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Is It Better to Rent or Buy?

Leasing or buying depends on your goals and your company's operations. Our team can help you get a better picture by explaining the advantages of each of the 2 options at hand.

Do I Need a Special License to Operate a Hi-Rail Vehicle?

In most cases, hi-rail vehicles are subject to the same provincial and federal regulations as other types of commercial vehicles. There are additional Transport Canada and railroad regulations that may apply to hi-rail vehicles.


Hi-rail vehicles must be operated by professionally trained and driver licence holders.


Refer to your contract manager to verify if special training is required to be granted access to sites or work/ construction sites.

Do I Need to Provide Insurance When Renting?

Yes, insurance is required to protect both the lessor and the lessee while ensuring adequate insurance for the leased vehicle. You must provide a certificate of insurance at the time of rental.

Whom Should I Contact If I Have a Problem with a Rented Vehicle?

  • Be sure to remain in a safe area and call for a tow truck if needed at 1-844-300-0300

  • Contact our team at 1-844-300-0300 for immediate assistance.

Do You Offer a Replacement Vehicle?

A replacement vehicle can be provided while the repairs are being carried out.

Is It Possible to Obtain a Vehicle While My Vehicle Is Being Repaired?

A replacement vehicle can be provided while the repairs are being carried out.

Who Is Responsible for the Maintenance of the Vehicle During the Rental?

RailXtra is responsible for the maintenance of the vehicle throughout the rental period.

Is It Possible to Include the Services of An Operator in the Rental Plan?

On request, the services of an operator can be included in the rental price.

Do You Provide Training on the Use of the Hi-rail System as Well as the Use of the Equipment Installed on the Trucks?

Yes, we can offer customized training upon request.

Do You Offer a Delivery Service for Your Vehicles?

We offer transport as well as a delivery service for vehicles. For more information on delivery charges, please contact us.

Do not hesitate to contact RailXtra directly for more information.

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