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Thrifty in Switzerland

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Why use Thrifty?

  • Dropping a car off with Thrifty in Switzerland is quick and easy
  • People are impressed by how clean the Thrifty cars are in Switzerland
  • Thrifty in Switzerland are renowned for keeping their cars in good condition

Ratings for Thrifty in Switzerland


  • Overall value for money of your vehicle hire

  • Helpfulness of the counter staff

  • Time it took to collect your vehicle

  • Time it took to drop off your vehicle

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  • Overall condition of the vehicle

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Reviews of Thrifty in Switzerland

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Find out what other customers think - so you can decide if Thrifty is the right company for you.

Anonymous Geneva Airport 05 March 2020
long distance between rental office and parking (another terminal)
Anonymous Geneva Airport 01 March 2020
Excellent staff. Very helpful. Gave me upgrade as was travelling to alpine area- 4x4 and automatic transmission. Very efficient and quick . Would highly recommend. Brand new car offered. Standard of cars was superior to other companies
Anonymous Basel Airport 21 February 2020
Anonymous Geneva Airport 18 February 2020
Loved the car and all its features,. It was better than we expected Pick up and drop off isnt easy at Geneva airport.
Anonymous Zurich Airport 16 February 2020
Everything New car upgraded Distance to the thrifty desk
Anonymous Zurich Airport 14 February 2020
The staff was helpful and even gave us an upgrade car
Anonymous Geneva Airport 04 February 2020
the whole experience exactly as described.
Anonymous Basel Airport 26 January 2020
Staff were very helpful and pleasant and not pushy, this would encourage me to hire from this company again We booked for 6 but the plane was early but the staff sent us away for 45 minutes, it would have been nice to get the car instead of hanging around the airport
Anonymous Zurich Airport 19 January 2020
Brand new car, clean, no damage and counter staff was friendly and helpful. I didn't know the thrifty counter was at the Hertz counter.
Anonymous Zurich Airport 19 January 2020
All good
Anonymous Zurich Airport 06 January 2020
Friendly staff, great cars
Anonymous Geneva Airport 03 January 2020
Everything was easy. Car navigation system was terrible (Jeep’s fault, not Thrifty).
Anonymous Zurich Airport 25 December 2019
Very friendly stuff at the counter.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 24 December 2019
We were upgraded to a higher spec car; the additional features on this car (re. sat nav, + additional handling / comfort on the 3 hour drive to hotel) were very useful during our skiing holiday. Thank you. Much appreciated. N/A.
Anonymous Basel Airport 17 December 2019
All good No problems
Anonymous Basel Airport 17 December 2019
Car is clean and the location of the car is so close to the airport The car-size is too small for a family I wish I had the car I booked (jeep)
Anonymous Basel Airport 11 December 2019
Lovely car. We were lucky and were upgraded. Child’s car seat was in fantastic condition and very clean.
Anonymous Basel Airport 26 November 2019
Good company,10/10
Anonymous Geneva Airport 21 November 2019
The staff at the pickup location (where all the cars are parked, not inside the terminal) are so friendly and helpful. Had really good conversations with them this time and last time. Such a pleasure that they actually are interested in having a conversation rather than just taking the keys and thank you madam and goodbye.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 24 October 2019
Car was well equipped and still new.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 22 October 2019
It was all very straight forward. Six forward gears!!!!
Anonymous Geneva Airport 14 October 2019
Clean car with very few miles on it. Friendly staff. Easy transfer to where the car was parked. Uncomplicated return. Seperate payment for car and extra fees (young driver's charge)
Anonymous Zurich Airport 13 October 2019
I booked an Estate but got a Hatchback
Anonymous Basel Airport 06 October 2019
Very helpfull and friendly staff.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 02 October 2019
Was pleasantly surprised by smooth drive of Opel Astra Geneva traffic!
Anonymous Geneva Airport 27 September 2019
The staff were superb. Really helpful and friendly. Zero - all good.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 15 September 2019
Features on the car. N/A
Anonymous Zurich Airport 11 September 2019
Nice car Car was said spotless but after checking one side was full of scratch if I didn't pay attention they might have charge me after drop off.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 06 September 2019
All very easy and efficient
Anonymous Basel Airport 04 September 2019
Excellent condition of the car and money for the worthy..
Anonymous Zurich Airport 31 August 2019
Very helpful staff and great service.
Anonymous Zurich Airport 28 August 2019
Automatic Sat Nav best I have seen Fuel consumption Comfort Nothing
Anonymous Geneva Airport 27 August 2019
The staff were accommodating. The car had not been cleaned properly inside.
Anonymous Zurich Airport 26 August 2019
Friendly helpful staff, great car.
Anonymous Zurich Airport 24 August 2019
Great car No wifi/bad reception to try and transfer money
Anonymous Zurich Airport 16 August 2019
Staff are very informative. Both staff at the pick up and drop off, counters value the customer and treat them with great kindness. My sincere thanks and appreciation to both. The car I got is excellent. The price is reasonable. The full insurance policy provided and the cost is also reasonable. That reflects great management. Nothing
Anonymous Zurich Airport 19 July 2019
clean, reliable, high-technology driver-friendly vehicle was provided. helpful team members at counter and drop-off location nothing
Anonymous Zurich Train Station 06 July 2019
Near station Nothing
Anonymous Zurich Airport 23 June 2019
Very good experience, I'll be renting again through this website
Anonymous Basel Airport 20 June 2019
The staff were excellent at the desk in Basel. The signage at the Basel Airport returns is not quite clear at the last turn where you have to go down the middle of the arrivals line before turning right into Car Rentals.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 11 June 2019
Overall collection and drop off were very good but it was quite quiet.
Anonymous Zurich Airport 27 May 2019
Good service, helpful staff
Anonymous Zurich Train Station 15 May 2019
It was a great car. Taking it back and having to come home to Australia
Anonymous Geneva Train Station 01 April 2019
Great service!
Anonymous Basel Airport 04 March 2019
I would That there was no one at te counter when I returned my key - I put it in the box.
Anonymous Geneva Airport 27 February 2019
Car was managed by Hertz Had a Hertz advertisement down each side of the car
Anonymous Zurich Airport 25 February 2019
The lady who worked on our transaction was very helpful!
Anonymous Basel Airport 14 February 2019
new car mirrors were not 100% clean
Anonymous Zurich Airport 14 February 2019
Convenience of location and getting exact car ordered. Had to install child car seats Ski rack not great
Anonymous Geneva Airport 05 February 2019
Upgrade to BMW.
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