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.


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.


VRNnextbike continues to grow

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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.



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.


New station at DHBW in Eppelheim

As part of our cooperation with the DHBW Mannheim we installed a new VRN nextbike station at its outpost in Eppelheim. Students of DHBW Mannheim get the first 30 minutes per rental for free. Simply use your students' E-Mail address when signing up and choose DHBW Mannheim as a partner. More information about our Highschool cooperations can be found under Campusbike.


nextbike comes to India

While the German winter does its best to keep us cold you can now enjoy the nextbike feeling in just another much warmer region of the earth. Together with Smartbike Mobility and the Hyderabad Bicycling Club we just launches a scheme in India's metropolis Hyderabad. Further projects in India are already in the pipeline.


German Bike-Cross Championship

Come visit us at our booth at this year's German Bike-Cross Championship this weekend in Bensheim. Find more information here.


Cooperation with TU Kaiserslautern

In a testphase students of the Technical University of Kaiserslautern can register with their students' E-mail address and get the first 30 minutes of each rental for free.Find more information here.


Happy new year!

We wish you all a happy new year. May it hold as many adventures as possible for you. Keep cycling - the more the better - and do something good for yourself and the environment.All the best from your nextbike team


nextbike Adventskalender

Check out our nextbike Advent calendar on facebook and get the chance to win great prices.


Event station at the Festival of the German Film

Attention, cinema lovers: From August 30 till September 17th 2017 findet the 13. Festival of the German Film will take place in Ludwigshafen. Of course there will be an event rental station right in front of the area next to the festival tents.


Become part of the team

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Station in Speyer out of order

Station Postplatz in Speyer is out of order from 10.08. - 14.08. due to the Kaisertafel 2017 festivities.We set up a virtual station at Gutenbergstraße.


Countdown for Kaiserslautern

Only one more day until VRNnextbike in cooperation with SWK Stadtwerke Kaiserslautern GmbH starts in Kaiserslautern. From Wednesday, June 7th, on 120 bikes will be available at 10 stations.


Global Sharing Week 2017

It's Global Sharing Week from 4th till 11th June and we want to share a free ride with you! Redeem this voucher code in your customer account and get a one hour free ride during Global Sharing Week in Germany, Croatia, Poland, Ukraine, UK, Cyprus and Malta! -862586- Voucher valid in: Augsburg, Bath, Belfast, Bensheim, Berlin, Białystok, Bielefeld, Bochum, Bottrop, Bremen, Brinje, Bürstadt, Darmstadt, Dortmund, Dresden, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Edinburgh, Essen, Exeter, Flensburg, Frankfur...


Service during winter time

VRNnextbike will continue its service during winter time, with a slightly reduced number of bikes. At certain nextbike locations in Germany, there will be no bikes available starting 1st December 2015. For more information please visit the nextbike website.


Station update for Speyer

Due to maintenance work, the station Bürgerbüro Salzgasse (2617) in Speyer will be unavailable until the end of 2015.


New stations in Heidelberg

There are three new stations available in Heidelberg: Bahnstadt Halle 02 (2552), Neuenheimer Feld – Jahnstraße (2553) and Neuenheimer Feld – Zoo (2554).


Free 30-minute trips for students of the University of Mannheim

From 01/09/2015 through 30/11/2015, students of the University of Mannheim get the first 30 minutes per ride with VRNnextbike for free. This is how it works: As of now, you can sign up here with your university email address. Choose Uni Mannheim as a partner. Click on the link in the verification email and start cycling!


Spring has sprung!

Get out of your office, out of university or the train station – enjoy the sun, the fresh breeze and experience spring with us! In order to celebrate the fresh season, we are giving away our annual subscription card (RadCard) and other surprises. For more information visit our Facebook page!


VRNnextbike now available

With 30 stations in Heidelberg, Mannheim and Ludwigshafen, VRNnextbike is now available in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan area. In the second phase starting in the middle of April, more stations will be added in the three cities as well as in Speyer.


Launch of VRNnextbike

On 28th March, VRNnextbike will be officially launched. In the context of RadKULTUR, we will present the new bike sharing system at Universitätsplatz in Heidelberg, starting 1 p.m.