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

(gas and insurance included!)

Students
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select your department
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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.
  • 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—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.

  • 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
  • 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
  • Milk Money


    I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this little store!!! Having children is great, but let's face it, it is also very expensive to buy new clothes all the time. Not so much...more
  • Rouge


    Walked in looking for a present for my wife and came across some incredibly helpful staff. I gave them a description of my wife, what she wears and they...more
  • H1912


    We had a terrific experience shopping at H1912 this past weekend. Buying a Hermes watch wasn't on my radar during a day visit to Princeton, but my g/f...more

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  • PaddleGroove SUP


    Discovering Paddlegroove was one of the highlights of my summer! This was my first time doing stand-up paddleboarding, and my instructor Jana was...more
  • PTS Health & Fitness


    Excellent and really professional trainers who know how to work with every type of person. Relaxed atmosphere, no competition, no judgement, no show off,...more
  • Princeton Brazilian JiuJitsu


    Princeton Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is great for both the beginner, intermediate and advanced BJJ practitioner. They provide TOP NOTCH instruction and personal...more
  • Princeton Playspace


    What a gem this place is! You don't find a facility as nice, warm and as clean as Princeton Playspace. After researching for so long for the perfect play...more
  • 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

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  • Gennaro's Restaurant


    Wow! Incredible hidden little spot in Princeton. It's a small BYOB with GREAT good and service. We had a business meeting there last night and the food...more
  • The Red Onion


    Delicious! The Red Onion is a friendlier (and tastier) version of Olives. It feels more homey and personal, as opposed to the assembly line style that...more
  • Mamoun's Falafel


    This is a great lunch place for a quick, quality meal. The pricing is quite good for the portion sizes. I got the traditional falafel on pita bread and was...more
  • Roots


    Lunch is always crowded. However, they get the food out to you very quickly - and the food has been consistent each time I've eaten in. They also do a...more
  • The Dinky Bar & Kitchen


    The Dinky Bar & Kitchen is a beautiful conversion of a former train station. This intimate space is perfect for a romantic date, or to enjoy a...more

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