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Happy new year!

We wish you all a happy new year. May it hold as many adventures as possible for you. Keep cycling - the more the better - and do something good for yourself and the environment.All the best from your nextbike team


Arnold Schwarzenegger at COP23

Arnold Schwarzenegger takes the nextbike to get around sustainably at the UN-Climate Change Conference COP 23 in Bonn these days.Representatives of politics, economy and science gather together at COP23 to discuss climate change and climate protection. Besides prominent figures that are committed to climate protection are invited, too.


COP23 in Bonn gestartet

Yesterday, Nov 6th 2017, the United Nations Climate Change Conference has started in Bonn/Germany. The conference expects up to 25.000 participants to arrive from all over the world.They are provided electric cars and also 600 nextbikes for a climate friendly locomotion during the conference.We wish everyone on-site happy cycling and fruitful conference days - for a greener planet!


nextbike Berlin is cooperating with Deezer

nextbike Berlin and Deezer are cooperating with each other in Berlin now and renamed the local system Deezer nextbike.With abour 12 million activ users in more than 185 countries Deezer is currently the most diverse and most personal audio streaming service. Deezer Premium+ customers enjoy 30 minutes of free rental each time they need a bike in Berlin. Simply connect your accounts on


nextbike at COB23

As mobility service provider nextbike will make 600 bikes available at this year's United Nations Climate Change Conference from 6.-17.11.17 in Bonn. Every year heads of government, organisations and activists come together to diskuss the future of our planet.


Scotland: 500 new SmartBikes for Glasgow

After successfully launched in 2014, nextbike UK and Glasgow City Council extended the scheme by 500 new SmartBikes and 10 docking stations. Now Glasgow does not just have one of the most successful nextbike schemes but also the biggest bike sharing scheme in Scotland. Within the next years the scheme will be extended by another 500 bikes.


100 E-bikes for Warsaw

VETURILO Warsaw powered by nextbike Polska just integrated 100 E-Bikes at 10 dock stations into their bike sharing system of nearly 5000 SmartBikes, KidsBikes and Tandems. The bikes will be recharched at the dock station. Since launched in 2012 VETURILO Warsaw has been Eastern Europe's largest bike sharing system.


nextbike has successfully entered the stock market

nextbike, one of the world’s most extensive bike share providers, successfully entered the stock market on the back of an announcement to introduce a further 200,000 bicycles across its territories. The company, founded in Leipzig in 2004 and with more than 120 projects around the globe, was unveiled on the Warsaw Stock Exchange through its subsidiary nextbike Poland. nextbike Poland is the largest company in the New Connect stock exchange segment and has invested shares in the nominal value o...


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A good read: Position paper on unlicensed dockless bike sharing

UITP, ECF and PEBSS give their position on how public authorities and cities can build a smart public bike sharing system including privately funded dockless bike sharing systems. Here you can read the paper:


nextbike launched in Bhopal, India

We just launched a new bike sharing system in Bhopal. In the Indian city our latest project was launched with 500 bicycles and 50 stations. In cooperation with our local transport partner we could gain more than 10,000 users within a few days. For the nation with the second largest population in the world, bike-sharing is an economic and ecological enrichment. We are very glad to be part of the sustainable mobility movement in India.


VeloCity 2017: hear the experts speak

Right now the VeloCity 2017, one of the largest international cycling conferences initiated by the European Cyclists' Federation (ECF) is taking place in Arnhem - Nijmegen (NL).Listen to the experts speak about bike sharing and its future on our facebook page: Watch Sebastian Schlebusch (Director of International Business Development, nextbike GmbH) about the integration of bikesharing into public transport systems Watch Antonia Robers (Director, BikePlus) about overcoming barriers...


PEBSS foundet at VeloCity 2017

The first European regulatory framework PEBSS (Platform for European Bicycle Sharing and System) was founded today, 12th of June, at VeloCity 2017 in the Netherlands. nextbike is an initiator and co-founder of PEBSS which wants to streamline the procurement process and develop business standards. Learn more here Photo:


KVB-Rad - 1,2mio rentals in 2 years

Since we launched the KVB-Rad in Cologne in 2015 we can record nearly 1,2 million rentals spread over 1.450 bikes. To the 55.000 Cologne customers it does not seem to matter whether it's warm and sunny or cold and rainy - rentals per day nearly stay the same.On May 17th this year we were able to record over 5.000 rentals in one day for the first time. In average our bikes are rented about 3.000 to 3.700 times a day. Recently also the trams carry advertisments for our bikes.


nextbike at Velo-City 2017

The world’s biggest cycling conference Velo-City and PEBSS Inaugural Conference will take place from 12 June - 16 June 2017 in Arnhem-Nijmegen/ Netherlands and nextbike will be part of it as official transport partner and gold sponsor. We are providing 400 bikes for the conference guests which can be used for free during the event. Come and hear the nextbike experts at Stadsschouwburg Nijmegen at booth number 5.8/5.9 in front of the Yellow Room. See speach recommendations and more info...


nextbike just started Germany's biggest bike sharing system in Berlin

Yesterday nextbike launched its biggest bike sharing scheme in the German capital with an urban picknick and an open bike parade through the streets of Berlin. With 5500 bikes at more than 700 stationsnextbike Berlin will be nextbike's and Germany's biggest bike sharing system when the extension of the scheme is completed by the end of 2017.Right now about 1500 bikes are available getting more every day.


Warsaw now offers the fifth biggest bike sharing system in Europe – powered by nextbike

Since 2012 nextbike Polska on behalf of the City of Warsaw has successfully been providing the bike sharing scheme Veturilo. Due to high demand the city had put an expansion out for tender which nextbike won again. With the start in the new season Veturilo has now 4700 bikes, e-bikes and kids‘ bikes which are available at 300 rental stations. Currently Veturilo is the biggest international nextbike scheme. Right now nextbike is setting up a new bike sharing scheme in Berlin with 5000 bikes at 70...