Car Club

Please ensure you comply with Government's safer travel advice before you book and use any car club vehicle. 

Business Travel

If you are a staff member you can use Enterprise Car Club for business travel and reclaim the expenses. You must access the Enterprise car club platform via the University's Procurement webpages.

Car Clubs for personal use - the benefits

Car Clubs are a great way to use a vehicle without owning it. No need to worry about servicing or maintenance, no need to pay the vehicle tax as this is managed by the Car Club. There are a range of modern vehicles available on demand and there is no time limit. 

How it works


Karshare

https://karshare.com

A new scheme whereby you can rent a car from the members of your community or share your own car in Bristol. 

Staff and Students

Simple to onboard and to activate the discount:

Staff and students an benefit from a 50% discount on rental bookings made from 19th November until Friday 18th December.

For more details on renting a vehicle with Karshare including eligibility criteria please click here


Co-wheels 

https://www.co-wheels.org.uk

Staff

Staff can join using promotional code: UOBSTAFF*

*Alternatively, University of Bristol staff can sign-up for the student Co-Wheels scheme by signing up through the Student Living landing page. Staff will then also benefit from the £25 free driving credit available through the student scheme.  

Students

Students can join the new Student Living scheme by visiting the Student Living landing page. Further information on the scheme is also available on the Co-Wheels Student Living flyer (PDF, 895kB). The scheme is not time-limited and the benefits include:


Zipcar

Uni of Bristol web-link

Staff & Students

University of Bristol staff and students can sign up to Zipcar by clicking on the Zipcar link above to take advantage of the following benefits.

In addition, £30.00 of driving credit is available for free by using the promotional code exclusive to the University of Bristol. To obtain the promotional code, please email transport-plan@bristol.ac.uk 

Support from Zipcar’s dedicated member services team is available 365 days a year 24/7.


Enterprise Car Club 

https://www.enterprisecarclub.co.uk

Staff

Enterprise Rent-a-Car offer staff discounts for personal bookings. University users of Enterprise Car Club can also get one year’s free personal Car Club membership by entering the University staff promotional code. Further details and the promotional code can be found here.

Students

Students over 22 years old

As a University of Bristol student, you can get your first year’s membership to Enterprise Car Club for £10 & get £10 FREE driving credit*. Use the promo code ‘ UOB10 ‘ upon joining and this will reduce the £60 annual membership fee to £10 for the first year and £10 driving credit will be applied to your account once your application is approved. This just leaves you to pay-as-you-go with rental starting from £2.70/hr† & 21p/mile across the UK. The cost of fuel is included in your mileage charge, so If you need to fill up use the fuel card in the vehicle. For more information visit the Enterprise Car Club website and select your nearest location here. 

Sign-up to the Bristol Standard Annual Plan here.

 *First year’s membership included for £10 (usually £60/yr). £10 driving credit, valid for 90 days, applied once application is approved. Offer valid for University of Bristol students members joining the Standard Annual plan until 31/12/2022. For full terms and conditions, please visit www.enterprisecarclub.co.uk/tc1. †Vehicle rates based on a UK 24/hr rental average on the standard plan as at 01/08/2020.

Students 19 yrs to 21 yrs old

As a University of Bristol student, you can get £10 FREE driving credit when joining the Enterprise Car Club Under 22’s plan*. Use the promo code ‘ STUDYUOB ‘ upon joining and the £10 driving credit will be applied to your account once your application is approved. This just leaves you to pay-as-you-go with rental across the UK between 05:00 & 22:00. The cost of fuel is included in your mileage charge, so If you need to fill up use the fuel card in the vehicle. For more information visit the Enterprise Car Club website and select your nearest location here.

 Sign-up to the Bristol Standard Annual Plan here.

 * £10 driving credit, valid for 90 days, applied once application is approved. Offer valid for University of Bristol students members joining the Under 22’s Monthly Plan until 31/12/2022. For full terms and conditions, please visit www.enterprisecarclub.co.uk/tc1.