Situated in the centre of Brønnøysund, the Tourist Information office offers bicycle rental, as well as all the equipment you need for short bike rides or long cycling adventures.

The equipment available includes well-maintained bicycles for men, women and children. Included in your rental are panniers, a tire pump, patch kit, bike lock – and of course a helmet.

Electric bikes and hybrid bikes

In addition to hybrid bikes that are ideal for cycling in town or along the country roads, the Tourist Information Office also offers electric bikes. These make it extra convenient and faster to explore the Helgeland coast on two wheels. The el-bikes are very easy to operate. At day’s end you can remove the battery, bring it inside and plug into any ordinary outlet, recharging it as you rest and “recharge” your own batteries.

When renting or booking a bike, please tell the staff your height, so that they can reserve the bike most suitable for you. The main difference between women’s and men’s bicycles is their size. See the picture below. Please note that the friendly staff at the Tourist Information Office We will be happy to help you plan your cycling voyage.

How much does bike rental cost per day?

Children’s bicycle: NOK 195
Bike luggage trailer: NOK 245
Hybrid bike: NOK 345
Electric bike: NOK 445

The convenience of two wheels

Express boats and ferries make it easy to reach many of the islands between Sandnessjøen and Brønnøysund. To check schedules and other information, please visit You can also consider a one-way cycling trip and ask for your rental bike to be returned.

Return shipping of rental bike, Brønnøysund–Sandnessjøen: NOK 950

“Fly and Bike”

If you are flying to Brønnøysund, the “Fly and Bike” offer is perfect for you. In short, this means your bike will be waiting for you on arrival and you can start your cycling adventure from the airport! When you finish your cycling trip, just return your bike at the Aiport, the Tourist information office or Sandnessjøen. If this is your preferred option, you can do so when orderering your bikes.

The cost of transporting the bike to or from the airport is NOK 195 per bicycle.

  • Bicycles that have been booked must be picked up during the Tourist Information’s opening hours.
  • If you wish to collect bicycles and equipment outside of these hours, it must be arranged in advance. You can do this when placing your order or by contacting the tourist information at the location where you will pick up the bikes, via email or phone.
  • Bicycles can be returned outside of opening hours.
  • The Tourist Information is not open on weekends except during the high season. Please check the opening hours here.
  • Please provide the height of the individuals who will be cycling so that we can customize the bicycles accordingly. The rental includes two waterproof bicycle bags of 20-24 liters each. There is also space for a daypack between the bags.
  • Along with the keys, you will receive a welcome letter with practical information and contact details for assistance with the bicycles if needed.

Welcome, and have a great trip!

Thank you for respecting the local communities, and for helping us preserve the natural beauty of Helgeland!


  • Strive to leave no trace of your visit. Bring back all your rubbish, including used toilet paper, and discard it in the nearest rubbish bin.
  • Plan your toilet visits and use the opportunity when you pass a toilet. In the wilderness, make sure you are not a nuisance to others.
  • Respect the local wildlife. Keep a good distance from wildlife, livestock and birds. Keep your dog leashed.
  • Respect private property. Keep a respectful distance from houses and cabins.
  • Show good boating sense. Keep a good distance from shore and drive at a low speed, especially when you are close to anyone or anything on the water, including birds or animals. Avoid loud and disturbing engine noise. Be aware that some islands and nature reserves are important nesting sites, and that going ashore is prohibited during the nesting season.
  • Follow the Norwegian Mountain Code (Fjellvettreglene). Plan your excursion according to the weather forecast, your skills and experience.
  • Join a guided excursion or consider hiring an experienced guide, especially when you don’t have sufficient experience or knowledge to guarantee a safe trip.

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