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Kelowna Car Hire

Kelowna Car Hire

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Kelowna car hire information

Pick-up location Kelowna
Hire locations 15
Airport locations 8

Kelowna car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Enterprise
Best rated
8.5 Excellent (12,846 reviews)
2 locations in Kelowna
Enterprise
Locations in Kelowna
11 - 5533 Airport Way
+1 250 491 9611
1517 Keehn Road
+1 250 979 0299
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Enterprise reviews in Kelowna

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Rated no. 2
Avis
7.6 Good (2,249 reviews)
2 locations in Kelowna
Avis
Locations in Kelowna
3646-C Highway 97 North
+1 250 820 0000
5533 Airport Road, # 12
+1 250 491 9500
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Avis reviews in Kelowna

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Rated no. 3
Budget
7.4 Good (4,186 reviews)
2 locations in Kelowna
Budget
Locations in Kelowna
14-5533 Kelowna Intl Apt
+1 250 491 7368
2702 Highway 97 North
+1 250 491 7368
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Budget reviews in Kelowna

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Rated no. 4
National
8.0 Excellent (883 reviews)
2 locations in Kelowna
National
Locations in Kelowna
1756 Pier Mac Way
+1 250 765 2800
402 1756 Pier Mac Way
+1 250 765 2800
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National reviews in Kelowna

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From £24/day
Rated no. 5
Hertz
Cheapest deal
Most popular
7.6 Good (41 reviews)
1 location in Kelowna
Hertz
Locations in Kelowna
5533 Airport Way
+1 250 491 0165
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Rated no. 6
Driving Force
9.5 Excellent (19 reviews)
1 location in Kelowna
Driving Force
Locations in Kelowna
2320 Highway 97 N
+1 250 712 1222
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Rated no. 7
Dollar
dollar
7.0 Good (2 reviews)
1 location in Kelowna
Dollar
Locations in Kelowna
5505 Airport Way
+1 866 434 2226
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Rated no. 8
Thrifty
thrifty
5.9 OK (5 reviews)
1 location in Kelowna
Thrifty
Locations in Kelowna
5505 Airport Way
+1 877 283 0898
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Sunnycars
sunnycars
2 locations in Kelowna
Sunnycars
Locations in Kelowna
13-5533 Airport Way
2320 Highway 97 N
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1 location in Kelowna
Discount Car & Truck Rentals
Locations in Kelowna
102 2307 Enterprise Way

Car hire locations in Kelowna

Good to know

Most popular agency Hertz
Most popular car type Mini
Average price £35/day
Good deal £24/day

When to book a hire car in Kelowna

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Top tips for hiring a car in Kelowna

  • Canada simply is a nation built with cars in mind, and Kelowna is no exception. As such, it is highly recommended that visitors rent a car in Kelowna, especially if they plan to take in the area’s beautiful scenery. Many of the most majestic spots are only accessible via tours or by car, such as Knox Mountain Park and Myra Canyon Park.
  • Can’t wait to begin your trip to Kelowna? For travelers with flights landing at Kelowna International Airport, the airport’s hire car counters can be found in the main terminal building by the arrivals area.
  • The mountains neighboring Kelowna sure are picturesque, but the weather up there can turn suddenly. Drivers should be cautious when going through any of the passes and should check the weather beforehand. In the case of rain or snow, make sure to drive extra carefully and even consider driving below the speed limit if you do not feel confident navigating the steep mountain roads.
  • Fortunately for visitors to Kelowna, there isn’t much congestion or traffic to worry about in the city. However, there is still a spot of rush hour traffic during the work week. In general, drivers can expect the morning rush hour to start around 6:30 a.m. and to finish up around 9:00 a.m. In the afternoon, the congestion picks up again at around 4:00 p.m. and calms down at around 6:00 p.m. As for congested roads in Kelowna, BC-97 is one of the central routes that backs up during rush hour, so drivers should steer clear of it if they can.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Kelowna for £24 or less
  • Book your car hire in Kelowna at least 3 weeks before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini car hires in Kelowna are around 65% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Kelowna

How much does it cost to hire a car in Kelowna?

On average a hire car in Kelowna costs £35 per day.

What is the most popular hire car in Kelowna?

Mini (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type in Kelowna.

What is the cheapest hire car agency in Kelowna?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest hire cars were found at Avis (£35/day), Hertz (£39/day) and National (£64/day).

What is the best hire car agency in Kelowna?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire companies in Kelowna are Enterprise (8.5, 12846 reviews), Avis (7.6, 2249 reviews), and Budget (7.4, 4186 reviews).

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Kelowna Airport (YLW)?

The only car hire company onsite at Kelowna Airport is Hertz.

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Kelowna Airport (YLW)?

The only car hire company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Kelowna Airport to off-airport locations is Hertz.

What is the cheapest car hire location in Kelowna?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Avis 5533 Airport Road, # 12 V1V 1S1 (7 miles from the city centre).

How can I find hire car agencies near me in Kelowna?

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

What type of car is recommended for driving in Kelowna?

Kelowna, like much of Canada, has wide open roads and large avenues that are perfect for all sizes of vehicles. No matter the size of vehicle they choose, renters will have no issues whether it be fitting into parking spaces or navigating narrow streets during their time in Kelowna. However, if you are planning a long road trip, it may be worth selecting a more fuel-efficient vehicle.

What's the speed limit in Kelowna?

Residential areas in Kelowna feature speed limits of 30 km/h (19 mph), while on urban roads the speed limit jumps up to 50 km/h (31 mph). On freeways in Kelowna the speed limit is 80 km/h (50 mph). Motorways and interstates, on the other hand, have speed limits of 110 km/h (68 mph) and 120 km/h (75 mph).

How are gas prices in Kelowna?

Petrol prices in Kelowna are an average of about $1.25 CAD ($0.93 USD) per liter of gas, which comes out to an average of $4.73 CAD ($3.54 USD) per gallon.

Where are the best places to park in Kelowna?

Parking is an absolute breeze in Kelowna. For instance, the vast majority of businesses and restaurants will have private parking available for their customers. Aside from that, streetside parking is amply available in the built-up areas of town along with parking lots. In residential areas, streetside parking is the most common choice and there shouldn’t be any problem finding available spaces.