About
black bikes.

Black Bikes is the biggest supplier of rental bikes in Amsterdam. Since 2005 we grew from a single shop, to 13 locations throughout the city. Below you'll find more information about the services & background of our company, and the charitable things we do.

What we do

Black Bikes is part of the Amsterdam-based “Het Zwarte Fietsenplan” bike stores. Every day our certified and professional mechanics repair, assist and guide Amsterdammers with the most precious item of their daily routine: the bicycle. We have been doing so for more than 10 years. Our staff has repaired over 300.000 bicycles…not counting our own rental bikes.

 

In our shops it’s possible to purchase bicyles, too. We stock a wide range of Dutch top brands such as; Gazelle, Batavus, Azor, Roetz, Sparta, Urban Arrow…. and so on…..Our employees can tell you a lot more about these bikes. We believe that visitors of Amsterdam deserve to experience this city of freedom on a Dutch hand-built black bike. Become one of the locals.

Who we are


Piet
Has been working almost for 7 years in the bicycle business.
Starting as a shopmanager selling & repairing bicycles in Amsterdam, to becoming overall commercial manager of the “Het Zwarte Fietsenplan” shops. With a little intermezzo in online marketing & sales he joined the management team in 2013 to take on the rental department of Black Bikes.

 


Enzo
Was born and raised on the beautiful Italian Amalfi coast. There he was trained and experienced in true original hospitality. Enzo moved with his Dutch wife and his kids to Amsterdam 2 years ago and has since then been working for Black Bikes. Hij spreekt al een klein beetje Nederlands.

 

Black Bikes

is owned by the company named Het Zwarte Fietsenplan. This is a big and well-known bicycle retailer in The Netherlands. Het Zwarte Fietsenplan only delivers high-quality bikes, that’s why all rental bikes of Black Bikes are handmade and high in quality.
Het Zwarte Fietsenplan is bicycle selling company since 2005. The company started with one shop and has 17 shops in The Netherlands right now, but it aims to grow even more. Black Bikes is also expanding its shops.
Black Bikes wants to make it easy for the consumer by placing shops in all areas. This way with our hop on drop off system our guests can enjoy our service in all directions.