Russell’s Bicycle Shed

Making Active Travel Easier

Our Standard HIRE bikes
from only £7 per DAY.

Our new Raleigh Strada 4 hire bikes look like this with the addition of mudguards, lights, bell and a lock fitted. - These are lighter and have more gears than 'Boris' Bikes.

Our new Raleigh Pioneer 2 hire bikes look like this. These are great for people who are looking for comfort over speed.

Our Brompton HIRE Bikes


Travelling by train and need a bicycle at the end of your jorney? Why not take advantage of of Brompton Bike hire, for the same price as our Marin Bikes you can take a bike much further.

All our Brompton Hire Bikes are 6 speed so easy to ride even around Sheffield.


We have a fleet of new Raleigh bicycles available to hire from only £7 per day.  Note these are 'proper bikes' as one of our recent customers happily described them.

They are light and have multiple gears, making them ideal for City cycling or going further afield.

Strada - This bike is great for heading out into the Peak District, with 27 gears and hydraulic disc brakes you'll not want to get off. The fatter tyres also make for a smooth comfortable ride.

Pioneer - A more tradition sit-up and beg style bike designed around cycling comfort. It's a great bike for a leisurely trip along the National Cycle Network or to use around town.



Cycle Hire Prices 2017



Returned before
7pm on the day of hire



For every 24 hours upto 5 days consecutively

3 Months


Take the bike for anything between 2 and 3 months.

All Week


Take the bike for between
5-30 days consecutively

Bike hire that's as easy as 1, 2, 3.

1) Pop-in or contact us in advance to book your hire bike(s).

2) Collect from one of our Station Bike Shops.
Please don't forget you will need a picture ID and a credit or debit card.

3) Ride your bike: then just drop-it-off back at the shop. 

Bike Hire collection times available in normal shop opening hours

Out-of-hours returns can be accommodated.

We try to operate a 'pop-in bike hire service', but we can't guarantee availability. 
o, if you would like to hire a bike(s) for a specific date, 
it's best to contact us in advance and make an actual 'booking'.

The bike was fantastic... exceptional value for money; I will be sure to use their service again
— Chris Moody, Sheffield.

To hire one of our bicycles, all you need is a photo ID and a credit or debit card.

We conform to the CTC Guidence for Cycle Hire. All bicycles come with mudguards, rack, reflectors, bell, lights and lock. All bicycles are safety checked before being hired out.

Helmets are available with all bicycles (free of charge).

Service Customers: whilst your bike is being repaired or serviced by us, you can hire a bike for a maximum fee of £15 (no matter how many days your own bike is off the road).

We have a number of accessories available for hire with our bicycles such as a trekking pack which includes a handlebar bag with map wallet, saddle bag with puncture repair kit and a pump. If you want to take our bicycles on your car we also have a Saris bike carrier for hire which can hold upto 3 bikes, talk to one of our staff when you hire the bike if you need anything else.