If I create a PickupPal group, can anyone join?
That is completely up to you and how you choose to set up a PickupPal group. You can have a public group (anyone can join) or a private group, which means you send an invitation to join.
If I have a private group, who will I be matched with?
If you are a member of a private group, you will only be matched with other members of your group. Also, only members of your group will be able to see your trip request.
How do I find a group that is right for me?
Use our search page
and type in your interests, home town, college, or university to see if there's a group you can join. If you don't find a group that suits you, why not create one and invite your friends?
Can I be a member of more than one group?
Yes. You can join as many groups as you want.
Who uses PickupPal groups?
A wide range of organizations and individuals have partnered with PickupPal and use PickupPal groups around the world. We have partnered with some of the very best brands such as Nike, The Home Depot, Virgin Mobile, The Dave Matthews Band, West Coast Green Conference, The London Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Marathon, Canadian Football League, Montreal Jazz Festival, and John Mayer to name a few. Start a group
today. You're in good company!
Do I have to sign a contract or long-term commitment?
No. PickupPal Groups is 100% free. There are no contracts or commitments on your part. You simply create a group, promote it to your members and enjoy. If you want to close your group, you can set it to inactive.
How do PickupPal groups work?
PickupPal Groups allow anyone or any organization anywhere in the world to start their own public or private rideshare. Become the administrator, take charge and invite thousands of your friends. Anyone can use PickupPal Groups: communities, concerts, companies, sports teams, you name it.
Are there per-user fees?
No. PickupPal is 100% free for you and anyone who joins.
Why would I want to create a Group?
A few good reasons to start a PickupPal Group today:
- Think globally, act locally. Being an environmental leader could not be easier. Your PickupPal Group will have its own special “Eco-Counter” that tracks and adds up all of your group's CO2 reductions.
- Coordinate and simplify your group's transportation needs. PickupPal Groups encourage everyone in your group to request or offer a ride to fellow group members.
- Securely ride with someone within your club, community or concert. PickupPal Groups make getting there familiar and friendly.
How do I create a PickupPal Group?
Fill in our easy online form
. Your group is created instantly and then you can simply invite the people you want to join.
How big does my group have to be?
There is no size limit to your group. You can use PickupPal groups to organize a backyard barbeque or coordinate ridesharing to a large convention. Every trip that someone shares cuts down on our global carbon footprint. Don't be shy, start a group