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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Arkadelphia AR

Car renting and car leasing are often incorrectly viewed as the same thing. Leasing is a form of car financing, much like a loan. Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

U Save Auto Rental
(870) 931-6672
300 W Huntington Ave
Jonesboro, AR
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(501) 376-1919
00 South Broadway
Little, Rock, AR
 
Hertz - Tac Air
(479) 649-0961
5300 Airport Boulevard
Fort Smith, AR
Hours
24 Hours
7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. Walkins are not allowed.

Hertz - 2145 Creek View Drive HLE
(479) 444-6862
2145 Creek View Drive
Fayetteville, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730
Sa 0830-1230
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
For commercial flight arrivals please use the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport location. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Complete check-in information on front of rental jacket.. Drop keys and contract in the after hour return slot located on the back overhead garage door on the south side of the building.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(501) 537-2880
Airport Rd
Little, Rock, AR
 
PacLease
(479) 785-9600
901 Fresno St
Fort Smith, AR
 
U-Haul Company
(479) 649-9217
4700 Zero St
Fort Smith, AR
 
Hertz - Arkansas Aircraft HLE
(870) 932-0221
3901 Lindbergh Drive
Jonesboro, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1530
Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
After Hours - After hours returns are allowed 2000-0600. Park car in the Hertz area, place keys and rental record in drop box located at counter. Bus - Approximately 4 miles from the bus station. Pickup service is available or cab fare will be reimbursed with receipt. Please call upon arrival.

Hertz - Little Rock National Airport
(501) 375-7307
3403 East Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0600-0030
Sa 0700-2300
Su 0700-0030
Special Services
Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park car in Hertz area, place keys and rental record in drop box located at the counter. Bus - Approximately 3 1/2 miles from the bus station. Railroad - Approximately 5 miles from the train station.

Hertz - Boone County Airport HLE
(870) 743-1432
2524 Airport Road
Harrison, AR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1630
Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Complete check-in information on the front of rental jacket and place the keys and rental jacket in the drop slot in the front door. Bus - approximately 9 miles from the bus station.

Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting

Many automotive consumers assume that car renting and car leasing are the same thing, or are very similar.

Not true.

This misconception may come about from the fact that apartment renting – which is very familiar to most people – and apartment leasing are essentially the same thing.

It is therefore natural for someone not familiar with car leasing to assume that it is much like apartment renting or leasing.

It is not.

What is car renting?

Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Rental cars are owned by a rental company and are made available to customers for relatively short-term use. The company maintains and services its vehicles and carries basic insurance. Customers agree to not damage the vehicle, to buy gas, to purchase additional insurance if personal auto insurance is not applicable, and to return the vehicle within a specified time. All maintenance is handled by the rental company.

Rent rates are determined by the car rental company, based on a daily or weekly fee, and includes either unlimited mileage or an additional mileage rate. The method by which rates are determined is not revealed to customers and can vary widely, even within the same rental company, based on various discount schemes.

Rental companies make money by renting the same car over and...

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