Nova Scotia

Cheap Car Rentals in Nova Scotia

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Nova Scotia car rental prices in popular cities

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Nova Scotia

Price

$32 - $52

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Nova Scotia?

January

$39

February

$39

March

$39

April

$44

May

$65

June

$114

July

$122

August

$121

September

$79

October

$55

November

$45

December

$48

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Nova Scotia 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 Nova Scotia

There are currently 2,442 rental locations operating in Nova Scotia spread across 83 car rental agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to rent in Nova Scotia is Small at $32 a day. Below are all the 5 car types available for renting in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for rental in Nova Scotia

Small Cars

$43 - $74

All Car Types

$53 - $165

To rent a Small car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $56/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Nova Scotia (~$43/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$74/day). In fact, October is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Small car saves you 35% 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 Nova Scotia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $83/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Nova Scotia (~$44/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$290/day). In fact, January is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Medium car saves you 4% 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 Nova Scotia Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $89/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Nova Scotia (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$121/day). In fact, January is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Large car is 4% 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 Nova Scotia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $90/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Nova Scotia (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$262/day). In fact, January is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a SUV car is 5% 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 Nova Scotia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $97/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Nova Scotia (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$157/day). In fact, February is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Van car is 12% 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 Nova Scotia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $77/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Nova Scotia (~$47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$240/day). In fact, January is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Pickup Truck car saves you 11% 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.

To rent a Luxury car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $93/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Nova Scotia (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$143/day). In fact, April is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Luxury car is 7% 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 Convertible car in Nova Scotia, you would pay an average price of $84/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Nova Scotia (~$64/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$167/day). In fact, March is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Nova Scotia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nova Scotia, renting a Convertible car saves you 3% 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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Top rental agencies in Nova Scotia

All major car rental suppliers in Nova Scotia

Enterprise

8.9
Very good
61 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.4

Budget

8.7
Very good
40 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.4

Hertz

8.1
Very good
44 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

7.7

Thrifty

7.4
Good
35 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.0

Alamo

10.0
Wonderful
5 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

8.6
Very good
18 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

7.7

Europcar

7.8
Good
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

6.6

Dollar

7.6
Good
19 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.8

Best Nova Scotia Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Nova Scotia recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Nova Scotia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $53/day when booking a rental car in Nova Scotia. The best deal a user found was for $29/day from Turo, booked on Jan. 22.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sixt (10.0 rating), Driving Force (8.7 rating) and Alamo (8.5 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Nova Scotia.

What are gas prices like in Nova Scotia?

The average gas price in Nova Scotia is $4.69/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $56 and $81 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Nova Scotia for a week from Discount Car & Truck Rentals?

Discount Car & Truck Rentals offers rental cars in Nova Scotia for about $364 per week on average.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 13% to make it a great deal in Nova Scotia. Try to book at least 53 days prior to when you need the car rental to close on a rate below the average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Nova Scotia?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Nova Scotia. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

We’ve recently found that Turo offers you prices that are 66% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Nova Scotia for a month is $1,559. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

Luxury Car Rentals in Nova Scotia

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

Van Rentals in Nova Scotia

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Nova Scotia van rentals.
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