London's Bike-Share Tutorial (Video Animation)

How To Use Barclays Cycle Hire

Transport for London produced the animation above to show Londoners and tourists how the Barclays Cycle Hire bike-share system works. With 570 stations and around 8,000 bikes, it really is a great resource, but if you've never used a bike-share before, it can be a tad intimidating. That's why the 4-minute video primer above was a great idea. It explains when bike-share is useful, how to get a membership, what not to do with your bike, how to handle a bike that needs repair, etc.

So if you are planning to visit London, or live there but haven't given bike-sharing a try, this is for you!

Via Transport for London, Streetsblog

See also: 60 Students Suspended for Biking to School (?!?)

Tags: Bikes | Bike Sharing | London

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