Your question: How do I rent a Velib in Paris?

How do I hire a Velib?

How to Sign Up for Velib

  1. Open the Velib Paris app and select “Hire a Bike” at the bottom. …
  2. Select “1 day” or “7 day” depending on our preference. …
  3. Select the number of bikes. …
  4. Accept Terms & Conditions.
  5. Fill out your personal information.
  6. Pay for your Velib Rental with a credit or debit card.

Can tourists use Velib?

Vélib’ bicycles are smart and connected, and show you your speed and distance travelled as you ride. For trips with family or friends, opt for the V’Découverte 1-day pass or the V-Séjour 7-day pass and hire up to 5 Vélib’ bicycles at any one time.

How expensive is Velib?

“V-Libre” is a pay-as-you-go account for occasional users. It costs nothing to subscribe, but charges you €1 per 30 minutes for the green bikes and €3 per 45 minutes for the blue bikes.

How does the Velib deposit work?

Vélib’: The app

Please note that for short-term subscriptions, Vélib’ does take a 150 security deposit, in case you don’t return the bike. The hold is lifted from your account the next day. In the case of long-term subscriptions, the security deposit increases to €300.

Does navigo include Velib?

Activate your card at the terminal of a Vélib’ station using your ID/subscription number and your activation code, and the PIN code you have chosen when signing up online. Voila, Velib is on your navigo.

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How do you use lime in Paris?

Lime is an American company the most established scooter service in Paris. To use a Lime scooter you will need to download the application and make a minimum of a 10€ deposit. A 15 minute ride will set you back 3.25€ and half an hour will cost 5.50€. Every minute after that will be another 15 cents.

Does Paris have city bikes?

The Vélib’ Métropole bicycle service, introduced by the City of Paris, provides self-service mechanical (green) and electric (blue) bikes for the public to hire. … Affordable and available throughout the city (and even outside it), this mode of travel operates 24 hours a day and is ideal for getting around Paris.

How do I cancel my Velib subscription?

A cancellation request for legitimate reasons shall be sent by simple mail to: Service Clients Velib’ Métropole – TSA 71111 – 92 667 Asnières-Sur-Seine Cedex or by email to with the supporting documents corresponding to the event in question.