See The Bay by Bike

San Francisco Bike Rentals

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See the Golden City by Bike!

San Francisco comes alive on two wheels. Whether you’ve joined us for a group tour and want to hold onto your bike or you’re a Bay Area native looking for a rental, we’ve got you covered!  Our friendly staff will point you in the right direction for breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, or share with you their favorite places to visit for a break during your ride.  Our comfy cruiser bikes are the perfect way to get around town. We provide you with a bike, a helmet, and a lock.


  • We offer two sizes of our adult beach cruiser bikes. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the 3 speeds, fat tires, and a comfy seat.
  • We have kid mountain bikes available with 20 and 24-inch wheels. These feature hand brakes and multiple gears.
  • All riders over 45kg (100lbs) and 12 years of age must ride their own bicycle. Tandem attachments are not an option for adults.
  • We also have electric bikes available!



Rental Details

What’s Included
  • Bike
  • Helmet
  • Lock
Good to Know
  • Daily Rentals must be returned by closing time. Generally this is between 5pm and 6pm, but a precise closing time will be confirmed prior to your departure. Bikes arriving after closing time will be charged for a 24 hour rental.
  • Anyone suspected of being under the influence of alcohol will not be permitted to rent a bike.
  • Please note that those under the age of 18 are required by law to wear a helmet in California (helmets provided free of charge for all ages)

Things to See

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1Ghirardelli Square
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6Hyde Street Pier
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7Cable Cars

Meeting Point

Meet us at our Fisherman’s Wharf office, conveniently located at 765 Beach St. San Francisco, CA 94109

Frequently Asked Questions

Have more questions? Check our Fat Tire Tours general FAQs or get in touch.

Questions About our Bikes/Biking in San Francisco

Where can I pick up my bike?

Our main office is located at  765 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94109.  However, you are welcome to pick up & drop off your bike at any of our location in the Golden Gate Park.

What kind of bikes do you have?

We use comfortable hybrid bikes, road bikes, electric bikes, tandem bikes, and we have kid’s attachments available (baby seats, double trailers, & tag-a-longs).  Our road bikes come in aluminum and carbon options. If you don’t see the option you’re looking for when checking out, please inquire!

What's included?

We provide the bike, helmets, baskets/bike bags, locks and illustrated maps.

What do I need to rent a bike?

We ask that guests bring a passport or ID card and a credit card.

What is the cancellation fee for rentals?

Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance from the date of departure to avoid cancellation fees.

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