Having a car on campus is now a whole lot easier
ZipCar, is now at University of Connecticut.
Zipcar is the world’s leading car sharing network, driven by a mission to enable simple and responsible urban living. With its wide variety of self-service vehicles available by the hour or day, Zipcar operates in urban areas and university campuses in over 500 cities and towns across Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States. Zipcar offers the most comprehensive, most convenient and most flexible car sharing options available. Zipcar is a subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAR), a leading global provider of vehicle rental services. More information is available at Zipcar.com
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Zimride, is now available at University of Connecticut.
Zimride is an online ride-matching service connecting drivers and passengers within a private UConn network heading to the same area. It is free for students and faculty/staff to join the network and begin searching for matches or posting rides of their own.
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Windham Regional Transit District
WRTD provides bus service between Storrs and Willimantic, Monday-Saturday.
WRTD Storrs-Willimantic Route: Students can use the Storrs-Willimantic bus service for free but will be required to have a U-Pass. UConn has offered a Transit pass which will allow the student the ability to ride on the WRTD buses for free. By using a pass system, we hope to be able to survey and better communicate with UConn riders as we will now be able to identify who is using the service. Free U-Passes for UConn students are available for at
Peter Pan Bus
Peter Pan buses stop at designated stops on the South end of campus, outside of West and Alumni residence halls. Please see their website for more information on schedules and fares.
Bradley International Airport (BDL)
Bradley International Airport is located about 45 minutes away from the Storrs campus and offers flights to destinations across the US and the world.
UConn Transportation Services provides on-demand airport shuttle service to Bradley International Airport with one week advanced booking.
Hartford's Union Station (HFD) is serviced by Amtrak's Northeast Regional and Vermonter routes. Union Station is located about 30 minutes away from the Storrs campus.
UConn Transportation Services provides on-demand Union Station shuttle service to Union Station in Hartford. Peter Pan buses also stop at Union Station.
Enterprise offers daily car rental service from their Willimantic office with pickup/drop off available on campus. Please contact Enterprise directly with any questions related to their services available to you.