Capital Bikeshare

GW faculty and staff are eligible for a discounted Capital Bikeshare annual membership of only $25 (regularly $85). Enjoy all the perks of Capital Bikeshare membership for less than 50 cents a week! This discount is for benefits eligible faculty and staff ONLY. 

Choose any of the over 300 stations across Washington, D.C., Arlington and Alexandria, VA and Montgomery County, MD and return your bike to any station near your destination.  Check out a bike for your trip to work, Metro, run errands, go shopping, or visit friends and family. 

Rental locations on the Foggy Bottom campus are present on Eye Street and 21st Street, Virginia Ave, Eye Street and 22nd Street, and E and 20th Streets.

New! WMATA Promotion

Metro riders who purchase a virtual SmarTrip card or transfer their card to mobile pay will receive access to 10 free 30-minute Capital Bikeshare rides, which will be valid for 30 days, according to WMATA’s website. 

How to Get Your Discount

For details and to receive your discount code please complete this Capital Bikeshare Discount Code Form. 

Please note: The discount is for new annual memberships or when your annual membership ends and cannot be applied to existing annual memberships.  The code may be re-issued to another employee if you do not use the code with in 60 days. Limit one code per year per employee. 

Don't forget GW Lerner Health and Wellness Center also offers a shower-pass program to the university's gym. This program provides discounted semester-long gym memberships to the gym to cyclists and pedestrian commuters to use the shower and locker facilities