1st Public Bike Sharing Scheme without Subsidies or Advertising

AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands – HelloVelo is Amsterdam’s first bike share system where people can rent a bike via their smartphone and without a subscription. According to HelloVelo it is, “the first public system in the world that does not depend on subsidies or advertising”.

1st Public Bike Sharing Scheme without Subsidies or Advertising
Early 2017 HelloVelo will start with dozens of pick-up and drop-off locations in Amsterdam. – Photo HelloVelo
Early 2017 HelloVelo will start with dozens of pick-up and drop-off locations on existing bicycle parking locations close to universities, the RAI exhibition centre, business centres, railway stations as well as the city center. “Eventually the system will be introduced in other cities in the Netherlands and finally rolled out over the rest of the country,” states HelloVelo in a press release published today. Read more here.