Lime Access United Kingdom

Lime believes in providing transport options for all. That's why we've created Lime Access: an affordable way to use Lime in your city. We're proud to run our industry-leading Lime Access initiative across our London, Greater Manchester and Milton Keynes services, supporting riders, including key workers, lower income users and students with significantly discounted e-bike and e-scooter rides. 

REMINDER: In order for your application to be processed successfully, you must provide the email or phone number linked to your existing Lime account. If you do not have a Lime account, you must create one before submitting a Lime Access application. 

Lime Access offers a 50% discount to Access riders, making safe, green and socially-distanced transport an option for everybody. Whether it’s getting to a job interview, attending a medical appointment, or commuting to work, Lime Access has the potential to make everyday travel an easier, more sustainable, more affordable experience. 

Lime Access is also open to former Lime Aid riders, continuing to help key workers commute in a safe and sustainable way. 

To qualify for Lime Access, you need to provide evidence of one of the following passes: 


  • Jobcentre Plus Travel Card 
  • Blue Light Card (for emergency service workers)
  • Student Card (NUS student card or institution specific)
  • Other free or discounted travel cards for the London, Greater Manchester or Milton Keynes area
  • Other eligible key worker IDs and passes

London specific 

  • 18+ Student Oyster card
  • Apprentice Oyster card
  • 60+ London Oyster Card
  • Freedom pass (including Disabled Persons Freedom Pass)
  • Veterans Oyster photocard

You can find out more about these travel cards here.

Manchester specific 

  • Care Leavers Photocard 
  • Travel pass for Older People
  • The Women's Concessionary Travel Scheme
  • Travel Pass for people with disabilities

You can find out more about these travel cards here.

Milton Keynes specific 

  1. Older person's bus pass (details here)
  2. People with disabilities bus pass (details here)

You can find out more about these travel cards here.

This information you submit must be correct, and your responses on this form are legally binding. Please make sure to use the contact details associated with your pre-existing Lime account. 

Please email [email protected] with any questions

Ride on! 

T&Cs: The information submitted in this form will be collected and processed in accordance with Lime's Privacy Notice and Fountain’s Privacy Policy the information you submit is legally binding. 

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Where are you applying for Lime Access? Lime is currently operational in London, Milton Keynes, and the Greater Manchester region.

Please upload a valid photo ID. Your ID must match your eligibility document.

Please upload the document that qualifies you for Lime Access.

By providing us with your phone number and clicking "Submit", you agree that we may call or text you regarding your application. Message & data rates may apply.

Want to use your previous application?

Use the link sent to your phone to access your latest application or click ‘Apply Again’ to proceed with a new application.