Alamo Car Rental at Perpignan
Alamo Perpignan Airport
Perpignan Airport is located approximately 5km, or 3 miles northwest of Perpignan city, and provides access to all towns in the Pyrénées-Orientales department of France, coastal areas along the Mediterranean and to areas in Spain, as the border between the two countries is only forty kilometres from Perpignan. It is commonly referred to as the Llabanère Airport, or as the Perpignan-Rivesaltes Airport. In order to distinguish it from other airports, Perpignan has the airport code of PGF. At Perpignan Airport car hire companies such as Alamo can be found within the terminal building. Alamo offers high quality vehicles and a range of customer services from this airport location.
Perpignan Airport has a terminal building which can handle up to 700,000 passengers per annum, and is therefore comfortable for its current (approximate) 400,000 passengers every year. It has the facilities which can be expected at an airport of its size, and is considered as friendly and efficient. On the ground floor, there are the amenities which arriving passengers will find useful, including the Perpignan Airport car rental companies. Alamo, at this rental location, is open during the following hours: Monday – 09:30 to 10:15, 14:15 to 15:00 and 16:45 to 18:15, Tuesday to Thursday – 09:30 to 10:15, 14:15 to 15:00 and 17:30 to 18:15, Friday – 09:30 to 10:15, 14:15 to 15:00 and 16:45 to 18:15, Saturday – 09:30 to 10:15, 14:15 to 15:00 and 17:30 to 18:15, and on Sundays from 14:15 to 15:00 and 17:30 to 18:15. However, for the return of vehicles, it can sometimes be arranged out-of-office hours.
Alamo is a car rental company which began in 1974 with four locations in Florida, and quickly become popular as they pioneered the concept of unlimited mileage. Their business grew quickly over the years to many different countries around the world, and are now one of the largest providers of vacation car rental services. They have always focused their attention on providing a fun, low-cost, high-value rental experience to all family and leisure travellers. Other interesting aspects regarding Alamo’s services include their customized rental agreement the size of airline ticket, and Instant Alamo, a program that stores a customer’s individual rental information for instant reference. Alamo was the company to revolutionise collision damage waivers by introducing a price and coverage option for all renters, and was the first company to offer real-time booking capabilities on the internet in 1995. In 2005, Alamo also had the industry’s first and only online check-in system.
In order to assist more frequent renters, and all customers who are fond of Alamo’s services, there is the Quicksilver membership, that is offered free of charge. This service is available for all customers of Alamo, including those frequent and occasional, and generally allows customers to enjoy a simplified reservation and rental process. They are also able to skip the counter with the Alamo self-service kiosks at certain rental locations, and will receive special members-only deals. Enrolments for the Quicksilver membership can be easily completed from Alamo’s website.
Vehicles from Alamo Perpignan Airport are divided into various car groups, and can be hired by anyone just 21 years of age or older. However, drivers who are younger than 25 will pay higher rental rates for young drivers insurance, and may not be permitted to hire from certain vehicle categories. All renters will also need a major credit card, and have been driving legally in their country of residence for a minimum period of a year prior to the rental date. Customers who would prefer to hire a smaller and more affordable vehicle from Alamo can select the Economy category, with cars that are similar to the Peugeot 207 1.4. In general, Economy cars are light on fuel, easy to drive and may come with air conditioning, power steering and driver and passenger airbags. Compact Wagons is another popular category, with cars similar to the Peugeot 308 1.6.
Alternative vehicle categories from Alamo include Midsize, Standard, Standard Wagon, Fullsize, Fullsize Wagon, Premium Sport, Luxury, Van and SUV, and they contain vehicles which may include the Ford Mondeo 1.6, Peugeot 3008 1.6, VW Passat 1.8, Citroen C5 2.0, Audi A4 1.9, Mercedes C200 CDI 2.0, Peugeot 308RCZ 2.0, Citroen Grand Picasso C4 2.0, Citroen C8 2.0, Citroen Jumpy 2.2 and the Ford Kuga 2.0. The majority of vehicles can be arranged as an Alamo one way hire, and taken to all parts of France and to other European countries. They can then be returned to a different airport or downtown location. From Perpignan Airport, one way hires may incur additional charges, but could also be free of charge if returned to a French rental location.
For your vehicle from Alamo, hand controls for disabled drivers may be available, as well as a range of other items of equipment, for example, child seats and satellite navigation systems. A GPS is even included in the rentals of vehicles within certain categories, and is recommended for any driver who is unfamiliar with this region of France. These items will otherwise cost a few extra Euro per day of hire, but from Perpignan Airport, hand controls for those with a lower limb disability are free of charge.
Alamo, Perpignan Airport, will be happy to provide all further assistance required.
Perpignan Airport (PGFT71)
Aeroport De Labanere
Telephone Number: 33-4-68525052
Fax Number: (4)68516234