Old Dominion 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:

Old Dominion 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 ODU 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 ODU, 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 ODU. Here are just a few ideas.

  • MacArthur Center

    Safe, clean, kid-friendly and bright mall with various stores at various price points with a nice playgrounds. We were surprised they did not have more...more
  • Harris Teeter

    They will order beer for you and have it shipped to the store ready to pick up with in a week. If they are available to get it. Just ask for the manager and...more
  • The Book Exchange

    Nice place to clean out your bookshelf to get some store credit and buy different books! They also have DVDs, CDs, & records (if I remember correctly). When...more
  • Target

    Awesome free scavenger hunt for toddlers and kids today throughout the clean, well-organized and bright store with friendly associates: free stickers, small...more
  • Kitsch

    A variety of handmade gifts and decor ranging from the cute to the weird. Lots of jewelry, accessories, art prints, greeting cards, and bath products. A...more

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  • Onelife Fitness - Norfolk Gym

    This was the best gym that I have ever been a member of. Unfortunately I just cancelled my membership because I am leaving the area, but I would take this...more
  • Dominion Derby Girls

    Took the girls to see the showdown between the Seven City Sirens and the Black Rose Rollers from Hanover, PA. It was our first time checking out the roller...more
  • Virginia Zoo

    YES! I love zoos. Seriously, could I have a giraffe as a pet? How about one of those little monkeys. This is the only zoo I've ever been to so I can't...more
  • Harbor Park

    The nice night just helped a good game and the Norfolk Tides winning made for a great family outing event. Friday was the last home game of the season....more
  • Woodstock Park

    Such a great park and dog park! The people section of the park includes a sand volleyball court, picnic pavilions, skate park, and jungle gym. The dog...more

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  • Dock of the Bay

    I'm visiting on a work trip, and didn't have any idea of where to grab dinner. Yelp led me to this establishment, and you guys certainly don't disappoint!...more
  • The Deadrise

    The sunset was fantastic. Service was excellent. The Poke' was the best I've had outside of Hawaii and the steamed mussels were to die for! There is plenty...more
  • The Barking Dog

    Consistently great food. We've been here several times and it's always delicious. The big fish sandwich lives up to its name and is very tasty. We also love...more
  • Handsome Biscuit

    While all of the biscuit sandwiches are great, the ones with fried chicken are incredibly good. Hella Fitzgerald, Bleu Blazer and Stevie are crazy. No...more
  • The Birch

    I met a friend for drinks after work and was immediately impressed by the ambiance of this place. This bar is about as hip as they come and the minute you...more

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