Blue Chip Rewards & Benefits

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Blue Chip Rewards & Benefits

Get on the road faster and earn the best benefits with Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards

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Skip The Counter^

Skip the counter and go straight to the lot

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Free Authorized Additional Driver

Spouse or domestic partner

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Quicker Reservations

Enjoy quicker reservations, pick-up and returns

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Earn Free* Days

Earn free days with Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards

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Priority Counter Service^

Priority counter service when needed

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Free Membership

Join for free – no fees, dues or contracts

* Points for free days are valid for U.S. and Canadian residents only. Taxes and fees excluded. Terms apply.
^ Available at Select Locations

Frequently Asked Questions about Blue Chip Rewards. 

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Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards Benefits

Membership Criteria Free to Join
Loyalty Program 
Earning Points $1 = 1 Point
Free Day Redemption 500 Points Weekend / 625 Points Weekday
Point Expiration Rent at least 1x in 24 months
While Renting 
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Best Car Reserved for You
or Choose your Own
E-Return – Drop the Keys and Go
Free Authorized Additional Driver
(Spouse or Domestic Partner)

U.S. and Canada Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards Points

Planning a vacation is even sweeter when it’s free. Use your Blue Chip Rewards points for free rental days* starting at 500 points.

Weekend Rentals Points Needed
1 Free Weekend Rental Day* 500
2 Free Weekend Rental Days* 1000
3 Free Weekend Rental Days* 1500
1 Free Weekend Rental (up to 4 days)* 2000
Week Day Rentals Points Needed
1 Free Week Day Rental Day* 625
2 Free Week Day Rental Days* 1250
3 Free Week Day Rental Days* 1875
4 Free Week Day Rental Days* 2500
Weekly Rentals Points Needed
1 Free Weekly Rental* 2550
2 Free Weekly Rentals* 5000

Ready to start enjoying the rewards and benefits of Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards? Click the button below to become aThrifty Blue Chip Rewards member - it's free!

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*Terms and Conditions

  1. Taxes and fees excluded. Additional terms apply.
  2. Earn 1 point per qualifying U.S. $1 spent.
  3. Points may only be redeemed on Compact, Mid-size, Standard or Full-size vehicles.
  4. Point redemptions apply to per day time and mileage charges only.
  5. Points may only be redeemed within the U.S. and Canada at Thrifty Car Rental, according to the renting locations terms and conditions and subject to availability and blackout dates.
  6. Advance Reservations Required.
  7. Redeeming points can only be done online or by phone.
  8. A free weekend rental day starts at 500 points for a Compact, Mid-size, Standard or a Full-size car in the U.S. and Canada.
  9. Blue Chip Rewards points do not expire as long as you have Thrifty Blue Chip Rewards rental activity in the prior 24 months. Activity means a Blue Chip Reward point was either earned or redeemed on a rental.
  10. Industry discount rates, tour rates, complimentary rentals and certificate rentals do not qualify for Blue Chip Rewards points.

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