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As a member with the free Zipcar app, you can find cars and vans in your neighborhood and across the globe—and reserve and unlock them, too. Gas, insurance, mileage, and dedicated parking are included in every reservation.

Download the app now. The open road awaits!

9 GREAT THINGS MEMBERS CAN DO WITH THE APP:

1) Reserve a Zipcar by the hour or day
2) Choose from a variety of vehicles—sedans, hybrids, vans, and more
3) Sort cars by available time, make, and model
4) View your upcoming reservations
5) Get directions to your Zipcar 
6) Easily locate your reserved Zipcar by honking its horn 
7) Unlock and lock your Zipcar 
8) Tap to speak to the friendly local Zipcar team
9) Change, extend, or cancel reservations on the go

REGARDING APP PERMISSIONS

In some cities we’re piloting a fast and easy new way to unlock your car: Bluetooth! If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to get checkout support.zipcar.com



ABOUT ZIPCAR

Zipcar is the world’s leading car-sharing network, driven by a mission to enable simple and responsible urban living. With its wide variety of self-service vehicles available by the hour or day, Zipcar brings freedom, flexibility, and convenience to urban areas and university campuses in over 500 cities and towns across Canada, France, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Zipcar is a subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAR), a leading global provider of vehicle rental services. More information is available at zipcar.com.

NOT A MEMBER YET?

Join to reserve, honk, and unlock Zipcars with your phone. To hear what current members are saying and join the conversation, find us on social media (@Zipcar). To learn more about Zipcar or to sign up, visit zipcar.com.

WHAT NOW?

Join our million members and give us a try! Let us know what you think, tell a friend, and rate us, too.

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Version History

Launched Feb 25, 2014 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 months, on average.

Oct 13
2019
(Current)
Version 5.17

- View available credit balance at the time of booking
- Redeem promo codes directly from the app
- View and upgrade your damage protection plan
- Improved booking confirmation details
- Improved date/time pickers to quickly select the desired reservation times

Sep 08
2019
Version 5.16.1

- View available credit balance at the time of booking
- Redeem promo codes directly from the app
- View and upgrade your damage protection plan
- Improved booking confirmation details
- Improved date/time pickers to quickly select the desired reservation times

Aug 25
2019
Version 5.16

- View available credit balance at the time of booking
- Redeem promo codes directly from the app
- View and upgrade your damage protection plan
- Improved booking confirmation details
- Improved date/time pickers to quickly select the desired reservation times

Aug 25
2019
Version Varies with device

- View available credit balance at the time of booking
- Redeem promo codes directly from the app
- View and upgrade your damage protection plan
- Improved booking confirmation details
- Improved date/time pickers to quickly select the desired reservation times

Aug 06
2019
Version 5.15

- Need more time? Quickly add 30 minutes to extend your trip in the Drive screen.
- Update your payment method while making or editing your reservation.

Jul 08
2019
Version 5.14.2

- Need more time? Quickly add 30 minutes to extend your trip in the Drive screen.
- Update your payment method while making or editing your reservation.

Jun 05
2019
Version 5.13.1

- Need more time? Quickly add 30 minutes to extend your trip in the Drive screen.
- Update your payment method while making or editing your reservation.

Apr 29
2019
Version 5.12.3

Thanks for using Zipcar! We’ve updated our booking flow to give you the option to add a trip related memo on screen. In some cases this may be required by your account holder. We’ve also made improvements to the Flex end trip experience (Flex service is only available in London at this time).

Mar 31
2019
Version 5.12.1

Thanks for using Zipcar! We’ve updated our booking flow to give you the option to add a trip related memo on screen. In some cases this may be required by your account holder. We’ve also made improvements to the Flex end trip experience (Flex service is only available in London at this time).

Mar 25
2019
Version 5.11.2

Thanks for using Zipcar! You can now search for Zipcars directly from the list or map view. This release also includes haptic feedback when you lock and unlock the car and some under-the-hood improvements.

Mar 03
2019
Version 5.11.1

Thanks for using Zipcar! You can now search for Zipcars directly from the list or map view. This release also includes haptic feedback when you lock and unlock the car and some under-the-hood improvements.

Feb 18
2019
Version 5.10.1

- This release includes under-the-hood improvements to make the app faster, more reliable, and power future features.

Jan 10
2019
Version 5.9

- Simplified the search bar to create more space for the map.
- Bug fixes.

Nov 18
2018
Version 5.8.1

- Booking a car just got easier. We increased the visibility and you can now see if the car is available before you confirm or edit your reservation.
- Bug fixes

Oct 24
2018
Version 5.8

- Booking a car just got easier. We increased the visibility and you can now see if the car is available before you confirm or edit your reservation.
- Bug fixes

Oct 14
2018
Version 5.7.1

- New search feature! Find your Zipcar by location, time, and vehicle type all in one central search screen.
- Improved address search with autocomplete, start typing an address and autocomplete will fill in the rest.
- Increased legibility and visual design of vehicle cards.
- Bug fixes.

Aug 19
2018
Version 5.6

- Improved UI when editing or canceling a trip.
- Bug fixes

Jul 09
2018
Version 5.5.1

- You can now update your primary payment method in the app
- Bug fixes

Jun 06
2018
Version 5.4.1

- Bug fixes

Mar 20
2018
Version v.2018.03.20

- In-app damage and car cleanliness reporting is now available in select markets. It's quick and easy to report an issue - add a description, attach an image, and submit. This has been a long requested feature, and we're excited to finally be delivering it to you.
- Bug fixes

Mar 12
2018
Version v.2018.03.13

Minor bug fixes and support for Zipcar Flex price caps (availability depends on where you live)

Feb 21
2018
Version v.2018.02.22

Minor bug fixes and support for Zipcar Flex price caps (availability depends on where you live)

Jan 11
2018
Version v.2018.01.11

Minor bug fixes and support for Zipcar Flex price caps (availability depends on where you live)

Jan 04
2018
Version v.2018.01.05

We’ve got a new map-based search, new look to your trip history, and better support for One Way and Zipcar Flex (availability depends on where you live)
Bringing back Browse By Day. We’re sorry this went missing – we underestimated how important it was. We’ll be continuing to improve this in future updates.
Some other bug fixes and improvements to the search interface.

Nov 14
2017
Version v.2017.11.15

We’ve got a new map-based search, new look to your trip history, and better support for One Way and Zipcar Flex (availability depends on where you live)
Bringing back Browse By Day. We’re sorry this went missing – we underestimated how important it was. We’ll be continuing to improve this in future updates.
Some other bug fixes and improvements to the search interface.

Nov 01
2017
Version v.2017.11.02

Some small updates to the map

Oct 26
2017
Version v.2017.10.27

Some small updates to the map

Aug 28
2017
Version v.2017.08.29

Some small updates to the map

Jul 22
2017
Version v.2017.07.23

Some small updates to the map

Jul 20
2017
Version v.2017.07.20

From 4.30:
- Fixes to better support super widescreen devices (like the Samsung S8 and LG G6)
- Significantly smaller APK size, so it’ll take up less space on your phone
Also in 4.30.1:
- Fixed a search bug that prevented a handful of vehicles appearing for some affiliates

Jul 13
2017
Version v.2017.07.13

From 4.30:
- Fixes to better support super widescreen devices (like the Samsung S8 and LG G6)
- Significantly smaller APK size, so it’ll take up less space on your phone
Also in 4.30.1:
- Fixed a search bug that prevented a handful of vehicles appearing for some affiliates

Jul 09
2017
Version v.2017.07.10

- Fixes to better support super widescreen devices (like the Samsung S8 and LG G6)
- Significantly smaller APK size, so it’ll take up less space on your phone

Jun 25
2017
Version v.2017.06.26

- Fixes to better support super widescreen devices (like the Samsung S8 and LG G6)
- Significantly smaller APK size, so it’ll take up less space on your phone

Jun 16
2017
Version v.2017.06.16

- Reduced load time at startup.
- Fixed some translations for Spanish and Taiwanese users.

Apr 21
2017
Version v.2017.04.21

- Reduced load time at startup.
- Fixed some translations for Spanish and Taiwanese users.

Apr 13
2017
Version v.2017.04.13

New in this release:
· Bug fix on entering address to search around in Android 7.0 Nougat
· Bug fix on selecting a drop-off location for One-Way trips
· Performance improvements on loading reservations (credit to our server-side team)

Apr 12
2017
Version v.2017.04.12

New in this release:
· Bug fix on entering address to search around in Android 7.0 Nougat
· Bug fix on selecting a drop-off location for One-Way trips
· Performance improvements on loading reservations (credit to our server-side team)

Nov 17
2016
Version v.2016.11.17

New in this release:
· Bug fix on entering address to search around in Android 7.0 Nougat
· Bug fix on selecting a drop-off location for One-Way trips
· Performance improvements on loading reservations (credit to our server-side team)

Aug 09
2016
Version v.2016.08.09

New in this release…
- Improved performance on reservation confirmation display
- Improved performance
on opening upcoming reservations
- Tweaks to improve the ‘Change Reservation’ flow
- Loading indicator added
on the ‘My Reservations’ screens
- Various fixes and improvements

Jul 26
2016
Version v.2016.07.22

New in this update:
- Material Design date and time pickers
- A few bug fixes
v4.18.1 fixes an
occasional crash with the new time pickers.

Jul 22
2016
Version v.

New in this update:
- Material Design date and time pickers
- A few bug fixes
v4.18.1 fixes an
occasional crash with the new time pickers.

Jul 07
2016
Version v.2016.07.07

New in this update:
- Material Design date and time pickers
- A few bug fixes
v4.18.1 fixes an
occasional crash with the new time pickers.

Jun 30
2016
Version v.2016.06.30

New in this update:
- You’ll notice that the drawer has been updated (Material Design, for the Android
fans)
- ‘Help’ section included for FAQs on the move (U.S. only for now – stay tuned everyone else)
- Fixed a
bug in the cancellation logic for One>Way reservations
- Messaging added to unlock, lock and honk buttons as
these actions can take a few seconds
- Various other minor fixes and enhancements
In 4.17.3 we’re fixing a
crash that occurred on the Drive screen

May 21
2014
Version v.3.4.2

Feb 26
2014
Version v.3.4.1

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