Avis Car Rental at Lille
Avis Lille Airport
Lille Airport is found in northern France, and is just a fifteen minute drive from the city centre of Lille. It is also known as the Lille-Lesquin Airport, due to its location in this area, and it has been allocated the official airport code of LIL. It is the 12th busiest airport in France, with over a million passengers per annum, and lies in a very strategic position, nearby the borders of Belgium, and Paris, the capital city of the country. Passengers arriving at this airport will find a few transport options available, and may also rent a car from car hire companies such as Avis Lille Airport. Avis is one of the favourite car rental companies of the world, well known and loved for their competitive rental rates.
Lille Airport has one passenger terminal, a terminal for general (private) and business aviation and a modern freight terminal, since that the airport is very important for cargo movement as well, carrying almost 38,000 tons per year. The passenger terminal is well organised to be highly efficient, and to minimize all waiting and transfer times experienced by its visitors. There are several useful facilities within the building as well. Just outside the arrival hall, passengers will find the Lille Airport car hire companies, such as Avis, Hertz, Europcar, National and Auto Europa. Avis is one of the more popular choices, offering a wide variety of vehicles for hire, and various price options. Customers can hire a car directly from Avis at Lille Airport, or in advance, over the internet. At airport locations such as this one, passengers are recommended to book their hire car as early as possible.
Avis Lille Airport is open for reservations and vehicle collections at the following times: Monday to Friday – 07:30 to 22:45, Saturdays – 09:30 to 11:15 and from 13:00 to 15:30, and on Sundays from 06:15 to 22:45. Lille Airport itself mainly handles aircraft movements between 05:00 and 23:00, but is open to international traffic twenty-four hours a day. Avis will need to see your valid drivers license, proving that you have been driving for a year or more, and that you are 21 years of age or older. The primary renter will also require a major credit card in his/her name for payment of the rental. Although 21 is the minimum age required by Avis, all customers under the age of 25 will need to pay an extra amount per day of hire, for young driver fees. Younger renters will also not be permitted to hire from the following vehicle categories: E (Fullsize), F (Standard), G (Convertible), M, N and O (Vans). The young driver fee is applicable up to a maximum of ten rental days.
In France, and from the Lille Airport car rental companies, vehicles which are smaller come with much lower rental rates, and are generally vehicles which have a manual transmission. Avis vehicles also feature air conditioning, and are only of the latest models, to ensure maximum safety and comfort for their passengers. Cars in the Subcompact, Economy and Compact categories of Avis are similar to the Renault Twingo, Opel Corsa, Citroen C3 and the Peugeot 308. Intermediate and Standard sized vehicles are a bit larger, and are often more suitable for families. They offer more room for luggage, and may travel the long road a little easier. Intermediate cars include the Citroen C5 and the Citroen Grand Picasso C4, and Standard vehicles are similar to the Mercedes Class C. Premium and Luxury cars are more elegant, and Vans are even larger, for example, the Renault Traffic Combi for nine.
From Lille Airport, one way hires and cross-border rentals may be possible, and are convenient options for customers planning on a more extensive journey. Avis one way hires may be returned to any other rental location in France, or even an Avis agency in another country. Belgium is very nearby to Lille, and it is often the case that travellers cross over to this country as well. Vehicles from Avis may just not be taken to Greece, Turkey, Eastern Europe, Commonwealth of Independent States and Baltic States, as well as to the Republic of Ireland. Vehicles may also travel in the United Kingdom, provided that they are returned to the mainland. One way hires may be more expensive if they are returned to further locations.
Other special services from car rental companies may include the rental of optional equipment (child seats, luggage racks, satellite navigation systems etc.) and from Avis, hand controls for disabled drivers could be arranged. This device may be used by a disabled person who has a lower limb deficiency, as it operates the brake and accelerator pedals of the vehicle. For rentals from Lille Airport, hand controls are free of charge, but all other items of equipment will be extra. It is important to reserve all items required as early as possible.
Customers who are members of Avis Preferred will enjoy a range of exclusive benefits when hiring a vehicle from Lille Airport. All paperwork is pre-prepared, and there are priority Avis Preferred counters. Their vehicles will be parked in the most convenient spaces as well. Avis Preferred members can also access all their details online, and make use of a dedicated call centre reservation line. All further details are available from Avis, at Lille Airport.
Aeroport De Lille
Lille, 59810, FR
Telephone Number: (33)03 59 09 64 71