Sanitised car hire at Zurich Airport

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies at Zurich Airport offer sanitised rental cars:

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
  • AVIS
  • SIXT

Cheapest car hire at Zurich Airport

Mercedes E Class

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 72.12 EUR/day
Mercedes E Class

7 Days rental at 504.86 EUR from August 24

  4 |
  Manual |

Opel Grandland X

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 45.41 EUR/day
Opel Grandland X

7 Days rental at 317.90 EUR from August 24

  4 |
  Manual |

BMW 1 Series

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 43.06 EUR/day
BMW 1 Series

7 Days rental at 301.42 EUR from August 24

  3 |
  Manual |

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 31.84 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 222.94 EUR from August 24

  2 |
  Manual |

BMW 3 Series

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 61.29 EUR/day
BMW 3 Series

7 Days rental at 429.05 EUR from August 24

  4 |
  Automatic |

Ford Mondeo Estate

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 48.88 EUR/day
Ford Mondeo Estate

7 Days rental at 342.18 EUR from August 24

  5 |
  Automatic |

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 32.83 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 229.85 EUR from August 24

  2 |
  Manual |

Maserati Ghibli

4 Adults, 4 Doors

From 941.57 EUR/day
Maserati Ghibli

7 Days rental at 6591.01 EUR from August 24

  3 |
  Automatic |

BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 44.23 EUR/day
BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

7 Days rental at 309.62 EUR from August 24

  4 |
  Manual |

*daily rates in Zurich Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Zurich Airport

  • Zurich Airport is also called Kloten Airport
  • Is the largest and busiest international airport in Switzerland
  • The airport handled over 31m passengers in 2018
  • 75 airlines used the airport last year
  • The metro system from the airport terminal plays sounds of the Swiss Alps

Zurich Airport car hire reviews

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Best car rental companies in Zurich Airport

No.1: AVIS,
based on 510 reviews
10 min (average wait time)
based on 1577 reviews
13 min (average wait time)
based on 1455 reviews
18 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Zurich Airport


Flughofstrasse 60, Glattbrugg, 8152


Hagenholzstrasse 48, Zurich, 8050


Schulstrasse 44, Zurich, 8050


Wolfgang-pauli-strasse 15 Hil C50.6, Zurich, 8093


Amag Automobil- Und Motoren Ag Baechliwies 29, Bachenbuelach, 8184


Amag Retail Autowelt Zuerich Giessenstrasse 4, Duebendorf, 8600

Recent customer reviews (average rating 8.7/10)



Be prepared for

Be prepared for the prices, they might look high, but nothing is cheap in Zurich, or Switzerland as a whole. We couldn't find it any cheaper than Rhino, so very pleased with the deal in the end.

Mr Jackson


Great place to

Great place to visit, car hire went well

Mrs Thompson


Gps was not wor

Gps was not working which was greatly needed.


Zurich Airport car hire information

  • 9.0/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Avis Europe Corporate
  • € 222.88
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 31.84
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 68
    Most Popular Type:
  • 15
    Most popular model:
    Volkswagen Golf
  • 335
    Total Cars Available

Average prices per day for car hire at Zurich Airport

*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

FAQs about car hire at Zurich Airport

How much does car hire at Zurich Airport cost?

Car hire at Zurich Airport costs as little as €31.80 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €39.80 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €2207.20 per day from EDEL AND STARK LUXURY FLEET for a Rolls Royce Ghost.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Zurich Airport ?

9 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines at Zurich Airport, including HERTZ, EUROPCAR, ENTERPRISE, see the full list here.

Who is the best car rental agent at Zurich Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Avis Europe Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire at Zurich Airport with a score of 9.0/10

with UNIRENT rated second best with a score of 8.8/10


How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Zurich Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Zurich Airport is €258.01 per week from DOLLAR.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Zurich Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Zurich Airport is ALAMO, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Hyundai i10 available from as little as €222.88 per week.

How much is fuel at Zurich Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.3/ltr of petrol and €1.37/ltr of diesel at Zurich Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Zurich Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Zurich Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, DOLLAR, EDEL AND STARK LUXURY FLEET, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, FLIZZR, HERTZ, NATIONAL, NOMADCAR, SIXT, THRIFTY, UNIRENT as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Zurich Airport?

We can arrange , Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Economy Elite, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Luxury Elite, Mini, Oversize, Premium, Premium Elite, Special, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars at Zurich Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Zurich Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Zurich Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Zurich Airport is €409.39 per week from FLIZZR for a BMW 2 Series Convertible.

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Zurich Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Zurich Airport at the moment, however ALAMO rates start from just €222.88 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €222.88 from ALAMO in Zurich - Airport or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Zurich Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Zurich Airport is €222.60 per week with an average price of €278.60 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about car hire agents at Zurich Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Zurich Airport:

  • Europcar (tel: 41 43 2555656)
  • Sixt (tel: +41-848884444)
  • Hertz (tel: 0438163255)
  • Budget (tel: 00 41 44 800 77 33)
  • Avis (tel: (41) 44 800 77 33)
  • Europcar (tel: +41 (43) 2555656 )
  • Thrifty (tel: +41 43 816 32 55)
  • Dollar (tel: +41 43 816 27 37 / +41 43 816 32 55)
  • Enterprise (tel: 410581220420)
  • Unirent (tel: 043 255 56 56 )

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Zurich Airport:

  • Europcar (ZURICH AIRPORT PARKING 3 G1, ZURICH, 8058)
  • Sixt (Parking 3, Zürich, 8060)
  • Hertz (Zurich Airport, Zurich, 8058)
  • Budget (Flughafen Zuerich, Zuerich, 8060)
  • Avis (Flughafen Parking 3, Zurich, 8060)
  • Europcar (ZURICH AIRPORT PARKING 3 G1, ZURICH, 8058)

Car hire company reviews at Zurich Airport:

  • Avis Europe: Rated 9.0/10 from 7 reviews
  • UNIRENT: Rated 8.8/10 from 21 reviews
  • Dollar - Hertz: Rated 8.4/10 from 36 reviews
  • EUROPCAR Franchise: Rated 8.4/10 from 16 reviews
  • Thrifty : Rated 8.2/10 from 11 reviews
  • HERTZ: Rated 8.0/10 from 10 reviews

Zurich Airport Mini Guide

The Airport
Zurich Airport is situated in north Switzerland and is also known as Kloten Airport.  It is Switzerland’s largest and busiest airport with 31.1 million passengers passing through in 2018. The airport has three terminals, six car parks, valet parking, train, tram and regional bus services connecting travellers to Switzerland and the rest of Europe and international destinations.  The airport has on-site accommodation itself or there are numerous large well known hotels onsite and a short distance away within Zurich.

Getting There
There are 75 airlines operating flights to 184 cities with London being the top scheduled destination. 

Getting to Your Destination From Zurich Airport
  • Road - take the A1 for Bern (the capital) and Geneva or the A3 for Basel
  • Rail - during peak times trains run between the airport and Zurich railway station every ten minutes.  From Zurich main rail station you can connect to all major cities easily.  This service is run by Swiss Federal Railways. 
  • Buses – buses depart from the airport regularly and also operate a night service. 
  • Tram – Glattalbahn tram (No10) operates between the airport and the main rail station providing easy connections. 
  • Coach - seasonal coaches are provided to the ski slopes and a number of the hotels provide shuttle services to and from the airport. 
Passengers With Reduced Mobility 
Passengers requiring assistance while travelling should ensure their airline is aware of the need as soon as possible when booking tickets.  The airport provides a free service to cater for anyone with special requirements entering and around the airport; this includes help with wheelchairs and your guide dog.  The airport website (see below) has a comprehensive guide for people with reduced mobility requirements.

Car hire agents to collect your Rhino hire car from are located in the car hire centre on the upper level of Airport Shopping.  There are ATM machines, banks and money exchange centres throughout the airport.  Duty free shopping is available and the main shopping area to purchase fashion, souvenirs and gifts, chocolate, watches and jewellery. 

There are copious cafés, bars and restaurants to choose from.  You can grab fast food, sandwiches and snacks or have a full cooked meal or breakfast in comfort. A paid Wi-Fi service is available at hot spots throughout the airport and there are computer stations provided for use also.  All airport related pages are free to use on your computer or smartphones, this includes the airport website and connecting travel timetables etc. 

This cutting edge airport really thinks of all the travellers needs with the provision to stay over night, day rooms and rest areas. Hire a day room for a minimum of 3 hours, fully equipped with the use of showers, toilets etc or take a nap on a reclining chair with wool blankets and lockers to recharge your batteries. There are five information desks within the airport, however all desks do not hold the same information. Check the desk has the relevant information for your enquiry by looking at the sign adjacent to it or the website. 

Next Upcoming Holiday


    Saturday 1 Aug 2020

    Swiss National Day - National holiday

Customer questions about Zurich Airport car hire

Hi, have booked a car, can you please confirm what will happen if I cancel it?

Hi, If you cancel 24 hours prior to your pick up, you will be refunded in full.

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Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland and has regularly been voted the best city in the world for quality of life. There’s a good chance you’ve flown there on business but whilst you’re there you should take in some of the culture that has made Zurich renowned across Europe.

Spend some time in the Swiss National Museum to find out about this fascinating country then drive across town in your hire car from Zurich Airport to find the Kunsthaus, one of Europe’s most important art galleries. Finally, several fine theatres and concert halls will tempt you with wonderful evening performances on offer in Zurich.