TIER has seen over 20,000 riders in York complete over 100,000 journeys on its e-scooters and e-bikes since it partnered with the city a year ago.
These e-vehicle journeys have replaced an estimated 16,000 car trips in the city during this period, leading to a six tonne reduction in CO2 emissions.
TIER has grown its e-scooter and e-bike fleet in York from 50 to over 550 in the last year, during which time it has seen over 20,000 riders complete over 100,000 journeys, covering around 445,000km. These journeys have replaced an estimated 16,000 car trips in the city over the last 12 months, leading to a six tonne reduction in CO2 emissions.
Starting a ride with TIER is as easy as it is fun. Download the TIER app, sign up and follow the steps below to start moving.
Find an e-scooter or e-bike near you on the map in the app.
Scan the QR code to unlock and start a ride.
Push the e-scooter forward to flick the kickstand back, and you’re ready to go.
To get moving, place one foot on the board and use the other foot to push off. Use the right acceleration lever to gain speed.
For e-bikes, once you're ready to go, pedal with your feet. You’ll feel the boost kick in while you pedal.
e-scooter: Let go of the acceleration lever to decrease your speed or gently squeeze the left or right hand brake to slow down even more, and to come to a stop.
e-bike: Stop pedaling or use the left and right brakes to slow down or stop.
Use the left and right indicators to signal your movements to other road users
When you’re done, park in a designated parking spot or find a safe place on the pavement away from pedestrians.
Pull the e-vehicle back onto its kickstand, Tap “end ride” in the app and you’re done.