Bicycle storage Utrecht Jaarbeursplein
There is a new way to store your bicycle using your OV-chipkaart at Utrecht Jaarbeursplein, making it even easier to store your bike.
The new storage facility at Utrecht Jaarbeursplein
There is a new way to store your bicycle using your OV-chipkaart at Utrecht Jaarbeursplein. This makes it even easier to store your bicycle, plus you can see at the entrance where free parking spaces are available. There is also a bicycle store with repair service. And of course, you can also rent an OV-fiets.
If you notice that your bicycle has been damaged at the storage facility, please inform the the attendant and send a mail to NS: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jaarbeursplein bicycle storage facility is open 24/7, so you can always store your bicycle dry and secure in the storage facility.
Storing mopeds and scooters
Unfortunately, it is not possible to store mopeds or scooters at the Jaarbeursplein bicycle storage facility. You can go to the storage facility at the Van Sijpesteinkade (address: Van Sijpesteinkade 40, 3521 AJ, Utrecht).
If your bicycle needs service or repairs, you can bring it to the Bicycles & Service shop in the storage facility.
Maximum storage period
You can store your bicycle for a maximum of 30 consecutive days in the storage facility. After that, it will be moved to the Municipal Bicycle Depot.
Various methods for storing bicycles
If you would like to store your bicycle for one or more days, simply check in at the check-in pole using your OV-chipkaart or NS-Business Card and check out with the attendant when you collect your bicycle. If you do not have an OV-chipkaart, you can ask for a loan pass from the attendant. Simply return the pass when you collect your bicycle. The first 24 hours are free, and if you store your bicycle for longer than 24 hours then you will be charged € 1,25 per 24 hours for a standard bicycle or € 2,50 per 24 hours for a non-standard bicycle. Note: you cannot pay with cash at the storage facility.
Storage on account
Simply check in at the check-in pole using your OV-chipkaart or NS-Business Card and store your bicycle inside. When you collect your bicycle, you can check out with the attendant. At the end of the month, your storage expenses will automatically be deducted from your bank account. The first 24 hours are free, after which you will be charged € 1,25 per 24 hours for a standard bicycle, and € 2,50 per 24 hours for a non-standard bicycle. If you have an OV-chipkaart, you can register for Storage on account for free at the NS shop.
- Store and collect your bicycle easily
- View all of your transactions online
- Pay at the end of the month via direct debit
Annual season ticket
You can purchase an annual season ticket for for the Jaarbeursplein bicycle storage facility in Utrecht. Payment is via a one-time transaction. The first time you use your season ticket, you must check in using the card reader and check out with the attendant. When you check out, the scanner will recognise you as a season ticket holder. You will then receive the season ticket sticker for your bicycle, which allows you to store your bicycle for a full year without checking in and out. Get a season ticket here.
- One-time registration
- Store and collect your bicycle quickly and easily
- Guaranteed parking space
- A full year of unlimited storage for only € 75
- A full year of unlimited storage for a non-standard bicycle for only € 150
If you would like to cancel your season ticket, you can find more information in the General Terms and Conditions at the bottom of the page.
Purchasing an annual season ticket as OV-fiets season ticket holder
If you already have an OV-fiets season ticket linked to your OV-chipkaart, it is not possible to register for an annual season ticket for bicycle storage at the Jaarbeursplein. Currently, this can only be arranged via NS Customer Service. We request that you contact NS Customer Service by telephone on 030-7515155.
Bicycle storage options and rates
|Day storage||Storage on account||Annual season ticket|
|Bicycle € 1,25||Bicycle € 1,25||Bicycle € 75|
|Non-standard bicycle € 2,50||Non-standard bicycle € 2,50||Non-standard bicycle € 150|
A non-standard bicycle is a bicycle that is too large to fit into the standard bicycle racks, such as a delivery bicycle or a tandem bicycle. Since these non-standard models must be stored in a separate, spacious spot in the storage facility, they are charged a higher rate for storage.
We care for your bicycle together
The City of Utrecht, NS and ProRail have joined forces to operate the Jaarbeursplein bicycle storage facility. This is a pilot project for two years, in which the partners work together to provide an accessible station with attractive, safe and better-utilised bicycle storage facilities, where you can store your bicycle easily, safely and dry.