See the Yukon at your own leisure


Vehicle fleet of Ford Escapes

You can request any car you want to rent, 

as long as it's a Ford Escape.

We are presently closed


Civil Emergency Measures Health Protection Order 

was issued on April 2, 2020 in the Yukon Territory

Non-essential travel is not permitted 

Please visit this link for more information

Klondike Car Rental inc season 2020

is cancelled

On April 23rd, 2020 the Yukon Territorial Government announced that these measures will continue. Border restrictions will remain in place until further notice.

As a result, Klondike Car Rental’s season 2020 is cancelled.

Please accept our sincere apologies. We thank you for your understanding and hope that we will meet in the future. Our entire community looks forward to it.


Day rental rate + kilometers*

Travel in and around Dawson City, Yukon 

including Tombstone Territorial Park

from $135 to $165 per day + km*

Travel in and around Dawson City, Yukon 

up to Northwestern Territory destinations 

including Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

from $285 per day + km* 

The mandatory liability insurance fee of $35 per day 

is now included in the daily rental rate. $2000 deductible on insurance. 

Tires, windshield, mirrors and glass are renter's responsibility. 

* Kilometers: for the duration of the rental, 

the first 200 kilometers are free.

Additional kilometers will be charged at $0.20 per kilometer.

Subject to availability. 

Please select "Book Now" to consult calendar


Pick up and Drop off of vehicle in Dawson City, YT only 

Sorry, no one-way rentals. 

No exceptions. 

The vehicle is not insured or legal to travel in Alaska. 

For use within Canada only. 

All service subject to 5% GST (tax). 

Contact us


Rental Requirements

Must be aged 25 and over and properly licensed to operate a vehicle. 

All drivers must be listed on rental agreement. 

An additional driver can be added at no extra cost.

Customers from out of the Yukon must present 2 valid pieces of identification with photo, one of which is government-issued, example: driver's license and passport. International Driving Permit (IDP) required for Foreign Drivers.

The driver must present a valid credit card in their name. All rentals are subject to a minimum $500 credit card deposit. Higher deposit amount may be required for multiple day or long term rentals.   

The customer agrees by their signature on the rental agreement to all terms and conditions. 

Rate and details may be subject to change.

We reserve the right to refuse service.


Dawson City Local Transportation Services

Klondike Car Rental Shuttle service available

Airport or Downtown, for our customers only.

$10 one-way shuttle service, 

must confirm shuttle 15 minutes prior to pick up.

Thank you for supporting local Dawson City businesses:

Dempster Highway up to Tombstone Park



Rental Car Driving Restrictions

Use not permitted:

  • outside of Canada
  • non-Government maintained roads
  • jeep trails 
  • gold fields 
  • mining roads 
  • Hunker Road
  • 40-Mile and 60-Mile mining areas
  • creeks and river crossings prohibited 
  • flooded road crossings prohibited
  • water crossings of any kind prohibited
  • to drivers not listed on rental agreement

Vehicle to be driven on government maintained roads only. 

River crossings by ferry permitted.

Drivers Responsibility

Renter will be responsible for all expenses incurred by unauthorized driver and/or unauthorized road travel including vehicle damage, water damage, mud damage, towing, emergency road assistance and all related labor costs.

No smoking or pets in vehicles.

Interior cleaning fee may be charged if vehicle requires extra cleaning and extra sanitizing upon its return.

Northwestern Territories travel:

Select Inuvik/Tuktoyaktuk vehicles (see availability).

Minimum 4 days due to road conditions and possible damage to vehicle. 

If Dempster highway has snow, ice or is closed due to poor weather conditions and visibility, the vehicle will not be allowed to go up the Dempster highway. This is for your safety. Stay informed of weather and road conditions.

Links to Locally-owned TAXI and SHUTTLE


Make a Reservation


Travel to Inuvik and/or Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

Travel to Inuvik and/or Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

Travel to Inuvik and/or Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

Dedicated vehicles are back 

due to high demand. 

Click here for more information

Subject to availability.

Will return season 2021


Select a car, dates and times

Travel to Inuvik and/or Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

Travel to Inuvik and/or Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

No Credit Card, deposit or "balance due" at time of booking*

*We do not process payment until day of rental


Thank you!

Travel to Inuvik and/or Tuktoyaktuk, NWT

Thank you!

Thank you for choosing an independent  family-owned and operated Dawson City YUKON business.

Stay safe and healthy and see you in 2021!

How can we help you?

Call (867) 993-2929 or email us at

Reopening June 1, 2021

64.041653, -139.399109


At the corner of Klondike Highway (YT-2) and Bonanza Creek Road

(Bonanza Gold Motel and RV park corner lot)

Thank you for your kind words

"Customer Service, Environment, Quality, Selection, Wait Time

Ken and Klondike Car Rental RULE!! Lovely man, goes out of his way to make sure that you are happy, and also goes above and beyond the call of duty! Genevieve, Ken's sidekick, is amazingly friendly, personable, and super helpful. Highly recommend! I wasn't well when I arrived in Dawson City...Ken literally held my hand and assisted me all the way. Too bad he's already taken...I would steal him!" -Jane

"Absolutely fantastic service. Extremely kind and understanding folks and Ken went above and beyond to make sure we got to the airport after returning our rental. Would without a doubt use again." -Janelle

"Thank you so much. Owing to your kind advice, I could see the arctic ocean and return back safely. I was much satisfied." -Kiyoshi

"This guy is great. Accommodating, understanding and flexible. He went the extra mile for us. Doesn’t try two bit you to death." -Joe