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How to use Cycle Hubs

Membership and how to use a Cycle Hub

Cycle Hub membership

Regional membership

  • Park your bike securely on a first come, first served basis.
  • Available to use at all the hubs except MediaCityUK and City Tower.
  • Costs £10 a year.

Standard membership at City Tower or MediaCityUK

  • Guaranteed parking space at City Tower or MediaCityUK.
  • Bikes and belongings can be left overnight at City Tower or MediaCityUK.
  • Park your bike securely on a first come, first served basis at other Cycle Hubs in Greater Manchester.
  • Costs £10 a month or £100 per year.

Premium membership at City Tower or MediaCityUK

In addition to the above, if you wish you use the showers and lockers at Media City or City Tower, it costs £20 a month or £200 per year.

Pay-As-You-Go at City Tower

  • Park your bike securely on a first come, first served basis at City Tower in Manchester City Centre.
  • A pay-as-you-go option is charged at £10 for 10 visits (call 0161 244 1000 to purchase).

Cancelling your membership

If you cancel your membership, we will refund unused whole months of membership where the annual membership cost is greater than £10.

To cancel your membership, return your card to: Travel Concessions, TfGM, PO Box 429, M60 1HX.


Getting into a Hub

Place your membership card against the reader near the entrance. Keep other smart cards away from the reader. Don't let anyone else follow you in.


Problems with your card

If you lose or damage your card, and require a replacement, there is a £10 administration fee.

If your membership card is stolen we will replace it free of charge, but you will need to provide a crime reference number from the police.

Please contact us on 0161 244 1000 where payment can be made using a debit or credit card.

Lines are open Monday to Friday (7am to 8pm) and, Saturday and Sunday (8am to 8pm).