Budget Drives a Hard Bargain: Save up to 35 Percent on Rentals in Canada

Budget Drives a Hard Bargain: Save up to 35 Percent on Rentals in Canada

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Budget Car Rental is
stretching the travel dollar in Canada with its money-saving offer on rental
vehicles. Through March 31, 2013, residents of the United States can save up
to 35 percent on Budget vehicles when they visit Canada.

"According to the Canadian Tourism Commission, United States leisure travel
represents Canada's largest inbound travel segment," said Jeannine Haas, chief
marketing officer, Avis Budget Group. "In an effort to capture a larger
portion of this business and strategically accelerate growth, we're offering
U.S. residents a way to save on their rental vehicles."

Budget is well-established in Canada to serve customers at airports and in
convenient locations in metropolitan areas, including Calgary, Edmonton,
Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec, Saskatoon, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg,
and Victoria. Budget's car rental fleet is 100 percent smoke-free and
travelers also benefit from an array of optional products and services,
including but not limited to, global positioning system (GPS) navigation
devices, child safety seats, vehicle damage coverage options and personal
property protection packages.

The promotion is valid on weekend rentals of three days or more and weekly
rentals of five days or longer through March 31, 2013. Customers must mention
Budget Customer Discount (BCD) Number H029700 at the time of reservation.
Offer is subject to availability and blackout dates apply. To make a
reservation, customers should visit www.budget.com, call 1-800-BUDGET-7 or
contact a local travel professional.

About Budget

Budget Car Rental is one of the world's best-known car rental brands with more
than 3,000 locations in more than 120 countries. Budget is an industry leader
in providing vehicle rental services to value-conscious travelers and also
operates the second-largest truck rental business in the United States,
through a network of more than 2,100 locations. Budget is owned by Avis Budget
Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CAR), which operates and licenses the brand throughout the
world. For further information, visit www.budget.com.

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CONTACT: Alice Pereira
         (973) 496-6113
         alice.pereira@avisbudget.com

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