Student Bike Hire

Student Bike Hire in Galway

Student Bike Hire is a bicycle rental service for the students of Galway. It is intended to encourage cycling to college or work within Galway City. This is to discourage transportation that is having a negative impact on the environment.

Student Bike Hire is particularly intended for students who are studying for up to six months in Galway.

The Student Bike Hire bicycles are not intended for long journeys. They are strong, sturdy bicycles with just 3 speeds for general city use.

Use the Form to the left to book your bicycle. Once we receive your details, we’ll do the rest.

Student Bike Hire Bicycles

Student Bike Hire Price List

 Duration Price Duration Price
 1 day €8.00 1 month €40.00
 1 week €20.00 2 months €60.00
 2 weeks €25.00 3 months €75.00
 3 weeks €35.00 Other durations €POA

Student Bike Hire Terms & Conditions

  1. The bicycle remains the property of West Ireland Cycling and cannot be sold, traded for goods, or sub-let.
  2. The bicycle is covered by guarantee and any maintenance required must be conducted by West Ireland Cycling.
  3. The bicycle must be kept in roadworthy condition and lights must be used during the evening and night.
  4. You are responsible for the loss of the bicycle and/or accessories and damage caused by inappropriate use. This can include, but is not limited to, unsafe cycling and failure to maintain the bicycle. Costs of any damage or loss to the bicycle will be deducted from your deposit.
  5. If the bicycle is stolen you must report it to West Ireland Cycling AND your local Garda Station immediately.
  6. A €50 deposit is required for the rental of the bike which is refunded upon the safe return of the bicycle. Any repairs that are required to the bicycle will be deducted from the deposit.
  7. Two valid forms of Identification are required when requesting the hire of a bicycle. One must include a photo (ie. Passport, Driver’s Licence, Student Card).