Rent Electric Bike in Epernay & around

Addresses, Tips & Best Advice for Exploring Champagne: What You Need to Know When Renting a Bike

Renting an electric bike in Epernay and its surroundings has become a question so frequently asked by visitors eager to explore the heart of Champagne in a unique and memorable way.

As Sarah, your go-to guide for everything Champagne, I’ve seen firsthand how a leisurely bike ride can transform your experience of this picturesque region. While I once offered bike rentals directly, I’ve since shifted focus to helping you, my dear readers, organize your stay in Champagne with ease and joy.

To support you in this, I’ve compiled an exhaustive list of bike and electric bike rental services in Epernay and its beautiful surroundings. You’ll find their contact information and everything you need to know to embark on your next adventure.

Whether you’re planning a serene solo journey, a romantic getaway, or a fun excursion with friends, this guide is your first step towards an unforgettable exploration of Champagne.

Tips for a Safe and Enjoyable Bike Ride

  • Book Early for the Best Experience: To rent electric bike Epernay or a traditional bike, reserve as soon as possible to ensure availability, especially during peak tourist seasons.
  • Opt for Electric Bikes in Hilly Epernay: Considering the region’s hilly terrain, choosing electric bikes can make your exploration more comfortable and enjoyable.
  • Plan Your Route and Visits in Advance: A successful day of biking around Epernay often comes down to careful planning. Map out your itinerary and vineyard visits beforehand.
  • Prefer Greenways and Vineyard Paths: Whenever possible, stick to car-free greenways or paths through the vineyards to avoid traffic and enjoy the scenic beauty.
  • Be Mindful of Vineyard Machinery: The vineyards are active working environments. Keep an eye out for agricultural vehicles and equipment while you enjoy your ride.
  • Choose Drink or Drive: Remember, if you plan to enjoy Champagne tastings, ensure you do so responsibly. Consider your consumption and the bike ride back, prioritizing safety for yourself and others.

Why Choose an Electric Bike for Discovery

As I discuss in my article, 5 Good Reasons to Rent an Electric Bike in Champagne, exploring Epernay and its surroundings on an electric bike offers a unique and enriching experience. Here’s a brief overview of the compelling reasons to choose this mode of travel:

  • Ideal speed for exploration: Navigate through Champagne at a pace that lets you fully absorb every detail.
  • Cycle along the greenway: Experience the serenity of the Greenway, perfect for visiting the picturesque villages dotted around Champagne.
  • Discover Epernay: The freedom of an electric bike lets you explore Epernay’s historic streets and landmarks with ease.
  • Fresh air and freedom: Between tours, enjoy the abundant fresh air and relax in the stunning natural beauty of the region.
  • Extensive cycle paths: Over the past few years, Epernay has been actively developing its cycle paths, enhancing safety and making it a delight to navigate the area by bike.
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How to Rent a Bike in Epernay

Renting a bike in Epernay is a straightforward process, but there are a few tips to keep in mind to ensure a smooth experience:

  • Book early: To secure the best choice of bikes, especially during peak tourist seasons, it’s advisable to reserve your bike as early as possible. This not only guarantees availability but also often gives you a wider range of options to choose from.
  • Choose local rental services: Opting for a bike rental service within your stay city, like Epernay, usually offers convenience and quick access. Most local rental services provide the added benefit of bike drop-off and pick-up, though this usually comes at an additional cost.
  • Understand the deposit requirements: Nearly all bike rental services will require a deposit. This deposit can be a pre-authorization on a credit card or a cash deposit, sometimes non-encashed unless there’s damage or a bike is not returned.

Best Routes and Destinations to Explore by Bike

So, you’ve made your decision to rent a bike, or maybe you already have. I encourage you to check out our detailed guide, Champagne Bike Tour: Epernay Routes. This guide highlights various cycling experiences, from tranquil journeys along the Marne to vibrant tours across Epernay’s renowned vineyards.

Explore Epernay’s historic landmarks along “The Crown of Epernay” route, dive into the winemaking traditions on the “Côte des Blancs,” or take a guided tour for expert insights into the region.

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De la Selle au Guidon, Epernay

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My Top Pick Recommendation

De la Selle au Guidon is a brand-new bike rental service conveniently located near the Marne in Epernay. This is my top recommendation if you’re looking to rent a bike in the area. Here’s what you need to know about their offerings:

  • Mechanical Mountain Bike: €25 per day
  • Electric Bike: €45 per day
  • Delivery Service: €20 (delivery fee applies to the entire rental order, not per bike)
  • Open Year-Round
  • Offers Custom Itineraries: Tailor your ride to explore Epernay’s unique landscapes and attractions.
  • Contact Information: WhatsApp +33 6 75 06 11 15/
  • Adsress : 52 bis Rue Jean Jacques Rousseau, 51200 Epernay

This rental service provides both traditional and electric bikes, making it a versatile option for exploring Epernay and its scenic surroundings.

My Vintage Tour Company, Epernay

Rent electric bike in Epernay

My Vintage Tour Company is well-known for their enchanting tours in vintage Estafettes, a true gem in Epernay’s touristic offerings. Learn more about their vineyard tours here and discover their unique experiences. Aside from their vintage vehicle tours, they also offer bike rentals:

  • Electric Bike Rental: €35 per day
  • Custom Itineraries Available
  • Delivery Service: €10/per bike
  • Booking: Easily reserve your bike on their website
  • Contact Information: +33 6 64 33 93 84 /
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Altabike, Hautvillers

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Head to Hautvillers and find Altabike, your go-to for bike rentals, conveniently located at the Dominique Bliard-Labeste champagne shop. Manon and Florian are the friendly faces who will assist you with bike rentals right from the boutique.

To ensure availability, it’s best to book in advance or at least contact them before visiting the shop. They are quick to respond and can meet you at the shop if they’re not there when you arrive, ensuring that your visit is seamless. Altabike is especially convenient if you’re staying in Hautvillers, allowing you to start your scenic bike tour right from the heart of the village.

La Chevalée, Hautvillers

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Located in the center of Hautvillers, La Chevalée provides bike rentals ideal for exploring the local scenery. They offer eight electric-assist bikes available from April 1st to September 30th.

  • Availability: Rentable daily except Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 9 AM to 5 PM
  • Rental Rates: €25 for 4 hours (helmet and basket included), €35 for the full day.
  • Contact Information:

Pedal’n’pop, Ay-Champagne

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Pedal’n’Pop offers electric bike and moped rentals in Ay-Champagne, a village renowned for its numerous winegrowers and the exceptional Pressoria, the Sensory Museum of Champagne.

Interesting Origin of the Name “Pedal ‘n’ Pop”: The name cleverly captures the essence of their offerings. The word “pedal” reflects the traditional action of cycling, pushing the pedals with your feet. The term “pop” refers to both the sound of a small combustion engine of a moped and the festive pop of opening a bottle of Champagne

  • Availability: Open daily from March 29th to October 31st / 9am – 12:30pm and 1:30pm – 5pm
  • Booking Options: +33 6 81 17 91 08 /
  • Custom Itineraries Available
  • Delivery Service: from 25€
  • Address : 13 Chemin des Mayeurs / Aÿ-Champagne 51160

Easyride, Ay-Champagne

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Easyride provides electric bike rentals in Ay-Champagne, offering a simple and enjoyable way to explore the village and its picturesque surroundings.

  • Availability: Available daily, 9am to 6pm
  • Contact Information: +33 6 58 54 69 93 or +33 6 76 83 56 44 /
  • Follow on Instagram: easyride_51

Facil-e-bike, Epernay

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Facil-e-bike rounds out our list with their convenient bike rental service in Epernay. They offer both mechanical and electric bikes, with delivery options throughout the Epernay area. During the high season (April to the end of September), they also operate a rental kiosk at the Epernay tourist office, making it even easier to pick up a bike and start exploring.

  • High Season Location: Epernay Tourist Office
  • Rental Rates:
    • At the Tourist Office: €35 per day for electric bikes, €25 for standard bikes
    • Delivery Service: €45 per day for electric bikes, €38 for standard bikes
  • Contact Information:
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I hope this guide has made it easier for you to find the perfect bike rental service in Epernay and its surroundings. If there are any new services that I haven’t included, please feel free to mention them in the comments, and I’ll be sure to add them. Thank you for reading, and enjoy your cycling adventure in the beautiful Champagne region!

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