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Do the motorcycles have locks?
No. All models have a steering lock.
What model of GPS comes with the motorbikes?
BMW Navigator V and VI.
Can I drive a Hertz Ride motorbike with the driving licence from my country?
Yes, provided the licence is valid for engines over 500cc, you have over 3 years of experience and are aged over 25.
Can I use my own GPS and does the motorbike have a mount for it?
We only provide motobikes with mounts for hire when GPS has been requested as an extra.
Can I store my luggage at your depot?
No. At the moment it is not possible due to demand and the proof of liability required.
Can I change equipment/clothes at the hire depot?
Yes, but we cannot guarantee provision of an appropriate changing room.
Can I cross the border with the motorbike into a different country?
Yes, but you must request to do so at the time of booking and if you have a breakdown or accident, you will be given a replacement car and not a motorbike.
Do you have motorbike clothing available for hire?
We rent helmets in all countries. In France we rent gloves and in the USA we also rent motorbike jackets
Can I pick up or drop off the motorbike at a hotel?
Depending on the logistics at the operations department and for a fee established by the depot.
Can I travel to Morocco?
No, only as part of a Hertz Ride Tour Group or on a tour organised by a Hertz Ride authorised partner.
Can I choose the colour of the motorbike I hire?
No. Due to demand, we cannot ensure a particular colour.
Can I drive a Hertz Ride motorbike with the driving license from my country?
If your driver’s license is not issued in Europe, then you must also bring an international driving permit.
What´s the minimum age for motorcycle rental?
To rent a motorcycle you need to be at least 21 years old and have at least 3 years of experience riding motorcycles with driver’s license rate equivalent to the motorcycle you are renting.
The minimum age to rent a motorcycle without any additional age differential charge is 28 years old.
It is considered acceptable to rent a motorcycle with an additional Young Driver Surcharge (YDS), as per table below:
|Motorcycle Group||Minimum age for renting||Age differential for Young Driver Surcharge (YDS)|
|21 years old||Not applicable|
501cc to 1000 cc
|21 years old||From 21 years old to 25 years old|
|>1001cc||25 years old||From 25 years old to 28 years old|
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