How it Works

How it Works

At Rent the Runway, we know that no two people rent the same.
That's why we have options. Here's how they work.

RENTING WITH MEMBERSHIPONE-TIME RENTALS
At Rent the Runway, we know that no two
people rent the same. That's why we have
options. Here's how they work.

RENTING WITH MEMBERSHIP

ONE-TIME RENTALS

Renting with Membership

Renting with
Membership

Subscribe to fashion and have something
new to wear—everywhere.
Subscribe to fashion and have
something new to wear—everywhere.

Pick your plan

Pick your plan


We offer two membership plans:

RTR Update is like a closet pick-me-up. It includes one monthly shipment of 4+ items chosen by you.

EXPLORE RTR UPDATE

RTR Unlimited (our premium membership) is an endless closet controlled by you. Members can have 4+ items at home at a time and swap them for something new whenever they want.

EXPLORE RTR UNLIMITED


We offer two membership plans:

RTR Update is like a closet pick-me-up. It
includes one monthly shipment of 4+ items
chosen by you.

EXPLORE RTR UPDATE

RTR Unlimited (our premium membership) is
an endless closet controlled by you. Members
can have 4+ items at home at a time and swap
them for something new whenever they want.

EXPLORE RTR UNLIMITED

Select from thousands
of designer styles

Select from thousands of designer styles


After you’ve picked your plan, browse the RTR closet and select
what you’d like for your first shipment. We’ll send them to you
dry cleaned and ready to wear in a reusable garment bag.


After you’ve picked your plan, browse the RTR
closet and select what you’d like for your first
shipment. We’ll send them to you dry cleaned
and ready to wear in a reusable garment bag.

Wear. Swap. Repeat.

Wear. Swap. Repeat.


Style and wear your items for as long as you’d like. When you’re
ready for something new, ship your items back in the sustainable
garment bag they came in. We’ll notify you when we’ve received
your return so you can pick for your next shipment.


Style and wear your items for as long as you’d
like. When you’re ready for something new,
ship your items back in the sustainable garment
bag they came in. We’ll notify you when we’ve
received your return so you can pick for your
next shipment.

Both of our memberships
come with:

  • EASY RETURNS
    EASY RETURNS

    At any UPS location, RTR store,
    or Drop-Off Box.
  • FREE DRY CLEANING
    FREE DRY CLEANING

    So say goodbye to that
    monthly bill.
  • FREE 2-DAY SHIPPING
    FREE 2-DAY SHIPPING

    In both directions,
    guaranteed.
  • MEMBERS-ONLY DISCOUNTS
    MEMBERS-ONLY DISCOUNTS

    To buy the items you
    can't let go of.
  • RENTAL INSURANCE INCLUDED
    RENTAL INSURANCE INCLUDED

    Because we know,
    accidents happen.
  • FLEXIBLE PLANS
    FLEXIBLE PLANS

    Want more? Flex up to
    rent more styles at a time.

One-Time Rentals

Reserve styles for upcoming plans and events.
  • Pick Your Look
    Pick Your Look

    Select a delivery date (we recommend 1-2
    days before your event) and decide how
    long you’d like to keep your items (we offer
    4 and 8-day rentals).
  • Find the Perfect Fit
    Find the Perfect Fit

    We’ll send you a free backup size to ensure you
    get a fit that’s just right. We also recommend
    browsing the customer photo reviews to see how
    styles look on other women like you.
  • Stress-Free Returns
    Stress-Free Returns

    When your rental period is up, place your items (and
    the hangers and plastic) back in the garment bag
    they came in. Then send it back using the prepaid
    shipping label. We'll handle the dry cleaning.

Three Ways to Access the Dream Closet

Three Ways to Access
the Dream Closet

  • RTR Reserve
    Starting at $30/rental
    RESERVE LOOKS FOR
    UPCOMING PLANS.
    RESERVE LOOKS FOR
    UPCOMING PLANS.
    • Rent pieces for 4 or 8 days
    • Book for tonight or months from now
    • Free returns, dry cleaning, and backup size
    BROWSE NOW
  • RTR Update
    $89/month $69 trial month
    REFRESH YOUR WARDROBE
    EACH MONTH.
    REFRESH YOUR WARDROBE
    EACH MONTH.
    • Rent 4+ pieces for your shipment
    • Exchange for new pieces each month
    • Free shipping, dry cleaning, and insurance
    TRY RTR UPDATE
  • RTR Unlimited
    $159/month $80 off 60-day trial
    ACCESS A CONSTANTLY
    ROTATING WARDROBE.
    ACCESS A CONSTANTLY
    ROTATING WARDROBE.
    • Rent unlimited pieces on rotation
    • Swap anytime, no return dates
    • Free shipping, dry cleaning, and insurance
    TRY RTR UNLIMITED

Still have questions?

Still have questions?

We have answers. Check out our how-to videos and browse FAQs.
We have answers. Check out our how-to
videos and browse FAQs.

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