To avoid extra time fees, keep your rides to 45 minutes or less. How many rides can I take per day? You can take as many rides as you want during your entire membership! The first 45 minutes of each ride on a Citi Bike classic bike is included in your membership price.
What happens if I go over time on Citi Bike?
If you keep a bike out for longer than 45 minutes at a time, regardless of the type, it’s $0.12 per minute. If you incur any extra time or ebike upgrade fees, your card on file will be charged.
How much is a Citi Bike for an hour?
Citi Bike for just $3.50
Includes the first 30 minutes of one ride on a classic Citi Bike. When you upgrade your ride to an ebike, it will be an extra $0.18/min.
Can I leave a Citi Bike anywhere?
Unfortunately, you cannot upgrade to an electric bike at a Citi Bike kiosk. Instead, please download the app. To end a ride, return your bike to any station with an empty dock. Insert your bike firmly into the dock, and wait for the green light to make sure it’s locked.
What happens if you don’t return a Citi Bike?
If you keep a bike out for longer than 45 minutes at a time, you will be charged an extra $0.12 for each additional minute and your account may be suspended. NOTE: If you do not return a bike within a 24-hour period, you will be charged a lost or stolen bike fee of $1,200 (plus tax).
Are Citi Bikes tracked?
Alerts both the user and CitiBike when a bike is docked outside a station and at risk of theft. In case of a stolen bike, tracks the path the bike takes using a GPS tracker.
Can you steal a Citi Bike?
Local scam artists are pedaling a new con. They’re stealing Citi Bikes by switching the QR scan codes on two bicycles near each other at a docking station, then waiting for an unsuspecting cyclist to try to unlock a bike with his or her smartphone app.
Does Citibank own Citi Bike?
Citi Bike is a privately owned public bicycle sharing system serving the New York City boroughs of the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens, as well as Jersey City, New Jersey, and Hoboken, New Jersey.
|Began operation||May 27, 2013|
|Number of vehicles||17,000|
Is Citi Bike profitable?
Even though casual membership makes up a small portion of total Citi Bike rides, this is a very profitable part of their business considering the high revenue per ride. With greater demand for casual membership, especially in the summer months, this is a part of Citi Bike’s business model that should not be overlooked.