East Coast Park bicycle rental stations make it easy to enjoy cycling at one of Singapore’s favourite recreational spots. Pick up a bike and off you can go for a leisurely cruise along shaded beachside paths.
If you are wondering where you can find the bike rental kiosks along the 11 km long East Coast Park and what type of bikes are available for rent, this guide is for you.
Here is a quick primer on how East Coast Park is divided up so that the references to different areas make sense. East Coast Park is divided into eight different areas A to H. Area A is closest to the City while Area H is closest to Changi Airport.
Area A: Opposite Singapore Swimming Club/ Tanjong Rhu
Area B: Opposite Meyer Road
Area C: Opposite Marine Parade
Area D: Opposite Victoria Junior College / Mandarin Gardens
Area E: East Coast Lagoon / Opposite Bedok Flyover
Area F: Opposite Bayshore
Area G: National Sailing Centre / Outward Bound Singapore East Coast Campus
Area H: National Service Resort & Country Club
Where to Find East Coast Park Bicycle Rental Shops
Now, here are the locations you can find East Coast Park bicycle rental stations and the areas they are sited in. We have listed them in order, starting from the kiosk closest to the City and ending with the bike rental station closest to Changi Airport.
Bike Stop @ Fort Road
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Nearby Landmarks: Fort Road Flyover / Underpass
This bike kiosk at Area B is pretty isolated. It is located close to the Fort Road flyover and makes a good starting point to explore the section of East Coast Park closest to the City or even to venture to Gardens by the Bay East. Bicycles available for rent include regular bikes, tandem bikes, children’s bikes and adult bikes with child seats. In addition bike rentals, Bike Stop at East Coast Park Area B1 also sells refreshments. This is especially useful since there are no other shops nearby.
Bike Stop @ Fort Road
Address: 720 East Coast Parkway Singapore 439174 (East Coast Park Area B1 – near to underpass to Katong Park)
Contact: 9836 4797
Operating Hours: Daily: 8 am to 8 pm
Pro Cycle @ Parkland Green
Nearby Landmarks: Parkland Green, opposite Parkway Parade
From the outside, Pro Cycle looks like a shop selling bicycles but enquire inside and you will find that they also rent bicycles. They have both adult and child-sized bikes available for rent. You can find Pro Cycle at Parkland Green, opposite Parkway Parade. Close by is a Cheers convenience store where you can stock for your ride. Parkland Green also has restaurants if you wish to grab a post-ride bite. It is also close to the East Coast Park Road Safety Park.
Address: 920 East Coast Parkway, #01-11/12/13, Singapore 449875
Operating Hours: Weekdays – 11 am to 9 pm; Weekend and PH – 9 am to 9 pm
CycleMax @ Raintree Cove
Landmarks: Burger King Drivethrough
CycleMax is located at Raintree Cove, a location known for the only Burger King drive-through in Singapore. Parents may also know it as the location for DiggerSite and previously The Polliwogs. Facing the beach, CycleMax rents out regular adult and child bikes, as well as quad wheel bikes.
Take note that Raintree Cove is set to close at the end of February 2017.
Address: 1018 East Coast Parkway,#01-03, Raintree Cove, Singapore 449877
Weekdays: 9 am to 9 pm
Sat/ Eve of Public Holidays: 9 am to 10 pm
Sundays/Public Holidays: 8 am to 9 pm
Tel: 6242 0191
Lifestyle Bike N Skate @ Carpark C4, Close to Raintree Cove
Landmarks: Carpark C4
Close to Raintree Cove is another bike shop, Lifestyle Bike N Skate. It can be found in a standalone kiosk along the bicycle track near East Coast Carpark C4. It is not be affected by Raintree Cove’s closure. This East Coast Park bicycle rental shop rents out the standard adult and child bicycles along with quad bicycles.
Lifestyle Bike N Skate
Address: 1030 East Coast Parkway Singapore 449893
Contact: 6443 6675
Operating Hours: Mondays to Friday – 9 am to 10pm; Saturday – 8 am to 11 pm; Sunday & PHs – 8 am to 10 pm; Eve of PHs – 9 am to 11 pm
Bicycle Rentals Closest to Marine Cove
Lifestyle Bike N Skate and CycleMax are the closest bike rental shops to the Marine Cove playground and eateries. To get to these bike rental shops from Marine Cove, head along the beach in the direction of Changi Airport for about 500 metres.
Bike Stop @ Lagoon Food Centre
Landmark: Lagoon Food Centre, Carpark E2
If you want to burn off some calories before tucking in to the food at the East Coast Lagoon Food Centre, head over to Bike Stop at Lagoon Food Centre. This can be found next to Carpark E2, beside the cycling track. This kiosk also rents out quad family bikes. Just like Bike Stop @ Fort Road, you can also buy refreshments here.
Bike Stop @ Lagoon Food Centre
Address: 1220 East Coast Parkway Singapore 468960 (East Coast Park Carpark E2)
Contact: 6443 3489
Operating Hours: Daily, 24 hours
PCN Pitstop @ National Sailing Centre
Nearby Landmarks: National Sailing Centre
Believe it or not, there is still another bike rental kiosk at East Coast Park. You can find it in an unbelievably ulu location at East Coast Park’s Area G. It is so close to Changi Airport that you can see planes coming in on their final approach to land at the airport. This is the closest kiosk to get a bike if you intend to go on an epic ride to Changi Beach Park along the Park Connector Network or explore the surrounding, uncrowded section of East Coast Park.
The Area G kiosk is operated by Lifestyle Recreation, the same company which operates Lifestyle Bike N Skate at East Coast Lagoon. If you rent a bicycle from Lifestyle Bike N Skate, you can return their bike here, or at any of their other kiosks along the Park Connector Networks.
However, one thing to note is that if you intend to come to the bike kiosk at the National Sailing Centre, be sure to call ahead first. According to their website, it is open on both weekdays and weekends. However, it was closed when we visited on a Monday and Tuesday. Must have been a slow day…
PCN Pitstop (East Coast Park Area G1) – National Sailing Centre
Address: 1490 East Coast Parkway Singapore 468965
Contact: 6241 0671
Operating Hours: Advisable to call first.
East Coast Park Bike Rental Prices
East Coast Park bike rental prices vary from kiosk to kiosk. It also depends whether you are renting on the weekday or weekend, and how many hours you are renting for.
Here are the estimated prices you can expect to pay for bicycle rentals at East Coast Park.
Adult bicycle rental price: Between $8 to $12 per hour. Depending on the location and time.
Child bicycle rental price: $6 to $8 per hour. This varies with the size of the bicycle required.
Tandem bicycle rental price: Around $15 per hour.
Quad Bike for Two rental price: Around $20 per hour.
Quad Bike for Four rental price: Between $30 to $45 per hour.
Some kiosks offer reduced rates if you rent for two hours or more. On weekdays, some bicycle kiosks also offer additional hours free arrangements.