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uGO by scooter! Learn more about shared e-scooters and e-bikes for micromobility options in the Circle. 

  • Faster than regular biking
  • Dockless options; convenient pick up/drop off almost anywhere in the city
  • Several different companies throughout the city

Shared Bikes & Scooters

The City of Cleveland permits private companies to operate shared, dockless e-scooters, and e-bikes. Ride costs vary by company, but users typically pay $1 to start and $0.35 to $0.39 per minute. Using a shared e-scooter or e-bike requires an account with the respective company. Shared e-scooters and e-bikes are typically unlocked using your smartphone's camera and the QR code located on the device, although each company has a process in place for non-smartphone users to unlock devices. Use the live map in the respective scooter company's app to locate nearby scooters. There are incentives to users who end their ride in the designated parking areas, visible in the apps.

Shared e-scooters are available from 5:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. daily and can travel to a max speed of 15 mph. 

Shared e-bikes are available 24 hours a day and can travel to a max speed of 20 mph.

Always wear a helmet while riding a shared e-scooter or e-bike.

Companies currently operating in Cleveland include:

Bird

Scooters only. $1 to start and $0.35 per minute, with $3 minimum plus tax. A temporary charge of $3 may be placed at the start of the ride.

Lime

Electric Bikes & Scooters. E-Bikes: $1 to start; $0.35 per minute plus tax. Scooters; $3.50 for the first 7 minutes, then $0.35 per mix plus tax. Free reservations 10 minutes before. Lime Prime Membership available for $5.99 plus tax per month. $0 unlock fee and 25% discount on rides. Rides reservable 30 minutes in advance for no additional cost.

Link

Scooters only. $1 to unlock, plus $0.35 per minute. A temporary charge of $10 is applied to your card and the difference between the cost to ride and the $10 charge is refunded to you upon completion of the ride. Rides over $10 will result in additional charges.

Many of these companies offer discounted rates for those that qualify for assistance programs including access for those without smartphones or credit cards. For a full list of up-to-date low-income, no credit card and/or no smartphone options, visit Bike Cleveland’s Equity & Access page

Prices subject to change. See individual websites and apps for the most up-to-date costs.

Shared E-Scooter & E-Bike Resources

City of Cleveland’s Shared Mobility Resource Page

City of Cleveland’s Shared Mobility Resource Page

The City of Cleveland’s shared mobility website includes information about the City of Cleveland’s goals for introducing the shared mobility program, operator information, program rules, and safety regulations.

Bike Cleveland

Bike Cleveland

Bike Cleveland is our region’s advocacy organization for people on bikes. Consult their helpful bike guide, bike education series and bike lane guidelines to get the most out of your bike commute!

Bike Parking

Bike Parking

uGO's bike parking map will help you find the best place to park when you arrive.

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom on Wednesday, March 13 to hear updates on pedestrian safe...

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom on Wednesday, March 13 to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom on Wednesday, March 13 to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Wednesday, February 21 2024 | 7:00am

University Circle is conveniently served by six bus routes, the Euclid Avenue HealthLine (bus rapid transit), and the Red Line (heavy r...

University Circle is conveniently served by six bus routes, the Euclid Avenue HealthLine (bus rapid transit), and the Red Line (heavy rail). Use GCRTA's System Map or the Transit App on your phone to learn more about these transit routes and where they lead: riderta.com/systemmap.

University Circle is conveniently served by six bus routes, the Euclid Avenue HealthLine (bus rapid transit), and the Red Line (heavy rail). Use GCRTA's System Map or the Transit App on your phone to learn more about these transit routes and where they lead: riderta.com/systemmap.

Friday, February 16 2024 | 9:00am

The CircleLink shuttle connects University Circle to its outside neighborhoods making it the perfect way to travel locally. Get real-ti...

The CircleLink shuttle connects University Circle to its outside neighborhoods making it the perfect way to travel locally. Get real-time updates on the location of shuttles in the Circle and more on our shuttle page: ugointhecircle.com/shuttle

The CircleLink shuttle connects University Circle to its outside neighborhoods making it the perfect way to travel locally. Get real-time updates on the location of shuttles in the Circle and more on our shuttle page: ugointhecircle.com/shuttle

Monday, February 12 2024 | 9:01am

FYI! Lot 54, the parking lot at the former Ford Road Garage site, is now open and available for public parking. The 75-space parking lo...

FYI! Lot 54, the parking lot at the former Ford Road Garage site, is now open and available for public parking. The 75-space parking lot is owned and operated by Case Western Reserve University with visitor parking available at a rate of $1/hour.

FYI! Lot 54, the parking lot at the former Ford Road Garage site, is now open and available for public parking. The 75-space parking lot is owned and operated by Case Western Reserve University with visitor parking available at a rate of $1/hour.

Wednesday, February 7 2024 | 7:00am

With incoming snow expected to exceed 2 inches, please remember that stopping, standing, and parking of vehicles will be restricted and...

With incoming snow expected to exceed 2 inches, please remember that stopping, standing, and parking of vehicles will be restricted and prohibited on City streets with the posted red and white signs. In University Circle, this applies to the following roadways: Cedar Avenue, Chester Avenue, Euclid A...

With incoming snow expected to exceed 2 inches, please remember that stopping, standing, and parking of vehicles will be restricted and prohibited on City streets with the posted red and white signs. In University Circle, this applies to the following roadways: Cedar Avenue, Chester Avenue, Euclid Avenue, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, and Wade Park Avenue.

Thursday, January 18 2024 | 6:00pm

Explore University Circle on foot this winter using one of our walking tours! Take a walk and grab lunch in Uptown, visit the museums o...

Explore University Circle on foot this winter using one of our walking tours! Take a walk and grab lunch in Uptown, visit the museums on Wade Oval, or take in the beautiful scenery of Wade Park.

Explore University Circle on foot this winter using one of our walking tours! Take a walk and grab lunch in Uptown, visit the museums on Wade Oval, or take in the beautiful scenery of Wade Park.

Wednesday, January 17 2024 | 3:02pm

This is a reminder that University Circle shuttles are operating on a winter break schedule. For more details, view the table below or ...

This is a reminder that University Circle shuttles are operating on a winter break schedule. For more details, view the table below or visit our shuttle page: ugointhecircle.com/shuttle.

This is a reminder that University Circle shuttles are operating on a winter break schedule. For more details, view the table below or visit our shuttle page: ugointhecircle.com/shuttle.

Monday, January 8 2024 | 9:01am

Happy New Year from uGO! Let’s talk about transportation and New Year’s Resolutions. What's the most common New Year's Resolution?...

Happy New Year from uGO! Let’s talk about transportation and New Year’s Resolutions. What's the most common New Year's Resolution? You guessed it - to exercise more and lose weight. Purchasing a new gym membership and establishing a workout routine are common next steps to accomplish this goal,...

Happy New Year from uGO! Let’s talk about transportation and New Year’s Resolutions. What's the most common New Year's Resolution? You guessed it - to exercise more and lose weight. Purchasing a new gym membership and establishing a workout routine are common next steps to accomplish this goal, but what if we told you that your commute can also play a role? Studies have shown that people who use transit take 30% more steps per day on average than people who drive, and nearly a third of transit users are physically active for 30 minutes or more each day just from walking to and from their pickup location. Similarly, studies show that the average person loses 13 lbs. in the first year of commuting by bike! Interested in changing up your commute for 2024? Check out our Transit and Biking pages on uGOinthecircle.com for information to help you get started!

Monday, January 1 2024 | 9:01am

Don't forget that University Circle shuttles do not operate on New Year's Day. RTA buses and trains operate on the holiday schedule. Vi...

Don't forget that University Circle shuttles do not operate on New Year's Day. RTA buses and trains operate on the holiday schedule. Visit our shuttle page for more info: uGOinthecircle.com/shuttle

Don't forget that University Circle shuttles do not operate on New Year's Day. RTA buses and trains operate on the holiday schedule. Visit our shuttle page for more info: uGOinthecircle.com/shuttle

Friday, December 29 2023 | 9:00am

A friendly reminder that University Circle shuttles do not operate on Christmas Day. RTA buses and trains operate on the holiday schedu...

A friendly reminder that University Circle shuttles do not operate on Christmas Day. RTA buses and trains operate on the holiday schedule. Visit our shuttle page for more info: uGOinthecircle.com/shuttle

A friendly reminder that University Circle shuttles do not operate on Christmas Day. RTA buses and trains operate on the holiday schedule. Visit our shuttle page for more info: uGOinthecircle.com/shuttle

Friday, December 22 2023 | 9:01am

Explore University Circle on foot using one of our walking tours! Take a walk and grab lunch in Uptown, visit the Museums on Wade Oval,...

Explore University Circle on foot using one of our walking tours! Take a walk and grab lunch in Uptown, visit the Museums on Wade Oval, or take in the beautiful scenery of Wade Park.

Explore University Circle on foot using one of our walking tours! Take a walk and grab lunch in Uptown, visit the Museums on Wade Oval, or take in the beautiful scenery of Wade Park.

Thursday, December 14 2023 | 1:00pm

In coordination with Case Western Reserve University’s winter break schedule, a few shuttle routes will temporarily change starting t...

In coordination with Case Western Reserve University’s winter break schedule, a few shuttle routes will temporarily change starting this weekend. View the table and stay up to date with the latest changes on our shuttle page: ugointhecircle.com/shuttle

In coordination with Case Western Reserve University’s winter break schedule, a few shuttle routes will temporarily change starting this weekend. View the table and stay up to date with the latest changes on our shuttle page: ugointhecircle.com/shuttle

Wednesday, December 13 2023 | 4:27pm

Join UCI and UCPD tomorrow evening for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in ...

Join UCI and UCPD tomorrow evening for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Join UCI and UCPD tomorrow evening for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Tuesday, December 5 2023 | 9:01am

Pedestrian friendly bumper stickers make great stocking stuffers! Request one for all the pedestrian friendly drivers on your list this...

Pedestrian friendly bumper stickers make great stocking stuffers! Request one for all the pedestrian friendly drivers on your list this year: universitycircle.org/project-yield-sticker

Pedestrian friendly bumper stickers make great stocking stuffers! Request one for all the pedestrian friendly drivers on your list this year: universitycircle.org/project-yield-sticker

Monday, December 4 2023 | 9:01am

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle...

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Wednesday, November 29 2023 | 9:00am

Happy (almost) Thanksgiving! This is a reminder that University Circle shuttles will not be running on Thanksgiving Day. To find altern...

Happy (almost) Thanksgiving! This is a reminder that University Circle shuttles will not be running on Thanksgiving Day. To find alternative modes of transportation, follow the link! ugointhecircle.com/plan-your-trip

Happy (almost) Thanksgiving! This is a reminder that University Circle shuttles will not be running on Thanksgiving Day. To find alternative modes of transportation, follow the link! ugointhecircle.com/plan-your-trip

Tuesday, November 21 2023 | 10:01am

Are you traveling this week for the holiday? RTA's Red Line train provides a convenient connection between University Circle and the Cl...

Are you traveling this week for the holiday? RTA's Red Line train provides a convenient connection between University Circle and the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Depart from the Mayfield Road or Cedar Road Rapid Station to avoid the hassle (and cost!) of parking. Plan your trip in advanc...

Are you traveling this week for the holiday? RTA's Red Line train provides a convenient connection between University Circle and the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Depart from the Mayfield Road or Cedar Road Rapid Station to avoid the hassle (and cost!) of parking. Plan your trip in advance using the Transit app.

Monday, November 20 2023 | 9:00am

Respect the speed limit! As part of our traffic safety efforts, we partner with UCPD to install a radar speed sign at targeted location...

Respect the speed limit! As part of our traffic safety efforts, we partner with UCPD to install a radar speed sign at targeted locations in the Circle. The sign helps discourage speeding and allows us to collect valuable speed and traffic count data.

Respect the speed limit! As part of our traffic safety efforts, we partner with UCPD to install a radar speed sign at targeted locations in the Circle. The sign helps discourage speeding and allows us to collect valuable speed and traffic count data.

Thursday, November 16 2023 | 2:00pm

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle...

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Join UCI and UCPD for a Pedestrian Safety Advisory Community meeting via Zoom to hear updates on pedestrian safety in University Circle and share your road safety concerns. Learn more and register here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Wednesday, November 15 2023 | 1:28pm

It’s that time of year again! ✔️Report streetlight outages and close calls ✔️Drive at or below the speed limit ✔️Yield t...

It’s that time of year again! ✔️Report streetlight outages and close calls ✔️Drive at or below the speed limit ✔️Yield to pedestrians in crosswalks Learn more about Project Yield: universitycircle.org/project-yield

It’s that time of year again! ✔️Report streetlight outages and close calls ✔️Drive at or below the speed limit ✔️Yield to pedestrians in crosswalks Learn more about Project Yield: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Monday, November 6 2023 | 12:00pm

Clocks move back one hour this Sunday, which means people traveling in the early evening hours will experience darker conditions than b...

Clocks move back one hour this Sunday, which means people traveling in the early evening hours will experience darker conditions than before. Dark conditions are linked to increased crash risk, especially for pedestrians. Next week, as part of our Project Yield initiative, we will begin installing...

Clocks move back one hour this Sunday, which means people traveling in the early evening hours will experience darker conditions than before. Dark conditions are linked to increased crash risk, especially for pedestrians. Next week, as part of our Project Yield initiative, we will begin installing speed limit awareness signs at targeted locations in University Circle to encourage safe and alert driving. You can learn more about Project Yield here: universitycircle.org/project-yield

Friday, November 3 2023 | 4:29pm

Do you own an EV or are you considering purchasing one? Visit our page on Electric Vehicles to view all charging station locations avai...

Do you own an EV or are you considering purchasing one? Visit our page on Electric Vehicles to view all charging station locations available in and around University Circle: ugointhecircle.com/ev

Do you own an EV or are you considering purchasing one? Visit our page on Electric Vehicles to view all charging station locations available in and around University Circle: ugointhecircle.com/ev

Wednesday, November 1 2023 | 12:01pm

Happy Halloween! Starting out on public transit can be scary, but we've got you covered with our trip planner that can help you plan th...

Happy Halloween! Starting out on public transit can be scary, but we've got you covered with our trip planner that can help you plan the best route! Check it out at ugointhecircle.com/plan-your-trip

Happy Halloween! Starting out on public transit can be scary, but we've got you covered with our trip planner that can help you plan the best route! Check it out at ugointhecircle.com/plan-your-trip

Tuesday, October 31 2023 | 2:01pm

Join Slow Roll Cleveland for a social bicycle ride next Monday, October 23, starting at Wade Oval! The group meets at 6:00 p.m. and dep...

Join Slow Roll Cleveland for a social bicycle ride next Monday, October 23, starting at Wade Oval! The group meets at 6:00 p.m. and departs at 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit slowrollcleveland.com.

Join Slow Roll Cleveland for a social bicycle ride next Monday, October 23, starting at Wade Oval! The group meets at 6:00 p.m. and departs at 7:00 p.m. For more information, visit slowrollcleveland.com.

Friday, October 20 2023 | 10:01am

Be vigilant about using your headlights at night and in inclement weather. Approximately 77% of pedestrians are killed in dark conditio...

Be vigilant about using your headlights at night and in inclement weather. Approximately 77% of pedestrians are killed in dark conditions. #PedestrianSafety

Be vigilant about using your headlights at night and in inclement weather. Approximately 77% of pedestrians are killed in dark conditions. #PedestrianSafety

Friday, October 20 2023 | 8:00am

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