Car Sharing & Hourly Car Rental in Philadelphia

a smarter way
to drive in Philadelphia

Unlock over 450 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 Center City to University City, Fishtown to South Philly, or Old City to…anywhere.

Shopping on Walnut Street? Visiting the Art Museum? Picking someone up from PHL International? 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

Driving rates from:


You can also join through your school or business.

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

Gearing Up loves Zipcar for the flexibility it affords us in tackling one of our most daunting logistical tasks—moving entire fleets of bicycles efficiently. Zipcar is efficient, eco-friendly, and accessible for our organization. We love that Zipcar offers us a nimble solution for our organization's multi-modal transportation needs.

Kristin Gavin, Philadelphia
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