Getting a discount car rental is easier than you may think. There are so many car rental discount codes and coupons it may seem difficult to figure out which one will save you the most.
National Budget Discount Car Rental
Discount car rentals are available across the US. While National, Enterprise and do not advertise military discount car rentals, Avis, Alamo and Budget do. Senior discount rental cars are available from National but Alamo, Enterprise and Avis do not advertise such rate specials.
If you are looking for rental car discount codes, start your search online. Use your favorite search engine to search for “Budget car rental discount codes” or “car rental discount code”, with the quotes. You can also go car rental agency websites to find their free upgrade or dollar-off car rental discount.
There are plenty of places to find paper discount car rental coupons as well. Schools and booster clubs often sell Entertainment and Gold C books as a fundraiser, these books contain a number of discount car and truck rental coupons. Using just one or two coupons from these books usually saves you more than the cost of the book, and there are hundreds of coupons in each.
Alamo, Budget, Avis, National, Hertz and Enterprise rent a car coupon discounts are all available in the Entertainment book. Enterprise rent a car discount codes are widely available through thousands of membership-based organizations including AARP and AAA.
Enterprise rent a car discounts can be sent to you weekly via email as well. Join their Express Lane program and you’ll not only be purvey to special deals, you’ll also save time when you check out and return your car. Some membership specials include 50% off weekend rentals, free double upgrades and even free days for 3+ rental durations.
Dollar rent a car discounts are available online and in some coupon books, but the majority of their discounts are sold through travel brokers. To get the best discount rental car deal from Dollar, look to Travelocity or Yahoo Travel.
When you use a code or coupon to discount a rental car, keep the discount code and/or coupon with you until you have returned the car. This will save you headache and money should the original reservation be lost. You can print your online coupon from the web or, if you enter the code during an online reservation, you should print out your confirmation with the discount taken out.
Thrifty Car Rental
Don’t be mistaken, thrifty does not necessarily mean cheap. The Thrifty car rental fleet is filled with quality DaimlerChrysler vehicles, from Kia Rios to Dodge Ram trucks. There are more than 600 Thrifty rent a car offices around the world, from Australia to the Middle East to our neighbors to the north.
International Thrifty Car Rental
Thrifty car rental Canada has offices in ten of the twelve providences. There are close to 100 Thrifty rent a car Canada locations. Thrifty serves 17 countries in Europe, seven countries and island in the South Pacific and eight countries in the Middle East.
Thrifty rental car fleets are made up of the best automobiles available in each region they serve. In the Middle East, Thrifty car rentals include Fiat Palio, Toyota Corolla, Mercedes E200 and Hyundai H1. Cars in Australia include Hyundai Getz, Mitsubishi Magna, Holden Commodor and Toyote Tarago. US fleets include Sebring convertible; the Dodge Caliber, Stratus, Magnum, Charger, Durango, PT Cruiser and Caravan, and the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty.
Using the Thrifty Car Rental System
Thrifty car rental coupons are available online and in coupon books around the world. Many of the discount codes and coupons are hosted on their website. From their home page, look for the tab along the top of the window that says DEALS.
You can also find Thrifty car rental coupons (printable and digital promotion codes) in cyberspace. Use your favorite search engine to look for “Thrifty rental car coupon”, without the quotes.
Thrifty car rentals are pretty easy to reserve using their online system. The website for Thrifty is somewhat well designed and navigation is simple. From the Thrifty rent a car home page you can enter your pick up and drop off location, dates and times of pick up and drop off, as well as an optional Thrifty car rental discount coupon code, then press the green GO button.
If there are multiple offices in the city you entered, you’ll be able to choose the most convenient location on the next menu. The next step is to choose the Thrifty car rental type you would like. Rate and size are listed on the next page. Select the car you would like to rent and on the next menu you’ll choose options like safety seats and a navigation system.
Press the GO button from the options page and on the next you’ll enter limited personal information then click the GO button. Your reservation will be confirmed on the next page. Print the confirmation number on the final page and keep it with you before you head to the rental office.
There are a few special programs offered by Thrifty. Blue Chip is their frequent renter program, with free membership, faster counter service, half off upgrades and one free day for each sixteen you pay for. Then there are the corporate discount rates by Thrifty rent a car. Join the corporate program and your company can receive the same benefits as Blue Chip with the addition of limited liability for damage.
After a car or truck has transported passenger the equivelant of four round trips from Fairbanks, Alaska to Orlando, Florida, Thrifty Rent a Car sells it for a discount. Thrifty rental car sales are well cared for and maintained but a third party inspection is recommended. One great program at the Thrifty rent a car IND airport in Indiana is their car wash and oil change service.