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Curious on how other travelers enjoyed their car rental? On the blog site of Alamo.nl we regularly post nice routes and ideas for making a round trip with a Alamo rent a car in for example America, Canada, France, Spain and Portugal.

modified car

Rent a modified car without any extra charges

Did you know Alamo.nl offers a service to rent modified cars in the United States? If you have a physical disability and need special adjustments to your rental car, Alamo.nl offers various rental car options. This is how we ensure everyone is able to rent a car and will still be able to travel through America! No extra charges are involved for this service.

Inter-Countries Service

Inter-Countries Service

Impressive destinations like Nicaragua and Costa Rica become more popular by the day when it comes to renting a car and discover Central America. The Inter-Countries Service from Alamo.nl makes it more convenient to travel and combine different destinations during your holiday. This is because this service enables you to swap your rental car at the border.

Cruise Florida

Combine your cruise with a roadtrip through Florida

Port Everglades is a cruise port in Fort Lauderdale in Florida. On a daily basis, various cruise ships arrive and depart from this port from and to the Caribbean, among which the beautiful Bahamas. Did you know it is possible to easily combine your cruise with a roadtrip by car through Florida? Fort Lauderdale is the ideal location to explore the rest of Florida.


No rental cars available?!

Rent your car without worries. The rates include insurances, local surcharges, taxes, and, in most cases, unlimited kilometres. With almost 2,000 rental locations worldwide, there is always a rental location near your destination. But what if you experience difficulties renting a car, because there are no cars available for example? Fortunately, there are several alternatives. We are happy to help you on your way with the following tips.

One-way Canada New York

One-way Canada – USA

A one-way trip between Canada and America remains very popular among travelers! The advantage of a one-way is that you do not have to make a round trip because you return your rental car at a different location than where you picked it up. So you don’t have to return to your starting point. For one-ways between Canada and the USA (and visa versa) there are some restrictions. For example, there are a limited number of car types with which this is allowed and there is limited availability, so these reservations are almost always on request.

Below we have listed the most popular one-ways between Canada and the USA.

Montreal – New York

From Montreal to New York is a popular one-way trip. In Montreal, you can choose between two rental locations, Montreal Stanley and Montreal Airport. On your way to New York you will stop in Burlington to change your rental car. Burlington is located near the border, in the state Vermont. The drop-off costs (extra costs you have to pay to deliver your car at another location) are 199 dollar for the part Montreal – Burlington. The drop-off costs for Burlington to New York are 150 dollar. You can drop-off your car at our location at JFK Airport. Of course, you can also drive this trip in the opposite direction.


Pickup locationDrop-off locationDrop-off costsMileage
Montreal Trudeau AirportBurlington Airport$199,0095
Montreal Stanley DowntownBurlington Airport$199,0095
Burlington AirportNew York JFK Airport$150,00350

Halifax or Toronto – Boston

Another popular route is from Halifax (Canada)to Boston. The drop-off costs from Halifax to Boston are 399 dollar. It is also possible to start in the city Toronto. In Toronto you can choose between three rental locations to pick up your car. These are: Toronto Union Station, Toronto Downtown and Toronto Airport. The drop-off costs for Toronto to Boston are 299 dollar.


When you arrive in Boston, you can also continue your trip to New York. The drop-off costs for the part Boston – New York are only 99 dollar. At the end of your trip you can return your Alamo.nl rental car at JFK Airport in New York or at other locations such as Newark Airport or a city location. Of course, this route can also be driven in the opposite direction.

Pickup locationDrop-off locationDrop-off costsMileage
Toronto AirportBoston Airport$299,00550
Toronto DowntownBoston Airport$299,00550
Boston AirportNew York JFK Airport$99,00230
Halifax AirportBoston Airport$399,00650

Want to book a one-way between Canada and the USA?

The above one-ways are only suggestions, there are several options. It may happen that the booking widget on our website does not show cars. In this case, you can manually request the one-way from us. We will then check availability and options. Send your request to info@alamo.nl with the following information:

  • Name main driver
  • Email address main driver
  • Desired pickup location, date and time
  • Preferred exchange location date and time
  • Desired Return location date and time
  • Car Type Indication

We are happy to help you find the best option(s) for your trip with a rental car from Alamo.nl.

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