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

(gas and insurance included!)

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  • Students
  • UNC Chapel Hill CAP Members
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Departments
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • 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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U North Carolina, Chapel Hill

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.

Tap icon

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.

Students
join now join now join now
select your department
  • Students
  • UNC Chapel Hill CAP Members
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Departments
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • 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.

Students
join now join now join now
select your department
  • Students
  • UNC Chapel Hill CAP Members
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Departments
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

What It Costs

Ford Focus

what’s your affiliation with UNC Chapel Hill?

Students
join now join now join now
select your department
  • Students
  • UNC Chapel Hill CAP Members
  • Faculty & Staff
  • Departments
  • I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.
  • I'd like to open a new account for my department.
  • Select a department to join or open an account for your department.

I'm a UNC Chapel student and I'd like to join Zipcar. International students can join too! Learn more here. 

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

Are you a UNC Chapel CAP Member? You can sign up here.

I'm UNC Chapel Hill faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving 

what's included

Map icon

miles

Travel far and wide,
for road trips, away games,
visits home, and more.

Gasoline icon

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 UNC Chapel Hill. Here are just a few ideas.

  • REI


    I wanted to give 4.5 stars but I went ahead and gave 5. The reason being is each time I've come in for shoes or equipment they have exactly what you are...more
  • Classic Treasures


    I don't even have my furniture yet, that's how impressed I was to write a review! Called in ahead of time with a few questions, which were answered...more
  • The Scrap Exchange


    I'd been told about The Scrap Exchange ever since I first moved to NC in 2014. I finally visited in 2017. (What can I say; I'm sometimes a bit slow to...more
  • Townsend Bertram & Company Adventure Outfitters


    Because you can never own enough pairs of Keen's, and it is way more fun to shop here than REI. Great, knowledgeable staff, who seem to take pains not being...more
  • Barnes and Noble


    This place is a book lover's dream. Right when you walk in the front entrance, to the right side, there is a huge section of magazines. You can find a huge...more

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  • UNC Wellness Center At Meadowmont


    I love that they have FITLINXX here on many of their machines to keep track of my progress and motivate me to better my times and weights. HEPA air makes it...more
  • Piney Wood Park


    Piney Woods Dog Park is a great place for my very active dog to play and ruff-house with her doggy friends. The park has water and several small kiddie...more
  • Homestead Park


    What a nice, peaceful park in Chapel Hill! There's a off-leash dog park as many have pointed out that is quite nice for dog owners and their dogs. It's nice...more
  • Notasium


    A great place to let the kids run around and experience music in different ways. There is a small slide, a bigger guitar slide, a small bounce house, as...more
  • Mission X Escape


    I've done all three rooms now and was super impressed by all three and the staff. I would agree with the difficulty levels that they assign: Mirage is the...more

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  • LaPlace Louisiana Cookery


    My boyfriend and I came here the other night and halfway through the meal we said, "OK, we have to come back soon." Because this place is so great, you...more
  • Elements


    Elements was divine. Our server Thomas was on point! The food was so yummy and Thomas made my birthday so special. I would highly recommend. Thanks Thomas...more
  • Guglhupf Bakery & Patisserie


    Incredible bread and pastries has a great restaurant which is very pleasant to dine in, nice deck/patio to dine on during the summer months the overall...more
  • Burger Bach


    I can really only talk about the Queenstown burger, because I got that once and never wanted to do anything else. Owner was a nice guy, social, shared his...more
  • Lantern


    Wow this place is good. I am slowly chipping away at my NC restaurant bucket list. Less than two months until I move out of state, and I am REALLY happy I...more

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