Pick up a bike at one of hundreds of stations around the metro DC area. See bike availability on the System Map or mobile app.
Take as many short rides as you want while your pass is active. Memberships include unlimited classic bike trips under 45 minutes.
End a ride by returning your bike to any station. Push your bike firmly into an empty dock and wait for the green light to make sure it's locked.
Capital Bikeshare offers affordable, accessible, and fun transportation options for everyone, regardless of income. The expanded equity program allows those who qualify for certain state or federal assistance programs to sign up individually.
“It's great exploring a new city by bike – you see things in an entirely different way.”
“Capital Bikeshare always gets me home, even when other transit is closed.”
“You don't need to be a hardcore cyclist to use bike share. It's the best way for anyone to get around!”
“In four years of membership, I’ve taken 2,047 Capital Bikeshare trips. That's 17 cents a ride – great value!”