Borrow a Christiania bike for free!
Updated the 26th of September 2015
Miljøpunkt Indre by & Christianshavn
At Christianshavns Beboerhus you can borrow a Christiania bike for one day at a time. You need to call them, to check on availability by calling them at 32 57 88 18.
As the only place we have found so far, you need put a deposit when borrowing a bike here.
You can book by phone, or come by their office. Call them at 82325810.
The deposit varies depending on the bike: They have a standard Christiania bike, which costs DKK 200 in deposit, which you will get back when you return the bike. They also have a Electric Christiania bike (Bullit), which requires DKK 500 in deposit, plus you need to show photo ID (Drivers license, passport, residence card with picture on etc.).
Valby Lokaludvalg also have free lending of Christiania bike if you live in Valby. The Christiania bike can be booked at no more than 5 days at a time and it is only possible to have 3 active bookings at a time.
NOTE: You can only book a bike for pickup/delivery on weekdays between 9.00-16.00. If the bike will be used in a weekend, it must therefore be booked and be picked up no later than Friday before 16:00, and delivered again Monday.
Cargo bikes can be borrowed under the following conditions:
“The Christiania bike will be handed over on presentation of valid photo id.
“The bike is the user’s responsibility during the entire loan period. Borrower is responsible for theft, vandalism, road accidents or the like. The bike must be returned in the same condition as when it was received by the borrower.
Loans of cargo bikes is free, but it is assumed that the borrower is a resident of Valby or otherwise has a fixed attachment to the district.
The bike may not be loaned to any third party.
The bike is handed over together with 1 key for each of the two locks, and it is user’s responsibility to ensure safe locking of cargo bikes whenever it is parked.
If the bike is borrowed for a period, which also includes evening and night it is the user’s responsibility to lock it to fixed equipment in a cargo bikes locked back-yard or the like.
Borrower must be at least 18 years of age.
If the bike is not returned within the agreed time you need to pay a fee of DKK 200, per day.
The bike can be picked up and delivered at Valby Kulturhus, Valgårdsvej 4-8.
To book the bike, go to their website, scroll down to the calendar, click the relevante date(s), fill in the form, and press send. Remember to write the full collect and return time, e.g. 9.00 – 13.00. You will receive a confirmation email when your booking is accepted.
Happy Christiania Bike-riding!