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Government and Military Car Rental Discounts

Welcome, service members. Thrifty Car Rental is proud to offer military and government car rental discounts and perks to those who serve our country – and their families, too. See below for special deals and programs for service members and families.

To show our gratitude to federal government employees and U.S. military service members, Thrifty offers the following benefits on government and military car rentals:

  • Free one car-class upgrade for official and government travel
  • No fee to join our Blue Chips Rewards Program
  • Enjoy convenient, well-lit airport parking options at all locations nationwide

To learn more about our government and military car rental discounts, visit our Government Program page.


Thrifty provides Canadian Federal Government employees and Canadian Military members with special rates and benefits that are available across Canada, such as a free membership application for Thrifty’s Blue Chip Rewards Program.

To learn more, visit our Canadian Government Program page.


Are you an employee of non-federal government offices? For all other government employees including state, county, and municipal, Thrifty will work with you to develop a program.

To learn more, visit our Non-Federal Government Employee page.


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If you are a military veteran who is currently a member of Veterans Advantage, you qualify for special benefits, such as a 5% military car rental discount. Learn more about the full benefits of renting with Thrifty as a Veterans Advantage member by visiting our Veterans Advantage page.


If you’re looking for even more ways to save on your next getaway, learn about how you can prepay and save or check out our current deals to see if any additional specials apply to your travel. Wherever you’re headed, save the Thrifty way.

Have any additional questions about military and government discounts with Thrifty? We're happy to help.

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