The sun is shining, the temperature is rising, and the metros are getting hotter and stuffier. Are you looking to escape the heat and the rush hour crowds? Something that won’t break the bank like a car? You are in luck; Madrid has many eco-friendly and affordable options for you! Check out our list below for where you can rent bikes, scooters, and segways, and more!
This is the new way to get around Madrid. BiciMAD mission is to provide an alternative clean and healthy form of transportation to the community and encourage daily use of bikes. They currently have 2,028 bicycles, 4,116 anchorages, and 165 stations. What makes this company special is their use of information and communication technologies to improve the user experience. They offer electric bikes that are practical and simple. You can sign on their website and they offer an annual subscription and an occasional card. On the occasional card, a bike rental for 1 hours is €2 and the annual subscription rate is between €25 and €15.
Trixi Bike offers both bike rentals and bike tours. Their bicycles are comfortable, light, and high quality. They offer many different sizes and each bike is prepared for you to best enjoy it. The bikes can be rented for hours, days, and weeks. They even offer electric bikes for a slightly higher price. For the standard bike it cost €4 to rent for 1 hour and €50 to rent for 2 weeks. You can get a 20% discount using our coupon!
Look no further if you want to try a scooter. Cooltra is a leader in mobility solutions on two wheels. They have more than 10,000 scooters and more than 100 rental spots in Southern Europe and Brazil. They offer short term and long term rentals, as well as renting with an option to buy. They also offer fun bike tours that can be done in private or groups. There is also a monthly rental service that includes all expenses such as rent, insurance, maintenance, assistance, helmet, and VAT. They offer a 10% student discount.
Run by an organized team of young professionals who specialize in tourism and communications, Madrid Segway mostly gives tours, but they do offer an option to rent or buy a Segway. The inventor of the Segway introduced this product as the first human transport that self balances. Doesn’t that sound pretty cool? Well Segway Trip doesn’t share the rental price online, but they recommend calling for availability and prices. Segways are an ecofriendly and fun way to move through the city independently.
Have you tried a motorbike? We are not talking a motorcycle. Rental Motor Bike offers both motorbike and scooter rentals in Madrid. The prices range from €12 to €71 a day depending on the type of bike you want. The fancier the bike, the more expensive it is.
Rent and Roll Madrid
Save best for last! Rent and Roll offers many rentals: city bike, mountain bike, electric bike, trekking bike, folding bike, roller blades, roller skates, and segways. They also offer bike tours. They are open every day all year round and offer tourist information as well such as maps of the city. You can rent a city bike or skates for €5 for an hour and €15 for 1 day. A helmet, lock, lights, and a reflective vest are included. A Segway rental is €10 an hour and a helmet is included!
Go Car Tours
These fun little Go Cars are perfect for a day of zooming through Madrid! The size of the cars allow you to travel through the smaller and older streets that the big buses can’t reach! They offer guided tours through the historic centre and cosmopolitan centre but you can also rent the cars for the whole day and roam as you please! Prices vary between 35.00€ and 99€ and the cars can only be rented for a day!