Welcome to West Midlands Cycle Hire

Find out all about the West Midlands Cycle Hire service and start pedalling!

Cycling in the West Midlands

Try a fun, healthy and sustainable way to travel. Cycle hire makes travelling around the region super flexible just for you. Download the Beryl cycle hire app and start pedalling!

eBikes – cycling, but even easier!

eBikes are now available across the region. With less effort you can now travel further and quicker; making cycling even more fun! Find out more

Find a bike

Cycle hire is now available across the West Midlands. Find bikes in Birmingham, Coventry, Sandwell, Stourbridge, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield, Walsall and Wolverhampton. Bikes are available 24/7. With docking stations at major bus, metro and train stations, visitor attractions and city or town centres. Station map

How to ride

It’s easy to hop on a bike to get to work, pop to the shops, or even to discover new places to explore!

Hand Holding Mobile Phone Over Bicycle Release

1. Unlock

Unlock using the Beryl cycle hire app

Woman Riding a Bike

 2. Ride

Have fun and be safe!

Man docking a bike

 3. Dock

Find your nearest docking station to park up

A bike locked in a docking station

4. Lock

Close the lock to end your ride Watch our video guide


We operate a Pay As You Ride and Pass model. These are purchased in the Beryl App.

Pay As You Ride

For occasional riders, you can unlock and go with Pay As You Ride.

ModeUnlockPer Minute
Pedal Bike£18p


You can purchase 3 types of passes: a Bike Only Pass for Pedal Bikes and eBikes, a Day Pass for all bikes and scooters and the Flexi Pass for all bikes and scooters. The prices are:

TypeModesMinutesPriceFurther info
Bike Only PassPedal Bikes and eBikes100£8Free unlocks for pedal bikes. £1 unlock for e-bikes. Valid for 30 days.
Day PassPedal Bikes, eBikes and eScooters60£9Free unlocks on all bikes and scooters. No single journey time limit. A limit of 60 minutes of riding. Limit increases to 120 minutes for pedal bikes. Valid for 24 hours.
Flexi PassPedal Bikes, eBikes and eScooters300£32Free unlocks for all modes. Get double the minutes for pedal bike journeys. 30 mins limit per ride. Valid for 30 days.

Our bikes

Our bikes are simple to use and perfect for enjoying an easy ride.

  1. Comfort first: our cushioned saddles are easy to adjust to your preferred height
  2. Pedal power: 3 gears to tackle any hill
  3. Keep it clean: mud and chain guards to protect your clothes
  4. Light the night: laser lights for your added safety
  5. Put it away: handy storage at the front for your essentials

eBikes are now available – check the cycle hire app to find an eBike near you.

Ready to ride?

Download the Beryl cycle hire app to unlock and go.

Phone with app map and route

Our blog

Read our blog to learn more about enjoying West Midlands Cycle Hire