Ottawa Car Hire

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Ottawa, ON, Canada
9 Mar — 16 Mar
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Ottawa, ON, Canada
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Ottawa?


£10 - £60


£10 - £29

The cheapest time to hire a car in Ottawa is in March. The price is 38% lower than the rest of the year at just £15 per day. The most expensive month is August. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in February. The price of a car hire in Ottawa can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Ottawa Car Hire Directory

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Car Hire in Ottawa

This March we have run 293 searches for car hire in Ottawa for momondo users.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Ottawa car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Ottawa. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, some agencies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitised. You can check to see all agencies in Ottawa offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Ottawa in April?

For a weekend in April, the best deals in Ottawa start from around £27 up to around £51. £31 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Ottawa, but for April it's not uncommon to see prices as low as £17, depending on your requirements.

Which car hire agency in Ottawa has the cheapest rental car prices?

Hiring a car in Ottawa is cheapest when using Routes Car & Truck Rentals at their location in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is £14, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost £28/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Ottawa car hire?

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Ottawa 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 Ottawa. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

What is the best type of car to hire in Ottawa during April?

We recommend hiring an economy car when visiting Ottawa during the month of April. While an economy car doesn’t handle ice and snow very well, it is an ideal car for mild temperatures and rain. In April, Ottawa experiences temperatures averaging 14 °C and 87 mm of precipitation - ideal conditions for renting an economy car. Hiring a Economy in Ottawa will cost you £22/day on average.

Which car hire company in Ottawa has the most locations?

Budget is very popular in Ottawa, as they have more locations than any other car hire company. You can find 11 locations in the city of Ottawa, and can expect to pay about £45/day for your car rental in Ottawa.

What is the speed limit in Ottawa?

Travellers who hire a car in Ottawa should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 40 mph. Suburban speed limits around Ottawa are generally 70 mph, whereas speed limits on motorways are 75 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What is the weather like in Ottawa, ON in March?

During the month of March the average temperature in Ottawa is -2 °C and the expected precipitation is 58 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car hire in Ottawa.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in March?

For months like March, it may be best to hire an SUV with four-wheel drive for your trip to Ottawa. The temperature is usually below freezing and the chance of snow and ice is higher.

Is the weather in Ottawa similar to the rest of Ontario?

The climate in Ontario during March is usually 0 °C with an expected 64.5 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to hire a car and leave from Ottawa on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.

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