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here's $25 free drivingto hit the road.

Drive cars by the hour or day.
Gas & insurance included.

how Zipcar works

4 simple steps to freedom

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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.

watch Zipcar in action (for the visual learners)

how it works video

What's included

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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

We've got you. Zipcar members
are covered with comprehensive
insurance.

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180 miles

Every reservation includes 180 free
miles per day. (Going further? Just
add $.10 per each mile.)

Zipcars make great neighbors

We're in all the nooks and crannies of the city. Find the many places we call home.

how to start

Here's what you need to get on the road.

driver's license

driver's license

credit or debit card

credit or debit card

an epic playlist (optional)

an epic playlist (optional)