Head to one of the many Citi Bike stations near the park and use your bike key or pre-purchased ride pass to begin. If you need to get a pass, use the Citi Bike app or kiosk at the station and follow the on-screen prompts to complete your purchase.
Suggested starting stations:
- Old Fulton Street
- Columbia Heights & Cranberry
- Brooklyn Bridge Park - Pier 2
- Atlantic Ave & Furman St
Check the Citi Bike map for other nearby stations.
Remember, the first 30 minutes of each ride on a classic bike are included in the price of a single ride, day pass and 3-day pass. If you're an annual member, the first 45 minutes of each ride on a classic bike are included. If you upgrade to an electric bike, it will be an additional $2/ride. For more information about Citi Bike pricing and pass options, please head here.
For a first-timer biking Brooklyn Bridge Park, we recommend one of our favorite rides to make the most out of your experience:
- Pick up a Citi Bike at the Old Fulton St station under the Brooklyn Bridge
- Ride south through the park from Pier 1 to Pier 6
- Dock your bike at the Atlantic Ave & Furman St station or turn around and make it a round-trip
The total distance is about 1 mile (each way), and takes most people under 10 minutes on a classic Citi Bike.
Head here for more information on biking Brooklyn Bridge Park.
When you’re done riding, grab an ice cream at the popular Brooklyn Ice Cream factory or some authentic New York pizza at the famous Grimaldi’s. Brooklyn Bridge Park also offers many grassy areas perfect for relaxing and taking in the sights.