Click here to make a reservation for e-bike rental 新しい旅のカタチ。金沢e-bikeレンタサイクル

What is
“BYUUN”?

Make your journey more exciting
With E-bike Rental!

Ishikawa Prefecture is famous not only for its history and traditional culture, entertainment, and food,
but also the Kaga Hyakumangoku region
It is a region where you can enjoy the rich nature from Kaga to Noto and the beautiful scenery of Satoyama and Satoumi.

The historic hot springs of Kaga Onsenkyo, the blessed foothills of the sacred Mt. Hakusan, And the original Japanese scenery of Oku-Noto
It has a unique charm that can’t find anywhere else while Feeling the refreshing and dignified air,
the scenery seen from the bicycle saddle becomes even more attractive.

BYUUN is an e-bike (electrically assisted sports bicycle) rental service
That adds excitement to your trip to such an attractive area.
Why not go on an exciting bicycle journey with BYUUN?
New Sceneries and adventures await.

01

Ideal for long distance travel

BYUUN's e-bike can travel up to 200km on a full charge. (In ECO mode) Furthermore, it is equipped with a 9-speed transmission, so it can be run as a cross bike even with the battery turned off.
We will also lend you a charger when you rent an e-bike. The battery can be charged using any standard electrical outlet, making it easy to charge the battery on the go, even if you're renting for multiple days.

02

Fun even for first timers

Unlike the electrically assisted bicycles, which are suitable for riding around town, e-bikes are specialized bicycles for enjoying sportier cycling.
It has a design that is easy to handle even for beginners, and features a high-performance lightweight aluminum frame. The assist works effectively even in light gears, allowing you to enjoy long-distance driving in comfort.

03

You can choose the size that suits you

The e-bike is available in four different sizes to suit different heights.
We also have bicycles for women, which can be used by people between 145cm and 190cm in height. Please check the lineup
for recommended sizes based on your height .

Recommended
Spots

Recommended spots in BYUUN
Ishikawa Satoyama Satoumi Cycling Route

*The map has horizontal scrollability.

View Ishikawa Satoyama Satoumi cycling route

Line up

A cross bike-type e-bike that features a lightweight aluminum frame with a geometry that is easy to handle even for beginners, and a new, highly quiet motor.

ESCAPE R E+

Recommended size (by height)
155〜170cm:XS
160〜180cm:S
175〜190cm:M
Mileage per charge
SPORT mode: 80km
ACTIVE mode: 95km
TOUR mode: 132km
ECO mode: 200km

ESCAPE R W E+ e-bike for women

Recommended size (by height)
145〜160cm:XXS
Mileage per charge
SPORT mode: 80km
ACTIVE mode: 95km
TOUR mode: 132km
ECO mode: 200km

Safety support

BYUUN's e-bikes are fully equipped with safety equipment to allow you to ride safely and comfortably.

Light
Controller
Smartphone holder
Transmission/Light button
Tail light
Drink holder
Locker
Helmet

How to rent

How to rent / price

Where you can rent an e-bike

Store name Address Telephone number Business hours Regular holiday
Machinori Secretariat 1F Live 1 Building, 3-2 Konohanacho, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture 076-255-1747 9:00〜18:00 New year holiday season
Kuru,ru.
/ Ohno Bicycle Base
1-34-2 Onomachi, Kanazawa City 090-5680-6389 11:00~17:00 Closed on Wednesdays, New Year holidays *Temporary holidays will be posted on Instagram

e-bike rental fee

Number of days used 1 day 2 days 3 days 4 days 5 days 6 days 7 days
Price (tax included) ¥5,500 ¥8,250 ¥11,000 ¥13,750 ¥16,500 ¥19,250 ¥22,000
Security deposit (deposit) ¥3,000*Security deposit must be paid in cash.
Loan return time During business hours of each store

*The security deposit of 3,000 yen (deposit) will be refunded after deducting the fee for returning the item after the return time and expenses such as loss of key.

Cancellation Charge

Cancellation time Cancellation charge
2 days ago Free
1 day ago 50% of the fee
Same day/No contact 100% of the fee

How to apply

Reservation from Website Reservation by phone
Reservation from Website Please apply from
the reservation page by 3:00 pm two days before your desired rental date.
Reservation by phone Please call the Machinori Secretariat (076-255-1747) by during business hours on the business day the day before your desired rental date. Please tell us the user's name and age, phone number, desired type of bicycle, and desired rental date and time.

*Depending on the rental situation, we may not be able to rent out your desired bicycle model. *Although it is possible to rent on the day without a reservation, priority will be given to customers who have made advance reservations. *If you are likely to be late for your reservation on the day of rental, please call the Machinori Secretariat (076-255-1747) before your reservation time. *If your height registered in the reservation application is different from your actual height, and the bicycle does not fit the recommended height of the rental bicycle, we will refuse the rental.

Insurance/Compensation

BYUUN has various types of liability insurance to cover injuries to users, and in the unlikely event of an accident, you can receive the following compensation.
Any damages exceeding the compensation limit will be borne by the user.

Compensation details Compensation limit
Death/ Consequential disability 15 million yen If death or permanent disability occurs due to the injury within 180 days from the day of the bicycle injury, we will pay the insurance money.
Hospitalization insurance money 10,000 yen/day If you are hospitalized for medical treatment due to your bicycle injury within 180 days including that day, we will pay insurance benefits for the hospitalization period within 180 days. .
Outpatient insurance money 1,000 yen/day If you go to the hospital for treatment from a doctor due to your injury within 180 days from the day of your bicycle injury, including that day, we will pay insurance benefits for the number of days you visit the hospital within 90 days. .
Liability 100 million yen In the event that the insured injures another person or damages another person's property due to an accident while riding a bicycle and is legally responsible for compensation, the insured amount will be paid for each accident. We will pay compensation for damages up to the limit.

FAQ

Frequently asked questions

We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions regarding bicycle rental.

Reservation

How many days in advance can I make a reservation?
Reservations can be made only from online and telephone, and they are only accepted from 60 days before the date of use.
If I would like to change or cancel my reservation?
In order to change or cancel your reservation, please contact the Machinori Secretariat (076-255-1747) for further instructions.
Can I cancel my reservation in the last minute?
For cancelation of reservations, please contact the rental store by phone.
If canceled on the same day, a 100% of the rental fee will be charged.
Cancellations made the day before due to bad weather forecast* will be free of charge. Please contact us during store business hours the day before.
*Bad weather forecast is when the probability of rain in the reservation store area is 60% or more according to the weather forecast announced by the Japan Meteorological Agency the day before.
What to do if I didn’t receive a confirmation email after making an online reservation?
The reservation site automatically sends a confirmation email when the reservation is made. If you do not receive an email, the following possibilities may be considered.
1. The registered email address is incorrect or unavailable.
2. Your mail box or server is full and cannot be delivered.
3. The email is sorted into the spam folder or trash
Emails from this site may be automatically sorted into spam folders or trash cans and deleted due to security settings or email software. We are sending from the form-mailer.jp domain, so please check your settings to ensure that emails from this domain are not rejected.

Reception

What time receptions start accepting applications?
Reception will start from 9:00 am.
Is it possibleto pick it up if I arrive later than my reservation time?
"Please be sure to contact the Machinori Secretariat by phone in advance.
Note that if we do not hear from you within one hour of your reservation time, your reservation will be cancelled. If canceled on the same day, 100% of the rental fee will be charged."
What kind of clothes should I wear?
As long as you wear clothes you can exercise in, you'll be fine. We recommend that you take precautions against sunburn and heat stroke during the summer, and protection against the cold in the winter.
*Note that, we do not recommend any other footwear that might endanger for riding.
In case of not bringing ID with me, can I still rent it?
If you do not have your ID, you will not be able to rent. Please be sure to bring your ID with you.
Can I pick up my bike the day before departure?
You cannot pick it up the day before.
Can I use a credit card?
Yes you can use, the following types of credit cards. VISA/MASTER/UC/JCB/AMEX/DINERS etc.
Note that when renting at Kuru,ru./Ono Bicycle Base, you can only pay by cash or Pay Pay.
Do you have insurance?
Insurance premiums are included in the rental price.
Note that we do not provide insurance against vehicle theft or breakdown.
How long does it take before departure?
It takes around 15 minutes to make all the preparations for your departure.
Is it possible to rent on the day?
Priority is given to customers with reservations, but if there is one available for the corresponding model and size of bicycle, you may use it.
Can I drop off the bycicle anywhere?
You cannot just drop off the riding. Please be sure to return it to the Machinori Secretariat once you have finished riding.
Do you have helmet rentals?
We provide helmets free of charge for customers who are using rental bicycles.
You may also bring your own helmet.
Can I rent anything other than bicycles and helmets?
There are other items available to rent including spare tubes (charges apply if used), tire levers, portable pumps, and keys.
Do you rent shoes/cycle wear?
Unfortunately, we do not provide rental shoes/wear/gloves. We recommend that you use your own supplies or purchase them in advance.

Bicycle

What are the characteristics of a cross bike?
・The cross bike is designed to be easy to ride even for beginners.
・Suitable for traveling relatively short distances at a leisurely speed.
What is the largest size of bicycle do you have?
We have sizes that can accommodate heights up to 190cm.
Please check the bicycle rental list for further details.
Are there any bicycles that children can ride?
We have bicycles that can be ridden if you are over 145cm tall.
Is it possible to make any adjustment to the bicycle?
Yes, but only saddle height adjustment and change the size of bicycle is supported.
Do you have binding pedal rentals?
We do not have binding pedal rentals available. note that.
Does the bicycle have a basket?
The basket is not included.
Are there bicycles for women?
We offer the Liv brand bicycles designed for female cyclists.

Return

What should I do in case of overtime. the scheduled return time?
Please contact the store where you are returning the item in advance.
In that case, you will be required to pay an overage fee depending on the overtime.
By what time should I return it?
For day-trippers or guests staying one night or two or more, please return until 18:00.
If the above return time is exceeded, you will be required to pay the excess fee specified in the price list at the time of return.
In case of return the bicycle earlier than the rental period, will I receive a refund?
We do not offer refunds. Please note

Damage/Accident/Theft

What should I do if I damaged the bicycle or parts while renting it?
Rental products must be returned in the same condition as when they were rented, but if any parts are found to be damaged in a way that interferes with rental use, the customer will be charged for the repair costs.
What should I do if the tire has gone flat?
Please use the spare tubes we have loaned to you. Please pay for the spare tube when you return your bike. Customers are responsible for the replacement work themselves.
What should I do if I get into a traffic accident?
If you are involved in a traffic accident, please take the following measures immediately.
1. Assist injured persons (if necessary)
2. Report to the police
3. Contact the Machinori Secretariat
What should I do if my bicycle was stolen?
Please contact the Machinori Secretariat immediately. You may be charged for damages due to theft.

Reserve

Please check the availability of e-bikes on your desired rental date from the calendar below and make a rental reservation.

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Reservation from website Reservation by phone
Reservation from website Please apply from the reservation page below by 3:00 pm two days before your desired rental date. Reservation by phone Please call the Machinori Secretariat (076-255-1747) by business hours on the business day the day before your desired rental date. Please tell us the user's name and age, phone number, desired type of bicycle, and desired rental date and time.

*Depending on the rental situation, we may not be able to rent out your desired e-bike model. *Although it is possible to rent on the day without a reservation, priority will be given to customers who have made advance reservations. *If you are likely to be late for your reservation on the day of rental, please call the Machinori Secretariat (076-255-1747) before your reservation time. *If your height registered in the reservation application is different from your actual height, and the bicycle does not fit the recommended height of the rental bicycle, we will refuse the rental.

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