On your next trip to the quaint capital of Switzerland make sure to consider our Berne car hire services as a way of making your trip that much more productive. As opposed to most other capital cities in the world Berne is a relatively small capital.
If you fly into the capital, you will be landing at Belp Airport which is located only a few kilometers south of the city. It is connected to the city via taxis as well as an airport shuttle bus which will take you to the railway station in the center of the capital. Your best choice would be to employ our Berne car rental services and have a car ready for you at the airport as soon as you land so that you can reach your destination in a timely fashion.
As far as driving in Berne goes one should be aware that the public transportation system is top notch and parking spots are few and expensive, the best option being to park your car either at your hotel or in a “park and ride” location and use the public transportation to reach the center point at which you can just go on foot to see some of the sights.
Despite its small size, the city is filled with history and as such there are quite a few museums as well as a fair bit of public art.
The Berne Historical Museum for instance is the country’s second larges historic museum and features one of the country’s most important ethnographic collections alongside Bernese historical collections which date starting with prehistory till the present day.
The Einsteinhaus is an interesting place to visit for all science buffs as this is the small flat that Einstein and his wife rented while he was working at the Swiss patent office. This is the place where the special and general theories of relativity came to be.
The Kunstmuseum – Museum of Fine Arts – is the oldest art museum in the country and it has a permanent collection of works of art from painters such as Pablo Picasso and Meret Oppenheim, it has works of art which cover eight centuries worth of art.
These have been only a couple of examples of what Berne has to offer to the intrepid tourist, you can see these and more attractions in and around the city with the help of our Berne car hire services.