Car and Van club vehicles can be booked by members for any length of time from 30 minutes, with the flexibility to increase the booking period to anything from an hour up to a whole weekend, or longer by arrangement.
- Book online, by app or by phone
- Drive for as long as you’ve booked it for (increasing if you need to)
- Pay direct from your account (based on hours used and mileage)
Zipvan is popular for Vans and cars, it works
Obviously at the moment some locations don’t operate Car and Van Clubs but could this be the future for vehicle usage?
It will save you having to buy or lease a vehicle and pay for insurance and maintenance.
You will need to work out a cost analysis to compare options.
What are your current costs?
What are the vehicle club costs?
Does it save money and give you greater flexibility?
According to Transport for London
What are the benefits?
- Convenient car use
The convenience of a car without the hassle of owning one – no more servicing, insurance, parking, MOT, repairs
Cars are accessible to members at all hours
- Saves you money
According to Carplus, joining a car club could save you £3,500 per year compared to owning a car (if you currently drive fewer than 6,000 miles per year)
- Protect the environment
Car club vehicles are energy efficient and cleaner than the average car. They also reduce the need to own a car and discourage unnecessary car travel. Some car clubs offer electric vehicles (EVs) which emit neither harmful CO2 nor air pollutants from the tailpipe