How old do you have to be to rent a car in Connecticut?

I live in Florida but I’m flying to New England for a short vacation. I won’t have my car with me, so I’ll have to rent a vehicle. I know you have to be older than 16 to drive a car, but how old do you have to be to rent one in Connecticut?

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Answer provided by
Maxine Boyko
Answered on Jul 04, 2022
Escaping the heat, are we? In Connecticut, you’ll need to be at least 21 years old to rent a car. Many companies may also charge a young driver’s fee if you’re 21 to 24 years old. Check with the company you’re renting from about their specific rental qualifications and requirements.
Don’t forget to also bring a credit card for payment and deposit, a valid photo ID/driver’s license, and proof of insurance at the time of booking. Have fun and stay safe on your travels!
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