There are many car rental agencies in Canada, so it is wise to shop around and compare rates and other conditions, including office locations, car availability, special deals, rates for large groups and possible partnerships with airlines or hotels. It is also possible to rent vans and trucks at car rental agencies.
rivers in Canada have are also able to rent cars by the hour, once they become registered users of such a service, for example, VRTUCAR, Car2go or Evoo. It is important to consider how much driving is intended, as well as the duration of the rental, since some companies provide unlimited driving distance while others may provide a lower daily rate, but charge for each kilometer or some combination of fixed allowance and kilometer rates. Some companies charge a hefty drop-off fee, if the drop-off location is different from the pickup location. Others charge extra fees for drop-offs or pick-ups at airports.
To get a vehicle of a desired size, advance booking is usually required, particularly during peak periods in the summer, holidays and on weekends. Most companies will rent only to those who present a major credit card at the time of booking. Typically, the credit card is not charged until the vehicle is returned.
Some additional considerations: