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Wait, Lyft offers bikes now?

Sure do. Bay Wheels bikes and ebikes are now available on the Lyft app, starting at just $3.49 per ride. Two blocks or two miles, bikes are a fun and affordable way to get around.

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When you’re in the Bay Wheels service area, the icon will appear at the bottom of your Lyft app homescreen.

Breeze by traffic


Tap 'Unlock a bike' in the Lyft app to purchase a $3.49 Single Ride, then scan the QR code on the back of the bike.

Breeze by traffic


Return your bike to any station and wait for the light to turn green on the dock — so you know it’s locked. Or you can lock our new hybrid ebike to any bike rack within the service area.

Road rules

Bikes get you there faster — but there are a few rules of the road to learn first.

Find a bike

Bay Wheels stations and bikes are available throughout San Francisco, the East Bay, and San Jose — so you're never far from your next ride!

Wear a helmet

We encourage everyone to wear a helmet for safety. Get 25% off a Nutcase Helmet with code: BAYWHEELS25

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Priceless Planet

Planting 100,000 trees
To help reforestation efforts, we donated $100,000 to Conservation International for the Mastercard Priceless Planet Coalition. Mastercard matched our donations for a total of $200,000.

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Bike Share for All

We offer all residents of the Bay Area an affordable, accessible, and fun new transportation option. Low-income residents qualify for a discounted membership.


Contact Us

  • Customer Service - Search our FAQ page to find the answers to your questions. If you're still having trouble, contact Customer Service, now supported by Lyft, or call us at (855) 480-2453.

  • Media Inquiries - Please direct all media inquiries and requests to

  • Sponsorship Opportunities - Please direct all sponsorship inquiries and requests to

  • Corporate Partners - If you're interested in joining our Corporate Program and offering a subsidized Membership to members of your organization, please contact