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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.

 

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.

Tap icon

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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Palmer Square


    At first, I thought Palmer Square was just The Green, but then I realized it's The Green and surrounding shops and restaurants. I went to Palmer Square...more

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  • My Gym


    I have been taking my 2 year old to My Gym for a month and he absolutely loves it. The staff is awesome with the kids and every week there are new...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
  • Woodfield Reservation


    my other church. i've been going here regularly since i was about 12. my friend turned me onto this place and i thank him every time i step into the...more
  • Fred Astaire Dance Studio


    Nicest people. They care about the customer and what they teach. Highly recommend them!more

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  • Roots


    Several family members and I stopped by Roots on the way to University Medical Center at Princeton, to visit my mom. I was looking for a place for dinner...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
  • Seasons 52


    I've been to Seasons 52 once, and the most memorable dish was the lobster flatbread. I tried the chili and it was extremely salty, at least for me. My...more
  • Mistral


    I downloaded the Yelp app just so I could write this review! I have been to Mistral 3 times and each meal has been an absolute pleasure. Recently, my...more
  • George's Roasters And Ribs


    Walked into Princeton with $10 in my pocket thinking there is no way I am going to find anything to eat. I walked into George's and ordered a gyro for $5...more

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