Car Rentals in Calgary, Alberta

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Calgary, AB, Canada
May 25 — Jun 1
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Calgary, AB, Canada
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Calgary car rental information

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 traveling with children, like the Calgary Zoo and TELUS Sparks, a hands-on interactive science museum. You may find about 30 car rental 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 car rentals in Calgary.

Downtown Calgary is walkable and bike-friendly. You can get to the main downtown spots like Bow River and Fort Calgary on foot. Car rentals in Calgary are a great way to get to and from downtown, and around the area to see other sights farther from the city center. Finding cheap car rentals in Calgary is possible, but if you enjoy driving in style, luxury car rentals 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 kilometers. 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 cellphone 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 driver’s license, be over the age of 21, and have had your license for at least one year. When renting under the age of 24, an economy 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.


Best deals found for Calgary, Alberta car rentals

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental cars in Calgary, Alberta
Audi A6
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

$54/day

25 May - 25 Jun
Audi A6
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers

$34/day

25 May - 25 Jun
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Daewoo Leganza
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$32/day

26 May - 26 Jun
Daewoo Leganza
Volkswagen Jetta
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$32/day

26 May - 26 Jun
Volkswagen Jetta
Toyota Camry
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$27/day

26 May - 26 Jun
Toyota Camry
Ford EcoSport
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$45/day

25 May - 25 Jun
Ford EcoSport
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$36/day

25 May - 25 Jun
Toyota Fortuner
Kia Forte
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$49/day

25 May - 25 Jun
Kia Forte
Kia Optima
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

$32/day

26 May - 26 Jun
Kia Optima

Calgary, Alberta car rental deals found on momondo

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Small Cars

$35 - $201

All Car Types

$49 - $160

The average price of a Small rental in Calgary, Canada is $91. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 62% lower than the rest of the year at just $35 per day. A Small rental is typically 8% less expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Calgary Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Calgary, Canada is $91. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 57% lower than the rest of the year at just $40 per day. A Medium rental is typically 8% less expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Calgary Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Calgary, Canada is $106. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just $57 per day. A Large rental is typically 8% more expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Calgary Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Calgary, Canada is $103. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just $49 per day. A SUV rental is typically 5% more expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Calgary SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Calgary, Canada is $122. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 63% lower than the rest of the year at just $46 per day. A Van rental is typically 20% more expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car. Below are the best prices for Calgary Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Pickup Truck rental in Calgary, Canada is $63. The cheapest time to rent a Pickup Truck in Calgary, Canada is in November. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just $52 per day. A Pickup Truck rental is typically 36% less expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Calgary, Canada is $91. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Calgary, Canada is in October. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $64 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 8% less expensive than the average car rental in Calgary. The average price of a vehicle rental in Calgary can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Mitsubishi Colt
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$42/day

25 May - 1 Jun
Mitsubishi Colt
Kia Forte
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$49/day

25 May - 25 Jun
Kia Forte

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Quick facts about car rentals in Calgary

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Calgary
Most Popular AgencyAvisThe most popular Calgary car rental agency found on momondo this month is Avis. Other top choices for car rental companies are Thrifty and Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Popular Car TypesIntermediate, SUV, StandardThe following car types were offered at rental car companies in Calgary in the past 72 hours: Intermediate, SUV, Standard.
Cheapest Rental Car$31The lowest price for a rental car in Calgary is $31/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $134/day.
Most Popular ModelToyota CorollaThe most popular car model to rent in Calgary in the past 7 days is the Toyota Corolla. Our users also prefer the Hyundai Elantra as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

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

Nearby attractions:

Calgary Zoo5.4 mi
McMahon Stadium5.8 mi
Calgary Telus Convention Centre5.9 mi
Olympic Oval6.1 mi
Scotiabank Saddledome6.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

Olympic Oval76.9 mi
Canada Olympic Park77.1 mi
McMahon Stadium77.2 mi
Calgary Zoo78.5 mi
Calgary Telus Convention Centre78.7 mi

Nearby attractions:

Calgary Telus Convention Centre1.0 mi
Stampede Park1.5 mi
Scotiabank Saddledome1.5 mi
McMahon Stadium2.3 mi
Calgary Zoo2.6 mi

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Driving with a rental car in Calgary - FAQs

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

To rent a car for a weekend in Calgary in June, the average price was $189 with cheaper deals starting around $40. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $22 to $167.

The cheapest provider in Calgary is MEXRENTACAR , with an average daily rental rate of $51 from its location in Calgary. The absolute cheapest deal momondo users have found at MEXRENTACAR in Calgary is $12.

Rental cars in Calgary from popular agencies such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Calgary, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

During the month of June in Calgary, temperatures hover around 62.6 °F - which is perfect for renting a Convertible. With precipitation only averaging 2.6″ during June in Calgary, a Convertible will allow you to truly enjoy the sites while cruising down the streets. Keep in mind that you may want to check the weather before your trip, just in case. Renting a Convertible in Calgary will cost you $121/day on average.

Enterprise is very popular in Calgary, AB, as they have more locations than any other car rental company. You can find 17 locations in the city of Calgary, AB, and can expect to pay about $77/day for your rental car in Calgary, AB.

Calgary’s speed limit is 40 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Calgary is 70 mph and the speed limit for highways is 75 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

Typically, the weather in Calgary through the month of May is 50 °F and the expected precipitation is 2.2″. This is important information to know when renting a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

Those looking to rent a car in Calgary for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Alberta during the month of May usually is around 48.2 °F with 1.8″ of possible rain.


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