North Carolina State University


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

(gas and insurance included!)

Join Zipcar and save $10 off membership, thanks to Ford.
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in partnership with:

North Carolina State University

What is Zipcar?

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

  • 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.
  • Membership starts as low as $7/month.

how it works

1. join

Apply now! Once approved, you’ll get your Zipcard. This magical, little card unlocks thousands of cars, trucks and vans across the globe.

2. reserve

Book a Zipcar for a couple hours or the whole day. Do it online or on your phone via our mobile app. We’re easy.

3. tap

Walk to the car and hold your Zipcard to the windshield. Ta da. The doors will unlock and it’s all yours.

4. drive!

Go! When your time is almost up, return the car to the same reserved parking spot. Then you are all done!

how it works video

find Zipcars nearby

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

What It Costs

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

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I'm NCSU faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving. 

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I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.

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I'd like to open a new account for my department.

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I'm not affiliated with NCSU, but still want to use Zipcar. 

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

what's included


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


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


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 North Carolina State University. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Game Theory

    Really great place. I love the game selection and the customer service is stellar! I've recently gotten into the board gaming hobby and this place has been...more
  • Bass Pro Shops

    i could literally spend the whole day here. there's so much fun stuff to look at! my husband and i went here today to primarily look at guns. we were...more
  • Raleigh Flea Market

    Why do we like the Raleigh Flea Market? 1. Fantastic people watching 2. The pizza truck - YUM! 3. The jeweler has beautiful and unique pieces - I've...more
  • Target

    Target and Costco set new standards in customer service today manager Brian and associate Michael made my shopping experience great came in to buy Xbox one...more
  • El Toro Supermarket

    Jupina I LOVE YOU! I only Left ONE can for the rest of the Customers! Like Home away from Home, only Bigger! Great Candy like Goats Milk Lollipops Meat...more

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  • White Deer Park/Garner Parks and Recreation

    Love coming here, nice (mostly) shaded trails, not too crowded and wide paved paths...also lots of wildlifemore
  • Lake Crabtree County Park

    Bike Trail Focus Great for riding single track trails. This was my first experience riding at lake crabtree and it was very enjoyable. I went with...more
  • Raleigh Little Theatre Rose Garden

    Nice little botanical garden (mostly roses, doh) and some additional plants that you won't see at too many other parks here in Raleigh. There were at least...more
  • The Alley

    Best burgers on campus and great wraps. Carolina-style burger done properly. Option for lamb. Great prices.more
  • Historic Yates Mill County Park

    Looking to get a family picture or some wedding pictures.. This place is gorgeous and has some extremely nice places to get that shot... It's about a 2...more

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  • Trophy Brewing Company

    Shoo mercy! Whenever friends suggest Trophy, this girl meets them there. The pizza is always moan worthy (hey...must be the honey) and the names always...more
  • Standard Foods

    So most of the time when a new upscale restaurant opens up that can be on the pricey side and crowded, well I tend to let others work out the expensive...more
  • Salt & Lime Cabo Grill

    Awesome food, good service and great atmosphere. Fair warning, this place will ruin all other Mexican places for you, seriously. The restaurant is very...more
  • Bad Daddy's Burger Bar - Seaboard

    It is very simple. Not only it is the best place to get a burger in Raleigh, but it is one of the best place to get food, period. You can choose from an...more
  • Taste Small Plates | Wine Bar

    OMFG, this place is awesome! Everything my husband and I had was absolutely delicious. The cocktails were perfect, I enjoyed the Dirty Goat; their riff on...more

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