What is Zipcar?

Get around town when you need to with ease with Zipcar. Rent a ride by the hour or for a day to get out and about, attend a meeting, or get to an appointment (Gas and insurance are included!). New renters will receive $35 in free-driving credit towards their rental. Vehicles are located at the Medical Center, River Campus and Eastman School. Learn more and sign up at

How Zipcar Works:

4 Simple Steps to Zipcar Freedom


1. join

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


2. reserve

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


3. tap

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


4. drive!

Go! When your time is almost up, return the car to the same reserved parking space.

Follow these steps to get on the road:

 create a zipcar log in

 have your driver’s license handy

 grab your credit or debit card