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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 James Madison 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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James Madison 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 James Madison 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.

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm James Madison 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.

What It Costs

James Madison

what’s your affiliation with James Madison University?

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'm James Madison 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.

I'm a James Madison student.

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

I'm not affiliated with James Madison University, but still want to use Zipcar.

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 James Madison University. Here are just a few ideas.

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    Great service and a great deal, I highly recommend them! I needed a mattress and two boxsprings right away and they help me quickly and painlessly.more
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  • Wildwood Park


    Excellent park with ducks a river, waterfall and a great suspension bridge. Nice trails and playground.more
  • Bridgewater 24/7 Family Fitness


    I miss this gym so dearly since moving to Verona. Keep in mind it is very small but has just about everything you could need. Recently bought the space next...more
  • Gypsy Hill Park


    They still have the old Lake but next to it they added another lake or pond with a path around it. Great place to skateboard and rollerblade. The tennis...more
  • Lakeview Golf Course


    Lakeview GC is one of the two best values for the money within "day trip" range of Charlottesville. Reasonably priced, and with a wide-open window for VSGA...more
  • Putter-A-Round


    Came here for some blacklight mini-golf. Fun! It's a simple place, and the course is pretty simple, but there are a few really fun holes, like the kind...more

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    Your ideal small town college bar. Billy Jack's has a lot of character and is one of the best places to be downtown on any night of the week. Their food...more
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  • Thunderbird Cafe


    Came by here for lunch when we were staying at Massanutten Resort to get a break from the resort restaurants. Location was very convenient- and seeing all...more
  • Aioli


    This restaurant is one of my absolute favorite places to eat at!! My boyfriend and I have dined here several times in the past 2 years. It is worth the...more
  • Ciro's Italian Eatery


    Awesome thick square crust pizza!!! Just what we needed after a long hike! Great service and fresh ingredients.more

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