Advantage Car Rentals in Scarborough, Ontario is located on the North East corner of McCowan and Sheppard. Whether in Scarborough for business or pleasure, traveling alone or with companions, our diverse fleet can accommodate you. Available for car rentals in Scarborough are up to date and well maintained vehicles from top brand car manufacturers. You can choose from our compact cars and sedans, convertibles and sports cars, SUVs and moving trucks. We are always here to get you mobile in Scarborough!
Advantage has been in the business of renting cars and trucks for over 35 years. We offer affordable rates on top quality rental cars. Our extensive fleet features a range of vehicles from compact cars and sedans, sports cars and convertibles to SUVs. Let us help you satisfy your rent a car needs!
By the nature of our business, we deliver daily a great number of cars to dealerships, body shops, accident scenes, commercial businesses and we pick up and drop off retail renters along with serving them at our multiple car rental locations.
At Advantage we take loving care of our fleet. Current year model vehicles for every need.
10+ car rental locations & more opening near you.
Advantage car rental locations are conveniently located near airports and in metro areas across the Greater Toronto Area.
Years in Business
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Start by reserving your rental car with Advantage website Car Rentals near McCowan & Sheppard using any type of device or call the toll-free number and one of our friendly agents will assist you with reserving your car. You can use a desktop computer, laptop, tablet or smart phone to book your car rental in just seconds.
In our online reservation form choose Scarborough McCowan & Sheppard location as your pick up and drop off location. Make sure to choose your pick up and drop off dates and time precisely. Give yourself enough time to get to the car rental location for pick up and drop off considering the time of the day and other factors such as rush hour to avoid late return fees. With any road trip you take, consider what car is best for your needs and services the best aspects of the drive. Make sure to consider the trunk space, leg room and also the road conditions. Last but not least, before completing your car rental booking in Scarborough make sure to read and understand the terms and conditions. Once you have completed your rental booking, you’ll receive the details of your car rental booking via an email and SMS confirmation.
At our McCowan and Sheppard car rental location, your reservation typically comes with 1 hour grace period. If you’re running late to pick up your rental car please call the location and let one of our agents know that you’re going to delay and they’ll hold the reserved vehicle for you.
At the time of picking up your rental car make sure to have a valid driver’s license and a major credit card. Driver’s license and credit card need to be under the same name.
You will be provided with mandatory and optional coverages. If you have your own transferable coverage, make sure to have a proof of coverage at the time of picking up the rental car. Advantage accepts valid personal automobile policies and credit card coverages. If you have any one of those two then you don’t need to purchase Advantage’s Loss Damage Waiver.
You will be asked to sign the rental agreement either electronically or on paper and you’ll receive a copy of the agreement. Make sure you go over a few items before you leave the car rental lot. Inspect your rental car and determine if there is any damages such as dents or scrapes. Part of your rental agreement includes the description of your rental car’s condition. If you notice anything on the rental car that’s not mentioned on your rental agreement, please bring it to the lot attendant or the rental agent’s attention so they can make sure it’s recorded before you start driving. Inspect the trunk to determine if the spare is inflated and the necessary tools are there. Familiarize yourself with the car. Adjust the mirrors and seats to your liking, and figure out how to turn on the lights and windshield wipers. Get comfortable operating the entertainment system and GPS (if available). You don’t want any unneeded distractions once you start your journey.
Driving in Scarborough is a spectacular experience and is the most popular way to see this magnificent city. We ask you to make sure to follow the rules when it comes to driving your rental car because your safety is important to us. At Advantage Car Rentals all vehicle rentals come with 24/7 free roadside assistance. On your rental agreement at the bottom left hand side you can see the roadside assistance toll free number for the specific vehicle make of your car rental. You are more than welcome to use Advantage Car Rental vehicles on toll highways. Keep in mind that there is going to be an administration fee plus to the toll charges charged on your credit card if you decide to use a e-toll highway. Try your best to not get any parking tickets during your rental. In case if you do get a parking ticket, you’ll have a certain number of days to pay for it online yourself. Otherwise Advantage will have to pay for the ticket and will charge you the ticket amount plus an administration fee.
When it comes time to return your rental car at the McCowan & Sheppard car rental location, there are some important things you need to know to avoid any additional charges. If you didn’t purchase pre-paid fuel at the time of picking up your rental vehicle, when you return your car, you are required to bring it back with a full tank of gas. It is a good idea to find a gas station that is close to the car rental location so that you can make sure the tank is completely full. If the tank is not full, you will be charged per littre for the cost of re-fuelling. When you return the rental car, make sure you take all of your personal belongings with you. A representative will check the vehicle for any additional damage that has been incurred. If you have purchased Loss Damage Waiver, and you have not broken the terms and conditions of your rental, you will not be responsible for the cost of any damage. If not, your credit card will be charged for the repair costs. Before you leave the depot, you will be responsible for paying any outstanding charges. This include any fees for late return, fuel charges, and fees for exceeding mileage limitations (if any). Certain car rental locations will allow you to return the car after hours. It is best to check with the location you are planning on returning the car to, and asking about their specific policies. Generally, an after hours drop box is located at the location, where you return your keys. You will need to have this pre-arranged with the location. If your plans change during your rental period, please phone the depot to make sure they do allow after-hours returns. Make sure you have locked the car, and taken all of your belongings with you. It is important to note that your vehicle will not be checked for damage until the next business day, meaning you will still be responsible for any damage that occurs.