Car Hire in Calgary, Alberta

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Calgary, AB, Canada
12 Aug — 19 Aug
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Calgary, AB, Canada
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Fri 19/8
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Best deals found for Calgary, Alberta car hires

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Calgary, Alberta
Kia Stinger
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
5-door vehicles

£66/day

20 Sep - 26 Sep
Kia Stinger
Mercedes-Benz GLA
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£71/day

21 Sep - 27 Sep
Mercedes-Benz GLA
Kia Sportage
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

£60/day

20 Sep - 26 Sep
Kia Sportage
Vauxhall Mokka
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

£64/day

5 Nov - 9 Nov
Vauxhall Mokka
Nissan Qashqai
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£59/day

22 Oct - 1 Nov
Nissan Qashqai
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£46/day

5 Nov - 9 Nov
Ford Focus
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

£64/day

22 Oct - 1 Nov
Audi A3
Kia Rio
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-door vehicles

£47/day

22 Oct - 1 Nov
Kia Rio
Skoda Superb
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

£59/day

5 Nov - 9 Nov
Skoda Superb

Important information about Calgary car hire

When planning your trip to Calgary, you’ll want to see the Calgary Tower and Prince’s Island Park. There are also fun activities to do in the city when travelling with children, like the Calgary Zoo and TELUS Sparks, a hands-on interactive science museum. You may find about 30 car hire locations in Calgary. The city has sufficient parking in all areas of the city. The rates vary depending on location and time of year. Please take into consideration that the city is known to get abundant snow, so make sure you take the necessary precautions while driving hired cars in Calgary.

central Calgary is walkable and bike-friendly. You can get to the main central spots like Bow River and Fort Calgary on foot. hired cars in Calgary are a great way to get to and from central, and around the area to see other sights farther from the city centre. Finding cheap hired cars in Calgary is possible, but if you enjoy driving in style, luxury hired cars in Calgary are also an option. Parking in Calgary is free after hours and all day on Sundays. Having your own vehicle in Calgary will allow you to go to Bowmont Park for spectacular views of the city and landscape or getting that city skyline picture from Scotsman’s Hill. If you're looking for some time in the wilderness, make sure you take your Calgary car rental and drive west to Kananaskis. This mountainous area is less than two hours away and the views are worth it. When driving your rental car in Calgary, you’ll want to avoid the known congested roads, especially during rush-hour traffic. These main roads are Deerfoot Trail (AB-2), Crowchild Trail, and Stoney Trail (AB-201). Deerfoot Trail is most likely the highway you’d take to get from the Calgary Airport.

Canada uses the metric system so all speed limits and distances will be marked in kilometres. In the province of Alberta, it’s legal to make right turns on red if not indicated otherwise. Seatbelts must be worn at all times by all of the passengers and it’s illegal to use your mobile phone or mobile devices while behind the wheel. Make sure to check weather reports and driving conditions before moving around, especially in the winter. Driving under the influence is a serious offense in Canada, if you’re planning on drinking, consider leaving your Calgary car rental parked. Nonetheless, before picking up your rental car, you should check with Calgary's Department of Motor Vehicles for any updated laws.

To be able to obtain a car rental in Calgary, you must have a valid driving license, be over the age of 21, and have had your license for at least one year. When renting under the age of 24, a cheap car rental in Calgary may be your only option allowed. If your license is not in the Latin alphabet, you will have to present an International Driver’s Permit along with your license from your country of origin when retrieving your Calgary car rental.


Calgary, Alberta car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Calgary that's right for you

Small cars

£26 - £185

All Car Types

£45 - £219

The average price of a Small hire in Calgary, Canada is £68. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Calgary, Canada is in January. The price is 62% lower than the rest of the year at just £26 per day. A Small car hire is typically 23% less expensive than the average car hire in Calgary. The average price of a car hire in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Calgary Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Calgary, Canada is £82. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 55% lower than the rest of the year at just £38 per day. A Medium car hire is typically 6% less expensive than the average car hire in Calgary. The average price of a car hire in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Calgary Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Calgary, Canada is £96. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Calgary, Canada is in February. The price is 45% lower than the rest of the year at just £54 per day. A Large car hire is typically 10% more expensive than the average car hire in Calgary. The average price of a car hire in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Calgary Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Calgary, Canada is £91. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just £43 per day. A SUV car hire is typically 4% more expensive than the average car hire in Calgary. The average price of a car hire in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Calgary SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van hire in Calgary, Canada is £110. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Calgary, Canada is in January. The price is 62% lower than the rest of the year at just £43 per day. A Van car hire is typically 21% more expensive than the average car hire in Calgary. The average price of a car hire in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Calgary Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury hire in Calgary, Canada is £77. The cheapest time to hire a Luxury in Calgary, Canada is in March. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just £41 per day. A Luxury car hire is typically 13% less expensive than the average car hire in Calgary. The average price of a car hire in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£46/day

5 Nov - 9 Nov
Toyota Yaris
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£46/day

5 Nov - 9 Nov
Ford Focus
Kia Rio
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-door vehicles

£47/day

22 Oct - 1 Nov
Kia Rio

Calgary car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Calgary, Alberta
7.6
Good
220 reviews17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.6
7.0
Good
118 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

6.9

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.7
6.8
Good
174 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.4

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.5
6.4
Good
113 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

6.7
8.0
Excellent
93 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.2

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.4
7.7
Good
42 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

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7.0
Good
47 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.2
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Mediocre
15 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

4.6

Comfort

6.0

Overall

2.6

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Quick facts about car hire in Calgary

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Calgary

Most Popular Agency

Thrifty

Popular Car Types

Intermediate, SUV, Standard

Cheapest Hire Car

£39

Most Popular Model

Toyota Corolla
The most popular Calgary car hire agency found on momondo this month is Thrifty. Other top choices for car hire companies are Hertz and Avis
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Calgary in the past 72 hours: Intermediate, SUV, Standard.
The lowest price for a car hire in Calgary is £39/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £107/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Calgary in the past 7 days is the Toyota Corolla. Our users also prefer the Toyota RAV4 as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Calgary

Nearby attractions:

Calgary Zoo5.4 mi
Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre5.5 mi
McMahon Stadium5.8 mi
Calgary Telus Convention Centre5.9 mi
Scotiabank Saddledome6.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

McMahon Stadium77.2 mi
Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre78.3 mi
Calgary Zoo78.5 mi
Calgary Telus Convention Centre78.7 mi
Scotiabank Saddledome79.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre0.9 mi
Calgary Telus Convention Centre1.0 mi
Stampede Corral Arena1.4 mi
Scotiabank Saddledome1.5 mi
McMahon Stadium2.3 mi

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Driving with a car hire in Calgary - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Calgary so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

To hire a car for a weekend in Calgary in September, the average price was £92 with cheaper deals starting around £61. Users looking for a one-week hire in Calgary for September saw an average deal of £86 - but quotes as low as £37 were available depending on dates and car options.

The cheapest car hire provider in Calgary is MEXRENTACAR , with an average daily rate of £28 from its location in Calgary. The absolute cheapest deal momondo users have found at MEXRENTACAR in Calgary is £8.

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Calgary do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on car hire in Calgary. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

A Standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting Calgary in September. On average, Calgary receives 15 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 5 °C during the month of September. These conditions are well-suited for a Standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Hiring a Standard in Calgary will cost you £122/day on average.

Budget has the most locations of any car hire company in Calgary, AB, with 9 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around £47/day when renting a car from Budget in Calgary, AB.

40 mph is the city speed limit for Calgary, which also applies to surrounding towns and other urban centres. The suburban speed limit and the speed limit for motorways around Calgary are 70 mph and 75 mph, respectively. If you hire a car in Calgary, be aware that these speed limits may be strictly enforced.

Those looking for a hire car in Calgary during the month of August should expect temperatures to be around 16 °C and should expect around 57 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Travellers looking to leave from Calgary on a road trip around Alberta or the surrounding areas during the month of August should expect temperatures around 15 °C and about 58.2 mm of possible rain through the month.


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You should use momondo to book a car hire in Calgary because it could save you time and money. momondo fetches and allows you to compare car hire prices and policies from thousands of car hire websites.

momondo makes it easier for you to find great car hire in Calgary, by allowing you to refine your search with numerous filtering options. You can narrow your selection by looking at price, car type, location and more.

Yes, whether it is for cars in Calgary or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

Absolutely! momondo offers this feature when searching for a car hire in Calgary.

You certainly can. momondo has a dedicated filter for enhanced cleaning services for all car hire locations including Calgary.

Unlimited mileage is indeed an option momondo offers on car hire in Calgary.


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