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Marseille-Saint-Charles station is the main railway station of Marseille and also the station for intercity buses. It is located near the city center and about 2 km from the Old Port. It was opened in 1848 and is located on a small hill connected to the city by a large staircase. More than a hundred trains pass through its 16 platforms every day, offering intercity, regional, high-speed TGV, and international Eurostar connections. Around 15 million passengers pass through the station every year. The journey from Paris to Marseille-Saint-Charles takes about 3 hours and 20 minutes, from Lyon about 1 hour and 45 minutes, and from Avignon as little as 55 minutes. When you leave the train station, you can simply go down the stairs and walk towards the city center. With buses, the metro and a tram you can reach the different parts of Marseille. And if you want to go to the airport, you will find both train and bus connections directly from the station, which only take 25 minutes.
Why rent a car in Marseille
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After leaving Marseille-Saint-Charles station, you can be in the center in less than 15 minutes on foot, exploring the city's rich past. Among the many treasures on display at the Musée d'Histoire de Marseille, you can admire the hull of a 2nd-century ship (one of the best-preserved in the world). Another 5-minute walk will take you to the city's charming Old Port. It's worth strolling along this picturesque harbor and admiring the many ships and yachts anchored there. If you want to try the freshly caught fish from the harbor, you should take the opportunity to eat in one of the local restaurants.
Where to pick up your Marseille Saint Charles train station rental car
When you pick up your car hire at Marseille Saint Charles train station, you will find that all of the car rental agencies are located in offices at the train station. Just take the exit at platform A and go to the left. You will find the offices next to the Ibis Hotel. Please make sure you have read the terms and conditions of your rental agreement before you arrive, so you know what documentation you need to provide and what the fuel consumption of the vehicle and the amount of the deposit is.
Most popular rental cars at Marseille Saint Charles train station
The most popular rental car in Marseille Saint Charles train station is the Mini or economy car category as they are the most suitable for driving through busy streets and cities.
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Whether you need to rent a car for business or pleasure, or if you need a car, Orbit Car Hire has several options for a rental at Marseille Saint Charles train station.
When renting a car at Marseille Saint Charles train station, remember to always bring your driver's license, a valid credit card, and additional proof of identity (e.g. a passport if you are renting abroad). Find your low-cost car hire at Marseille Saint Charles train station with Orbit Car Hire.
Marseille Saint Charles Station
Marseille, France 13232
What you need to know about renting a car
What do I need to rent a car in France?
A credit card in the name of the main driver needs to be presented. A security deposit may be required while renting a car so the credit card must have sufficient funds. You can find details about the security deposit listed while booking the vehicle as well as on your voucher. It is important to have a valid driving license with the name of the main driver as well as additional drivers when it applies. An International Driving Permit is required in addition to a National Driving License if the National Driving License you or any of the Additional Drivers hold is not identifiable as a Driving License, eg, it is in a non-Latin alphabet (eg Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Japanese). It can also depend on the country or car rental company you are renting with. If you have found a car on our website, you can press the rental terms link from the supplier for more information about driving license requirements. You will need to have identification with you such as a passport and ID cards. When you pick up your rental car you need to have your voucher with you.
How old do I need to be to rent a car in France?
The minimum age to rent a car is 21 years old but drivers with this age can rent only Mini and Economy Car Categories. Renters aged 25 and older may rent all Car Categories. With some suppliers for people over 75 years of age. Young driver surcharges may apply to many car rental companies for people under 25 years of age.
Do I need car insurance in France?
Insurances are very important when renting a car and can be different between countries. When renting a car in France with Orbit Car Hire the prices will include mandatory insurances in the country.
Do I need a credit card to rent a car in France?
In most cases, a credit card is required to be presented in the name of the main driver. A security deposit may be required when renting a car so it is important to have sufficient funds on the credit card. When searching for a car at Orbit you can see credit card requirements from all our suppliers.
Do I need an international driving license in France?
Drivers license issued in France or within the European Union does not have to provide an international drivers license. For drivers with a license issued outside of the EU will need to have an international driving license as well as your standard driving license. You must have both licenses with you at all times while driving a car in France.
How do I find the cheapest car hire in France?
You can find cheap car hire by comparing prices with all major car rentals at Orbit. A good idea can be to book in advance as the prices can increase closer to the travel period.
What is the cheapest rental car in France?
You will find the mini car category or economy cars to be the cheapest car categories. Vehicles such as Renault Twingo and Citroen C3 often provide the best prices.
What is the best car rental company in France?
You may find excellent service provided by companies such as Europcar, Enterprise Rent a Car, Keddy by Europcar, Alamo Rent a Car, and GoldCar.
What types and makes of rental car deals can I find in France?
You will find car types such as mini, economy, compact, Full-Size, and luxury cars. Popular rental cars are Citroen C3, Renault Twingo, Peugeot 308, Toyota Yaris.
Does my rental car have unlimited mileage when I book it for France?
Most car rentals in France offer unlimited mileage in their offers.
How to hire a car in France?
You can hire a car in France with Orbit Car Hire in simple steps. First, you define where you would like to pick up and return the car, enter dates and times and you can search for your cheap France car hire.
How much is it to rent a car in France?
It will depend on where in France you would like to rent a car and at what period. The summer months can be more expensive than during the winter. You can find prices down to 12 GBP per day.
Can you rent an automatic car in France?
Yes, you can find a wide range of automatic rental cars in France. The best way to find your automatic car hire in France is to filter the "Automatic" transmission when searching for your vehicle.
Can I rent a car in France?
Yes, you can rent a car in France in simple steps with Orbit Car Hire. You just need to be over 21 years of age and have held the driving license for a minimum of one year (This can depend on the car hire companies)
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