Car Sharing & Hourly Car Rental in Los Angeles

A Smarter Way
to Drive in Los Angeles

Unlock over 350 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 Westwood to Hollywood, Santa Monica to USC, or Downtown to Universal City.

Shopping at The Grove? Spending the day on the Santa Monica Pier? Picking someone up from LAX? 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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join

Apply online. Once approved, we'll send you a Zipcard to access vehicles worldwide.

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reserve

Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour or as long as 7 days.

Tap icon

tap

Hold your Zipcard to the car's windshield to unlock. Voila! It's all yours.

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drive

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:

$8-10/hr

You can also join through your school or business.

but wait, there's more!

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

Zipcar helps the staff of our nonprofit organization, Community School of the Arts Foundation, get around to provide art education and literacy enhancement programs to underprivileged children at Los Angeles schools.

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