How To Zip
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The Basics


Fueling Up


4 Simple Steps to Zipcar Freedom

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1. 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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2. reserve


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

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3. unlock


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

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4. 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.

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Your Zipcard unlocks thousands of cars around the world, with gas and insurance included.

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Whether you're a big or small company, get around quickly and easily with Zipcar for Business.