Bike hire

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Find out where you can hire a bike to enjoy Plymouth's cycle network on the Visit Plymouth website.

Free Tandem Loans

We've teamed up with registered charity Charlotte's Tandems to lend tandems to people with special needs or disabilities free of charge, allowing them to get out and about on a bicycle. Find out about the scheme on the Charlotte's Tandems website.

If you'd like to borrow a tandem contact us on 01752 307704 or email


Free Cargo Bike Hire

Interested in trying out a Cargo Bike for your business? Bikespace offers a completely free trial for two months of either an Urban Arrow or Shorty.

They also provide printed boards with your company logo and details to attach to the bike - again, free of charge.

If you would like to find out more please click on the Bikespace link or email

This scheme is delivered in partnership with Plymouth City Council and its Plymotion programme funded through the Department for Transport for Transport Access Fund.


Free trike and adapted bike training and hire

This exciting new service offers free training and hire of adapted bikes allowing everyone to try cycling. To book or find out more about this, please contact Plymouth School Sports Partnership directly via email


Plymouth Bike Hire (various locations in Plymouth)

Information about hiring their bikes is available on their website. You can also hire their Donkey Republic bikes and locate them via the Donkey Republic Bikes app which can be downloaded on your mobile phone.

Contact: 07577279928

Edge Cycles (Mount Edgcumbe)

The Barrow Centre, Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park

Contact: 07927 960752


Rockets & Rascals (Barbican)

7 Parade, Barbican

COntact: 01752 262170