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Cheap Car Rentals in Calgary

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Calgary Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyTURO
Price of gas per gallon$4.66
Average price per day$69
Cheapest price per day$23

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

January

$36

February

$49

March

$60

April

$48

May

$64

June

$131

July

$143

August

$124

September

$79

October

$51

November

$34

December

$56

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Calgary is November. 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 Calgary

Small Cars

$36 - $146

All Car Types

$54 - $250

To rent a Small car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $70/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Calgary, Canada (~$36/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$146/day). In fact, January is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a Small car saves you 37% 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 Calgary Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $74/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Calgary, Canada (~$29/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$167/day). In fact, November is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a Medium car saves you 33% 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 Calgary Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $96/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Calgary, Canada (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$138/day). In fact, October is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a Large 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 Calgary Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $86/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Calgary, Canada (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$177/day). In fact, November is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a SUV 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 Calgary SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $122/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Calgary, Canada (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$233/day). In fact, December is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a Van 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 Calgary Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $112/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Calgary, Canada (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$375/day). In fact, November is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a Pickup Truck car is 1% 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 Calgary Pickup Truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Calgary, Canada, you would pay an average price of $108/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Calgary, Canada (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$201/day). In fact, December is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Calgary. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Calgary, renting a Luxury car saves you 2% 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.

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Calgary?

If you’d like to rent a car in Calgary, you must be above 21 years old. Most car rentals in Calgary usually require a precautionary fee from drivers less than 25 years old. Thus, if you’re under 25, you can expect to pay a higher fee. Apart from being above 21, you must also have a driver’s license, whether temporary or permanent, a credit card, and a photo ID to rent a car from one of the top car rentals in Calgary. It’s worth mentioning that if you’re a foreign citizen, you must also have an International Driver’s License.

What are the rules for driving in Calgary?

Before booking a cheap car rental in Calgary, you ought to be aware that in Calgary, vehicles are driven on the right-hand side of the road. You also ought to be aware that driving with a blood alcohol concentration higher than 0.08% and driving without fastening your seatbelts are illegal. Also, you need to know that in this city, residential areas have a speed limit of 40km/h (25 mph) and the city’s highways have a speed limit of 80km/h (50 mph). In this city, traffic laws change regularly. Thus, to be well-informed, keep in touch with the city’s department of motor vehicles.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Calgary?

There are many different rental cars in Calgary. The one you choose should accommodate all the individuals you plan to journey with. If you intend to journey with just two of your friends, you should rent an economy car rental. In contrast, if you plan on traveling with about six of your loved ones, you should rent a passenger van rental from one of the reliable Calgary car rentals. All Calgary car rentals usually have well-informed agents. Thus, if you’re not certain about which of the cheap car rentals in Calgary you should get, you can ask the staff at your preferred car rental agency to help you out.

What are the best places to park in Calgary?

Just like there are many car rentals in Calgary that you can rent from, there are many parking spots in Calgary you can park in. Most of these parking spots are found next to the sidewalks of the city’s roads, while others are found in the private parking facilities present in the city. If you park next to a sidewalk, please ensure that it has no "No Parking" sign and you’re not blocking any building entrance.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Calgary?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $69/day when booking a rental car in Calgary. The best deal a user found was for $23/day from MEXRENTACAR , booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Calgary?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Calgary from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise ($22/day), Routes Car & Truck Rentals ($26/day), and National ($33/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (9.5 rating), Enterprise (8.3 rating) and Thrifty (8.2 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Calgary.

What are gas prices like in Calgary?

The average gas price in Calgary is $4.66/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $55 and $80 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Calgary for a week from Turo?

Turo is one of the most popular car rental companies in Calgary, offering car rentals for around $419 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Calgary?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Calgary it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

Prices can be as low as $1,798 if you consider booking with MEXRENTACAR . That price represents savings of 80% compared to the Calgary average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Calgary is on average $1,798 ($60/day).

How much is a car rental in Calgary for a weekend?

For a weekend car rental in Calgary, you can expect the average price to be around $63. Usually a Economy rental in Calgary is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Economy for November, it will cost approximately $62 per day.