If you want to see everything Stamford has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Avis. Stop wasting your vacation waiting on the bus, or being nickel and dimed with ride-shares or taxis. Having your own car allows you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your upcoming getaway to Connecticut even better with an Avis rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With over one-hundred thousand people, Stamford is a city that has plenty going on. You're sure to have a pleasant time here, thanks to Stamford's small-town atmosphere. However, you may have your sights set on its rich past that is a beacon for history buffs and a locale Historic interest. No matter what you decide on first, you'll want to check out as much of Stamford as possible while on your road trip. And with your Avis rental car, you'll be able to see and do more of what this city offers.
CarRentals.com works with the best companies in the industry. Avis was the first car rental business located in an airport and have over seventy years of providing rental cars to visitors from all over. With over 5,000 locations globally and a diverse fleet of cars, Avis is sure to provide you a great experience from pick-up to drop-off.
Frequently asked questions
How do I get the best prices on a Stamford Avis rental car?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest price, whether you book. But getting your car ahead of time can help you save even more. Be sure to keep the car under one driver's name and check the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
What do I need to bring when I pick up my rental car in Stamford?
You'll need to carry with you your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
What's Stamford's minimum age to rent a car?
Avis's minimum age to rent a car in Stamford is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an added fee if you are under 25. Take time to check Avis's policies to determine what the total cost is for you.
Is there a particular vehicle I should get for my trip to Stamford?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Stamford. Economy or compact vehicles are great for short drives and are easier to park. Commute times in Stamford average 26 minutes, so you may find a SUV or mid-size car more comfortable. If you want to decrease your emissions and save on gas, then opt for a hybrid vehicle. Those looking for a touch of luxury on their Stamford trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Audi A4 or similar.
Does the United States require car insurance?
In the United States you do need to have insurance before you rent a car. Many of the major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) generally provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Be sure to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Stamford. Additionally, as a U.S. citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Avis car rental?
Avis does require a deposit when you book your rental. Avis will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip. Please note that the deposit can vary greatly depending on the make and model of the rental.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Avis?
We encourage a full tank policy. You pick up your Avis rental with full tank, and you should return it topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Avis.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Stamford?
Stamford has plenty to keep you entertained, but you may want to drive to nearby cities to find out what else Connecticut has to offer. You can explore the rest of the area free of mileage limits once you've checked off all the activities in Stamford.
Can I get a one-way rental from Avis?
Avis usually offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental car at another location. However, there may be an additional fee when you opt for one-way.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Stamford, having the keys to your own car lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to check out more of Connecticut, you can drive wherever you want to, without having to hanging out a stop waiting for the bus or wave down a taxi.
Before you head out of town, book your Avis Stamford car rental and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Book with CarRentals.com and drive the highway in Stamford, Connecticut.