National Car Rental at Paris Orly
National Paris Orly Airport
There are many choices of car hire companies in both the South and West Terminals of Paris Orly Airport. National can be found in Hall 2 of the West Terminal (Orly Ouest).
Advance bookings can be made through National’s website at www.nationalcar.com. There are also many car rental discounts, one-way rental car specials and last minute reservation specials that are featured on their website. National car rental is available from over 3000 destinations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Caribbean, Latin America, Australia, Africa and Asian-Pacific.
National at Paris Orly Airport, has the type of vehicle suitable for any individual’s rental needs. There are 24 car categories available. Reservations are made per car category, rather than by car make or model. Some of the car categories include: Mini – Citroen C1 1.0, Economy – Fiat Punto 1.4, Economy Elite – Mini One 1.4, Compact – Ford Focus 1.6, Compact Hybrid – Honda Insight 1.6, Intermediate – Peugeot 407 1.8, Standard Wagon – Citroen C5 HBI 2.0, Fullsize – Audi A4 1.9 and the Luxury – Mercedes E250 3.0. The car makes and models mentioned are only example cars within the categories. Customers can be provided with these cars or with cars of a similar model. There are many more car categories from which customers can make their selection.
National offers the service of one-way rentals. Customers may collect their car at Paris Orly Airport and return it to another National location. No additional fees are charged if the vehicle is returned within the same city area. One-way rentals should be booked in advance, and keep in mind that, in France, Minivans may not be chosen for this service.
To rent a car from National, Paris Orly Airport, the primary renter must be at least 21 years of age. A young drivers surcharge may apply to those between the ages of 21 and 24. Younger drivers may also not be allowed to rent certain car models or larger sized vehicles. The primary renter, as well as any additional drivers registered, must have a valid drivers license, and all rentals require payment by credit card. The following credit cards are accepted by National: American Express, Diner’s Club International, MasterCard, Visa and Eurocard.
One of the many advantages of renting from National is that it entitles you to miles, points and other benefits from their many airline and hotel partners. National’s travel partners include: Aeroplan, AIR MILES, United Airlines, British Airways, Aloha Airlines, Air France/KLM, Alaska Airlines, Alitalia, Continental Airways, Delta Air Lines, Hawaiian Airlines, Midwest Airlines, Northwest Airlines, U.S. Airways, Hilt on Family of Hotels, Iberia Airlines, LAN Airlines, Etihad Airways and American Airlines
Budget’s FastBreak services are available at their Paris Orly Airport location. This service is to ensure quicker and easier rentals for Corporate Business Customers and Frequent Renters. Customers, who are considered as Frequent Renters, are those who have rented 3 times or more from Budget Rent a Car. All that is needed to apply is your driver’s license and credit card details, and it is free to join. FastBreak customers will have minimal paperwork to complete for their rentals and will receive priority service at all Budget locations that feature FastBreak. All the international airports and most downtown locations have this service. Applications can be made online.
Road Rules and Advice when Driving in France
- Driving is required on the right-hand side of the road.
- Only use horns in cases of extreme danger.
- If the driver behind you is flashing his headlights, he wants you to move out of the way.
- All drivers must obey the speed limits. Your drivers license will be confiscated if you are caught exceeding the limit by more than 40 km/h (24 mph).
- Hazard warning lights must be used by the last car in a line of slow moving traffic.
- Toll roads can be recognized by the French words ‘péage’ or ‘par péage’ written on blue signs.
National, at Paris Orly Airport is open between 06:00 and 23:59, from Mondays to Fridays. On Saturdays and Sundays, they are open from 06:30 to 23:30.
The contact details below can be used for further enquiries about National’s car rental specials, bookings and services.
National Car Rental at Paris Orly West Airport
AParis Orly (West) Airport (ORYT01)
Orly Quest Hall 2,
Telephone: +33 (0)1-497 536 37
Fax: +33 (0)1-497 536 40