A whole new way to get around

BIKETOWN is Portland's bike share program, launched in July 2016 with 1,000 bikes at 100 stations across downtown and several neighborhoods. The system is designed for quick trips with convenience in mind, and it’s a fun and affordable way to get around.

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Join

Choose your plan and sign up for a BIKETOWN membership through the website, mobile app or a station kiosk.

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Unlock

Enter your 6-digit account number and 4-digit PIN into the keypad on the back of the bike to unlock it. Or use a Member Card + PIN.

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Ride

Place the U-lock in the holster before you take off. To make a quick stop, press the “HOLD” button and lock the bike to a rack.

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Lock

To end a ride, lock your bike to any BIKETOWN station. Or lock it at a public bike rack for a small additional fee.

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Fun, affordable and convenient

Single Ride

$2.50 / Trip

Perfect for quick, spontaneous trips around the city.

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Day Passes

$12 / day

24-hour access to explore Portland on two wheels.

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Annual Membership

$12 / month

Best deal for locals, and even easier than using your own bike.

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Rules of the Road

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Ride with traffic

Obey traffic signals

Avoid sidewalks

Yield to pedestrians

Get the App

Your co-pilot for getting around town.

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Meet the Bike

Easy to use and built for urban riding.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I take out a bike?

First, you need to join BIKETOWN and pick a plan – you can become an Annual Member, buy a Day Pass, or  purchase a Single Ride. You’ll be assigned a 6-digit account number and you’ll get to choose a 4-digit member PIN. Find a bike on the System Map or mobile app,...

Can I reserve a bike ahead of time?

Yes, you can reserve a bike from the mobile app for up to 10 minutes, so it will be waiting for you when you arrive – you’ll never have to worry about showing up at an empty station when you need to get somewhere.  Please note that the amount of time a bike is on...

How long can I keep a bike out?

Annual Memberships include up to 90 minutes of riding time per day. A Day Pass includes up to 180 minutes of ride time within a 24-hour period. Single Rides include 30 minutes of ride time. You can keep a bike out longer at the rate of 10 cents per minute. Please...

How do I end a ride?

You can end a ride by returning your bike to any station with an open rack – you don't have to bring it back to where you picked it up, making BIKETOWN ideal for one-way trips. Find available docks on the System Map or mobile app. If the station...