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Car Hire in Canada

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3 Mar — 10 Mar
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Car hire insight and trends in Canada

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Canada

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Canada?

The cheapest rental cars in Canada are generally found through NU Car. When booking with NU Car, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $28/day, depending on the city you intend to visit. In comparison, the average price to hire a car in Canada is $90/day.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Canada?

Thrifty is currently the most popular car hire company in Canada, with 32% of users selecting their services in the past month. Thrifty is also popular due to their 639 reviews and average customer satisfaction score of 7.5 out of 10. Keep in mind that your destination within Canada might not have any Thrifty car hire locations, so you should always have a backup agency in mind.

What car hire company in Canada has the most locations?

Enterprise Rent-A-Car is the car hire company in Canada that currently has the most locations. With 565 car hire centres across the country, you should have no issue finding one of their locations at your destination. Enterprise Rent-A-Car tends to have locations in the top must-see cities across Canada. Vancouver, for example, has 7 Enterprise Rent-A-Car locations.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Canada?

When it comes to hiring a car in Canada, travellers prefer to rent a SUV. In fact, 37% of our momondo users rented this type of car in the past 30 days and paid an average of $109 per day.

Best deals found for Canada car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Canada
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$25/day

1 Mar - 3 Mar
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$26/day

3 Apr - 31 May
Hyundai Accent
Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$26/day

3 Apr - 31 May
Kia Picanto
Kia Forte
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$27/day

29 Feb - 7 Mar
Kia Forte
Holden Commodore
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

$27/day

29 Feb - 7 Mar
Holden Commodore
Mitsubishi ASX
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$27/day

1 Mar - 3 Mar
Mitsubishi ASX
Toyota Corolla
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$27/day

1 Mar - 8 Mar
Toyota Corolla
Toyota Camry
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

$27/day

1 Mar - 8 Mar
Toyota Camry
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$28/day

1 Mar - 8 Mar
Hyundai Accent

Canada car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Canada that's right for you

Small cars

$64 - $129

All Car Types

$74 - $152

The average price of a small car hire in Canada is $90. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Canada is in October. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $64 per day. A small car rental is typically 19% less expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Canada small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Canada is $99. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Canada is in February. The price is 33% lower than the rest of the year at just $67 per day. A medium car rental is typically 10% less expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Canada medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Canada is $133. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Canada is in February. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $97 per day. A large car rental is typically 17% more expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Canada large car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Canada is $113. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Canada is in February. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just $72 per day. A SUV rental is typically 2% more expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Canada SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Canada is $139. The cheapest time to hire a van in Canada is in March. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $90 per day. A van rental is typically 21% more expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a pickup truck hire in Canada is $129. The cheapest time to hire a pickup truck in Canada is in November. The price is 62% lower than the rest of the year at just $50 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 15% more expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Canada pickup truck hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Canada is $142. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Canada is in February. The price is 37% lower than the rest of the year at just $90 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a convertible hire in Canada is $81. The cheapest time to hire a convertible in Canada is in February. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $105 per day. A convertible rental is typically 27% less expensive than the average rental car in Canada. The average price of a vehicle hire in Canada can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$25/day

1 Mar - 3 Mar
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$26/day

3 Apr - 31 May
Hyundai Accent
Toyota Yaris Cross
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$28/day

1 Mar - 8 Mar
Toyota Yaris Cross

Canada car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Canada

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

565 locations

Discount Car & Truck Rentals

294 locations

Budget

246 locations

Avis

182 locations

Hertz

166 locations

National

149 locations

DISCOUNT.QUEBEC

130 locations

Thrifty

111 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Canada

Nearby attractions:

Kensington Market17.8 km
Rogers Centre18.9 km
CN Tower19.1 km
Union Station19.5 km

Nearby attractions:

Pacific Central Station10.6 km
Vancouver Convention Centre11.4 km
Stanley Park12.1 km
Surrey Lake Park28.5 km

Nearby attractions:

Rogers Centre1.5 km
CN Tower1.7 km
Union Station2.2 km
Kensington Market2.8 km

Hire a car near one of these popular hotels in Canada

Below are the most popular hotels in Canada
Hilton Niagara Falls/Fallsview Hotel & Suites

Hilton Niagara Falls/Fallsview Hotel & Suites

6361 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

0.8 km from city centre

One King West Hotel and Residence

One King West Hotel and Residence

1 King Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada

0.5 km from city centre

Embassy Suites by Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview

Embassy Suites by Hilton Niagara Falls Fallsview

6700 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

1.1 km from city centre

DoubleTree Fallsview Resort & Spa by Hilton - Niagara Falls

DoubleTree Fallsview Resort & Spa by Hilton - Niagara Falls

6039 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

0.2 km from city centre

Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

Chelsea Hotel, Toronto

33 Gerrard Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada

0.8 km from city centre

Sheraton Fallsview Hotel

Sheraton Fallsview Hotel

5875 Falls Avenue, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

1.0 km from city centre

Fairmont Royal York

Fairmont Royal York

100 Front Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada

0.7 km from city centre

Oakes Hotel Overlooking the Falls

Oakes Hotel Overlooking the Falls

6546 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

1.0 km from city centre

Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac

Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac

1 rue des Carrieres, Québec City, QC, Canada

0.7 km from city centre

Hotel Bonaventure Montreal

Hotel Bonaventure Montreal

900 Rue De La Gauchetiere West, Montreal, QC, Canada

0.2 km from city centre

The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver

The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver

845 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

0.7 km from city centre

The Tower Hotel Fallsview

The Tower Hotel Fallsview

6732 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

1.2 km from city centre

Pantages Hotel Downtown Toronto

Pantages Hotel Downtown Toronto

200 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

0.5 km from city centre

Pan Pacific Vancouver

Pan Pacific Vancouver

999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC, Canada

0.4 km from city centre

Fairmont Banff Springs

Fairmont Banff Springs

405 Spray Avenue, Banff, AB, Canada

1.5 km from city centre

Fairmont Château Lake Louise

Fairmont Château Lake Louise

111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, AB, Canada

2.8 km from city centre

Niagara Falls Marriott on the Falls

Niagara Falls Marriott on the Falls

6755 Fallsview Boulevard, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

1.4 km from city centre

Hyatt Regency Vancouver

Hyatt Regency Vancouver

655 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada

0.5 km from city centre


Car hire in Canada

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Canada so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

What side of the road do people in Canada drive on?

In Canada, drivers are required to drive on the right at all times. Not doing so can result in traffic violation tickets.

How good are the roads in Canada?

As of 2019, Canada ranked 26 out of 137 countries for road quality. Canada received a road quality score of 5.2, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in Canada?

0.05% is the maximum Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have to legally drive a car in Canada. Both residents and visitors of Canada can face legal penalties for having a BAC higher than this amount. The legal age to drink in Canada is dependent on what region you visit within the country, so be sure to check before you make plans to travel.

How much does petrol cost in Canada?

On average, you can expect to pay $1.88 per litre for petrol in Canada. Keep in mind that this is last week’s national average price and petrol prices may vary across the country. If you aren’t set on hiring a car in Canada, then consider Kuwait. Petrol prices there are some of the cheapest in the world at $0.52 per litre as of last week. Hong Kong is another great place to visit and rent a car, but keep in mind that petrol prices can be expensive at around $4.76 per litre.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Canada?

Prices for cars in Canada refresh daily.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Canada?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Canada?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Canada. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be applied. We advise that you read the policy of your chosen hire company before making a reservation.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in Canada?

To hire a car in Canada, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Canada?

Booking a car hire in Canada via momondo could save you time and money. momondo provides you with a wide selection of options and cars as we search thousands of car hire websites and locations to enable you to make the best choice for your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Canada?

momondo makes it easier for you to find great car hire in Canada, by allowing you to refine your search with numerous filtering options. You can narrow your selection by looking at price, car type, location and more.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Canada with free cancellation?

Yes you can filter specifically for car hire companies in Canada offering free cancellation on momondo.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Canada on momondo?

Yes, momondo has a filter for fair fuel policies on car hire in Canada.

Can I find a car hire in Canada which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

You can specifically filter for enhanced cleaning on car hire in Canada on momondo.

Can I search for car hire in Canada with unlimited mileage on momondo?

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in Canada.


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