Responsible Choice
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* For discount, minimum 12-hour advance reservation required. Cannot be combined with any other offer or discount.

Like us on the ride home, love us the morning after

We Drive You and Your Car Home

Professional Designated Driver Services in the Ottawa-Gatineau Region

Responsible Choice has been getting you and your car home safely 365 days a year for over 15 years, servicing Ottawa and its surrounding regions. More than a ride home, you’ll enjoy the freedom to go out when you want, in your own car, and have peace of mind so you can relax, have fun, and enjoy your evening knowing you can rely on us to get you and your car home at the end of the night.

Not going with your car? No problem!

We can pick up and drop off your car from any location. Just inform us of where to retrieve your keys, and our team of drivers will take care of the rest. We’ll also text you to confirm that your car is safe and parked precisely where you requested.

Annual Choice Membership Sale on Now

Become a Member and Save

Save $125.00–$1,500.00 until Feb 29th, 2020

Your membership allows you to plan ahead, make sure everyone is always covered, and rewards you for making the Responsible Choice with significant discounts – not to mention access to exclusive services!

With an account, getting a ride home is as simple as sending a text message – no cash, no tap, no app, no problem.

Level 1 – $375 + HST
$500 credit added, value of an extra $125 in free drives
  • Credit never expires
  • Priority service – you come first
  • Reservations by phone, text message, or online
  • Access to Choice Concierge services: shuttles, car detailing, chauffeur, delivery service, and more!
  • Access to Choice Luxury Rentals: rent a luxury vehicle, pick up and drop off services
  • Monthly statements to track your drives and account balance
  • Feature your company logo on our website
Level 2 - $675 + HST
$1,000 credit added, value of an extra $325 in free drives
  • All level 1 benefits
  • + Exact time reservations
  • + 10% off when booking on-site services: holiday parties, golf tournaments, staff parties, etc.
Level 3 – $1,675 + HST
$2,500 credit added, value of an extra $825 in free drives
  • All level 2 benefits
  • + 20-minute grace period before waiting fees apply (regular 10 minutes)
Level 4 – $5,000 + HST
$6,500 credit added, value of an extra $1,550 in free drives
  • All level 3 benefits
  • Executive-level exclusive features
  • Credits can be used for all event services, shuttle, limousine, and detailing services booked through Choice Concierge, and in and out of city transportation services.

Book a Designated Driver

Plan ahead with Responsible Choice and save $20

Responsible Choice Membership

Enjoy exclusive perks and save more on your drive
Looking to make a reservation? Click to go back and fill out our form.

How It Works

  • 1
    Book Your Ride Home

    Make a reservation in advance or the night of.

  • 2
    Enjoy Your Evening

    Go out and have a good time!

  • 3
    Call Us to Confirm

    Give us a call when you’re almost ready to go home – we’ll be there in 30-40 minutes.*

  • 4
    Head Home With your Car

    A team of chauffeurs will arrive to drive you and your car home. We’ll call when we’re 10 minutes out!

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    Didn’t Reserve Ahead?

    No problem! Call us when you’re ready, and we will send you a team as quickly as we can.

*Please note we do not send our chauffeurs to get you unless you call to confirm you are ready to go. If you don’t need us the night of your reservation – no problem! It’s as simple as not calling us back.


Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a way to save more on my drives?
Yes! You can become a Responsible Choice Account Member
How do I pay?
We take cash, Visa, Mastercard, or American Express. We do not accept debit.
What happens when I’m ready to go?
Give us a call when you’re ready, our team will call or text upon arrival at your location and retrieve your keys and car. They will clear snow, turn on the heater and seat warmers or AC, and follow the quickest route to your destination and park your car wherever you request.
How long will my reservation be held?
No matter what time you book with Responsible Choice, your reservation is held for the entire night.
Do I have to confirm when I’m ready to go?
Yes! We will not send a team to get you or your vehicle unless you’ve called to let us know you’re ready to go.
Will I get charged for cancelling my reservation?
Absolutely not! We will never charge a cancellation fee or other penalty regardless of if or when your reservation is cancelled.
Is there a grace period?
Yes, there is a 10-minute grace period upon your driver’s arrival. A $25 late fee applies after grace period.
Are reservations required?
No, however, they are highly recommended for faster service. Please call or text us when you’re ready to go, and we’ll send a team of chauffeurs as soon as we can.
Can I get car driving services for long-distance trips?
Absolutely! There’s no destination too far for our crew. Reservations are highly recommended for long-distance trips.
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I have used this service time and time again. If it’s a really busy night for them, I instead use an Uber so I can leave right away and have these guys pick up the car from the valet and drive my car home shortly after. Love this service.

mneal 779 - Google Review

Got me home safe and sound. These guys are simply the best and live up to their name 🙌 🙌 🙌

BJ L - Google Review