Car Rental in Calgary (Downtown)

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Downtown, Calgary, Canada
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Downtown
Intermediate
Hyundai Elantra or similar
Hyundai Elantra
  • 5
  • 2
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$86.44 / per day
Downtown
Standard
Volkswagen Jetta or similar
Volkswagen Jetta
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$125.83 / per day
Downtown
Full-size
Toyota Camry or similar
Toyota Camry
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
$135.67 / per day
Downtown
Economy
Chevrolet Spark or similar
Chevrolet Spark
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$129.26 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown
Compact SUV
Toyota C-HR or similar
Toyota C-HR
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$145.53 / per day
Downtown
Premium Regular Cab Pickup
Chevrolet Silverado or similar
Chevrolet Silverado
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
$213.96 / per day
Downtown
Full-size
Chevrolet Malibu or similar
Chevrolet Malibu
  • 5
  • 2
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$88.40 / per day
Downtown
Intermediate SUV
Ford Escape or similar
Ford Escape
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$109.69 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 16:01 on 2024-06-21. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Languages
English, French
Currency
CAD
Drive on
Right-hand side
Country code
+1
Average car rental price
$129 per day
Average car rental length
9 days
Speed limit within town
40 - 70 km/h or 25 - 43 mph
Speed limit out of town
80 - 110 km/h or 50 - 68 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices the lowest in Calgary (Downtown)?

The cost of renting a car in Calgary (Downtown) varies by season. The table and graph below can help you find the best time of year to save on a rental car.
Average rental costs per day in Calgary (Downtown)
January
February
$42.52
March
$40.77
April
$57.93
May
$123.77
June
$146.92
July
August
September
October
November
$34.24
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Calgary (Downtown) is December — when rental costs average $34.24 per day. This is 54% cheaper than the yearly average and 77% cheaper than renting a car in July (when prices average $146.92 per day).

This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. How much your car rental will cost will depend on the type of vehicle you rent, how long you’ll rent it for, and how far ahead you book. Simply enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see the exact prices.

For how long do renters keep their vehicles in Calgary (Downtown)?

How long travelers keep their rental cars varies by the time of year: in June the average rental period is 16 days, while in July, the average rental period is only 1 days.
Average number of rental days in Calgary (Downtown)
January
February
11
March
7
April
4
May
16
June
1
July
August
September
October
November
6
December

What is the most popular time of year to rent a car in Calgary (Downtown)?

Based on how many users search for a car in in Calgary (Downtown), travelers are most likely to rent a car in Calgary (Downtown) in June, while they are least likely to rent in in April.
Monthly searches in Calgary (Downtown) by pick-up date relative to the average
January
February
120%
March
60%
April
60%
May
240%
June
60%
July
August
September
October
November
60%
December

Car rental information

Popular suppliers Thrifty
Popular car categories Medium cars, Large cars, SUVs
Lowest price $86 per day
Cheapest supplier Avis

Most popular car models of rental suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Alamo Toyota RAV4 4 4 SUVs
Thrifty Kia Rio 4 2 Medium cars
Thrifty Toyota Corolla Sedan 4 2 Large cars
Thrifty Toyota RAV4 5 2 SUVs

Car Rental Statistics

Highest-rated company
Alamo
8.4 / 10
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Lowest-rated company
NUCarrentals
7.3 / 10
Total rental companies
7
Average daily price
$129.35
Lowest daily price
$86.44
Total cars available
31

Top 7 suppliers in Calgary (Downtown) in 2024

Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8.4 / 3 reviews
+14032640424
129 17 Ave SE, Calgary
$123 - $214
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-14:00
Sun:09:00-15:00
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.1
4032696166
120 10Th Ave Sw
$86 - $163
Working hours
Mon:07:00-18:00
Tue:07:00-18:00
Wed:07:00-18:00
Thu:07:00-18:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:09:00-16:00
Sun:09:00-16:00
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.1
+14032671690
114 5Th Avenue Se
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:09:00-13:00
National
National
Very good 8.1
4032640424
129 17 Ave Se,
$129 - $225
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-14:00
Sun:09:00-15:00
Thrifty
Thrifty
Good 7.8 / 1 review
+18772830898
114 5 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0E2, Canada
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:09:00-13:00
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.8
+18664342226
114 5 Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0E2, Canada
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:09:00-13:00
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Good 7.3
18883179666 / 9056707368
11124 36 St Ne Unit 2010
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:09:00-18:00
Sun:09:00-18:00
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