Alberta

Cheap Car Rentals in Alberta from $32

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Alberta with a pick-up date of 7/2 and drop-off date of 7/21. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Alberta car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Alberta. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on June 13, 2024.

Most popular company

Routes Car & Truck Rentals

Most common car type

Mini

Average price per day

$75

Cheapest price per day

$32

What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Alberta?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across Alberta, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 102 pickup locations in Alberta to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on June 13, 2024.

Price

$42 - $66

Out of all the popular cities in Alberta, Grande Prairie is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $42/day. Renting a car in Grande Prairie is 36% cheaper than renting one in Fort McMurray where the per day rate is around $66. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Alberta to get a rental car in are: Calgary ($44/day), Edmonton ($53/day), and Lethbridge ($57/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Calgary should expect to spend around $44/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Alberta is Calgary.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Alberta?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Alberta 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 June 13, 2024.

January

$31

February

$37

March

$38

April

$29

May

$46

June

$81

July

$97

August

$90

September

$74

October

$43

November

$32

December

$38

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Alberta is April. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Alberta

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Alberta to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on June 13, 2024.

Small cars

$31 - $92

All Car Types

$35 - $112

To rent a small car in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $53/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Alberta (~$31/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$92/day). In fact, January is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a small car saves you 17% 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 Alberta small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $54/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Alberta (~$21/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$99/day). In fact, April is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a medium car saves you 16% 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 Alberta medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $71/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Alberta (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$112/day). In fact, November is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a large car is 10% 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 Alberta large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $72/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Alberta (~$30/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$125/day). In fact, April is about 59% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a SUV is 10% 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 Alberta SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $102/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a van in Alberta (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$176/day). In fact, November is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a van 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. Here are the best Alberta van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $92/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Alberta (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$142/day). In fact, February is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a pickup truck 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. Here are the best Alberta pickup truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $90/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Alberta (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$153/day). In fact, March is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a luxury car is 28% 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 Alberta luxury car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a convertible in Alberta, you would pay an average price of $55/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Alberta (~$34/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$149/day). In fact, November is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Alberta. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Alberta, renting a convertible 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.

Mitsubishi Mirage$32/day
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Mitsubishi Mirage
Suzuki SX4$33/day
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Suzuki SX4
Nissan Versa$39/day
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A/C
Nissan Versa

Top rental agencies in Alberta

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Alberta known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Alberta. Reviews were last updated on June 13, 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top rental car agencies located in Alberta, including those serving the greater Calgary, Edmonton and Banff area. Helpful information on each car rental agency is available, including reviews, pricing, pickup location, and more.

Alamo

8.8
Very good
141 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.4

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.5
Very good
374 reviews31 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.2

Driving Force

7.9
Good
101 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.6

Avis

7.6
Good
285 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.3

Hertz

7.6
Good
349 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.2

Thrifty

7.5
Good
108 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.3

Budget

7.2
Good
258 reviews24 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.1

Dollar

7.2
Good
52 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

6.6

Best Alberta car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Alberta. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Alberta with an average daily rate of $60. Data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
Browse some of the deals we've come across on car rentals in the Alberta region, including options close to Calgary, Edmonton and Banff. To make sure you find the deal you're looking for, verify the details of the renal, such as car type, price, and pickup address.
Mitsubishi Mirage$32/day
2
5
M
A/C
Mitsubishi Mirage
Suzuki SX4$33/day
4
M
A/C
Suzuki SX4
Hyundai Elantra$36/day
5
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A/C
Hyundai Elantra

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Alberta, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on June 13, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Alberta?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $78/day when booking a rental car in Alberta. The best deal a user found was for $18/day from Surprise Agency, booked on Jun. 9.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Alberta?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Alberta from the following companies over the past two weeks: Avis ($36/day), Routes Car & Truck Rentals ($36/day), and Budget ($46/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Trust Auto (9.0 rating), Alamo (8.5 rating) and Driving Force (8.5 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Alberta.

  • What are gas prices like in Alberta?

    The average gas price in Alberta is $5.15/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $61 and $88 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Alberta for a week from Hertz?

    Hertz is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Alberta. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $560 per week.

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

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 45% on a rental car in Alberta. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 7 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Alberta?

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

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

    Our recent data shows that Surprise Agency can potentially be 88% below the average car rental price in Alberta. Check prices and availability for Surprise Agency and save on this extended rental. The cost of renting a vehicle in Alberta is on average $2,401 a month or $80 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Alberta car rental.

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Luxury car rentals in Alberta

Find luxury car rental deals in Alberta from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Alberta cost an average of $40 per day. Price data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
An assortment of some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in Alberta, including options close to Calgary, Edmonton and Banff. If you're not finding what you're looking for, come back soon as new deals are always being added.
Mercedes-Benz E-Class$39/day
5
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Cadillac CT5$39/day
5
M
A/C
Cadillac CT5
Mercedes-Benz E-Class$40/day
5
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Van rentals in Alberta

Find van rental deals in Alberta from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Alberta cost an average of $39 per day. Price data was last updated on June 13, 2024.
To make it easier to find a van rental in Alberta, we've compiled these deals for you, including pickup options near Calgary, Edmonton and Banff. If these deals aren't exactly what you're looking for, not to worry, as new offers are constantly being added.
Nissan Quest$37/day
5
5
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Nissan Quest
Chrysler Pacifica$37/day
5
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Chrysler Pacifica
Dodge Grand Caravan$38/day
5
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Dodge Grand Caravan

Car rentals by fuel type in Alberta

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Alberta. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Alberta. Deals were last updated on June 13, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Alberta. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($31+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

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