Car Rental Switzerland

Car Rentals in Switzerland

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Most popular cities to rent a car in Switzerland

Compare car rental prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
C$ 69 - C$ 109 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN SWITZERLAND Basel 25% cheaper Car rentals in Basel are usually the cheapest in Switzerland at C$ 69 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN SWITZERLAND Lugano 19% more expensive Lugano usually has the highest priced car rentals in Switzerland with rentals averaging C$ 109 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN SWITZERLAND Zurich 76% more users visited More momondo users search for car rentals in Zurich than any other region in Switzerland.

Rental car companies in Switzerland

Below is a list of every nation-wide car rental agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Europcar
90 locations
Zurich C$ 66/day
Geneva C$ 62/day
Basel C$ 74/day
Hertz
52 locations
Geneva C$ 67/day
Zurich C$ 66/day
Basel C$ 97/day
Lausanne C$ 59/day
Avis
29 locations
Zurich C$ 115/day
Geneva C$ 72/day
Vevey C$ 73/day
Dollar
20 locations
Zurich C$ 58/day
Basel C$ 62/day
Geneva C$ 37/day
Lausanne C$ 76/day
Sixt
20 locations
Bern C$ 106/day
Geneva C$ 69/day
Zurich C$ 61/day
Basel C$ 63/day
Lausanne C$ 65/day
Thrifty
20 locations
Zurich C$ 74/day
Geneva C$ 44/day

Most popular types of rental cars

Below are the most popular car rental types in Switzerland and the cheapest cities in which to rent them
Small
Small

Best value

Geneva

C$ 38/day
Small

#1 Most popular

Zurich

C$ 65/day
Small

#2 Most popular

Bern

C$ 89/day
Small

#3 Most popular

Baar

C$ 80/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Lugano

C$ 91/day
Medium

#1 Most popular

Zurich

C$ 94/day
Medium

#2 Most popular

Bern

C$ 143/day
Medium

#3 Most popular

Baar

C$ 92/day
Medium

#4 Most popular

Geneva

C$ 129/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Geneva

C$ 74/day
SUV

#1 Most popular

Zurich

C$ 94/day
SUV

#2 Most popular

Bern

C$ 151/day
Van
Van

Best value

Zurich

C$ 125/day
Van

#1 Most popular

Geneva

C$ 151/day
Large
Large

Best value

Zurich

C$ 133/day
Large

#1 Most popular

Bern

C$ 183/day
Large

#2 Most popular

Geneva

C$ 150/day

Renting a car in Switzerland

Before you book your car rental, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Switzerland
  • What is the cheapest rental car agency in Switzerland?

    The cheapest rental cars in Switzerland are generally found through Dollar. When booking with Dollar, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as C$ 38/day, depending on the city you intend to visit. In comparison, the average price to rent a car in Switzerland is C$ 77/day.

  • What is the most popular rental car agency in Switzerland?

    According to our data, Europcar is the most popular rental car company in Switzerland. In the past month, 27% of users selected Europcar for their rental car needs. 64 of our users have reviewed their experience with Europcar during their stay in Switzerland, giving the agency an average review of 8.5 out of 10.

  • What car rental company in Switzerland has the most locations?

    Sunnycars has the most rental car locations across Switzerland. The company has 106 locations, many of which can be found in airports and city centres. Consider visiting Zurich, the most popular city in Switzerland. Sunnycars has a large presence here with over 11 locations - many of which can be found within the airport and city centre.

  • What side of the road do people in Switzerland drive on?

    In Switzerland, drivers are required to drive on the right at all times. Not doing so can result in traffic violation tickets.

  • How good are the roads in Switzerland?

    Switzerland has a road quality score of 5.9 on a scale of 1 to 7, where 1 is the lowest rated score. This puts Switzerland at 9 out of 137 countries for road conditions. You may find that depending on where you travel within Switzerland that the road quality will vary.

  • What is the drinking and driving limit in Switzerland?

    The drinking and driving limit in Switzerland is 0.05%. Regions and cities within Switzerland might have their own local drinking and driving laws on top of the country-wide mandated law, so be sure to check before booking your rental car. Switzerland has strict laws against individuals who drink and drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 16.

  • What is the most popular type of rental car in Switzerland?

    A Compact is the most popular type of rental car for those travelling to Switzerland. According to our data, 32% of our users preferred a Compact over any other car type. This may be due to the activities they have planned and what the weather conditions are like in their destination city. When renting a Compact in Switzerland, you can expect to pay C$ 58 per day on average.

  • How much does gasoline cost in Switzerland?

    On average, you can expect to pay C$ 2.30 per liter for gasoline in Switzerland. Keep in mind that this is last week’s national average price and gas prices may vary across the country. In comparison, the country with the cheapest average petrol price is Algeria at C$ 0.42 per liter, whereas the country with the most expensive average petrol price is Hong Kong at C$ 3.28 per liter.


Car rentals in other cities in Switzerland

Need more destination ideas for your trip to Switzerland? Find rental cars in these popular cities across the country
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