American Airlines (AA)

American Airlines (AA)


Rentals picked up May 1, 2004 and beyond, AAdvantage members will be eligible to earn: One mile for each dollar spent on qualifying rentals.

  • Transactions occurring outside the U.S. will be converted into U.S. dollars to determine mileage award.
  • Mileage will not be awarded on taxes, fuel or fees.
  • A flight will not be required to earn miles.
  • U.S. Service Center: 1-800-882-8880
  • Program Discount number: 217692
  • You can now request Missing Mileage Credit. Retroactive Mileage Credit can be requested up to 12 months after rental date. Click the "Retroactive Credit Form" below for details.
  • For rentals in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and Canada when the renter chooses to receive miles in the American Airlines AAdvantage program the Frequent Flyer Surcharge will be calculated based on the Federal Excise Tax expense incurred by Hertz when it purchases miles from American Airlines. Under the Tax Relief Act of 1997, all companies that purchase Frequent Flyer miles from airlines must pay a 7.5% Excise Tax on the cost of those miles (on average, 6 cents per day).


To earn mileage in the AAdvantage program, rental must occur in a participating location WORLDWIDE. Members of the American Airlines AAdvantage program can rent at Hertz U.S. airport and downtown locations.


American Airlines reserves the right to change AAdvantage® program rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers at any time without notice, and to end the AAdvantage® program with six months notice. Any such changes may affect your ability to use the awards or mileage credits that you have accumulated. American Airlines is not responsible for products or services offered by other participating companies. For complete details about the AAdvantage® program, visit AmericanAirlines and AAdvantage are trademarks of American Airlines, Inc.