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

(gas and insurance included!)

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U of Alabama

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.

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  • 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.

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What It Costs

what’s your affiliation with Alabama?

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

All students 18+ are welcomed, including drivers with international licenses.

I'm not affiliated with UA, but still want 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 Alabama. Here are just a few ideas.

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  • Food City


    First, I am not a huge fan of Food City. However, this particular location is always so neat and clean and the workers are always very friendly. It is...more
  • The Samaritan Center


    This is a cute thrift shop my only two complaints is if you try to walk into another section they make you pay right then and there before you go into the...more
  • Frost Cutlery


    Frost Cutlery is known as the "Worlds Fastest Growing Cutlery". That's what they advertise and they have a website too where you can shop at. They also...more

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  • Workout Anytime - Cleveland


    For a compact little spot this place keeps a great amount of equipment. Friendly staff with a very great membership strategy. No commitment, can cancel if...more
  • Windstone Golf Club


    Great local course on GA and TN line. Pleant of hills and challenging greens. Don't thinlk they have many flat greens on this course. You would think...more
  • Heritage Park


    Great spot to take the kids , playground . Piknik ect .. Spacious fields and plenty of shady trees plus a fantastic dog park .more
  • Breakout Games - Chattanooga


    This place was the best! Definitely will come again. Our leader Alec was awesome too! This whole experience was just great!more
  • Harrison Bay State Park


    We have been here about 3 times and both adventure were fun and much needed getaway. The camp site is amazing and we drove by 5 deers just chilling and not...more

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  • The Shak Drive-in


    My friends and I went to raft on the ocoee river and decided to swing by this place for a late lunch (~3pm). You can order from your car (to-go orders) or...more
  • Little Diner On 1st


    Still 5 star service but after the owner was tragically murdered I felt I should review it with new ownership. The owners son has taken on following in...more
  • Lakeshore Grille


    Mike was awesome!! Amswered all our questions and got the busy chef involved to answer what he couldn't answer for sure! Super meal, super atmosphere! Will...more
  • Five Points Cafe


    Went here with my fam today and loved it. We all got and ate our dessert first-the chocolate and coconut pie are FANTASTIC! They tasted homemade, from the...more
  • Angela's Cuban Restaurant


    Ladies and Gentlemen, Angela's has come to Cleveland! As a regular at the Athens location, I was very excited to see a restaurant open closer to home. I was...more

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