Shared Cars, Bikes, and Other Vehicles
Several companies offer shared mobility services in Berkeley, including rentals of cars, bikes, scooters, and more.
Shared mobility services—such as bikes, electric scooters, and cars—offer a convenient way to get around Berkeley without having to own your own vehicle.
Borrow a bike from Bay Wheels, a bike-sharing network with stations around Berkeley and the Bay Area. Learn more about the program, including discounted memberships for low-income residents, on the Bay Wheels website.
Free-floating bikes, scooters, and adaptive devices
Free-floating micromobility vehicles, which might include e-bikes, e-scooters, adaptive devices, and more, are being considered in Berkeley.
Borrow a car from Gig Car Share, a one-way car sharing network with vehicles in the East Bay and San Francisco. Use the Gig app to find a car parked near you, borrow it for your trip, and return it by parking anywhere in the allowed zone. Learn more and sign up for an account with Gig Car Share.
Information for shared mobility companies
The City of Berkeley regulates these shared mobility services to ensure that they operate safely. Organizations interested in offering shared mobility in Berkeley can find applications and information below.
- One-Way Car Share Permit Application
- One-Way Car Share Parking Permit Application
- One-Way Car Share Detailed Vehicle Information