Qualification Terms and Conditions

Program Benefits

Program benefits are applicable to U.S. Hertz Platinum members only. Certain benefits may only be available at participating U.S. locations.


Hertz Platinum service requires an annual membership renewal fee for an additional period of 12 months. Hertz reserves the right to renew or reject a Platinum membership. A minimum FICO credit score of 700 is required for enrollment and renewals.

Guaranteed Reservations

All standard vehicles for U.S. rentals (classes A-F) are guaranteed with reservations for Platinum service. Car class may vary for international rentals. Hertz Prestige Collection and Hertz Adrenaline Collection® vehicles are also guaranteed only when you reserve one at a time of reservation booking.

Guaranteed Upgrade

A guaranteed upgrade at no additional cost applies when a Mid-Size or larger vehicle is booked at participating locations worldwide. Maximum upgrade is to a Premium car with a minimum reserved Mid-Size vehicle. Upgrade excludes Hertz Prestige Collection, Hertz Adrenaline Collection, and Dream Car Collection vehicles.

Payment Authorization

You authorize Hertz to process the charge for your annual Platinum membership against the credit or debit card you provide to Hertz. By authorizing Hertz to charge your credit/debit card, you agree to these Terms and Conditions.

Special Rates

Hertz will provide special rates on all car car classes including Hertz Prestige Collection and Hertz Adrenaline Collection vehicles.

Extended Weekend Rates

Weekend rates begin earlier and commence at 7 a.m. on Thursday.

Grace Period

Upon vehicle return you will be allotted a four-hour grace period for returns in the U.S. The grace period applies to car rental cost only and does not include any additional or optional services you have selected such as insurance options, SIRIUS satellite radio or Hertz NeverLost® .

Multiple Rentals and Vehicle Exchanges

Hertz retains the right to reasonably restrict multiple rentals as well as vehicle exchanges. Car classes of vehicles available for exchange may be limited.

Bonus Points for Platinum Members

The Platinum 25% bonus Hertz Gold Plus Rewards™ Points will be automatically calculated and credited to your account if you provide your Hertz number and request Gold Plus Rewards at time of reservation, rental, or return. To automatically receive the bonus points on all your qualifying rentals, follow the steps below:

1. Log in at www.hertz.com using your Hertz number and password

2. Click on “My Account”

3. Select “Membership Details”

4. Click the “Hertz Gold Plus Rewards” checkbox

All Hertz Gold Plus Rewards Terms and Conditions apply.

"Drive Back Service"

Upon request, "Drive Back Service" to the airport terminals at most airport locations are available.

Delivery Fees

Where permitted, delivery of your vehicle to the terminal at airports in the United States is complimentary. Depending on distance, a fee may apply for delivery to other locations such as private airfields without commercial service, hotels, businesses and private residences. Vehicle movements in excess of 100 miles are subject to local management discretion.

Spouse or Domestic Partner Benefits

Spouses and Domestic Partners may receive the same benefits as Platinum members. Reservations for a spouse and domestic partner must be made through the Hertz Platinum Reservations Center at 1-800-654-3090. Membership cards are not necessary for a spouse or domestic partner to rent from Hertz. All they require is the Platinum member's Platinum number and identification as a spouse or domestic partner. Platinum benefits are intended to be principally used by you and your spouse or domestic partner. Abuse of this privilege may result in your membership being cancelled or suspended.

Complimentary Ski Racks and Child Car Seats

Usage of ski racks and child car seats is complimentary to Platinum members and should be requested when making vehicle reservations.


All Hertz Platinum Membership and Rental Terms and Conditions apply, including the right to change, limit or modify the Platinum program or portions of the program at any time. Membership and qualification for Platinum depend on country of residency. The program may be terminated by Hertz upon six months' notice to members.

Above Terms and Conditions are applicable to U.S. Platinum members only. For clarification on above, please call 1-888-777-2400.