GBFS Resource Center

What is GBFS?

GBFS (General Bikeshare Feed Specification) is an open data standard for shared mobility. GBFS supports the availability of the real-time information that travellers need to discover and select shared mobility transportation options.

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Read the latest about GBFS on the MobilityData Medium page! Click the headline below to read more. Articles in French and Spanish can be found on the Medium page directly or on the Tools & Services page.

Major Change Proposals

GBFS is continually being modified and updated to reflect the needs of the GBFS community. To see what we are currently working on, visit our Major Change Proposals page. If you have a specific need that is not being met by the specification or by one of these proposals, please don't hesitate to join the conversation at or at

Tools & Services

Looking for GBFS-related software, services, or tools? Over the years, the GBFS community has created a large variety of open source tools that can help you create, edit, validate, and visualize GBFS.

Need More Help?

If you can't find the answers to your questions by looking at our specification or through any of the tools and services, don't worry! Head over to our Support page for a list of Frequently Asked Questions (with answers of course!) and other support.


Looking to learn more about who we are and the history of GBFS? Our About page should be what you need.