If you run into problems with your bicycle there are many options in Aberdeen city and in Aberdeenshire which can assist with repairs and get you back on track as soon as possible. Further information on the services available are highlighted in the following sites:
Available to current RGU students and staff members. Deposit of £20-40 required with a maximum rental period of one semester with a small rental fee. Includes helmet, U-lock, hi-vis jacket, lights, reflectors, a bell, city cycle map and maintenance
- Website: https://www.rguunion.co.uk/about/campaigns/gogreen/cyclehire/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Yearly subscription service (£10/year) that allows hire of bikes from Aberdeen train station. Upon subscription, the confirmation email or Bike&Go card (sent in the post) can be used to collect the key to a bike. Can be hired for an additional £3.80/day and kept for up to 72 hours before return to the station (rental fee automatically charged 1-2 months
- Website: http://www.bikeandgo.co.uk/
- Opening Hours: (dependent on train station opening times)
Hire from £4-£350 depending on age and length of hire (1hr-7days) with electric bikes as an option. A full day hire is from 09:00 to 17:00 but extended times or overnight can be arranged. Walk-ins are normally possible but to guarantee a hire booking, a minimum £10 non refund deposit is required.
- Website: http://www.cyclehighlands.com/
- Email: email@example.com
- Phone: 01339 755864
- Opening Hours: 7 days a week, 09:00-17:00 (winter hours may
Free bike lending (£40-£70 deposit depending on the
bike). You can keep the bike for as long as you want but they request that you take the bike in after 4-5 months for some basic maintenance. Hire depends on current bike stock.
- Website: http://becycle.org.uk/
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
BeCyCle c/o AUSA
21-22 High Street
- Opening Hours:
Hire for £7-£115 depending on age, and length of
hire (3hrs/1day/1week) with family packages available. 24hr drop/pick-up all year with delivery available. Many types of bikes available (electric option).
Phone: 01339 754004 (call) or 07552 169272 (text)
Opening Hours: 24/7