Car rental at Basel Airport
A car rental is a great way of starting your trip from Basel Airport. While renting a car through VIP Cars for Basel airport, you can compare deals from top suppliers at one place. Fill in the search booking form with the travel dates and other information that has been asked; our system will show you the deals available for the dates you have entered. You will be able to compare them as per the prize, supplier and the car type filters.
To rent a car in Basel you must have a valid driver’s license and all the documents listed by the supplier on the rental voucher. Also, make sure that you keep the bills handy after getting the car refueled before the rental car return; the representative at the rental desk might ask for it. Book a suitable car hire for Basel airport today for bigger savings.
Car rental companies in Basel Airport
At VIP Cars, car hire deals for Basel Airport are offered by leading supplier brands. These companies have a big network of locations in Switzerland and allow customers to rent one-ways from Basel Airport. Various inclusions like unlimited miles and collision damage waiver are offered within the deals’ price, which adds more value to the deals. Given below are the top car hire suppliers we work with at Basel Airport:
- Sixt Rent-A-Car
- Alamo Rent-A-Car
- National Rent-A-Car
- Enterprise Rent-A-Car
- Dollar Rent-A-Car
Car types you can rent at Basel Airport
Which car to rent for your journey from Basel airport? That depends on whether it is a long trip or a short one, whether you are travelling alone or with family, friends or colleagues, & will you be carrying equipment or not.
For solo travelers, compacts, sedans, economy and even mini cars are good. For group travelers, our suppliers provide a big assortment of vans and minivans that can accommodate 7, 8, 9, 12 and even 15 passengers in one go. People who are traveling in a group of 5-7 with equipment, for them SUVs are a good option. Luxury and convertibles from different brands are also available.
Car hire deal types
The car hire suppliers we work with provide both long term and short term car rentals. In case of long term rentals, you can rent a car for a month, 2 months, 3 months or 6 months - the maximum limit varies from supplier to supplier. In case of short term rentals, there are one day, weekly and weekend rentals and the minimum car hire period is 24 hrs (or 1 day). Note that we don’t have deals for rental cars on hourly basis. One-way deals are available if you want to take a long trip and want to skip the return trip. Some of our suppliers also keep a few deals reserved for travelers who might come looking for deals at a short notice.
- Long term (monthly & multi-month rentals)
- Short term (weekend, weekly and one day rentals)
- One way and last minute rentals
Car rental locations in Basel
Basel in Switzerland has offices of leading rental suppliers, scattered across this beautiful city. There are many travelers who rent cars at Basel airport and return the vehicle at a different location within the city.
So, in case you want to drop the car at a different location outside Basel, it is also possible. Give below are a few locations we cover in Basel besides the airport:
- Basel Downtown
- Basel Dreispitz
- Basel Main Railway Station
- Basel Badischer Railway Station
Guide to Basel Airport
Jointly operated by the Swiss Confederation and the French Republic, Basel Airport serves as a hub for EasyJet Switzerland. Other major airlines that operate regular flight services from Basel Airport include - Air Berlin, Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa Regional, Wizz Air, DHL Aviation, TNT Airways, FedEx Feeder, and UPS Airlines.
Also famous as EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel Airport is a major international aerodrome facility located around 4 miles, 14 miles, and 43 miles away from Basel, Mulhouse, and Freiburg respectively.
Popular cross border trips from Basel
In this section we are listing some of the most popular international one-ways for which travelers rent cars from Basel airport. Crossborder option is available as both one-way and two-way option; that is, it is your choice whether you want to return the car at Basel airport or in the country you are traveling to from Switzerland.
Basel to Paris
Distance: 574.1 km Route: A36 and A6
Basel to Amsterdam
Distance: 741.2 km Route: A5 and A3
Basel to Berlin
Distance: 863.1 km Route: A5 and A9
Basel to Barcelona
Distance: 1,051.8 km Route: A9