How it works

1. Sign up


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Get the nextbike app and register via smartphone

Verify your account

For using nextbike Bonn an annual charge of 3€ applies. It will be charged when the first bike in rented in Bonn. It won't be charges automatically the following year unless a bike is rented in Bonn again.

2. Rent & Return

Quick. Simple. Flexible.


Rent a bike

Rent a bike easily via app: scan the QR-code or enter the bike number. The frame lock opens automatically. You can also rent bikes by calling our hotline: +49 (0) 30 69205046. You can use a single account to rent up to four bikes at once.


Park a bike

You can park your bike without stopping the rental. Activate the park mode in your app and close the lock afterwards. Simply deactivate it again to continue your ride. The lock opens automatically. Therefore do not deactivate the park mode from afar.


Return a bike

Return your bike at any public street or junction within the pink flex zone or at an official station. Close the lock by pressing down the lever. Refresh your app to make sure the rental has been stopped. Check the map for information about the flex zone areas. Returning bikes in another city is not allowed. A service fee of 75€ applies.

Mobile apps for nextbike

Mobile apps for nextbike

Mobile apps for nextbike