Car Hire Canada Holidays

Free car hire upgrade

Our Unrivalled Canada Sale is extended until 29 February. Receive free car hire upgrade from Compact to Intermediate or Intermediate to Full Size class vehicle. Use the search bar above to book your car.

Please note, this offer is already included in the final price of the car hire displayed when you search on our website.

Ashley Paton, Canadian Affair Travel Expert

Ashley Paton, Canadian Affair Travel Expert
Car on a scenic road in Canada

How to book

3 easy steps to book

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Honda car

Avis

Our quality car hire Canada partner

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Benefits of car hire

Benefits of car rental in Canada

Why you should rent a car with us

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Fly drive holidays in Canada

Fly Drives

Plan your road trip

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Hotels in Canada

Hotels

The best stop-offs

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Top tips

How to drive a car hire on Canada holidays?

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Our favourite Canada driving routes

As one of the largest countries in the world, Canada has some absolutely epic driving routes - it's the perfect excuse to hire a car and get out on the open road.

The Cabot Trail
The Sea to Sky Highway
The Icefields Parkway
Pacific Rim Highway
Algonquin Park Corridor

Roads built for driving

Watch our videos for an insider's view of road-tripping Canada

Frequently asked questions about car hire Canada holidays

Read the most common FAQs below. If you have any further questions about hiring a car in Canada, just contact us.

Car hire FAQs and documents

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

Before hiring a car in Canada, you should be aware that all drivers should be at least 21 years of age and that they have a minimum of 12 months of driving experience.

Drive on the right in Canada

Can I hire a car in Canada with a UK licence?

Yes, you can hire and drive a car in Canada using a full UK driving licence.

Canada USA sign on the road

Can I drive a hire car from Canada to USA?

Vehicles rented in Canada can be driven throughout Canada and the US.

Speed limits in Canada

What are the speed limits in Canada?

Speed limits are usually 100kmph for highways and 50kmph for towns, but different provinces vary, so check before you travel and watch for speed limit signs whilst driving.

Refuelling a car

How much does fuel cost in Canada?

The average fuel price in Canada is $1.60 a litre, although this will vary.

renting a car

How much does it cost to rent a car in Canada?

The prices for car hire in Canada can vary and it very much depends on the model and size of car you rent. A compact car like a Nissan Versa or similar generally costs around £50 per day, whilst premium car hire vehicles like a Chrysler 300 or a midsize SUV like a Toyota Rav4 can cost you around £79 per day. Minivans tend to be slightly more expensive and can cost around £90 per day.

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