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A place where you can pick up and drop off rented bikes.
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasuse on relations unspecified
Useful combination
Status: Approved

Some cities have a bicycle rental/sharing system, based on parking stations where you can pick up and drop off bikes.

Note: this tag does not include shops that rent bikes: use shop=bicycle and service:bicycle:rental=yes for those.


Applies to nodes or areas.

Tag Description
amenity=bicycle_rental Generic tag for a bike rental parking station.
name=* Name of the station.
ref=* Station reference.
capacity=* Number of parking spaces available.
network=* Name of the station network (Vélo'v in Lyon/France, Vélib' in Paris/France,Vélocité in Besançon, le vélo in Marseille/France, "Villo" in Brussels/Belgium, bixi in Montréal/Québec and Toronto, dublinbikes in Dublin/Ireland, Barclays Cycle Hire in London, etc.)
operator=* Name of the operating company (optional). example : JCDecaux in Paris for Vélib'
payment:credit_cards=* payment:credit_cards=yes when payement is possible with credits cards.

Related terms: ‹ bicycle rental ›