Car Rentals in Basel, Basel-Stadt

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Basel, Switzerland
Oct 3 — Oct 10
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Basel, Switzerland
Tue 10/3
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Rental cars insight and trends in Basel

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

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Basel?

The cheapest rental cars in Basel are generally found through Budget. When booking with Budget, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as $25/day. The average price to rent a car in Basel is $54/day.

What car rental company in Basel has the most locations?

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

What car do most people rent in Basel?

Renting the Volkswagen Golf in Basel is the most popular car rental among momondo users, followed by renting the Fiat 500. Our users have seen Volkswagen Golf deals in Basel for $83 per day on average, and as cheap as $28 per day. It’s an average of $60 per day to rent the Fiat 500 in Basel, though you may find prices as low as $25 per day.

Best deals found for Basel, Basel-Stadt car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Basel, Basel-Stadt
Compact$35/day
Intermediate$39/day
Standard$49/day
Full-size SUV$51/day
Premium$54/day
Intermediate station wagon$43/day
Compact station wagon$43/day
Intermediate SUV$46/day
Standard station wagon$47/day
Standard SUV$58/day
Premium station wagon$73/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Basel, Basel-Stadt car rental deals found on momondo

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

Small Cars

$57 - $86

All Car Types

$99 - $233

The average price of a Small rental in Basel, Switzerland is $70. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Basel, Switzerland is in October. The price is 19% lower than the rest of the year at just $57 per day. A Small rental is typically 54% less expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a vehicle rental in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Basel Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Basel, Switzerland is $117. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Basel, Switzerland is in October. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $76 per day. A Medium rental is typically 23% less expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a vehicle rental in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Basel Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Basel, Switzerland is $190. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Basel, Switzerland is in November. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $124 per day. A Large rental is typically 21% more expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a vehicle rental in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Basel Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Basel, Switzerland is $121. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Basel, Switzerland is in January. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $91 per day. A SUV rental is typically 20% less expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a vehicle rental in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Basel SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Basel, Switzerland is $194. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Basel, Switzerland is in October. The price is 31% lower than the rest of the year at just $134 per day. A Van rental is typically 23% more expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a vehicle rental in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Basel, Switzerland is $215. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Basel, Switzerland is in October. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just $111 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 30% more expensive than the average rental car in Basel. The average price of a vehicle rental in Basel can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Basel Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Mini Hatch
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$35/day

22 Nov - 30 Nov
Mini Hatch
Suzuki SX4
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$37/day

22 Nov - 30 Nov
Suzuki SX4

Basel car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Basel, Basel-Stadt

Thrifty

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.0

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

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

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.0
Very good
4 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

7.0

Hertz

7.9
Good
9 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

6.9

Dollar

7.4
Good
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

6.6

National

2 locations

Quick facts about car rentals in Basel

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

Most Popular Agency

Sixt

Popular Car Types

Compact, Mini, Intermediate

Cheapest Rental Car

$29

Most Popular Model

Volkswagen Golf
The most popular Basel car rental agency found on momondo this month is Sixt. Other top choices for car rental companies are Hertz and Alamo
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Basel in the past 72 hours: Compact, Mini, Intermediate.
The lowest price for a rental car in Basel is $29/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $60/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Basel in the past 7 days is the Volkswagen Golf. Our users also prefer the Fiat 500 as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular rental car locations in Basel

Nearby attractions:

St. Johanns Park2.9 mi
Spalentor3.2 mi
Mittlere Brücke3.5 mi
Marktplatz3.5 mi
Münsterplatz3.7 mi

Nearby attractions:

St. Johanns Park3.1 mi
Spalentor3.5 mi
Mittlere Brücke3.7 mi
Marktplatz3.7 mi
Münsterplatz3.9 mi

Nearby attractions:

Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig1.3 mi
Historisches Museum Basel1.4 mi
Barfüsserplatz1.4 mi
Münsterplatz1.5 mi
Marktplatz1.7 mi

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Driving with a rental car in Basel - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to rent a car in Basel, Switzerland in October?

For a weekend in October, the best deals in Basel start from around $35 up to around $67. For a one-week car rental, Basel prices in October average $74 with the best deals starting at $28.

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

The majority of the Basel car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centers in Basel such as Thrifty, Budget, and Europcar often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in Basel during October?

Renting a Standard car in Basel during the month of October is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 41 °F and precipitation around 2.3″ during October, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Basel will cost you $72/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Basel, Switzerland?

When you book a rental car in Basel, you should abide by the city’s 35 mph speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Basel are 50 mph and 75 mph, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Basel.

What car rental company has the BMW X3 in Basel?

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

In September, Basel usually gets 2.4″ of precipitation and has an average temperature of 59 °F. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Basel as it can help you make the best decision.

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

Travelers looking to leave from Basel on a road trip around Basel-Stadt or the surrounding areas during the month of September should expect temperatures around 59 °F and about 2.4″ of possible rain through the month.

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?

Among different countries, including Basel, the minimum age for drivers varies. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be imposed. It's recommended that you review the policy of the rental company you're considering before booking.

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

To rent a car in Basel, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


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Why use momondo?

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

Booking a car rental in Basel via momondo could save you time and money. momondo provides you with a wide selection of options and cars as we search thousands of car rental websites and locations to enable you to make the best choice for your trip.

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

Once you have performed a search for a car rental in Basel, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

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

Of course! momondo has a dedicated filter for users to specifically look at car rentals in Basel which offer free cancellation.

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

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for rental cars in Basel.

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

You certainly can. momondo has a dedicated filter for enhanced cleaning services for all car rental locations including Basel.

Can I search for rental cars in Basel with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, momondo is capable of showing unlimited mileage car rental options in Basel.


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