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Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area

Electric bikes available in D.C.

Electric scooters available in D.C., Arlington, and Alexandria.

Reserve on Uber.

Check your app for local per minute rates and unlock fees, if any.

Sales tax not included


Clock starts when you reserve a bike or scooter in the Uber app.


You can put the vehicle on hold for up to one hour during your trip. During the hold period, you are charged the standard rate.


$25 fee for locking outside the system area.


In DC proper, e-bikes can be operated up to 20mph while scooters are limited to 10mph.

In Arlington, scooters are limited to 10mph.

Ride in bike lanes

In DC, e-bikes and scooters may not be operated on sidewalks in DC’s Central Business District.

In Arlington and Alexandria, e-scooters may not be operated on sidewalks.

In Arlington, e-bikes and e-scooters may not be operated on Arlington County Bike Trails.

Park Responsibly

In DC proper, Arlington and Alexandria, riders must lock bikes upright to public racks or poles, and park scooters out of the way of pedestrians and other vehicles in order to end the trip.

In Alexandria, scooters shall not be parked with any part of the vehicle extending over the face of the curb.

DC Micromobility Rules of the Road Safety Quiz

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Boost Plan

Learn more about the Boost Plan for qualified residents. Just $5 per month.

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System area

Bikes and scooters parked outside of the zone are subject to additional fees.

Grab a helmet

Free helmets will be distributed at 3921 Minnesota Ave NE, Washington, DC 20019 (Mon-Fri, 10a-6p). In addition, we’ve partnered with Thousand and Retrospec to provide great deals on their helmets.*

*Uber is not responsible for third party offers, products and/or services.


You’ll be able to find and reserve a bike using the Uber app.

Lock bikes to a bike rack keeping them out of the way of pedestrians and other vehicles.

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