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St Johns street with colorful houses in Canada

You can book with top rental car companies in St. John's, including Avis, Budget, Enterprise, and Thrifty. Don't wait around for public transport, start exploring Newfoundland at your own pace.

St Johns is the capital of Newfoundland, and is the oldest English settlement in North America. There are plenty of architectural sites in St John's, as well as a number of scenic drives and beautiful national parks. The city is located so far east, it is closer to London than it is to Vancouver! 

Why rent a car in St. John's at VroomVroomVroom?

There are plenty of reasons to visit St John's, and a lot of reasons to book a rental car with VroomVroomVroom. .

  • Save time: At VroomVroomVroom, we give you the ability to compare rates from all the major rental car agencies in one, easy location. You can also add any extras like baby seats and GPS in our booking page so no need to make any calls for this request.  
  • More choices: Since we compare rental cars, you will find it easy to find a vehicle that will best suit your budget and needs. 
  • Great rates: We have negotiated with our car rental partners so we can provide the best prices.
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  • Trusted since 2001: We are the experts in rental cars so feel free to contact our  customer care experts if you have any queries. 

Best time to visit St. John's

Weather-wise, this city delights in the third mildest winter in Canada, as well as satisfying cool-to-warm summers. From April to May, that's when the snow disappears and the sun is warmer. If you enjoy swimming and sunny weather, the best month to visit is during June. July and August is also ideal as you can still enjoy other summer activities without the humidity. From January to March, that's when it is generally cold with regular snow.

Driving tips in St. John's 

Visitors from Australia or U.K. should take note that people here drive on the right-hand side of the road. It is very easy to drive in St. John's and other neighbouring towns in Newfoundland. Avoid driving while using your mobile phone to avoid getting fined. Watch out for moose since there are lots of these wandering onto roadways. 

Explore St John's attractions with a top rental car

VroomVroomVroom wants to make your vacation in St John's more fun that's why we have listed  some attractions that you should not miss in your trip. With a reliable car rental, you can easily get around the area. 



As of 2013, St. John's contains 20 National Historic Sitesof Canada. When you have some free time, drive your discount car rental over to theRennie's Mill Road Historic District and pay a visit to Winterholme. This huge QueenAnne Revival-style residence is located on a landscaped urban lot at 79Rennie's Mill Road.

St. John the Baptist Anglican Cathedral 

Head over to 18 Church Hill and see St. John the Baptist Anglican Cathedral – it's a breathtaking stone cathedralsitting on a hillside overlooking the St. John's harbor. Built in the GothicRevival style, the cathedral is now surrounded by a mixedcommercial/residential neighborhood, with many buildings from the late 1800s!

Other local sites that you just have to check out includethe East Coast Trail, Signal Hill, and the Cape Spear Lighthouse! The greatthing about visiting the city of St. John's is that you might never run out ofplaces to go in your cheap car rental, things to do, or fun to have!

St. Johns Geo Centre

St. Johns Geo Centre is a science centre unlike any other in Canada. It focuses on the geology of Newfoundland and Labrador and it tells the amazing story of Earth, going back almost to the planet's birth, more than 4.6 billion years ago. The centre is divided into several departments, such as the ExxonMobil Oil& Gas Gallery, the Titanic Story, the KIDZone, the Geo Park and of course a coffee shop.

St. Johns George Street

St. Johns George Street is the place where you can start your evening by choosing one of the many pubs and bars. One of them, the Green Sleeves is a great one. Also, if you are a White Russian cocktail lover, you must try Lotties Place, where cocktails are the main speciality.

Cabot Tower

Cabot Tower offers a wonderful view of St. Johns and the surrounding area. The building is a tower built at the highest point of Signal Hill, to commemorate the 400th anniversary of John Cabot's discovery of Newfoundland and Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee. It is an attraction that must not be missed with your St. John's car rental.