Visiting Amsterdam? Rent the original Yellow Bike!

Yellow Bike has been around since 1990. We have been a part of the Amsterdam streets ever since. Many locals know our rental bikes since they were little. It made us a bit cult even! So, if you are want to rent a bike, why not choose the original Yellow Bike?

Rent a Yellow Bike

  • Handbrake plus kick brake
  • Child seats and kids bikes
  • Xs/S/M/L bike heights
  • Light gear
  • From € 8,-

Do Amsterdam as Amsterdammers do! Discover the city at your own pace. In just a short amount of time, you can visit a lot of highlights, such as the Jordaan area, the cosy Nine Streets, or one of the many museums that Amsterdam has to offer. We’ve also got you covered to visit the places away from the crowds. With your bike you will simply go anywhere you want.

Good to know! Bike rental comes with a security deposit for the bike. You can pay the security deposit in person at our location with cash or a credit card reservation. You will receive the deposit back upon the return of your bike.

Bike Rental Rates

What is the cost of bike rental in Amsterdam? Our prices:

2 hours€ 8,-
4 hours€ 12,-
24 hours€ 15,50
24 hours with theft insurance€ 19
48 hours€ 27,50

3 day/weekend offer*: €40,- for 72 hours with theft insurance, this means you can rent a bike from Friday morning to Sunday evening for example.

Yellow Bike rental: near Central Station

We are a small family company, close to Central Station. This is our rental location: Nieuwezijds Kolk 29, Amsterdam. Our location is 5 minutes walking distance from Amsterdam Central Station, and 8 minutes walking distance from Dam square.

About our rental bikes

  • We have many child seats available for an additional € 6,- per rental (regardless of the rental duration)
  • Yes, we have your bike size! Because not everyone is the same length. From XS to L.
  • Bike seats are adjustable.
  • Our rental bikes are fitted with both a handbrake (front wheel) and a pedal brake for your safety.
  • Our bikes are custom-made: lightweight but with a strong frame.

Bike security deposit

You can pay the security deposit in person at our location with cash or a credit card reservation. The security deposit is handled at the desk and will be returned to you after returning the bike.

With insurance:
Driver’s license/identity card copy + €50,- per bike

Without insurance:
Driver’s license/identity card copy + €75,- per bike

Unsure about driving a bike in Amsterdam?

If you prefer to be accompanied by an experienced guide, join one of our acclaimed guided tours first. After the tour, you will have become accustomed to the city and we offer a 25% discount to keep your rental bike as long as you like.

Theft insurance (optional)

All bicycles are equipped with approved AXA locks, and you will receive an extra padlock for every two bicycles. The theft insurance costs €3 per day.

Costs in case of theft:
Without insurance, €300,-
With insurance, €40,- if you hand over both keys and police report form; otherwise, €300,-

Bike Delivery on location

Would you like to go cycling in Amsterdam with your company? Yellow Bike Rental Amsterdam will deliver and collect the bicycles wherever you want. Different rates apply for this service. We deliver within Amsterdam, starting at 300 euros per group, including tax. Get in touch with our office for more information.

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Go your own way with a rental bike in Amsterdam!

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Biking through the bustling streets of Amsterdam is a fantastic experience! And maybe you want to know more about crucial bike rules to follow. No worries – our cycling guide is here to equip you with all the knowledge you need to cycle safely and within the law in the Netherlands.

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