What Do I Need to Rent a Car in Toronto?

If you are traveling to Toronto, Canada, and would like to rent a car, there are several requirements. Whether you rent a car from Pearson International Airport in Toronto or would rather pick one up at another location in the greater Toronto metro area, Iversta Rent a Car Service can accommodate your needs.

Rent a Car in Toronto

Iversta offers pickups at Pearson International Airport, Richmond Hill, Mississauga, Brampton and Markham. We also offer local pickups and drop-offs for 15 Canadian dollars. Overnight and late or early pickups to rent a car in Toronto are available for an additional fee and must be arranged with the individual rental office. Customers must check with the rental location to verify times and areas of service.

Our Fleet

Our fleet includes a full range of vehicle options:

  • Compact
  • Economy
  • Standard
  • Full-size
  • Minivan
  • SUV

Requirements for Toronto Car Rentals

We ask for several types of documentation to rent a car in Toronto at any of our convenient locations.

  • Drivers must be between 25 and 75 years old. Some exceptions are made for drivers between ages 23 and 25. Exceptions are at the discretion of the rental office.
  • Drivers must present proof of age with valid identification such as a passport, identity card or driver’s license.
  • Drivers must have a valid, unrestricted license from a North American country.
  • Canadian drivers with restricted licenses must abide by the laws of their province or territory.
  • One additional driver can be authorized for an additional fee of CA$ 7 per day. Additional drivers must be at least 25 years old.

International driver’s licenses are subject to review and approval. The license must be in English. The bearer must also present a valid passport and an additional source of identification. The Ontario Ministry of Transportation has driver's license agreements with:

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canadian Forces Europe
  • France
  • Germany
  • Great Britain
  • Isle of Man
  • Japan
  • Northern Ireland
  • Korea
  • Switzerland
  • United States

Deposits and Payments for Toronto Car Rentals

All deposits must be made on a valid credit card. Cash, debit cards and prepaid cards are not accepted for deposits. Payment for rentals may be made in cash or with debit or prepaid cards. We accept major credit cards including:

  • Amex
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

Payment by Visa and MasterCard will be charged an additional 2.5 percent. Payments made with Amex will be billed an additional 4 percent.
Optional Charges and Coverage

All drivers must show proof of a collision damage waiver. For those without CDW, we offer this coverage for CA$ 17.99 per day for compacts, economy, standard and full-size cars. Minivans and SUVs are charged CA$ 22.99 per day. We also offer personal accident protection and personal effects coverage for additional fees.
We offer free shuttle service for international travelers who choose to rent a car at Toronto airport. Our airport location is just a few minutes from Pearson International Airport. For more information about renting a car in the greater Toronto area, call 1 (416) 731-1192, email us at info@iversta.com or visit our website at www.iversta.com.