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Switzerland car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Switzerland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Most popular company

Sixt

Most common car type

Intermediate

Average price per day

$62

Cheapest price per day

$27

What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Switzerland?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across Switzerland, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 481 pickup locations in Switzerland to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Price

$39 - $66

Out of all the popular cities in Switzerland, Basel is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $39/day. Renting a car in Basel is 41% cheaper than renting one in Sion where the per day rate is around $66. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Switzerland to get a rental car in are: Geneva ($44/day), Zurich ($48/day), and Lugano ($58/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 $48/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?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Switzerland 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 May 24, 2024.

January

$64

February

$71

March

$68

April

$54

May

$59

June

$74

July

$104

August

$84

September

$71

October

$64

November

$50

December

$86

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.

Compare available car types for rental in Switzerland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Switzerland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on May 24, 2024.

Small cars

$47 - $81

All Car Types

$70 - $122

To rent a small car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $66/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Switzerland (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$81/day). In fact, April is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a small car saves you 32% 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 car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $90/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Switzerland (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$118/day). In fact, May is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a medium car saves you 9% 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.

To rent a large car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $146/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Switzerland (~$119/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$177/day). In fact, May is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a large car is 33% 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 car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $92/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Switzerland (~$66/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$123/day). In fact, May is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a SUV saves you 6% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $150/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a van in Switzerland (~$113/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$186/day). In fact, November is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a van is 36% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $189/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Switzerland (~$140/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$248/day). In fact, November is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a luxury car is 49% 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 luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of $84/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Switzerland (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$229/day). In fact, April is about 10% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a convertible saves you 14% 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.

Chevrolet Spark$27/day
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Kia Picanto$27/day
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Top rental agencies in Switzerland

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Switzerland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Switzerland. Reviews were last updated on May 24, 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Switzerland, including those serving the greater Zurich, Geneva and Fribourg area. Helpful information on each car rental agency is available, including reviews, pricing, pickup location, and more.

keddy by Europcar

124 locations

Europcar

110 locations

Sunnycars

77 locations

Hertz

53 locations

Shouqi

34 locations

Edel & Stark

29 locations

Avis

28 locations

FLIZZR

26 locations

Best Switzerland car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Switzerland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Switzerland with an average daily rate of $56. Data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
These are some the most attractive deals we've found on rentals cars within the Switzerland region, including options close to Zurich, Geneva and Fribourg. Come back soon if you don't find what you're looking for as deals are updated often.
Chevrolet Spark$27/day
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Chevrolet Spark
Kia Picanto$27/day
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Kia Picanto
Nissan Versa$29/day
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Nissan Versa

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Switzerland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on May 24, 2024.
  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Switzerland?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (9.0 rating), Europcar (8.9 rating) and Dollar (8.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Switzerland.

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

    The most popular rental car company in Switzerland is Sixt. With prices on COMPACT starting at $21/day about 103% more people book with Sixt than other companies in the country.

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

    At $24/day, the cheapest car rental price in Switzerland was found in Geneva. On average, Baden has the cheapest daily rental car price ($38/day), which is 55% below average price for cities in Switzerland.

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

    In Switzerland, drivers are expected to maintain the lane(s) on the right side of the road.

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Car rentals by fuel type in Switzerland

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Switzerland. Deals were last updated on May 24, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Switzerland. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

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Electric

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