When you lease a BMW, you are looking for the ultimate in convenience as you enjoy the ultimate driving machine. That is why BMW of Cincinnati North is dedicated to making your lease as simple and hassle-free as possible from start to finish. When it comes time to return your BMW lease, you can now take advantage of the only Drive-Up Lease Return Center in the region. Simply drive up to our Chicago dealership and drop off the keys - we'll handle the rest. No matter where you leased your BMW from, you can return it right here at BMW of Cincinnati North.

We know that all too often the lease return process can be an unwanted hassle. Making an appointment at the dealership, getting your vehicle inspected, and putting all the paperwork in order can simply take too much time. That is why we have set out to streamline the process. With our Drive-Up Lease Return Center, all you have to do is park in one of our two designated spots, drop off your keys and paperwork, and have your license plates removed. From start to finish, the whole process can be completed in a matter of minutes, and you will be on your way.

You can take advantage of our Drive-Up Lease Return center to return any BMW lease. Even if you did not lease the vehicle from BMW of Cincinnati North, you can still return it here and benefit from our numerous incentives and offers in the process. If you still need an inspection of your lease return, or if you have over miles to pay for, don't worry - we can handle the entire end-of-lease process when you drop off your leased BMW. Returning a leased vehicle doesn't need to be a stressful multistage process, and we are here to prove it at BMW of Cincinnati North.

No matter which direction you choose to take after returning your lease, we are here to help. If you desire to lease a new vehicle, our team of BMW specialists can walk you through our inventory and help you pick out the perfect model. If you are looking to buy your next BMW, or purchase the vehicle that you had previously leased, then we can handle that as well. We offer the full lineup of popular BMW models and are an M Certified Center, allowing us to carry the highest-performance models in the BMW family. Whatever you are looking for in your next vehicle, you will find it right here at BMW of Cincinnati North.

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Q: What is a Drive-Up Lease Return Center?

A: A Drive-Up Lease Return Center is a facility that allows you to return your leased BMW.

Q: What do I need to bring with me?

A: You will need the remainder of your lease documents, including any prepaid service charges, the documentation received at signing, and all keys.

Q: Why should I turn in my BMW lease at BMW of Cincinnati North?

A: You will be able to turn in your BMW quickly and easily without the added stress of taking it back to where you leased it. We can handle everything for you all in one convenient spot and we offer a number of incentives for turning it back to us including access to our Loaner Car Program, late-night drop-off, and much more! You will also have the opportunity to take advantage of our numerous service offers, available only at BMW of Cincinnati North.

Q: What happens if I have any lease end fees after inspection?

A: We encourage you to take care of all your lease obligations prior to returning your vehicle and we can assist with that process. If you fail to do so, you will receive an invoice from BMW Financial Services invoicing you for the un-settled cost.

Q: Do I need to make an appointment?

A: No, there is no appointment necessary. While you aren't required to set an appointment we do request that you plan to arrive between 9:00 am-5:00 pm M-F. You are also free to schedule an appointment if you feel more comfortable by doing so by clicking below.

Q: Is anything different about this process compared to other lease returns?

A: Yes! This is easily the best way to return as we can handle your inspection and return of your lease all at one time.

Q: How easy is it to drive in and drop off the keys?

A: It couldn't be more convenient. You can drive into one of our two designated Drive-Up Return spots and turn in the keys as soon as your car is inspected.

Q: Who can use this service?

A: Anyone who has leased or financed their BMW can drive in and return it.

Q: Can I get some more information on leasing my BMW from BMW of Cincinnati North?

A: Yes! We can provide you with more information on leasing your BMW. Please contact us at (513) 782-1122 for further assistance or simply browse our new BMW inventory and use our online buying services.

Q: How long does it take?

A: Returning your lease takes about 30 minutes. There is minimal paperwork to sign and we'll help remove your license plates. If you haven't had the vehicle inspected, we can help with that, too!

Q: What are your lease return hours and days?

A: Monday-Friday between 9:00 am and 5:30 pm.

Q: Where do I pay the disposition fee?

A: The disposition fee is waived if you buy a new BMW, lease it, or exchange your current vehicle. If not, the disposition fee would be reimbursed to BMW Financial Services. A bill will be sent after the lease has been returned.

Q: Can I return my lease early?

A: Yes. Please contact BMW of Cincinnati North at (513) 782-1122 or have a look at our New BMW Inventory if you want to buy a new BMW. If you do not intend on purchasing another automobile, please call 800-578-5000 for the BMW Financial Services.

Q: What's the difference between a pre-inspection and a final inspection?

A: A lease maturity pre-inspection is meant to provide lessees the opportunity to correct any issues before turning in their lease. You will receive a bill for any chargeable damages. The BMW of Cincinnati North Auto Spa and Body Shop can also give you an estimate for repairs if needed. Because the final inspection does not allow lessees to repair expenses, it should be completed just before the lease is returned.

Q: Who is responsible for the damages?

A: As a BMW lease customer, you are responsible for all damages incurred as per the contract.

Q: Can you do the work to repair the damages?

A: The BMW of Cincinnati North Auto Spa and Body Shop can repair the work. For an estimate, please contact us and we will happily arrange the transportation of your vehicle to their facilities.

Q: What about my over miles?

A: Over mileage charges vary from $.25/mile to $.30/mile, depending on the model.

Q: Does the car have to be inspected before returning it?

A: It is BMW of Cincinnati North's policy to accept only properly inspected lease returns. Any return that has not been inspected before being returned is subject to auction damage charges. We strongly advise taking the automobile for inspection at our facility on 105 W Kemper Rd in Cincinnati, OH 45246, which is also open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Q: Can I return the leased vehicle and lease a new car all on the same day?

A: Yes! At BMW of Cincinnati North, we are dedicated to assisting our customers in completing this task as quickly and painlessly as possible. Please call us at (513) 782-1122 or complete the form on this page to get started.