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Synaptic Cycles
Synaptic Cycles offers one of the best road bike rental fleets in Southern California. We spend the time with you to make sure the bike fits you before you head down the road. We currently feature bicycles from Scott, Felt, BMC, and Focus.  All bikes are equipped with Ultegra/Dura Ace components, Compact 50/34T or Mid-Compact 52/36T and 11/25 or 11/28 cassettes. You can read more about our bikes here.

San Diego/Orange County/LA County Pricing

1 Day Rental


Includes local
pick-up and delivery*

Multi Day Rentals

$70 per day

(2-4 days)
Includes local
pick-up and delivery*

Week Long Rentals

$300 total

(5-7 days)**
Includes local
pick-up and delivery*

We will gladly do group pricing. Please, contact us to discuss your needs.

* Our rental prices include delivery and pick-up within our normal service areas (~30 mile radius from San Clemente).

For areas outside of our normal service area, there will be additional fees (usually $60 for pick-up and delivery). Please, contact us for more information.

** $30 each additional day

*** Local tax rates will be applied to all rentals.

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Bike Racks for Rent

If you feel like you’ll need to carry your rental bike on the car, we have one-bike or two-bike car racks that fit most cars. Please, reserve in advance. The cost to rent a bike rack is $5/day.

Accidental Damage Insurance

We are offering accidental damage insurance to our customers, in the event that your rental bicycle is damaged during your rental period. The cost of accidental insurance is $5 per day.

For more information on accidental damage insurance and what is cover, please see this page:

Rental Terms & Policies

A rental day is considered any part of a single day that you have possession of the bicycle.

Once you have taken possession of your rental bicycle, you are responsible for the fees for the number of days you reserved the bike. Please, do not ask for a refund if you decide to return the bike early.

An imprint of your credit card is required as a security deposit for the bicycle.

Should you choose to purchase one of our bicycles, we will discount the price of the bicycle by the amount of your rental cost..

Cancellation policy:  Cancellation requests within 72 hours from your rental start date will be refunded less $35 for processing.  There will be no refunds given for cancellations made inside of the three day window.


Payment Methods

Full payment is due at time of reservation.  We accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express.

Privacy Policy

Contact information including email address, telephone number, address, etc. which is provided by the user is used solely for the purpose of completing the order. Financial information including credit card numbers, expiration dates, and billing address is used solely to bill the customer for their order.

Yelp Reviews

Synaptic Cycles
Based on 44 Reviews
W. G.
W. G.
2020-11-27 09:32:39
I rented an electric bike for an out of town visitor so he could join me riding around Dana Point and San Clemente for a day. Shawn made it very easy. He... read more
Aubrey H.
Aubrey H.
2020-11-09 09:04:42
Synaptic Cycles were the only ones renting bikes in the area during covid. Imo renting a bike can be done completely Covid friendly, so I'm not sure why... read more
Kristin Lewis P.
Kristin Lewis P.
2020-09-17 15:33:32
Great experience at Synaptic! I needed a tube replaced on my "purchased for the pandemic cheap and cheery" bike and Shawn took care of it in under 10... read more
Anthony S.
Anthony S.
2020-09-16 10:05:21
If you don't have a way to get your bike to a shop Synaptic is the way to go. Pick up and delivery is such a convenience. I highly recommend them. read more
Nails By Stephanie R.
Nails By Stephanie R.
2020-08-15 20:50:41
We had company in town during Covid and wanted to check out Electric bikes. Shaun was amazing to work with, he has several different types of bikes to rent... read more
Brian V.
Brian V.
2020-08-06 18:34:45
Was difficult To find a bike shop during Covid Called Shawn and he took my bike ... He also takes the time to explain things to you. and yet they deserve... read more
Jessica K.
Jessica K.
2020-05-20 21:19:33
Quarantine restlessness got the best of me but I couldn't find a bike in stores so I ordered one online. It arrived mostly assembled but I quickly realized... read more
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