Auto Europe Bergerac Airport
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Auto Europe Bergerac Airport
Bergerac Airport is located in the mid-western region of France, and is to the east of Bordeaux, one of the larger cities of the country. The airport has the official code of EGC, and is known as the Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport, due to the area that it serves, or as the Bergerac-Roumanière Airport, as it is so closely located to Roumanière. Transport options are limited; therefore many passengers arrange a hire car, from one of the Bergerac Airport car hire companies, such as Auto Europe. Auto Europe is one of the world’s largest providers of car rental services, and offers their customers a variety of services and only vehicles of the latest models.
The airport of Bergerac handles only around 300,000 passengers per annum, but has the capacity to handle up to 400,000, due to recent expansion works. It consists of an arrival and departure area, with all facilities on the same level, and a car parking lot outside the terminal building. Since that there are no bus or train services available from Bergerac Airport, a rented car from Auto Europe is the ideal option for transport. It is also more comfortable and convenient to reach all the attractions in the area of Bergerac in your own vehicle. Auto Europe Bergerac Airport is open at all hours at which flights arrive at the airport, and cars can be hired directly over the rental counters, however, only an advanced reservation will ensure that your ideal choice of vehicle is available for arrival.
Passengers driving a rented car from Bergerac Airport will easily be able reach the city of Bergerac on the N21, which is the airport’s main access road. The journey will take just ten to fifteen minutes, depending on traffic and the destination. This main road also leads north of Bergerac to Périgueux, and to the south, providing access to areas such as Castillonnès, Villeneuve-sur-Lot and Agen. Further south of Agen is also the city of Toulouse, and to the west of Bergerac is Bordeaux, linked by the D936. Other popular destinations from Bergerac are Sarlat, Lalinde and Eymet.
Auto Europe’s vehicles are arranged by vehicle category, and are therefore booked accordingly. The categories available at Bergerac Airport include Mini, Economy, Compact and Midsize, and the smaller vehicle models are generally the most cost efficient to hire. They are also light on fuel, and can be driven for short or long distances. Their only drawback is that they don’t have much room for luggage. Smaller vehicle models are similar to the Renault Twingo, Peugeot 107, Volkswagen Golf and VW Polo, while larger vehicles include the Opel Astra Sport Tourer, a Mid-size vehicle. Other vehicles available from Auto Europe are the Renault Clio and the Peugeot 207 Hatchback.
Many of the Bergerac Airport car rental companies offer all-inclusive rental quotes, and Auto Europe is no exception. Their prices are offered at basic or inclusive rates for most vehicle categories, and customers will have a choice as to which price will be more suitable. The basic rate covers the cost of public liability insurance, fire insurance and the value added tax, while an inclusive quote covers the same, but optional collision damage waiver and theft protection as well. The rates do not cover the mandatory airport surcharge applicable to rentals from Bergerac Airport, or any mandatory road tax/registration fees that will need to be paid locally. All vehicles from Auto Europe, with the exception of a few luxury models and convertibles, are hired with unlimited mileage, and may come with some nice features, such as air conditioning, air bags, power steering and ABS brakes.
Auto Europe hand controls for disabled drivers are available on certain types of automatic vehicles, and are useful for drivers with a lower limb deficiency, as the device operates the brake and accelerator pedals of the vehicle. It may also include a steering wheel knob. From Bergerac Airport, hand controls are free of charge, but all other optional items of equipment, such as child seats and satellite navigation systems, will cost a few extra Euros per day of hire. It is recommended to reserve any item needed in advance of your arrival at Bergerac Airport. One way hires are another option available to customers of Auto Europe, and is a service which allows the rented car to be returned to a different location than from where it was collected. Auto Europe one way hires are usually free of charge provided that the vehicle is returned to a location within the country of France.
Customers who choose to rent a car from Auto Europe, Bergerac Airport, will need to be at least 21 years of age, and to have a valid drivers license. A major credit card, such as American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard or Visa will also be required. Before leaving the airport, ensure that you are comfortable with the workings of the vehicle, and that you have all the emergency numbers on hand, should an accident or breakdown occur.
Address: Bergerac Airport
From North America only: Tel +1 207 842 2000 Fax +1 207 842-2222 1-888-223-5555 toll-free
Alternatively – view international phone list on Auto Europe’s website, at www.autoeurope.com.