What kind of car do you recommend bringing to post, given the terrain, availability of parts, burglary/carjacking risks, etc.? What kind of car do you advise not to bring?

I think anything would be fine though parking might be challenging for really large cars/SUVs. gas is expensive so gas mileage might be a consideration. - Jan 2020


Most cars are fine but not always needed, it's very well connected by public, even ski resorts. - Oct 2019


ANY CAR. BUT IF YOU ARE NOT DIPLOMATIC, REMEMBER THAT THE SWISS WILL DO AN INSPECTION ON THE CAR THAT MAKES YOUR ARMY PHYSICAL LOOK CURSORY. - Jan 2011


Pretty much anything is fine, it just has to be in prime condition. We take our car out maybe once a week. If you plan to travel through the alps in the winter, chains/snow tires would be a good idea. - Feb 2009


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