Agen is in the department of the Lot-et-Garonne which has a population of 305,380 covering an area of 5,361 km². Situated within the region of Aquitaine, the region has a population of 2,908,359 covering an area of 41,308 km²
The capital of the Region is Bordeaux, Agen has a local population of 33,920
There are 7 Car Hire locations near Agen including; Agen, Agen Airport, Marmande, Marmande Gare, Nerac, Tonneins, Villeneuve Sur Lot,
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The town of Agen is located in the heart of the south west of France, situated mid-way between Bordeaux and Toulouse. It is the capital of Lot-et-Garonne, in the Aquitaine region. The town sits between the banks of both the Garonne and the " Canal lateral to the Garonne". Its inhabitants are called the Agenais.
Equipped with the facilities and infrastructure of a large town, it is accessible, innovative and dynamic and has remained a town which is “on a human scale”.
The old centre of the town contains a lot of medieval buildings, such as the twelth century Agen Cathedral, the Saint Hilaire church, the Fine Arts museum and the Canal des Deux Mers. For those more interested in entertainment, there are two theatres and two cinemas, one of which organizes film festivals every year.
Mid-way between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, Agen is perfectly situated for visiting many beautiful towns, Cahors, Bergerac and Auch are all within easy reach with your hire car. Agen has been established as the capital of the Lot & Garonne department. It has a pivotal place at the heart of this department and the town’s image reflects that.
Agen is connected by the A62 motorway to both toulouse and Bordeaux, which makes it a great place to discover the south of France in your hire car. Agen is also only four hours away from Paris in fast trains, so you can even visit the capital while you're there.