Princeton, NJ


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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Princeton, NJ

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

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Faculty and staff can use Zipcar for personal driving for only $20/year! 

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

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I'm not affiliated with a University but I'd like 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 Princeton, NJ. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Barnes & Noble Bookstore

    I am a fan of most bookstores. I prefer the large independently owned variety, but they are becoming increasingly rare in this area. You will find some in...more
  • ChazMaTazz

    I got married this past weekend and rented my tux, as well as all of the tuxes for my groomsmen, from ChazMaTazz. We were referred here by good friends of...more
  • Dick's Sporting Goods

    Bought a new mountain bike here after going to several bike shops. They don't sell the real high end bikes however bought an aluminum frame quality bike...more
  • HomeGoods

    This is a awesome store! The people that work there are great very helpful. I think it was the manager or maybe the owner who was so very helpful. Just love...more
  • Target Stores

    Pros: One of our preferred place to buy nice-looking and affordable things for the home, excellent baby department (Playtex sippy cups with a straw, generic...more

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  • Anthony Rabara Pilates Studio

    Big fan of the Anthony Rabara Pilates studio. I've been coming here for a couple of years for private pilate sessions and have worked with multiple...more
  • Tiger Schulmann's Mixed Martial Arts

    Old man winter thwarted my running regime and I was burnt out and bored at the gym. I was hoping for a workout that I could really get into, and I found...more
  • Celebrity Pools

    Celebrity Pools is the best swimming pool,spa and hard scape designer in NJ. If you want the best job, look no further.more
  • Princeton Institute Woods

    Incredibly gorgeous nature preserve completely overlooked in Princeton! Dense forest with well established hardwoods and pines. Humongous trees, seem to...more
  • Princeton Tennis Program

    Great courts. I've played numerous tournaments here, and the facilities are top notch. There's 6 clay and 2 hard-top courts outside, if I remember...more

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  • Conte's Bar

    A Princeton tradition. Expect a crowd because it is so good. All the pies are great, good sauce and just the right amount of toppings. Parking in the back,...more
  • The North End Bistro

    I was between a 3 and 4 but the place was nice enough so I gave it a boost. Went here for lunch and got a brioche grilled toast without the bacon. The...more
  • The Red Onion

    Great hidden gem in Princeton. I've enjoyed everything from their soups to their sandwiches-- always unique tastes for very reasonable prices.more
  • Sushi Palace

    The service is not the best but to be expected when this place is busy. A crowd cannot wrong.Patience is a virtue that is well rewarded. The AYCE is not...more
  • Seasons 52

    Walking into a restaurant on Thanksgiving my expectations are not sky high. Being a proud American of course turkey will be ordered. And you don't have to...more

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