Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • How do you plan your trips?
  • Please help us learn by participating in a brief survey.
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Advice on car and getting around Aeolian Islands
  2. 2 10-12 days - Czech Republic/Austria/Munich?
  3. 3 Cooking tours 3-4 days June 4 in Northern Italy
  4. 4 Rome neighborhoods equivalent to arrondissements 6 and 7 in Paris?
  5. 5 4 Nights - Bern/Grindelwald / Interlaken / Lucerne
  6. 6 Where to go...one month w/a one year old
  7. 7 Trip Report Paris & Cote d'Azur Trip report
  8. 8 Looking for Italy Itinerary Advice (8N)
  9. 9 Barcelona to Paris - Road trip in between?
  10. 10 Planning a solo trip mostly to France, advice please!
  11. 11 Trip Report Roman Roamings: 2 Weeks of Wanderings
  12. 12 Sim Card Options
  13. 13 Greek Islands (small)
  14. 14 38 Days in Paris
  15. 15 Day trip ideas from Bristol, UK
  16. 16 Sim card/Amsterdam
  17. 17 English Gardens Itinerary Advice please
  18. 18 Day trip ideas
  19. 19 Cornwall of the beaten path suggestions
  20. 20 Help with purchasing a wedding gift card
  21. 21 Santorini - Fira/Oia options
  22. 22 Help with hotels in Santorini
  23. 23 Scottish Heritage Pass v. Explorer Pass
  24. 24 roaming Prague...but for how long?
  25. 25 Trip Report Springtime in Holland - Trip report
View next 25 » Back to the top

Rent a car from Zurich to milan or take a train. 3 days Return journey.

Jump to last reply

Dear all,
This is my first trip to Switzerland. I am 35 years old and my wife 30 years old. We both love travelling and driving as well. We normally go for a visit to a country every year in june july. We love to explore the place like locals, trying to stay away from touristy destinations. We are planning for a 6 day trip as follows

2nd July
Arrival at zurich airport from dubai
Take rent a car. Off to Zermatt.
Night stay in Zermatt

3rd July
Stay in Zermatt.

4th July
Early Morning I leave for Milan.
Want to do shopping in Seraville.
Overnight in Milan.

5th July
Leave for zurich. Return the car in zurich.
Buy swiss pass. Come to Interlaken
Overnight in Interlaken

6th July, 7th July
Interlaken and surrounding areas

8th July
2pm flight from Zurich to dubai

My areas of concern.
1. Both me and wife love to drive, will it be worthwhile to take rent a car for travelling from zurich to Milan or shall we take a train ?
2. I will be taking a compact sedan. Is oit ok or shall I take a bigger car as I heard that smaller is better to drive in Europe.
3. Any scenic route to be suggested?


Many thanks in advance for your valuable suggestions.

6 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement