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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'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account. 
  • Faculty and staff can use Zipcar for personal driving for only $20/year! 
  • 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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Princeton, NJ

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.

 

how it works

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join

Apply in the app and drive in minutes. Or 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—or tap the app—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'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account. 
  • Faculty and staff can use Zipcar for personal driving for only $20/year! 
  • 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 Princeton, NJ?

Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • Students
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Community Members
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account. 
  • Faculty and staff can use Zipcar for personal driving for only $20/year! 
  • 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 a University but I'd like 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 Princeton, NJ. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Anthropologie


    I live in NYC but visit Princeton a lot, and always try to make the time to stop by because this is a really good Anthropologie store. It's calm, clean,...more
  • Nearly New Shop


    A nice little consignment shop with friendly staff. It's a relatively small area packed with many items and you have to really sift through things to find...more
  • HomeGoods


    Went in hoping to find a cheap set of silicon cooking tools. Left with $100 worth of groceries and my mind totally blown. Even though I've shopped at Home...more
  • Princeton University Store


    Nice selection and helpful staff. The prices are what you expect, sometimes you may find a good deal. They also have a fairly big children's section with...more
  • Landau's


    I went 150 miles out of my way during a business trip solely to visit this shop in order to purchase a coat. I am delighted that I did. The gentleman who...more

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  • Princeton Community Park North


    This is hands down my favorite park. My husband grew up a few blocks away and used to spend votes and hours here as a little kid, and then walk through it...more
  • Orangetheory Fitness Princeton


    OH EM GEE! So let me start by saying I will not try a class unless I can try it for free first. I called this location and spoke with Sam and he was able...more
  • Amazing Escape Room


    An absolute blast! We had such a great time cracking the Carnival Room. We will be back to try other challenges.more
  • Princeton Tennis Program


    One of five indoor tennis centers in the Greater Princeton area, and arguably the busiest. Why? It's a well-maintained facility in a convenient location...more
  • cook's preserve


    A very beautiful wild area where I often have come to walk - usually without seeing a soul, except for the deer and the turkey buzzards. This was the oldest...more

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  • Mobile Mardi Gras Ft


    I would eat their brisket on anything!!! Tender with the perfect smoke and spice balance. I'm from Louisiana so I'm a big creole food critic. I was...more
  • Mistral


    Mistral, by the chef of upscale and expensive Elements nearby, is a welcome addition to the Princeton dining scene. Chef Anderson never disappoints, and has...more
  • Chuck's Spring Street Cafe


    I have gone here since I wend to Rider back in the 1980's. These are simply the best standard hot buffallo wings you can buy in NJ. They are never soggy,...more
  • Roots


    The food was great, and you will see lots of people working there even in the holidays. The restaurant may not be as big as you think, but if you enjoy...more
  • Seasons 52


    Mom and I stopped in here for lunch last week. Surroundings are elegant and restful. We both ordered the crab cake sandwich with roasted beets as our side....more

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