How do I purchase Car Rental Protection?

During the Hotwire checkout process, you will be given the opportunity to purchase Car Rental Protection. If you choose to buy Car Rental Protection, it will be listed as a charge from Allianz Global Assistance on your credit card statement.

Cancel for free any time before vehicle pick-up. Allianz Global Assistance will process a full refund of insurance premium to you, as long as you already have not departed on your trip or filed a claim. To cancel your plan, visit If you wish to cancel the plan within 24 hours of pick-up, please call Allianz Global Assistance at 800-284-8300.

If you do not buy Car Rental Protection during the Hotwire booking process, you may still contact Allianz Global Assistance directly and get coverage up until the day before your rental car pick-up. All plan documentation will be sent directly to you from Allianz Global Assistance. All claims and questions are handled by Allianz Global Assistance. Learn more about Allianz Global Assistance and Rental Car Protection.

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