Students love Carpingo for

24/7 access to cars right near campus

5 more reasons
  • Gas and insurance included
  • 4 easy-to-choose driving plans
  • Easy account set-up, maintenance and billing
  • Card on account can be in a parent’s name, with written consent
  • Reduces traffic and improves the environment of NYC

Parents love carpingo for

Hundreds saved monthly in insurance, gas and expenses

5 more reasons
  • Brand new vehicles with regular safety maintenance
  • 24/7 roadside assistance
  • Healthier living with access to Trader Joe’s, IKEA, Fairway and more
  • Eliminates the “missed the train” excuse for not visiting home
  • Reduces traffic and improves the environment of NYC

Reserve online or on your phone up to an hour before you need the car

I'm not in Brooklyn or Queens

New cars & locations added constantly!

How does it work?

How does this work?


Pick a plan and sign up in minutes


Reserve a car for as little as 1 hour

Drive Off

Unlock, drive off and return the car to its reserved parking space

More people in
fewer cars means a
cleaner New York

In NYC, gas typically costs
20% more
than the national average

Try us out

Carpingo comes in 4 easy-to-choose rate plans to suit your driving needs

most popularPay as you 'pingo
Starter Saver City Saver Pro Saver
Join Join Join Join
Membership 1st Year
Free Free Free
Monthly Prepay $0 $25 $50 $75
Daytime Hourly Rate From $8 $7.50 $7 $6.50
Free Daily Miles 180 180 180 200

*$50 annual membership after first year

Rates do not include taxes.

A $25 application fee applies to rate plans shown. See rate details.

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What's included?


A gas card is kept in your glove box for you to use


NYS required insurances are included in your reservation
Additional coverage available


A reserved parking spot is waiting for you when you return


Maintenance is taken care of by our road team between reservations

Roadside Assistance

If you’re stuck, we’ll be there 24/7 to get you back on the road in no time


You can depend on 24-hour members support at

We keep rates low by keeping insurance costs low. To make this possible, U Carpingo members must be 20 years or older, have a valid driver’s license, and no convictions for drunk-driving, illegal possession of a vehicle or at-fault accidents over the last 3 years. Join now and get $50 in free driving.

Carpingo is proud to support New York’s college students and faculty in pursuing their dreams through education.