Nova Scotia

Cheap Car Rentals in Nova Scotia

Halifax, NS, Canada
3 Feb — 10 Feb
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Halifax, NS, Canada
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Nova Scotia car rental prices in popular cities

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Nova Scotia

Price

C$ 36 - C$ 73

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Nova Scotia?

January

C$ 52

February

C$ 52

March

C$ 52

April

C$ 58

May

C$ 86

June

C$ 152

July

C$ 163

August

C$ 161

September

C$ 105

October

C$ 73

November

C$ 60

December

C$ 64

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Nova Scotia 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 Nova Scotia

At C$ 27/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for rental in Nova Scotia in the past week. Out of 83 car rental agencies operating in Nova Scotia, there are, in total, 2,442 rental locations. View below for 5 offered car types:

Compare available car types for rental in Nova Scotia

Small Cars

C$ 55 - C$ 102

All Car Types

C$ 72 - C$ 161

To rent a Small car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 76/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 102/day). In fact, February is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Small car saves you 28% 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 Nova Scotia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 79/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 58/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 125/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Medium car saves you 26% 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 Nova Scotia Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 100/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 158/day). In fact, January is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Large car saves you 5% 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 Nova Scotia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 94/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 149/day). In fact, February is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a SUV car saves you 11% 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 Nova Scotia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 117/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 80/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 219/day). In fact, March is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Van car is 11% 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 Nova Scotia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 117/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 83/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 293/day). In fact, December is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Pickup Truck car is 11% 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 Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 119/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 185/day). In fact, April is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Luxury car is 11% 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 Convertible car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of C$ 122/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Nova Scotia (~C$ 113/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~C$ 262/day). In fact, April is about 8% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Convertible car is 14% 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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Top rental agencies in Nova Scotia

All major car rental suppliers in Nova Scotia

Budget

8.9
Very good
46 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.1

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.4

Enterprise

8.9
Very good
73 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.4

Hertz

8.1
Very good
44 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.7

Thrifty

7.4
Good
35 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.0

Alamo

10.0
Wonderful
5 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

8.1
Very good
22 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.1

Europcar

7.8
Good
4 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.6

Dollar

7.6
Good
19 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.8

Best Nova Scotia Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Nova Scotia recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Nova Scotia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 71/day when booking a rental car in Nova Scotia. The best deal a user found was for C$ 37/day from Turo, booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Nova Scotia?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Nova Scotia from the following companies over the past two weeks: Dollar (C$ 49/day), Thrifty (C$ 52/day), and Enterprise (C$ 67/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Nova Scotia?

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 Nova Scotia.

What are gas prices like in Nova Scotia?

The average gas price in Nova Scotia 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 Nova Scotia for a week from Discount Car & Truck Rentals?

Renting a car in Nova Scotia for a week can be a great option for travel. Discount Car & Truck Rentals, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around C$ 439/week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Nova Scotia for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 13% on a rental car in Nova Scotia. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 53 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Nova Scotia?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Nova Scotia.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Nova Scotia for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Nova Scotia can be found for about C$ 1,880, with the average price for a rental being around C$ 63 a day. Book with Turo, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 62% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Nova Scotia.

Luxury Car Rentals in Nova Scotia

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Nova Scotia from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Nova Scotia

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