Car Sharing & Hourly Car Rental in Vancouver

a smarter way
to drive in Vancouver

Unlock hundreds of cars in the Lower Mainland. Reserve by the hour or day and run errands, cruise the Sea to Sky, or venture out to Seattle. Choose your car and choose a route. From Kits to Commercial, the West End to Waterfront, or UBC to SFU. (We're even in the 'burbs.)

Shopping in Gastown? Heading up to Whistler? Picking someone up from YVR? 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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1. join

Apply now! Once approved, you’ll get a magical Zipcard that unlocks thousands of cars across the globe.

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2. reserve

Book a Zipcar for as little as 1 hour and up to 7 days.

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3. tap

Hold your Zipcard to the windshield. Ta da. The doors will unlock and you’re free to go.

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4. drive!

Hit the road. When you’re done, return the car to its reserved spot and scan your Zipcard to lock up. See you on the next Ziptrip!

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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:


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.

With Zipcar, I like that I don’t have to come to an office to rent. I can just find a car online, any time, in locations all around the city. I like that the reservation includes gas in the price too. There are lots of different types of cars to choose from: hatchbacks, luxury models, vans – whatever kind of car I need.

Hashem Albulahsh, Vancouver
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