How to borrow cars

Rent your neighbour’s car from $5/hr or $25/day

How it works

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Choose a car and book

Choose a car

Unlock car and drive instantly

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Watch this video to find out how a booking works

What car do you want to drive?

What kind of car do you want to drive today?

Need a roomy SUV for a camping trip; a van to move house; or a compact car for city errands? There are hundreds of cars of all types listed with Car Next Door.

Book and drive instantly

Book and drive instantly

Search online for available cars near you with the features you need. Book instantly, and get the keys from a secure Lockbox at the car – no need to meet the Owner.

Insurance, fuel and 24/7 assistance included

Insurance, fuel and 24/7 assistance included

Every trip includes comprehensive insurance, fuel and 24/7 assistance from our friendly local member support team.

Pricing and plans

Pricing and plans

Car Next Door is up to 50% cheaper than the leading traditional car share company, because we make use of cars already on the streets.

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Why rent your neighbour's car?

Free membership

Free membership

Pay only when you rent a car, or choose our $19/month Heavyweight plan for frequent users.

Save money, spend locally

Save money, spend locally

Renting your neighbour’s car is up to 50% cheaper than renting from a corporate. Plus, your money stays local.

Cars on your street

Cars on your street

Convenient locations – no more trekking to the hire depot to pick up a car.

Insurance for peace of mind

Insurance for peace of mind

All bookings come with comprehensive insurance. You can choose to reduce your Damage Cover Liability even further for more peace of mind.

24/7 member assistance

24/7 member assistance

Need help? Our friendly, local team is here to help around the clock. We also offer 24- hour Roadside Assistance.

Planet-friendly wheels

Planet-friendly wheels

Making cars uses a lot of resources, generates pollution, and increases congestion. Improve your city and planet: use a car that’s already out there.