British Columbia

Cheap Car Rentals in British Columbia

Vancouver, BC, Canada
2 Feb — 9 Feb
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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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What are the car hire rental for popular cities in British Columbia?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in British Columbia

Price

C$ 17 - C$ 69

Out of all the popular cities in British Columbia, Vancouver is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 17/day. Renting a car in Vancouver is 75% cheaper than renting one in Williams Lake where the per day rate is around C$ 69. Other fairly inexpensive cities in British Columbia to get a rental car in are: Victoria (C$ 36/day), Kelowna (C$ 39/day), and Abbotsford (C$ 44/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Vancouver should expect to spend around C$ 17/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in British Columbia is Vancouver.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in British Columbia?

January

C$ 46

February

C$ 60

March

C$ 66

April

C$ 68

May

C$ 88

June

C$ 136

July

C$ 156

August

C$ 141

September

C$ 90

October

C$ 64

November

C$ 48

December

C$ 62

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in British Columbia is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in British Columbia

Medium is the cheapest car type you can rent in British Columbia this past week from 2,442 rental locations out of 83 rental agencies. Prices for a British Columbia Medium rental start from C$ 17/day. Check out available deals for 6 car types currently offered at listed car rental agencies here:

Compare available car types for rental in British Columbia

Small Cars

C$ 37 - C$ 147

All Car Types

C$ 75 - C$ 212

To rent a Small car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 78/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in British Columbia (~C$ 37/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 147/day). In fact, November is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Small car saves you 42% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best British Columbia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 77/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in British Columbia (~C$ 46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 121/day). In fact, January is about 42% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Medium car saves you 42% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best British Columbia Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 116/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in British Columbia (~C$ 61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 228/day). In fact, January is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Large car saves you 13% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best British Columbia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 88/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in British Columbia (~C$ 48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 135/day). In fact, November is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a SUV car saves you 35% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best British Columbia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 158/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in British Columbia (~C$ 58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 278/day). In fact, January is about 64% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Van car is 16% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best British Columbia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 152/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in British Columbia (~C$ 73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 283/day). In fact, February is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Pickup Truck car is 12% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Luxury car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 196/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in British Columbia (~C$ 89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 356/day). In fact, February is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Luxury car is 32% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best British Columbia Luxury rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Convertible car in British Columbia, you would pay an average price of C$ 212/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in British Columbia (~C$ 128/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 291/day). In fact, November is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for British Columbia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in British Columbia, renting a Convertible car is 37% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

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Chevrolet SparkC$ 22/day
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Top rental agencies in British Columbia

All major car rental suppliers in British Columbia

Enterprise

8.5
Very good
302 reviews27 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.2

Avis

8.3
Very good
142 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.9

National

7.9
Good
116 reviews14 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.6

Budget

7.6
Good
280 reviews22 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.3

Hertz

7.5
Good
385 reviews22 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.5

Dollar

6.9
Okay
57 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.9

Economy Rent a Car

5.7
Fair
53 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.3

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.2

Value

5.8

Driving Force

9.2
Wonderful
28 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

9.1

Best British Columbia Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in British Columbia?

To be able to move around easily, you should book one of the rental cars in British Columbia. There are numerous car rentals in British Columbia that you can rent from. However, none of them rent out their cars to those below 21 years. Car rentals in British Columbia also don’t rent out their cars to individuals without valid identification photos, permanent or temporary driver’s licenses, and credit cards. This being the case, if you’re above 21 years, and you’d like to rent one of the rental cars in British Columbia, you should ensure that you head out to cheap car rental in British Columbia of choice with your valid photo ID, driver’s license, and credit card.

What are the rules for driving in British Columbia?

Before renting a car from any of the car rentals in British Columbia, there are certain driving rules you should know of. One of these rules is that in this region, cars are always driven on the right. You should also know that different parts of British Columbia have different speed limits. Within municipalities, the speed limit is 50km/h (30mph), and outside municipalities, the speed limit is 80km/h (50mph). In addition to these two rules, you should also know that driving while your blood alcohol concentration is above 0.08% and without wearing your seatbelts are traffic offenses. Therefore, don’t drive while drunk, and when driving, wear your seatbelts. British Columbia car rentals usually have well-informed professionals. As such, if you’d like to learn more rules, don’t hesitate to ask a professional at your chosen cheap car rental in British Columbia. Note that traffic rules in this region change frequently. To keep up to date, visit the region’s department of motor vehicle site.

What type of car is recommended for driving in British Columbia?

A majority of British Columbia car rentals usually have a wide selection of cars. Thus, you can find a rental car in British Columbia with much ease. It’s essential to note that the car you choose should be smooth to drive in the places you plan on visiting. If you’d like to visit areas without paved roads, you should select an SUV, while if you plan on majorly visiting areas with paved roads, you should select either an economy van rental or a passenger van rental.

What is the cheapest rental car found in British Columbia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 55/day when booking a rental car in British Columbia. The best deal a user found was for C$ 25/day from AliGo Rent A Car, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in British Columbia?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in British Columbia from the following companies over the past two weeks: Economy Rent a Car (C$ 26/day), Dollar (C$ 35/day), and Priceless (C$ 41/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in British Columbia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sixt (10.0 rating), Driving Force (8.7 rating) and Alamo (8.5 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in British Columbia.

What are gas prices like in British Columbia?

The average gas price in British Columbia is C$ 1.66/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 75 and C$ 108 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in British Columbia for a week from Routes Car & Truck Rentals?

Routes Car & Truck Rentals offers rental cars in British Columbia for about C$ 201 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in British Columbia?

Yes, renting a vehicle in British Columbia for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in British Columbia for a month?

Our recent data shows that AliGo Rent A Car can potentially be 91% below the average car rental price in British Columbia. Check prices and availability for AliGo Rent A Car and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in British Columbia is on average C$ 861 a month or C$ 29 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your British Columbia car rental.

Luxury Car Rentals in British Columbia

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Van Rentals in British Columbia

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