AVIS Car Rental at Basel Airport

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AVIS Car Rental at Basel Airport
AVIS Car Rental at Basel Airport

Rated 9.1 out of 10

85 / 100
Avg. Wait
21 mins
Quality of Vehicle
96 / 100
Desk Service
92 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
90 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
92 / 100

In Terminal

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AVIS Car Rental Services at Basel Airport

The official name for Basel Airport is Euro Airport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, since the airport sits actually on French soil but is officially a Swiss airport. Basel Airport is located less than 4 miles or 7 km distance from the city of Basel.

Passengers with a car rental arrangement will find there are two different sectors of the terminal, each with several car rental desks. Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt have their counters in the French sector in hall 1 on level 2. Avis Basel Airport can also be found in the Swiss sector, where passengers will also find car hire stations for suppliers Europcar, Hertz and Sixt on level 2 in hall 4.

Booking car rental online is not just quick and convenient, it is typically also much cheaper, since the latest discounted deals always appear first online and there are typically additional discounts to be found, which are not available to customers booking in person at the airport.

It is also possible to speak to the car rental stations directly by calling either the French or the Swiss car hire desk, depending on which sector passengers will arrive in with their airline. The Avis Basel Airport hire station in the French sector can be contacted by telephone on +33 (0) 3 89 90 2939 or by fax on +33 (0) 3 89 90 49 24. The Swiss sector rental desk for Avis car hire Basel Airport can be contacted by telephone on +41 (0) 61 325 2840 or by fax on +41 (0) 61 325 2856.

There is a service station located in the French sector in car park F6, which opens Mondays to Thursdays from 08.00 am to 12.00 noon and from 02.00 pm to 06.00 pm. On Fridays the service station's opening hours are from 08.00 am to 12.00 noon and from 02.00 pm to 05.00 pm. There is also a petrol station located in this sector which is right next to car park F6 and opens for business 24 hours a day all year round. In the Swiss sector the petrol station is also open 24 hours a day all year round. It is located adjacent to car park S3.

Travelling to and from the airport is easy and convenient, since the airport is well connected to the Swiss, French and German motorway network as well as to the rail network of all three countries via the train stations in central Basel and at Saint Louis.

Motorists with a hired car should follow the sign-posting out of the airport complex and onto the A35 motorway, which links Basel Airport with Basel and Mulhouse.

Avis car hire Basel Airport can supply all manner of vehicles at very affordable prices. An Economy vehicle like the Skoda Fabia is large enough for up to 5 passengers and comes as either a 3 or 5-door option with air conditioning and CD player.

In the Compact class Avis Basel Airport can offer cars like the Volkswagen Golf, which has room for up to 5 people and space for 3 suitcases. The car comes as a manual transmission option with air conditioning. The slightly larger, more powerful Intermediate class from Avis Basel Airport includes vehicles like the Ford Focus C Max, a 5-door car with seating for 5 passengers and room for 2 large and 2 small suitcases. The car has a manual transmission, CD player and air conditioning.

Day trips into the lovely Alsace region – to Colmar or Strasbourg for example – are an unforgettable experience. The region is famous for its fruity, pleasant white wines and beautiful historic cities, towns and picturesque villages. The Alsace is a popular spot for walkers, hikers, mountain bikers and climbers. It takes only 50 minutes to drive to Colmar and just an hour into either direction to reach Zurich, Berne or Lucerne.

Where is the AVIS Rental Desk at Basel Airport?

Map of AVIS rental desk at Basel Airport

What are AVIS 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 08:00 23:00
Sunday 08:00 23:00

The AVIS Rental Desk at Basel Airport is located at:

Avis Europe Corporate

Flughafen, Basel Airport, 4030, 0

Tel: +41 61 3252840

Rental Desk Location: In Terminal

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

What rental cars are available from Avis at Basel Airport?

The rental cars available from Avis at Basel Airport are:

What automatic car rentals does Avis offer at Basel Airport?

Avis offer the following automatic cars:

What manual/stick-shift car rentals does Avis offer at Basel Airport?

What petrol car rentals does Avis offer at Basel Airport?

Avis offer the following petrol cars:

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

Avis at Mulhouse-bale - Airport - France

Aeroport De Bale-mulhouse, Saint-louis, 68300
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0.00 KM


Avis at Basel

Nauenstrasse 33, Basel, 4052
+ 9 other companies...

6.31 KM


Avis at Mulhouse Gare - Train Station

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

21.40 KM


Avis at Rothrist

Rishaldenweg 36, Rothrist, 4852

42.02 KM


Avis at Aarau

Delfterstrasse 12, Aarau, 5000

45.86 KM


Avis at Belfort - Train Station

Gare De Belfort Montbeliard Tgv Lieu Dit Les Cotets, Meroux, 90400
+ 4 other companies...

47.58 KM


Avis at Belfort

15 Rue Albert Camus Zac Des Hauts De Belfort, Belfort, 90000
+ 4 other companies...

48.92 KM


Avis at Colmar - Train Station

Gare Sncf, Colmar, 68000
+ 2 other companies...

54.48 KM


Avis at Biel

Guglerstrasse 6, Nidau, 2560
+ 5 other companies...

55.66 KM


Avis at Bern

Casinoplatz, Bern, 3011
+ 7 other companies...

72.82 KM


Avis at Zurich - Letzipark

Letzipark Baslerstrasse 52, Zurich, 8048
+ 3 other companies...

76.40 KM


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

Item Daily Price
Booster seat
3.77 CHF
Child toddler seat
6.21 CHF
20.57 CHF
Infant child seat
6.21 CHF
Ski rack
3.57 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 Avis at Basel Airport

Avis has 23 different types of vehicles from 32 manufacturers available to hire at Basel Airport.