Car Sharing & Hourly Car Rental in Detroit

a smarter way
to drive in Detroit

Unlock over 50 cars in the city. Reserve by the hour or day and run errands, visit friends, or venture out on a road trip. Choose your car and choose a route. From Rivertown to Downtown, Woodbridge to Midtown, or Hamtramck to New Center.

Shopping at Eastern Market? Spending the day on Lake St. Clair? Picking someone up from DTW? Get the ins and outs of membership and hit the road.

Zipcars make great neighbors

We're in all the nooks and crannies of the city. Find the many places we call home and explore the one that you call yours.

how Zipcar works

4 simple steps

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Apply in the app and drive in minutes. Or apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

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Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour or as long as 7 days.

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Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield—or tap the app—to unlock. Voila! It's all yours.

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Hit the road. When you're done, park the car in its reserved spot and use your Zipcard or the app to lock up.

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rates and plans

You’ve got some choices. From monthly to annual, pay-as-you-go to discounted prepaid plans, we have something for every driver.

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Membership from:

$7/mo or $70/yr

Driving rates from:


You can also join through your school or business.

but wait, there's more!

Take a look at what’s down the road once you’re a Zipster.

I own a small business, The Peacock Room. I save over $500/month by not owning a car anymore, a move made easy with Zipcar. I don't have to pay outrageous monthly insurance fees, or have my time consumed by expensive repairs and maintenance. Zipcar is a transportation and a concierge service in one.

Rachel Lutz, Detroit
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Zipcar Detroit
1528 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48226
United States

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Zipcar is the world's largest car sharing and car club service. It is an alternative to traditional car rental and car ownership. Share Zipcars in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, Milwaukee, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Portland, Providence, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington DC. Zipcars also live on campus at universities across North America.