Turo is a car rental marketplace where travelers can rent any car they want, wherever they want it, from a nationwide community of local car owners. Travelers choose from a unique selection of nearby cars, while car owners earn extra money and help fuel the adventures of travelers they meet along the way.
Turo has built a vibrant community of numerous owners and renters. Owners are able to make hundreds – or even thousands – of dollars a month by simply and safely renting out their cars. From A3 to Z4, renters have access to an unparalleled selection of vehicles at prices up to 40% lower than other car rental options, while enjoying the convenience of renting cars where they’re needed: right in their own neighborhood, at the airport, and everywhere in between.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
244 (est)
Turo was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Turo Office Locations

Turo has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
667 Mission St

Turo Data and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$102.8 m

Latest funding size

$47 m

Time since last funding

almost 2 years


Turo's latest funding round in November 2015 was reported to be $47 m. In total, Turo has raised $102.8 m

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Turo News and Updates

Car sharing network Turo launches in the UK

 A lot of us have cars, but not a lot of us use cars – estimates suggest our cars are sitting unused as much as 95 percent of the time, which is kind of insane if you think about it. That’s why things like Turo exists, which lets people rent out their vehicles on-demand via an app, Airbnb style. Tur…

Turo expands its ‘Airbnb for cars’ beyond North America and into the U.K.

After seven years in business, peer-to-peer (P2P) car-sharing network Turo is today launching in the U.K., the company’s first market outside of North America. Founded out of Boston as RelayRides in 2009, before moving its HQ to San Francisco a year later, Turo follows a model similar to other so-ca…

Turo doubles its inventory, lets you search by color

 Sharing-economy-powered car rental competitor Turo is taking its battle with the incumbents to places few have dared venture. The company used computer vision to determine the color of all the cars in its inventory and is making it possible to select the car for your next adventure based on your fa…

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