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what's it cost

I'm a VCU student.

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I'm VCU faculty or staff and I'd like to use Zipcar for personal driving.

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I'd like to join my department's existing Zipcar account.

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

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    Dinamo [Dee-nah-moh] of the best restaurants in RVA. Food portion is large AND quality is exquisite. Our server was very kind and efficient, and the...more
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    Awesome brunch, possibly best in VA. Great dinner and amazing spot. Extremely underrated on the RVA food scene.more
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    I've been here numerous times and have only had wonderful experiences. They know how to cook a great steak but the Lamb Shank is the go-to-dish for me....more
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    I've lived in Richmond for 6 years now and Garnett's is absolutely on the top of my list for favorite places to eat. If you're in the mood for a very cozy...more

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