Advises Ski Fans to Reserve Early with Heavy Snow Fall Boosting Demand

November 10, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
November 10, 2010 Early snowfall in the Alps and North America has led car hire comparison company to advise ski travellers to the regions to book their car hire early to ensure best prices as demand rises this year.

With lots of snow already having fallen in the Canadian Rockies and the Alps, has told people that they need to get their skates on and book ski car hire before travelling to be sure they can get hold of cars such as 4x4s and estate cars.

Gareth Robinson, Managing Director of, comments: "We've already seen high demand this ski season meaning that there has been a reduced number of cars available. The early heavy snow in the Alps and Rockies this season necessitates people who are planning a ski trip to book their car hire as soon as possible to make sure of availability."

"With lots of the budget airlines offering up cheap flights to top ski resorts this year, good skiing snow is attracting people to the pistes for repeat visits, with the slopes already open to visitors in popular resorts in Europe and the US. "

Current ski deals include rental from £17* per day at Milan Bergamo Airport; from £16* per day at Denver Airport; from £26* per day at Banff Airport; and from £25* per day at Geneva Airport. compares car hire deals from brands including Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Holiday Autos and Sixt. To compare the best ski deals visit
*Prices are based on seven-day rental from 14 December 2010 and are subject to change.

About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK's leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the site now searches up to 50 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 10,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Ebookers, Hertz, Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type.

The site also features over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards, and in 2010 it was Highly Commended in the Best Meta-search/Price Comparison category. To book or for further information visit

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