Victoria car rentals

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Victoria, BC, Canada
21 Apr — 28 Apr
Same drop-off
Victoria, BC, Canada
Wed 21/4
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Wed 28/4
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Victoria car rental Information

Pick-up locationVictoria
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Economy, Full-size, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Minivan, Premium, Standard, Standard SUV
Rental locations20
Airport locations6
Popular agenciesThrifty, Budget, Avis, National, Enterprise

Cheap car rentals in Victoria

C$ 21/dayEconomy
C$ 21/dayCompact
C$ 24/dayIntermediate
C$ 29/dayStandard
C$ 29/dayFull-size
C$ 45/dayMinivan
C$ 62/dayFull-size SUV
C$ 33/dayPremium
C$ 31/dayCompact SUV
C$ 36/dayIntermediate SUV
C$ 43/dayStandard SUV
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Victoria car rental reviews and directory

From C$ 43/dayRated #1
National
Best rated
Most popular
Cheapest deal
8.1 Excellent (109 reviews)
4 locations in Victoria
National
Locations in Victoria
1640 Electra Blvd+1 250 656 2541
Monday06:30 - 23:59
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Tuesday06:30 - 23:59
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Wednesday06:30 - 23:59
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Thursday06:30 - 23:59
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Friday06:30 - 23:59
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Saturday06:30 - 23:59
Sunday07:00 - 23:59
1721 Old Island Highway+1 250 479 0036
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday08:30 - 16:30
Sunday08:30 - 16:30
2898 Douglas St+1 250 386 1828
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday08:30 - 16:30
Sunday08:30 - 16:30
767 Douglas Street+1 250 386 1213
Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00
  • 8.3
  • 8.2
  • 8.1
  • 8
  • 7.9
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From C$ 44/dayRated #2
Enterprise
8.6 Excellent (60 reviews)
1 location in Victoria
Enterprise
Locations in Victoria
2507 Government Street+1 250 475 6900
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
  • 8.8
  • 8.9
  • 8.4
  • 8.6
  • 8.3
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From C$ 45/dayRated #3
Budget
8.5 Excellent (56 reviews)
6 locations in Victoria
Budget
Locations in Victoria
132-1640 Electra Boulevard+1 250 953 5300
Monday06:30 - 23:59
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Tuesday06:30 - 23:59
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Wednesday06:30 - 23:59
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Thursday06:30 - 23:59
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Friday06:30 - 23:59
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Saturday06:30 - 23:59
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Sunday06:30 - 23:59
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2224 Douglas Street+1 250 953 5300
Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
3657 Harriet Road+1 250 953 5300
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00
724 Douglas Street+1 250 953 5300
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday07:30 - 17:30
Sunday07:30 - 17:30
757 Douglas Street+1 250 953 5218
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday07:30 - 17:30
Sunday07:30 - 17:30
950 Wharf Street+1 250 953 5218
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday07:30 - 17:30
Sunday07:30 - 17:30
  • 8.8
  • 8.6
  • 8.5
  • 8.5
  • 8.4
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From C$ 45/dayRated #4
Hertz
8.2 Excellent (70 reviews)
2 locations in Victoria
Hertz
Locations in Victoria
1640 Electra Blvd+1 250 657 0380
Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00
548 David Street+1 250 952 3765
Monday07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday07:30 - 17:30
Thursday07:30 - 17:30
Friday07:30 - 17:30
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
  • 8.5
  • 8.2
  • 8.2
  • 8.2
  • 8.1
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Rated #5
Thrifty
8.2 Excellent (2 reviews)
1 location in Victoria
Thrifty
Locations in Victoria
1640 Electra Boulevard+1 877 283 0898
Monday07:00 - 23:59
Tuesday07:00 - 23:59
Wednesday07:00 - 23:59
Thursday07:00 - 23:59
Friday07:00 - 23:59
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00
  • 9
  • 7
  • 9
  • 8
  • 8
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From C$ 46/dayRated #6
Avis
7.1 Good (10 reviews)
1 location in Victoria
Avis
Locations in Victoria
1001 Douglas Street+1 250 386 8468
Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
  • 8.2
  • 7.2
  • 6.8
  • 7
  • 6.6
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Sunnycars
3 locations in Victoria
Sunnycars
Locations in Victoria
1640 Electra Blvd Suite 134
2898 Douglas Street
767 Douglas Street
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Discount Car & Truck Rentals
1 location in Victoria
Discount Car & Truck Rentals
Locations in Victoria
742 Johnson Street
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keddy by Europcar
1 location in Victoria
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Victoria
95 Esquimalt Road
Recent reviews
307 travellers who rented a car in Victoria gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.3

Car rental locations in or near Victoria

Good to know

Most popular agency

National

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

C$ 56/day

Good deal

C$ 44/day

When to book a rental car in Victoria

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Top tips for renting a car in Victoria

  • Renting a car in Victoria lets you explore the city and its surroundings on your own schedule without having to pay for cabs or face the crowds in public transports. Perched on the edge of Vancouver Island, the city has lots of places you can drive to such as Beacon Hill Park. A rental car is also perfect for discovering other destinations outside Victoria, including the scenic route to nearby Saanich Peninsula, which is only 45 minutes away.
  • All the big car rental agencies can be found at Victoria International Airport (YYJ), which is located approximately 25 km (15.5 miles) north of Victoria. Car rental services are situated in the arrivals hall of the airport's passenger terminal, straight across from the Information Desk. Handicap hand controls are available with some companies when requested in advance.
  • Victoria itself is a fairly easy city to navigate, but remember that traffic signs will be expressed in kilometers rather than miles. If you're heading to other destinations outside the city, beware that some back roads may be trickier, especially in the winter months. Vancouver Island is also popular among cyclists, so be extra careful when driving through the area.
  • Traffic around Victoria usually flows nicely throughout the whole day, especially when compared to other big cities in Canada and the U.S., but driving into or out of the city during morning or evening rush hour can be a bit chaotic. Avoid driving into the city between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. and out of the city between 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Victoria for C$ 44 or less
  • Book your rental car in Victoria at least 1 week before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Victoria are around 7% more expensive than airport locations on average
  • Standard rental cars in Victoria are around 34% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Victoria

  • Some car rental companies in Victoria which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include National, Hertz and Avis

  • On average a hire car in Victoria costs C$ 56 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Thrifty (C$ 26/day), National (C$ 39/day) and Avis (C$ 45/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Thrifty 1640 Electra Boulevard V8L 5V4 (24 kilometers from city center).

  • Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Victoria are Budget (8.6, 73 reviews), Enterprise (8.5, 66 reviews), and Hertz (8.2, 72 reviews).

  • The average gas price in Victoria is C$ 5.47 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 66 and C$ 87, depending on the car size.

  • Economy (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Victoria.

  • The only car rental company onsite at Inner Harbour Seaplane Base airport is Budget.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Economy car rental in Victoria costs C$ 53 per day, on average.

  • A Intermediate car rental in Victoria costs C$ 56 per day, on average.

  • A Standard car rental in Victoria costs C$ 43 per day, on average.

  • In Victoria, cars are most frequently rented at Alamo 9429 Canora Rd (24 km from city centre ).

  • On average a rental car in Victoria costs C$ 394 per week (C$ 56 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Victoria costs C$ 1,689 per month (C$ 56 per day).

  • If you're just driving within the city limits, a compact car is a good option as it's easy to park downtown. If you're traveling through the regions valleys and hills you may prefer an SUV, but in the summer months a convertible may be a fun option to drive with the top down along the scenic roads.

  • The speed limit within the city is typically 50 kilometers per hour (30 miles per hour), but it can be lower in certain residential areas, in which case signs will be posted. Speed limits on rural roads range between 60 and 80 km/h (37 and 50 mph) and on highways they range from 100 to 110 km/h (62 and 68 mph).

  • The average gas prices in Victoria are about C$5.48 (US$4.14) per gallon. Average prices can go as low as C$4.92 (US$3.72) per gallon and as high as C$5.83 (US$4.41) per gallon. Take into consideration that gas is Canada is expressed in Canadian dollars per liter, rather than US$ per gallon like in the United States.

  • The city of Victoria has plenty of street parking spaces as well as parking lots. Street parking must be paid between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. from Monday through Saturday, and after this time it is free. Parking is free all day Sunday and on public holidays. Some meters are limited to 90 minutes while others allow you to park all day, and prices range between $1.50 and $3 per hour.