Can I use Zipcar gas card for another car?

Zipcar fuel cards may only be used to fuel Zipcar vehicles and may not be used for any other purpose. Members must ensure that they use the correct fuel when refueling the vehicle (gasoline or diesel).

How does Zipcar gas card work?

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.

Can I let someone else drive my Zipcar?

Other members can drive a Zipcar that you reserve if they are on your family plan or account, but if a member on a different account is driving a Zipcar that you reserve, we ask that you be along for the ride.

How do I activate Zipcar without a card?

Download the Zipcar iPhone® or Android™ mobile app to unlock and lock your Zipcar right from your phone….In select locations only:

  1. Head to the Zipcar you reserved for your trip.
  2. Tap the Unlock icon in the Drive screen of the Zipcar app.
  3. Once the car unlocks, you are ready to begin your trip.

What if there is no gas card in Zipcar?

Missing Fuel Card If the fuel card is missing, let us know. From the Zipcar iPhone® or Android™ app, open the Drive screen and select Report to notify us of vehicle issues. If you can, please pay for fuel on your own and submit your receipts to be reimbursed.

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.

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.

What happens if you get into an accident with Zipcar?

In the case of an incident, members are responsible for a damage fee of up to the first $1,000 of damage to the Zipcar vehicle, and all further Zipcar vehicle damage is covered by Zipcar insurance. The damage fee can be reduced or eliminated with the purchase of an optional damage protection plan.

Can you use Zipcar app to unlock car?

At the time of your reservation, you can use your Zipcard or the mobile app to unlock your Zipcar. Once you’ve scanned in, you can then use your Zipcard or phone to lock and unlock the doors throughout your trip. Do not use the vehicle key to lock and unlock; this key should always remain inside the vehicle.

How much does a Zipcar cost per day?

Driving rates from $11/hr and $91.50/day. Membership includes: Secondary insurance for all trips. Free gas for all trips.

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.

How do you get approved for Zipcar?

All you need is to be 21 or older (18 if a student or where required by law) and have a valid driver’s license.

  1. Pick a plan. Select the membership plan that’s best for you to get started.
  2. Verification. We verify your driver’s license and identity.
  3. Book a trip. Once approved, you can book cars instantly with the Zipcar app.

Where is the free gas card on a Zipcar?

You can find the free gas card in the visor over the driver’s seat of every Zipcar. To use, insert the card at gas station as you would a credit card. Remember to always return cars with at least ¼ tank of gas to avoid fees.

Where do I get my Zipcar ID number?

Apply online on Zipcar’s website. Be sure to have your IDNYC identification number ready to take advantage of this offer. Discounts vary based on vehicle type and apply to weekday reservations, only.

Can You Use Your IDNYC card on Zipcar?

Zipcar is offering IDNYC cardholders a 50% discount on standard first-year membership. This offer is only valid for first-time Zipcar memberships, is non-transferable, and may only be used by the cardholder. Apply online on Zipcar’s website. Be sure to have your IDNYC identification number ready to take advantage of this offer.

How much does it cost to have a Zipcar membership?

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. Other fees, such as a young driver fee, may apply. Price it out . How soon can I drive with Zipcar?