Car rental in Grenoble
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Car rental in Grenoble

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In Grenoble we recommend the following car rental offers

from 48 $ per day
Basic package

Good offers for a small budget

e.g. Fiat 500
7 Days from 23.07 - 30.07.2024
Example vehicle
from 49 $ per day

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

e.g. Peugeot 208
7 Days from 23.07 - 30.07.2024
Example vehicle
from 52 $ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

e.g. Fiat 500
7 Days from 23.07 - 30.07.2024
Example vehicle

Exploring the City

Discover the city's numerous attractions with the convenience and flexibility of a rented car. Start with La Bastille, a series of fortifications, and the Musée de Grenoble, famous for its collection of fine art. Travel to the Palais de l’Isle or ride up the hills on the Grenoble-Bastille Cable Car for breathtaking views of the city and surrounding alps.

Driving in Grenoble

  • Speed Limits: The maximum speed limit in urban areas is typically 50km/h, while on open roads it ranges from 80km/h to 130km/h.
  • Parking: Grenoble provides a number of car parks, including underground and on-street parking. Ensure to respect parking signs and zones, especially in the city center.
  • Traffic rules: The French drive on the right-hand side of the road. Seatbelts are compulsory for all car occupants, and the use of handheld mobile phones while driving is prohibited.

Weather in Grenoble

Enjoy mild, sunny summers in Grenoble with temperatures averaging between 20°C and 30°C. With chilly winters, temperatures range from -1°C to 6°C, perfect for the Alpine skiing season.

Car Class Recommendations

Considering Grenoble's mountainous terrain, an SUV or a car with a powerful engine is ideal for comfortable travel. However, for those staying within the city, a compact or economy car would suffice, allowing easy navigation through narrow city streets and parking.

Local Currency

The currency of France is the Euro, and credit cards are widely accepted. It is however good to have some cash for small local vendors and parking meters.

Neighborhoods and Surrounding Cities

Discover the older quarters of the city, such as Notre-Dame and St-Laurent for a taste of historic Grenoble. Venture out to nearby cities of Lyon or Geneva, conveniently accessible with your rental car, for a day trip.

Insider Tips

Music and culture enthusiasts should plan their visit around the Grenoble Street Art Fest or the Cabaret Frappé Music Festival. For outdoor adventurers, don't miss out on skiing down the Alps or hiking up the Chartreuse Mountains.

Experience Grenoble with the ease of a rental car, making your journey through this mesmerizing city all the more memorable.

Frequently asked questions about car rental booking Grenoble

How much does a rental car cost in Grenoble?


Grenoble car classes

Book a rental car for a week

A rental car is available in Grenoble from as little as 333 $ per week. It is suitable to rent from your first day of travel to be flexible on the spot immediately.

For a day trip to the neighboring cities of Grenoble you can also book a rental car for one day. This is available from 48 $ per day.

Reserve a family car

Book a small car

With a few small cars you are particularly flexible on the road. You get this from already 333 $ per week or 48 $ per day . You can drive carefree through the narrow streets of Grenoble.

What can I visit in Grenoble?


Must-do's in Grenoble and surroundings

Grenoble is known for its history, historic monuments in the city center and breathtaking nature. Everything here can be reached quickly by rental car. The following attractions should not be missed during your trip through Grenoble:

  • The Bastille: an old military fortress with an incomparable view over the city.
  • Musee de Grenoble: Third largest art collection in France. 
  • Tour Perret: An observation tower in the heart of the city.

Can I book my rental car without deductible?


Excess for car rental in Grenoble

The deductible for your rental car is the portion that you have to pay yourself in case of damage. To ensure that you do not incur any additional costs in the event of damage, we recommend comprehensive insurance without excess.

Simply select the filter "Without deductible/reimbursement of the deductible" and only offers that can be booked without deductible will appear.

Can I take my pet with me on the trip?


Taking pets with you when traveling

You can usually take your pet with you on your trip through Grenoble without any problems. If, for example, you want to take your dog with you, make sure to bring a box or a pet safety seat.

Be sure to remove pet hair as best as possible before dropping off the rental car, because even with pet hair in the rental car, you may be subject to an additional cleaning fee.

Can I book my rental car without a credit card?


Book a rental car without credit card

Depending on the rental company you can use the following other payment methods to book your car rental in Grenoble:

  • PayPal
  • AmazonPay
  • Direct Debit
  • PayDirect
  • Invoice

Note: Many rental companies in Grenoble require a security deposit at the time of your rental. For this, many rentals require a credit card. In some cases, you can also pay the deposit in cash.

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