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Nestled in eastern France's Ain department is the commune of Ferney-Voltaire just between the Swiss border and the Jura Mountains. In fact, it is a part of Geneva's metropolitan area. Its name is also attributed to the fact that the famous philosopher and writer, Voltaire, also lived there, founded an industry that produced watches and pottery, and constructed a local church.
During your visit, consider arranging for car hire in Ferney Voltaire so you can easily see the local sights. The main attraction of the town is the house of Voltaire that was built from 1758 to 1766. The house is basically a chateau that is home to most of Voltaire's memorabilia and works.
After visiting Voltaire's house, drive a few metres from there to the house that dates back to the 1900s and built by Lambert, who sculpted the statue of his Voltaire. Alternatively, you can drive to the village where you can find 18th century homes and workshops of artisans. You can also find Voltaire's statue along with several restaurants.
Cheap car hire in Ferney Voltaire is useful to have if want to visit any of the nearby ski resorts in Premanon (41.8 kilometres on the D1005), Megeve (90.5 kilometres on the A40), and Thollon-les-Memises (64.5 kilometres). Chamonix is also within easy reach from Ferney Voltaire in an hour and 10-minute drive.
One of the fastest ways that you can arrive in Ferney Voltaire is by air travel and landing at the Geneva Airport that is just 5.3 kilometres away from the town. Car rental at Ferney Voltaire is available at the airport, so consider booking for a vehicle that can let you get to Ferney Voltaire in just 11 minutes.
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To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).