Does Avis allow cross-border travel into Canada?

I'm an Avis Preferred member and I want to go to Canada. Will they allow me to drive a rental car there if I rent the car in the U.S.?

Answer
“Most Avis locations allow travel to Canada with no restrictions. However, you should verify this before you arrive at the ticket counter by calling Avis at 1-800-352-7900.
Avis also requires that you carry rental car insurance or your own car insurance so they can provide you with a Canadian non-resident insurance card. Also known as a yellow card, this acts as proof of insurance to Canadian authorities.
If you want to travel to Canada and fly out, make sure you double-check that it’s allowed. Due to supply and demand, they may not allow one-way travel.
Do you frequently travel to Canada from the U.S.? Download the Jerry app to compare car insurance coverage that will cover you when you’re in the Great White North.”
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Emily Maracle
Answered on Aug 17, 2021
Emily Maracle is a car insurance specialist living in New York. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, she has a degree in English Literature and a background in customer service. She enjoys cooking, gardening, and living sustainably. In the future, she can't wait to upgrade to a hybrid or electric car.
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