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Car Hire at Zurich Airport

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Zurich Airport, Zurich, Switzerland
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Economy
Ford Fiesta or comparable
Ford Fiesta
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 20.81 per day
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Mini
Hyundai i10 or comparable
Hyundai i10
  • 5
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 25.91 per day
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Compact
VW Golf or comparable
VW Golf
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 30.32 per day
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Compact Elite
Audi A1 or comparable
Audi A1
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 32.08 per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Intermediate
Skoda Octavia or comparable
Skoda Octavia
  • 4x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
£ 32.59 / per day
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Standard
VW Tiguan or comparable
VW Tiguan
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
£ 46.94 / per day
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Economy Elite
Mini Cooper or comparable
Mini Cooper
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
£ 30.64 / per day
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Intermediate Elite
Volvo V40 or comparable
Volvo V40
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 39.68 / 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 02:03 on 2021-03-01.

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%

Airport information

Score
8.8
  • Getting to the airport 8.1
  • Check-in desks 8.1
  • Facilities and services 8.2
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.8
  • Dining and car hire services 7.3
  • Lounge 6.4

Zurich Airport (ZRH)

  • IATA: ZRH
  • ICAO: LSZH
  • Name: Zurich Airport (ZRH)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Flights per year: 270,453
  • Passengers (per year): 29,396,094
  • Distance from the city centre: 5.6 miles / 9 km N of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +41 43 816 22 11
  • Email: info@zurich-airport.com

Top 7 Destinations around Zurich Airport

  1. 78.3 km / 48.7 miles away
  2. Car Hire at Basel Airport starting at £ 20.81 per day
    79.8 km / 49.6 miles away
  3. Car Hire at Bern Airport starting at £ 42.90 per day
    93.4 km / 58.0 miles away
  4. Car Hire Visp Railway Station starting at £ 42.76 per day
    129.7 km / 80.6 miles away
  5. Car Hire at Sion Airport starting at £ 45.06 per day
    157.6 km / 97.9 miles away
  6. Car Hire at Geneva Railway Station starting at £ 26.23 per day
    223.1 km / 138.6 miles away
  7. Car Hire at Geneva Airport starting at £ 21.85 per day
    223.4 km / 138.8 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Zurich Airport?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Zurich Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Zurich Airport
£ 60.78
January
£ 103.33
February
£ 64.78
March
£ 71.63
April
£ 57.65
May
£ 40.38
June
£ 70.36
July
£ 68.06
August
£ 36.32
September
£ 34.59
October
£ 86.68
November
£ 86.68
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Zurich Airport is October with prices starting at £ 34.59 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is February with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 103.33. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 65. 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’s the most popular hire length at Zurich Airport?

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

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Zurich Airport?

Though Zurich Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in July. November is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
116%
January
97%
February
91%
March
96%
April
122%
May
106%
June
130%
July
115%
August
80%
September
80%
October
79%
November
89%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Dollar Volvo V40 4 3 Medium cars
Dollar Ford Fiesta 5 1 Small cars
SIXT Peugeot 208 2 1 Small cars
Alamo Hyundai i10 3 1 Small cars
Alamo VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
Alamo VW Golf 5 2 Medium cars
SIXT Renault Captur 5 2 Medium cars
Alamo VW Polo 4 2 Small cars
SIXT Renault Captur 4 1 Medium cars
Dollar Ford Focus 4 2 Medium cars

Top 9 Hire Companies at Zurich Airport in 2021

SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9.5
+41848884444
Parking 3, 8302 Zürich
£ 21 - £ 249
Europcar
Europcar
Remarkable 9.5
+41432555656
PARKING 3 G1
£ 31 - £ 65
Working hours
Mon:08:00-21:00
Tue:08:00-21:00
Wed:08:00-21:00
Thu:08:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-21:00
Sat:08:00-21:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
National
National
Remarkable 9.2
+410581220420
Bimenzältenstrasse 11, 8302 Kloten
£ 41 - £ 134
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.6
410581220420
FLUGHAFEN ZURICH,
£ 29 - £ 128
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.6
+410581220420
Flughofstrasse 3, 8058 Kloten, Switzerland
£ 26 - £ 121
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.5
+41438163255
Airside Center, Flughafen, 8302 Zürich, Switzerland
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+41448007733
Flughafen Parking 3, Zurich, 8060
£ 29 - £ 43
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-20:00
Sun:08:00-20:00
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
+41448007733
Flughafen Zuerich
Working hours
Mon:06:30-23:30
Tue:06:30-23:30
Wed:06:30-23:30
Thu:06:30-23:30
Fri:06:30-23:30
Sat:06:30-23:30
Sun:06:30-23:30
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.5
410581220420
Enterprise Rent A Car
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:30
Tue:06:00-23:30
Wed:06:00-23:30
Thu:06:00-23:30
Fri:06:00-23:30
Sat:06:00-23:30
Sun:06:00-23:30
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