Car Sharing

City CarShare:

24/7 Hourly Access

City CarShare is a community-based nonprofit bent on improving the environment and quality of life in the Bay Area. CCS membership includes:

  • 24/7 hourly access to hundreds of cars, hybrids and trucks close to campus and throughout the Bay Area.
  • Gas, insurance and maintenance included in cost.
  • Student discounted rates. Just use the Promo code “UCBerkeleyPT.”

Find more information on student plans at City CarShare’s Web site.

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Access to Cars Almost Anywhere   

Zip Car offers UC Berkeley students, faculty and staff discounts on annual membership, plus:

  • Pickup trucks, convertibles, hybrids, MINIs, BMWs, Volvos, Outback and many more car makes and models
  • User fees include gas, insurance, a reserved parking spot, free miles and satellite radio
  • Zipcars live in neighborhoods throughout San Francisco, Berkeley and Oakland
  • Membership is universal—members can reserve Zipcar vehicles in Boston, New York City, Washington DC, Chicago, Toronto, London and more cities soon

To become a Zipster, fill out an application here: Students or Faculty and Staff.

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Cal’s Official Car Rental Provider

The official rental car company used by UC Berkeley administrators, alumni and the Cal Athletics department.  Save on short-term rentals. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers discounted rates to Cal students, faculty and staff.  Plus:

  • Rentals to students who are over 18 
  • Hourly rentals
  • A convenient location on Campus at the corner of Oxford and University
  • Free pick-ups

For more information or to book a reservation, call (510) 705-8989 or go to the Enterprise Web site.