Car hires in Basel, Basel-Stadt

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Basel, Switzerland
8 Dec — 15 Dec
Basel, Switzerland
Fri 8/12
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Fri 15/12
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Car hire insight and trends in Basel

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Basel

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Basel?

The cheapest car hire in Basel are generally found through Surprise Agency. When booking with Surprise Agency, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as €32/day. The average price to hire a car in Basel is €52/day.

What car hire company in Basel has the most locations?

Sunnycars has the most locations of any car hire company in Basel, with 6 locations.

What car do most people hire in Basel?

The Ford Edge is the most popular car to hire in Basel, according to our data. Our users have found prices for Ford Edge rentals for as low as €91/day in Basel, though on average you can expect prices to be around €91/day. Another popular car to hire in Basel is the Volkswagen Polo for an average of €68/day, and deals as low as €41/day.

Best deals found for Basel, Basel-Stadt car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Basel, Basel-Stadt
Economy€88/day
Compact€95/day
Intermediate€108/day
Standard€158/day
Full-size SUV€214/day
Premium€304/day
Compact estate car€111/day
Compact SUV€114/day
Intermediate SUV€118/day
Standard estate car€130/day
Premium estate car€197/day
Luxury estate car€233/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Basel, Basel-Stadt car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Basel that's right for you

Small cars

€39 - €83

All Car Types

€50 - €157

The average price of a small car hire in Basel, Switzerland is €58. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Basel, Switzerland is in November. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just €39 per day. A small car rental is typically 38% less expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a car hire in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Basel small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Basel, Switzerland is €86. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Basel, Switzerland is in January. The price is 59% lower than the rest of the year at just €36 per day. A medium car rental is typically 10% less expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a car hire in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Basel medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Basel, Switzerland is €139. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Basel, Switzerland is in February. The price is 62% lower than the rest of the year at just €54 per day. A large car rental is typically 32% more expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a car hire in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Basel large car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Basel, Switzerland is €78. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Basel, Switzerland is in January. The price is 59% lower than the rest of the year at just €32 per day. A SUV rental is typically 18% less expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a car hire in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Basel SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Basel, Switzerland is €123. The cheapest time to hire a van in Basel, Switzerland is in February. The price is 54% lower than the rest of the year at just €57 per day. A van rental is typically 23% more expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a car hire in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Volkswagen Polo
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€88/day

30 Dec - 3 Jan
Volkswagen Polo
Renault Clio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€95/day

15 Feb - 18 Feb
Renault Clio
Renault Clio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€102/day

30 Dec - 3 Jan
Renault Clio

Basel car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Basel, Basel-Stadt

Europcar

8.8
Very Good
6 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

8.0

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.6
Very Good
4 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

7.3

Sixt

8.6
Very Good
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.3

Alamo

8.2
Very Good
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

7.7

Dollar

8.1
Very Good
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

6.5

Hertz

7.6
Good
9 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

6.9

Thrifty

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.2

Budget

7.2
Good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

9.0

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

6.5

Quick facts about car hire in Basel

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Basel

Most Popular Agency

Budget

Popular Car Types

Compact, SUV, Intermediate

Cheapest Hire Car

€39

Most Popular Model

Ford Edge
The most popular Basel car hire agency found on momondo this month is Budget. Other top choices for car hire companies are Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Sixt
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Basel in the past 72 hours: Compact, SUV, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a car hire in Basel is €39/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from €76/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Basel in the past 7 days is the Ford Edge. Our users also prefer the Volkswagen Polo as an alternative.

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Driving with a car hire in Basel - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Basel so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

Is there a fee to cancel my Basel, Switzerland car hire?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Basel car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car hire company in Basel offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the best type of car to hire in Basel during January?

With temperatures averaging 2 °C and precipitation usually 49 mm during January, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to Basel. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of January and is a popular choice for travellers heading to Basel. Hiring a Standard in Basel will cost you €76/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Basel, Switzerland?

When you hire a car in Basel, you should abide by the city’s 50 km/h speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Basel are 80 km/h and 120 km/h, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Basel.

What car hire company has the Mercedes-Benz E-Class in Basel?

What is the weather like in Basel, Switzerland in December?

During the month of December the average temperature in Basel is 2 °C and the expected precipitation is 54 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in Basel.

Is the weather in Basel similar to the rest of Basel-Stadt?

Those looking to hire a car in Basel for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Basel-Stadt during the month of December usually is around 2 °C with 54 mm of possible rain.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Basel?

Prices for cars in Basel are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Basel?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Basel?

Age requirements for drivers vary depending on the country, including Basel. In several EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. Generally, to hire a car overseas, you must be at least 21 years old, and if you're under 25, you may be charged a young driver surcharge. It's recommended that you review the policy of your preferred hire company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in Basel?

When hiring a car in Basel, all drivers must present a full valid driving license. An International Driving Permit is required if the driving license is written in a language different to that of the country of hire and may be necessary to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you are hiring abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend checking with the individual hire company you are booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Basel?

Choosing momondo to search for car hire in Basel makes sense because it is quick and free of charge. We find all the rental car hire prices and policies, you simply choose what works best for you and your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Basel?

momondo helps you find the best car hire deal in Basel by allowing you to filter results by price, capacity, car features, drop off, pick-up location and many more.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Basel with free cancellation?

Free cancellation is a policy that can be filtered on momondo car hire searches for Basel and all other locations. Availability may vary by location.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Basel on momondo?

Absolutely! momondo offers this feature when searching for a car hire in Basel.

Can I find a car hire in Basel which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car hire locations on momondo including Basel.

Can I search for car hire in Basel with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Unlimited mileage is indeed an option momondo offers on car hire in Basel.


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