Switzerland

Cheap Car Rentals in Switzerland

Zurich, Switzerland
30 Nov — 7 Dec
Same drop-off
Zurich, Switzerland
Wed 30/11
Noon
Wed 7/12
Noon
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What are the car hire rental for popular cities in Switzerland?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Switzerland

Price

C$ 53 - C$ 69

Out of all the popular cities in Switzerland, Geneva is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 53/day. Renting a car in Geneva is 23% cheaper than renting one in Lugano where the per day rate is around C$ 69. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Switzerland to get a rental car in are: Zurich (C$ 54/day), Basel (C$ 66/day), and Lugano (C$ 69/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 C$ 54/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

C$ 99

February

C$ 124

March

C$ 109

April

C$ 108

May

C$ 97

June

C$ 123

July

C$ 202

August

C$ 135

September

C$ 103

October

C$ 83

November

C$ 77

December

C$ 132

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

At C$ 27/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for rental in Switzerland in the past week. Out of 39 car rental agencies operating in Switzerland, there are, in total, 643 rental locations. View below for 5 offered car types:

Compare available car types for rental in Switzerland

Small Cars

C$ 69 - C$ 145

All Car Types

C$ 93 - C$ 354

To rent a Small car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of C$ 96/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Switzerland (~C$ 69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~C$ 145/day). In fact, November is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a Small car saves you 45% 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 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 C$ 120/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Switzerland (~C$ 80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 163/day). In fact, November is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a Medium car saves you 31% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of C$ 233/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Switzerland (~C$ 140/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 613/day). In fact, January is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a Large car is 26% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of C$ 125/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Switzerland (~C$ 77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 213/day). In fact, November is about 39% 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 car saves you 29% 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 car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of C$ 180/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Switzerland (~C$ 83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~C$ 284/day). In fact, January is about 55% 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 car is 4% 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.

To rent a Luxury car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of C$ 284/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Switzerland (~C$ 124/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 956/day). In fact, April is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Switzerland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Switzerland, renting a Luxury car is 39% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in Switzerland, you would pay an average price of C$ 165/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Switzerland (~C$ 99/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 505/day). In fact, October is about 40% 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 car 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.

Toyota YarisC$ 27/day
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Nissan SentraC$ 28/day
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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), Dollar (8.6 rating) and Hertz (8.4 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Switzerland.

What is the most popular car rental provider in Switzerland?

With an average price of C$ 112/day, Hertz is the most popular car rental provider in Switzerland, booking 178% more rental cars than any other provider.

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

At C$ 79/day, it is 20% cheaper on average to rent a car in Geneva than any other city in Switzerland. The cheapest price found in Switzerland was for C$ 36/day in Geneva.

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.

Luxury Car Rentals in Switzerland

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Switzerland from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Switzerland

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