How it works

Rent bikes in more than 50 German cities!

You can rent up to 4 bikes with one account​.

Sign up one-time and ride our bikes all over the world.

 

1. Sign up for free

Website

Go to

Registration

App

Get the nextbike app and register via smartphone

Hotline

Our costumer services is happy to help you register. Call +49 (0) 30 69205046. For registration via hotline we charge a service fee of 3€.

Verify your account

  • Upon confirming your payment method, you will be charged 1€. This 1€ is your starting credit, you can use it for your first ride.

  • After debit via credit card your customer account will be activated immediately. Debitting via credit transfer may take up to four days. You can change your means of payment anytime.

2. Rent a bike

Enter the bike number - receive the four-digit lock code - open the lock

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Enter the bike number and press "rent"

Scan the QR-Code.

You will receive the four-digit lock code via the app.

Open the combination lock or enter the lock code into the BikeComputer. The fork lock will then open automatically.

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Enter your phone number and PIN into the BikeComputer.

The fork lock will then open and you will receive the lock code for parking the bike via text message.

    • It is also possible to use your customer card to rent a bike with a BikeComputer.
    • You can use a single account to rent up to four bikes at once.

3. Return the bike

Lock the bike - select the appropriat station via app, BikeComputer or hotline - confirm your return

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Return the bike to an official station and close the lock.

Return bikes with combination locks via app.

Bikes with BikeComputers will be returned via BikeComputer. Close the lock, press 'return' and wait for confirmation.

Bikes can only be returned at official station within the City of Leipzig.

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