ALAMO Car Rental at Basel Airport

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ALAMO Car Rental at Basel Airport
ALAMO Car Rental at Basel Airport

Rated 8.3 out of 10

78 / 100
Avg. Wait
19 mins
Quality of Vehicle
88 / 100
Desk Service
85 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
83 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
83 / 100

In Terminal

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ALAMO Car Rental Services at Basel Airport

Alamo car hire at Basel Airport can supply a great selection of vehicles at competitive prices, making a visit to Switzerland's beautiful city Basel the perfect excuse to explore the rest of the country and some of its neighbouring countries, too!

The A35 motorway leads motorists from Basel Airport to Basel and Mulhouse. It takes just 5 minutes to reach Saint-Louis in France and a 30 minute journey takes motorists to Mulhouse. Basel is a mere 5 minutes drive by hire car and driving to Freiburg in Germany takes just one hour.

Bookings and enquiries can be made in advance by using the form above.

The Mini category from Alamo car hire Basel Airport offers cars like the easy to handle Fiat Panda 1.2, which is ideal for a couple or single travelers, but can actually seat up to 4 passengers. For a car that is economical in fuel consumption one cannot beat the Opel Corsa 1.4; it has room for 4 people and 2 suitcases.

The Compact class from Alamo Basel Airport offers cars like the popular Peugeot 308 1.6, which has seating for up to 4 passengers and room for 2 items of luggage. The Compact class also supplies cars like the 4-door Opel Astra Caravan 1.6, which can seat 4 people and has room for up to 4 suitcases. In the Mid-size category Alamo Basel Airport can provide cars like the Renault Scenic 1.4 and in the Standard size category there are vehicles like the Renault Laguna 2.0, which can be supplied with either an automatic or a manual transmission.

SUVs are popular, especially so during winter, when Swiss and German roads are icy and heavy snowfall can make driving a little challenging. The Opel Antara 2.0 from Alamo car hire Basel Airport has room for up to 5 passengers and 3 pieces of luggage, comes as a manual transmission option, has air conditioning, ABS brakes and the all important 4 wheel drive.

Business travelers often have different requirements to visitors coming to Basel to enjoy the sights. Alamo Basel Airport can supply vehicles like the Mercedes E-class 2.2 from their Luxury collection. The car has seating for up to 5 passengers and a boot large enough to hold 4 suitcases, important when an international sales meeting is planned that requires the entire team to travel to the client's premises.

A day trip to nearby Freiburg, just across the German border, will give Basel visitors a real insight into the colourful and turbulent history of this part of Europe. The beautiful city of Freiburg – a university town since 1457 – has some fantastic tourist attractions and there are a variety of guided city tours available from the official tourism organisation ( The medieval Freiburg Cathedral is just one of many highlights with its imposing 116 meter high tower, which dates back to 1330.

The brick red Old Town Hall is not quite so old – it dates back to between 1557 and 1159 and is actually constructed from several historic houses. Originally it had a façade that was completely covered in paintings, which is typical for the region, but now it is just painted in the traditional red brick colours.

The gleaming white New Town Hall is a gorgeous assembly of buildings that date back to between 1896 and 1901, but its origins lie in a much older Renaissance building. Tourists flock here at noon every day, because the copper-roofed turret houses a lovely glockenspiel that chimes at 12.00 noon.

Further information about car rental at Basel Airport.

Where is the ALAMO Rental Desk at Basel Airport?


Map of ALAMO rental desk at Basel Airport

What are ALAMO Opening Hours at Basel Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 07:00 23:00
Tuesday 07:00 23:00
Wednesday 07:00 23:00
Thursday 07:00 23:00
Friday 07:00 23:00
Saturday 07:00 23:00
Sunday 07:00 23:00

The ALAMO Rental Desk at Basel Airport is located at:

Alamo Emea Franchise


Tel: 410848445522

Rental Desk Location: In Terminal

Both the vehicle and hire desk/counter are located inside the terminal.

What rental cars are available from Alamo at Basel Airport?

The rental cars available from Alamo at Basel Airport are:

What are the cheapest rental cars available from Alamo at Basel Airport?

The lowest priced rental cars from Alamo at Basel Airport per category are:

What automatic car rentals does Alamo offer at Basel Airport?

Alamo offer the following automatic cars:

What petrol car rentals does Alamo offer at Basel Airport?

Alamo offer the following petrol cars:

Nearby ALAMO Car Rental Pick-up and Drop-Off Locations

Alamo at Mulhouse-bale - Airport - France

Aeroport De Bale-mulhouse, Saint-louis, 68300
+ 15 other companies...

0.00 KM


Alamo at Basel - Hilton Hotel

Reinacherstrasse 153, Basel, 4053
+ 6 other companies...

7.24 KM


Alamo at Mulhouse Gare - Train Station

10 Avenue Du General Leclerc, Parking Gare Centrale Niv-2, Mulhouse, 68100
+ 6 other companies...

21.40 KM


What is the fuel policy when renting a car from ALAMO at Basel Airport?

Code Description
FULLFULL Fuel: Pick up and return full.

*Some companies may offer alternative fuel policies on request.

What additional equipment can I rent with a rental car from ALAMO at Basel Airport?

Item Daily Price
Booster seat
3.69 CHF
Child toddler seat
5.17 CHF
16.57 CHF
Infant child seat
6.42 CHF
Ski rack
5.43 CHF
Snow chain set
2.24 CHF

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.
* Some companies may offer additional equipment at the rental desk.

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Car Brands Available to Rent from Alamo at Basel Airport

Alamo has 21 different types of vehicles from 32 manufacturers available to hire at Basel Airport.