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Shared mobility refers to the shared use of a vehicle, bicycle, or other transportation modes.

It is a transportation strategy that allows users to access transportation services on an as-needed basis. Shared mobility is an umbrella term that encompasses a variety of transportation modes including carsharing, bike-sharing, peer-to-peer ridesharing, on-demand ride services, micro transit, and other modes.

By Katie Basham / Updated: 27 Jan 2022
By Hannah Figg / Updated: 05 Jan 2022

Paris: The micromobility revolution

Micromobility has emerged as a viable solution to some of the problems faced by cities. This video case study introduces the concept of micromobility and discusses some best practice examples from Paris.
By Hannah Figg / Updated: 06 Dec 2021
By Yoann Le Petit / Updated: 07 Dec 2021

How can innovation increase micromobility end user adoption?

In this webinar, taking place on 9 December 2021 at 11:00 CET, we will present EIT Urban Mobility’s first report on Micromobility, and tackle the question of how to increase user engagement with various forms of micromobility, focusing on multimodal integration and safety as key enablers.

Speakers from both private and public sectors – who all contributed to the report - will share their perspective on the main factors leading to more sustainable and safer micromobility in cities.

By CERRE_comms / Updated: 03 Dec 2021

Regulating Transport on Demand in the EU

Effectively addressing urban mobility at EU level raises many challenges and opportunities for the sector. Following the major initiatives and strategies adopted by the EU such as the Green Deal, the Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy, the Fit for 55 Package, and the upcoming Urban Mobility Framework, the Centre on Regulation in Europe (CERRE) has looked into the potential role of the EU in the field of transport on demand.

By ManesP / Updated: 11 Nov 2021

Deutsche Bahn sets stage for further innovations in its car sharing services

Deutsche Bahn has been operating its own car sharing services for 20 years and currently offers the largest car sharing network in Germany. The service has grown to include 4,500 vehicles that can be booked in more than 400 cities and municipalities.
By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 01 Nov 2021
By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 22 Oct 2021

Prague launches a free bike sharing pilot for transit pass holders

On 11 October 2021, the city of Prague launched a pilot project offering free use of shared bikes to holders of the Lítačka pass, Prague’s electronic public transport card. The bikes can be used within the city for 15-minute time periods up to four times a day.

By Sofia Pechin / Updated: 28 Sep 2021
By hubert / Updated: 24 Sep 2021