Cycle Brighton has teamed up with some of the best UK cycle companies (Dawes, Forme and Batri Bike) to offer you a fantastic range of bikes to suit all riders. If you are looking for hybrid, road, electric or mountain bike hire you've come to the right place. We also have a good range of kids bikes, specialist bikes and cycling accessories to hire. We have discounts for bike rental for three or more days. See our Long term rental plus section for longer term hires (one week plus) where we have great deals for students, longer term visitors and residents.

Cycle Brighton has a range of items for sale that will help you make the most of your days out. This includes water bottles, cycle helmets, backpacks, maps and books on cycling in Sussex. We also have a selection of cold drinks and snacks.

We can arrange bike drop-off and/or pick-up at most hotels, guest houses and holiday lets in Brighton & Hove central area. Please ask about the charge as it varies depending on your location. Call on 01273 567 733 to arrange a delivery.

Our bikes

Standard hybrid bike hire – Popular



Our popular Dawes trekking hybrid bikes have upright alloy frames that gives a comfortable and safe ride. These versatile bikes have 18 gears, mudguards and rear carriers making them ideal for city and coastal cycling in all weathers.

  • Sizes: 17”, 19”, 21”
  • Shimano 18 speed gears
  • Alloy V brakes
  • Kenda trekking tyres (700c)

Sport Hybrid Bike Hire



Our Dawes Discovery Sports bikes are designed to provide comfortable riding across mixed terrain combining trails with urban riding. They are fitted with front suspension to absorb the bumps whilst and the wide gear ratio make hills a breeze.

  • Mens’ sizes: 18”, 20”, 22”
  • Women’s sizes: 16”, 18”
  • Shimano 21 speed gears
  • Suntour suspension fork with lockout
  • Kenda semi-slick tyres

Mountain Bike Hire


Our GT Aggressor Comp (27.5-inch wheels) is a great all round MTB. It is a light and manoeuvrable hardtail making riding the South Downs a day to remember.

  • Sizes: 16”, 18”, 20”, 22
  • Tektro MD-M300 Mechanical Disc Brakes
  • All Terrain 27.5X2.10c tyres
  • SR Suntour front suspension (80mm travel)
  • T6 aluminium Triple TriangleTM frame

Road Bike Hire

Our Longcliffe 4 an alloy frame road bikes by Forme, Constructed from lightweight 6061 Alloy tubing and modern compact design it offers the rider a fast and comfortable ride with a complete 4ZA cockpit for professional control.

Sizes: 43cm, 52cm, 54cm, 56cm, 58cm

  • Full Shimano Claris groupset
  • 3k carbon fork
  • Shimano Claris brakes
  • 4za bar, stem and seat post
  • Fast rolling One23 wheelset 
Electric Bike Hire

    Our versatile Batribike pedal assisted electric bikes are fantastic for taking the hard work out of cycling and/ or extending the range of your cycling.

    • Pedal assisted – 5 power levels
    • up to 60 miles assisted riding
    • 7-speed Shimano gears
    • Unisex
  • Tandem Bike Hire

    Two's company so what better way to get out and about than on a Tandem.

    Size 20/16" frame.

    • Shimano Acera 21 speed gears
    • Dawes comfort saddles
    • Tektro alloy brakes
    Folding bike hire

    • Shimano 6 speed derailleur gears
    • Easy folding
    • Great to bike take away on a short break.
    Touring bike hire

    • Alloy Touring frame
    • Shimano disc brakes
    • 24 speed gears


    CHILDREN's cycle hire prices

    Children's bikes hire

    • Childs-ZombieOur Dawes children’s bikes are mountain bike styled. They have lightweight alloy frames and Shimano gears meaning they are suitable for all terrains. Frame sizes start from 11.5” (24" wheels) that makes them suitable for eight years +.

    Accessories & Carrying Children

    Tag-a-long trailbuddy* - £10 per day


    £10 per day

    When a child progresses from a child seat, tagalongs are a great way to keep bringing them along on family rides while keeping them safe and stopping them getting too tired. The tag-a-long has 20” alloy wheels. Suitable for children 6+.

    Child's duo trailer* - £10 per day

    £10 per day

    This Bumper Adventure double child trailer has a strong steel frame and 16" wheels. The trailer includes fold up fly screen and wind screen to protect your little passengers from the elements. It has 2 secure seats with seat belts, internal pockets and a high visibility flag. This trailer has a maximum carry weight of 90lbs/40kgs.

    Baby Seats* - £5 per day


    £5 per day
    Our polisport baby seats are suitable for our standard and sports hybrid bikes. For children weighing between 9 -22kg. Suitable for using with our Standard hybrid or Sport hybrid bikes.

    Paniers - £1 per day


    £1 per day
    100% waterproof, fits left or right side of the bike. Suitable for using with our Standard hybrid bike.

    *Must be hired with an adult cycle

    our rates

    MOUNTAIN BIKE£17£25£43£58
    ROAD BIKE £17£25£43£58
    TANDEM BIKE£20£30£52£70
    CHILD'S BIKE£8£12£21£28
    FOLDING BIKE £13£20£35£47
    TOURING BIKE £17£25£43£58

    The longer you hire a bike the cheaper the daily rate becomes. Please click on the link below to see our full pricing table.



    Prices include helmets, locks and a mechanical backup service. Puncture repair kits are available on request.


    Conditions of Bike Hire

    We always take a deposit


    A photo ID is required

    The hirer is responsible for any loss or damage

    Children under 16 must have their bike booked by an adult

    We accept cash and card payments.


    Groups of 10 or more - 10% off

    Students - 10% off

    Advance Bookings

    Bookings are advised on peak times / weekends.

    For all advance booking we take a 10% deposit.

    You can call us on 01273 567733 to make a booking or alternatively click below.

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