SOURCE: The Hertz Corporation

January 17, 2007 17:25 ET

Drive Out of Florida as Easy as $1, $2, $3

Hertz's Florida Drive Out Offers $1, $2, and $3 Rates on One-Way Rentals From Florida to 36 Northern Cities

PARK RIDGE, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 17, 2007 -- For as little as $1 a day, renters planning to drive North out of the Sunshine State this spring can score significant savings with Hertz's Florida "Drive Out" Program available for rental pick-up April 8 through June 30, 2007. For customers reserving an economy car in January, Hertz's Florida Drive Out Rate is $1 a day; for economy car reservations made in February, the rate is $2 a day and for economy car reservations made in March, the economy car rate is $3 per day.

The Florida Drive Out program includes economy through full-size cars and SUVs, as well as unlimited mileage, and no drop-off charges. For other car classes, customers can take advantage of the following rates:

Car Class               Daily                           Weekly
Economy                 $1, 2, 3 (depending on month)   $9.99
Compact                 $4.99                           $29.99
Intermediate            $9.99                           $59.99
Standard                $12.99                          $77.99
Full-Size               $14.99                          $79.99
Premium                 $19.99                          $99.99
SUV                     $39.99                          $199.99
Mid-Size SUV            $19.99                          $99.99
Minivan                 $39.99                          $199.99
Reservations for these low Florida Drive Out rates must be made by March 31, 2007 and customers must request Rate Code (RQ Code) "1WAY" at time of booking. Daily rental rates are available on rentals of one to four days and weekly rentals are available on rentals of five to fourteen days. Florida Drive Out rates cannot be combined with any other promotion, offer or discount and is subject to availability.
Hertz Florida Drive Out  Pick Up Airport Locations:

Fort Lauderdale   Jacksonville  Orlando  West Palm Beach
Fort Myers        Miami         Tampa

Participating Destinations (Airport and Downtown/Off Airport locations)

Arizona      Maryland       New Hampshire  Oklahoma
Phoenix      Baltimore      Lebanon        Oklahoma City
Tuscon                      Manchester     Tulsa
Connecticut  Boston         New Jersey     Pennsylvania
Hartford     Cambridge      Newark         Philadelphia
Groton       Worcester
                            New York       Rhode Island
Illinois     Michigan       Buffalo        Providence
Chicago      Detroit        Syracuse
                            Binghamton     Utah
Kentucky     Minnesota      Albany         Salt Lake City
Louisville   Minneapolis    Rochester
Covington                   New York City  Vermont
Maine        Missouri       Cincinnati
Portland     Saint Louis    Cleveland      Washington, D.C.
Bangor       Kansas City    Dayton
Hertz, the world's largest general use car rental brand, operates from approximately 7,600 locations in 145 countries worldwide. Hertz is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 69 major airports in Europe, operating both corporate and licensee locations in cities and airports in North America, Europe, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand. In addition, the Company has licensee locations in cities and airports in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Product and service initiatives such as Hertz #1 Club Gold®, NeverLost® customized, onboard navigation systems, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, and unique cars and SUVs offered through the company's Prestige, Fun and Green Collections, set Hertz apart from the competition. Hertz also operates one of the world's largest equipment rental businesses, Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation, offering a diverse line of equipment to customers ranging from major industrial companies to local contractors and consumers through more than 360 branches in the United States, Canada, France and Spain.

To make car rental reservations or for more information, customers can call their travel agent, or call Hertz toll-free at 1-800-654-3131. Information and reservations are also available on the web at For information on Hertz Equipment Rental, visit the company on the web at

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