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Lugano Airport car rental with Cartrawler Switzerland

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Use Cartrawler search engine of car hire to find the best car rental deals in Lugano Airport - LUG and to book your Switzerland hire car online.

VW Polo economy car rental Switzerland
VW Polo is amongst the most popular cars available to rent in Switzerland

Lugano is a city in the Italian speaking Ticino canton in southern Switzerland, picturesquely situated on the banks of the Alpine Lugano Lake.

The city is famous for its many banking and finance institutions (typically for Switzerland), as well as for tourism thriving in the city blessed with historic heritage and beautiful natural settings. The city is also a great gateway for the northern Italy; it is only a 1.5 hour drive from Lugano to Milan, for example. See map of Lugano area.

Lugano Airport is located along the A2 motorway which allows access to northern Switzerland and for example Zurich and leads to the border with Italy in the south.

Lugano Airport car rental  - compare rates and rental conditions
The airport is served by several large car rental companies amongst them Europcar, Sixt, Avis Rent A Car, Budget and Hertz Switzerland.

Although the cost of car hire in Switzerland is usually high, much as it happens with any other tourist services, it is often possible to benefit from more accessible rates by comparing offers from different providers.

Internet search engines, such as Cartrawler, provide you with an overview of current car rental offer at Lugano Airport, allowing to compare rates as well as rental conditions, in order to find an ideal rental car for your needs. The thorough description of each offer displayed on Cartrawler will include useful information about, such as: required driver’s age, fuel policy or cross-border travels (if you are planning to drive your Switzerland hire car to Italy, for example.

Cartrawler presents offers in a wide range of rental classes, from the smallest (and cheapest cars), through people carriers, to luxury/premium cars to rent in Lugano, Switzerland.

Audi A5 for rent Switzerland
Audi A5 is often on offer in the fullsize rental class in Switzerland.

Flights to Lugano
Lugano Airport is primarily a regional airport, operating domestic routes Geneva and Zurich, as well as a limited choice of flights to Italy (mainly to the Italian islands on the Mediterranean Sea).

Lugano – distances to the major places of interest (in Switzerland and Italy)
The airport is located on the outskirts of Lugano, in the municipality of Agno, hence the often used name “Lugano-Agno Airport”.

See below the approx. road distances and travel time between Lugano and popular places in the area:

  • Lugano Airport road distance to the city centre: 4 miles (approx. 15 min by car)
  • Distance from Lugano to Bellinzona: 19 miles (35 min by car)
  • Lugano – Locarno distance: 25 miles (around 45 min by car)
  • Lugano to Zurich: 125 miles (2h30min by car)
  • Lugano to Milan distance: 50 miles (approx. 1h15min by car)
  • Distance from Lugano to Lake Como: 19 miles (around 30 min, without traffic)
  • Distance Lugano - Varese: 20 miles (approx. 40 min).

Lugano Airport car rental with Cartrawler Switzerland
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Published: Wednesday, May 20 2015
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