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

(gas and insurance included!)

Students
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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.

 

how it works

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join

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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reserve

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

Tap icon

tap

Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield—or tap the app—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.

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    I just moved to State College, and needed random items - mostly lightbulbs. They had a nice selection, and the staff were knowledgable. This is not like...more
  • Connections Clothing


    All the girls I know love the ladies section, the men's section in the back is better than any in town. The owner is the the main sales associate so you...more
  • Country Squirrel Outfitters


    This is one of my favorite places! Great gear, great people, great vibe, great atmosphere. Everyone here is very knowledgable, passionate and helpful. I...more
  • New Hope Thrift


    Nice little newly opened thrift with clothing and used item. It's small so there isn't a lot to pick from and prices are comparable to the local Goodwill. I...more
  • Ross Dress for Less


    I agree with the previous poster about the cleanliness of this Ross and the friendly employees. But the deals I get on things here has really made me a...more

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  • Tweetsie Railroad


    A business/pleasure trip for the Channel 70 Brevard video team. The venue can be easily seen in a half day, but the ticket price is well worth the cost. The...more
  • Recess Skate and Snow


    Great rental shop! Prices are affordable and they provide everything you need and more. JP helped me and my girlfriend get snowboards. He was super...more
  • Robbins Pool At Broyhill Park


    This is a beautiful park that is perfect for enjoying a picnic or a good book. I took my dog there for walks and it was perfect for that as well. (I was...more
  • Mystery Hill


    This is s great spot for kids to come and get some energy out! I read the story behind it and I find it extremely interesting. The guides were nice and...more
  • Appalachians By Horseback


    We had such a great time on this ride! They were wonderful and so sweet! Being an experienced rider, it was great to be on a horse that I could control and...more

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  • Taqueria El Paso


    Excellent authentic Mexican food. Above and beyond service. A don't miss if you are in Boone!more
  • Melanie's Food Fantasy


    Melanie's is one of the few places open in Boone for an early brunch. Came here last Sunday at 10:30. There was a 30 minute wait, which isn't bad...more
  • The Cardinal


    I've eaten here twice now and totally love it. The Cardinal has a really cool vibe - I'm not sure if its the skeeball and game corner, or the old bed...more
  • Lost Province Brewing Co.


    We were looking for a game and food. We easily found both here! Our waiter recommended beer and the Pittsburgher's were excellent. The rolls, fries and...more
  • Joy Bistro


    Excellent food, superb service. Our favorite restaurant I the Boone / Blowing Rock area. Reservations a must.more

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