Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the city, Ottawa in Canada. We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars.
Car rental at Ottawa’s airports like Ottawa-Rockcliffe Airport 7 km (4 mi), Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport 10 km (6 mi), Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport 16 km (10 mi) and Smiths Falls-Montague Airport 55 km (34 mi), YOW, train stations and travel centers etc and ports and ferry terminals that are close by are Watertaxi, Quai des Artistes, Marina de Hull. We can offer a car rental service where every cost is included. There are no hidden fees or free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy, straight forward and safe search for car rental online. With our search engine, you only need to write the name of the city, place etc. and you will immediately get a list of choices. To find the best price we compare following companies Avis on 345 Slater Street Constitution Square, National on 226 Queen Street, Dollar on 320 Catherine Street, Avis on 449 Gladstone Avenue, Enterprise on 280 Catherine Street, Budget Car & Truck Rental on 345 Slater St Constitution Square, Thrifty on 320 Catherine Street, Budget Car & Truck Rental on 443 Somerset Street West, Budget on 96 Rue de Lhotel de Ville, Hertz on 30 York Street, Avis on Center 96 Rue de Lhôtel de Ville, Discount Car & Truck on 305 Cumberland Street, Enterprise on 355 Saint Patrick Street, Discount Car & Truck on 1749 Bank Street in Ottawa.
Information about Ottawa
About the city Ottawa, located in the Ottawa part, Ontario province, Canada. The city is the capital of the country. 2th largest town/city when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 4th largest town/district in Canada. Smaller communities, villages and suburbs nearby are Smiths Falls, Cantley, Bells Corners, Carleton Place, Arnprior, Centretown, Chinatown, The Glebe and The Glebe Annex. The community and town is about 71 meters (233 ft) above sea level. Gatineau (c. 242,100 pop), Nepean (c. 180,000 pop), Clarence-Rockland (c. 20,800 pop), le Plateau (c. 15,000 pop), Smiths Falls (c. 10,600 pop) and Cantley (c. 10,400 pop) are larger neighboring communities and cities. Regardless of how long you are staying the city there are things to experience and do. About 812,100 (2018) people live in the city. Nearby bus stops and bus stations are Ottawa Central Station, Bayshore Transitway Station, Elmvale, de la Cité, Billings Bridge, Freeman, Greenboro and de la Gappe. Nearby metro (subway) stations are Parliament Parlement and Lyon Station. Centrally located are car rental companies like Discount Car & Truck on 40 Boulevard Montclair, Enterprise on 226 Queen Street, ACE on 1749 Bank Street, ACE on 40 Boulevard Montclair, ACE on 305 Cumberland Street, Discount Car & Truck on 200 Tremblay Road, ACE on Tremblay Train Station 200 Tremblay Road etc. Get some tips on local companies in Ottawa.
Activities, Sights and Attractions
A few suggestions on events, attractions, museums, activities, experiences, places and destinations in Ottawa which are worth a visit during your vacation in the city. In the city, there are interesting monuments and statues of famous people and events like National War Memorial. Near the city center are possibilities for experiencing plays, music and shows at National Arts Center. Vineyards and wine producers that are close to the the city are, for example, Hop N Vine, Vignoble Clos du Vully and Wine Kitz, if you are planning a wine tour and tasting in Ottawa.
Do you need a car for a golf trip? Golf courses close to the community are Club de Golf Tecumseh 8 km (5 mi), Club de Golf Hautes Plaines 9 km (5 mi), Club de Golf Gatineau 9 km (6 mi), Club de Golf Chaudière 6 km (4 mi), Camelot Golf & Country Club 23 km (15 mi), Bearbrook Golf Club 26 km (16 mi), Club de Golf Champlain 6 km (4 mi), Amberwood Village Golf and Country Club 24 km (15 mi), Anderson Links 15 km (9 mi), Copperdale Golf and Driving Range 29 km (18 mi), Club de Golf de Buckingham 31 km (19 mi), Cedarhill Golf and Country Club 16 km (10 mi) and Rivermead Golf Club 7 km (5 mi). Want to watch a game or sports, maybe go to a concert? Close to the city are Gee Gees Field, Keith Harris Stadium, TD Place and TD Place Stadium (Lansdowne Park). Maybe see a local game of football? Recreation and activities? Ottawa Convention Center are located close to the town center. A day for relaxing and sunbathing on the beach at Mooneys Bay Beach, The Pond Beach, Britannia Beach, Westboro Beach and Plage du lac Leamy. They are all close to the city. Look at old historical ruins like Naval Rod is Station 1940 1947, Deschênes Rapids Dam, Steam Mill Ruin and Carbide Willson Ruins.
Billings Bridge Shopping Centre, Carlingwood Shopping Centre, 240 Sparks, Lincoln Fields Shopping Centre, Les Promenades Gatineau, Bayshore Shopping Centre, Merivale Mall, Chelsea Plaza, Galeries de Hull, Galeries dAylmer and Beacon Hill Shopping Center are malls in the city if you want to do some shopping.
Museums, Art Galleries and Foundations
Bank of Canada Museum, Canadian Museum of Nature, Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, Canadian Museum of History, Bytown Museum, Aboriginal Experiences, Canadian Aviation and Space Museum, Canadian War Museum, Canadian Museum of Science and Technology and Billings Estate Museum are located nearby. Maybe a day at the museums and art galleries of the town?
Viewpoints, Parks and Gardens
Backyard Garden, Zen Garden, Garden of the Provinces and Territories, Kitigànensag and Centretown Community Gardening Project are located in the city if you want to experience parks and gardens recommended by us. Do you want to see the views? Airplane Landing Viewing Area, Chaudière Falls, Alpine Cabin, Dizzy Point, Deschênes Rapids Lookout and Champlain are observation points in the central parts of town. Agincourt Park, Acres Park, Ainsley Park and Agnes Purdy Park are located in the city if you want to experience beautiful and interesting parks and gardens.
Theme Parks, Water Parks, Animal Parks and Zoo
Water parks, amusement parks or theme parks you can go to are for example Mont Cascades Waterpark, Fisher Park Water Park. In the mood to go water slide? Do you want to do something fun with the whole family? Little Rays Reptile Zoo are tropicarium, tropical house, animal parks, aquarium, zoos and terrarium. Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo?
Car rental in airports nearby
Car rental in airports nearby: Cheap Rental Cars Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier Airport, Rent a Car Cheap Ogdensburg Airport and Rockcliffe Airport. Car hire where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car in Ottawa.
Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Ottawa
Which car rental companies are near or in Ottawa?
There are over 21 car rental companies in Ottawa. Car rental companies such as Budget Car & Truck Rental on 345 Slater St Constitution Square, Avis on 345 Slater Street Constitution Square, Avis on 449 Gladstone Avenue, Hertz on 30 York Street, Enterprise on 355 Saint Patrick Street, Dollar on 320 Catherine Street, Thrifty on 320 Catherine Street, Enterprise on 280 Catherine Street, National on 226 Queen Street, Discount Car & Truck on 305 Cumberland Street, Avis on Centre 96 Rue de Lhôtel de Ville, Budget on 96 Rue de Lhotel de Ville, Budget Car & Truck Rental on 443 Somerset Street West, Discount Car & Truck on 1749 Bank Street, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Ottawa?
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 Ottawa, 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 Ottawa?
Renting a car in Ottawa 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 Ottawa?
On average a rental car in Ottawa costs CAD 441 per week (CAD 63 per day).
How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Ottawa?
On average a rental car in Ottawa costs CAD 1764 per month (CAD 63 per day).
What types of car can I rent in Ottawa?
The range of cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as 7 seater minivan, small-medium truck-lorry, moped, cargo van, suv, medium suv, convertible, small suv, intermediate elite, special cars, electric cars, minibus, fullsize cars, minivan, economy cars, 5 seater minivan, compact elite, mini elite, luxury elite, standard cars, exotic cars, hybrid cars, jeep, economy elite, intermediate, estate, 9 seater minivan, fullsize elite, compact cars, premium cars, luxury cars, large truck-lorry, mini cars in Ottawa.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Ottawa 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 Ottawa and Canada?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Canada are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Thrifty.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location then Ottawa. Autoprio.com will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Ottawa.
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 Ottawa. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
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 Ottawa. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
Car rental companies in Ottawa, Canada
Enterprise, Budget, Thrifty, Peel, Avis, Payless, Dollar, Mex, Europcar, National, Alamo, Discount, Green Motion and Hertz are the companies we compare near Ottawa to find the best price. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier Airport, Ogdensburg Airport and Rockcliffe Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.