Car Hire Rennes Train Station
|Monday||08:00 - 21:00|
|Tuesday||08:00 - 21:00|
|Wednesday||08:00 - 21:00|
|Thursday||08:00 - 21:00|
|Friday||08:00 - 21:00|
|Saturday||08:30 - 17:00|
|Sunday||16:00 - 21:00|
Rennes Train Station car hire, tailor-made for youWe make car rental easy, because we know you can’t wait to feel the freedom of the road and get the very most out of your stay. Wherever your travels take you, the keys are waiting for you to unlock the world.
You'll find the Avis office on Place de la Gare.
Plan your trip from Rennes Train Station
The city of Rennes was rebuilt in 1720 after almost entirely burning down. It has a distinctly different feel to the rest of ancient Brittany. Stylish and lively, Rennes is the capital of Brittany and the gateway to France’s most northwestern region. Collect your Avis hire car from Rennes Train Station and discover the city for yourself.
A popular student enclave, Rennes boasts an air of youth with lively nightlife, plenty of cafes and an impressive restaurant scene spread around the city.
To learn more about the history and culture of Rennes and Brittany visit the new cultural centre of Les Champs Libres. It houses the Museum of Brittany, and the Espace des Sciences, which features a planetarium.
The Rennes’ medieval quarter one of its top attractions. With ancient buildings and winding streets, the area is a joy to wander through. The 17th century Cathédrale St-Pierre is a must-see, inside and out. Its interior boasts striking neoclassical features. Be sure to explore the of shops and street side cafes on Rue le Bastard, which links the city’s main squares: Place de la République, Place Sainte Anne and Place de la Mairie.
Road trips from RennesRennes sits at the very heart of Brittany and from this lively city, all of this fascinating region is yours to discover. With your Avis hire car, you can tour in comfort and luxury.
The old capital of Brittany, Nates is an hour and twenty minutes south of Rennes along the N137. Sitting on the banks of the River Loire, this ancient city was founded by the Celts and offers plenty of historical sights including the Château des Ducs de Bretagne (the Castle of the Dukes of Brittany), the gothic Cathédrale Saint Pierre and the Musée Jules Verne, a museum housing many 1st-edition books and handwritten manuscripts.
One of the most popular beaches along France’s Atlantic coast, La Baule-Escoublac is an hour and 45 minutes’ drive south of Rennes along the N137. With beautiful, white sands that stretch for 8km and gentle waves, La Baule is a great family destination. With its long promenade of resort facilities it is the perfect spot for a quick beach getaway on the west coast of France.
With your Avis hire car, Brittany is yours to explore.
Road rules in FranceIn France, please drive on the right side of the road.
Unique country driving laws
In built-up areas give way to traffic coming from the right “priorité a droite”.
Traffic on a roundabout has right of way.
Bus lanes are reserved exclusively for buses, taxis and bicycles.
For a standard Avis rental vehicle with no trailers:
- Urban areas: 31 mph (50 km/h)
- Rural areas: 55 mph (90 km/h) or 62mph (100km/h)
- Motorways: 80 mph (130 km/h)
Please be aware of changing speeds indicated by road signs and change of speed due to Weather conditions (130 km/h is reduced to 110 km/h).
Child safety / Seatbelt laws
It is compulsory for all to wear a seatbelt inside the vehicle.
Children under 10 must be fitted to a child seat.
Please note - It is the child’s parent / guardian or vehicle renter’s responsibility to fit the child seat.