Bristol is Open for Business in Barrie

Bristol is pleased to announce the opening of our newest rental location in the amazing city of Barrie, Ontario. As a Canadian owned and operated company with are excited to be joining the great Canadian community of Barrie. This location carries our full rental fleet; from compact rental cars to SUV rentals, to our whole moving truck line up of cargo vans and cube trucks. Bristol also offers a commercial line of rental trucks ranging from straight trucks, flat beds to refrigerated rental trucks.

You can find us in Barrie at 200 Essa Road, right off Hwy#400, beside the Comfort Inn. Making a reservation is easy by calling us direct at (249) 880-4091 or reserving online at




Coming soon to our Fleet

Here’s a sneak peek of what will be joining our fleet soon. We’re all very excited and our clients will be too.
Stay tuned for their arrival. We can’t wait to post pictures of these babies decked out in Bristol logos!




We’ve Moved in Scarborough!

After being at our current location for over 20 years, it was time for us to move on. It is with great pleasure that we announce the move of our location in Scarborough. We are now located at 1271 Kennedy Road, on the east side of Kennedy between Lawrence and Ellesmere. It is a newly renovated space, offering greater convenience and access for our customers. We have the same number, same great vehicles, same website, and the same great staff members!










We look forward to you renting from us soon at our new home. Book online or call us direct at (416) 781-8862.

Scarborough Car and Truck Rental

Bristol Wins Readers Choice Award in Milton

The Milton Canadian Champion newspaper invited their readers and residents to determine the best businesses in Milton for 2020. After the votes were cast, we are pleased to announce that Bristol Car and Truck Rentals was among the winners of “Best Car and Truck Rental Companies”!

We are thrilled to receive this recognition of being the best of the best. Many thanks to all of our customers and voters that supported us during 2020. The year 2020 was a challenging year all around for businesses, which makes this award mean much more. We are honoured to be apart of the Milton community and look forward to many more successful years of servicing the Milton area.


Our HoLiDeals are Back!

5-day Rentals Special just $149.99*
Compact and Midsized Vehicles
Pick Up December 24th – Return December 29th, 2020
Includes 1000 free kilometres .12 additional kilometers
*Fuel, additional kilometres, optional coverages and taxes are extra.

Book online at
or Call one of our Rental Centres direct!

Holiday Hours 2020

Thursday, December 24th – 8:00 am – 12:00 Noon

Friday, December 25th – Closed

Saturday, December 26th – Closed

Sunday, December 27th – Closed

Monday, December 28th – Closed

Thursday, December 31st – 8:00 am – 12 Noon

Friday, January 1st – Closed

Important: Any vehicles returned after closing will remain the renter’s responsibility until the office reopens the next business day.

Bristol Launches A New Upgraded Website

Our website got a makeover! Our new website has a great new look, it is faster, and is easier to navigate for an enhanced customer experience. We upgraded the reservations system too, so booking online has never been easier!

Start making your next reservation today.

New Vehicle Foggers

As an advanced sanitation measure Bristol is utilizing vehicle foggers on some of our rental fleet vehicles.  These devices sanitize and help us get to those hard to reach places. You can rent from Bristol with peace of mind knowing we are putting your safety and the safety of our employees first.

Check out this fogger in action:

Vehicle Sanitation Fogger

Vehicles for Sale

Did you know we have a Vehicle Sales Department? 

We sell a wide variety of vehicles from compact to fullsize cars, SUV’s, minivans, pick up trucks, cargo vans, cube trucks to refrigerated trucks direct to the public. We also have few trade-in from our customers available to purchase.

Why buy from a vehicle from Bristol?

  • Buying a vehicle from Bristol can save you money.
  • Transparent no haggle pricing.
  • Recent model vehicles to purchase.
  • Bristol follows strict maintenance schedules and cleaning regiments.
  • Constant updating of fleet with many makes, models and colours to choose from.

Check our our Vehicle Sales page for our current list of vehicles for sale – Vehicle Sales

New Contactless Rental Agreements!

Bristol Car and Truck Rentals is happy (and very excited) to announce that we have a new service – Contactless Agreements. Bristol is able to securely send a digital form of the rental agreement directly to qualifying customers’ phones. This saves our clients time, it’s incredibly convenient, and keeps the rental transaction contact free.

Ask one of our branches for details about a contact-less rental agreement for your next rental.

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