• Kyoto Shop Opening

  • New location opening late September
  • Japan Touring & Road Bike Rental

  • Explore Japan at your own pace
  • Autumn Cycling Season

  • Experience the beauty of Autumn in Japan

Kyoto Shop Opening

New location opening late September

Japan Touring & Road Bike Rental

Explore Japan at your own pace Book Now

Autumn Cycling Season

Experience the beauty of Autumn in Japan Book now

Bicycle Hire and Cycling Tours




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Touring Bike Rental

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Some things included...

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Rear Racks

Our bikes are equipped with rear racks so you can load up your own panniers or rent them from us.

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Pucture Proof Tubes

Our bikes come with puncture proof tubes so you can spend more time cycling and less time repairing.

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Strong Locks

All bikes come with a lock so you can secure your wheels while you take a much-needed pit stop.

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Front & Rear Lights

We have front and rear lights to help you be as visible and as safe as possible while on the road.

And much more...

See everything that's included and answers to common FAQs below.

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Quality Bikes and Gear that Let you Focus on the Adventure

Leave your bike at home and take one of ours as your trusty cycling companion. Take a look at our range and get in touch to book your bike and gear now.

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What People Love about Globalwheels

Great service, great bikes, great fun!!!

​We rented two bikes from Globalwheels and couldn't have been happier. The bikes were great and came with everything we could have possibly needed (tools, racks, bags, etc). We would definitely use the company again and we highly recommend Globalwheels"

Peter and Rosa

Friendly, flexible, top quality bike rental

Gareth & Ian have been super friendly and extremely helpful when we organised our 8 days bike trip around Osaka. They have been very flexible to accommodate all our requests, and have rented us top notch road bikes very well maintained."

Adrien, Quynh, Mickaël and Quentin

Experienced road bike rental service with great support! 
I rented a bike to ride across Shikoku and the Shimanami Kaido. One of the best rides of my life! I tried 4 bike shops in Osaka but no one was able to accommodate until I contacted Globalwheels. They were ready with a Specialized Allez and all the necessary equipment for my trip!"

Evan
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Certificate of Excellence on Trip Advisor

We are proud to have earned a certificate of excellence on Trip Advisor. Our dedication to our cyclists has seen Globawheels become the 4th rated outdoor experience in Osaka on Trip Advisor.

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Resources and Blogs

Experience Japan from a Road Bike

Drop your bags, get changed and pave your Japan journey from a road bike.

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Guided Tours

The winding cycling routes in the mountains of Minoh.

Explore the Beauty of Minoh

Leave the city behind and experience the magical cycling routes in the hills of Minoh.

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One of the bridge crossings on the Osaka Harbour guided tour.

Experience the Amazing Harbour

Experience the expansive harbour, elaborate river systems and a slice of downtown.

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We've got you Covered with 3rd Party Insurance

There are some risks involved in cycling and we all know that accidents can happen. No need to worry when cycling with Globalwheels as all rentals are covered with 3rd party insurance. Peace of mind on your adventure.

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Cycle Japan

Discover spectacular scenery, experience exceptional food and fall in love with Japanese culture.

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Location

Globalwheels Touring and Road Bike Rental

5-2-5 Nakanochou, Miyakojima Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 534-0027

hello@globalwheels-japan.com

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