Car Sharing is perfect for occasional use and is available daily or by the hour. Car sharing can be used for personal or business needs in lieu of car ownership or to augment ownership. Car sharing companies have collectively positioned hundreds of vehicles in neighborhoods within the Washington DC area. Reservation systems available through apps and online help to locate, reserve and access vehicles 24/7, 365 days a year. After becoming a member, simply wave your member card on the windshield reader to automatically unlock the doors. Keys and gas cards are located inside the vehicles. Maintenance, insurance, and fuel are included in the rate.
Most carshare companies offer an assortment of vehicle makes and models. The exception is car2go, which exclusively offers Smartcars. Turo, Getaround, and MAVEN are peer-to-peer carsharing companies made up of a community of private individuals who offer members the opportunity to rent out their personal vehicles.
Unique rules and restrictions apply to each company, visit individual websites for current rates and information.