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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Bend OR

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 - 2025 Northeast Highway 20 HLE
(541) 388-1535
2025 Northeast Highway 20
Bend, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0830-1730, 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
Located approximately 15 miles from the Redmond, OR Airport. On the northeast side of town, at the foot of Pilot Butte, inside the Hertz Sales office. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park vehicle behind Hertz building. Place keys and rental record in the drop slot located on the front of the building. Bus - Approximately 4 Miles from the bus station. Pickup service is available, please call upon arrival.

Hertz - 13985 Southwest Farmington Road HLE
(503) 626-4066
13985 Southwest Farmington Road
Beaverton, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1300, 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. In-Car Navigation System , 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 returns are allowed. Cab fare up to $20.00 with receipt will be deducted from rental charges.

Hertz - 13727 Southwest Pacific Highway HLE
(503) 968-7899
13727 Southwest Pacific Highway
Tigard, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1300, 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. In-Car Navigation System , 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 returns are allowed.

Hertz - 330 Southwest Pine Street HLE
(503) 249-5727
330 Southwest Pine Street
Portland, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa-Su 0800-1600
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. In-Car Navigation System , 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 returns are allowed. Located between 3rd and 4th Avenue directly across from the main entrance of Embassy Suites Hotel Downtown. Bus - Approximately 1 block from the Greyhound station and 1 mile from the Trailways station. Pickup service is available, or cab fare will be reimbursed with receipt.

Hertz - Eugene Municipal Airport
(541) 688-9333
28801 Douglas Drive
Eugene, OR
Hours
0600-0030 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - Please reserve for the next day during regular business hours. Cab fare to hotel and back to location the next day will be reimbursed up to $20.00 with receipt. After hour returns are allowed. Drop box is located outside the front door of the airport, about 15 feet to the right of the exit. It is on the wall with the other rental car drop boxes.

Hertz - Roberts Field Airport HLE
(541) 923-1411
2522 Southeast Jesse Butler Circle
Redmond, OR
Hours
Su-Fr 0630-2400, Sa 0830-1800
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., Ski Equipped Vehicles, 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 Hour - After hour returns are allowed. Bus - Approximately 4 miles from the bus station. Pickup service may be available. Railroad - Approximately 4 miles from the railroad station. Pickup service may be available.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 220-8200
623 W. Burnside Street
Portland, OR
 
Hertz - Amtrak Portland
(503) 249-5727
800 N.W. 6th Street
Portland, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa-Su 0800-1600
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System
Additional Information
This location is for Amtrak arrivals only. After Hours - Please reserve at the Portland International Airport, 9445 N. E. Airport Way. Cab fare will be reimbursed up to $30.00 with receipt.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 275-5359
45 Sw Pine St
Portland, OR
 
Hertz - HP - Corvallis
(541) 758-4101
1000 N. E. Circle Blvd
Corvallis, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1800,Sa 0830-1230,Su Closed.
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Hewlett Packard Gold Service members only.

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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