The commute life hack you didn’t know you needed

$25 can get you far. Like, really far.

Our budget-friendly plan gives eligible students and staff all the perks of a regular CaBi membership for just $25 a year.* That includes discounted ebike rides, unlimited 45-minute classic rides, free unlocks, and guest passes for your bike besties.

With over 700 bike stations across the Metro DC region, you’ll get the benefits of having a bike to ride without the maintenance or upkeep of owning one. Plus, we’ve got 6000 bikes across the Metro DC area, so it’s easier to find your next ride.

First ride? No worries.

Metro DC is one of the most bike-friendly places in the country. Here are a few tips to help you become a regular rider in no time:

  • Safety first: We recommend wearing a helmet.

  • Build confidence: Try out protected bike lanes and scenic park trails.

Find bikes with ease: Use the CaBi or Lyft app to find nearby stations and available bikes.

Get started on the app

It’s easy to find a ride and hit the road (or the trail). Here’s how:

  1. Sign up for the University Membership Program.

  2. Download the app.

  3. Find a dock and scan the QR code on the bike.

  4. Secure your helmet and pedal off into the sunset (or to your next class).

Sign up for your university membership.

* Subject to eligibility requirements. Capital Bikeshare memberships include unlimited trips under 45 minutes on classic bikes. Trips of 45 minutes or longer incur usage fees–see the Annual Membership page for more details.