Carshare (Zipcar)

Zipcar makes is easier to live without a car

Need to run errands, grab groceries or leave campus for a long weekend? Borrow a Zipcar! Zipcar is a self-service, on-demand car sharing option.

Memberships include: 

  • 24/7 access to Zipcars 
  • Free gas for all trips
  • Secondary insurance 
  • Maintenance, and 24/7 roadside assistance 
  • 180 miles per day ($0.58 per mile after that) 

Students, faculty and staff can join Zipcar for just $25 per year—that's $45 off a standard membership. You must be at least 18 years old to qualify. 

How Zipcar Works

USING ZIPCAR AT UMD

Four Zipcars are located in Regents Drive Garage.

During your trip, Zipcars may be parked in any ungated parking lot that starts with a letter or number. Vehicles must be returned to its original location before its reservation ends to avoid penalties.