Membership gives you faster, cost effective bike access, giving you more time to explore London. Benefits include:
It's easy to join - you can become a member using the Santander Cycles app, or by setting up an online account.
If you're 18 or over and studying in London, you can hire a Santander Cycle for a year for £67.50. To get your discount, log in to UNIDAYS. You'll receive an email with your code which you can use when you buy yearly membership.
The Santander Cycles app sends a release code direct to your smartphone, letting you skip past the terminal and get on your bike quicker. Find out more about the app.
Online membership gives you a handy monthly overview of your rides. Once you've taken 5 trips, we'll email you a monthly activity statement showing how far you've gone, total distance and calories burnt. You'll get a yearly activity report too. You can also:
Register for a key - get faster access to Santander Cycles by registering for a cycle hire key. They cost a one-off fee of £3
Activate your key - shortly after you've registered for your key, you'll receive a welcome pack in the post. When the key arrives, you can activate it online
Order extra keys - if you want to ride with family and friends you can order extra keys when you sign up