Station active again

The station 7425 Oststraße in Duisburg is available again!  Also the stations in the area 7824 GEBAG Quartier Neudorf-Nord, 7419 Neudorfer Markt and 7404 Duisburg Hauptbahnhof Osteingang are active again.  In addition, you can now ride directly to the two dormitories at Heinrich-Lersch-Str. 36-38 and Schenkesweg! Two new virtual stations have been set up there for you. Have fun cycling!


4 stations closed in Duisburg

Dear cyclists, until the end of October we have to close four stations in Duisburg at short notice: 7425 Oststraße 7824 GEBAG Quarter Neudorf-North 7419 Neudorf market 7404 Duisburg Central Station East Entrance Please do not return any more bikes here. We will inform you when the stations are active again. Sorry for the restrictions and thank you for your understanding.


7305 UDE / Sportcampus Essen

Due to official order by the city the station 7305 UDE / Sportcampus in Essen will be closed as off September 30. Bikes may no longer be returned here, otherwise you will be charged a €20 service fee. Please use the surrounding stations to return your bikes there. Thank you for your understanding.


Station AKAFĂ– Erlenkamp deactivated

The AKAFÖ Erlenkamp station on Markstraße in Bochum is currently deactivated due to construction work. Bikes may no longer be returned here for the time being, otherwise you will face a 20 € service fee. Please use the surrounding stations to return your bikes there. Thank you for your understanding


Station Universität S-Bahnhof DO closed

From 24.07.23 the station 7362 Universität S-Bahnhof in Dortmund is no longer accessible due to construction work.  Bicycles may no longer be returned here for the time being, otherwise a 20 € service fee will apply. Please use the surrounding stations to return your bikes there. Thank you for your understanding


We've reached 1 million rentals!

metropolradruhr has set a new record: A few hours ago, the system recorded its millionth ride of the year. This new record is thanks to you, the users of metropolradruhr. Our whole team says thank you for your trust and loyalty.  Since the launch in 2010, the system has been growing steadily and we are looking forward to new records in the coming year!


We proudly present: "nextbike by TIER"

As you might know, we joined forces with TIER Mobility. Now, we are pleased to finally make our combined efforts visible to you. That is why nextbike turns into “nextbike by TIER”. And the first "nextbike by TIER" bikes are already on the streets, for example in Leipzig, Frankfurt, Berlin and Düsseldorf.Together with TIER Mobility, we offer the first truly multimodal platform for shared micro mobility, with more than 300,000 vehicles worldwide. But the rebranding is j...


The streets are yours!

Finally, finally it's getting warmer outside again! For all those who prefer to leave the bike in winter, now is the time to get back on it, because...  ... the streets are yours! Remember when you were a kid and you used to ride around the block with your friends? You were free and independent and that was an incredible feeling! Wasn't it?  Let's revive that feeling together and take back the space we need! Grab a nextbike and let the spring-like wind (hatchy!) blow...


Please stay alert

Dear nextbiker*innen,  currently there is a worrying trend of vandalism on our bikes in Cologne. Within a few days we had to reduce our operating area already strongly.  Unfortunately we had to realize that this destructiveness can already be observed in other systems as well. Therefore we would like to inform and sensitize you:  Should you observe vandalism on our bikes, please contact the police immediately. This is not a trivial offense and the police are obliged to in...


Change in annual subscription conditions

We would like to inform you that annual sunscriptions of German nextbike systems will no longer be automatically extended by another year in the future. This is our reaction to the amendment of Art. 1 No. 2 of the Fair Consumer Contracts Act of August 10, 2021, according to which a tacit contract extension is only possible to a limited extent. The changes apply to all current as well as newly booked annual subscriptions for German nextbike systems. You can view and change tariffs...


Concessions for HCR subscribers

Starting in March, HCR Herne subscribers will be able to ride a standard bike for 30 minutes free of charge with metropolradruhr. Additional rental time will be charged in the basic rate.  To receive the benefit, add HCR under the menu item "Account settings" - "Wallet" and enter your subscription number.  "Schoko" and social tickets as well as the rental of cargobikes are excluded from the discount.  More information at metropolradruhr.de/en/partn...


We're better together

We're better together!   Together with TIER, we are working towards the same mission and want to change mobility sustainably. Our goal is to make cities more liveable and to mobilize more people in an emission-free and flexible way.  For anyone who wants to take a test ride with a TIER, we have the perfect offer for new TIER customers among you. Riding a TIER is super easy and a lot of fun.  You've never taken a TIER before?  Then take the opportunity! Ge...


Take your chance in our last Xmas raffle

We sweeten the pre-Christmas period with great prizes. Next weekend you have again the opportunity to win great prizes!  4th ADVENT  We give away a MacBook Pro from Back Market worth 3,600 € as well as three nextbike annual rates among all users rented a nextbike between 17.12.21 and 20.12.21 for at least 15-minute*.  To take part, simply leave your email address, which you also use in your nextbike account, on our landing page.  The Raffle will run from 12/17/2...