Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Lausanne
Which car rental companies are near or in Lausanne?
There are over 7 car rental companies in Lausanne. Car rental companies such as Europcar on Avenue Louis Ruchonnet 2, Thrifty on Place du Tunnel 17, Europcar on Avenue de Provence 2, Hertz on Parking Indigo Rue du Simplon 32, Sixt on Chemin de Mornex 34, Budget on Avenue de la Gare 50, Avis on Avenue de la Gare 50, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Lausanne?
You can make a booking without a credit card with autoprio.com. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Lausanne, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
How can I find car rental near me in Lausanne?
Do a search for Lausanne. Then take a look at our map of hire car companies to find the best rental cars near you in Lausanne from companies such as Europcar on Avenue Louis Ruchonnet 2, Thrifty on Place du Tunnel 17, Europcar on Avenue de Provence 2, Hertz on Parking Indigo Rue du Simplon 32, Sixt on Chemin de Mornex 34, Budget on Avenue de la Gare 50, Avis on Avenue de la Gare 50 and others.
What types of car can I rent in Lausanne?
The supply of rental cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as fullsize cars, compact elite, small-medium truck-lorry, intermediate elite, fullsize elite, 7 seater minivan, jeep, minivan, mini cars, exotic cars, minibus, medium suv, premium cars, standard cars, large truck-lorry, compact cars, intermediate, hybrid cars, 9 seater minivan, moped, cargo van, suv, economy elite, estate, special cars, 5 seater minivan, mini elite, economy cars, convertible, luxury cars, small suv, luxury elite, electric cars in Lausanne with autoprio.com.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Lausanne and Switzerland?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in Switzerland on Autoprio.com were found at Flizzr, Unirent, Nomadcar, King Rent, Maggiore, Edel And Stark Luxury Fleet, Advantage and City Auto Rent. It is usually cheaper to hire a car in Lausanne than at the airport. However, it often pays off to compare the price between the airport and nearby cities before booking.
Where can I park a car in Lausanne?
Long-term parking and short-term parking in parking lots and in parking garages in Lausanne are e.g. Parking Quai Amédée Milliquet on Route du Port, Pse, Parking du Valentin, Aquatis Hotel, Parking de la Possession, Parking de la Poste, Parking Sallaz, Parking de la Combe, Parking de la Clinique de Montchoisi, Parking Step on Chemin de la Plage, Parking Montbenon, Parking Petite Corniche, Réservé Don du Sang, Parking de la Gare on Place de la Gare, Parking du Pré de la Cure on Avenue Samson Reymondin, Leb, Parkings Relais Ouchy, Parking du Palace, Balance, Parking Riponne, Parking du Palais de Beaulieu, Parking Pully Plage on Chemin des Bains, Parkings Relais Feuillère etc.
Where are there gas and service stations in or near Lausanne?
Nearby gas and service stations and petrol stations in or near Lausanne are e.g. Garage des 3 Sapins (Opel), Tamoil on Route de Prilly 2, SOCAR, Shell, Tamoil on Route de Lavaux 12, Uniquement Bateaux, Chantier Naval Balmer Ravey, Bateaux Seulement, Mini Prix, Tamoil, BP, Agrola, Gaz Naturel, Garage de Savigny, Agip, ENI, Tamoil on Rue de Lindustrie 70, Migrol, Migrol Avec Magasin on Route de Cossonay etc.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location other than Lausanne?
Yes, in most cases the car rental company will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location like airports such as Sion Airport, Geneva-Cointrin Airport, Lugano-Agno Airport, St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport, Lausanne-Blécherette Airport, Bern Belp Airport, Les Eplatures Airport and Zurich Airport, instead of Lausanne. Autoprio.com will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Which optional extras are available in Lausanne?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Lausanne and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Snow Chain Set, Additional driver, Roof Rack, Wi-Fi Access, Snow Tyres, Luggage racks, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Electronic toll pass, Ski Rack, Infant child seat and GPS – Satellite Navigational System. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in Lausanne. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars. Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the city, Lausanne in Switzerland.
Sixt on Chemin de Mornex 34, Hertz on Parking Indigo Rue du Simplon 32, Europcar on Avenue de Provence 2, Thrifty on Place du Tunnel 17, Budget on Avenue de la Gare 50, Avis on Avenue de la Gare 50, Europcar on Avenue Louis Ruchonnet 2 are the companies we compare in Lausanne/Switzerland. Rental cars are available at Lausanne’s travel centre, train stations (Romanel sur Lausanne, Renens, Lausanne, Bussigny, Grandvaux, Union Prilly, Prilly Malley and La Conversion) and airports like Lausanne Blécherette Airport 3 km (2 mi), Yverdon les-Bains Airfield 27 km (17 mi), Geneva Cointrin Airport 51 km (32 mi) and Neuchatel Colombier Airport 52 km (32 mi), QLS and ports and ferry terminals that are close by are Lutry Lac, Saint Sulpice Vd, Pully Lac, Lausanne Ouchy Lac, Port dOuchy, Port de Vidy, Port de Paudex, Port de Pully. A car rental service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you pick up the car. Easy and safe online booking of rental cars. Search for a city, airport etc. and choose a pick up place.
Facts about Lausanne
Lausanne is a city in the municipality Lausanne District, Vaud kanton, Switzerland. It is the county seat in the region. 1th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 5th largest town/district in Switzerland. Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are Martigny-Ville, Morges, Thônex, Bulle, Versoix, Centre-Ville, Montchoisi, Mousquines – Bellevue, Ouchy and Montriond – Cour. The community/city is located about 453 MASL (1,486 ft). Read more about what the city has to offer when it comes to experiences and which companies are located in Switzerland and Lausanne District. Geneva (c. 184,000 pop), La Chaux-de-Fonds (c. 36,800 pop), Fribourg (c. 32,800 pop), Neuchâtel (c. 31,300 pop), Vernier (c. 30,100 pop) and Sion (c. 28,000 pop) are other larger communities, cities nearby. With about 116,800 (2018) inhabitants. Riponne Maurice Béjart, Lausanne Gare, Grancy, Délices, Bessières, Ours and Jordils are subway (metro) stations nearby. Nearby bus stops and bus stations are Tunnel, Oron la Ville, Lausanne P R Vélodrome and Évian les Bains. We also give tips on which companies offer rental cars in Lausanne District.
Attractions, Activities and Sights
Recommendations and tips on activities, experiences, museums, attractions, events, places and destinations in Lausanne you can visit during your stay in the city can be found here. Watch the local team play? Or see a concert? Watch football? Close to the town center are the Vélodrome de la Pontaise, Stade Pierre de Coubertin, Patinoire des Eaux Minérales, Stade Camille Fournier, Stade Olympique de la Pontaise and Stade Juan Antonio Samaranch. Want to look at the domiciles of the city’s old rulers? Exciting castles such as, Castle dÉchandens, Castle of Bochat, Castle of Lutry, Castle dEn Bas, Tower of lAle, Castle dEn Haut, Castle Saint Maire, Castle of Morges, Tower of Marsens, Castle dOuchy and Castle of Vufflens are located close to Lausanne. Do you want to relax and find a beach for swimming and sunbathing? Plage du Pélican and Plage de Villette are located nearby.
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Car rental companies in Lausanne, Switzerland
Firefly, Sixt, Flizzr, Maggiore, Edel And Stark Luxury Fleet, Advantage, Thrifty, Dollar, King Rent, Budget, Alamo, Hertz, Avis, National, Enterprise, City Auto Rent, Unirent, Europcar and Nomadcar are the companies we compare in Lausanne. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Geneva-Cointrin Airport, Bern Belp Airport, Lausanne-Blécherette Airport and Annecy Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.
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