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  1. vana

    vana Funster

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    Hi all

    Has anyone hired a car from the UK to travel and tour France, for say
    two weeks.
    The alterative would be to get a cheap flight and hire at a airport.
    Time around July.

    Thanks vana
     
  2. chaser

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    Why not go in your van, otherwise your second choice seems favourite to me get there quicker, flights probably less than the petrol to get there,less driving, no brainer really::bigsmile:
     
  3. vana

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    Hi Chaser

    Thanks for the reply, the options and considerations are for a member of
    my family.
    I am going out at a different time with our motorhome and the family member will join us for a period of their holiday.
    I was hoping someone had experience in either of hiring here and doing it that way or flying out and hiring from the airport.
    Costs may be a issue.

    Thanks vana
     
  4. yorkshirepudding

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    I did a fly-drive to Nice a few years back. Can't remember the details but struck me at the time as the cost efficient option. I guess a lot will depend on when you wish to go. My trip was off season and if my jaded memory serves me well car hire was £300 for 3 weeks.
     
  5. Road Runner

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    Book well in advance.......go to someone like skyscanner and put your destination in with a MONTHLY search as price then can be stunningly cheap........car hire will be cheaper at your destination.........
     

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