Rental prices – From 1st July 2021

Price guide and key features of our service.

There’s no extra charges applied after you pay your rental fee. Prices are for a comprehensive package covering everything that you will need.

Rental Prices

Rental PeriodCity Trekking BikesUrban Student Bikes
Half Day (4 Hours)£10£10
1 Day (4-8 hours)£15£15
24 Hours£20£20
2-3 Days£25£25
4-7 Days£35£35
10 Days£40£40
2 weeks£50£45
3 weeks£65£55
4 weeks£75£60
5 weeks£85£65
6 weeks£90£70
7 Weeks£95£75
8 weeks£100£80
9 Weeks£105£85
10 Weeks£110£90
11 weeks - 3 Months£120£100
4 Months£130£110
5 Months£140£120
6 Months£150£130
7 Months£165£140
8 Months£180£150
9 Months£190£160
10 Months£200£170
11 Months£210£180
12 Months£220£190

 £40 DEPOSIT PER BIKE– Cash preferred.

Rental fee’s are payable in advance by cash or card payment.




Prices valid until 30/06/2022

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All bikes come with


High Security Lock

All bikes are provided with a high security lock and cable to keep it safe.


Bike Lights

Front and Rear lights provided with all bikes.


Free Maintenance

Free Repair and Maintenance during your rental.



A comfortable waterproof saddle is essential.


Gears, Chain & Mudguards

Mudguards keep you and your clothes clean and dry.


Various Sizes

With a range of sizes we'll have a bike to fit you.


Individuals can come along to rent a bike at any time of year (no booking required), we keep plenty of bikes ready to go. Within a few minutes you’ll have a bike to use. In the summer season (July/August) we suggest letting us know that you’re coming to visit us if you are a group of 6 or more people. Family’s with children under 12 years old are advised to contact us beforehand to check availability of smaller models, kids bikes and child seats. Sorry we don’t do trailers or tricycles.

Group hires / Bike events

As specialists in bike rentals we cater for groups of any size for any period from a half day city tour, corporate and conference bike events or extended educational study groups of a few weeks. Whether you are organizing a fun day, conference or traveling with a class of students we have many years experience in tailoring bookings for your needs . If your group is more than 30 people then you may qualify for a discounted rate on longer hires. Contact us with details and we will reply to discuss the the options and arrange a simple collection process.

B2B Bike Leasing

Over the years we’ve been approached by a number of local companies to offer bikes fleets for employees and visitor to be able to access cycling from the workplace. This is a tailored service, so through understanding the clients requirements and agreed specification we provide fully equipped bikes along with a scheduled servicing and repair plan within an contract for bikes, accessories and maintenance. Contracts can be renewed upon completion and clients will receive all new equipment. Please contact us if your company is considering such an idea to as we will be happy to discuss the possibilities.

Short Hires

If you are visiting Cambridge for a short time, we recommend you look at our City/Trekking bikes. These bikes are versatile and good for use in the city and longer day rides out into the country. Your bike will come with lights and a lock as a standard feature.

Student Hires

If you are in Cambridge to study for a longer period of time or just feel a little more adventurous take a look at our student bikes with very affordable rates that offer service and repair included in the hire cost. Your bike will come with lights and a lock as a standard feature.

We recommend that you don’t use headphones when riding a bike.

Family add-ons: Child seats and Tag-a-longs for small children (not trailers)

Please contact us in advance to check availability, at peak time everybody wants these add-ons. We can have this equipment ready for you if we know that you’re coming to visit us . Please be aware that we can only cater for one child per bike with the equipment available to hire.

Hamax rear fitted seats available to parents with children aged 15 months – 40 months (3.5 years).

Tag-a-longs available to parents with children (provided they are able) aged 4.5 years – 6 years.

*Note add-ons are only available to hire with our City bikes. If you’re child is not within the age ranges above we may not have an option for you. We have to consider safety first.

Optional Extras:



Helmets are not compulsory in the U.K. but we always have plenty available for your peace of mind should you want to use one. We only ask for a small fee for hires up to 6 weeks and have new helmets available to buy for longer periods.



A basket can be fitted to any bike on request.

Damage Insurance

We offer a Damage Insurance for your peace of mind. In the event of any damage caused to your bike, such as collision, accidental or third party liabilities you won’t be charged and you will be refunded your full deposit. This does not cover lost items or bike locks and keys.

This option is only offered to you on the first day of hire and cannot be taken after that date. Please see our table of prices below.

Insurance PeriodPrice
1-28 Days£5
29 Days - 8 Weeks £10
57 Days - 5 Months£15
5 Months - 1 Year£20

Find Us

Our store is located in one of the city’s parks (Lammas Land) and just a short walk along the river from central Cambridge. It’s a car free location, great for riding to the famous village of Grantchester and around much of the University of Cambridge. Our bikes are ready to go and we’ll be happy to give you advice and directions to any destination.

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    We are a MONDAY to FRIDAY service ONLY. Bikes are ready to go so it's as easy as visiting our store filling out a form and paying your rental fee. BIKE RETURNS DO NEED TO BE DURING OPENING TIMES. Families with requirements for children or groups of 8 or more should contact us in advance for availability, we can have your rentals ready for when you arrive. +44(0)1223 365629