Although public transport is good, there are days when you need to rent a car in Singapore. Whether it’s a trip to load up at an out of the way home decor store or to ferry kids or visitors around – there are car sharing apps and other cheap car rentals options that can make it all a lot easier. Here’s what’s on offer from monthly and hourly car rentals for car sharing in Singapore
Car Club has been around since 1997, when it began as NTUC Income’s car-sharing co-operative in Singapore. Today, it has car-sharing plans to suit modern lifestyles. There’s a wide selection of cars, including newer models and vehicles that are brand new. And, yes, there are electric vehicles and everyday pet-friendly utility vehicles too!
How does it work? Car for rental in Singapore with them can be for as little as an hour, and you only pay for the usage period. There are four plans – Basic, Value, Lady, Corporate – for different needs and uses. The car sharing app has recently introduced an e-wallet – top up the e-wallet to rent a car and start driving; no more deposits required! From reserving a car to unlocking and locking a car and payment, everything is done on the Car Club app. At the end of your lease period, you’ll receive an e-invoice that lists mileage fees and vehicle time charges. The charges are then deducted from your E-wallet.
All the vehicles are made available with petrol and are covered with comprehensive insurance. Each car also contains hand sanitisers, disinfectants and anti-bacterial air fresheners for added health safety. Members of Car Club also earn rewards as they drive! Through their A.I.-powered car-sharing app, your driving is evaluated and a safety score is given after each session. You can use your safe driving scores to claim lifestyle rewards or driving credits.
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Other car sharing apps and car for rental in Singapore
Tribecar: Daily or hourly – this cheap car rental starts from S$0.50 per hour and S$65 per 24 hours, based on the type of car.
Drive lah: A peer-to-peer model of car sharing in Singapore, this car-sharing app links you to other car owners of the company’s community, who you can then rent the car from.
BlueSG: The first electric car-sharing in Singapore, a service with a network of 1,000 shared electric Bluecar vehicles.
GetGo: No membership or deposit is required to use GetGo to rent a car in Singapore. You only pay for the number of hours rented and mileage used. The hourly car rental rates vary for peak, off-peak and normal periods.
Shariot Car Sharing: Fees are based on the category of the car – Business, Standard, Plus – and whether you need a car for rental during the peak, off-peak or super off-peak period. Rates begin from $25 per 15 minutes.
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