Suddenly it seems like electric kick scooters for rent are everywhere in Oslo. They arrived with spring in the beginning of April and took the city by surprise. “VOI” and “tier” are the two rental companies that provide the city with scooters.
Are e-scooters legal in Norway?
Anyone used to be able to ride an electric scooter, but the new laws has put a minimum age in effect. You need to be at least 12 years old to ride an electric scooter, with no exceptions. If you are under the age of 15, you are also legally required to wear a helmet when driving.
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How much does it cost to use a Voi scooter?
What does it cost to use a Voi e-scooter? It costs £1 to unlock the scooter and then £0.20 per minute of usage. Voi also offers 24-hour day passes and 30-day monthly passes.
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Is Voi free for 45 minutes?
For a fixed price, riders may take up to 10 rides a day, but not more than 200 minutes in total. After the first 45 minutes of each ride, the standard price per minute in your city will apply. Voi Pass is available either as a 24-hour pass or a monthly subscription.
Users can just leave them on the street when they have finished with them. A GPS tracker signals to the VOI team to collect them. Incorrectly parked vehicles can be reported via the VOI online reporting form.
How much is a Voi scooter per minute?
To ride a scooter, download the Voi app and upload a copy of your valid driving licence. It costs £1 to unlock the scooter and then 20p per minute of the ride.
How can I ride my Voi scooter for free?
Head to the Scooter & Bike tab in our app to find your eScooter on the map. Use the info on the scooter to make sure you’ve got the right one (they sometimes come in packs). You can also scan a scooter’s QR-code. Unlock it with the app and you’re good to go!
Can 2 people ride a Voi scooter?
Riding an e-scooter on a motorway is illegal, as they are only permitted on cycle lanes and roads. It is also against Voi’s guidelines to have more than one person on an e-scooter at a time.
Do you need a full license to ride a Voi?
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You need a driving licence or a provisional driving licence to ride a Voi eScooter.
How fast can you go on a Voi?
What is the maximum speed of a Voi e-scooter? Speeds are capped at 15.5 mph, per regulation.
Do you have to wear a helmet on a Voi?
Helmets are recommended
Riders can either use their own helmet or get a free helmet from Voi if they have a monthly pass or if they attend Voi’s safety events.
The ‘smart camera’ hardware and electronics have been honed by Luna and Voi over the last 6 months, to integrate with the latest Voi vehicles, while the computer vision algorithms have been trained extensively using hours of video footage from Northampton.
Do Voi scooters turn off at night?
* All scooters can be used between 6am and midnight everyday.
What happens if you break a Voi scooter?
We at all times reserve the right to charge You 25 GBP when You have breached this section 1. If the damage suffered by Voi exceeds 25 GBP, Voi reserves the right to claim damages for the losses it incurs.
How do you stop a Voi scooter?
How long does Voi battery last?
So how long do Voi’s e-scooters last? Using this methodology, the report estimates that Voi’s Voiager 4, the e-scooter model launched in 2021, has a lifespan of 4.6 years (6,529 km) for the frame and 3.7 years (103.4 kWh) for each battery.
How do Voi scooters get charged?
In partnership with Bumblebee Power, Voi is trialling the use of wireless charging pads by retrofitting a number of e-scooters with technology enabling the vehicles to be charged where they are parked.