Hire a bike from stations in and around Lincoln for a quick and eco-friendly way to get around the city and to explore the surrounding countryside.

hirebike provides a quick and eco-friendly way of getting around the city of Lincoln and the surrounding suburbs and countryside. 100 bikes are available 24 hours a day from automated rental stations which are unlocked using your personal user code.  Portable combination locks are available too so that you can take them wherever you like safely.

There are four rental stations in Lincoln: on the Brayford Waterfront outside the Royal Wiliam IV pub, at Lincoln Central Train Station, on the University of Lincoln campus and at St Marks Shopping Centre.  Other rental stations outside the city (15 further stations) include ASDA on Newark Road, Birchwood Avenue and North Hykeham Train Station.

You can hire a bike in three easy steps:

  • Register online or over the phone to add credit to your account
  • Unlock a bike using your unique code at a station
  • Hire the bike and return it to any of the rental stations in the area.

hirebike costs £2 per hour with the price capped at £5 for a full day's rental. Annual memberships are available which give 30 minutes free cycling and a discount on any time after that - £1 per hour, capped at £4 for 24 hours. See the hirebike website for full details.

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Casual cycling:

  • £2 per hour
  • Price is capped at £5 for 24 hours.

Annual membership:

  • £20 per year for first year, then £10
  • First half hour is free
  • £1 per additional hour
  • Capped at £4 for 24 hours.
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