Budget Car Rental at Perpignan Airport
Perpignan Airport is found in the Pyrénées-Orientales department of France, and serves the city of Perpignan, as well as many other surrounding areas. It handles around 400,000 passengers per annum, but has the capacity for 700,000 per year. Although not a very large airport, Perpignan is an important gateway, and is well equipped with a variety of facilities for its passengers. It is conveniently located just a few minutes from the city, as well as from the A9 Autoroute which leads north to Narbonne and south to Spain. Passengers can rent a car from one of the Perpignan Airport car hire companies, such as Budget, and easily drive to all nearby attractions. Budget is popular for their low car rental rates, as well as their vehicles which are in good condition.
Perpignan Airport, or the Perpignan-Rivesaltes Airport, has a single terminal building, with the arrival hall on the ground floor and departure areas on the upper level. Nearby arrivals, passengers will find the car hire companies of the airport, including rental desks for Budget Perpignan Airport. Budget has thousands of rental locations across the world, and has been a favourite choice by millions for quality car hire. Their vehicles are cleaned and checked for safety before every rental, and are only of the latest models. Customers can therefore expect to receive a car which is in excellent condition and that will easily take them to any destination. Once arriving at Perpignan, simply go directly to Budget in order to arrange your vehicle, or make an advanced reservation online. Sometimes the better rental rates are offered for earlier bookings. In general however, Budget’s rental rates are considered as very affordable.
The rental terms and conditions of the Perpignan Airport car rental companies are similar, but it is wise to read the specific terms which are related to your chosen car hire company before arriving at the airport. Budget’s are relatively simply to understand. All drivers registered on the rental agreement must meet the minimum age requirement of 21, however, certain vehicle categories can only be hired by persons over the age of 25. Younger drivers (persons under the age of 25) will pay higher rental rates (an extra EUR 25.00 per day for a maximum of ten rental days). This is the young driver surcharge added by the majority of the major car hire companies. Ensure that you have held your driving license for a minimum period of two years prior to the rental date, and that you have a major credit card for payment of the rental. The cards accepted by Budget are American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard, Mastercard, Visa and Budget Charge Cards. For certain car groups, two major credit cards are required.
From Perpignan Airport, one way hires and cross border traffic can be arranged, and there are certain regulations which need to be followed regarding these options as well. Rented cars are allowed to be driven to countries which include Italy, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and Sweden, and will have no extra charges if returned to the country of France. Vehicles can be taken to the United Kingdom as well, provided that they are returned to the mainland. For Italy, cross border rentals are only allowed for the car groups of A, B, C and F. Budget one way hires are most convenient for travellers who will not be returning to Perpignan Airport, as it allows the vehicle to be delivered to an alternative rental location.
Besides just quality vehicles, customers may also hire additional items of equipment from Budget, such as child seats for children of all ages and satellite navigation systems, which will help lead you to any destination. For disabled drivers, Budget hand controls can also be requested for certain types of automatic vehicles. This device operates the brake and accelerator pedals of the vehicle, and may include a steering wheel knob. It does not operate any other vehicle functions, for example, the car lights, blinkers or windshield wipers. It is therefore ideal for use by persons with a lower limb disability. From Perpignan Airport, hand controls are available free of charge.
Perpignan Airport is one of Budget’s Fastbreak locations, which means that all customers who are members of Fastbreak can enjoy priority counter service, and in general, faster reservations, rentals and returns. This membership is specifically for more frequent renters, who are those who have rented three or more times from Budget. Anyone who would like to apply for the membership may need to have three rental agreements as proof. The membership is free of charge, and available to anyone who meets the minimum requirements as set by Budget.
Vehicles hired by Budget, at Perpignan Airport, are arranged into various categories, and these include Mini 2-door, Economy 2 or 4-door, Economy 4-doora and Compact 4-door. Mini cars are the smaller of Budget’s vehicles, and may be similar to the Ford Ka Titanium, while Economy cars are slightly larger, and include the Ford Fiesta Trend and the Renault Clio. Compact cars are similar to the Opel Astra 1.7. Customers of Budget will usually have various fuel options, either paying upfront for a tank or re-fuelling before returning the vehicle to the airport. Budget can also fill up the tank upon your return, but this may lead to additional charges. All vehicles will begin their rental period with a full tank of fuel.
Contact Budget, Perpignan Airport, for all further enquiries.
Budget Car Rental
Perpignan, 66600 FR
Telephone Number: 33-4-68-56-95-95
- Free Amendments
- Free Cancellations
- No Card Fees