nextbike UK Ltd is part of nextbike GmbH, the world`s most extensive bike sharing provider with more than 200 cities across 26 countries in 4 continents. Providing cutting edge technology on its bikes, nextbike enables a user friendly service that supports cities in creating sustainable and integrated travel solutions.
Joining the Scheme
Joining the NextBike scheme is simple and free – visit www.nextbike.co.uk, use your email address when entering your personal details, confirm your registration by clicking the link they email to you then enter your card details to activate (a £10 credit will be taken as a security deposit). Your membership applies for not only Stirling but all other NextBike locations worldwide, very handy if you’re sightseeing on holiday this year!
Renting Your Nextbike
Once you’ve subscribed you can rent a NextBike easily via the app, at one of the Nextbike terminals around the city or simply by calling the customer hotline on 020 8166 9851.
To hire a bike using the app, enter the bike number and press ‘Rent Bike’ or Scan the QR code. If using the terminal, swipe your card or enter your phone number and pin number and follow instructions - you will receive a code for your bike lock.
To return, simply take the bike to a docking station and press ‘Return Bike’ on the app or check for confirmation on the terminal/call the hotline.
Stirling NextBike stations can be found at:
- Bridge of Allan (Community Centre/Library)
- Bridge of Allan Train Station
- Castleview Park & Ride
- Causewayhead (Causewayhead Roundabout)
- Stirling Old Bridge (Bridgehaugh Rd)
- Springkerse Park & Ride
- Teith House
- The Peak
- Borestone Roundabout
- Bannockburn High School (by Park Crescent)
- Bannockburn Town Centre (by East Murrayfield)
- Castle Business Park / Lomond Court
- Stirling Community Hospital
- Forth Valley College (Raploch)
- The Back Walk
- Murray Place
- Port Street
- Cottrell Building (Logie Entrance), University of Stirling
- Willow Court Residences, University of Stirling
- Stirling Train Station
- Raploch Community Campus
- Alexander Court Residences, University of Stirling