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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Bay City MI

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.

Hertz - Precision Auto Body HLE
(989) 695-5587
3289 Van Buren Road
Richville, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1700, 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
Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - AV Flight
(989) 695-2554
8370 Garfield Road
Freeland, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-2330, Sa 0900-1730, Su 0900-2330
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for private flights only. No walkins permitted.

Hertz - Gerald R Ford International Airport
(616) 233-6353
5500 44th Street Southeast
Grand Rapids, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0600-2400, Sa 0730-2330, Su 0700-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service

Hertz - Tulip City Air
(616) 393-2040
1581 South Washington Avenue
Holland, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, 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., Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park in designated area, record date, time, mileage and fuel level. Place keys and contract in the slot on the door. This location is for Private Flights only.

Hertz - Manheim HLE
(734) 285-4403
20911 Gladwin
Taylor, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1800, 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
Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - Freeland MBS International Airport
(989) 695-5587
8600 Garfield Road
Freeland, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-2330, Sa 0900-1730, Su 0900-2330
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., Gold Counter Service , 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
Formerly known as Tri-City Airport. After Hours - Will meet scheduled commerical flights on Saturday only, if reservation is received 48 hours in advance. After hour returns are allowed 0400-2315. Park the vehicle in the Hertz lot, then place the keys and rental agreement in the drop box, located at the Hertz counter. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - Dow Chemial Hangar 5
(989) 695-5587
8400 Garfield Road
Freeland, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-2330, Sa 0900-1730, Su 0900-2330
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for private flights only. No walkins permitted.

Hertz - Ann Arbor Amtrak
(734) 761-1176
325 Depot Street
Ann Arbor, MI
Hours
Mo 0800-1900, Tu-We 0800-1730, Th 0800-1800, Fr 0800-1900 Sa 0800-1500, Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only

Hertz - 555 28th Street Southeast HLE
(616) 245-9308
555 28th Street Southeast
Grand Rapids, MI
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, 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., Gold Counter Service , 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 reurns are available. Record return date, time, mileage and tank level on rental agreement jacket. Place keys and rental record in drop box. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(616) 475-1300
170 28Th Street Southeast
Grand, Rapids, MI
 

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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