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Car Rental Basel Airport

EasyTerra Car Rental is an independent car rental comparsion site. Our system compares prices from well-known car rental companies so as a customer you can always rent a car through us at a competitive price.

Car rental offers Basel Airport

Whether you're looking for a small rental car or a station wagon for the entire family, we will always have a suitable car for the lowest price. Below are a few examples from our selection in Basel Airport.

Car type
Station wagon
Passenger van

Rental car options at Basel Airport

The following car rental companies received the highest ratings in Basel Airport. Compare the ratings and prices of these rental companies with a single search.

  • Enterprise

    7.8 (1826)
    From € 43 / day
  • Sixt

    7.6 (3124)
    From € 38 / day
  • Avis

    7.5 (5748)
    From € 24 / day
  • Hertz

    7.5 (6569)
    From € 37 / day
  • Flizzr

    7.3 (290)
    From € 37 / day
  • National Car Rental

    7.9 (394)
    No rates available
  • FireFly Car Rental

    7.1 (3640)
    No rates available
  • Edel & Stark

    No reviews
    No rates available

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Our customers rate us a 8.3/10 out of 591

Basel Airport frequently asked questions

The most frequently asked questions for Basel Airport are shown below. If you can't find an answer to your question, check the faq page.

Is EasyTerra Car Rental the cheapest? Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town. What do I need to do when picking up a car? To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient. What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental? In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car. What is a worry-free label? Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs. Can I rent a car at Basel Airport without a credit card? In general, you always need a credit card to rent a car from EasyTerra.

You pay a deposit when you pick up the car. You need a credit card in the name of the main driver to pay this deposit. The rental company will then put a temporary hold on your credit card for the amount of the deposit so they can recover the costs of any damage or other extra costs.

When you return the rental car, it will be checked for damage or other defects. If no damage is found, the amount of the temporary hold on your credit card will be released. You can read more about the deposit on this page: Car rental deposit
Can I rent a car without an excess (zero excess) at Basel Airport? Yes, there are cars available without an excess (zero excess) at Basel Airport. Use the filters on the results page to find these deals. As an alternative, many cars are available with deductible cover, which is almost the same but cheaper. See the following page for the difference between "zero excess" and "excess cover": Insurance and deductible . Which is the cheapest rental car company at Basel Airport? Prices vary all the time, so it's a good idea to perform a search on our website to check the latest prices. In general, the cheapest cars at Basel Airport are available from these rental companies:

From € 23 /day
From € 24 /day
Dollar Rent a Car
From € 33 /day

We recommend you look at more than just the price when choosing a rental car. Carefully consider the importance of quality and price, and read the reviews for rental companies on our site. Rental companies with lower ratings may have longer waiting times or provide unsatisfactory service.
What is the best rental car company at Basel Airport? The rental company with the highest rating is Europcar. 7728 customers gave an average rating of 8.8. The second-highest rated rental company is Unirent Car Rental. 291 customers gave an average rating of 8.6. The third-highest rated rental company is Unirent Car Rental. 4112 customers gave an average rating of 8.5. Can I rent a convertible at Basel Airport? Yes, it is possible to rent a convertible at Basel Airport. Great for cruising with the top down! Recent searches generated prices for the following convertibles:

Volkswagen T-Roc Europcar
From € 47 /day
Mini Cooper Alamo
From € 54 /day

Search for your desired rental period using the "Convertible" filter to check what is available.
Can I rent a passenger van at Basel Airport? Yes, you can rent a passenger van at Basel Airport. Passenger vans are available for 7 to 9 people. Recent searches generated the following prices for passenger vans:

Volkswagen Transporter Europcar
From € 42 /day
Mercedes-Benz V-Class Europcar
From € 44 /day
Opel Vivaro Sixt
From € 53 /day
Volkswagen T6 Europcar
From € 108 /day
VW T6 Europcar
From € 120 /day
Toyota ProAce Hertz
From € 122 /day
Ford Tourneo Flizzr
From € 123 /day
VW Multivan Europcar
From € 123 /day
Volkswagen Multivan Europcar
From € 123 /day
Ford Tourneo Custom Sixt
From € 145 /day
Mercedes-Benz Vito Sixt
From € 161 /day

Search for your desired rental period using the "Passenger van" filter to check what is available.
Is it possible to rent an electric car at Basel Airport? Yes, it is possible to rent an electric car at Basel Airport. Recent prices for electric cars that we have seen:

Nissan Leaf Alamo
From € 42 /day
Mazda MX-30 Alamo
From € 46 /day
Polestar 2 Budget
From € 56 /day
Toyota Bz4x Sixt
From € 62 /day
From € 65 /day
Mazda Mx 30 Alamo
From € 71 /day
Tesla Model 3 Alamo
From € 84 /day
Tesla Model X Alamo
From € 139 /day

Enter your desired rental period using the "Electric" filter to check what is available. In addition to electric cars, hybrid cars are available. These include:

Lexus RX 450h Hertz
From € 132 /day
How much does a rental car cost at Basel Airport? The prices of rental cars vary frequently. During the high season, prices are often much higher than during the low season. Would you like to see the latest prices for Basel Airport? Perform a search for your vacation dates. To give you an indication, we have seen the following rental cars and prices per day recently:

Toyota Aygo
or similar
From € 33 /day
Volkswagen Polo
or similar
From € 32 /day
Volkswagen T-Roc
or similar
From € 23 /day
Nissan Qashqai
or similar
From € 26 /day
or similar
From € 38 /day
Mercedes-Benz V-Class
or similar
From € 44 /day
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
or similar
From € 44 /day
Ford Focus
or similar
Station wagon
From € 23 /day
Volkswagen T-Roc
or similar
From € 23 /day
Volkswagen Touran
or similar
From € 28 /day
Volkswagen Transporter
or similar
Passenger van
From € 42 /day
Volkswagen T-Roc
or similar
From € 47 /day
Mercedes-Benz A-Class
or similar
From € 41 /day
What car rental companies are available at Basel Airport? Which extras can I order with the reservation for the car? Many rental companies at Basel Airport offer extras, including child car seats and GPS systems. The prices of these extras vary for each rental company. The minimum prices are shown below.

Navigation system
From € 21 /day
Snow tires
From € 12 /day
Snow chains
From € 5 /day
Additional driver
From € 14 /day

The above rates are indicative. You can add any extra accessories you would like when you make your reservation. Accessories must be paid for when you pick up the car.
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Location information for Basel Airport

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg in a nutshell

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is a special airport: it is jointly exploited by two countries, France and Switzerland. It is situated entirely on French soil, but the airport itself has a French part (Schengen area) and a Swiss part. Before boarding your plane you will cross an 'international' zone.

There is no train connection to the airport, but there are buses to the train stations of Basel and Mulhouse. The airport is situated on the A35 motorway, eight kilometres to the north-west of Basel and 25 kilometres to the south of Mulhouse, and it is also easy to reach by car.

There is no hotel at the airport, the nearest hotels are on the French side. The airport has a modest number of places to eat and drink. In addition, there are a few (snack) bars and cafés. In the international section of the airport there are duty-free shops. The airport has a few meeting and conference rooms with a capacity for 1-18 and 20-50 people. The rooms are equipped with audiovisual equipment. There are banks, exchange offices and cash machines, and there is also wireless Internet. The airport is accessible to disable people.

In the aviation industry EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is indicated with the abbreviations BSL, MLH, EAP (the Swiss, French and international IATA airport code respectively) and LFSB (ICAO airport code).

Link to official website EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg

Practical information

  • Currency
    Swiss franc
  • Driving direction
  • City speed limit
    50 km/h
  • Freeway speed limit
    80 km/h
  • Language
    German, French, Italian
  • Popular car category