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

(gas and insurance included!)

For Students
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  • For Students
  • For Faculty & Staff
  • For Community Members
  • I'm UMich faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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University of Michigan

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 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.

For Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • For Students
  • For Faculty & Staff
  • For Community Members
  • I'm UMich faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • 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

Ford Focus

what’s your affiliation with Michigan?

For Students
join now
select your department
join now
  • For Students
  • For Faculty & Staff
  • For Community Members
  • I'm UMich faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

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

I'm not affiliated with UMich, 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 Michigan. Here are just a few ideas.

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    Katelyn and the Abra crew helped me with a ring purchase, 2 ring sizings, AND they gold-plated a charm that was very special to me. I find the prices here...more
  • Kerrytown Market & Shops


    So many interesting little niche stores, so much to see. There's so much to see and do here, from places to grab a meal or a cappuccino to shopping for...more
  • Bowerbird Mongo


    Like most people, I just happened to stumble upon this place when I was walking along Michigan Ave on a warm summers eve. Boy, am I ever glad I did! From...more
  • Overture Audio


    I have always believed that Ann Arbor has only two important retailers that specialize in high end audio equipment: Paragon Sight & Sound and Overture...more

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  • Bikram's Yoga College of India


    The instructors are encouraging and helpful. The environment is great. Fellow students are friendly. Bikram Yoga is an excellent supplement to other...more
  • Yost Ice Arena


    A temple to hockey, with lots of historical displays lining the corridors and a modern rink and stands occupying what's otherwise an older, historic...more
  • Societe Indoor Cycling


    I came here after work recently for one of their 'rhythm and ride' classes and had a blast of an experience. The space itself is at the A2 Ice Cube, but it...more
  • Howell Nature Center


    They really are a great facility, with a little bit of everything. Don't expect anything huge, but the small zoo housing about 30 different Michigan species...more
  • The Petting Farm at Domino's Farms


    Neat find en route to Ann Arbor from Detroit. Small petting zoo with a number of animals you can feed. Some great photo opportunities! It is small so...more

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  • Pita Pan Mediterranean Grille


    Even though this is in a gas station it exceeded all expectations. Great food, great selections, fresh, fresh, fresh! Charlie, the owner works here often...more
  • Zingerman's Delicatessen


    The sandwiches are amazing, especially like the half corned beef and pastrami on rye "rick's". They also will give you a float and then you can refill the...more
  • Chela's


    Chela's is probably my favorite spot to get Mexican food in Ann Arbor. I've always gotten excellent service, the food is delicious, and the prices are...more
  • Ricewood


    SPICY. CHEWY. TENDER. DELICIOUS. I can't believe they're not a restaurant. Lines are literally so long cause their food is AMAZING. Ive had it twice and I...more
  • Wolverine State Brewing Co


    I really love this place for the beer, food, and friendly bartenders. I'll start with the beer. They brew exclusively lagers, which for many people...more

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