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Car Hire Baar Helpful Guide

Baar is a village in the canton of Zug, Switzerland. It is located between Lake Zug and Lake Zurich. The village is a popular home to Formula One racing drivers! The village is just 35 km from Zurich Airport, so it is easy to drive.  

Benefits of Hiring a Car in Baar, Switzerland:

  1. Flexibility: Having a car allows you to travel at your own pace and on your own schedule, ideal for exploring the Swiss countryside.
  2. Accessibility: While Switzerland boasts an efficient public transport system, a car provides easy access to remote locations and scenic routes that might not be accessible by train or bus.
  3. Comfort: Especially beneficial if you're traveling with family or have a lot of gear, having a personal vehicle can offer added comfort for your journey.
  4. Economical for Groups: If you're traveling in a group, hiring a car can be more cost-effective than buying multiple train or bus tickets for longer journeys.

Nearest Airport to Baar: The nearest major airport to Baar is Zurich Airport (Flughafen Zürich).

Distance and Route from Zurich Airport to Baar: The distance from Zurich Airport to Baar is approximately 50 km. The typical route involves:

  • Taking the A51 from Flughafenstrasse.
  • Following A4 to Lorzenbachstrasse in Baar.
  • Exiting from A4 and continuing on Lorzenbachstrasse to your destination in Baar.

This journey usually takes around 40 minutes, depending on traffic.

Recommended Places to Visit in Baar:

On Foot:

  1. Zugerberg: While the peak is best reached by a funicular, once you're at the top, there are plenty of walking trails with panoramic views of Lake Zug and the Alps.
  2. Old Town Zug: A short trip from Baar, you can stroll through the charming streets, visit the Zug Castle, and enjoy the lakeside views.

By Car:

  1. Lake Lucerne (Vierwaldstättersee): Around a 30-minute drive, it's a magnificent lake surrounded by mountains. The city of Lucerne, with its old bridge and tower, is a must-visit.
  2. Rigi: Known as the "Queen of Mountains," it's approximately a 45-minute drive to the base where you can take a cogwheel train up.
  3. Einsiedeln Abbey: A Benedictine monastery around 40 km from Baar, it's one of Switzerland's most important pilgrimage sites.

Baar's location makes it a great starting point for numerous day trips in Central Switzerland. Whether you're interested in nature, history, or just enjoying the scenic drives, having a car can enhance your Swiss adventure.


Current Rental Rates in Baar

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 54.80 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 383.63 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 56.63 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 396.42 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Volkswagen T-Roc

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 65.01 EUR/day
Volkswagen T-Roc

7 Days rental at 455.10 EUR from 22/04/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Baar is a village in the canton of Zug, Switzerland. It is located between Lake Zug and Lake Zurich. The village is a popular home to Formula One racing drivers!
 

Key Highlights for Car Hire at Baar: Making the Most of Your Journey.

  • Lego Technic was made there for several years before being relocated to Singapore.
  • The town is the home of F1 racing drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel.
  • The Rocksack rock festival is held there each June.
  • To aid its green credentials, free bikes can be hired near the town hall.
  • With a rise in industry locally, the population has grown dramatically since the 1960s.

 

Baar - Popular Destinations

Best car rental companies in Baar

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No.1: EUROPCAR,
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No.2: SIXT,
based on 533 reviews
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No.3: HERTZ,
based on 448 reviews
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Baar car hire information

  • 9.0/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Europcar Direct
  • € 383.60
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 54.80
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 8
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 4
    Most popular model:
    Volkswagen Golf
  • 35
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day in Baar

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January€ 103
February€ 95
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February€ 80
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July€ 69
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October€ 56
November€ 67
December€ 101
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February€ 227
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May€ 136
June€ 94
July€ 161
August€ 130
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November€ 104
December€ 138
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January€ 126
February€ 120
March€ 90
April€ 84
May€ 92
June€ 90
July€ 114
August€ 112
September€ 83
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November€ 81
December€ 99
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January€ 195
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March€ 149
April€ 124
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June€ 163
July€ 197
August€ 189
September€ 136
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November€ 128
December€ 148
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May€ 65
June€ 40
July€ 40
August€ 77
September€ 65
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December€ 64
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February€ 157
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April€ 112
May€ 179
June€ 129
July€ 123
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September€ 127
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December€ 148
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January€ 70
February€ 72
March€ 71
April€ 78
May€ 94
June€ 72
July€ 116
August€ 111
September€ 97
October€ 73
November€ 70
December€ 85

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