Via, Mobike Partner For DC Transportation Bundle

Dive Brief:

  • This week, Via and Mobike launched a joint Earth Day-inspired initiative allowing Via users in Washington, DC to purchase a 4-week “multi-modal transportation bundle,” dubbed ViaPass, that includes unlimited access to Via rides and Mobike dockless bikes for one upfront fee.
  • The broad mission of Via and Mobike’s #MyEarthDayCommute challenge is to encourage DC residents to ditch personal vehicles and reduce their carbon footprints.
  • In an emailed statement, Alex Lavoie, U.S. General Manager at Via, said the company is also “exploring opportunities to collaborate with Mobike in other markets” outside of the DC area.

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