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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting New London CT

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.

independent copier
(860) 739-6950
255 rte 12 #664
groton, CT
 
Hertz - Mystic Depot Amtrak
(860) 446-1200
2 Roosevelt Avenue
Mystic, CT
Hours
Mo 0930-1630
Tu Closed
We-Fr 0930-1630
Sa 0900-1200
Su 1300-1600
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Ski Equipped Vehicles
Additional Information
This location is for Amtrak arrivals only.

Hertz - Atlantic Aviation
(860) 247-0044
20 Lindbergh Drive
Hartford, CT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1800
Sa 0900-1300
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
Located at the Brainard Airport. This location is for Private Flights only.

Hertz - Keystone Aviation
(203) 743-6773
288 Christian Street
Oxford, CT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1800
Sa-Su 0900-1400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only.

Enterprise Rent A Car
(860) 232-6665
160 Park Rd
West Hartford, CT
 
Hertz - 320 Thomas Road HLE
(860) 446-1200
320 Thomas Road
Groton, CT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800
Sa 0900-1300
Su 1300-1600
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., Ski Equipped Vehicles, 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. Park vehicle in the Hertz area. Place keys and rental record in the drop slot, located by the front door. Bus - Approximately 7 miles from the Greyhound station. Cab fare will be reimbursed up to $20.00 with receipt. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - New London Amtrak
(860) 446-1200
27 Water Street
New London, CT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800
Sa 0900-1200
Su 1300-1600
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Ski Equipped Vehicles
Additional Information
This location is for Amtrak arrivals only. There is not a Hertz location at the New London Amtrak. Please call the servicing location upon arrival - 860-446-1200. Cab fare will be reimbursed up to $20.00 with receipt. The Groton location is approximately 7 miles away.

Hertz - Amtrak Hartford
(860) 247-0044
1 Union Place
Hartford, CT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1730
Sa 0900-1130
Su Closed.
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Ski Equipped Vehicles

U-Haul Company
(860) 953-6138
164 South St
West Hartford, CT
 
AAA Auto Rental
(203) 371-6957
887 Reservoir Ave
Bridgeport, CT
 

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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