Halifax International Airport is found in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada, and is a larger airport handling over three million passengers per annum. Its official name is the Halifax Robert L. Stanfield Airport, in honour of Robert Stanfield, a Premier of the region. The airport has also been allocated the IATA code of YHZ. The facilities available for arriving passengers include the Halifax International Airport car hire companies, such as Enterprise. Enterprise has numerous car rental offices in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Germany, and offers competitive car rental rates.
Halifax Airport consists of a single terminal building that is adequate in size for the number of passengers which pass through it on a yearly basis. It has been expanded in recent years, and further improvements will follow in future years, to ensure that it maintains a high standard of quality, and modern services. The airport has won many awards over the years, including the ‘Best Airport in North America’ award, and the ‘Best Airport in the World’ award, for its category of under five million passengers. The Halifax International Airport car rental companies are found in the domestic arrival hall of the airport, and are in a convenient location for all arriving passengers. Enterprise is open seven days a week, from 07:00 to 23:00. Their hours are convenient for passengers on the majority of arrival flights.
Vehicles hired from Enterprise are available in various car groups/categories. The smaller of the vehicles are found in the Economy and Compact categories, however, they still can seat between four and five passengers and store a few luggage items. They are similar to the Suzuki Swift and Nissan Versa. The Dodge Caliber and Ford Focus are slightly larger, but also come with excellent rental rates. Standard sized vehicles are similar to the Ford Fusion and Hyundai Sonata, Fullsize vehicles are similar to the Chevy Impala and Nissan Altima and a Premium vehicle from Enterprise may include the Buick Allure. Luxury vehicles are also available, and are ideal for persons who require a more elegant vehicle. Enterprise’s luxury cars may include the Chrysler 300 and the Buick Lucerne.
Minivans, SUVs and Pickup Trucks can be hired from Enterprise Halifax International Airport as well, and are often popular choices of hire cars in Canada. There are Intermediate SUVs, Standard SUVs, Luxury SUVs and Large SUVs available, as well as conventional Pickups and Large Pickups. Minivans often hired are the Chrysler Town and Country and the Dodge Grand Caravan, each seating up to seven passengers. The SUVs from Enterprise may be similar to the Ford Escape, Ford Explorer, Chevy Trailblazer, Lincoln Navigator, Chevy Tahoe and Ford Expedition, while Pickups include the Chevy Colorado, Dodge Dakota, Chevy Silverado and Ford F150.
Along with a vehicle from Enterprise, equipment such as child seats and satellite navigation systems can be hired, as well as Enterprise hand controls for disabled drivers. All items will cost a few extra dollars per day of rental or per rental contract, but could be essential for a safe and easy driving experience in Halifax. Seat belts are required to be worn in vehicles driven in Canada, and therefore small children should have a child seat. From the rental location of Halifax International Airport, hand controls for disabled drivers are free of charge, but will require an advanced reservation. They are available for use by persons with a lower limb disability, as they operate the brake and accelerator pedals of an automatic vehicle.
Vehicles hired from Halifax Airport may also be possible to arrange as an Enterprise one way hire, or as a cross-border rental, to be driven to areas in the United States. A one way hire service is when the vehicle will be returned to a location other than Halifax International Airport. One way hires are convenient for certain travel itineraries, but may be more expensive than an ordinary rental. Always book early as well, should a special rental arrangement be required, so that you have time to find out all the details from Enterprise.
To hire a vehicle in Canada, and from Halifax International Airport, the primary renter should be at least 21 years of age, and should be able to show a valid drivers license upon collection of the vehicle. Additional drivers registered on the rental contract should be present in person to collect the vehicle as well, and should also show their drivers license to Enterprise. Additional drivers are optional, and will add a few dollars to the rental price. Enterprise will also require their primary renters to have a major credit card in their name, for example, American Express, Diners Club, Mastercard or Visa. Other major credit cards could be accepted as well. The credit card is usually used for a hold of the approximate amount due for the car rental, however, once the car has been returned, the customer may use a debit card or even cash to make the payment.
Enterprise, Halifax International Airport, will be happy to provide further car rental details, and to find the ideal car for your holiday or business trip in Nova Scotia.
Halifax Intl Arpt
1 Bell Boulevard (HFX Airport)
Enfield, NS B2T 1K2
Telephone Number: (902) 873-4700