Rewards Program Page

Hertz Gold Plus Rewards (#1 Club)

Rewards Program Information

Program Benefits

Hertz #1 Club members save time when making reservations, may obtain member discounts and special offers and as well as earn free rental days. Members earn 1 Hertz Gold Plus Rewards Point for every qualifying dollar they spend. Gold Plus rewards start at 500 points.

Also Enjoy these dicounted rates and specials

  • Members may receive a special discount on rentals in the U.S. Canada and Europe
  • Enjoy additional e-mail offers for discounts, upgrades and more
  • No additional drive charge for spouse or domestic partner
  • Receive a discount on the rental of infant and child seats

Enjoy Faster Reservations and Rentals

  • Speed-faster booking process by providing a #1 Club Number
  • Savings - special rentals rates in the U.S., Canada and Europe
  • Online Check-In - Just complete check-in online at and bring confirmation to one of the Hertz self-service express kiosk or Express counter locations

Annual Fee ($)


How to Earn

Min Miles/Points to Redeem

500 points.

Elite Qualifications

#1 Club Gold Members = $60 annual fee to become a #1 Club Gold Member.


#1 Club Gold Five Star Member = 10+ rentals in a 12 month period or $5,000 to $6,999 in revenue.


#1 Club Gold President's Circle = 40+ rentals in a 12 month period or $7,000+ in revenue or 120+ days charged.

Elite Benefits

  GoldFive StarPresidents CircleOther Details
 Membership Criteria$60 Annual membership fee

One of the following must be met within the soecified 12-month period:

10 or more rentals or

$5,000 or $6,999 in revenue

One of the following must be met within the specified 12-month period:

- 40 or more rentals

- $7,000 or more in revenue

- 120 or more days charged

The qualification periods begin on January 1 and run through Decemeber 31, of every year. All qualified rentals within that time will be tallied and membership status wil be updated the following April.
 Membership Services    
 Guaranteed Vehicle ReservationsNo Guaranteed reservations at participating locationsPresidents Circle Members will have a guaranteed reservation on standard vehicles with a minimum of 2 hours advanced reservations
 Expediited Rental ServiceStandard designated Gold parking stallsStandard designated Gold parking stallsDesignated President's Circle parking stallDesignated parking stall will be available for all Gold and Five Star Members. President's Circle parking stalls will be those most convenient for pick-up.
 Upgrade & Bonuses    
 UpgradesNoOne-car-class subject to availabilityGuaranteed one-car-class upgradeAt all participating locatons in the U.S., Canada and select European locations. The Maximum upgrade is to a Premium class vehicle.
 BonusesNoA deposit of 600 Gold Plus Rewards Points will be made to member's account after every 15 qualifying rentals.A deposit of 600 Gold Plus Rewards Points will be made to member's account after every 15 qualifying rentals. Gold Plus Rewards Points are redeemable toward free rental days, airline miles, hotel points and more. Free days begin with 500 Gold Plus rewards points. Qualifying rentals are paid rentals using member's #1 Club Number.
 Rewards & Exclusive Offers    


 Members earn Gold Plus rewards points on all qualified rentals. Earn 10% bonus on Gold Plus Rewards Points on all qualified rentals. Earn 25% bonus on Gold Plus Rewards points on all qualified rentals. Simply provide Gold Plus Rewards number or card when making Hertz rental reservations and receive a Gold Plus Rewards Point for every qualified dollar spent

Exclusive Offers

 No E-mail offer with limited blackout dates E-mail offers with limited blackout datesThe offers will be unrestricted as to the date of use and may be used during AnyDay periods at locations in the U.S., and Canada and are subject to vehicle availability


Hertz Gold Plus Rewards is a new program offered to Hertz Gold Members once members obtain Gold Status

Members Enjoy:

  • Points that don't expire
    • as long as member has any Hertz Gold Plus Rewards program activity within 24 months
  • Rewards without blackout dates
  • Members can redeem points toward a wide variety of best-in-class cars
  • Redeem for a day, a week or a weekend rental
  • It only takes 500 points to earn a free weekend day
    • may not be available in all cities

Car Upgrade?

Hertz No.1 Club (Gold Plus Rewards Member)
Hertz No.1 Club Gold Member
Hertz No.1 Club Gold Five Star
Hertz No.1 Club Gold President's Circle

Car Upgrade Info

Five Star Members receive one-car-class upgrade subject to availability.

Presidents Circle Memebers receive a guaranteed one-car-class upgrade available at all participating locations in the U.S., Canada and select European locations. The maximum upgrade is to a Premium class vehicle.

Guaranteed Availability?

Hertz No.1 Club (Gold Plus Rewards Member)
Hertz No.1 Gold Member
Hertz Five Star Member
Hertz Presidents Circle Member

Guaranteed Availability Info

Hertz Presidents Circle Members are guaranteed a vehicle reservation at particpating locations on standard vehicles with a minimum of 2 hours advanced reservations.

Bonus Offers Info

Hertz #1 Five Star and Presidents Circle members receive e-mail offers with limited blackout dates.

Skip the Line?

Hertz No. 1 Club (Gold Plus Rewards)
Hertz No. 1 Gold Member
Hertz No. 1 Club Five Star Member
Hertz No. 1 Club Presidents Club

Skip the Line Info

Hertz #1 club gold members receive access to skip the line

Online Account Management?


No Expiration of Credits/Points?


Expiration of Credits/Points Info

Hertz Gold Plus Rewards points earned are valid for two years from the end of the calendar year from which they were earned.

No Blackout Dates?


Blackout Dates Info

Blackout periods may apply for Standard Rewards certificate redemptons and may vary from blackout periods for other Hertz programs.

Other Partners

Airline Partners

  • Aer Lingus
  • Aeromexico
  • AeroSvit
  • Air Baltic
  • Air Berlin
  • Air Canada Aeroplan
  • Air China
  • Air France
  • Air Jamaica
  • Air New Zealand
  • Air Transat
  • AirTran Airways
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Alitalia
  • All Nippon Airways
  • American Airlines
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Avianca
  • Brussels Airlines
  • Caribbean Airlines
  • Cathay Pacific Airways
  • China Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • China Southern Airlines- Sky Pearl Club
  • Cityjet
  • Continental Airlines OnePass
  • Continental Airlines OnePass/Copa Airlines
  • Croatia Airlines
  • CSA Czech Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • El Al Israel Airlines
  • Emirtaes
  • Etihad Airways
  • EVA Air
  • Finnair
  • Frontier Airlines
  • Gol Airlines
  • Gulf Air
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Iberia
  • Iceland Air
  • Jet Airways
  • JetBlue Airways
  • Korean Air
  • LAN- LanPass
  • Lufthansa
  • Malaysia Airlines
  • Malev Airlines
  • Midwest Airlines
  • Oman Air
  • Pacific Blue
  • Philippine Airlines
  • Qatar Airways
  • Royal Brunei Airlines
  • Ryanair
  • SAS-Scandinavian Airlines
  • SATA
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Southwest Airline
  • Spanair
  • Spirit Airlines
  • SriLankan Airlines
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • Swiss International Airline
  • TAM Fidelidade
  • TAP Portugal
  • Thai Airways
  • Transaero Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • US Airways
  • Virgin America
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Virgin Australia
  • VLM Airlines

Hotel Partners

Marriot Rewards members are eligible to earn:

  • 500 points on all qualifying Hertz rentals worldwide
  • Simply provide the Marriott Rewards membership number when making a reservation or at the counter
  • Mention the Program Discount Number for special discounts and benefits

Age Requirement to Join

Minimum age for enrollment in Hertz #1 Club is 21 (exceptions apply).

Sponsoring Companies

Current Promotions

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