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Most popular cities to hire a car in Switzerland

Compare car hire prices for the most popular cities in the country
Current price range
₹ 4,108 - ₹ 10,158 per day
CHEAPEST CITY IN SWITZERLAND Basel 32% cheaper Car hire in Basel is usually the cheapest in Switzerland at ₹ 4,108 per day on average.
MOST EXPENSIVE CITY IN SWITZERLAND Zermatt 69% more expensive Zermatt usually has the highest-priced car hire rates in Switzerland, with rentals averaging ₹ 10,158 per day.
MOST POPULAR CITY IN SWITZERLAND Zurich 67% more users visited More momondo users search for car hire in Zurich than any other region in Switzerland.

Car hire companies in Switzerland

Below is a list of every nation-wide car hire agency, how many locations they have across the country, and what popular cities you can find them in
Europcar
105 locations
Zurich ₹ 8,000/day
Bern ₹ 8,424/day
Basel ₹ 10,592/day
Geneva ₹ 4,256/day
Hertz
52 locations
Geneva ₹ 4,879/day
Zurich ₹ 5,309/day
Basel ₹ 12,322/day
Lausanne ₹ 4,364/day
Avis
29 locations
Zurich ₹ 8,604/day
Geneva ₹ 6,600/day
Dollar
20 locations
Zurich ₹ 3,806/day
Geneva ₹ 3,304/day
Thrifty
20 locations
Zurich ₹ 4,402/day
Geneva ₹ 2,090/day
Budget
18 locations
Zurich ₹ 6,049/day
Geneva ₹ 4,640/day

Most popular car hire types

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

Best value

Zurich

₹ 4,414/day
Small

No. 1 most popular

Bern

₹ 5,435/day
Small

No. 2 most popular

Basel

₹ 4,556/day
Medium
Medium

Best value

Zurich

₹ 5,532/day
Medium

No. 1 most popular

Bern

₹ 8,389/day
Medium

No. 2 most popular

Bellinzona

₹ 8,014/day
Large
Large

Best value

Zurich

₹ 9,739/day
Large

No. 1 most popular

Bern

₹ 11,433/day
Large

No. 2 most popular

Bellinzona

₹ 10,185/day
SUV
SUV

Best value

Zurich

₹ 5,859/day
SUV

No. 1 most popular

Bern

₹ 8,454/day
Van
Van

Best value

Zurich

₹ 9,159/day
Van

No. 1 most popular

Bern

₹ 11,208/day

Hiring a car in Switzerland

Before you book your car hire, here are a few tips and rules you should know about driving in Switzerland

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Switzerland?

Thrifty tends to have the cheapest cars for hire in Switzerland. Users can often find prices for as low as ₹ 2,090/day when booking through Thrifty. You are more likely to find car rental deals through Thrifty for less than the average national price of ₹ 6,481/day. These prices may be different depending on the type of car you hire and the city you hire it in.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Switzerland?

Europcar is currently the most popular car hire company in Switzerland, with 26% of users selecting their services in the past month. Europcar is also popular due to their 65 reviews and average customer satisfaction score of 8.5 out of 10. Keep in mind that your destination within Switzerland might not have any Europcar car rental locations, so you should always have a backup agency in mind.

What car hire company in Switzerland has the most locations?

Sunnycars has the most car hire 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?

The road network in Switzerland has been scored 5.9 for its quality (1 lowest, 7 highest). This puts it at 9 in the world out of 137 other countries. Roads will vary significantly within the country’s different regions, so use scores as a rough guide or reference for comparison.

What is the drink driving limit in Switzerland?

The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in Switzerland while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 0.05%. However, some regions or cities within Switzerland might have different BAC limits, so it’s important to do your research before you travel. Note that the legal drinking age in Switzerland is 16. Steeper penalties will be given to those driving a vehicle who are under the legal drinking age.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Switzerland?

Travellers to Switzerland usually opt to hire a Compact as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 14% of our users rented a Compact for their trip to Switzerland at an average cost of ₹ 2,684 per day.

How much does petrol cost in Switzerland?

The average price of petrol in Switzerland is ₹ 137 per litre as of last week. In contrast, Algeria currently has the lowest average petrol prices at ₹ 25 per litre. You should also consider visiting Hong Kong, though here you will find the most expensive average petrol prices at ₹ 197 per litre.


Car hire in other cities in Switzerland

Need more destination ideas for your trip to Switzerland? Find a car hire in these popular cities across the country
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