26.08.2020

Up to 2 days of a free ride with Vivid.

Open an account on Vivid Money app and get a 20 Euro voucher for your nextbike rides.  Register for Vivid Money Receive a voucher code via email and redeem within the nextbike app (Account-settings). Enjoy free rides. Benefits of Vivid Money: Up to 10 % cashback from your favourite shops - buy your favourite goods and get your money back. 5 % cashback on your online food order. 0.1% cashback on all other payments. Really all! worldwide free cash w...

17.08.2020

Now new: MOBIbike in Dresden

Today, together with Dresdner Verkehrsbetriebe AG (DVB), we are launching the new bike sharing system for Dresden under the name MOBIbike. 1000 smartbikes of the latest generation will then be available around the clock. The rental bikes can now be rented at 14 MOBIpoints. They are supplemented by areas where flexible return is possible. All sz-bike customers are automatically transferred to the new system. DVB subscription customers have the first 30 minutes of each ride free of charge and...

10.07.2020

Mobile in the Bergisches Land

The Bergische e-Bike is here! As the very first e-bike sharing system it connects communities of a complete district - the Rheinisch-Bergische Land - with each other. The rental stations at the railway stations in Rösrath and Leichlingen were opened yesterday. In the next few weeks, stations in Bergisch Gladbach, Burscheid, Kürten, Odenthal, Overath and Wermelskirchen will follow.After we, together with RVK, made the Rhine-Sieg district on the left bank of the Rhine and the community of Weilersw...

02.07.2020

Info on the reduction of value added tax

For the next half year the value added tax is reduced by 3%. A good idea, but it involves a lot of technical and bureaucratic effort. We give you all a voucher for a 30-minute free ride instead of passing on pennies to you. Simply redeem the code 445344 in your customer account. The voucher will automatically be activated the next time you rent a bike. The voucher will also be added to existing free minutes.The voucher is valid until 31.12.2020 in all German cities except Usedom, Munich, Bre...

19.06.2020

Receive our newsletter and get 50% off the monthly rate

Subscribe now for our newsletter and receive 50% off the monthly rate in our next mailing. We will also provide you with fresh Nextbike news.How it works: Open your account settings via app Go to your profile Add your e-mail address and activate the newsletter hook at the bottom of the page Confirm the registration by clicking on the verification link in your e-mail inbox Done!

11.05.2020

Nextbike launches in Bielefeld

If Bielefeld exists, then from now on only with us! Since last weekend you can also rent our bikes there under the local name flowBie Siggi. Get all information about the system on nextbike.de/bielefeld.

06.05.2020

Improved feedback options

We have improved our feedback function in the nextbike app! Now it's even easier to report defective bikes or problems with your rental. Just select the broken bike component or one of your rentals and provide additional details if necessary. You can access the support options via the corresponding menu item or by clicking on one of your rentals.

28.04.2020

VRNnextbike tariff change

Dear VRNnextbikers, For five years we have been offering our service at low and so far unchanged prices. But we too must ...

17.04.2020

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Subscribe to our newsletter and never miss any promotions, system news or personal cycling statistics. Enter your e-mail address in your customer account and register for the newsletter via Account settings -> Profile.

02.04.2020

Lock does not open?

You want to rent a bike, the frame lock does not open and reopening via the app does not help either? Don't panic. Our system detects that the lock is still closed and automatically cancels the rental after three minutes. No charges apply.Check this in your app afterwards.

26.03.2020

Big thanks to our service teams

At this point we would like to express our sincere thanks to our service teams. In all German cities they are still on the road for you every day to maintain a public environmentally friendly basic mobility. In addition to regular maintenance, they are currently paying special attention to cleaning contact-intensive bike parts such as handlebars or saddle clamps.Although the risk of infection via surfaces is considered relatively low, we'd ask you to follow the well-known hygiene recommendatio...

16.03.2020

Operation runs normally!

For the time being our rental service runs on a regular basis in all German cities. Current information about the state of affairs can be found here in the news section.Stay healthy and all the best!

03.02.2020

Get the nextbike Playlist

You love singing while cycling and need new input? Get the nextbike playlist on Spotify or Deezer. We collected some songs for you that address our most favourite means of transport. So check it out!

19.11.2019

Where to find your transaction history

You want to know if charges have already been beditted or refunds have already been made or you want to download your invoices? Log in to your customer account via www.nextbike.de. Under ->Account status you can see all transactions at a glance.

06.11.2019

Avert a fee for improperly returned bikes

You have received 20 € fee for an improper return outside the flexzone or away from stations? Not everything is lost yet and you can still avert the fee. What do you have to do?Go back to the bike and rent it again. Don't do this remotely as the lock will open automatically for some bike types. The old rental will simply continue and the improper return fee will be deleted. return the bike properly now. Also good to know: successive rentals of the same bike by the same customer are merged to...

22.10.2019

3 new cities for nextbike Slovenia

In Slovenia you can now rent our bikes in three more cities, now a total of seven. Welcome to the family Štore, Zreče and Slovenske Konjice.All nextbike countries and cities can be found at nextbike locations.

24.09.2019

Hop on Hop of! with CallYa Digital.

Hop on Hop of! The new CallyaDigital with Vodafone GigaPower. And the freedom to cancel monthly. 10 GB data volume in the excellent 4G I LTE network from Vodafone for only 20€ per month. Only available online at Vodafone.de.

11.09.2019

Pay with Paypal and secure your 5€ driving credit!

Pay now your nextbike rides comfortably with PayPal and you will get a credit of 5€. Just klick here and follow the instructions: Prerequisite is that you have deposited Paypal as a means of payment with us. In the customer account you can do this very easily in the Account settings under Change "Payment type".

11.09.2019

After the summer is before the summer

You can't let go of the summer yet or can't wait for the next one? Anticipation makes it easier. Be inspired on EuroVelo by numerous long-distance cycle paths throughout Europe and already plan your tour for next summer.

26.08.2019

Note on damage claims

Please do not park or return our bikes directly next to parked cars! When parking the bikes, make sure that they do not obstruct anyone and cannot damage anything. If an inconveniently parked bike falls over and damages e.g. a parked car, nextbike might be obliged to communicate the customer data of the last user to clarify the facts. For more details please refer to our Data protection leaflet.

20.08.2019

Activate Push Notifications

Activate Push Notivications for your nextbike app in order to receive current information on your rental status.

06.08.2019

Hello Havirov / CZ

All good things are 3! With the start in Havirov / CZ a few days ago already three cities of our neighbour belong to the nextbike family. Best of all: in Havirov, thanks to the support of the city, the first 15 minutes per rental are free for everyone. For more information click here: nextbikeczech.com/havirov.

22.07.2019

Service fee for return away from stations

Dear VRNnextbike customers, Unfortunately, since the introduction of the new bikes in Heidelberg, Mannheim, Ludwigshafen and Kaiserslautern there have been more and more improper returns away from stations. From August 1st we will charge an automatic service fee of 20€ for bikes that have not been returned to official stations! Here you will find further information about the VRNnextbike system, prices and the current station network.

07.05.2019

nextbike at a monthly rate

Did you know?For only 10 € per month the first 30 minutes per rental are included in all German cities (except Bremen, Nuremberg and Usedom). Book the monthly rate in the app and start cycling for less. The rate can be cancelled montly and will otherwise be extended automatically. More information under nextbike.de/prices or on the respective pricing website of the cities.

03.05.2019

Nextbike offers e-CARGObikes for the first time

In Norderstedt, Nextbike customers can look forward to electrical support while riding. From now on 15 e-cargobikes are available under the name "e-TINK". The electric cargobikes supplement the already existing offer of normal Nextbikes as well as cargobikes. The engine supports up to a maximum speed of 25 kilometers per hour. With the cargobikes for example two children up to an age of seven years or purchases can be transported. The best for you: the first half hour ride per day is free. The...

18.04.2019

NEW: the Monthly Rate Germany

Spring has just arrived and we've got something new for you: the monthly rate for all German cities*. For 10€ a month you get the first 30 minutes of each rental for free. Get more information on nextbike.de/prices. How can you book this tariff? Open your nextbike app and click on 'Account settings', open 'Subscriptions' and choose 'Monatstarif Deutschland' and click on 'book tariff'. *not valid in Bremen, Nuremberg and Usedom.

09.04.2019

New: Monthly rate

VRNnextbike offers a new tariff option: Get the first 30 minutes of each rental for free for only 10 € a month. Find more information on VRNnextbike or in the app under Pricing.

18.03.2019

Hello Frankenthal!

From today on you can rent bikes in Frankenthal, too. With Frankenthal VRNnextbike now counts 17 towns that belong to the system.

13.03.2019

Rent our bikes easily using Samsung Bixby

Samsung users in Germany can now rent our bikes via the voice-powered digital assistant Bixby. Simply say ‚Where can I find a bike nearby?‘ or ‚I want to return my bike.‘ and Bixby takes over.

07.03.2019

Launch in Prostějov / CZ

A few days back we launched a new bike sharing system in the Czech city Prostějov which is also the start in our 26. country that you can rent nextbikes in. Find all local information on nextbikeczech.com/prostejov.Prostějov won't be the only Czech city as more are already on one's blocks.

01.02.2019

One production site is not enough!

It's only february but our order books are full already. To meet the high demand we commissioned the Sachsenring Bike Manufacture with mounting a part of our bikes parallel to our own production site.We are looking forward to the cooperation and also to provide or customers bike sharing in new cities.

29.01.2019

Find the information you need!

You only know our general website nextbike.de? There's a website to every nextbike scheme around the world providing specific information about tariffs and functioning. Find the information you need: nextbike.de/locations.

22.12.2018

Our bikes don´t need a break this winter

Our bikes will be available all winter through in order to carry you from A to B - no winter break in any German cities. Moreover our bikes are perfectly equipped for the dark time of the year. There´s no such thing as bad weather, so get on our bikes and ride!

23.11.2018

Say cheese!

It's hard to believe that our latest photo shoot in the golden autumn is not that long ago. Meanwhile the cold weather arrived. On our Flickr account you can have a look at the latest results of the ECObike shootings in Leipzig and Hamm.

16.11.2018

We want you

You're fluent in Spanish or Italian and like to work in an international company? We got the perfect job for you then!Become part of our international team in Leipzig as project manager or operations manager. Find all vacant positions on nextbike.de/jobs.

09.11.2018

VRNnextbike continues to grow

From now on you can rent 25 bikes in Dossenheim and 18 bikes Ladenburg. What are you waiting for?

02.11.2018

Hola Bilbao!

The Basque metropolis Bilbao just got another sustainable public transport system. In the very north of Spain we - together with the transport company Sagalés - launched our currently biggest e-bike scheme Bilbaobizi which provides 450 e-bikes at 40 stations.In 2019 nextbike will further realize e-bike schemes in Germany and internationaly.

09.10.2018

Hey Hamm and Lippstadt

Together with the Student Union of the University of Hamm-Lippstadt we get those two cities on the bike. Especially around student hotspots but also around the city you can now rent and return bikes at official stations. Students get the first 60 minutes for free. How? Check it out.

19.09.2018

Hello Mönchengladbach

On Tuesday, 18th. September we launched our new bike sharing system in Mönchengladbach in cooperation with our partner Santander Consumer Bank AG. The bikes can be rented with any nextbike account and cost 1€ /30 minutes at basic rate.More Information on nextbike.de/mönchengladbach.Photo from right to left: Mayor Hans Wilhelm Reiners, Head of Public Policy Santander Consumer Bank AG Sebastian Fairhurst, City Manager Dr. Gregor Bonin and Head of Sponsoring nextbike GmbH Jan Gewinner.

23.08.2018

Hello Kiew

This week we launched our second bike sharing system in the Ukraine. No one else but Kiev's major Vitalo Klitschko and our CEO Ralf Kalupner were there to open the scheme.Find more information about nextbike Kiev here.

03.08.2018

Surrey, get on your bikes and ride!

Our colleagues from nextbike UK together with the University of Surrey just launched the new scheme in the south of England. From now on 50 bikes are available at 8 stations. Find more information about the scheme here.

02.08.2018

VRNnextbike Kaiserslautern turns one

In June 2017 VRNnextbike was launched in Kaiserslautern - time to take stock:One year ago Kaiserslautern joined the VRNnextbike alliance as seventh city. Since then 120 bikes were rented more than 25.000 times on 21 stations - that's 211 rentals per bike! Especially the test phase of the CAMPUSbike at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern from January on let the numbers raise. More than three-quarters of all rentals were made since then. We are very much looking forward to the next years.

26.06.2018

Milestones in Munich

MVG-Rad keep rolling! The bike sharing system of the Munich public transport company MVG is operated by nextbike and can score yet another success.After recently being commissioned to expand the scheme by 2000 bikes and the administrative district of Munich we are now able to record the millionth rental as well a the 100.000. customer. We can't wait to see what else this year might bring.

20.06.2018

WK-Bike launches in Bremen

On monday, June 19th, we launched a new bike sharing system in cooperation with WESER KURIER in Bremen. Initially there are 325 bikes available at 43 stations. Later we will expand the system by another 125 bikes. Get more information about WK-Bike on wk-bike.de.

05.06.2018

Welcome New Delhi

On sunday our SmartBike bike sharing scheme was opened in New Delhi by India's Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and present Miss World Manushi Chhillar during the Wold Bicycle Day ceremony.

28.05.2018

With VRNnextbike to the ZeltFestival

During the time of the ZeltFestival Rhein-Neckar from the 30th May till the 21st June in Mannheim you can rent and return your VRNnextbike at our event station right infront of the Maimarkt area.

28.05.2018

Take your VRNnextbike to the Gymnastics Festival

During the time of the State Gymnastics Festival from the 30th May till the 3rd June in Weinheim you can rent and return your VRNnextbike at our event station right infront of the Sepp Herberger Stadion.

27.04.2018

Event station at Mannheim Maimarkt

From April 28th till May 8th the Mannheim Maimarkt takes place again. During that time we provide an event station right infront of the entrance. Beyond that VRNnextbike is present in exhibition hall No. 35.

26.04.2018

Welcome Weinheim

On the 26th of April VRNnextbike welcomes Weinheim as a new member. From now on you can rent around 50 bikes at 9 stations and return them everywhere in the VRNnextbike service area.

17.04.2018

RIDE WITH US TO MOSCOW

Get the chance to win an unforgettable trip to the opening game of the German national team against Mexicoat the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on June 17th. 2018.Here's how you can take part.