Ash cloud cost to car hire estimated at Euro 65 million
Car rental firms in Europe are counting the cost of the recent volcanic ash disruption as news emerges that the sector lost Euro 65 million over the six-day crisis.
Dublin-based car rental distribution firm Cartrawler says around 22% of bookings were cancelled as flights were hit when air space were shut down systematically across the continent.
A eye-watering 95% of cars were not collected at airports impacted by the crisis.
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