How Spartanburg B-cycle Works

Follow these easy steps

Purchase a membership online or at any B-station.

  1. Spartanburg B-cycle offers a 24-hour pass, as well as two membership levels: 30-day and annual.
  2. All membership levels can be purchased online (credit card required).
  3. A 24-hour pass can be purchased at B-stations (credit card required) or online. Promotion codes can only be used in conjunction with an online purchases.

Select

Choose a bike from any B-station.

If you have a B-card:
  1. Choose one of the locked bikes.
  2. Press the silver button on the bike’s dock. (Piezo button incorporates piezoelectric technology to convert physical touch/pressure of the push button from mechanical to electrical energy).
  3. Touch your B-card to the square behind the silver button.
  4. Remove the bike once the locks open (dock will start beeping after the bike is unlocked).
If you do not have a B-card, but are already a member:
  1. Press the kiosk button.
  2. Follow the prompts on the touchscreen. When prompted, swipe the same credit card registered with your membership.
  3. When prompted, enter the dock number of the bike you wish to check out.
  4. The kiosk will unlock the bike from the dock you chose. The dock holding the bike will beep until the bike is removed.
If you do not have a B-card and have not yet purchased a membership:
  1. Press the kiosk button.
  2. Follow the instructions on the touchscreen to purchase a Temporary Pass.
  3. When prompted, enter the dock number of the bike you wish to check out.
  4. The kiosk will unlock the bike from the dock you chose. The dock holding the bike will beep until the bike is removed. 

Ride

Grab your bike and go.

  1. Adjust your seat, strap on your helmet and go.
  2. Rides of less than one hour incur no additional fee.
  3. Additional fees apply for rides longer than one hour (see rates).

Return

Park your bike at any B-station.

  1. Return your bike to any B-station by rolling it into an available dock.
  2. Wait for three rapid blinks of the green light and three quick beeps. That’s your signal that the bike has been securely returned.