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The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation recently rolled out special savings of up to 15 percent for those traveling on Amtrak within Virginia and Washington, D.C. with the new Virginia Anytime Fare. Customers are able to book this fare any time, on any Northeast Regional train, using promo code V552. The Northeast Regional provides daily service within Virginia originating from Norfolk, Newport News, Richmond, and Roanoke. Tickets can be booked at

AVIS Car Rental

Employees can save up to 25 percent off base rates at Avis.  Click on this link or call 800-331-1212 and use discount code AWD#: D134100. To view all current Avis bonus offers, click here.

Best Western Tamarindo Vista Villas Hotel

Enjoy a 20 percent discount at Tamarindo Vista Villas Hotel in Costa Rica. Discount is not valid during Christmas, New Year or Easter holidays. Use code BWTVVEDU. 

Book a Limo AZ

Virginia Tech employees can save up to 20 percent off on all airport transportation and other services. Use the coupon code VG20%AZ when making a reservation. Additionally, Hokie Passport verification may be required.

Book Taxi Group

10 percent off on airport transfers and taxi services to staff, alumni, and students. Book taxis in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and more. Discount is applied when the link to booking website is clicked.

BUDGET Car Rental

Employees can save up to 25 percent off base rates at Budget. Click on this link or call 800-455-2848 and use discount code BCD#: Z408900. To view all current Budget bonus offers, click here.

Character Cottages

Up to 10 percent discount on select holiday cottages, depending on size, availability, and time of booking. ID verification will be required. Visit Character Cottages to find the a cottage, then send an email with preferred dates and ID number. 

Costa Rica Vacations

Employees receive $100 off a one-week package from Costa Rica Vacations.  Use code CRVVT01 when calling to make a reservation at 800-906-4278.

Enterprise Car Rental

Employees can save 5 percent off at Enterprise.  Click on this link and discount will automatically be applied at checkout.  To view all current Enterprise bonus offers click here.

Greaves India

Greaves offers a unique and expert travel experience to India and beyond. To receive a ten percent discount on your travel, contact a representative and mention the discount code 'GreavesUni10'.

HERTZ Car Rental

Employees can save up to 25 percent off base rates at Hertz.  Click on this link or call 800-654-2210 and use discount code CDP#: 1742729. To view all current Hertz bonus offers, click here.

Employees can save up to 10 percent off select hotels at Click here to obtain discount code.

Italian Breaks

Italian Breaks offers beautiful villas and apartments throughout Italy. To receive five percent off, use the discount code 'ItalyHoliday5'. Not valid in conjuntion with any other offer.


Receive a 10 percent discount by mentioning Italy10.

iVenture Card

Receieve a 10 percent discount by using the code STUDENT1910 at checkout.

National (car rentals)

Employees can receive special negotiated rates with National Car Rentals for leisure and personal travel by referencing account number XZ21300, which is specifically assigned to Virginia Tech.    

Employees can also enroll in National’s loyalty program, Emerald Club, for more choices and recognition while renting across their worldwide network.

Martin Travel

Employees are eligible a five percent discount on vacation packages and cruises booked through Martin Travel by presenting a Hokie Passport at the time of booking.


This travel program allows employees to pay for their vacation through bi-weekly payments as low as $16.  

Rental Cover

Rental Cover's "Extra Cover" covers all roadside assistance-related costs as well as exclusions and fee not covered by your CDW, up to the policy amount. Employees may receive a 30 percent discount on Extra Cover for domestic USA trips when you book through the website. PLEASE NOTE: Due to recent US government regulation, the discount will only apply to domestic trips on "Extra Cover" alone. Email the Customer Service team at from your address and a customized coupon will be created.

RENTALPERKS.COM provides car rental discounts at all major providers including:  Avis, Budget, Hertz, Enterprise, Alamo, National, Thrifty, Dollar, Europcar and more. Click here to register for instant access.

Rickshaw Travel

Rickshaw Travel provides authentic and meaningful semi-independent vacations to Asia and North, Central and South America. To receive a ten percent discount, email Rickshaw Travel ( using your Virginia Tech email address and reference the discount code 'Uni10'.

Roma Experience

Employees can receive a 25 percent discount by quoting DOTEDU at checkout.


Taxi2Airport offers a 7 percent discount off taxis. When prompted at the payment screen, enter the discount code 5A8F3-CCCC7-C93E9-F42A0-67C50.

True Luxury Travel

True Luxury Travel offers a 10 percent discount. Use the discount code TrueLuxury10 at checkout.