Military veterans’ travel guide – ideas, discounts and resources

Military members or veterans — present or past — look forward to travel and vacations. Take advantage of the numerous vacation deals available, especially for military veterans. Most airlines, hotels, resorts, cruises, and car rental agencies have some sort of military discount. Military Veterans’ Travel Guide helps service members and veterans readily access all available travel discounts and incentives.

Military Discounts

Rules for military discount eligibility are set by each store. These are

groups most often eligible: active duty members, veterans, military family members (which would include: spouses, dependents, immediate family), disabled military personnel, National Guard, reservists and retirees.

To access discounts, have your proof of identity handy. The easiest way to prove eligibility is to show your military ID card, VA benefits photo ID and DD-214. You can also use an for online purchases while DD Form 1173 form can be used for dependents of active-duty and retired military members.

See for 3.5K stores that offer military discounts.