Bike Rentals in Victoria, BC

  • Bike Rentals in Victoria

Bike Rentals in Victoria, BC

Victoria is Canada’s Cycling Capital and a Great Place to Rent a Bike!

Year round temperate climate, amazing bike paths like the Galloping Goose, the Lochside Trail, the E&N Trail, mountain bike parks, dedicated bike lanes on many streets, low traffic corridors and neighbourhoods, each with their own distinctive personality, make Victoria a biker’s paradise.

1. The Pedaler – Victoria by Bike

The Pedaler maintains a large fleet of stylish rental bikes: comfortable urban cruisers, single speeds (fixie style) and hybrids. All bike rentals include a helmet, lock, map and friendly advice on cycling routes.

If you are planning a picnic and need to carry extra items we have panniers available to rent. We also have ponchos – because cycling in the rain is not just for kids!

Contact them here at 778 265-7433  or email at: or check out their website by clicking here: The Pedaler 

2.  Coastal Cycles Bike Shop

They rent all types of bikes, race bikes,  hybrid bikes, tandems, trail-a-bikes and trailers for the  Galloping Goose Trail, Lochside Trail,  or anywhere else on Vancouver Island.

All bike rentals include helmet, flat repairs kits, and locks. Bike racks for cars are available for an additional fee. Please call for details

They have free parking by the day or longer, and are 500 feet to the Galloping Goose Trail. You shouldn’t start your ride anywhere else. Go out for an hour, a full day, or a week. The best rates in the Victoria area.  New bikes every season. Free maps and helpful advice to get you started.

Contact them here at 250-391-1980  or email at:   or check out their website by clicking here:  Coastal Cycle Shops.

3.  Sports Rent

Sports Rent has a large selection of bicycles for rent year round! Along with bike rentals, SPORTS RENT also has tandems, trail-a-bikes, child trailers and other bike accessories. Bike maps and directions for the Galloping Goose Trail and Lockside Trail are available.

Bike rentals include helmet, lock, pump, map and repair kits.

Contact there here at 250-385-7368 or email at or check out their website by clicking here: SPORTS RENT

4.  Oak Bay Cycles

At their  Victoria Oak Bay location, they have a well stocked  rental fleet of high end road and both full suspension and hard tail mountain bikes , along with Norco City Glides, in men’s and women’s bikes for your cruising pleasure!

All road bikes come equipped with a seat-bag (including spare tube, CO2 inflator, cartridge and tire levers), and two water-bottle cages. Please bring your own pedals and we will be happy to install them. Toe clips or platform pedals are available for those who do not have their own.

Contact them here at  250-598-4111 or email at or check their website by clicking here: Oak Bay Cycles.

 5.  Cycle BC Rentals & Tours

Cruising the breakwater, touring the city, or visiting any of our numerous parks and beaches aboard one of their high quality Norco hybrid or performance bicycles is a great way to spend the day in one of Canada’s best cycling cities.

Contact them here at 250-380-2453 or email at or check out their website by clicking here: Cycle BC Rentals & Tours.


IsleShare Cycle LogoNo Bike, No Problem…IsleShare! IsleShare Cycle provides riders with the convenience of automated bike rentals at three Victoria locations. Book a bike online and receive an access and return code via text message and email. Access your bike with the code, enjoy your ride, and return the bike to its original station using the provided return code. Choose your location and rent a bike online HERE. Please be sure to take a look at our helpful step by step user guide link provided on the booking page.

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About the Author:

Bruce is an avid sea kayaker and whitewater paddler, a writer and photograher. He and his wife Linda RV full time, love to explore, hike, paddle, bike and write about their adventures.

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