Car Sharing & Hourly Car Rental in Baltimore

a smarter way
to drive in Baltimore

Unlock over 150 cars in the city. Reserve by the hour or day and run errands, visit friends, or venture out on a road trip. Choose your car and choose a route. From Canton to Downtown, Towson to JHU, or Mt. Vernon to UMBC.

Shopping at the Inner Harbor? Spending the weekend “down the ocean”? Picking someone up from BWI? Get the ins and outs of membership and hit the road.

Zipcars make great neighbors

We're in all the nooks and crannies of the city. Find the many places we call home and explore the one that you call yours.

how Zipcar works

4 simple steps

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Apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

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Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour or as long as 7 days.

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Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield to unlock. Voila! It's all yours.

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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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rates and plans

You’ve got some choices. From monthly to annual, pay-as-you-go to discounted prepaid plans, we have something for every driver.

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Membership from:

$7/mo or $70/yr

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You can also join through your school or business.

but wait, there's more!

Take a look at what’s down the road once you’re a Zipster.

Whether it’s taking a car to pick up a permit or a Zipvan to load up supplies for our events, Zipcar is an essential part of Baltimore Bike Party being able to function. With locations convenient to each of our organizers, the hassle-free system of Zipcar allows us to maximize the time for our all-volunteer team to accomplish our goals and further create a more unified and awesome Baltimore.

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