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Le Puy Airport, officially known as Le PuyLoudes Airport, is located roughly 10kms from the town of Le Puy-en-Velay, in France's Auvergne region. The only scheduled route offered the airport, to Paris-Orly, is operated by Hex'Air. To reach Le Puy from the airport, you must travel west on the D590, with car rental in Le Puy Airport considered a convenient mode of transport.
Le Puy Airport facilities
This small, one-terminal building has one asphalt runway which measures just short of 1,500m as well as a grass runway which is 700m in length. There are basic facilities in the terminal, such as vending machines for light refreshments, toilets and disabled persons' facilities. It is possible to arrange car hire in Le Puy Airport in advance of arrival for maximum convenience.
Le Puy Airport excursions
There are several interesting and historic sights in Le Puy-en-Velay town centre, including the Cathedral Notre-Dame du Puy, while just outside the town are the Chateau de Polignac's ruins. Saint-Etienne is around an hour's drive away, while the area is popular among nature enthusiasts for its Cevennes National Park, also around an hour's drive away.
Best time to visit
Le Puy is situated quite far south in France, meaning summers here are hot and winters are fairly mild. If visiting in July or August, expect daytime temperatures in excess of 25°C, while even in December and January the temperature during the day hovers around the 6°C mark. July is the sunniest month, with nine hours of sun per day, while May is the wettest time of year.
Car rental in Le Puy Airport
If you're travelling to the region and planning to visit the surrounding areas, it is a good idea to carry out an online search to compare car hire and find a suitable vehicle. Roads in the area are, with little in the way of traffic congestion.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).