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Do you have airline, hotel, or rental car elite status? If so, you probably qualify for a status match with Sixt Rent a Car.
I’ll tell you about Sixt Platinum status, and show you how to get it!
Is Sixt Elite Status Worth Your Time?
Sixt gives Platinum status to folks who rent more than 10 times per year. But right now, Sixt will give you top tier Platinum status just for holding similar elite status with another loyalty program!
To get the status match, sign-up for their rewards card and give them your information and proof of status with an airline, hotel, or car rental program.
With Sixt Platinum status, you’ll get:
- Up to a 15% savings on Sixt rent a car / rent a truck with a complimentary Platinum Sixt Card
- Preferred reservation priority and the convenience of special counters / parking lots at select airports / stations
- Complimentary upgrade worldwide (double upgrade within US) to the next higher car group (subject to availability)
- Complimentary 92 miles additional mileage for Sixt luxury cars
- Complimentary car seat upon request, based on availability at location the day of rental pickup
Luxury cards, free upgrades, and priority service are great! But if your main concern is saving money when you rent a car, there are better ways to book.
There are LOTS of ways to get big discounts on car rentals, like booking through Hotwire or the Chase Ultimate Rewards portal. Or tracking your rental with AutoSlash, a free service that monitors your car rental reservations for price drops, and re-books you if they find a lower price.
How to Register
Registering is quick, and the status match is instant.
1. Navigate to the Sixt Platinum Card Page
Go to the Sixt Platinum Card page and click “Sign-Up“ at the bottom of the page
2. Create a Sixt Account
Fill out the form to create a new Sixt account, agree to the terms and conditions, and press “Continue“.
3. Add More Details to Your New Account
Tell Sixt a little more about yourself and press “Continue“.
4. Click “Card Upgrade”
Before you complete your registration, click “Card Upgrade“. This will let you match your elite status to Sixt.
5. Input Your Elite Status
Sixt will give you a menu of programs to choose from, including airline, hotel, and car rental programs. Choose your elite status program, enter your loyalty number, and attach a screenshot proving your elite status.
Then click “Complete Registration“.
You should instantly receive Sixt elite status!
Don’t Have Airline or Hotel Elite Status?
There are credit cards that give you free hotel elite status just for having the card. You can then use your free hotel status for a Sixt status match.
For example, if you have the Chase Ritz-Carlton Rewards credit card, you will automatically have Marriott Gold status. And if you have the The Platinum Card® from American Express, you can call to be upgraded to Starwood Gold status.
And remember to rent with a credit card that gives you primary rental car insurance, like the Chase Sapphire Preferred or Chase Ritz-Carlton. Or a card that earns bonus points, like the Citi Prestige.
Sixt Platinum status comes with perks like free upgrades (double upgrades in the US), discounts, and priority reservations.
Let me know if you get a status match!