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Frequently asked questions

Where is Connecticut?
The clock is ticking. Don’t fritter away valuable vacation time waiting for buses and trains. Reserve a rental car and enjoy the freedom of having your own ride. Before you hit the highway, here are some key details about Connecticut. Connecticut is a state of United States of America. You might like to kick things off in its capital city, Hartford. About 124,000 people call this place their home.
What are the major attractions in Connecticut?
Connecticut boasts lots of awesome attractions, and you’ll be able to discover more of them with your own set of wheels. Here are some sights you won’t want to miss: Trinity College (2 miles from the center of Hartford) Yale University (0.4 miles from the center of New Haven) Mystic Seaport - The Museum of America and the Sea (0.5 miles from the center of Mystic)
What are the best road trip destinations in Connecticut?
Adventure is waiting for you around every twist and turn of this incredible region. Connecticut is one of those special places where the journey is just as thrilling as each of its beautiful destinations. With your own ride, you can spend as long or as little as your heart desires discovering all there is to see. Get to know some (or all) of this place’s most well-known cities:

  • Bridgeport (population of 147,600)
  • New Haven (population of 130,300)
  • Stamford (population of 128,900)
  • Hartford (population of 124,000)

How can I get a cheap car rental in Connecticut?
Here are our top tips on how to hop behind the wheel of a rental car with some extra cash in your pocket:

  • Use our handy filter tool to help point you toward the cheapest car rental rates in town — and then compare the prices;
  • By entering your email address into our Price Drop Alert, you’ll be informed of all of the best prices for your chosen destination;
  • Search both airport and non-airport pickup locations to ensure you’re bagging the best possible price in town;
  • If you don’t mind which day of the week you pick up the keys to your car and your travel plans are flexible, experiment with days and dates to find the hottest deal;
  • Do what you can to keep your pickup time and your drop-off time the same. If you bring back your rental car later than you picked it up, you might have to pay for an entire extra day;
  • Sometimes rental outlets reward you with discounts if you pay as soon as you book, so keep your eyes peeled for these kinds of deals;
  • Don’t let the deal you’ve been searching for slip through your grasp. Book as soon as you can and lock in your ideal ride.

What is the most popular rental car category in Connecticut?
If all you need is four wheels and an engine, go for an economy car. They’re the most popular type of rental vehicle in Connecticut. On top of all the standard features, they come with advantages like fabulous fuel economy and cheaper rental fees. Grab the keys to one and zoom around Bridgeport and New Haven without a hitch.From sandy shores to rolling hills and coastal plains, Connecticut features some epic views. Why not hit the highway and marvel at a few of them? Leave town and embark on some day trips. An SUV is a perfect fit for those longer rides. With an ability to deal with every type of road, these bigger vehicles make it a pleasure to go off the beaten track.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Connecticut?
You’ll be glad to know that there’s a great range of both high-end and economy rentals in Connecticut. What you go with is largely dependent on how much you’re willing to spend and what you plan to do. Specialty and prestige vehicles are hard to beat if you’re all about comfort and class. If you want to indulge yourself, why not book a fully kitted-out SUV, or perhaps a fancy mid-size sedan? Alternatively, if you’re just after something to get you around town as economically as possible, we can help you out with a budget compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your pocket).
What side of the road do they drive on in Connecticut?
You’ll need to stick to the right while driving in Connecticut. In addition, take some extra care if it’s your first time behind the wheel here. Once you’ve got the hang of how the locals drive, relax and enjoy the scenery!
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in United States of America?
Normally, your chosen rental car company will charge the fined amount to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may share your contact information with local authorities so they can send a fine straight to you.

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