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Car Hire in Lugano

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Lugano, Switzerland
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

City Centre Car Hire
Economy
Ford Fiesta or comparable
Ford Fiesta
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 27.67 per day
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City Centre Car Hire
Compact
Renault Captur or comparable
Renault Captur
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 31.99 per day
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City Centre Car Hire
Economy
VW Polo or comparable
VW Polo
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
£ 32.28 per day
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City Centre Car Hire
Economy
Seat Ibiza or comparable
Seat Ibiza
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 35.46 per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

City Centre Car Hire
Compact
Ford Focus or comparable
Ford Focus
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
£ 35.68 / per day
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City Centre Car Hire
Compact
MINI(5-Türer) Aut. or comparable
MINI(5-Türer) Aut.
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 36.25 / per day
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City Centre Car Hire
Compact
BMW 1er or comparable
BMW 1er
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 36.31 / per day
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City Centre Car Hire
Compact
VW Polo or comparable
VW Polo
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 37.24 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 18:03 on 2021-05-15.

Travel Information

Language
German,
French
Currency
CHF
Dialing code
41
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
80 km/h
50 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

Top 10 Cities near Lugano

  1. Zurich Car Hire starting at £ 20.65 per day
    165.1 km / 102.6 miles away
  2. Geneva Car Hire starting at £ 32.02 per day
    217.2 km / 135.0 miles away
  3. Basel Car Hire starting at £ 20.65 per day
    207.5 km / 129.0 miles away
  4. Bern Car Hire starting at £ 42.56 per day
    150.2 km / 93.3 miles away
  5. Altenrhein Car Hire starting at £ 38.73 per day
    171.1 km / 106.3 miles away
  6. Sion Car Hire starting at £ 44.70 per day
    127.1 km / 79.0 miles away
  7. 159.6 km / 99.2 miles away
  8. Visp Car Hire starting at £ 42.42 per day
    88.1 km / 54.8 miles away
  9. 21.4 km / 13.3 miles away
  10. 103.1 km / 64.1 miles away

Top 8 Destinations around Lugano

  1. Visp Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 42.42 per day
    88.1 km / 54.8 miles away
  2. Sion Airport Car Hire starting at £ 44.70 per day
    127.1 km / 79.0 miles away
  3. Bern Airport Car Hire starting at £ 42.56 per day
    150.2 km / 93.3 miles away
  4. Zurich Airport Car Hire starting at £ 20.65 per day
    165.1 km / 102.6 miles away
  5. St.Gallen–Altenrhein Airport Car Hire starting at £ 38.73 per day
    171.1 km / 106.3 miles away
  6. Basel Airport Car Hire starting at £ 20.65 per day
    207.5 km / 129.0 miles away
  7. Geneva Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 26.02 per day
    217.4 km / 135.1 miles away
  8. Geneva Airport Car Hire starting at £ 21.67 per day
    220.2 km / 136.9 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car in Lugano?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in Luganofluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Lugano
£ 74.72
January
£ 54.26
February
March
April
£ 22.39
May
£ 173.13
June
£ 126.33
July
August
£ 30.31
September
£ 22.82
October
£ 23.87
November
£ 23.87
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Lugano is May with prices starting at £ 22.39 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is June with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 173.13. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 46. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

What is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Lugano?

Hirers picking up a car in Lugano keep them for an average of 8 days during in October, while those picking up their cars in April keep them for an average of 4.
Average Hire Length in Lugano
6
January
6
February
6
March
4
April
6
May
7
June
6
July
5
August
4
September
8
October
6
November
5
December

What month is the most favoured for hiring a car in Lugano?

While travellers visit Lugano year-round, the most popular month for hiring a car is October, and the least popular is March.
Popularity of Car Hire in Lugano by Monthly Searches
77%
January
89%
February
50%
March
62%
April
146%
May
117%
June
152%
July
116%
August
74%
September
185%
October
57%
November
75%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Ford Fiesta 4 1 Small cars

Top 4 Hire Companies in Lugano in 2021

Europcar
Europcar
Remarkable 9.5
+41919235120
ENTE TURISTICO DEL LUGANESE
SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9.5
+41919942315
Via Generale Guisan 10
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.5
+410919124060
Via S. Gottardo 13, 6900 Lugano, Switzerland
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+41919134151
Via Clemente Maraini 14
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