Bike Rental


bike rentalHub City Cycles is based in the heart of downtown in the China Steps, a short walk from the Gabriola and Protection Island Ferry, cruise ship terminal, and a short drive from Departure Bay and Duke Point Ferry.  The perfect location to pick up or drop off your rental bike. Its easy to get to us from wherever you are coming from. The shop is across the street from the Port Place Shopping Centre, tucked behind the buildings on Terminal Ave. Look for the signs on Lois Lane.

Taking in Nanaimo by bike is a great way to see the city and explore its outer reaches. Our modern fleet of rental bikes are perfectly suited for riding around town or going a bit off the beaten path such as on trails of Newcastle Island Provincial Park. The E&N Rail Trail and the Parkway Trail are easy to ride routes that access Nanaimo from North to South tip. 

The comfortable city hybrid bikes available in a variety of sizes including easy to mount, step-through models. 

Included with the rental of the bike is a helmet, lock, spare tube, patch kit, tire levers, pump and multitool.

A credit card with available credit to put a hold on is required before accepting your rental bike at the shop.
$550 hold per city/hybrid bike.

The rental rate per day means you can keep the bike for up to 24 hours.

Rental OptionsCity/Hybrid Bike
Rate Per Day (<5 Days)$50
Rate Per Day (5+ Days)$40

Bookings and Cancelations

All bookings must be made online or in-person. We do not accept payment over the phone.
If you need to cancel your reservation please get in touch with us. If you are able to notify us more than 72 hours before your rental begins, we will be happy to refund your payment. If you cancel with less than 72 hours before your rental begins or do not show up, we will not be able to provide credit or a refund.