Rent a car in Évry with Europcar
South of Paris, between the French capital and the famed Fontainebleau, Évry is conveniently located for visiting Paris and the surrounding areas. With easy access to Paris, Fontainebleau and Versailles, renting a car from Évry will allow you to easily visit some of the hidden treasures of Ile de France. It is also a perfect location to travel further afield, with its proximity to the A6 motorway giving easy access for onwards travel to the south of the country.
The Europcar car rental experience in Évry
With the Europcar Evry station located in the town, between the two train stations (each approximately 20 minutes’ walk away), and close to the motorway, car hire in Évry is very convenient. Another Europcar station can be found in the neighbouring town of Melun.
There are numerous car and van rental options in Évry. Smaller cars are available such as the Fiat 500 and Volkswagen Polo; great for running around the town and navigating neighbouring Paris with ease. Larger models such as the Ford Focus or Peugeot Partner are also available for longer distances and bigger groups.
Need something even bigger? Van hire in Évry is also available.
Driving in Évry
In order to rent a car in France with Europcar, you will need a valid EU driver’s licence.
In France, the national speed limits are 130 km/h on motorways, 110 km/h on dual carriageways, 90 km/h on other road types, and 50 km/h in built up areas.
When driving in wet weather conditions, motorway speed limits are reduced by 10 km/h. If your visibility is less than 50 metres in front of you, the speed limit is 50 km/h on all road types.
Parking is widely available in Évry, and is payable by the hour from 9am until 7pm, Monday to Saturday. There is free parking on Sundays and bank holidays. Zoned parking is marked with different colours - green zones for up to five hours and blue zones for up to 10 hours.
Discover Évry and surroundings by car
Évry is a convenient base to access Paris and the surrounding area. Just 26 kilometres from the capital, it is also easy to reach surrounding attractions such as the famed Palais de Versailles and Disneyland Paris, around 40 kilometres away.
The Europcar Évry station is just a few metres away from the entrance to the A6 motorway which runs to Dijon (280 kilometres) and connects to the rest of the south. Évry is also a good location to explore other regions of France with Orleans just 112 kilometres away and Tours 235 kilometres away.
Hiring a car with Europcar makes it simple to reach popular attractions in and around Paris. The Château de Versailles, built in 1623 is renowned for its decadent beauty. There are guided tours of the gilded rooms available, and the surrounding grounds are full of beautiful gardens and sculptures. You can also hire rowing boats to glide up and down the Grand Canal at the bottom of the gardens. With car hire available from Europcar at multiple points near Versailles, a visit to the Château is convenient and fun for the whole family.
Things to see in Évry
Évry has the best of both worlds. A short drive from Paris, the suburban town is also close to the Fontainebleau forest, famed for its traditional Renaissance castle, steeped in history and decorated with classical Italian art. Head north and the bright lights of Paris await you, with charming restaurants, famous museums and attractions such as the Musée d’Orsay and the historical buildings and great shopping in the Marais.
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