Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Toulouse car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Toulouse.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Toulouse car rental.
Some car hire companies in Toulouse which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Avis, Europcar and Hertz
On average a hire car in Toulouse costs $46 per day.
The average price of fuel in Toulouse is $9.77 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $117 and $156, depending on the car size.
Economy (Citroen DS3 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Toulouse.
The only car hire company onsite at Blagnac airport is Hertz.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car hire in Toulouse costs $32 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car hire in Toulouse costs $62 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Toulouse costs $67 per day, on average.
In Toulouse, cars are most frequently hired at Goldcar Rental SP Aéroport de Toulouse-Blagnac, Avenue de Rome (7 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Toulouse costs $319 per week ($46 per day).
On average a car hire in Toulouse costs $1,367 per month ($46 per day).
For visitors who don't require much space, a small, compact car is ideal for driving through the streets of Toulouse. But if you're heading to the countryside, a sedan is best as it offers enough space and comfort for longer journeys. In case you're traveling with the whole family, a minivan is recommended.
The speed limit in urban areas across France is typically 50 kilometers per hour (31 miles per hour), but it may be lower in certain residential areas, so look for posted signs. Speed limit in two to three-lane roads is 90 km/h (55 mph), and 110 km/h (68 mph) on four-lane routes. Highways have a speed limit of 130 km/h (80 mph). The limits are lower in wet weather.
The average petrol prices in Toulouse are approximately €5.30 (around $6.03) per gallon. You can find lower prices of around €4.92 ($5.60) per gallon, and the higher prices are usually €5.68 ($6.47) per gallon. Avoid filling up your tank on the autoroute (highway), and wait instead until you find the next town as hypermarkets offer cheaper petrol prices.
Street parking in the city center is plentiful, but usually time-limited. Meters cost about €1.59 ($1.81) per hour, but it is free on Sundays and also during the first two weeks of August. There are lots of public parking lots downtown, such as the one in Place du Capitole, which aren't time-restricted but are more expensive with hourly rates of €2.20 ($2.50).