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HI USA Membership

Members get up to 15% off  at HI USA hostels and discounts at other HI hostels around the world.

When you become a HI USA member, you join a global community of travelers supporting intercultural education and exchange.


Purchase an Individual Membership

Types of Membership

HI USA is a non-profit organization founded on the belief that travel has the power to change lives. Your HI USA membership allows us to make these transformative experiences and programs accessible to more people – including you!

Annual and lifetime memberships can be purchased online, via email, or by mail by writing to us at 8455 Colesville Rd., Ste. 1225, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Individual Membership



Lifetime* (never expires)


Pro tip: member savings add up quickly! If you’re planning to stay more than 2 nights in any of our major cities, you’ll save money by purchasing an annual membership.

Purchase a Membership

Memberships can also be purchased via email, or by mail by writing to us at 8455 Colesville Rd., Ste. 1225, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

*HI USA Lifetime memberships are only available for U.S. residents. If you are not a U.S. resident and are interested in this type of membership, visit to find the closest Hostelling International office in your home country.

Member Discounts

These travel companies offer discounted products and services to HI USA members. Become a member today to access discount codes for these products and more.


Airalo eSim member benefit

10% discount on Airalo eSIM

Airalo is the world’s first eSIM store who offers affordable eSIM in more than 200 countries. They allow you to stay connected globally while keeping the process and connection simple and pain-free.


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15% Discount on Luggage Storage

Bounce is the largest luggage storage network, with over 10,000 storage partners worldwide. You can drop off their luggage at a bounce location and have peace of mind knowing that your belongings are safe while your explore the city! The service can be booked on their mobile app or website.



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30% discount on NoFilter premium subscriptions

NoFilter app helps travellers to discover the world’s most beautiful photo spots. Offering 15,000 curated photo spots worldwide and available in 15+ languages. Capture the magic of your trip with NoFilter app!



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10% discount on shipments in Europe

Eurosender is a booking platform for messaging services door to door within the EU. We offer affordable prices for shipping services and we are the best solution for travellers, foreigners and students. Wherever you travel in Europe, send your bags or packages in advance to your destination. It will avoid additional charges at the airport and the hassle of lugging your bags everywhere.



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10% discount on bus tickets with busbud

Busbud is your go-to place for affordable and convenient ground transportation options. With access to over 80 countries, you can easily book bus and train tickets in your preferred language, pay using your own currency, and explore the world sustainably.
Download the Busbud App for a smoother experience!



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5% discount on 30,000 attractions with GetYourGuide

Create memorable moments with GetYourGuide, who want to help you transform your ordinary trip into an extraordinary one! Hostelling International members can save 5% on unique and unmissable cultural attractions, including museums, art galleries and all your sightseeing must-haves.



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25% discount on 100% pick-pocket proof travel garments with The Clever Travel Companion

The Clever Travel Companion sells pickpocket proof travel gear that is very high quality, stylish and comfortable. All gear has hidden, zippered pockets that fit credit cards, cash and passports as well as most cell phones. HI members receive a 25% discount on all available products.

Membership Support


If you’ve misplaced your proof of digital membership or you need any other assistance from our Membership Department, just ask! 

Phone: +1 240-650-2100. We’re available to help you between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time. 

Email: [email protected]