drive cars by the hour or day

drive Zipcars by the hour or the day.

it's like having your own car in the city—but with free gas and insurance.
okay, it's better than having your own car.

Convenient

24/7 access to Zipcars parked all over the city. Load up at the store or zip out of town!

Simple
Reserve online, let yourself in with your Zipcard and drive. Yup, it's that easy.
Smart

Save cash! Gas and insurance are included in our low hourly and daily rates.
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Fun

Drive MINIs, hybrids, pickups and more.
Find cars near you.

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Join as an individual

AKA guests join for just $25/year!

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Join as a business

Sign your company up to get your employees discounted access to Zipcars across the globe. 

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did you know?

Our San Francisco fleet has a plug-in electric hybrid that can zip over 100 miles per gallon. 
It took 2 years to get the first 1,000 Zipcar members. Today it takes a few days. 
Every Zipcar in our fleet of thousands has its own unique name. 
You can fit 33,000 IKEA meatballs in a MINI (yes, we tried once). 
Zipcar's lineup includes more than 50 makes and models. 
Zipcar's 2002 fleet included 5 electric cars.