What's a ZipCar?

Glad you asked. It’s a smarter way to get around.

  • Drive cars by the hour or day. Gas & insurance included.
  • Close to you and on campus
  • Save hundreds over car ownership.

How it Works

4 simple steps to Zipcar freedom.


Apply now! Once approved, you’ll get your Zipcard. This magical, little card unlocks thousands of cars, trucks and vans across the globe.


Book a Zipcar for a couple hours or the whole day. Do it online or on your phone via our mobile app. We’re easy.


Walk to the car and hold your Zipcard to the windshield. Ta da. The doors will unlock and it’s all yours.


Go! When your time is almost up, return the car to the same reserved parking spot. Then you are all done!

Here’s what you need to do to get on the road:

create a zipcar log in

have your driver’s license handy

grab your credit or debit card