Join Zipcar today for only $35 and get $35 in free driving!

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Join Zipcar today for only $35 and get $35 in free driving!

That's right! You can practically join Zipcar for free – not to mention get access to nearly 1,000 vehicles, from luxury to AWD, in the Bay Area.

Once approved as a member, gas, insurance and parking are all covered by Zipcar so you can focus on your main event (or your escape to explore SF and beyond). It’s wheels when you want without the hassle of driving from the airport and paying for parking for the times you're in your conference.

Why Zipcar?

Reserve wheels when you want them, by the hour or day, and only pay for the time you drive.

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Save money

Zipcar covers gas, insurance, parking, and maintenance for a potential savings of $600/month over car ownership.

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Cars near you

Zipcars live in your local neighborhood, and in cities, campuses and airports across the globe.

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Drive on-demand

No waiting in line at the counter. (No need to even search for your keys!) Just book and go.

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Go beyond public transit

Zipcar is the perfect complement to the bus and train—whether it’s local errands or weekend adventures.

What are the costs?

Simple - $0 application fee. 50% off your first-year annual fee. Reserve by the hour or day.

Waived $25 application fee

First-year discounted annual membership fee

starting at

Hourly driving rates
(varies by location)

How do I join Zipcar?

Apply online. Once approved, get your Zipcard by mail in 3-7 days. That’s your key to access cars in our network. Once you activate your Zipcard, you can begin booking Zipcars.


How much does Zipcar cost?

Zipcar membership costs $7 a month or $70 a year. Reserve cars by the hour or by the day. Gas, insurance, and 180 miles per day are all included in membership. Price it out.

How soon can I drive with Zipcar?

First, sign up for membership. Once approved, get your Zipcard by mail in 3-7 days. Activate your Zipcard, and then you can book reservations.


Are there Zipcars near me?

Zipcars live in more than 500 cities and towns globally. Type your address in the search bar below to find Zipcars near you.

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Where are Zipcars located?

Fill your shopping bags on Fillmore Street. Or pack your backpack for a day in Marin. From Berkeley to across the bay, find your way through Fog City with Zipcar in San Francisco.

Use the map to find Zipcar locations near you. Change location.