Avis Budget


McMaster University business travelers will benefit from every trip with AVIS and BUDGET as we have negotiated special rates and services. With this partnership, McMaster faculty, staff, alumni and students receive significant savings and benefits.  

Plus, as an Avis or Budget business traveler, you'll receive personalized service by enrolling in Avis Preferred and Budget Fastbreak. You can earn Aeroplan® reward miles or Avis Preferred points with Avis - Earn Air Miles® reward miles with Budget.

The Avis Worldwide Discount ( AWD ) code is: A029500       

The Budget Corporate Discount ( BCD ) code is:  A290500

Getting you there the way you want to go. With a complimentary membership, you will skip the counter and paperwork at many locations and go straight to your car.  Please Click here to enroll in Avis Preferred


You put a lot into travel.  Avis Preferred gives you something back.  Introducing Avis Preferred Points.  Each rental not only gets you closer to a higher level of service benefits, but you also earn reward points. You will have the ability to redeem points how you want, on rentals, upgrades and optional products.  Already have an Avis Wizard number?  Click here to update your profile to Opt-in for Points.

Welcome Bonus:  You will receive a 250 point Welcome Bonus when you Opt-in for points and complete 1 rental within 3 months!  


Avis will match your Elite status from other car rental suppliers.  To request a status match, send an e-mail to [email protected] with Proof of Status and you'll be upgraded in no time.

As an Avis Preferred® member, you have more freedom over the ride that's right for you, even at the last minute.  Keep the vehicle that has been pre-assigned or select another vehicle in the “Exchange” rows.  Click here for more information.

Join Budget Fastbreak and leave the waiting behind. The program is free to join, and lets you set all of your travel preferences online. So when the open road calls, you can simply flash your license, grab your keys and go.  Click here to enroll in Fastbreak.


Simply use the Avis Leisure Worldwide Discount (AWD) number A029590 or Budget Leisure Corporate Discount (BCD) number A290590 to save up to 25% off.