Technology & Innovation

AVIS AND BUDGET CAR RENTAL EXTEND SERVICES TO NEW PAINE FIELD AIRPORT IN GREATER SEATTLE

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 5, 2019 – Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR) today announced car rental services available to Paine Field Airport that recently opened its doors in Everett, Washington. A courtesy shuttle will meet all incoming flights and transport passengers to the full-service Avis and Budget car rental facility located less than two miles from the airport terminal.

“This Avis and Budget car rental facility has been a part of the Everett community for decades and we’re looking forward to helping both business and leisure travelers select from our full range of vehicles to explore the local area or head into downtown Seattle,” said Jeff Eisenbarth, west area vice president, Avis Budget Group. “Conveniently located minutes away from the airport, travelers can be on their way even faster by using the Avis mobile app to coordinate their car rental.”

Avis customers can manage their entire rental through an app, including booking their reservation and upgrading their vehicle, and in select vehicles, locking and unlocking car doors and flashing their car lights to easily locate it.

“Now that we’re up and running, we are committed to getting passengers on their way faster and making the travel experience easier,” said Brett Smith, CEO Propeller Airports. “Avis Budget Group will provide travelers in and out of Paine with a great ground transportation option for access to the greater Seattle metro area.”

The Avis and Budget car rental location at 12415 Highway 99 South, Everett, Washington is open to serve travelers seven days a week from 4:30 a.m. to 12 a.m.

About Avis Budget Group

Avis Budget Group, Inc. is a leading global provider of mobility solutions, both through its Avis and Budget brands, which have more than 11,000 rental locations in approximately 180 countries around the world, and through its Zipcar brand, which is the world’s leading car sharing network, with more than one million members. Avis Budget Group operates most of its car rental offices in North America, Europe and Australasia directly, and operates primarily through licensees in other parts of the world. Avis Budget Group has approximately 30,000 employees and is headquartered in Parsippany, N.J. More information is available at www.avisbudgetgroup.com.

Contact: PR@avisbudget.com