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City Bike NYC

New York City, NY
+1 855-245-3311
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Not really suited for tourists and too many empty bike shells

You pay 12 $ for a day. That sounds ok. But you only can use a bike for 30 minutes. For every 15... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Fam L
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Hilversum
Not the best experience

I used the City Bike NYC earlier and all was great. Now this time I was kind of disappointed. Many... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Rob d
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Soest, The Netherlands
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Aug 31, 2017
“Not really suited for tourists and too many empty bike shells”
Jul 17, 2017
“Not the best experience”
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

You pay 12 $ for a day. That sounds ok. But you only can use a bike for 30 minutes. For every 15 minutes too late, you get an extra 4$. So, you only can cover relatively small distances, as you need at least 5...More

1  Thank Fam L
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I used the City Bike NYC earlier and all was great. Now this time I was kind of disappointed. Many stations without a bike and those stations with a bike did not unlock. So, I paid the 24 hour fee and got to get 3...More

Thank Rob d
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

This was an ene operer for me. In Denmark you are sed to ride a bike every where. Perfect. But driving through fantastic NYC on a bike was just Perfect. You see so much more the City and did not felt unsafe at all. Download...More

Thank loa380
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

We payed $43 for about 2 hour rate in Central Parc for 1 bike. You can better rent a good bike by one of the many providers in the surrounding of CP.

Thank Rob H
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We had hikes in two other cities both were reasonably priced and a great activities. However in NYC the way the charges worked was not clear, we hired bikes at Central Park which was fun to ride around however we realised we were being charged...More

Thank EnjoyFamilyholidays
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

I live in NYC and use Citibikes on a daily basis to commute to work and get around town (almost 800 trips to date). They are wonderful for short hops (less than 30 minutes) from place to place. Quick and easy. Docketing stations are all...More

Thank 1991jh
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

You want a different way to visit New York! You want to go fast to streets and join the next visit point efficiently, while being still outside and not be in underground all the time... the City Bike is a cool way to do it....More

Thank David P
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

Hired 2 bikes at Pier 15 by the Brooklyn Bridge. All was fine, bikes were really good quality, adjustable saddle heights, good brakes etc. The problem is twofold. complicated to hire and have to do it with a credit card involving getting code and inputting...More

2  Thank Traveller53Wiltshire
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

We tried the rental service in Central Park and were pleased. The bikes worked fine and we had no problems.. 6th ave and 58th street. very convenient near the park

Thank michael c
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We rented three bikes on a whim when we realized the NY Waterways buses weren't currently running as far south as we were in Manhattan. Rode them along the west highway back up to our ferry station. Easy ride, lots to see, path very "newbie"...More

Thank Suzanne G
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