Key issues surrounding bike sharing systems

  • Does a high rate of private cycle ownership mean that bike sharing is redundant?
  • How are shared bikes integrated into individual mobility?
  • Who are the typical users?
  • Are shared bikes relevant for business travellers?
  • Are shared bikes relevant for assisted users?
  • What role do shared bikes play in shopping journeys?
  • Who would suffer from the disadvantages of a bike sharing system?