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How can I pay for my rental car?
Payment for a rental car should preferably be made by credit card. It is possible to pay by debit card, however at the rental counter you will need a credit card issued to the main driver in order to secure the deposit for your rental car.
Who is allowed to drive the rental car and what are the conditions?
A rental car can be driven by a main driver, that is the person registered in the booking. Additional drivers may be added to the reservation at extra fee. The main and additional drivers are to present a valid driving license, which they have been in possession of for at least one year (please refer to the rental conditions), and a valid identity card/passport. Additionally, the main driver is to present a valid credit card issued in their name.
Do I have to pick up and return the car at any time? What happens if I am late for pick-up?
We recommend that you pick up the car at the agreed time as the availability of the car cannot be guaranteed in case of a delay. As a rule, local suppliers keep vehicles available up to 30 or 60 minutes after the agreed time. If a delay is inevitable, please contact the rental agency (you will find their contact details on the voucher).
What documents are required to pick up the vehicle?
When picking up the vehicle, the main driver is to present the following documents: the printed voucher, their identity card or passport; their driving's license and their valid credit card.
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Zürich Attractions and Travel Tips

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In just a short drive with your hire car from the Zurich Airport, you can get to Switzerland’s largest city and economic center. Use your Zurich car hire to explore this beautiful city at your own pace.

The city has a population of over 1 million in the greater area and 400,000 in the inner-city. The city is located on the River Zurich and on a good day offers a fantastic view of the alps. The city has something for everyone, beautiful historical buildings, wonderful museums and great cafes and bars.

Sights

Most of Zurich’s best sights can be found in its historic Old Town, such as its three main churches. The Großmunster was built between the 12 and 13th century, it is said that the site is on the burial grounds of Zurich’s saints and that Charlemagne’s horse fell over the tombs and decided to build a church here. The church is very significant to the history of the reformation in Switzerland. The Fraümunster was built on a site dating back to the 9th century, this stunning church has some great stained glass designs. St. Peter's Church is home to the clock tower which can be seen throughout the inner-city. Part of this dates back to the year 1000, but most of it dates back to the early 1700's when the church was built. Zurich has the first protestant church and all of these church are stunning and well worth a visit.

Lake Promenade is the perfect place to sit and watch the world go by, on a hot day sit outside one of the many cafes or bars and just enjoy your time in the great city when you walk around the lake.

Museums

Kunsthaus or the Museum of Modern Art, was built in 1910, and is one of the most popular museums in Zurich housing a rich collection of art dating back to the middle ages up to the present day. Showcasing paintings, drawings, sculptures, photography and video, mainly Swiss sources.

The Swiss National Museum is located right next to the city’s main train station. It houses the country’s largest historical and cultural collection. The building dates back to the early 1900's and is a stunning building, almost in the style of a French chateau. The museum showcases the history of the country from the prehistoric times to the modern day.

Museum Rietberg showcases collections of world history and art, with most of the pieces are from an old collection massed by Baron von der Heydt, who donated all the pieces to the city in 1952. The pieces vary from Islamic to Chinese and African to Buddhist art.

Excursion

Take your car hire Zurich to Saint Galleon, which is a perfect day trip. This city is a stunning part of the German speaking area. It has some wonderful sights on offer such as the Siftsbibliothek, the Kunstmuseum and the Kunst Halle. The city also has its own brewery, Schutzengarten, which offers tours and a museum as well as restaurant, where you can sample the local tipple.

Use you Rental car Zurich to get to the medieval town of Stein Am Rhein, found on the Rhine and in close proximity to Lake Constance. Within the town you will find beautiful medieval houses and architecture. A short drive with car hire Zurich will get you to the Hohenklingen Castle - entrance to the castle is free, and you get a great view of the city from here.

Whatever you want to do with your trip to the Swiss capital, using a hire car through Happycar is the best way to make the most of it, whether you want to explore the city and its wonderful sights or if you want to get out and take in the surrounding cities and towns, all is possible with a hire car Zurich.