Known throughout the world as the birthplace of the industrial revolution, Manchester has a proud history in science, politics, music, arts and sport. And today the city combines this heritage with a progressive vision to be a city that delivers surprise and delight in equal measures.
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Manchester city centre is jam-packed with unique restaurants, bars, shops, museums, and galleries whilst the surrounding Greater Manchester boroughs offer a patch-work of experiences including quaint market towns, traditional pubs and beautiful green spaces and waterways to be explored on foot or bike.

The city region is easily navigated, with great transport links both in and around Greater Manchester and more than 5.6 million journeys are made across the cities transport network each day. You’ll find our Bromtpon hire docks at Piccadilly station and Windmill Green just off St Peters Square – perfect for cycling around the city or integrating with trains and trams for longer journeys.

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It's easy to get started

To join, simply download the app and register your details (make sure you have your card details and ID handy). Once you're setup, you're free to hire from any of our docks in the UK.


Download the app and register some simple details.


Reserve a bike. 


You can keep the bike for as long as you like. Use it, Live with it, Enjoy.


Drop off at any of our lockers when you’re done.

Dock locations

Find our Bromtpon Hire docks at Piccadilly Station and Windmill Green just off St Peters Square - perfect for cycling around the city or integrating with trains and trams for longer journeys. 


      Ride a Brompton for just £5 a day

      Riding a Brompton has never been easier. Register your details and hire a bike from any locker nationwide. All for just £5 a day.   

      Lots of Bike Hire members use hire as a thorough test ride. And that's because hire fees can be redeemed against the purchase of your very own Brompton - up to £150 for a regular bike and £250 for Electric.

      Just speak to our friendly Customer Service team on 0204 538 3225 for more info.

      Connect with Manchester
      Our 2 docks in Manchester 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 by the canal, visiting the outer boroughs of Greater Manchester 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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