Car Hire in Lyon

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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Lyon Saint Exupery Railway Station
Economy
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
RentScape
£ 12.47 / per day
Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Mini
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ok Mobility
£ 13.98 / per day
City Centre
Compact Commercial Van/Truck
Renault Kangoo or comparable
Renault Kangoo
  • 2
  • 8
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 22.30 / per day
Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Intermediate
Skoda Enyaq or comparable
Skoda Enyaq
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 29.88 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Compact Elite
Citroen DS3 or comparable
Citroen DS3
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
£ 35.84 / per day
Lyon-Part-Dieu Railway Station
Standard
Peugeot 508 or comparable
Peugeot 508
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
£ 44.88 / per day
City Centre
Full-size SUV
BMW X1 or comparable
BMW X1
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Flizzr
£ 50.43 / per day
Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Intermediate Elite Crossover
Mercedes GLA or comparable
Mercedes GLA
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 57.83 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 08:36 on 2024-04-20.

Travel Information

Languages
French
Currency
EUR
Drive on
Right-hand side
Dialing code
+33
Average car hire price
£ 33 per day
Average car hire length
6 days
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h or 31 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
80 - 130 km/h or 50 - 81 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Score
8.8 / 10
Average gasoline price
£ 1.63 per litre or £ 6.17 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.47 per litre or £ 5.55 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.72 per litre or £ 6.53 / 1 gallon

One-way Car Hire in Lyon

The most popular one-way car hire options for pick up in Lyon and drop off in another city include:

  • From Lyon to Paris - 176 offers from £ 29.85 per day
  • From Lyon to Munich - 66 offers from £ 74.19 per day
  • From Lyon to Chambéry - 67 offers from £ 25.58 per day
  • From Lyon to Milan - 18 offers from £ 319.10 per day
  • From Lyon to Marseille - 87 offers from £ 29.85 per day

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire in Lyon the most affordable?

According to our data, prices for hiring a car in Lyon fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph displays the average hire prices in each month in order to help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day in Lyon
£ 31.54
January
£ 39.76
February
£ 41.73
March
£ 37.47
April
£ 45.71
May
£ 52.95
June
£ 61.84
July
£ 50.07
August
£ 49.94
September
£ 40.02
October
£ 27.05
November
£ 38.52
December
The best month to hire a car in Lyon is November (when the average price is £ 27.05 per day). This is 37% less than the yearly average and 56% less than hiring in July (when the average price is £ 61.84).

This information can help you determine the low season. But note that these prices are only averages. The cost of your hire is determined by the type of car you select, the length of time you hire it for and how much in advance you book. Simply type in your dates in the form at the top of the page in order to find out the exact prices.

What is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Lyon?

How long travelers keep their rental cars for varies from month to month: in July, the average renter keeps their car for 8 days, and in May, they keep their car for 5 days.
Average number of hire days in Lyon
6
January
6
February
6
March
6
April
5
May
7
June
8
July
8
August
5
September
5
October
6
November
6
December

What is the most favoured month for hiring a car in Lyon?

Given the number of searches made by our customers, the most popular month for car hire in Lyon is January, and the least popular is August.
Popularity of Car Hire in Lyon by Monthly Searches
128%
January
113%
February
120%
March
82%
April
86%
May
86%
June
82%
July
70%
August
110%
September
114%
October
94%
November
114%
December

Car Hire Information

Car hire locations 13
Airport locations 1
Popular suppliers RentScape, Ok Mobility, Alamo, Keddy, Enterprise
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, Large cars
Lowest price £ 12 per day
Cheapest supplier RentScape

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
RentScape Peugeot 208 5 1 Small cars
RentScape Peugeot 2008 5 2 Medium cars
RentScape Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Ok Mobility Seat Ibiza 5 1 Small cars
Alamo Peugeot 308 4 2 Medium cars
Keddy Volkswagen Golf 5 2 Medium cars
Keddy Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Ok Mobility Peugeot 108 5 1 Small cars
Alamo Renault Twingo 3 1 Small cars
Ok Mobility Peugeot 2008 5 2 SUVs

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Toyota Yaris Cross
17 February 2024
Great skiing trip with the family
United Kingdom
Peugeot 2008
2 February 2024
Skiing holiday- very good
United Kingdom
Volvo XC60
6 January 2024
Dropped daughter off at Lyon University. Lyon is complicated so satnav essential. The car was perfect
United Kingdom
Fiat 500
4 August 2022
Visited all the alpine lakes. Went swimming in all of them.
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Enterprise
8.7 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
RentScape
6.4 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
28
Total rental companies
15
Average daily price
£ 33.45
Lowest daily price
£ 12.47
Total cars available
1129

Top 15 Suppliers in Lyon in 2024

Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.7 / 73 reviews
3 locations
£ 22 - £ 165
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8.5 / 184 reviews
2 locations
£ 33 - £ 159
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.3 / 81 reviews
7 locations
£ 33 - £ 167
Ok Mobility
Ok Mobility
Very good 8.1 / 68 reviews
1 location
£ 14 - £ 77
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8.1 / 59 reviews
5 locations
£ 30 - £ 67
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8 / 150 reviews
5 locations
£ 25 - £ 62
Dollar
Dollar
Very good 8 / 15 reviews
6 locations
£ 30 - £ 90
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8 / 14 reviews
5 locations
£ 32 - £ 106
Budget
Budget
Good 7.9 / 31 reviews
3 locations
£ 32 - £ 151
Sicily By Car
Sicily By Car
Good 7.8 / 4 reviews
2 locations
£ 23 - £ 87
Flizzr
Flizzr
Good 7.8
6 locations
£ 32 - £ 114
Hertz
Hertz
Good 7.7 / 26 reviews
4 locations
£ 36 - £ 118
National
National
Good 7.6 / 27 reviews
2 locations
£ 36 - £ 155
Avis
Avis
Good 7.5 / 25 reviews
5 locations
£ 35 - £ 81
RentScape
RentScape
Satisfactory 6.4 / 207 reviews
3 locations
£ 12 - £ 132
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