Capital BIXI Bikes in Ottawa–Gatineau
Capital BIXI is a bike share service that provides an alternative and sustainable way to get around downtown Ottawa and Gatineau.
The program encourages short, frequent trips. Simply pick up a Capital BIXI bike at one location and then return it to a station near your destination.
Capital BIXI Bike Stations
There are 250 Capital BIXI bikes located at 25 self-service stations in downtown Ottawa and Gatineau. Visit the Capital BIXI website for a map of all Capital BIXI bike stations.
Capital BIXI bikes are available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week from April to November.
How to Access the System
There are several ways to use the Capital BIXI bike system. You can:
- subscribe for 1 year
- subscribe for 30 days
- buy a 24-hour access pass
- buy a 72-hour access pass.
Note: Additional fees apply when trips are longer than 30 minutes (45 minutes for annual and monthly pass holders).
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See the Cycling Capital map for details.
Courtesy and Safety
There are over 300 kilometres of bike paths in Canada’s Capital Region. The paths are shared with in-line skaters, runners and walkers, so be sure to follow the courtesy and safety rules.
For more information on cycling in Canada’s Capital, see the Things to Do — Cycling section.