FAQ about Bike rental in Sardinia

This is a list of FAQ ( frequently asked questions) that in recent years, we have received from other travelers interested in our bike rental services in Cagliari or Sardinia

Where are you located?
Since 2014 we no longer have a bike rental point but we deliver our bikes by our partner that is located in the center of Cagliari, just a few steps from the train station, bus station and passenger port.
The exact address, it will be notified once we will confirm the availability of bikes you requested by our form.

Do I need to book in advance or I can decide once in Sardinia?
Since we no longer have a bicycle rental point but operate throughout Sardinia, we only deliver bicycles on reservation at least 3 days before.
This allows us better fleet management and the best service we can offer to you.

How long in advance should I book a bike rental from you?
You have to book a bike tour at least 72 hours in advance.
Of course, the sooner you book, the better.

Which accessories are provided to the delivery of the bike?
Unless otherwise agreed we will provide a small bag with: repair kit, spare tube, lock and a small air pump

Do you Also provide helmets?
Helmets are not included in the bike rental fee but you can rent one by stating it on our reservation form.

Are your bike rental equipped with bike lamps?
Our bikes are not equipped with lights but you can rent one once you at the time of filling of the booking form.
On request we also provide a comfortable reflective vest that will make you more visible on the road.

What happens if the bike is damaged during the rental period?
Except those due to normal use, you are responsible for any damage to the bicycle,
Take care of the bike as if it were your own.

Should I leave a deposit?
Before the pick-up of the bike, the payment of the rental fee must be made and each person is required to deposit 50-100 euros cash which will be refunded upon the return of the bike and other equipment.

What happens if someone steals your bike?
Our bikes are not insured against theft and we cannot insure the individual bike rentals but since 2003, we had only 6 bikes stolen and of course it happened because customers who had rented them did not follow our instructions and acted irresponsibly.
Remember that when you hire a bike you are responsible for any or damage theft

Can I return the bike before the deadline?
In principle, we make an appointment with you for the return of the bike but if you need to return the bike ahead of schedule, we suggest you to contact us via phone or sms because at some time we may be out of the office for bike tours and bike delivery.

Is it possible to return the bike to another location?
With our convenient bike shipment service, we can ship the bike to the main cities of Sardinia and in the most important tourist places on the island.
This service allows you for example to have the bike and drop it off in Alghero or Olbia to Cagliari and vice versa.
The service can be booked in the extras section of our bike rental page

Are there any discount available for groups or for long period rental?
If you are a small group of at least 4 people or 2 people for more than 8 days, we could consider a customized discount.

Do you organized guided bike trips ?
On request with minimum of two people, we are at your disposal for any kind of bike trip that will allow us to show you the best spots of the city of Cagliari or the south of Sardinia.

Where can I find a campings list?
If you are looking for a campings list to scout Sardinia by bike, visit our page with some recommended campgrounds

Do you have SPD pedals?
Yes, we have some SPD pedals for mountain bikes but bear in mind that the names of pedals vary in different parts of the world.
If you want to be sure to have the right pedals for your shoes, please bring your own: our mechanic will help you fit them to the bike.

Can I take a bike on a train in Sardinia?
Yes, It is possible in every train but it’s better to ask once you are buying the ticket.
For more info about this service you can also visit the FS website

Can I take a bike on a public bus in Sardinia?
Yes, It’s possible to carry max 2 bikes per each suburban bus but it’s better to ask to the driver before.
The folding bike can travel for free but for the normal bike you have to pay max € 3,50 (24 hours ticket) per bike.
Depending on the type of bus, you could be forced to remove both wheels.

Can you store my stuff?
Yes. We’ll gladly stow your bags or gear safely while you’re exploring Sardinia with our bikes

Is there something you didn’t find in this FAQ ( frequently asked questions) page; please send us an email.
We will be glad to help you to organize your holiday in Sardinia!