Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Different with traditional cycle track with separation of footpath, shared path would adopt share space of pedestrian and cyclists concept, both parties could enjoy the pathway. Thus, the open space area and harbourfront could be efficiently utilized. It could also facilitate the integration of cycling route and the surrounding environment, optimize the connection between open space areas within the district and enhance the coherence of the overall design.

The Shared Path is currently authorized by the Director of Leisure and Cultural Services Department in accordance with “Pleasure Grounds Regulation”, which to set aside a section of pleasure ground for riding bicycle. Hence, it is not allowed to ride bicycle within park area.

Children must seek parental or guardian consent before riding a bicycle. Children under 11 year-old must be accompanied by an adult to ride bicycle on the Shared Path.

Each account can only rent one adult bicycle and one child bicycle at a time.

Bicycle rental services for all bicycles are free of charge. However, registration and deposit are required before use. The bicycle usage time is 60 minutes, and the deposit will be returned upon return of bicycle to the bicycle station.

Deposit methods: Cash / Octopus / Credit Card (including Visa, Mastercard, UnionPay) / AlipayHK / WeChat Pay

  • Rental:
    1. Recommend to download the “HK Shared Path” APP in an environment with Wi-Fi.
    2. Create and register an account in the APP.
    3. Pay the deposit at the Bicycle Station.
    4. Scan and unlock the bicycle with the assistance of ambassador.
    5. Wear safety equipment (including safety helmet and safety pad, etc.) before riding the bicycle.
    6. Enjoy the ride.
  • Return of bicycle and safety equipment:
    1. Return the bicycle and protective gears to the Bicycle Station.
    2. Deposit will be returned.
    3. Rental procedure is completed.

If you have any other questions, please enquire the ambassador at the Bicycle Station.


  • Cycling of adult bicycle and children bicycle are only allowed within the Shared Path.
  • User of adult bicycle must be 150cm or taller.
  • Children bicycles are also provided for user under 90cm in height. Some of the bicycles are equipped with auxiliary wheels, which are suitable for users aged 3-5 year-old and under 90cm in height.

Adult Bicycle

Child Bicycle

Child Bicycle with Assistatn Wheels

Child Balance Bicycle

Child Tricycle

Front Lights

Rear Lights


You can park your bicycles temporarily on the side of the Shared Path, but make sure the bicycles:
  1. Will not obstruct pedestrians;
  2. Does not pose a hazard (e.g. forcing pedestrians off the carriageway); and
  3. Does not interfere with the sight line of other users

No, it is not allowed.

No, it is not allowed.

The Shared Path will not affect the current use of the promenade; pets will continue to be allowed in pet-friendly areas.

Monday to Sunday and public holidays: 09:00 - 21:00

Last rental time is 20:00 (subject to actual condition)

Adverse Weather Arrangements
The Shared Path (including bicycle rental service) will be suspended immediately if

  • Typhoon Signal No. 3 (or above) or
  • Amber/Red/Black Rainstorm Warning Signal or
  • Thunderstorm Warning (with lightning within 10km).
The Shared Path will be resumed within 2 hours after the signal is cancelled. If the signal is cancelled less than 2 hours before closing hours (after 7:00pm under current arrangement), the Share Path will remain closed.

For enquiries, please provide comments through the website or please contact the service hotline at (852) 5801 1256 during the service opening hours