How do you get free Capital Bikeshare?
To sign up, residents should go to the “Ride Plans” section of the Capital Bikeshare or Lyft apps, or the “Pricing” section of the Capital Bikeshare website. Those who take advantage of the membership will get unlimited free 45-minute rides on the classic bikes.
Do I need a helmet for Capital Bikeshare?
In over two million rides on Capital Bikeshare, there have only been a handful of accidents. Wearing a helmet in D.C. is only required for those under 16.
How do you pay for Capital Bikeshare?
A Day Pass is $8 and includes unlimited 45-minute rides on classic bikes. Ride longer than 45 minutes and pay $0.05/minute. Day Pass members enjoy no unlock fees and a discounted rate of $0.10/min on ebikes….Price Comparison.
|Unlock fee for classic bikes||$0||$1|
|Included minutes for classic bikes||45||0|
Does LYFT own Capital Bikeshare?
Lyft is the operator of the Capital Bikeshare program, which is owned by seven Metro DC jurisdictions: Washington, DC. Arlington, VA. Alexandria, VA.
How do I lock my Capital Bikeshare?
To lock your ebike, remove the cable lock from the holder and wrap the cable around the bike rack. Then place the pin into the lock. You will hear a beep when the bike is securely locked, with the LED ring turning green and then flashing white. This signifies that your trip has ended.
Can I rent more than one bike Capital Bikeshare?
Can I take out more than one bike with my Capital Bikeshare key or my credit card? Your Capital Bikeshare key will allow you to take out only one bike at a time. You are not permitted to take out a second bike with the same credit or debit card that you have on file with membership.
How much do DC bikes cost?
Single Ride: $2 for the first 30 minutes ($1 extra for an e-bike). There are additional fees for longer usage but if you plan on using it for more than 90 minutes it s more economical just to get a Day Pass. Day Pass: $8 for 24 hours or $17 for 3 Day Pass.
What happens if my LYFT bike gets stolen?
If your bike gets lost, goes missing, or gets stolen, please reach out to our customer service, now supported by Lyft. Please know that bikes that are missing for longer than 24 hours can result in a $1,200 fee (plus tax) charged to the account holder that took out the bike.
How many bikes does Capital Bikeshare have?
Capital Bikeshare is metro DC’s bikeshare system, with more than 5,000 bikes available at 600 stations across seven jurisdictions: Washington, DC; Arlington, VA; Alexandria, VA; Montgomery County, MD; Prince George’s County, MD; Fairfax County, VA; and the City of Falls Church, VA.
Can you rent 2 bikes from Capital Bikeshare?
Your Capital Bikeshare key will allow you to take out only one bike at a time. You are not permitted to take out a second bike with the same credit or debit card that you have on file with membership.