Europcar, La Rochelle Airport Car Rental


La Rochelle, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

Europcar - La Rochelle Airport Information, Car Rental Instructions & Policies

Store Location



+33 0 546410908

Pickup from Branch or Car Park & After Hours Pickup

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Return to the Store, Car Park or Key Box & After Hours Return

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Opening Hours

Days of WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Opening hours
08:00 -11:00
13:30 -14:30
17:00 -18:00
08:00 -11:00
13:00 -17:00
15:00 -17:30
15:00 -17:30
10:00 -11:00
16:00 -17:30
10:00 -11:00
16:00 -17:30


Deposits are depending on which car type your rental car falls into, and can be paid with credit cards(pre-authorization)
Representative Car ModelsDeposit Amount(approx.)Business Days Required for Refund

Applicable to all car types,incl. Compact,Suv,Economy,Mini and others.

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EUR 30030-60

Accepted Cards

Credit cards issued by the following companies qualify a car rental from this store: Visa, Master, DinersClub, JCB, AMEX

Visa Master DinersClub JCB AMEX

Note that two credit cards may be asked for upon pickup if your rental car falls into these car types: Mercedes-benz E-class Aut., Mercedes Classe V, Audi A5 Sportback Automatique, Volvo Xc90 Hybride


Yes. E-voucher is accepted. Show the digital voucher on your mobile instead of a print-out is good enough.

Driver Age Requirements

18 - 100 years old

Driver's License Requirements

The main driver and any additional drivers will need to provide a full driving license in their name with no major endorsements. The license should be held for at least 1-2 year(s).

The following models require 1 year's of license holding time: Fiat 500, Volkswagen Polo, B Renault Clio

The following models require 3 year's of license holding time: C Ford Focus, Renault Kangoo-diesel, Jeep Renegade, Series Active Tourer, F Renault Kadjar, Jeep Compass, Mini Convertible Cabrio, New Ecosport, Jeep Compass, Seat Tarraco 7 Places, Citroen C4 Spacetourer, Ford Transit, Renault Grand-scenic, Opel Cascada, Volkswagen Coccinelle Tsi 105 Cv Cabriolet, Hyundai Tucson, Mercedes Classe V Auto-diesel, Kia Cerato, Nissan Qashqai, Bmw Serie 1, Fiat 500 Cabrio, Toyota Proace Combi 9p-diesel, Renault Espace Auto 7 Places-diesel, Volkswagen T5, Hyundai Tucson

The following models require 5 year's of license holding time: Audi A5 Sportback Automatique

The following models require 7 year's of license holding time: Mercedes Classe C, Mercedes-benz C Klasse Gps, Bmw X3, Audi Q3, Renault Zoe Gps, Mercedes C Class, Volkswagen T6 Kombi-diesel, Mercedes-benz E-class Aut., Mercedes E 250 Coupe Cdi, Bmw 2 Series Convertible Aut., I Chrysler 300, Mercedes C-class, Cadillac Escalade

The following models require 10 year's of license holding time: Audi A8, Audi A8 4x4-diesel, Chevrolet Camaro Convertible, Renault Talisman Pneus Neige, Audi Q7, Mini Cooper, Porsche Panamera, Ford Mustang Cabriolet

For foreign renters, you need to bring:

Domestic License + IDP

Please note that the IDP(International Driving Permit) is only a translation and you must bring your original driver’s license with you.

For local renters, you need to bring:

Full Driving License issued in France

This option applies to customers with local driving license, please show your local license at pick-up.

Additional Extras

Extras Prices
Extras Prices
Toddler car seat rental
Toddler car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 40-100 lbs /18-45kg (approx. 4 - 11 years)
EUR 10/day
GPS rental
GPS rental
Provided by the local stores. Usually, interface and voice are of the local language.
EUR 14/day
capped at EUR 70
Infant car seat rental
Infant car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing under 20 lbs /9kg (birth to approx. 1-12 months)
EUR 14.93/day
capped at EUR 74.65
Child car seat rental
Child car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 20-40 lbs /9-18kg (approx. 1 - 3 years)‌
EUR 5/day
Child booster seat rental
Child booster seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 40-80 lbs /18-36 kg
EUR 5/day

Cross Border

Free of Charge:

Taking rental cars to following countries is allowed and free of charge:
Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Finland, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, Vatican City State, Greece, Ireland, United Kingdom
Please obtain prior written authorization from Europcar to drive the Vehicle outside the Territory. This Authorization may be given within 50 hours of Your request.


Depending on which countries to bring the rental cars to, policies differ:


EUR 38.5 per rental


Depending on which countries to bring the rental cars to, policies differ:
Crossing border to islands and the Ceuta and Melilla enclaves are not allowed.


Taking rental cars to following countries is not allowed:
Czech Republic

Cross Islands

To be updated


To be updated

Fuel Policy (what does it mean)

To be updated

Distances to Airports | Railway Stations | Hotels | Other Landmarks


0.1 mi from La Rochelle Airport

Railway Stations

3 mi from La Rochelle Train Station


1.4 mi from Escale Balnéo

1.5 mi from Le 303 Appartement

1.6 mi from Hôtel Alizéa

Map view of Europcar Store Location
coordinates: 46.179167 -1.195278

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Besides credit cards and debit cards, now you can pay for online car rentals with cryptocurrency in 2020. Bitcoin(BTC), ethereum(ETH), and bitcoin cash(BCH) are accepted. Wonder how long does a bitcoin transaction takes and how to pay with bitcoin? Read our FAQs.
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