Edmonton is a beautiful city and getting around is fairly straight forward.  The most popular taxi companies in Edmonton are

Getting from the airport to downtown is not a cheap ride and will cost about $60 - the taxi fare estimator at http://edmonton.taxime.ca also says the same thing.

Car rentals are available everywhere, including the Edmonton International Airport.

Edmonton makes extensive use of photo radar, and you may be ticketed for going as little as 10 km/h above the posted speed limit. Keep a careful eye on your speed and watch for speed limit signs. For more detailed information on driving in Edmonton, see the TripAdvisor Traveler Artice Edmonton - Getting Around.