The UK's first cycle to work scheme for city hire bikes
You can make significant savings on the cost of Santander Cycles yearly membership in London
Save 32-42% on the cost of Santander Cycles yearly membership
Spread the cost over 12 months - it costs from £1 per week
Suitable to use alongside other modes of transport
How it works
1. Apply to join
Log into Cyclescheme using your employer's name or code and select 'City Bike Hire'
2. Pay from your salary and save
Your employer approves and pays for your request. The cost will be recovered from your salary tax-free
3. Get ready to ride
Redeem your code for a Santander Cycles yearly membership
Once you have your Santander Cycles yearly membership, you can...
1. Get a bike
Use the app or your membership key to hire a Santander bike in London from over 750 docking stations
2. Ride for 30 mins for free
The first 30 mins of every ride cost you nothing
3. Pay to ride for longer
After the first 30 mins, you'll pay £2 for every additional 30 mins of use in same journey
How much will I save?
With Cyclescheme City Bike Hire you pay nothing upfront
and save 32-42% on the cost of Santander
Cycles Membership - usually £90
Lower rate taxpayers tend to earn less than £50,000 a year and pay 32% tax and national insurance. This means they will save 32% on the cycle to work scheme.
To complete your application, you will need:
If your employer is signed up with Cyclescheme, they'll have a unique employer code to use when you apply.
You can find your payroll number on your payslip.
hasn't enrolled to offer the Cyclescheme City Bike scheme - please contact them so they know you'd like to join. Joining is free, your employer just needs to contact us.
Cyclescheme and CoMoUK are collaborating to bring share and the cycle to work scheme together
Registering as an employer
Cyclescheme City Bike Hire is cost free employee benefit. Plus, it can be run independently or alongside your existing cycle to work scheme.