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Car hire Geneva airport (French side) | Rental branch details

Branch Info.
Address: AP de Genève Cointrin Sect(F)
  01210 Ferney-Voltaire FR +41-227178438
Branch Type: Airport
GDS - Code: GVAT02
Opening Hours
Mo. - Th.09:00 - 17:00
Fr.09:00 - 22:00
Sa. - Su.09:00 - 17:00
Bank Holidays09:00 - 17:00
 24 h return

Hiring a car from Geneva airport (French side)

No matter which sector you are flying into it is possible to rent a car from the French side of Geneva airport. Once you have landed and collected all of your belongings you will find our Sixt car hire Geneva airport French side office on the first level of the arrivals hall - with our parking area (P20) located on the ground floor of the building. Whether you are continuing your journey into France or need to cross back into Switzerland you will find a comprehensive range of vehicles available from our rental branch; from small economy cars to get around on a budget, family saloons, convertibles, 4x4s and even luxury cars to enjoy the beautiful surrounding scenery in style. Booking online using our simple reservation engine will enable you to find one of our best deals and ensure that your rental car will be waiting for you upon arrival - fly in and drive away from our Geneva airport French side car hire station in a matter of minutes!

About Geneva airport and the French sector

Venturing on you way into France is made incredibly easy with Sixt car hire Geneva airport French side Geneva international airport (GVA) is located just over two miles of the city of Geneva itself and serves as the main transportation hub for the country of Switzerland, and also supplies a convenient transportation option into France. Geneva airport runs along the Swiss-French border and is divided accordingly - with a French and Swiss sector. The airport was originally divided in such a manner to allow passengers travelling into France and French territories to avoid Swiss customs and any delays that may have been caused here. With Switzerland's integration into the Schengen Area in 2008 this division no longer makes too much of a difference - with the division now being more symbolic and historic than practical. Passengers flying into either sector of the airport are free to choose to rent from our office on the French side and can be on their way in no time. Once you land, follow signs for 'destination France' and cross the customs hall to find us next to the Air France and KLM ticket desks.

Venturing over to the French side

Hiring a car from our Geneva airport (French side) branch will allow you to make your way quickly and easily into France and surrounding areas. The community of Ferney Voltaire is part of the Geneva metropolitan area, but is legally situated in France - making it a fantastic base for which to start your exploration of the region. Ferney Voltaire is so called in honour of a famous historical inhabitant: eighteenth-century French philosopher Voltaire. Voltaire's house is open to visitors for a limited time each year, between the months of May to September. Ferney Voltaire is a wonderful market town, with many of its original buildings still standing - many centuries after first construction. Geneva itself is of course a historical city of great importance, and home to many international organisations such as the Red Cross, the WTO and the International Labour Organisation. With Sixt car hire Geneva airport French side make the most of your time here, no matter the occasion!


Car Rental Branch Details

Opening Hours

Mo. - Th.09:00 - 17:00
Fr.09:00 - 22:00
Sa. - Su.09:00 - 17:00
Bank Holidays09:00 - 17:00

Contacts / Lost & Found

SIXT Num. Geneva Airport french sector GVAT02 AP de Genève Cointrin Sect(F) 01210 Ferney-Voltaire 46.231768, 6.109239 +41-227178438

SIXT Num. Geneva Airport french sector GVAT02

AP de Genève Cointrin Sect(F)
01210 Ferney-Voltaire
Phone no. +41-227178438

Location Plan - How to Find us

How to find us based on Geneva airport French Sector:

You pick up your car at the SIXT branch, which is located on level 1 in the arrival hall at the french sector of Geneva airport. Make sure to have your boarding pass ready to go through swiss to french side, and opposite. The P21 car park is located on the ground floor of the french sector building.

How to return to the French Sector (from Switzerland):

Go towards Ferney-Voltaire. Go through customs and take the first left (sign for "Secteur France Aéroport"). There is only one road for access to the French sector. The car park is at the end of this road. The desk where you should return the key is on the first floor, just opposite the BreAKtiMe Café.

Return information:

Vehicles should be returned to the P21 car park in Geneva Airport's French Sector at the following address: Route Douanière, 01210 Ferney-Voltaire GPS coordinates: 46.231768, 6.109239 The keys should be returned to our desk on Level 1 in the arrivals hall. If you have difficulty finding our branch, please phone us on +41 22 717 84 38.

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Out of Hours Pick Up & Return

Out of hour return possible.

Go left after the luggage room, then upstairs. Follow "Secteur France" signs on your right. Be sure to get your boarding pass ready ! Our parking P21 is located Route douanière-01210 Ferney Voltaire (France). If your GPS can't find it, we recommend you to enter "Rue de Genève-01210 Ferney Voltaire (France)". After the customs, turn left. You are on now riding the Route douanière ! Go straight up till P21. The keybox is located on the right next to the SIXT branch.

Different Address for Returning the Vehicle

Route Douaniere
01210 Ferney-Voltaire

Rent a Car Services at this Branch

  • Cars & Estates
  • Sports Cars & Convertibles
  • 4x4s
  • 24 h return

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