Basel

Cheap Car Rentals in Basel

Basel, Switzerland
16 Apr — 23 Apr
Driver's age: 26-65
Basel, Switzerland
Tue 16/4
Noon
Tue 23/4
Noon

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Basel?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Basel and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 9 April 2024.

January

฿1,833

February

฿1,980

March

฿2,017

April

฿1,980

May

฿2,200

June

฿2,347

July

฿2,933

August

฿2,567

September

฿2,053

October

฿1,907

November

฿1,833

December

฿2,677

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Basel is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Basel

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Basel to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 9 April 2024.

Small cars

฿854 - ฿6,597

All Car Types

฿854 - ฿6,597

To hire a small car in Basel, Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿1,941/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Basel, Switzerland (~฿854/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~฿6,597/day). In fact, May is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Basel. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Basel, hiring a small car saves you 22% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Basel

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Basel known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Basel. Reviews were last updated on 9 April 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Basel, including Dollar, Europcar and Enterprise Rent-A-Car in Basel. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Dollar

9.2
Wonderful
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.0

Europcar

8.8
Very Good
6 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

8.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.6
Very Good
4 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

7.3

Sixt

8.6
Very Good
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Alamo

8.2
Very Good
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

7.7

Hertz

7.6
Good
9 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

6.9

Thrifty

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.6

Budget

7.2
Good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

6.6

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Basel, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 9 April 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Basel?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Thrifty (10.0 rating), Alamo (10.0 rating) and Dollar (8.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Basel.

  • What are petrol prices like in Basel?

    The average price of petrol in Basel is ฿73.72/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿3,317 and ฿4,792 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Basel for a week from Hertz?

    Hiring a car in Basel for a week can be a great option for travel. Hertz, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around ฿21,829/week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Basel for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 39% on your car hire. For a below average price in Basel, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 7 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Basel?

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Basel. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

  • What car do most people hire in Basel?

    Fiat 500, which is a Mini vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Basel according to Cheapflights users.

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