Comparison of rental car prices and car rental from several businesses in the town Calgary in Canada. Find the best prices for rental cars. It always pays off to compare before you book, in some smaller communities local companies can have very competitive prices.
Rental cars are available at Calgary’s travel centre, train stations and airports like Calgary International Airport 10 km (6 mi) and Cheadle Airport 32 km (20 mi), YYC. A car rental service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you pick up the car. Easy and safe online booking of rental cars. Search for a city, airport etc. and choose a pick up place. To find the best price we compare following companies Dollar on 114 5 Avenue Southeast, Hertz on 114 5 Avenue Southeast, Avis on 1525 16 Avenue Northwest, Enterprise on 4115 Macleod Trail S, Alamo on 120 10 Avenue Southwest, Enterprise on 1036 9 Avenue Southwest, Budget on 5210 Macleod Trail Southwest, Avis on 115 9 Avenue Southeast 162, Budget Car & Truck Rental on 140 6 Avenue Southeast, Dollar on 927 6 Avenue Southwest, Discount Car & Truck on 140 17 Avenue Southeast, Hertz on 927 6 Avenue Southwest, Budget on 724 6 Avenue Southwest, Somerville National Leasing on 315 39 Avenue Southeast in Calgary.
Information about Calgary
Calgary is located in the municipality Alberta, Alberta province, Canada and is a town. It is the 1th largest town/city when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 3th largest city/district in Canada. About 1,019,900 (2018) people live in the town. The community/city is located about 1048 MASL (3,438 ft). Airdrie (c. 24,700 pop), Cochrane (c. 16,400 pop), Okotoks (c. 14,800 pop), Strathmore (c. 10,000 pop) and High River (c. 9,800 pop) are other larger communities, cities nearby. Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are Okotoks, Strathmore, High River, Black Diamond, Chestermere, Eau Claire, Downtown West End, Hillhurst, Sunnyside and Downtown Commercial Core. Read more about what the town has to offer when it comes to experiences and which companies are located in Alberta and the country. Bus stations and bus stops in the city are Bowness, 69 Street, Barlow Max Bell, 40 Avenue, Anderson, 78 Avenue, AHS Staff Shuttle, 2091. Centrally located are car rental companies like National on 120 10 Avenue Southwest, Thrifty on 4101 Macleod Trail, Enterprise on 129 17 Avenue Southeast, ACE on 140 17 Avenue Southeast, Hertz on 4101 Macleod Trail Southeast, Discount Car & Truck on 4700 1 Street Southeast, Thrifty on 114 5 Avenue Southeast, Dollar on 4605 Macleod Trail Southwest, Dollar on 4101 Macleod Trail etc. Learn more about which companies are located in the country.
Attractions, Sights and Activities
Tips and recommendations in Calgary on activities, museums, experiences, attractions, places, events and destinations you can visit during your trip. Interesting historical ruins and places that are worth a visit are Fort Calgary. Visit the towns beautiful and old strongholds, fortresses and forts like, Fort Calgary. Want to watch a game or sports, maybe go to a concert? Close to the city are McMahon Stadium, Stampede Corral, Foothills Stadium and Scotiabank Saddledome. Maybe see a local game of football?
Golf trip and need to rent a car? Blue Devil Golf Club 19 km (12 mi), Harvest Hills Driving Range and Mini Golf 12 km (7 mi), Bearspaw Country Club 18 km (11 mi), Golf Canada Calgary Center 8 km (5 mi), Heather Glen Golf Course 16 km (10 mi), Elbow Springs Golf Club 12 km (7 mi), Beddington Golf Park 10 km (6 mi), Calgary Golf & Country Club 5 km (3 mi), Canyon Meadows Golf Course 12 km (7 mi), Country Hills Golf Club 11 km (7 mi), Earl Grey Golf Club 7 km (4 mi), Confederation Park Driving Range 4 km (2 mi), Confederation Park Golf Course 3 km (2 mi), Eaglequest Driving Range 12 km (8 mi), Fox Hollow Golf Club 5 km (3 mi) and Cottonwood Golf & Country Club 27 km (17 mi) are some golf courses that are close to the community. Market Mall, CORE Shopping Centre, Sunridge Mall, Marlborough Mall, Southcentre Mall, Far East Shopping Center aka Stinky Mall, Hunterhorn Plaza, Eau Claire Market, Chinook Center and North Hill Shopping Center are malls in the city if you want to do some shopping. If you want to visit a museum you can choose between National Music Centre, Glenbow Museum, Aero Space Museum of Calgary, The Military Museums (PPCLI museum), Fort Calgary Interpretive Center and Offices and Gasoline Alley, which are within a walking distance from the town center.
Theme Parks, Animal Parks, Water Parks and Zoo
Looking for activities and experiences with the kids? Water parks, amusement parks or theme parks you can go to are for example Chinook Carousel, Calaway Park, Trico Family Wellness Center formerly The Family Leisure Centre, Sikome Aquatic Facility. Visiting a Zoo with the whole family? Butterfield Acres, Calgary Zoo are tropicarium, tropical house, animal parks, aquarium, zoos and terrarium near Calgary.
Viewpoints, Gardens and Parks
Beaulieu Gardens, Brentwood Community Garden, Banff Trail Community Garden and Alternative High Garden are located within a walking distance if you want to enjoy and experience a botanical garden. To see the whole Calgary from an observation point, make a visit to Tom Campbells Hill, Scotsmans Hill and Lookout. Parks, green areas and plantings worth visiting for recreation and relaxing are 26 Ave & 20th Street Park, 71st Street Park, 22 Street Park, 71st Ave Park and A D Ross Park.
Car rental in airports nearby
Car rental in airports nearby: Rent a Car Cheap Calgary Airport and Car Hire Banff Airport. It is possible to rent a car for one way, this is called a one way rental. You collect the car in one place and return it somewhere else, e.g. another city or country in Calgary.
Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Calgary
Which car rental companies are near or in Calgary?
There are over 23 car rental companies in Calgary. Car rental companies such as Budget on 724 6 Avenue Southwest, Avis on 115 9 Avenue Southeast 162, Dollar on 927 6 Avenue Southwest, Somerville National Leasing on 315 39 Avenue Southeast, Enterprise on 1036 9 Avenue Southwest, Hertz on 927 6 Avenue Southwest, Hertz on 114 5 Avenue Southeast, Alamo on 120 10 Avenue Southwest, Avis on 1525 16 Avenue Northwest, Discount Car & Truck on 140 17 Avenue Southeast, Budget on 5210 Macleod Trail Southwest, Enterprise on 4115 Macleod Trail S, Dollar on 114 5 Avenue Southeast, Budget Car & Truck Rental on 140 6 Avenue Southeast, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Calgary?
You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Calgary, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Calgary?
Renting a car in Calgary costs from about CAD 63 per day and up, depending on the season and supply. Sometimes you can find a cheaper rental car depending on the season. In the majority of cases the rental price includes collision damage waiver, third party liability protection, tax, airport fee, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.
How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Calgary?
On average a rental car in Calgary costs CAD 441 per week (CAD 63 per day).
How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Calgary?
On average a rental car in Calgary costs CAD 1764 per month (CAD 63 per day).
What types of car can I rent in Calgary?
The range of cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as small-medium truck-lorry, luxury elite, suv, 7 seater minivan, large truck-lorry, exotic cars, jeep, estate, fullsize elite, compact elite, mini cars, intermediate, special cars, hybrid cars, intermediate elite, minibus, 9 seater minivan, convertible, electric cars, compact cars, premium cars, medium suv, economy cars, cargo van, luxury cars, moped, 5 seater minivan, small suv, standard cars, mini elite, fullsize cars, minivan, economy elite in Calgary.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Calgary and Canada?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in Canada on Autoprio.com were found at Peel, Discount, Mex, Green Motion, Payless, Dollar, Enterprise and Alamo.
What are the best rental car companies in Calgary and Canada?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Canada are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Thrifty.
How much do you charge for excess?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft in Calgary. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance?
Autoprio.com recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk in Calgary. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Which optional extras are available?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Calgary and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Calgary. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher from Autoprio.com.
Car rental companies in Calgary, Canada
Discount, Dollar, Mex, Payless, Budget, Avis, Peel, Thrifty, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Green Motion, National and Alamo are the companies we compare in Calgary. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Calgary Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.