Car rental in Zurich airport

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How to rent a car in Zurich Airport

Car rentals are now a popular way of transport in Zurich airport. Zurich is one of the most sought after cities in Switzerland, with many visitors, business people and families visiting on leisure and business activities. There is a wide range of different cars to choose from when renting a car in Zurich airport. People can rent a car based on their requirements and budget. The car rental offers in Zurich airport include luxury, economy and budget cars.


The airport parking in Zurich is very convenient for the traveler. The car rental companies in the Zurich airport also provide shuttle services to and from the airport. It is easy to locate the car rental agents in Zurich airport and the car rental agencies themselves. The best car rental offers in Zurich airport are provided by Budget, Premium, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, Budget, Luckycar, Avis, and Skidmore. The car rental companies have offices in Zurich itself, at the M1 motor showgrounds in Zurich, at the Villavoisir Parking, at the St. Gallen Airport and at several other locations across Zurich. The car rental offers provided by the car rental companies in the Zurich airport are cheap and usually include free insurance.


Many of the car rental services offer special packages for tourists and businessmen. Some of the car rental companies in Zurich airport offer packages for groups traveling together. This includes an airport pickup by an airport shuttle, free road tax and free car insurance. The car rental companies in the Zurich airport also offer cheap and discounted prices to families and groups travelling together. Families looking for a good car rental deal in Zurich airport should consider combining air travel with car travel as this can save a lot of money.

When booking a car online, some online car rental agents offer discounts and special packages if the car rental is done online. This is because they benefit from a long-established relationship with the airport and with the car rental company. Hence, the online booking gives them an opportunity to attract more clients, which increases their overall business. You can check out various online car rental sites and compare the prices offered by each company. The best option is to go with an online car rental service which provides all the facilities mentioned above at a much cheaper rate.


When you have arrived at Zurich airport, you can go ahead and contact your car rental company to pick up the car. However, you should remember that there may be a limit on how many passengers you can take with you. In addition, there may be a limit on how many hours you can drive with the car. Generally speaking, car rental companies in Zurich airport offer an early pick up service for clients who arrive early.


To get a special price or package deal, you should phone up the car rental company in Zurich airport on the day of your arrival. Most often, the company would offer you a special rate on the spot. However, you should keep in mind that you should not waste any time as well as you should book early as well. By doing this, you can avoid the expensive airport parking charges and get your car hired in the best possible price.

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There's a wide range of car rental providers in Zurich airport, so you have plenty of options.

The Fiat 500 is the most popular model in Zurich airport among economical cars.
This vehicle's rental rate starts at €13 per day with popular supplier SIXT.

Average prices by car class

Fuel prices in Zurich airport:

Diesel ~ €1.52
Petrol ~ €1.44
The cost of fuel on a national basis is shown. The data is updated once a month.
Data is gathered from a variety of places, including official government websites and the websites of fuel providers. Keep in mind that gasoline costs in different cities could differ significantly.

You will have to present the following documents in order to rent a car:

To rent a car in Zurich airport, you'll need a driver's licence, a passport, a credit card (sometimes two for luxury vehicles).

Driving license
Credit card

Answers to popular questions

+ - Can a car be rented without a credit card?

Almost all car rental companies need a credit card as a deposit.The other cards may be refused.

+ - Is it possible to return a car to a different location?

Simply type your preferred pick-up and drop-off locations in the booking engine at the top of the list, and you will see an alert if a one-way rental between the two stations is not available.At the conclusion of the operation, the one-way rental fee will be added to the overall amount due.

+ - Which type of insurance is included with my car rental?

For more details, please check the rental conditions.When you browse for a rental on our website, you can come across these.To access the details, simply click on the "insurance" link.

+ - How can I change my booking or cancel it?

You can cancel for free up to 48 hours before the rental begins. Otherwise, a fee of up to 50 EUR would be charged.The reservation cannot be cancelled if the pick-up deadline has expired.NOTE: Several car rental agencies have their own termination policies, which can be found in the Terms and Conditions of your booking.

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