Description

Turo is a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace where you can book any car you want, wherever you want it, from local hosts across the US, Canada, the UK, and Germany. A vibrant community over five million strong, Turo guests can choose from over 850 unique makes and models, while hosts earn extra money to offset the costs of car ownership.

Whether it’s a truck to help on moving day, a Mercedes-Benz for a luxurious weekend away, or a classic VW bus for a picture-perfect road trip, with more than 200,000 vehicles listed worldwide, Turo lets you find the perfect vehicle for your next adventure.

Hitting the road?
• Choose from a totally unique selection of cars and drive the perfect one for your trip
• Book cars directly from local hosts, as much as 30% less than traditional car rental agencies
• Get the car delivered, and book trips on the go with a quick tap

Car collecting dust?
• Share your car and turn your depreciating asset into an earnings engine
• Rest assured with up to $1 million in liability insurance backing each trip

Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

What's New

Version 18.58

Updates and fixes to make booking trips and managing listings on Turo easier.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
57K Ratings
57K Ratings

Editors’ Notes

Find and rent a car that fits best for your travel needs.

9900rpm

1st time user, great experience!

Booked a car about a week before my arrival on the other side of the country. I flew into LAX, and the car owner sent their employee and a van to pick me up, as their location was 15 mins away. Kept in good communication with me, and the car was washed and gassed up, ready for me. Owner was there and went over features of the car (BMW M3, competition package). He took about 15 pictures of the car, all the way around, to show condition. They were uploaded to the app. Told me to feel free to upload pics if there were damaged areas I noticed. Despite it being a pricey car, the owner seemed very chill, and says that he knows it’s a rental (meaning there may be flaws, and isn’t super anal about little things). That eased my mind. Your results may differ. Car performed flawlessly. He checked in with me once to confirm drop off time, as it was a nighttime drop off, and I still needed the ride back to LAX for a red eye. Accommodations were made. The return was simple. Went over the car, which took less than a minute. Gas and mileage was good, as well as the condition. I was on my way to LAX quickly. Didn’t know what to expect when I booked the rental, and hoped for the best. Honestly, it couldn’t have gotten any better. Will definitely use Turo again. My advice would be to pick a renter with a lot of good feedback. Mine had a lot.

cancelled without notice.

Cancelled without telling me!

They booked a trip and paid for it. I took an Uber to the pick up address on the day that I was supposed to at the exact time I’m supposed to. I show up and the lady tells me that my reservation was canceled last night. I look on my email and on the app and it says that my trip is starting. She tells me it’s between me and Turo. Apparently Turo decided to cancel my reservation without telling me so they could review my account without sending me an email or notification. Now I’m sitting in front of this lady‘s house like a homeless person beyond embarrassed waiting for an Uber to pick me up. Completely ruined my vacation. Had they let me know in advance I could’ve made other plans. I took off work for this! Turo then emailed me several times telling me that I needed to send them pictures of myself in front of my drivers license and pictures of the card that I used to purchase. I did these things even though I used Apple Pay which was promoted by this app, they continue to ask me for more detailed photos of my card even though the photo that I sent them was in HDR. I told them point-blank it doesn’t make any sense for you to need that many photographs of my card when I used Apple Pay and I already went through this entire process with Apple Pay. The entire scenario was very weird and very sketchy. I’m going with enterprise next time. It’s cheaper and they’re nice to me and I have very little chance of credit card theft.

Developer Response

We strive to create a reliable, fun, and memorable experience for our guests and hosts alike. That definitely is not the kind of Turo experience we expect our guests to have and we feel badly about the impact it had on your day and your experience with us. Would you please email us by going to support.turo.com so that we can look into this issue further.

Information

Seller
Turo Inc.
Size
237.5 MB
Category
Travel
Compatibility
Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Apple TV.
Languages
English, French, German
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Location
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
Copyright
© 2012–2018 Turo
Price
Free

Supports

  • Wallet

    Get all of your passes, tickets, cards, and more in one place.

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

  • Siri

    Get things done within this app using just your voice.

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