Short-term car rental, or, as it is called, carsharing in recent years has become increasingly popular. However, not everyone is aware of the features of this type of car rental, its advantages, and disadvantages.
Carsharing is a type of rental vehicle for a short period of time. The term of renting a vehicle at carsharing is from one to several hours to one day.
The amount of rent depends on the time of use of the vehicle and its mileage during this time.
The positive thing about carsharing is that this service is available around the clock and on any day of the week. Usually, cars provided for short-term rental are located in parking lots located in different areas of the city, so it is likely that you can get to one of them quickly and on foot.
In order to use carsharing services, initially, you should find out if such a service is available in your region. You can do this by searching the phrase “car sharing” along with the name of your city, or by reviewing the list of companies for car sharing (for example, on Wikipedia).
The following actions are performed according to this algorithm:
Reputable organizations, concluding a short-term car rental agreement with you, send a smart card to the tenant, which is used like a car key.
Car sharing has its negative:
But despite certain disadvantages, the demand for car sharing is growing.