Manchester University Bike Hire

  • Each University of Manchester staff member is entitled to one 4-week free hire period.
  • Your 4-week free discount code can only be used once.
  • Enter code at check out.
  • Request your code by emailing [email protected]


Subsidised hire costs after free rental period are:

  • Standard Bike: £10 a week
  • Basic e-bike: £15 a week
  • Mid range e-bike: £25 a week
  • Cargo Bike: £40 a week


Booking takes place in 4 week periods, you will need to do a booking for each 4 week period.
Bikes need to be returned to the shop after each four week period for a safety check.
The shop is open Tuesday - Saturday 9am to 6pm.
200 Chapel Street, Salford, M3 6BY
Closest parking on Browning St.

Can I buy the bike?

Rental bikes are sold off periodically – ask in store for the latest.

New bikes - check our stock - can be bought:

  • Outright - we accept card payment and BACS
  • Cycle to Work Scheme - see UoM Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Retail Finance - 12 months interest-free. 24/36 interest bearing, t&c apply).



  • Please read our Terms & Conditions of Hire in the booking form.
  • Watch the How to lock your bike video.
  • Then book your bike.
  • Please note free rent periods still require card details, these act as your security deposit. No money will be taken for free rentals.

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