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Cheap Car Rentals in Ontario

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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Ontario?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Ontario

Price

$15 - $66

Out of all the popular cities in Ontario, Thunder Bay is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $15/day. Renting a car in Thunder Bay is 77% cheaper than renting one in Sudbury where the per day rate is around $66. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Ontario to get a rental car in are: Sarnia ($27/day), Toronto ($32/day), and Windsor ($37/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Toronto should expect to spend around $32/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Ontario is Toronto.

Cheapest time to rent a car in Ontario

January

$29

February

$35

March

$39

April

$45

May

$49

June

$42

July

$59

August

$76

September

$57

October

$49

November

$35

December

$52

Top rental agencies in Ontario

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575 reviews102 locations
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Good
353 reviews28 locations
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147 reviews38 locations
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67 reviews4 locations
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8.7

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96 reviews20 locations
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7.7

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78 reviews44 locations
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56 reviews21 locations
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7.1

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50 reviews5 locations
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5.5

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Ontario?

The minimum age for driving car rentals in Ontario is 21. However, most Ontario car rental agencies apply a daily surcharge to drivers under 25. Additionally, they’ll be restricted from renting some vehicle classes like passenger van rentals or luxury car rentals in Ontario. Renters must also present a driver’s license, valid throughout their rental period. Foreign drivers with a driver’s license not in the Roman alphabet must also present an International Driver’s License before getting rental cars in Ontario. Payments for car rentals in Ontario can be by debit cards or credit cards.

What are the rules for driving in Ontario?

Whether you take a cheap car rental in Ontario or choose a more premium model, here are some road rules you need to know. Keep to the right while driving car rentals in Ontario and maintain a maximum speed limit of 65 mph on freeways. 30 mph is the maximum speed for towns, cities, and villages where no speed limit is posted. All passengers must be in a seatbelt in Ontario car rentals. Children under the age of eight should be secured in a safety or booster seat. Driving rental cars in Ontario with a blood alcohol limit of 0.08% or higher is a criminal offense. Drivers with an alcohol concentration between 0.05-0.08% will be fined or get a license suspension. Moreover, it is important to check with Ontario’s motor vehicle department for any recent traffic law updates before embarking on your trip.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Ontario?

Most cheap car rentals in Ontario would be okay for traveling in this city. A luxury car would be ideal for attending events, exhibitions, and concerts, while those traveling to the rural areas would do well with a pickup like Nissan Frontier King Cab. Consider taking an SUV for trips around Ontario’s cities like Ottawa and Toronto, and if you’re in town for business, you’ll find many economy car rentals at car rental locations in Ontario.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Ontario?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $65/day when booking a rental car in Ontario. The best deal a user found was for $22/day from Discount Car & Truck Rentals, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Ontario?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Ontario from the following companies over the past two weeks: Payless ($33/day), Thrifty ($34/day), and Dollar ($35/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, City Car & Truck Rental (9.6 rating), Alamo (8.7 rating) and Driving Force (8.7 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Ontario.

What are gas prices like in Ontario?

The average gas price in Ontario is $6.36/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $76 and $109 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Ontario for a week from Zoom Rent A Car?

Zoom Rent A Car is one of the top picks in Ontario. They can have you in a rental car for about $360 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 16% on a rental car in Ontario. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Ontario?

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

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

Prices can be as low as $1,543 if you consider booking with Discount Car & Truck Rentals. That price represents savings of 79% compared to the Ontario average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Ontario is on average $1,543 ($51/day).