Car Rentals Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Halifax, NS, Canada
28 Jan — 4 Feb
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Halifax, NS, Canada
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Best deals found for Halifax, NS car rentals

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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Thrifty

C$ 39/day

17 Feb - 24 Feb
Audi A3
Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Thrifty

C$ 39/day

17 Feb - 24 Feb
Audi A4
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

C$ 36/day

8 Feb - 15 Feb
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Avis

C$ 39/day

8 Feb - 15 Feb
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Dollar

C$ 34/day

11 Mar - 20 Mar
Audi A3

Halifax, Nova Scotia car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small Cars

C$ 40 - C$ 102

All Car Types

C$ 48 - C$ 140

The average price of a Small rental in Halifax, Canada is C$ 57. The cheapest time to rent a Small in Halifax, Canada is in January. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 40 per day. A Small rental is typically 24% less expensive than the average car rental in Halifax. The average price of a vehicle rental in Halifax 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 Halifax Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium rental in Halifax, Canada is C$ 59. The cheapest time to rent a Medium in Halifax, Canada is in February. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 37 per day. A Medium rental is typically 20% less expensive than the average car rental in Halifax. The average price of a vehicle rental in Halifax 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 Halifax Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large rental in Halifax, Canada is C$ 76. The cheapest time to rent a Large in Halifax, Canada is in January. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 41 per day. A Large rental is typically 3% more expensive than the average car rental in Halifax. The average price of a vehicle rental in Halifax 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 Halifax Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV rental in Halifax, Canada is C$ 70. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Halifax, Canada is in May. The price is 33% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 47 per day. A SUV rental is typically 7% less expensive than the average car rental in Halifax. The average price of a vehicle rental in Halifax 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 Halifax SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van rental in Halifax, Canada is C$ 90. The cheapest time to rent a Van in Halifax, Canada is in February. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 49 per day. A Van rental is typically 18% more expensive than the average car rental in Halifax. The average price of a vehicle rental in Halifax 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 Halifax Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury rental in Halifax, Canada is C$ 73. The cheapest time to rent a Luxury in Halifax, Canada is in May. The price is 61% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 29 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 2% less expensive than the average car rental in Halifax. The average price of a vehicle rental in Halifax 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 Halifax Luxury rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Budget

C$ 36/day

8 Feb - 15 Feb
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
Hertz

C$ 37/day

8 Feb - 15 Feb
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
Enterprise

C$ 38/day

18 Feb - 25 Feb
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan

Halifax Car Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Halifax, NS
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Excellent
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.5

Value

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Excellent
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

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Comfort

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Overall

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Value

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Excellent
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

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Overall

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Value

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8.1
Excellent
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.6

Overall

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Value

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1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

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Overall

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Value

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Good
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

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Overall

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Value

7.5
2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.5

Overall

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Value

7.0
6.5
Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.2

Value

6.6

Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Nearby attractions:

Casino Nova Scotia26.2 km
Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre26.7 km
Scotiabank Centre26.7 km
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site26.8 km
Neptune Theatre26.9 km

Nearby attractions:

Neptune Theatre0.2 km
Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre0.4 km
Scotiabank Centre0.5 km
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site0.7 km
Casino Nova Scotia0.9 km

Nearby attractions:

Neptune Theatre0.2 km
Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre0.4 km
Scotiabank Centre0.5 km
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site0.7 km
Casino Nova Scotia0.9 km

Information about your trip to Halifax

Visiting Halifax would not be fulfilling without experiencing the attractions Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, the Halifax Harbourfront, Peggy's Cove, and the Point Pleasant Park. What better way to experience all of these attractions than in the comfort of car rentals in Halifax? If you drive rental cars in Halifax, you can use Highway 104 to get to most of these attractions. Keep an eye out for tolls on the highway. There are tons of parking lots, on-street parking spots, and parking garages, so getting a parking spot is fairly easy. Free parking is available daily from the afternoon until early in the morning on weekdays, all weekends, and holidays. Halifax has over 20 car rental locations, so getting a rental car is easy.

Is it worthwhile to rent a car while visiting Halifax?

Halifax has many parking lots and garages, so you don't have to worry about parking. The city is small but busy with traffic hotspots, such as Highway 104. Rush hour in Halifax is typically early in the morning and early in the afternoon. Driving in Halifax is in your best interest as it is easier and more convenient to experience the city. An economy car rental will get you to the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Pier 21, the Halifax Discovery Center, McNabs Island, and Emera Oval at your own convenience. Halifax is walkable, so you can always park your luxury car rental and get about the city's neighborhood. It has a large coastline decorated with harbors, coves, and beaches, all reachable with cheap car rentals in Halifax, which are a good option for saving time and money.

What laws should I keep in mind while driving in Halifax?

Before getting car rentals in Halifax, you must keep in mind the area's unique traffic rules for safe driving. For example, when driving your car rental in Halifax, always keep on the right side of the road. Seatbelts must be worn at all times, and distracted driving is not allowed. The speed limit varies within cities, highways, and rural areas. Drunk driving is prohibited when driving car rentals in Halifax. Remember to check with Halifax's department of motor vehicles for recent changes in traffic laws.

Will I need a special driver’s license or permit to drive a rental car in Halifax if I’m visiting from another country?

Halifax car rentals, including passenger van rentals, require an official driver’s license. Renters from other countries must ensure that they have valid driver licenses in the Latin alphabet. If you do not have an international license, carry your original license from your home country. The license's validity must last throughout the entire rental period. Renters have to be at least 21 years old, but drivers under 25 have to provide a higher deposit for car rentals in Halifax.


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Car Rental in Halifax

  • What cleaning measures are being taken by Halifax car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

    Many car rental companies in Halifax have new cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. This enhanced cleaning feature is now being offered at locations such as Enterprise, Budget, and Hertz. Use our new search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning in Halifax. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

  • How much will it cost to rent a car in Halifax, Nova Scotia in February?

    For a weekend in February, the best deals in Halifax start from around C$ 24 up to around C$ 44. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about C$ 10 to C$ 45.

  • Which car rental agency in Halifax has the cheapest rental car prices?

    You can expect to get the best deals from Dollar when you visit Halifax. With average rates of C$ 67/day available at their 2 locations, Dollar is a great company to rent from.

  • Is there a fee to cancel my Halifax, NS car rental?

    In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Halifax car rental. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Halifax offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

  • What is the best type of car to rent in Halifax during February?

    Renting an SUV for your trip to Halifax during February will ensure you’re well-prepared for the weather. An SUV is the perfect rental car type for Halifax, which generally sees around 125 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of -1 °C in February. An SUV is ideal for the snowy and icy conditions because of its all-wheel-drive capabilities. Renting a SUV in Halifax will cost you C$ 87/day on average.

  • Which rental car company in Halifax has the most locations?

    Avis has the most locations in Halifax, NS with 4 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of C$ 91/day.

  • What is the speed limit in Halifax, NS?

    Travellers who rent a car in Halifax should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 60 km/h. Suburban speed limits around Halifax are generally 110 km/h, whereas speed limits on highways are 120 km/h. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

  • What car do most people rent in Halifax?

    Most momondo users will rent the Hyundai Elantra in Halifax, though renting the Chevrolet Spark is a popular second choice according to our data. If you’re interested in renting the Hyundai Elantra, prices are C$ 46 per day on average. Some users have found Hyundai Elantra rental deals in Halifax for as low as C$ 13 per day. Chevrolet Spark rentals in Halifax are C$ 43 per day on average, with some of the cheapest deals at C$ 15 per day.

  • What car rental company has the Jeep Wrangler in Halifax?

    If you’re interested in renting the Jeep Wrangler in Halifax, then Avis is the most popular car rental company in the city that offers this vehicle (as well as other similar SUV rentals). Jeep Wrangler rentals in Halifax from Avis are C$ 55 per day on average.

  • What is the weather like in Halifax, NS in January?

    During the month of January the average temperature in Halifax is -5 °C and the expected precipitation is 127 mm. This information is useful for travellers looking for a car rental in Halifax.

  • What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

    January in Halifax is typically below freezing and has a higher chance of ice and snow. It’s likely best to rent an SUV with four wheel drive for your trip to Halifax.

  • Is the weather in Halifax similar to the rest of Nova Scotia?

    Travellers looking to leave from Halifax on a road trip around Nova Scotia or the surrounding areas during the month of January should expect temperatures around -5 °C and about 134.8 mm of possible rain through the month.


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