May Car Hire in Carcassonne

May can be a great month of the year to get away if at all possible. You get to avoid the summer rush and hopefully bag a few great travel deals as well before demand ramps up. Its also ideal if you prefer your vacations to be a little quieter as you will have a […]

Go to Gruissan

Hop in your car hire Carcassonne Airport France service and arrive in Gruissan in less than an hour! Formally a stronghold standing in front of Narbonne, this place has grown into it own over the years and now offers much for visitors. There is lots happening here with various events and festivals to enjoy. The […]

Visit Minerve

Minerve is a thirty five kilometre drive from Carcassonne. Its another stunning village within easy driving distance and was formally chosen as a winner in “Les Plus Beaux Villages de France” which is a competition run for villages of great beauty. Keep in mind that if driving to Minerve, the main bridge is only accessible […]

Economy Car Rental Carcassonne Airport

Thankfully its not difficult to find an economy car rental at Carcassonne Airport. The last few years have been troublesome financially for many of us. There has been much belt tightening as jobs across many industries have suffered cuts. Holiday budgets have been cut tight for many people and even decimated for some as they […]


You are never short of day trip options when you make Carcassonne your base. You will find Lagrasse in between Carcassonne and Narbonne. Its  roughly a forty minute drive in your Carcassone Airport car rental. The village of Lagrasse is well known for its abbey as well as its beautiful streets and houses. It a […]

Channel 4 Show set in Carcassonne

You may have caught a glimpse of Carcassonne while channel hopping over the last couple of weeks. Labyrinth by Kate Mosse has been adapted by Channel 4 and its setting is Carcassonne. It doesn’t have an exact timeline with action taking place in the thirteenth century as well as the twenty first as the show […]

Car Hire Excess Insurance Carcassonne Airport

You should always book your excess insurance at the same time as your rental car. No one likes being ripped off! Not only is there the monetary loss but there is also that horrible feeling that you have been taken advantage of. When you pay out for a product and then find that someone else […]

Carcassonne Flights from the UK

Are you currently trying to find some cheap flights from the UK to Carcassonne? Ryanair are presently the only airline operating out of Carcassonne Airport. Obviously this is not ideal as you would prefer that there be more competition among airlines. The good news is that in general Ryanair flights are quite reasonably priced. If […]

Visit Bram

The pretty village of Bram is just a nineteen kilometre drive in your Carcassonne Airport hire car. Its a picturesque spot in the centre of cathar country. You can see many castles perched around the hills nearby Bram. Should you choose to arrive by boat then it may be useful to know that the village […]

Day Trip to Quillan

Another fantastic place that your Carcassonne car hire can bring you to is Quillan. You will find it to the south of Carcassonne and it should take less than an hour to drive to. Quillan is surrounded by mountains so to say its a scenic area is certainly an understatement. As you would expect for […]