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Castres Airport serves a number of French towns and cities due to its important geographical location in the north-western area of the Midi-Pyrenees region. Toulouse lies to the west, Montpellier to the east, Albi to the north and Carcassonne to the south. Castres itself is home to the renowned Goya Museum, as well as some scenic countryside. The houses on the edge of the Agout River and the Place Jean Jaures help to define the city's character.
Car hire at Castres Airport allows you to get to any of the surrounding towns and cities with relative ease. Hiring a car in Castres also means you can explore local towns like Albi and its impressive Cathedral St Cecile.
Castres Airport is in a wonderful location to serve a range of towns and cities in the Languedoc and Midi-Pyrenees region. Montpellier, Toulouse, Albi and Carcassonne are all within reasonable driving distance.
Castres itself is home to the renowned Goya Museum which houses a great deal of famous Spanish art. The Church of Saint Benoit and the Place Jean Jaures are the town's most prominent landmarks if you're trying to get your bearings, but it's perhaps the medieval houses overlooking the Agout River that best highlight the city's historic character. The granite rock formations and forests that make up Le Sidobre make for a nice break from the town centre and a scenic drive for those hiring a car at Castres Airport.
Carcassonne and Albi are the two nearest and most prominent tourist destinations from Castres. Carcassonne is 67km south on the D118, and Albi is only 42km to the north on the D612. Albi is home to the much-visited Cathedral St Cecile, and Carcassonne needs little introduction; its famous medieval walled citadel is a huge attraction for tourists. The commercial hub that is Toulouse is just 77km west of Castres. Rent a car in Castres and enjoy the town's fantastic strategic location.
With a wide range of travellers passing through our locations every day, we've got a wide range of vehicles on offer to suit your needs - from smart executive saloons to compact family hatchbacks. ***
***Specific cars may not be available when booking
Please note that from 15 Nov to 15 Apr many cities are required by law to restrict the circulation to only vehicles equipped with snow chains or winter tyres. For a summary of the orders, please visit www.poliziadistato.it. To comply with the regulations, in specific locations subject to this requirement, vehicles are equipped with snow chains - the price is included in the rental charges through the cost of "Winterization Fee". At pick-up if you decide to bring your own snow chains or do not intend on driving on the roads subject to this requirement, you may decline the equipment by signing the appropriate release form. This change will be reflected in the rental charges. For more information on the fees, please click here. In all other regions, we recommend that you check before renting if your journey includes one of the roads subject to this requirement and therefore request the snow chains, if necessary.