In most cities, hourly Zipcar rental cars start at $9 per hour. Daily rates also vary on the same factors. Typically, daily rates start at around $80 per day and increase for bigger and nicer vehicles. As a note, these prices can be offset using a Zipcar promo code. via
Can you rent a Zipcar for 24 hours?
Both you can book on-demand at any time of day or night! Just book online or in the app whenever you're ready, 24/7/365! You you can rent by the hour or day, Flex you can drive by the minute. via
How much do zipcars cost per minute?
Basic. The Basic plan is totally free and rates start from £8 on hourly rentals, £0.31 per minute or £3.50 per hour plus £0.29 for every mile driven. via
Is Zipcar more expensive on weekends?
Weekend reservations are more expensive than weekdays. You'll find plenty of cars for $10/hr during the week. via
How long does it take to get approved for Zipcar?
Most people are approved instantly and can book a trip within minutes, but if there's a reason for delay, we'll email you. As soon as you're approved, you can book Zipcars by the hour or day and use our app to unlock and lock during your trip. via
How far can you drive in a Zipcar?
Zipcars in the United States
Every reservation comes with a free 180 miles and reservations longer than 24 hours get even more: 180 free miles for each 24-hour period. 20 free miles for each additional hour of your reservation until you reach 180 miles. via
Is Zipcar good for long trips?
Planning on a road trip? Careful—Zipcar caps mileage, and the fees are a hefty 55 cents per mile if you go over. Zipcar's model really works best for short trips of an hour or two—where it doesn't make sense to pay $35 or so for a car just to run errands. via
Can I use Zipcar flex for a round trip?
At Zipcar we offer two ways of getting around: Roundtrip and Flex. Roundtrip is our traditional service, used for pre-planned round trips, whilst Flex is our one way, drive and drop service. via
What happens if you go over 180 miles in Zipcar?
Regardless of how many hours you need the car for, ZipCar allows you to drive up to 180 miles at no additional charge. Should you need to drive a longer distance, you'll need to pay 45 cents per additional mile you put on the car. In some cases, premium vehicles cost 55 cents for each mile over 180 miles. via
Is Zipcar unlimited mileage?
There's not a limit on how far you can drive your Zipcar, but there is a limit on how many of those miles are included in your trip. Zipcars in the United States: 180 free miles for each 24-hour period. 20 free miles for each additional hour of your reservation until you reach 180 miles. via
Can I take a Zipcar out of state?
Zipcars cannot be driven from the US or Canada to any other country. Violation of this policy will result in termination of the Zipcar membership. via
Does Zipcar do a credit check?
Companies such as Zipcar will allow you to rent their cars, at a higher daily fee, without a deposit. They will also run a credit check, but they may not be as strict with credit requirements as some traditional rental agencies, and, for anyone coming out of bankruptcy, that's a plus. via
Can someone else drive my Zipcar?
Only properly licensed active Zipcar Members in good standing are allowed to drive Zipcar vehicles. Non-Members are expressly prohibited from driving a Zipcar vehicle at any time. via
Can I put my car on Zipcar?
Car sharing is kind of like car rental, but way better. With Zipcar, you can book cars on demand by the hour or day to go where you want, when you want. via
Does Zipcar pay for gas?
We are happy to pay for gas, but we count on members to fuel the vehicles. Every Zipcar has a gas card in the visor above the driver's seat that should be used when fueling the vehicle. Your Zipcar needs to be left with at least 1/4 tank of gas, no matter how much it had at the start of the reservation. via
Do you pay tolls with Zipcar?
Most Zipcars will include a toll pass. While it doesn't cost extra to book a car with a toll pass, you will be responsible for any and all tolls incurred during your trip. All toll charges will be added to your account after your trip ends. via
Can you drop off Zipcar different city?
Zipcar is a return service, so Zipcar must be returned to the same place you originally picked it up. If your location has multiple Zipcar parking spaces, you can park at any available Zipcar location. Remember to unlock with your app or postcard to complete the journey. via
What is the catch with ZipCar?
Zipcar pays for fuel and insurance on the vehicle, though you may be hit with a fee if you get a ticket, have an accident, fail to refill a low tank, or pass through a highway or bridge toll. If you return the vehicle late, you're fined anywhere from $50 to $150, depending on how late you are. via
Is ZipCar worth it 2020?
It is definitely worth pointing out Zipcar only offers secondary protection, meaning the driver is still liable out-of-pocket for damage costs. The company does offer additional protection: Limited coverage starts at an additional $5 per month, or $50 per year; full coverage starts at $9 per month, or $79 per year. via
Is ZipCar a ripoff?
Conclusion. No one wants to have a bad customer experience and what's the point of using a service when it's just bad. I probably wouldn't recommend zipcar to anyone due to their poor services but they are actually legit. via
How do you end a Zipcar trip?
What if I end my Zipcar early?
You are always able to return the Zipcar early. Just leave it at its home location, clean and with at least 1/4 tank of gas, and ready for the next member. You can use either your Zipcard or mobile app to lock the doors. via
Can you use Zipcar without your card?
If you joined Zipcar after May 1, 2020 in the United States, you do not need your Zipcard to get out and drive. Download the Zipcar iPhone® or Android™ app to book a trip, access vehicle location details, and unlock your Zipcar. If you need a Zipcard for your trip, first check that your mailing address is up to date. via
How much does it cost to rent Zipcar?
How much does Zipcar cost? Zipcar memberships start at $7 a month or $70 a year. Reserve cars by the hour or by the day. Gas, insurance options,* and 180 miles per day are all included in membership. via
How do Zipcar rates work?
You join Zipcar for $7 per month (or $70 per year), and you gain the ability to rent a designated Zipcar whenever you want. You can drive up to 180 miles per day without incurring any fees on top of the rental charge. After the 180 miles, you pay 45 cents per mile. via