Air Canada announced their partnership with Avis, Aeroplan Elite members and cardholders of premium Aeroplan co-branded credit cards can receive free Avis Elite membership with the following benefits:

  • Aeroplan 75K Elite Member, Aeroplan Super Elite Elite Member, cardholders of high-end Aeroplan co-branded credit cards (main cardholders of Aeroplan Visa Infinite Privilege and American Express (Business) Aeroplan Reserve only): Avis President’s Club membership ( Book 24 hours in advance to ensure a car, free upgrade to 2 car types, there is a dedicated line service)
  • Aeroplan 25K Elite Membership, Aeroplan 35K Elite Membership, Aeroplan 50K Elite Membership: Automatically get Avis Preferred Plus membership (free upgrade to tier 1 car type)

To request your complimentary Avis status Aeroplan members must already be a member of Avis Preferred. Click here to request your Avis status.


If you not a member of Avis Preferred you can join the program here. and the follow the link above once you are a member.

Avis Preferred Benefits:

  • Avis Preferred Plus® benefits include: complimentary one-car-class upgrade whenever available, a special Avis Preferred Plus® number for reservations and customer service support, and the ability to go straight to your car at most locations.
  • Avis President’s Club® benefits include: complimentary two-car-class upgrade whenever available, a dedicated reservation/customer service line, and guaranteed car with a 24-hour advance reservation