Travel flexibly – rent a bike any time, day or night.

VRNnextbike is the bike rental system of the Rhine-Neckar regional transport association (VRN).
As a practical complement to buses and trains, you can now use these bicycles within the system, renting and returning them across different locations within the VRN area.

How much of a discount do I get?

Reduced annual basic fee and 30 minutes of free travel per trip.
Discount conditions at a glance:

Fares  SWKcard Regular
Basic fee (annual) 45,00 € 60,00 €
Free travel per trip 30 min. 15 min.
Rental fare every additional 15 min. 1,00 € 1,00 €
Day ticket (24 hrs.) 8,00 € 12,00 €

How do I get the discount?

Simply provide your customer number (which is listed on your SWKcard) when you register:

  • One-time registration via: www.vrnnextbike.de or nextbike App
  • Select partner tariff SWKcard
  • Enter customer number
  • Enter mode of payment – activation

What should I keep in mind?

Up to four bikes may be rented at one time using one account. For the first bike, the discounted rental fare is charged; for the other bikes, the regular rental fare is charged.

The list of locations in Kaiserslautern and further information can be found here:

Download the Nextbike app

Nextbike app for Apple devices such as iPhone, iPad, or iPod

» Download Nextbike app for your Apple device

Nextbike app for Android devices (smartphones, tablets)

» Download Nextbike app for your Android device


For you. With all our energy.

Do you have questions about our products or our services? We are happy to provide you with a detailed consultation and any help you may require. Simply let us know what you need and our experts will take care of you as quickly as possible.

Please use our customer portal for issues such as name changes, meter readings, notifying us of a move, or something similar.






Our locations

SWK Stadtwerke Kaiserslautern Versorgungs-AG

SWK Customer Service Center

Bismarckstraße 14
67655 Kaiserslautern

Business hours
Due to the corona pandemic, only open by phone appointment!

Tel.: (0631) 8001-1200
Fax: (0631) 8001-1000
Email: customerservice@swk-kl.de

SWK CityServiceCenter

Fackelstraße 36
67655 Kaiserslautern

Business hours
Due to the corona pandemic, this branch will remain closed until further notice!

Tel.: (0631) 8001-1200
Email: customerservice@swk-kl.de

SWK Mobilitätszentrale

Fruchthallstraße 14
67655 Kaiserslautern

Business hours
Due to the corona pandemic, this branch will remain closed until further notice!

Tel.: (0631) 8001-3530

SWK Energy Consulting Center

Brandenburger Straße 2
67663 Kaiserslautern

Appointments outside are possible
Tel.: (0631) 8001-1602

Technical Service, Asset Management

Karcherstraße 28
67655 Kaiserslautern

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