Zipcar is a smarter way to get around the city. With four new carshare locations in Tysons, you can make the smart move and use Zipcar to get around town.
Similar to more conventional car rental companies, Zipcar allows members to rent their vehicles; but that’s really where the similarities end. Through Zipcar, you can reserve vehicles by the hour or by the day and don’t worry about gas or insurance- they’re included for free.
And, best of all, Zipcar vehicles are found right on the streets and parking lots near you.
Zipcar Locations in Tysons
Currently, Tysons has 4 Zipcar locations:
- McLean Metro at 1645 Scotts Crossing Rd (Colonial Parking Lot- a 5 minute walk from the McLean metro station)
- Tysons Corner Metro at 8000 Towers Crescent Drive (a 10 minute walk from the Tysons Corner Center metro station)
- Tysons Corner Metro at The Vita Apartments- 7902 Tysons One Place (a 2 min walk from station)
- Spring Hill Metro at 5421 Broad St (PMI Garage) (a 5 min walk from the Spring Hill metro station)
Here’s how it works:
- The first step is to become a Zipcar member. Membership starts as low as $7/month of $70/annually. You receive a Zipcard which you will can use to unlock thousands of cars, trucks, and vans around the country. As a Zipcar member, you have vehicles available in almost every major city in the United States.
- Reserve a car. Download the Zipcar app or search online. It’s easy. And fast. Log in, find a car, reserve it for a few hours or an entire day.
- Walk to the car, hold your Zipcard to the windshield and that’s it! The doors unlock and the cars all yours- and remember, all gas and insurance is covered. The rate is $8 per hour or $56 per day.
- Drive! The sky is the limit- really. Take a cruise down to the Blue Ridge Mountains and drive along Skyline Drive. Or stay at ground level and take a trip to DC or Leesburg wineries. It’s up to you. Zipcar gives you the wheels- where it takes you is up to you!
You can also use the Zipcar map to locate Zipcar vehicles all around Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland.
For more information, visit Zipcar’s website!