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In Zug we recommend the following car hire offers

from 79 £ per day
Basic package

Good offers for a small budget

e.g. Mitsubishi ASX
5 Days from 29.06 - 04.07.2024
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from 83 £ per day

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

e.g. Volkswagen Polo
5 Days from 29.06 - 04.07.2024
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from 85 £ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

e.g. Skoda Scala
5 Days from 29.06 - 04.07.2024
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Hired car in Zug

Explore the beautiful city Zug, flexible and independent with your hired car. Book your hired car in advance to get the hired car according to your wishes.

On you can use the price comparison service, in order to get the best fitting offers for your stay in Switzerland. A hired car gives you the opportunity to discover the city Zug and its surroundings independent and flexible of public transport and tourist groups. 

Where can I pick up my hired car?

You have got several options from where you can pick up your hired car; depending on where you start your stay in Switzerland. You have the option to collect the car directly after landing at the Zurich Airport. This enables you to start your trip flexible and you will benefit from not having to pay extra for a taxi or train to Zug. The distance from the airport to Zug will be around 45km.

The other option would be to pick up the hired car in the city centre of Zug, at the local hired car station. 

One-way rental

For those who want to do a trip through Switzerland with a hired car, the one-way rental might be the best option. This means that you can pick up your hired car at the location of your choice and return it conveniently to another location. This is particularly useful if you are heading for cities that are far away from each other, such as Zurich, Lucerne and Basel.

Additional driver

What does the additional driver option actually mean? If you specify another person as an additional driver when booking, you can take turns driving the hired car. Distances in Switzerland can be very long, as you can also experience the neighbouring countries, such as Italy and France with your hired car. If only one person drives the hired car, this can be quite exhausting. So that the driver can sit back and relax, too, you can simply hand over the steering wheel to the additional driver.

Sights you have to visit in Zug

With your hired car, you have the advantage of being able to design your stay according to your wishes. Zug is located in central Switzerland, which means that you can easily visit other cities in a very short time. Switzerland offers a variety of sights that you can visit with your hired car, the country serves with beautiful nature as well as world metropolis, with cities like Zurich.

In the list below, you find some examples of sights that you can explore with your hired car:

  • Lake Zug
  • Zugerberg
  • Zug Castle
  • Clocktower Zug

Lake Zug


In the table below, you will find examples of sights that are located in central Switzerland, near Zug: 

Sights in central Switzerland Distance to Zug
Mount Pilatus 34 km
Chapel Bridge 30 km
Titlis 70 km
Lake Lucerne 30 km
Lake Zurich 37 km
Lake Brienz 90 km
Blausee 135 km

Chapel Bridge Lucerne

Blausee, Bern

Lake Zurich

Which telephone numbers should you know when driving in Zug in case of an emergency?

  • Emergency situation Telephone number
  • An accident with injured persons 117
  • Breakdown service 140
  • Information on road conditions and traffic situation 163

Do I need a vignette for the hired car?

No, you do not need to buy a vignette for your hired car. As this is obligatory in Switzerland, it is already attached to your hired car. You don't have to worry about the toll when hiring a hired car.

Where can I park my hired car in Zug and Switzerland free of charge?

Parking is free of charge almost everywhere between 9 pm and 8 am. In Switzerland, parking areas are marked in different colours. Each colour has its own regulation:

  • White zones: for a fee at the parking meter you can park up to 30 min or 2-4 hours
  • Blue zones: only with a valid parking ticket
  • Yellow zone: Parking ban, mostly private or company Car park
  • Red Zone: With parking disk, 15 minutes can be parked here free of charge

What are the maximum speeds in Switzerland?

street type  maximum speed
Inner locations 50 km/h
external locations 80 km/h
Motorways 120 km/h

What is the promiscuous limit in Switzerland?

Person Promiscuous limit 
In general 0,5
Driving instructor, professional driver, trial driving licence 0,0
This should be noted:

Please note that if you drive a car under the influence of alcohol, you will be subject to heavy fines. Depending on the offence, even prison sentences may be imposed.

If you are travelling in Switzerland with your hired car, which you can hire cheaply from the car hire company of your choice, you should also note that rail vehicles in towns and villages have the right of way on equal roads.

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