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Hertz and Gold Plus Rewards

Gold Plus Rewards is the loyalty scheme for Hertz car rentals. Our main introduction to Hertz Gold Plus Rewards is here.

For UK residents, the best partner for crediting Hertz rentals is likely to be Virgin Atlantic.  You earn 1,000 Virgin Flying Club points per rental.

You can find out more, and book a rental, on the Hertz website here.

Good Marriott Bonvoy hotel offer if you are renting a car with Hertz

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How does the Hertz car rental benefit for Amex Gold cardholders work?

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How to maximise Hertz Gold Plus Rewards points – our comprehensive review

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How does the Hertz and Amex Platinum ‘4 hour grace period’ work?

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Hertz files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection with $19 BILLION of debt

Car rental giant Hertz has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US after 102 years of trading.  This does NOT include its international operations, so any pre-paid bookings made for .....

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How to get a one-way Hertz UK car rental for just £1

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Get 3,000 Lufthansa Miles & More miles with a 2-day Hertz car rental

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