Use Vélib’ and discover the liberating spirit of the bicycle. Vélib’ is a self-service bike rental system available 24 hours a day, all year round. To access the service, buy a 1-day or a 7-day ticket online at any Vélib’ station or sign-up for a long-term subscription.
Go to terminal at a Vélib’ station
Follow on-screen instructions
Select a bike and enter bike number
Wait for the green light and signal and take your bike
The first 30 minutes of each trip are always free of charge
Or, you can buy a ticket online; it’s easy, quick and secure.
Return your bike to any Velib’ station.
Push the bike clip as far as possible into the bike post. If necessary, lift the bike up into the saddle at the same time to facilitate parking. An orange, then green light, followed by two successive beeps, confirm that the bike is locked correctly.
To make sure your bike has been locked correctly, print a receipt at the station or try to hire another bike.
If you have any problems, use this phone number: 01 30 79 79 30