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Short-Term Car Lease vs Monthly Car Rental

When you need temporary transportation, you may be considering if you should get a short-term car lease or a monthly car rental. Although it is possible to lease a car for a month, it is hard to find a leasing company that will agree to it. Not to mention, most one-month car leases require a credit check, and have rigid start and end dates.

What sets monthly car rentals apart from leases is that you can rent by the month without having any long-term commitments. Rentals are typically less expensive and don’t require a credit check. Simply put, renting a car gives you more freedom, flexibility, and savings. 


 Monthly Car Rental

 One-Month Car Lease

 Easy to find- visit any US Budget location!

 Difficult to find

 Credit check not required

 Requires a credit check

 No additional ownership fees

 Includes fees for ownership and leasing

 Enjoy flexibility, rent from month to month

 Rigid start and end dates


Enjoy Big Savings When You Pay Today

Rent directly on and pay now to save up to 35% off. Click “Pay Now” when you book to take advantage of this exclusive deal.


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Check out this featured list of Budget coupon codes, and find the best deal for your next car rental. Get discounts, upgrades, and more!


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Drive the Pacific Coast Highway

Take your long-term car rental down California State Route 1 and experience scenic beaches, unusual landmarks, and delicious cuisine. 


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Unique Road Trips from Chicago

Traveling outside of Chicago can be exciting, adventurous, and maybe even a little nerve-racking. Find Chicago-based trip ideas here!


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Explore North Carolina By Car

Use your monthly car rental to tour North Carolina’s unforgettable beaches, mountains, and attractions. This is a road trip you won’t want to miss! 


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