Gritty and pretty, Bristol oozes imagination. This former port-city has had the courage and vision to re-invent itself into a creative and playful destination with bucket loads of heritage and a world class art scene.
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From Clifton’s iconic suspension bridge to Brunel’s groundbreaking SS Great Britain, via steam boats and trains, Bristol is a city awash with culture past and present. Once voted the most active city in the U.K it’s a hands on, climb up, ride along and paddle experience.

Bristol was named the U.K’s first ‘cycling city’ – just watch out for those short sharp ascents through the city. Feeling tired? Hop on and off to take in the multi-coloured murals, chic lido, craft beer preoccupation and waterfront bars.

All docks accessed through app

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Dock across the U.K

It's easy to get started

Once you've downloaded the app just register your details, select your preffered dock which is usually the closest to home or work and join one of our memberships. Once you've paid and uploaded your ID as part of our secure sign up process you're free to hire from any of our docks in the U.K.


Download the app and sign up to one of our memberships


Reserve a bike up to 24h in advance


You’re free to explore for 24h or keep the bike up to 30 days


Drop it off at one of our docks when you’re finished

Dock locations

Find our Brompton docks at both Bristol Parkway and Bristol temple Meads station. Conveniently located for exploring the city or taking on the train.


      Membership pricing

      You have 2 options depending on how you want to use the hire service.

      Our occasional membership is for those one off weekends and spur of the moment days out. If you're wanting to use the bike more regularly as part of your lifestyle then our frequent membership may suit which has a reduced hire rate.


      £5 / £10

      Annual fee of £5, with a daily hire charge of £10. 

      The hire fee starts from when you remove the bike from the dock.


      £20 / £5

      Annual fee of £20, with a daily hire charge of £5.

      The hire fee starts from when you remove the bike from the dock.

      Connect with Bristol
      Our 2 docks in Bristol allows you to connect with the city you love. Riding a Brompton is about feeling connected to yourself and the environment around you, your only distraction being what you choose it to be. Whether it's a leisurely cycle along the harbour, visiting the art scene and community run cafes in Stokes Croft or popping on a train with your folded bike and exploring somewhere new.

      Business Partners

      We partner with many local, national and international businesses from supporting them with Brompton memberships for staff to installing bike hire docks near their offices.

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