Santander Cycles at the British Museum

Membership gives you faster, cost effective bike access, giving you more time to explore London. Benefits include:

  • Quicker access to the bikes with your own key
  • Save money with yearly access to the bikes for £90 - that's just 25p per day
  • Pay as you go costs £2 for 24 hour access plus any extra ride charges for journeys over 30 minutes

It's easy to join - you can become a member using the Santander Cycles app, or by setting up an online account.

Students save 25%

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.

Santander Cycles app

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

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: