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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.
  • 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.

Tap icon

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.

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  • Rivercross Made in USA


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  • Ski Country Sports


    Rented from these guys twice this past week. They were AWESOME. Very willing to work with us and take their time to answer all my questions as well as my...more
  • Handtiques


    Neat shop filled with local creations. Interesting candles, wood crafted items and jewelry; I ended up with a unique pair of earrings and a clever clock...more

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  • 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
  • Appalachian Ski Mtn


    I can only review on the New Year's Eve event and ice skating. I really enjoyed the event. Ice skating is reasonably priced. They also offered helmets and...more
  • The Greater Foscoe Mining Company


    We had a great experience gem mining, we got the $26 bucket and our 3 boys shared it. We found lots of gems Zac was very helpful and showed us what to look...more
  • Land Of Oz Theme Park


    So I'm giving this 5 stars because it's such a unique experience, the novelty of it should be appreciated! If you're a fan of The Wizard of Oz, I highly...more
  • River & Earth Adventures


    My wife and I came up to Boone for a summer vacation. We wanted to try our hand at white water rafting and after comparing all the options (there are...more

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  • Come Back Shack


    Hands down, my favorite burger place ever! They've got quality ingredients, an amazingly friendly staff, and somehow they still manage to have incredibly...more
  • Lost Province Brewing Co.


    Great food, fun atmosphere, and delicious beer! We spent a fun weekend in Boone and saw this place on Yelp. We ordered 2 beer flights so we could get a...more
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Local


    Huge fan of the Local. Everything that Lindsay S. said is true. I went to Appalachian State and wished we had The Local back in the day. I went with a...more

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