CompareCarHire.co.uk compares the prices of well-known car hire companies in France, including the following location: Gien Train Station
Regular rail services arrive and depart Gien Rail Station from Paris and Orleans, as well as from destinations from the south. Getting to this pretty little town by train is more favourable than travelling by bus and when you arrive there is cheap car hire at Gien Rail Station.
Gien itself is 130kms or so due south of Paris, about 80kms southeast of Orleans, and sits in a fairly flat region of the central French countryside. The Loire River runs through it and makes for some nice drives with car rental in Gien Rail Station for those who fancy exploring.
To the outside world, Gien is not high profile, although it does churn out some top quality china and there is a factory and museum dedicated to the process. You can tour the Gien Ceramics Museum (Musee de la Faïencerie) and see what is being made.
The town was bombed during WWII by German planes, although much of it has been faithfully restored, including the monumental chateau - which is now a museum, the International Museum of Hunting. The 15th century museum has many fascinating exhibits of hunting and you can see it with car hire in Gien Rail Station.
There are also some other sights worth checking out in and around town, plus tourists should think about spending more time admiring the countryside. Orleans is only around an hour to the northwest with car rental in Gien Rail Station, while Bourges is south, Tours west and Dijon east.
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Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
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).