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Banff National Park car rentals

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Top tips for hiring a car in Banff National Park

  • Banff National Park has several car-rental options. For this reason, finding a place to rent a vehicle in this region is a low-stress task. Before settling on a particular car-rental agency, you should compare the different companies through KAYAK to find one that is ideally located for your plans. You can also compare the different vehicles available at each rental company, SUVs are a popular choice for families visitng Banff National Park.
  • Just like car-rental companies in all other regions of the world, Banff National Park car-rental companies require renters to provide certain documents in order to rent the car. These documents include an authentic driver’s license, which verifies your identity using a photo ID, and a bank-issued credit or debit card, which validates your ability to sufficiently pay for the rental. Since you won’t be able to rent a car without these important documents, it’s in your best interest to make sure you have them with you if you have any thoughts of renting a car while visiting this majestic region.
  • If you’re planning to visit Banff National Park with your kids, you should look for a rental car with children’s seats. Kids’ car seats will vary to accommodate children of different ages and sizes. Rear-facing car seats are intended for infants younger than three, while front-facing car seats are for children between three and seven. Booster seats are usually designed for children between the ages of seven and twelve. So if you’d like to rent a car to travel with your seven-year-old kid, you should look for a car with a front-facing car seat, or try a booster seat.
  • Banff National Park has a reputation for getting pretty cold, as it is one of the northernmost Rocky Mountain spots that tourists like to visit. Because this is the case, if you’re searching for a rental car to use to explore this area, make sure the car you rent has a working AC, as this is what will provide warmth in the car when you desperately need it.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Banff National Park for $176 or less
  • Book your rental car in Banff National Park at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate rental cars in Banff National Park are around -3% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Banff National Park

  • Should I hire a car in Banff National Park?

    Banff National Park has consistent shuttles. However, if you’d like to move around the region with more ease, it would be wise to rent a car. With a rental car, you’ll save a lot of money because you’ll be able to get from point to point much quicker. Additionally, you’ll have the advantage of conveniently traveling with your luggage securely in tow. Because renting a car in this region is relatively cheap, choosing this option is a financially feasible move.

  • What is driving like in Banff National Park?

    The Banff National Park region offers well-maintained roads with helpfully situated road signs. Because these roads tend to be smoothly paved and thoughtfully designed, including many cyclist and pedestrian pathways, driving in the area is very low-stress. It’s also worth stating that Banff National Park has a number of secure parking spots. Hence, if you choose to rent a car while visiting this park, you can rest assured that you’ll find an ideal spot to park wherever you go.

  • How old do you have to be to hire a car in Banff National Park?

    Car-rental agencies in Banff National Park rent their cars to individuals who are twenty one years or older. This is true primarily because the law requires one to be twenty one to drive a rental car. Additionally, being more mature and developed people, drivers over twenty one tend to be more watchful and trustworthy. If you’d like to rent a car in this region but you’re not yet twenty one years old, you’ll have to hire a personal driver with a good driving record to drive the car for you. Your hired driver will need to be at least twenty five years old.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Banff National Park?

    Intermediate (Toyota RAV4 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Banff National Park.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Banff National Park?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Banff National Park?

    On average a car hire in Banff National Park costs $1,340 per week ($191 per day).

  • How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Banff National Park?

    On average a car hire in Banff National Park costs $5,741 per month ($191 per day).

Car rental locations in Banff National Park

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  • enterprise

    Enterprise Rent-A-Car car hire locations in Banff National Park

    2 Locations

  • hertz

    Hertz car hire locations in Banff National Park

    2 Locations

  • national

    National car hire locations in Banff National Park

    2 Locations

  • alamo

    Alamo car hire locations in Banff National Park

    1 Location

  • avis

    Avis car hire locations in Banff National Park

    1 Location

  • budget

    Budget car hire locations in Banff National Park

    1 Location

  • sunnycars

    Sunnycars car hire locations in Banff National Park

    1 Location

Good to know

Most popular agency

Avis

Most popular car type

Intermediate

Average price

$191/day

Good deal

$176/day

When to book a rental car in Banff National Park

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