Annual Membership

The Annual Membership is the best deal for metro DC locals and other frequent riders.

Capital Bikeshare is a fun and affordable way to get around metro DC. It’s designed for quick trips with convenience in mind. Use it to commute to work or school, run errands, get to appointments or just enjoy our beautiful area.

When you become a Capital Bikeshare member, you get a bike key that unlocks access to thousands of bikes in Washington, DC; Arlington, VA; Alexandria, VA; Montgomery County, MD; and Fairfax County, VA. You can take as many rides as you want throughout the year, and all trips under 30 minutes are included in your membership. See usage fees for longer rides.

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Or pay $8/month with annual commitment

Usage Fees

All trips under 30 minutes are included in your Annual Membership. If you keep a bike out for 30 minutes or longer at a time, usage fees apply.

Ride LengthUsage Fee
0-29 minutesIncluded
30-59 minutes$1.50
60-89 minutes+ $3
90+ minutes+ $6 per each additional 30 min

To avoid usage fees, keep each ride to under 30 minutes. Take as many rides as you want while your membership is active!

If you incur any usage fees, your card on file will be charged. The fee for a lost or stolen bike is $1,200.