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Car hire and rental without the hassle

Hire cars by the minute, hour or day in London, Bristol, Oxford or Cambridge. Whether your looking to run an errand, take a car for work, a day trip or a holiday we have the cars to get you to the moments that matter.

The easy way to rent a car

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The easy way to rent a car

Zipcar has the cars to get you where you need to be. Rent cars near you by the minute, hour or day by simply booking them in the Zipcar app. When you're ready to drive just turn up at the vehicle, unlock your phone and get on your way. It's simple, contact free car hire, all focused on getting you on the road quicker. Book up a to a year in advance from just £6/hour. 

Zipcar for Business

If you're a business looking to use our vans or cars join Zipcar for Business for reduced rates, account management support and more. 

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Car hire near you

Wherever you are in London, BristolOxford or Cambridge, there’s a car to rent close by. Whether you’re in the centre of town or the suburbs, if you’ve got your smartphone or a Zipcar membership, you’ll be able to get on-demand and hourly van hire to go where you want for whatever you need. Just use the app to find a nearby vehicle, reserve it and you can unlock it with your card or phone - our van hire service is cheaper than traditional car rental, with far less waiting around

Hire a car with Zipcar

Hiring a car with Zipcar in the UK is perfect for those seeking convenient and affordable options to hire a car. Zipcar provides access to a diverse range of cars and vans, all conveniently access around the cities in the UK. Whether you require a car for the big shop, a weekend escape, or a business meeting, Zipcar offers a cost-effective and environmentally friendly alternative to conventional car rental. Book and easily access all vehicles with Zipcar app.  

Take control of how you drive

A Zipcar membership gives you ultimate flexibility with a range of options on how and what you drive. Rent vehicles by the minute, hour or day. You can hire automatic, electric, petrol and diesel vehicles. We even have a one-way car hire option with Flex. Sign up today and make your first trip.

Why Rent a Zipcar?

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Save money

We pay for fuel, parking, Congestion Charge and insurance – so you get access to a car without all the hassle of owning one!

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Rent a car locally

Zipcars live just around the corner. We've got the largest car sharing fleet in the UK (not that we're boasting) and you'll find us in cities across the UK. 

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Drive on-demand

Whatever you need wheels for, we’ve got them. Rent cars and vans by the minute, hour or day when and where you need them.

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Live greener

We’re the perfect addition to buses, trains and bikes for those times when you just need a car. We've also got hundreds of electric cars in our fleet.