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Connecticut

Connecticut Car Rental

When you need a Connecticut car rental to get around the state, SIXT is there for you. No matter if your rental needs are in Hartford or West Haven, we have a location that is convenient for you. We offer affordable luxury with a fleet of premium cars available at affordable prices. We offer locations that are conveniently located downtown so it’s easy for you to pick up your rent a car in Connecticut. Whether you need the traction of an SUV for a Connecticut winter, or you need a minivan to take the family on vacation, we have something for you. 

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SIXT Services in Connecticut

Whether you have business meetings in Hartford or are visiting Yale University in New Haven, we have the perfect Connecticut car rental for you. If you're on a budget, you can book one of our compact cars. For a romantic weekend, opt for an SUV. Other options at Connecticut locations include pickups and passenger vans. Further customize your booking with extras such as GPS or child seats. Whether you need just a one-day rental or longer weekly rental we have the perfect option to meet your travel needs. 

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Good to know when you’re visiting Connecticut

Car rental under 25 in Connecticut

You must be at least 21 with a valid driver’s license to rent a car with SIXT in Connecticut. Some larger and specialty car categories require drivers to be 25. An underage driver fee applies to those under 25. 

Documents you need to rent a car in Connecticut

All renters will need a valid driver’s license. International renters also need their passport, and an international driving permit if their license uses a non-Roman alphabet like Cyrillic or Arabic. 

Flexible rental options

Don’t stress if your plans in Connecticut are uncertain. Book with the “Pay Later” option and you can cancel your reservation free of charge. 
 

Best cities to visit in Connecticut

  • Bristol: This city is right in the heart of Connecticut but only about one hour from the coast. Here you will find ample things to do, as well as several special events and a long colorful history for you to learn about. Soak in the natural beauty of the scenic hills in the fall in this city with a small-town feel.  
  • New Haven: The city of New Haven combines a sophisticated urban environment with the old-world charm of days gone by in New England. Prominent theaters like the Shubert Theater and the Longboard Theater make for great evenings and the Yale University Art Gallery is a great spot to spend an afternoon browsing amazing works of art. 
  • Essex: Many people in this area describe Essex as the perfect small American town. The downtown area of Essex is a great blend of art, history, shops and restaurants with tons of things to explore. Spend an afternoon or an entire weekend seeing everything that this quaint town has to offer. 

Summer 2021 in Connecticut

A great place to spend a summer afternoon is the town of Mystic. The Mystic Seaport Museum is the largest maritime museum in the US, and you can stroll along the water after your visit. Another great stop is the Mystic Aquarium if you have kids along. You can also spend a summer afternoon riding the roller coasters at Lake Compounce. If you're looking for something low-key to do, stop in the charming town of Chester. 

Why rent with Sixt?

Why rent with Sixt?
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Premium fleet of german cars
  • Car rental made quick and easy
  • Unlimited miles on standard vehicles
  • Free cancellation when you pay on arrival
  • Friendly 24/7 customer service

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