Buffalo State


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

(gas and insurance included!)

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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Former Buffalo CarShare

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Buffalo State

how it works

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

What It Costs

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what’s your affiliation with Buffalo State?

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  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Former Buffalo CarShare

Buffalo State students join for $15 (save $10 thanks to Ford)

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

Buffalo State faculty or staff join for $15 (save $10 thanks to Ford)

what's included

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

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

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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 Buffalo State. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Shoe Fly

    Show Fly is my go to store for shoes. There might be one or two pair bought on vacations but otherwise the closet belongs to Shoe Fly. Last week I stopped...more
  • Talking Leaves Books

    Discovered this amazing gem completely on accident. Bibliophile that I am, couldn't resist dropping in for "five minutes" to peek about...five turned into...more
  • Renew Bath and Body

    Went here to get a replacement S'well bottle. They had a substantial selection to choose from & even had a couple limited edition items in stock! The staff...more
  • Martinsville Soapworks

    I can't say enough great things about this place. Upon entering the building, an odious fragrance will hit your nostrils. Plenty of handmade soaps and...more
  • Elevator Alley Kayak

    Had a great time kayaking with my Dad! We did the Friday fireworks tour, which ends with watching the fireworks from the Bisons game. You start from the...more

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  • Stiglmeier Park

    Driving through the park, it seems just like any other park with its baseball diamonds and playgrounds, but then you enter the woods and it's all about the...more
  • Mind Body Flow Yoga

    On a recent trip to the Buffalo area, I visited this lovely studio. I was truly impressed by the challenging practice, the friendly atmosphere and attention...more
  • Lock & Key Escape Room

    My first escape room, and certainly not my last. Very fun, very difficult but rewarding. Had a great time at a great location.more
  • Reinstein Dr Victor Woods Nature Preserve

    Peaceful outdoor walk!!!! We haven't been here is a few years since my son played and practiced for baseball. This was so much better than going to the...more
  • Saddle

    Took my first class at Saddle on Saturday with Rod, and I really enjoyed it! I have taken spinning classes at various studios/gyms and this was definitely...more

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  • The Left Bank

    I came here with my family and friends to celebrate my graduation. I heard about this place from the relatives of the owner. I don't know how early you...more
  • Russell's Steaks Chops & More

    It was such as Honor and a Privilege to dine at one of the most Prestigious Steakhouses in Buffalo. I was lost for words when Grandma told me that my Uncle...more
  • Bacchus Wine Bar and Restaurant

    We decided to eat here before a show at Shea's. It's a wine bar, but they also have a full bar. I had a Death in the Afternoon, My husband had a gin and...more
  • Kentucky Greg's Hickory Pit

    Greg - you have blown my BBQ lovin mind!!! The past few months I've been on a quest to seek out the finest southern BBQ in Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky and...more
  • San Marco Restaurant

    *One of the best Italian meals I have ever had* My friend took me out for my farewell dinner. This is quite a classy place; perfect for a quiet, intimate...more

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