In this article, we explain how you can book a car and subscribe to a Whim car subscription with Whim. For more detailed country- or city-specific articles, please see here.
- What is the Garage view?
- How to book a car with Whim app?
- How to cancel a booked car?
- How to subscribe to a Whim Car Subscription?
- How to cancel a Whim Car Subscription?
What is the Garage view?
In Garage view (Fig 1), you may book a car, subscribe to a Whim car subscription, cancel a booking, and activate a reminder for picking up a car.
(Fig.1) Garage view
How to book a car with Whim app?
Press Find a car button in the Garage view (Fig. 2).
(Fig.2) Find a car button
You will see all the available locations where you can choose to pick-up your booked car (Fig.3).
(Fig.3) Screenshot from Antwerp
By pressing the (iOS) or (Android) in the upper right corner, you may also select providers, change locations and adjust the pick-up time and return time.
After choosing a car, you need to confirm the booking (Fig.4) (Fig.5)
(Fig.4) Screenshot from Helsinki (Fig.5) Screenshot from Helsinki
Once the booking is confirmed, you may add a reminder to pick-up the car (Fig.6).
(Fig.6) Screenshot from Antwerp
You will see the booked car in the Garage view (Fig.7) and the calendar in the Home view (Fig.8).
(Fig.7) Booked car in the Garage view
(Fig.8) The calendars in the Home view
How to cancel the booked car?
You may cancel the booked car (Fig.9) by tapping on the booking either in the Garage view or from the calendar in Home view.
(Fig.9) Canceling the booking
The application will request you to confirm your cancellation request (Fig.10).
(Fig.10) Confirmation of cancelling
Once the cancellation is successful the following message will appear (Fig.11).
(Fig.11) Booking cancelled successfully
How to subscribe to a Whim car subscription
The long-term car access called Whim Car Subscription is released on a country-by-country basis. You may read more about Whim Car Subscription here.
The Whim Car Subscription may be booked through the Garage view's Whim Car Subscription button*.
After tapping this, you may choose what you would like to subscribe (Fig.12).
*Note: Restrictions may apply.
(Fig.12) Whim Car Subscription-Screenshot from Helsinki
Choose the number of days for the subscription period*(5, 7 or 14 days) (Fig.13)
*Please note: the subscription recurs every month.
(Fig.13) Different days for the subscription period
Select the car type (Premium, Lifestyle, Everyday, Compact, Small) (Fig.14)
(Fig.14) Different types of cars
Choose the desired car and confirm the subscription purchase by tapping on "SUBSCRIBE" (recurring, and on top of your Whim app monthly subscription) (Fig.15).
(Fig.15) Whim Car subscription confirmed
Your subscription will appear in the Garage view (Fig.16)
(Fig.16) Whim Car Subscription available days
How to cancel a Whim Car Subscription?
You may cancel the subscription by tapping the edit icon on the Whim Car Subscription badge (Fig.16).
Scroll down till you see the "Cancel Whim Car Subscription" button (Fig.17). Tap on that, then confirm the cancellation (Fig.18). Cancellation occurs at the start of the next billing cycle (Fig.19).
(Fig.17) Cancel Whim Car Subscription
(Fig.18) Confirm the cancellation
(Fig.19) Cancellation occurs at the start of the next billing cycle