Tomorrow the London cycle hire scheme will be opening up to all users. This means you can walk up to a terminal, insert your credit or debit card and hire out a Boris Bike. For those of us with membership it is worth noting that you cannot hire a bike using the same card as the one you’ve registered with.
The above video shows the interface casual users will be greeted with when hiring a bike. Unfortunately in the demonstration the transaction didn’t complete however we’ve been promised everything will be ready for tomorrow. Overnight Serco visited every single one of the docking stations to test out the system and make sure it was working. Fingers crossed!
Choosing 24 hour or 7 day access
The receipt you’ll need with the 5 digit unlock code