Thunder Bay

Cheap Car Rentals in Thunder Bay from C$ 23

Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
8 Mar — 15 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
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Thunder Bay car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Thunder Bay. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per litre

C$ 1.73

Average price per day

C$ 42

Cheapest price per day

C$ 23

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Thunder Bay?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Thunder Bay and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

January

C$ 55

February

C$ 58

March

C$ 61

April

C$ 61

May

C$ 63

June

C$ 80

July

C$ 93

August

C$ 90

September

C$ 74

October

C$ 66

November

C$ 61

December

C$ 62

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Thunder Bay 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 Thunder Bay

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Thunder Bay and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

There are 8 rental agencies servicing Thunder Bay. These agencies, altogether, have 16 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? small car is the cheapest car type to rent in Thunder Bay with prices from C$ 23 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 5 car types you can rent in Thunder Bay:

Economy

Economy

C$ 23+

Compact

Compact

C$ 58+

Intermediate

Intermediate

C$ 29+

Standard

Standard

C$ 52+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

C$ 108+

Premium

Premium

C$ 87+

Pick-up truck

Pick-up truck

C$ 60+

Supplier choice sedan

Supplier choice sedan

C$ 35+

Compare available car types for rental in Thunder Bay

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Thunder Bay to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 March 2024.

Small cars

C$ 56 - C$ 104

All Car Types

C$ 76 - C$ 114

To rent a small car in Thunder Bay, Canada, you would pay an average price of C$ 78/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Thunder Bay, Canada (~C$ 56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 104/day). In fact, February is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Thunder Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thunder Bay, renting a small car saves you 22% 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 Thunder Bay small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Thunder Bay, Canada, you would pay an average price of C$ 85/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Thunder Bay, Canada (~C$ 48/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 119/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Thunder Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thunder Bay, renting a medium car saves you 14% 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 Thunder Bay medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Thunder Bay, Canada, you would pay an average price of C$ 123/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Thunder Bay, Canada (~C$ 98/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~C$ 150/day). In fact, January is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Thunder Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thunder Bay, renting a large car is 20% 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 Thunder Bay large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Thunder Bay, Canada, you would pay an average price of C$ 116/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Thunder Bay, Canada (~C$ 85/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~C$ 145/day). In fact, January is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Thunder Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thunder Bay, renting a SUV is 15% 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 Thunder Bay SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Thunder Bay, Canada, you would pay an average price of C$ 140/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a van in Thunder Bay, Canada (~C$ 105/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~C$ 189/day). In fact, December is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Thunder Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thunder Bay, renting a van is 30% 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 Thunder Bay, Canada, you would pay an average price of C$ 40/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Thunder Bay, Canada (~C$ 69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 106/day). In fact, May is about 68% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Thunder Bay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Thunder Bay, renting a luxury car saves you 59% 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.

Honda FitC$ 23/day
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A/C
Honda Fit
Kia RioC$ 40/day
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4
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A/C
Kia Rio
Honda CivicC$ 58/day
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A/C
Honda Civic

Top rental agencies in Thunder Bay

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Thunder Bay known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 7 car rental companies in Thunder Bay. Reviews were last updated on 1 March 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Thunder Bay, including Alamo, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Budget in Thunder Bay. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Alamo

1 location

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.5
Very good
26 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.3

Budget

8.4
Very good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.9

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.3

National

8.2
Very good
10 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

8.3

Avis

8.0
Very good
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

3 locations

Driving Force

3 locations

Best Thunder Bay car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Thunder Bay. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 7 rental car agencies in Thunder Bay with an average daily rate of C$ 55. Data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Thunder Bay area. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Honda FitC$ 23/day
2
5
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A/C
Honda Fit
Toyota PriusC$ 29/day
5
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A/C
Toyota Prius
Mitsubishi MirageC$ 40/day
2
5
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A/C
Mitsubishi Mirage

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Thunder Bay, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 1 March 2024.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Thunder Bay?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 42/day when booking a rental car in Thunder Bay. The best deal a user found was for C$ 29/day from Hertz, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Thunder Bay?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Thunder Bay from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget (C$ 23/day), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (C$ 39/day), and National (C$ 87/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.5 rating), Budget (8.4 rating) and National (8.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Thunder Bay.

What are gas prices like in Thunder Bay?

The average gas price in Thunder Bay is C$ 1.73/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 78 and C$ 112 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Thunder Bay for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is a popular option for travellers looking for car rental in Thunder Bay. You can expect the average cost of a rental car to be about C$ 111 per week.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 56% on a rental car in Thunder Bay. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 89 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Thunder Bay?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Thunder Bay however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

Prices can be as low as C$ 478 if you consider booking with Hertz. That price represents savings of 17% compared to the Thunder Bay average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Thunder Bay is on average C$ 478 (C$ 16/day).

How much is a car rental in Thunder Bay for a weekend?

It costs C$ 82 for a weekend car rental in Thunder Bay, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Thunder Bay in April, prices are C$ 86 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Thunder Bay?

Mitsubishi Mirage, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Thunder Bay according to Cheapflights users.

Luxury car rentals in Thunder Bay

Find luxury car rental deals in Thunder Bay from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Thunder Bay cost an average of C$ 79 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Thunder Bay. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
Chrysler 300C$ 71/day
5
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Chrysler 300
Audi A4C$ 72/day
5
2
M
Audi A4
Mercedes-Benz C-ClassC$ 72/day
5
M
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Van rentals in Thunder Bay

Find van rental deals in Thunder Bay from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Thunder Bay cost an average of C$ 131 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 March 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Thunder Bay. To provide you with as many options as possible, we're constantly adding new deals so check back soon if you're not finding the one right for you.
Dodge Grand CaravanC$ 91/day
5
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A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge Grand CaravanC$ 97/day
5
M
A/C
Dodge Grand Caravan
Toyota SiennaC$ 98/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna

Car rentals by fuel type in Thunder Bay

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Thunder Bay. Deals were last updated on 1 March 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Thunder Bay. There is currently 1 fuel type to choose from.

Hybrid

Hybrid

C$ 99+

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