Geneva (Genf) Airport Car Hire
Car Hire Information for Geneva (Genf) Airport
The second most populous city in Switzerland, Geneva is a hub for French speaking residents and a gateway of transportation to the Swiss Alps. Geneva has a population of 780,000.Geneva is a brilliant city for sightseeing and has lots of interesting places and things to do on offer. If you enjoy shopping, Geneva is known even though its small size, it rivals European destinations Paris and London for holding a vast array of shops, and fashion boutiques to suit everybody's taste. Centre Balexert is the largest shopping centre with over 110 shops from electrical to cosmetic. If you enjoy more traditional shops, Geneva holds large outdoor markets in the city selling clothes, gifts and ornaments. There are many places of interest in the centre including St. PierreCathedral and Palais de Nations. Another monumental symbols of Geneva is the Jet d'eau which is situated in Lake Geneva, a water fountain which pumps water 140m in the air and is best viewed at a distance as you are likely to get wet! The beautiful English gardens are also worth a visit placed at the Lake. If you take a short drive outside of Geneva you can experience the Cable car of Saleve, set just over the French border, this cable car ride ensures brilliant views of Mont Blanc and the Lake Geneva itself. Close by a small French corner shop sells over 1oo varieties of cheese!
Top 5 things to do in Geneva
1. Enjoy the views of Mont Blanc and Lake Geneva from the Saleve Cable Car
2. Take a shopping trip in the city centre
3. Enjoy your lunch with walk around the beautiful English garden
4. Take a look at the Jet d'eau on Lake Geneva
5. If you have time, enjoy a trip and a ski/hiking trip through the Alps! nd the city's famous "Lac Leman". The airport isunique in that it can be accessed from both Switzerland and France meaning that passengers on flights to or from France do not have to go through Swiss customs and immigration controls if they remain in the French sector of the airport.
The airport has a single terminal and one runway, which is the longest in Switzerland, catering for almost 12 million passengers a year. The airport also has extensive convention facilities and hosts an office of the International Air Transport Association and the world headquarters of Airports Council International.
There are a range of shops within the terminal including Mont Blanc, Quicksilver, Cartier and Rolex. Various restaurants and cafes are also available for a quick snack or meal before you fly. First class and business lounges are available for passengers of British Airways, Air France, Dnata, Lufthansa, Swiss and Swissport.
Car hire at Geneva Airport
In keeping with Geneva's multicultural image, our team at Sixt is fluent in many languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, etc..) and provide an efficient and professional service. Sixt in Geneva offers a wide selection of vehicles ranging from small economic family cars to luxury models in order to accommodate everybody's tastes, needs and budget.
Our fleet is regularly updated in conjunction with the car industries latest releases. We offer many of the latest models from Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz at very attractive prices. Sixt Geneva Airport is confident in being able to meet our customer's wants and needs no matterwhat kind of vehicle that might be.
Welcome to Sixt Car Hire at Geneva (Genf) Airport
|Address:||Desk Arrival Hall, C.P.781|
|1215 Genève CH +41-848-884444|
|Type of station:||airport|
|GDS - Code:||GVA|
|Mo. - Su.||07:00 - 23:30|
|Bank holiday||07:00 - 23:30|
|24 h return|
What our customers say
- Miroslav A. | 04.11.2013 17:22 Thank you for good services and I am looking forward to rent again.I would appreciate selfservice in order to avoid waiting in the queue (it was not the case this time though).
- Robert R. | 30.10.2013 12:40 Great experience -- thanks for the free upgrade!
- Cathrine Jane P. | 14.10.2013 10:13 The car was perfect for driving in Switzerland at this time of year. The rental staff were very helpful and spoke good English.
- Richard H. | 10.10.2013 15:21 Very good service
- Nezar A. | 15.09.2013 13:48 It was very good experience with you. Thank you so much sixt & all the best!
- Gary R. | 17.07.2013 12:33 Friendly, helpful staff and quick service!
- Ahmad A. | 04.07.2013 10:32 The staff were incredibly helpful and went out of their way to assist us. They made all the difference after a long flight.
- Ian T. | 19.06.2013 11:03 Our overall rental experience both online and at Geneva Aiport was excellent. When I emailed a question regarding the pickup grace period if the flight is late I received a helpful reply with 10 mins! Great service and would difinitely use your company again!
- Colin D. | 14.06.2013 14:12 The staff were great and the car was too at a great price !!
- Artem P. | 07.06.2013 06:25 Many thanks for your excellent service!
- Sami L. | 27.04.2013 00:00 Great service. Super efficient and makes good use of technology.
- John H. | 05.04.2013 00:00 Just To Say.....Thanks a Million.....I left my keys in the car and your team were kind enough to send them on........Brilliant service!
- James S. | 14.03.2013 00:00 Very good, smooth service. The car we had was fitted with Sat Nav which we hadn't ordered but was very useful. Thanks. Definitely use again.
- Simon H. | 24.02.2013 00:00 I have so far been very impressed. Good car, no problems, easy to pick up and drop off. Thank you.
- David C. | 15.02.2013 00:00 The service was very friendly and efficient including changing the original car from an automatic to manuel. The car itslef was in very good condition and drove like a dream!
- Andrew G. | 15.02.2013 00:00 Good competitive price and effective service at collection and return!
- Ale S. | 07.02.2013 00:00 It was one of most smooth rental and return experiences. Keep up the good work!
- Claudia S. | 07.02.2013 00:00 It was an excellent experience renting a car from Sixt!! I will definitely rent again from Sixt in the future.Regards.
- Michael C. | 24.01.2013 00:00 Easy pickup from geneva, upgraded to BMW estate, easy drop off with no hassles. Excellent experience overall!
- Stuart T. | 10.01.2013 00:00 Excellent customer service in geneva!
- Saad A. | 06.12.2012 00:00 Dear Sirs,Many thanks for your services and the good car I had rented it was very excellent experience.Regards,
- Alan W. | 29.11.2012 00:00 Very happy with friendly team at GVA, both in pick up and drop off areas!
- Alison S. | 29.11.2012 00:00 Everyone was very friendly and helpful both at the rental desk in the airport and in the car park by the cars. We needed help changing the GPS into english and found staff very helpful. Also friendly greeting when we returned the car. Great experience as our first time renting in Switzerland.
- Leonid A. | 21.10.2012 00:00 Nice car, excellent service.
- Mallya M. | 04.10.2012 00:00 Great car, great service, good upgrade. Thanks!
- Maulik S. | 20.09.2012 00:00 Excellent service, fantastic car in very good condition.I am very happy with the rental and thoroughly recommend it to anyone!Thank you again.
- Marta F. | 13.09.2012 00:00 Felicidades por el buen servicio y profesionalidad del equipo q nos atendió. Un saludo.
- Katherine G. | 06.09.2012 00:00 Great car, clean, and satisfactory handover at Geneva at the end of the rental period
- Ewan S. | 31.08.2012 00:00 All very efficient, easy and quick. The collection and return were the fastest I've experienced which was great.
- Jean-Maxime F. | 16.08.2012 00:00 The lady at the counter was very nice. She was helpful, and we really enjoyed the car.
- George M. | 14.08.2012 00:00 Geneva airport counter staff were very helpful and courteous. Reward them, they made a very positive experience for me.
- Richard W. | 09.08.2012 00:00 I rented in the Swiss sector of Geneva airport on July 23rd and the clerk was absolutely amazing! THANK YOU!!!
- Colin G. | 09.08.2012 00:00 Great service, price and available cars.
- Samer A. | 09.08.2012 00:00 I had a beautiful vacation with your car rental ! Thank you Sixt !
- Simon C. | 02.08.2012 00:00 I went to Geneva for an emergency and did not have time to pre-book on line. And the staff were extremely helpful.
- Frank M. | 26.07.2012 00:00 No problems at all, car was in excellent condition, and service was fast.
- Allan C. | 24.07.2012 00:00 Very satisfied with the service, and car (VW Polo). Will definitely use Sixt again, if prices are competitive, and there is a desk at the airport. I am here thinking specifically of Palma Mallorca, which we use a lot.
- Thomas H. | 22.07.2012 00:00 Pick-up and return of rental car always work extremely smooth at Genève airport.The cars are clean and well prepared. Keep up your good work!!Best regards,
- Elliot C. | 20.07.2012 00:00 Very organised, friendly & efficient.
- Steven M. | 18.07.2012 00:00 NICE CAR, GOOD SERVICE. THANKS
- David E. | 14.07.2012 00:00 Very efficient, kind and courteous. Your staff, especially the on-duty supervisor/manager, were extremely helpful throughout.
- Dwight S. | 12.07.2012 00:00 Great experience. Can't wait for Sixt to be in Boston, MA (USA)!!
- Ali A. | 09.07.2012 00:00 Thank you very much, I was pleased to deal with you, and repeat this experience again
- Marco Antonio P. | 05.07.2012 00:00 Offering top class service to customers.I hope my idea would be useful.I am a very happy sixt member!
- Abdallah F. | 02.07.2012 00:00 It was quick to receive the car and its GPS was excellent. I did not expect to see a GPS but it was extremely helpful to have it. The price was lower than many other companies I had checked online before I travelled. I recommend your company any time and hope to use you again on my next trip.
- Merel Charlotte P. | 02.07.2012 00:00 We were very happy with our car and the easiness of hiring a babyseat and the speed of handing in the car. Best regards.
- Rashed A. | 22.06.2012 00:00 Thank you sixt agency! I always rent my car from you, because your treatment of the customer very simplifies the rental. Sixt is my favorite agency. Thanks !
- Olga G. | 14.05.2012 00:00
- Jacqueline M. | 26.04.2012 00:00 Service is excellent, the cars well trimmed and kept.Very satisfied with whole service.Thank you!
- Robert R. | 19.04.2012 00:00 Geen, alles was prima voor elkaar.!!
- William R. | 05.04.2012 00:00 The staff at GVA are always friendly & welcoming, this includes the staff working in the parking.
- Robert P. | 23.02.2012 00:00 Very impressed with the car and the service given. Will use your services again. Thanks
- Ongun E. | 19.01.2012 00:00 Car rental was so easy and the representative was extremely helpful.
- Andrew J. | 07.01.2012 00:00 Fantastic new car, fast efficient service, after many holidays abroad and nightmare car hiring this was THE best! Thank you!
- Graham S. | 05.01.2012 00:00 Again my whole experience was fantastic I have three more hires already booked with you as so far I have been very impressed with your service.
- Christopher G. | 05.01.2012 00:00 Particularly friendly and helpful staff at Geneva airport - a big thank you to them and the team!
- Simon John A. | 29.12.2011 00:00 Excellent service!
- Tom F. | 29.12.2011 00:00 Great Staff at the Geneva Airport, no hidden fees, comparable rates!
- Peter A. | 08.12.2011 00:00 Got a nice upgrade and trouble free speedy pick up and drop off. Well done. Thanks
- Samer H. | 24.11.2011 00:00 Could not be better..
- Colin M. | 20.10.2011 00:00 Service is fast and efficient.
- Chris H. | 12.10.2011 00:00 great company will use again
- Alexander K. | 29.09.2011 00:00 Thank you for service.
- Gil R. | 29.09.2011 00:00 this is the best station i've rented from.always welcoming, always doing whatever they can to make you happy.
- Christopher B. | 15.09.2011 00:00 SIXT = Easy to deal with, competitive price, no agressive upselling at the desk, good car seats for my children. Last time I used Hertz and felt ripped of on CDW, hence coming to Sixt. I will not be going back to Hertz. Only v minor issue was computers being down in Geneva when I arrived that delayed car being issued but was dealt...
- Miguel A. | 19.08.2011 00:00 Excellent treatment, really nice car, competitive price. Thanks for everything.
- Kent G. | 11.08.2011 00:00 I left my son's camera in the car when I returned it, and your staff in Geneva was very pro-active in contacting me to return it to me. I was very impressed with their diligence.
- Sultan B. | 07.07.2011 00:00 I would like to thank Sixt for the quality of service, customer focus and professionalism shown by the gentleman who received me at your counter in Geneva air port. And my impression is that you stand tall among all Car rental.
- Vladislav K. | 26.05.2011 00:00 Sixt is my main rental company. I have a Gold Member card and always choosing in Sixt: car rents in Israel, Sweden, Switzerland and more. Thanks!
- Gintautas L. | 28.04.2011 00:00 Just keep on :)
- Daniel P. | 28.04.2011 00:00 Tres heureux d'avoir fait affaires avec vous et QUELLE GENTILLESSE de votre personnel a l'aéroport ! FELICITATIONS pour votre beau travail Encore MERCI
- David W. | 14.04.2011 00:00 Keep up the good work!
- Francois I. | 03.03.2011 00:00 Sur Genève aéroport les voitures sont toujours très bien ! et le personnel sans aucun problème
- James Wyatt M. | 03.03.2011 00:00 Please upgrade me to a BMW 320xd for free every time I rent! Great car, great service. Thank you so much. I've since applied for the Sixt card and will be renting with you from now on.
- Gil L. | 24.02.2011 00:00 The online check-in is brilliant.Saves precious time.
- Andrew F. | 24.02.2011 00:00 Great service from the people on the desk. I was very impressed with how quickly they were able to help me
- Charles M. | 10.02.2011 00:00 The on-line collection system is excellent and it was a fantastic surprise to be up graded. As a result I will definatley be using Sixt in the future.
- Robert P. | 27.01.2011 00:00 Excellent condition of the vehicle and very efficient pick up and drrop offThank you
- Laurent S. | 06.01.2011 00:00 Très bon service de la part du personnel a l'aéroport et au parking.
- Setta L. | 28.12.2010 00:00 Excellent customer service
- Ronen G. | 23.12.2010 00:00 car was excellent (bmw 1 series).. sat nav was good addition as well. extremely fast check-in! never been checked in so fast, very impressed with service.. used to use AVIS but never using them again after this experience! thanks
- Fredrik V. | 20.12.2010 00:00 The staff were very professional and courteous. They even called me after they found a letter in the car that I had forgotten.
- Daniel T. | 02.12.2010 00:00 The attendant at the check in desk was extremely courteous and professional and had us checked in within minutes. The return was just as simple and wonderful! Excellent service!
- Jennifer F. | 26.11.2010 00:00 The rental desk was easy to find and the staff was very friendly. The car was beautiful and we didn't have a problem during the rental period and returning it was easy too. Thank you for everything - we will be renting frm Sixt again in the future!
- Alan W. | 21.10.2010 00:00 Very friendly and helpful staff at GVA, as ever!Many thanks to the whole team.
- Mark R. | 07.10.2010 00:00 I received a complimentary upgrade, had a fantasstic car and fabulous service. I will definetly use SIXT again.
- David L. | 30.09.2010 00:00 Good service. No problems. Thanks
- Aidan M. | 29.09.2010 00:00 The staff at the sixt desk in GVA airport were extremely helpful, this is a few times i've had the same experience with them & they really deserve to be thanked for doing an excellent & very proffesional job
- Peter S. | 09.09.2010 00:00 No comments, i am just a happy customer....:-)
- David J. | 29.07.2010 00:00 As always, your service, cars, and staff were superb.
- Menno L. | 10.06.2010 00:00 I was extremely satisfied as I was generously upgraded for type of car which was greatly appreciated !
- Philip C. | 03.06.2010 00:00 We paid a little extra to get an A3 or similar. We got a lovely BMW 120i, which was very nice to drive. Customer Service was very quick, friendly and efficient!
- Andrew D. | 06.03.2010 00:00 excellent service, have chosen you on several ocasions and will in the future.
- Sophie C. | 21.01.2010 00:00 Really good customer service at Geneva airport, nice upgrade of car and fantastic quality new car. Really enjoyed driving it and pick up and drop off couldn't have been easier. Thank you so much it contributed enormously to making it a fantastic holiday.
- Helen E. | 17.12.2009 00:00 Excellent service thank you
- Thomas L. | 01.12.2009 00:00 Always very good service and speed. Thanks
- Bernard L. | 09.04.2009 00:00 Your staff is always very polite and of good advice at check in and check out as well. It's so simple to rent a car with Sixt.
Car Rental Branch Details
|Mo. - Su.||07:00 - 23:30|
|Bank holiday||07:00 - 23:30|
Contacts / Lost & Found
SIXT Num. Geneva (Genf) Airport GVA
|Desk Arrival Hall, C.P.781|
Location Plan - How to Find us
Pass the border. In the arrivals%u2019 hall, just after the Post Office, turn right towards the car rental hall. Attention: Please schedule a walking time of about 15 minutes from the terminal to the car rentals agencies.
You can find us even faster by using our GPS coordinates: 46.231470, 6.109790 Pick-up at Geneva Airport: The Sixt counter is located on the arrivals%u2019 floor, Terminal 1, in the car rental hall just after the post office.
Arrival by train: Get off at Geneva Airport train station. Arrival by bus: The bus lines no. 5 and no. 10 serve the Airport at bus stop WTC.
The Sixt vehicles have to be returned in the car park P 51, Route de Pre-Bois 29, 1215 Geneva (Meyrin). 500 m away from the Sixt branch on the marked parking area. Coordinates for your GPS: N 46°23'14.70 E 6°10'97.90 If you have any difficulties with your car return, please do not hesitate to contact us: telephone: +41-22-7178410
Out of Hours Pick Up & Return
Pick-up out of opening hours is bookable on request. For this service an additional charge of 50 CHF incl. tax will apply in case of pick-up until 24:00 (midnight), after 24:00 a charge of 80 CHF incl. tax will arise. Please provide credit card, e-mail-adress, flight and mobile number.Out of hour return possible.
You can procced to the car return 24/7. You have to return the car to the P51 Parking located 29 Route de Pré Bois. There is a box box near the Sixt office. The opening hours at the P51 Parking are from 7.30 am to 11.00 pm. From 11.00 pm to 7.30 am, you MUST leave the key in the key box and NOT give the car key to anybody. You must be aware that you remain responsible of the car until the next morning 7.30 am.
Different Address for Returning the Vehicle
|Route de Pré-Bois 29 (P51)|
|1215 Geneve (Meyrin)|
Rent a Car Services at this Branch
- Cars & estates
- Sports cars & convertibles
- Choose a car with your smartphone when picking up
- 24 h return