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(hint: they're right around campus)

what's it cost

Students join for $15 (save $10 thanks to Ford)

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I'm UA faculty or staff.

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I'm not affiliated with UA, but still want to use Zipcar.

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what's included

You get daily miles
with each reservation.
Road Trip?

Free gas.
Yep, free.

Insurance included.
We've got you covered.


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

where can i go

There's a lot to do around Alabama. Here are just a few ideas.

  • Vincent Boot & Shoe

    Nope, nothing to see here ladies. No need to ever step inside here when there is a Belk down the street. I hear they have great shoes at Belk. Keep it...more
  • Cvs Pharmacy

    Clean, fresh, welcoming and well lite. Hanging signs direct clients to various isles. End caps are used to showcase new items. A small selection of all...more
  • Smoke It Up Tobacco

    I'm not a smoker so I probably shouldn't be the one reviewing this spot. I assume they sell cigarettes but, me, a social clove puffer has never...more
  • Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

    This was the first time that my SO got to experience Cracker Barrel. He fell in love. Cracker Barrel is basically the model Southern restaurant that...more
  • Midtown Village

    Really, nice, upscale outdoor shopping area in Tuscaloosa. Pros: Upscale, conveniently located in middle of town, good selection of stores Cons: Parking...more

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  • Hidden Meadows Golf Course

    Not a bad course. Cheapest public course in town due mostly imo to course conditions. They have a deal going now monday-Thursday play all day with cart...more
  • Lake Lurleen State Park

    This park is way past its prime. Most of the staff are rude and the guests seem to be a bother to them. You would think they owned the park and you were...more
  • Planet Fitness - Tuscaloosa

    So far, my experience at planet fitness has been great. I haven't had any problem getting a machine or a good workout in. To dispel the negativity of my...more
  • Iron Tribe Fitness - Tuscaloosa

    This gym is amazing! I've never been one to work out / play sports so I was intimidated to join. But all the coaches are so encouraging and work with you...more
  • Velocity Pro Cycle

    Friendly local bike shop. They seemed eager to help me with any questions.more

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  • Chang's Chinese Restaurant

    This place is great for what it is. Standard Chinese/American fare, but boy can you get full for cheap here. The dinners for 2 come with lots of food at...more
  • Mellow Mushroom

    We originally wanted to go to the Italian place next door but unfortunately it was closed due to Labor Day weekend, so we went here instead. I gotta start...more
  • Rama Jama's

    If you are an Alabama football fan (or any college football fan, for that matter), this place is a must see. It's not only filled with a ton of cool...more
  • Archibald & Woodrow's BBQ

    AWSOME!!!!!! Heard they didn't serve beer, so I got it to go as I had a cold 6 in car. Had the large meat dinner, only $13.99. Figured should be enough...more
  • Zoës Kitchen

    In general, I'm a fan of Zoe's. This one is especially, since I'm a college football fan. Alabama isn't even my home team, but it's still really cool to...more

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