Alternative Transportation Services

COVID-19 Updates

GW/Lyft Partnership 

GW is working with Capital Bikeshare and Lyft to offer you free Capital Bikeshare and Lyft Scooter rides through the end of April so you have more options to get where you need to go. 

This free membership includes unlimited 30-minute rides on Capital Bikeshare bikes and Lyft Scooters until April 30th. 

To get started, follow these instructions:

· Fill out this form (Lyft account required)

· Enter program code 1ZAX4HMR

· Within 24 hours, we will add you to the program

· Download the Capital Bikeshare app or unlock both bikes and scooters in the Lyft app·  

At the end of the membership period, there is no obligation to continue riding.

Whether you’re an experienced rider or new to urban cycling, here are a few simple tips to help you feel more comfortable and confident.

WMATA Updates

Stay up-to-date with WMATA. Check back in frequently as WMATA changes its operating status. 


GW students have a wide variety of options to travel off campus. As a GW student, the below partnerships are made specifically for you to visit the National Mall, take a bike to your internship, or grab a car to run errands.  Check back on this page regularly for new partnerships.