Karshare connects you with van owners in your area.
From electric cars to transit vans, get instant access to nearby vehicles with the Karshare app and be on your way in minutes.
Enter your dates, times and location and book your vehicle. Choose your insurance excess and verify your driving licence.
When it’s time to drive, head to your vehicle’s parked location and complete a condition report with your phone.
Unlock your rental van using facial recognition in the Karshare app. At the end of your rental, simply return the vehicle to the pick-up location and lock with the app.
By renting a van from your community, you can help reduce emissions and support local van owners. With driver telematics and contactless van collection, hiring a van has never been easier.
All vans on Karshare are instantly bookable. See what’s available in real time.
Forget key handovers – get access to hundreds of vehicles with our mobile app.
Insurance and roadside breakdown cover included on all rentals.
No need to head to a garage, your next rental is parked just around the corner.
We make van sharing in Birmingham fast, easy and convenient. Did you know that cars are only used for 4% of their entire lifespan? With vehicles sitting idle on almost every corner, that’s a lot of wasted time and space. You can make your van work for you and earn extra income by renting it out to members of the Birmingham community when not in use.
If more people start van sharing in Birmingham, less vehicles need to be purchased. This reduces the overall number of cars on the busy streets of Birmingham, reduces pollution and helps build a more sustainable future.
At Karshare, we see a new future where owning cars is seen as a choice, not a necessity. A future where neighbours share cars, just like they do parks, roads and schools.
With an unbeatable combination of local people and the finest technology, everybody is welcome to join the Birmingham car sharing community.
For your vehicle to qualify for van sharing in Birmingham, it needs to be:
Van sharing involves two sets of people: vehicle owners and renters. Owners share their vans with renters, who pay a fee for the usage.
For owners, van sharing in Birmingham presents a great second income stream and without the need to be physically present to hand over keys, it’s a stress-free way of making extra cash.
For renters, van sharing means access to vehicles that are close by and the benefit of insurance and maintenance that are all included in the price. It’s convenient, quick and hassle-free.
The great thing about sharing your van in Birmingham is that you can earn money while supporting a sustainable future. When more people share their vans, we can eliminate the need for others to purchase their own, resulting in more efficient use of existing vehicles.
With peer-to-peer car sharing in Birmingham, your van is rented by carefully vetted drivers. Our drivers need to be over the age of 21, hold a UK or EU driver’s license with 3 points or less, and have no insurance claims against them.