Frequently Asked Questions
Low season : November to March
Mid season : April May June and September October
High season : July to August (and the last 10 days of December for Paris)
Summertime (1 hour less sun in the morning/1 hour more in the evening): end of March
Wintertime (1 hour more sun in the morning/1 hour less sun in the evening): end of October
(date varies) Easter Monday : day after Easter
(date varies) Ascension Thursday: 40 days after Easter
(date varies) Whit Monday: 50 days after Easter
There are 2 additional public holidays for the Alsace and Moselle regions :
(date varies) Good Friday: 2 days before Easter
It is accepted if it is written in the Latin alphabet.
If not, it must be accompanied by an international driving licence or an official translation.
In all cases, the licence must be valid.
Please note that sometimes a minimum age for the driver may be required in order to rent a vehicle.
It must be valid for at least 3 months after the date of exit from the Schengen area.