Informations about"SmartBike" scheme, launched in Rennes in june 1998.
This principle is based on a free rental of bicycles for Rennes Metropolis inhabitants, to favorise urban moves and decrease pollution.
Availability of self-service time-share city bikes, free of charge, for residents of an agglomeration of 37 towns,and also for tourists and occasional users.
Use is totally free and need application form to get a card.
Configuration :(click on the follow links)
It's necessary to sign a contract to had the smart card, and then you can take a bike, 24 hours 7 days a week, for 2 hours at time. You can after put your bike in one of the 25 docking stations.
The good working of the system is assured by 3 technicians and their dispatch vehicle.