Need Swiss car vignette for car rented in France?

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Jul 22, 2015 - 7:39 PM


We will be renting a car in France and returning it in Belgium, but we will also spend a week or more more traveling through Switzerland. Will we need to purchase the vignette at the border, or are cars with foreign license plates, including rentals, exempt?



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Jul 23, 2015 - 5:47 AM

Hi Bruno,

Unless the rental car happens to have a vignette from a previous hirer, you need to get one. You can buy it at the border, or online, so you can use the quicker lane for cars with a vignette.

Enjoy your holidays!

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