Aimed at frequent flyers who don’t have elite status or a Delta credit card, the service should appeal to travelers who are anxious about priority boarding, or who want to ensure they’ll have enough space for their carry-on luggage.
Hertz displaced long-time favorite Enterprise as the top brand in the survey of 9,382 business and leisure travelers who rented vehicles from airport locations from August 2018 through August 2019.
Mobile Passport works by supplying arriving international travelers with a QR code after having them fill out an app-based copy of an electronic customs declaration form via the app. The new airports are Washington Dulles International and Juan Luis Muñoz Marin International.
At play is the increasing importance of hotel rewards programs, which hotel companies use to encourage direct bookings over online travel agency bookings - and to build loyalty, especially across a company's myriad brands.
Arriving passengers will have to take a shuttle bus to a parking lot adjacent to Terminal 1 in order to meet their Uber or Lyft drivers. The new procedure will go into effect on or about October 29.