Emerald Club
Emerald Club Benefits

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The power of speed and choice that comes with our signature Aisle area is just the beginning. As an Emerald Club member, you also enjoy an A-list of other benefits:

  • Choose your car. Choose whatever rental car you'd like from the Aisle and only pay the reserved Midsize rate.
  • Peace of Mind. EmeraldAlertsSM provide you with essential rental information at your fingertips.
  • Faster rentals. Bypass the counter.
  • Faster returns. With E-receipts, there's no need to wait for an agent to give you a receipt. Then with Drop & Go℠ service you can drop off the car and be on your way
  • Reward choices. Select from Free Rental Days, frequent-flyer miles or hotel rewards.
  • Fast online renting. Make online reservations with just a few clicks at
  • No second-driver fees.Never pay extra when family members and business associates do the driving.
  • Special offers. Receive exclusive members-only discounts and offers through our periodic emails.

Our members who rent frequently can aspire to Emerald Club Executive® and Emerald Club Executive Elite® statuses, which promise more exclusive benefits including the choice of Fullsize or better car classes from the Executive area and much more.

Executive and Executive Elite status:

Rent your way to even more rewards and recognition.

Emerald Club Executive® status is yours with 12 paid rentals or 40 paid rental days in a calendar year. You'll enjoy all the benefits of Emerald Club® membership plus a higher level of privileges, including:

  • Choice of Fullsize or better cars from our exclusive Executive area.
  • Guaranteed upgrades: You always pay for one car class less than the car you reserved.
  • One Free Rental Day with six rental credits.

Emerald Club Executive Elite® status is attainable with 25 paid rentals or 85 paid rental days in a calendar year. You'll enjoy all the benefits of Executive status plus:

  • A guaranteed car (up to a Fullsize) with 24-hour notice.
  • Vehicle delivery to most private airport terminals at many U.S. National locations.
  • One Free Rental Day (any car class with no blackout dates) with just five rental credits.

Some restrictions apply. See Program Rules for details.

How to use the Executive area:

  • Simply reserve a Midsize car at participating counter bypass locations in the U.S. or Canada.
  • When you arrive at the location, follow the Executive signs and go directly to the Executive area.
  • Choose any car on the Executive area (all cars are Fullsize or higher classes) and you'll only be charged the reserved Midsize rate.

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