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Hourcar, Car Sharing and Sustainable Transportation in the Twin Cities and Afar

Join by March 1 and we’ll match your membership fee in driving credit!

HOURCAR rolling into the new year like… via GIPHY Help cleanse our qi or fix whatever’s going on with our vibe. We’ve had a rough start to 2019 at HOURCAR, what with our office heat going out last week and our phones and internet crashing today. First we checked to see if Mercury is in […]

Introducing the Overnight MAX!

Want to drive an HOURCAR home after work and bring it back the following morning? Ever wish you could have a cost-effective way to keep an HOURCAR overnight after a late-night meeting or event? Stop wishing and reserve an HOURCAR now, because the Overnight MAX is here! Introducing the Overnight MAX! Overnight MAX is a […]

Celebrate the 2nd of October with Two New HOURCAR Hubs!

We are so happy to announce the opening of two new HOURCAR hubs today! The first new Hub is located at the Seward Co-op Friendship store at 38th st E and 3rd Ave S in Minneapolis. Seward Co-op is a long-time partner of HOURCAR and we are thrilled to continue our partnership with them through this new location […]

Summer is for FLEXing

At HOURCAR, we understand that recurring subscriptions aren’t for everybody. That’s why we created the HOURCAR Flex Plan — a new rate plan with no membership fees! Yes, you read that correctly. NO MEMBERSHIP FEES. Rather than paying a monthly or annual membership fee, Flex plan users pay a higher hourly rate when they reserve […]

City of St. Paul Applies for Federal Grant Money to Fund New Electric Carsharing Service

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Patrick Thornton (612) 230-6357   City of St. Paul Applies for Federal Grant Money to Fund New Electric Carsharing Service City partners with St. Paul-based HOURCAR and Xcel Energy on potential $10.6 million project ST. PAUL (July 17, 2018) — The City of St. Paul, working in partnership with the nonprofit […]


Are you a student or recently out of school and interested in carsharing? Interested in community outreach and marketing? Then HOURCAR is the place for you! Join the best staff in carsharing. You will be responsible for coordinating and attending HOURCAR Outreach events. You are also responsible for implementing student outreach on and off campus […]

HOURCAR Requests Proposals for Increased Access Hub Site Hosts

HOURCAR is a nonprofit carsharing company based in the Twin Cities. Since 2012, HOURCAR has provided affordable, accessible, and sustainable transportation choices for Twin Cities residents. HOURCAR operates a fleet of 60 vehicles (cars, trucks, and SUVs) strategically positioned at 55 locations (hubs) throughout the Twin Cities. These vehicles are available for rent by the […]

We’re “Soul” Excited to Introduce Two New Cars!

You may recall that at the end of last year we conducted a survey to better understand what types of vehicles you, our members, wanted in the Hourcar Fleet. If you participated in this survey, we thank you for your feedback!  The results have been integral in our research for new vehicles to add to our fleet. Here are the […]

Introducing HOURCAR Punchcard

HOURCAR is excited to announce the launch of the HOURCAR Punchcard Rewards program. Use an HOURCAR and get driving credit and other rewards. It’s simple. Sign up here!     You sign up. You use HOURCAR. You get driving credit!   For every 10 trips in an HOURCAR we will give you $10 in driving credit. […]

New Corporate Advantage Plan!

HOURCAR is very excited to announce our new Corporate Advantage Plan! Take public transit or bike to work, but want or need the flexibility? HOURCAR might be the best option for you and your employer. Learn more about our low-cost Business and Non-Profit plans by clicking here!    

“With HOURCAR, we don’t have to pay for insurance and gas – it turns out to be far less expensive than owning a car.”

“If you want the convenience of a car without the responsibility that comes with owning a car – HOURCAR is a great choice.”

“It’s nice to have options – we can reserve a truck to run to the furniture store or a hatchback for a large grocery haul or a trip to the dog park.”

“I use HOURCAR to help the Minneapolis Art Lending Library safely move artists work. It’s a great option for budget-tight organizations”


Hourcar, Car Sharing and
Sustainable Transportation in
the Twin Cities and Away.