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Current offers Zurich Airport

e.g. VW Up Or similar
from 31 £/day
  • All-round carefree package
Skoda Fabia
from 35 £/day
  • Directly available
from 31 £/day
  • Without excess
Seat Ibiza
from 35 £/day
e.g. SkodaRapid Or similar
from 32 £/day
  • All-round carefree package
from 36 £/day
  • Directly available
from 32 £/day
  • Without excess
VW Polo
from 36 £/day
Further vehicle classes
e.g. VW Golf Or similar
VW Golf
from 36 £/day
e.g. Peugeot 308 SW Or similar
Peugeot 308 SW
from 36 £/day
7 seater
e.g. VWTouran Or similar
from 44 £/day
9 seater
e.g. MERCEDES VITO Or similar
from 77 £/day
e.g. RENAULT KADJAR Or similar
from 38 £/day
e.g. MINI COOPER CABRIO Or similar
from 51 £/day
Premium class
e.g. BMW 530 Or similar
BMW 530
from 80 £/day
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Rental car at Zurich Airport (ZHR)

You are looking for a rental car at Zurich Airport? Have a look at to compare the best tariff with the online price comparison service, in order to find the best fitting rental car offer for your stay in Switzerland. Kloten is a city in the Bülach district of Switzerland and belongs to the Canton of Zurich in Switzerland. It is located about ten km from the city centre of Zurich and lies on the plain of the Glatt Valley.

Zurich is the capital of the canton of the same name and also has various sights which are located almost exclusively around the old town. They can, therefore, be easily reached on foot or with a short bus or tram ride. Take a look not only at the monuments and buildings but also at the location of the city on Lake Zurich. At Bürkliplatz or Bellvue you have a phenomenal view of the Alps and the lake when the weather is fine. Both banks with parks and promenades are heavily frequented by the city's residents and tourists. With a rental car from you can explore the surrounding area flexible and independent of public transport and tourist groups.

Where are the Rental Car counters at Zurich Airport?

You have booked a cheap rental car online and would like to pick it up at Zurich Airport? The car rental counters are located on the first floor of Airport Shopping. There you can take care of all the formalities before you can go to the pick-up point and pick up your car. Rent a car online cheaply and travel comfortably and flexibly through Zurich and its surroundings in Switzerland. At the airport, there are counters of the companies Alamo, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt.

What is the promiscuous limit in Switzerland?

Person Promiscuous limit 
In general 0,5
Driving instructor, professional driver, trial driving licence 0,1

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 rental car, which you can rent cheaply from the car rental company of your choice, you should also note that rail vehicles in towns and villages have the right of way on equal roads.

Speed limits in Switzerland

Road type Speed limit
Urban areas 50 km/h
Rural areas  80km/h
Highways 120 km/h

Which sights can I visit in Switzerland?

  • Chapel Bridge Lucerne 
  • Rhine Falls
  • Lake Brienz
  • Blausee
  • Lake Zurich
  • Lion Monument

Blausee Bern

Chapel Bridge Lucerne

Rhine Falls Schaffhausen

Which type of insurance should I take?


Mietwagen Versicherung

With the right insurance through Switzerland

Even if you drive very carefully and safely, damage may occur to the rental car. To ensure that you can continue your journey without stress, we recommend that you take out fully comprehensive insurance without excess. In the event of damage, you will have to advance the costs. However, you will be reimbursed by your insurance company after your arrival back home. Simply submit the relevant receipts when you return from Switzerland.

One-way rental

For those who want to do a road trip in Switzerland with a rental car, the one-way rental might be the best option. This means that you can pick up your rental 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 eachother. 




Important rules for driving on mountain roads in Switzerland

  • On mountain roads, the car that drives uphill always has priority.
  • Vehicles driving downhill have to drive back when they can no longer evade and the other vehicle is not closer to a passing point.
  • When meeting different vehicles, such as trucks and cars, lighter vehicles have to recoil.
  • On mountain-postal routes, buses and post buses always have right of way. If you come across such a vehicle with your rental car, you must strictly observe the instructions and signs of the drivers of these vehicles. You can recognize mountain-post roads by the signpost with a post horn symbol.

Explore the Swiss Mountains and its beautiful nature:


  • Titlis Mountain
  • Mount Pilatus
  • Matterhorn
  • Jungfraujoch
  • Rigi

Information about driving in Switzerland

  • Switzerland follows right-hand traffic
  • It is forbidden to use your mobile phone for calling or texting while driving
  • When it comes to seatbelts, all passengers are obliged to wear them

Emergency number: 

Police - 117

Ambulance - 114

Fire service - 118 

Enjoy the benefits of a rental car

With a rental car, you can enjoy the beautiful landscape of Switzerland. It gives you the opportunity to design your stay flexibly and independent of public transport and tourist groups.

A car rental allows visiting remote places, hidden trails or restaurants with a view, impossible to get to by taking a taxi or a bus. These special places are usually inaccessible by bus. Also, there is nothing better than a car waiting for you at the railway station or airport. Nothing more comfortable than not having to carry your luggage to the bus or tram, or paying taxi airport additional charges for it.

Your benefits with Driveboo

  • Rental cars available from the age of 18
  • Cancellation free of charge up to 24 hours before pick-up
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  • No hidden costs due to a transparent costs overview
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  • Wide range of equipment, pick-up stations, insurances and additional services
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