Switzerland

Cheap Car Rentals in Switzerland

Zurich, Switzerland
5 Feb — 12 Feb
Same drop-off
Zurich, Switzerland
Sun 5/2
Noon
Sun 12/2
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Switzerland?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Switzerland

Price

฿1,789 - ฿4,085

Out of all the popular cities in Switzerland, Zurich is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ฿1,789/day. Renting a car in Zurich is 56% cheaper than renting one in Geneva where the per day rate is around ฿4,085. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Switzerland to get a rental car in are: Lausanne (฿1,965/day), Lugano (฿3,888/day), and Geneva (฿4,085/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Zurich should expect to spend around ฿1,789/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Switzerland is Zurich.

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

January

฿2,291

February

฿3,044

March

฿2,684

April

฿2,651

May

฿2,389

June

฿3,011

July

฿4,942

August

฿3,305

September

฿2,520

October

฿2,029

November

฿1,865

December

฿2,913

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Switzerland is November. 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.

Popular Car Types in Switzerland

There are 41 hire agencies servicing Switzerland. These agencies, altogether, have 658 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Switzerland with prices from ฿15 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 5 car types you can hire in Switzerland:

Compare available car types for rental in Switzerland

Small cars

฿1,752 - ฿5,126

All Car Types

฿3,552 - ฿9,055

To hire a Small car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿2,895/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Switzerland (~฿1,752/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿5,126/day). In fact, January is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Switzerland, hiring a Small car saves you 43% 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. Here are the best Switzerland Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿4,506/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Switzerland (~฿2,433/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿8,739/day). In fact, October is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Switzerland, hiring a Medium car saves you 10% 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. Here are the best Switzerland Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿6,216/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Switzerland (~฿3,616/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿12,105/day). In fact, May is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Switzerland, hiring a Large car is 20% more expensive. 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. Here are the best Switzerland Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿4,011/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Switzerland (~฿2,335/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿6,915/day). In fact, November is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Switzerland, hiring a SUV car saves you 20% 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. Here are the best Switzerland SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿7,018/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Switzerland (~฿4,164/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿13,418/day). In fact, May is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Switzerland, hiring a Van car is 29% more expensive. 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. Here are the best Switzerland Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Luxury car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of ฿4,653/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Switzerland (~฿3,815/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿7,003/day). In fact, November is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Switzerland, hiring a Luxury car saves you 7% 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.

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Best Switzerland Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Switzerland?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Europcar (9.0 rating), Hertz (8.6 rating) and Dollar (8.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Switzerland.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Switzerland?

When hiring a car in Switzerland, the most popular provider of hire cars among Cheapflights users is Europcar, and with prices around ฿5,698/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from Europcar is PASSENGER_VAN, which starts as low as ฿3,888/day.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Switzerland?

At ฿1,561/day, the cheapest car rental price in Switzerland was found in Zurich. On average, Lugano has the cheapest daily rental car price (฿3,888/day), which is 4% below average price for cities in Switzerland.

What side of the road do you drive on in Switzerland?

Cars in Switzerland are to be driven on the right side of the road.

Small Car Rentals in Switzerland

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Van Rentals in Switzerland

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Switzerland van rentals.
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