ACCESS

The mission of Greenride Bikeshare

To transform our region by providing a high quality, convenient and affordable bikeshare system that will connect people to more places where they live, work, and play in Chittenden County by:

Enhancing transportation options and connectivity

Providing an affordable transportation option

Improving access
(in all senses of the word)

Reducing car dependence


Improving individual and community health

Providing first/last mile connections

Reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Increasing new bike ridership and ownership

In our efforts to improve access to bikeshare for ALL Chittenden County residents, providing affordable memberships that are easy to obtain without the need for a computer or credit card is one of our key goals.


Greenride for All

Greenride for All provides $5 monthly or $25 annual membership for income qualified residents, as well as 50% off out-of-hub and out-of-service-area fees.

PROGRAM FEATURES

$5 per month membership

$25 per year annual membership

Bikes available 24/7
365 days per year

In person enrollment help available at select locations


Membership includes 60 minutes of free ride time per day. Use your hour however you like: one long trip or multiple short trips!

Daily use beyond the 60 free minutes is subject to additional fees of $10/hour, prorated to the minute -- that’s about 17 cents per additional minute.

No credit or debit card required at cash payment locations
(see below)

Half off user fees:

  • $2.50 out-of-hub fee
  • $25 out-of-system fee
    More details below

More Details:

      • Extra ride time on all plans = $5 per extra 30 min (prorated to the minute).
      • All monthly and annual plans include 60 minutes of ride time per day
      • If you want to make a quick stop, simply place the bike on “hold” and lock it. This will reserve the bike for up to 30 minutes and prevent other users from riding it. Hold time counts towards your total ride time.
      • Clock starts when reserved via mobile/web or when account information is entered into bike.
      • Out-of-System Fee: $25 fee for locking outside the Greenride system area (see map)
      • Out-of-Hub Fees: $2.50 fee for locking outside a Greenride hubs. (see map)
      • If membership is cash-based and user incurs charges or fees that exceed the credit on their account, they will be responsible for paying those charges and adding more money to their account in a timely manner. Inability to pay for additional usage or fees will lead to warnings and possibly account suspension.

Eligibility

Greenride for All is available to Chittenden County residents ages 18 and older who qualify for The Vermont EBT Card or receive some sort of other assistance. Documentation is required to be submitted directly after signing up for a membership for verification. Please scan (or take a photo) of your documentation before starting.

Typical documentation includes:

  • The Vermont EBT Card, which covers those enrolled in:
    3SquaresVT
    - Women, Income and Children (WIC)
    - Reach Up
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Or:

  • SSDI - Social security disability
  • Medicaid Card
  • Section 8 Housing
  • Fuel Assistance

Sign-up Process

  1. Decide if a Monthly or Annual plan works better for you
  2. Click one of the Join Now buttons below and complete your sign up
  3. After completing the form email a photo or scan of your documentation to greenrideforall@thegotchagroup.com
  4. Done! You are now a Greenride member! We will review your documentation and be in touch if we have any questions.

Don't have the ability to scan or take a photo of your documentation? No worries, simply visit Old Spokes Home at 322 North Winooski Ave in Burlington and they will look after you. Or call Old Spokes Home at (802) 863-4475 to ask any questions.


Greenride For All - Annual

$25

Per YearJoin Now

Greenride for All - Monthly

$5

Per MonthJoin Now

Need help signing up for a membership?

 All locations listed below are trained and willing to help anyone who does not have access to a computer, smartphone or simply need a little help to sign up for a membership. Visit a location during service hours and they can help. Please remember to bring any payment method, ID cards and anything else that might be needed.

Locations

OLD SPOKES HOME

10am-6pm Monday-Saturday, Closed Sunday

CATMA

9am-4pm Monday-Friday

CHAMPLAIN TRANSPORTATION

Typically 8:30am-3pm Monday-Friday

UVM Parking and Transportation Services

Typically 8:30am-3pm Monday-Friday

South Burlington Public Library

10am-8pm Monday-Thursday, 10am-5pm Friday & Saturday

Want to pay in cash?

You can pay for your membership using cash at Old Spokes Home. If signing up for a membership at the same time, bring one form of identification and if desiring the discounted membership plan, bring your EBT card OR other documentation to determine your income eligibility. Enrollment hours are subject to change - possibly call ahead before visiting a center.

OLD SPOKES HOME

10am-6pm Monday-Saturday, Closed Sunday