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find freedom with cars on
campus by the hour or day.

(gas and insurance included!)

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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm Appalachian State University faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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Appalachian State University

What is Zipcar?

Glad you asked. It's a smarter way to get around the campus.

Zipcar Ford Focus
  • Drive cars by the hour or day. Gas & insurance included.
  • In neighborhoods, cities and airports across the globe.
  • Save hundreds over car ownership.
  • Choose from sedans, hybrids, vans and more.
  • Take select flexible vehicles one-way or round trip.

how it works

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join

Apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

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reserve

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

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tap

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

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drive

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

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm Appalachian State University faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

 

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find Zipcars nearby

Find us located right on and near campus, cities and airports across the globe.

What It Costs

what’s your affiliation with Appalachian State ?

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm Appalachian State University faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

Students join for $15 (save $10 thanks to Ford)

All students 18+ are welcomed, including drivers with international licenses.

I'm not affiliated with Appalachian State University but still want to use Zipcar in Boone.

what's included

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miles

Travel far and wide,
for road trips, away games,
visits home, and more.

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gas

Fill up using the
gas card that's inside the car.
We'll get the bill.

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insurance

If you're a Zipcar member,
you're covered. (So you can drive safe
and rest easy.)

where can i go

There's a lot to do around Appalachian State . Here are just a few ideas.

  • Take Heart


    What a sweet store. Unlike majority of what's on the main strip, Take Heart sells branded items that are thoughtful and nicely merchandised. Lollia, Rifle...more
  • The Greater Foscoe Mining Company


    We were heading to Linville Caverns and passed this place and decided to stop. We purchased the $26 bucket, as it was our first time and didn't want to...more
  • Sunset Tee's & Hattery


    The guy working the downstairs candy/hot sauce shop was very friendly and knowledgeable about the hot sauces. They've got a pretty big selection. I didn't...more
  • Artwalk


    The space is huge and stocked with so many interesting items that you will want to have lots of time to wander. It is a must visit if you are in the area.more
  • Lucky Penny


    This is my SECOND stop whenever I come to Boone (a couple times a year). The only reason it is my second, is my cowboy boot store is right next to it and...more

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  • Grandfather Trout Ponds


    Great family fun!!!!!! The family always has a great time catching trout here. Fish are always delicious to cook. Staff are friendly. Be aware it is a...more
  • The Greater Foscoe Mining Company


    We were heading to Linville Caverns and passed this place and decided to stop. We purchased the $26 bucket, as it was our first time and didn't want to...more
  • Apple Hill Farm


    Stopped here to look at their yarn selection (alpaca yarn isnt easy to come by). They have a huge selection and the girls that work there are very...more
  • Mystery Hill


    Fun for all ages. No one in our group was under 28 and we had a blast. Ticket counter folks were very sweet and helpful as I wasn't able to show the Yelp...more
  • Appalachian Ski Mtn


    Pros: extremely cheap compared to other Mountains in the area, amazing terrain park, open longer than most mountains because of how small the Mountain is,...more

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  • The Restaurant at Gideon Ridge


    Divine dining! I dropped in without a reservation (not recommended) and Chef Hunter was able to fit me in as the weather was beautiful and no chance of rain...more
  • The Village Cafe


    What a gem! You have to walk down a secret alley to get to the cafe, which is located in an old-fashioned cottage surrounded by flowers. The building...more
  • Lost Province Brewing


    Food is fresh. Lot of organic choices. Wine and beer is absolutely incredible. GET THE PIZZZZAAAAA BRO!!! Not from the area but would for sure drive 2...more
  • Louisiana Purchase


    Wonderful meal and lovely staff. They exceeded my expectations. between pairing the wine, amazing cheese board appetizers and balanced salomon entree....more
  • Puerto Nuevo


    I moved from TX 20 years ago and had long ago given up finding good Mexican food in the east. So I was a bit sceptical when Puerto Nuevo was recommended to...more

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