zipcar vw touran

Meet the VW Touran

Book and drive the VW Touran by the hour or day. Bring everyone along in the roomy VW Touran. With 7 seats including the driver, there’s space for all your friends.. Prices start from £12/hour and £114/day.
zipcar vw touran

Helpful tips for the VW Touran

How do I release the boot?

Under VW badge there is an electric switch which will release the boot.

How do I release the fuel door?

Driver's side door arm rest, underneath by the pocket on the door, there is a small back switch which will release the fuel cap, There is no external release.

How do I start the vehicle?

For a manual transmission, depress the clutch and press the start button (on the left of the steering wheel).

How do I engage/disengage the hand brake?

Keeping your foot on the brake, lift and pull up on the handbrake while the button is depressed and release down. To engage, simply pull up on the lever for about 3 clicks.

How do I disengage the steering wheel lock?

Depress the clutch and wiggle the steering wheel whilst turning the key.

How do I adjust the wing mirrors?

These are electric, use the switch located on the driver’s door and ensure that the correct mirror is being adjusted by flicking the toggle switch left or right before adjusting with the directional pad.

How do I use headlights/turn signals?

To switch headlights/parking lights on use the twist switch located on the right hand side of the steering wheel just below the A/C vent. Turn signals and high beam are operated via stalk on the left hand side of the steering wheel.

How do I use the windshield wipers?

To operate the windscreen wipers, use the lever to the right of the steering wheel. Push the lever up to engage the wipers and further up for faster speeds.

Moving the seats

This vehicle has 7-seats (including the driver), which can be arranged in several different combinations depending on your trip needs.


To fold the back seat, pull the grey tag by the side of each seat, which will fold the seats flat.  The red tags allow you to lift the seat forward, Please see diagram on the back of the seats by the red tag for more info.


Our Community Rules

Before you hit the road, read our community rules of car-sharing.

return on time

Return it right

Return a Roundtrip on time, or you can extend your booking. Drop a Flex in our Zipzone.

Belongings and rubbish

Keep it clean

Clean up, don’t smoke and take everything with you. Don’t forget to recycle your rubbish!

Full fuel gauge

Fill ‘er up

If fuel is below ¼ tank at the end of your trip, fill up before you return to it’s bay. Fuel's on us!