Car Hire in Zurich, Zurich

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Zurich, Switzerland
19 Aug — 26 Aug
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Best deals found for Zurich, Zurich car hires

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Zurich, Zurich
Tesla Model 3
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

£96/day

19 Aug - 3 Sep
Tesla Model 3
Volkswagen Caddy
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers

£92/day

22 Sep - 28 Sep
Volkswagen Caddy
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

£54/day

17 Aug - 24 Aug
Audi A3
Peugeot 308 SW
or similar Compact estate car
Up to 4 passengers

£53/day

30 Aug - 13 Sep
Peugeot 308 SW
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers

£97/day

19 Aug - 3 Sep
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£44/day

1 Sep - 8 Sep
Ford Focus
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

£44/day

1 Sep - 8 Sep
Audi A3
BMW X1
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£72/day

29 Aug - 12 Sep
BMW X1
Peugeot 508 SW
or similar Standard estate car
Up to 5 passengers

£55/day

30 Aug - 13 Sep
Peugeot 508 SW

Important information about Zurich car hire

A trip to Zurich might be just what you need to help you unwind and relax. Hop in your Zurich car rental and take a drive to the Old Town, park it in a secure parking area and enjoy a walk through the historical ruins that tell the town’s story quite intricately. You can also choose to visit Uetliberg Mountain where you can take in the scenic views from the Uetliberg towers. Ardent shoppers can explore the Hauptbahnhof, which consists of several shopping malls, using their rental car in Zurich. Strict rules need to be followed while driving in Zurich, such as giving way to pedestrians waiting to use crosswalks at any time. You should also give way to emergency vehicles, such as ambulances, fire trucks, and police cars. You are also expected to have your headlights on all the time while driving your Zurich rental car. If you are wondering whether you can access parking in the city of Zurich, we highly suggest you consider using one of the 10 car parks located all around the city. There are around 73 car hire locations in Zurich that have electric car rentals, luxury car rentals, people carrier rentals, and economy car rentals. All you have to do is book through momondo and the ride is yours.

car parks and lots are available in Zurich. Parking spaces on the street are fit with parking meters applicable for short stays. Driving your car rental in Zurich will require you to always be on the lookout for cyclists and trams along the roads. During winter, it is advisable to have a change of tyres different from those used in summer due to the icy roads when it snows. Drive your rental car up to the Lindt home of chocolate in Zollikon and experience and learn more about the process of chocolate making. Those that love nature can drive up to Türlersee, a lake that offers outdoor activities such as swimming, boat riding, and camping. Zurich is a scenic town for you to enjoy strolls and walks in. The advantage of having a car rental in Zurich is the opportunity to discover and explore the destinations that make Zurich beautiful.

Certain laws have been put in place to govern traffic and driving in the city of Zurich. Before taking your Zurich rental car around the town, you should be aware of all these rules and keep up with any upcoming recent changes from the city’s department of motor vehicles. Among these basic driving rules is the need for a seatbelt to be worn by every passenger when driving in Zurich. Children under the age of 12 are required to be in special seats that correspond with their age and weight. Driving under the influence with a blood alcohol content of 0.08% or above is considered illegal and will be treated as an offense. Driving should always be done in the right lane of the road. Speed limits in Zurich vary depending on the type of roads in that there is the standard speed limit for freeways, which is higher than that expected on highways, while other exterior roads demand an average speed limit. When driving your Zurich car rental in town, ensure you respect the standard speed limit to avoid fines and tickets. It is of importance that you check with the city’s department of motor vehicles for any law changes made recently.

Driving legally in Zurich requires you to be 18 years and above. International drivers can use their foreign license to drive in Zurich for at least one year during which you will be required to exchange your license for a Swiss one. This can be done at the location of your local transport authority.


Zurich, Zurich car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Zurich that's right for you

Small cars

£45 - £108

All Car Types

£78 - £190

The average price of a Small hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £70. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Zurich, Switzerland is in January. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just £45 per day. A Small car hire is typically 37% less expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Zurich Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £83. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Zurich, Switzerland is in October. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just £53 per day. A Medium car hire is typically 25% less expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Zurich Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £137. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Zurich, Switzerland is in January. The price is 42% lower than the rest of the year at just £81 per day. A Large car hire is typically 19% more expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Zurich Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £86. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Zurich, Switzerland is in October. The price is 35% lower than the rest of the year at just £56 per day. A SUV car hire is typically 24% less expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Zurich SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £118. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Zurich, Switzerland is in November. The price is 58% lower than the rest of the year at just £51 per day. A Van car hire is typically 6% more expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Zurich Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £154. The cheapest time to hire a Luxury in Zurich, Switzerland is in January. The price is 57% lower than the rest of the year at just £68 per day. A Luxury car hire is typically 28% more expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Zurich Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Convertible hire in Zurich, Switzerland is £132. The cheapest time to hire a Convertible in Zurich, Switzerland is in June. The price is 13% lower than the rest of the year at just £116 per day. A Convertible car hire is typically 16% more expensive than the average car hire in Zurich. The average price of a car hire in Zurich can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Peugeot 308 SW
or similar Compact estate car
Up to 4 passengers

£53/day

30 Aug - 13 Sep
Peugeot 308 SW
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£42/day

19 Aug - 3 Sep
Ford Focus
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£44/day

1 Sep - 8 Sep
Ford Focus

Zurich car hire directory

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Quick facts about car hire in Zurich

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Zurich

Most Popular Agency

Alamo

Popular Car Types

Economy, Compact, SUV

Cheapest Hire Car

£38

Most Popular Model

Volkswagen Polo
The most popular Zurich car hire agency found on momondo this month is Alamo. Other top choices for car hire companies are Sixt and Europcar
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Zurich in the past 72 hours: Economy, Compact, SUV.
The lowest price for a car hire in Zurich is £38/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £91/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Zurich in the past 7 days is the Volkswagen Polo. Our users also prefer the Volkswagen Golf as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Zurich

Nearby attractions:

Stadion Letzigrund5.7 mi
Volkerkundemuseum der Universitat Zurich6.1 mi

Nearby attractions:

Stadion Letzigrund47.6 mi
Volkerkundemuseum der Universitat Zurich49.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Stadion Letzigrund47.8 mi
Volkerkundemuseum der Universitat Zurich49.4 mi

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Driving with a car hire in Zurich - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Zurich so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

To hire a car in Zurich for a weekend in September, we found prices as low as £39 with an average of £77. Stretching your hire over seven days shifts the price range to about £35 to £67.

You can expect to find the best deals from Alamo when you visit Zurich. With average rates of £72/day available at their 2 locations, Alamo is a great company to hire from.

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Zurich car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Zurich offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

When travelling to Zurich during the month of September, we recommend hiring an Economy car in order to be best prepared for the weather and road conditions. An Economy car can handle both the wet and dry road conditions that are often seen in Zurich during September, when temperatures are around 10 °C and precipitation is 86 mm on average. Hiring a Economy in Zurich will cost you £76/day on average.

Europcar has 8 locations. momondo users can expect to pay £113/day on average when hiring a car from these locations.

35 mph is the city speed limit for Zurich, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centres. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for motorways around Zurich are 50 mph and 75 mph, respectively. If you hire a car in Zurich, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

Typically, the weather in Zurich through the month of August is 18 °C and the expected precipitation is 124 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

The climate in Zurich during August is usually 18 °C with an expected 124 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to hire a car and leave from Zurich on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.


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Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car hire companies in Zurich offering free cancellation.

Yes, fair fuel policies are a specific filter offered on momondo for all car hire locations including Zurich.

Yes, car hire in Zurich with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

Yes, unlimited mileage options can be found on car hire in Zurich on momondo.


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