Driving in Canada

With its stunning landscapes, friendly people and wide roads, Canada offers one of the best driving experiences North America has to offer. Take the time to learn the key road rules before you go and you’ll be all set to enjoy a fantastic road trip.

Straight road through Canadian mountains

Simple key rules and regulations to remember

More information

The following government websites are available in English and French.

Transport Canada

Contains detailed information about road safety initiatives, federal Acts and Regulations, and more

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA)

A useful resource if you’re driving over the border from the USA, with information about wait times at the border, restricted items and more.

Don’t forget your insurance

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Supplementary Liability Insurance (SLI) can cost as much as US $30 a day if you buy your cover from your rental company. Save money and protect yourself with car rental excess waiver before you go with insurance4carhire.com