Ontario

Cheap Car Rentals in Ontario

Toronto
1 Jun — 8 Jun
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Toronto
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Ontario?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Ontario

Price

C$ 15 - C$ 63

Out of all the popular cities in Ontario, Thunder Bay is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just C$ 15/day. Renting a car in Thunder Bay is 76% cheaper than renting one in Kingston where the per day rate is around C$ 63. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Ontario to get a rental car in are: Sarnia (C$ 37/day), Chatham-Kent (C$ 41/day), and Toronto (C$ 42/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Toronto should expect to spend around C$ 42/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Ontario is Toronto.

Cheapest time to rent a car in Ontario

January

C$ 37

February

C$ 44

March

C$ 49

April

C$ 57

May

C$ 62

June

C$ 53

July

C$ 75

August

C$ 97

September

C$ 73

October

C$ 62

November

C$ 44

December

C$ 66

Top rental agencies in Ontario

All major car rental suppliers in Ontario
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Excellent
575 reviews102 locations
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147 reviews38 locations
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67 reviews4 locations
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96 reviews20 locations
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78 reviews44 locations
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Good
56 reviews21 locations
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Okay
50 reviews5 locations
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5.5

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Ontario?

If you plan on visiting Ontario, you should book one of the rental cars in Ontario, as with one, you'll be able to move around the area freely. There are plenty of car rentals in Ontario. Thus, you can find one to rent from easily. To rent a car from one of the cheap car rental locations in Ontario, you must be at least 21 years old. You must also have a photo ID, a driver's license, and a credit card. Ontario car rentals only rent out their cars to individuals with these documents. This being the case, before going to any cheap car rental in Ontario, ensure that you have your documents in order. If you're not from US or Canada, you'll need to provide your International Driver's License. It's worth noting that whether you have a permanent driver's license or temporary driver's license, you can still rent a car from any cheap car rental in Ontario.

What are the rules for driving in Ontario?

There are some rules you ought to be aware of before renting one of the rental cars in Ontario. One of these rules is that in this region, cars are driven on the right. Another rule is that when driving, you must wear your seatbelt. Driving with a blood alcohol concentration of over 0.08 is an offense. Thus, if you have a few drinks, don't get behind the steering wheel of your car. In Ontario, traffic law changes are frequent. As such, after renting from one of the Ontario car rentals, it's in your best interest to regularly check the city's department of motor vehicles. In case you have any queries, it's important that you ask a representative of your car rental of choice. All car rentals in Ontario have informed professionals. Thus, at any, you'll get the answer to your queries.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Ontario?

The rental car you choose from your preferred car rental in Ontario should be one that can easily be driven on the terrains of the places you plan to visit. It should also be able to accommodate you, the number of people you plan on traveling with, and your luggage. If you intend to visit places with paved roads, you can rent an electric car rental. If you plan on driving to areas that require powerful vehicles, you should book an SUV rental.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Ontario?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 76/day when booking a rental car in Ontario. The best deal a user found was for C$ 25/day from Zoom Rent A Car, booked on May 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Ontario?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Ontario from the following companies over the past two weeks: City Car & Truck Rental (C$ 40/day), Alamo (C$ 44/day), and Hertz (C$ 44/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, City Car & Truck Rental (9.6 rating), Alamo (8.7 rating) and Driving Force (8.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Ontario.

What are gas prices like in Ontario?

The average gas price in Ontario is C$ 2.16/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 97 and C$ 140 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Ontario for a week from Zoom Rent A Car?

Zoom Rent A Car offers rental cars in Ontario for about C$ 455 per week on average.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Ontario it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 16%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 90 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Ontario?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Zoom Rent A Car offers you prices that are 87% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Ontario for a month is C$ 1,950. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

Luxury Car Rentals in Ontario

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