Information & Facts
Car rental companies at the airport include Europcar, Hertz,
Sixt, Budget and Avis.
Taxis are available from the airport, as is an airport bus to
and from Saint-Denis that operated daily. The trip is 20 minutes
and the fare is approximately EUR5.
The airport has a snack bar, restaurants, ATMs, a bookshop, cell
phone rental shop, boutiques, a restaurant, post office, a
children's play area, a bank and a bureau de change.
French, as well as Reunion Creole and some English is
Réunion is an overseas
départementof France and therefore since 2002, the unit of
currency is the Euro, divided into 100 cents. There are plenty of
banks and ATMs on the island, and most shops and hotels accept
major credit cards (though most require a minimum amount for
payments). Travellers cheques are widely accepted, with Euros the
preferred currency. Banks are open on weekdays from 8am to 4pm.
Most businesses are required to display their prices in their
windows and restaurants and hotels must have their rates visible
from the exterior.
Local time is GMT +4.