top of page

Use code SCNEWCUST15 for 15% off ALL scooters through month-end.  Redeem here

Unveiling the Speed: How Fast Do Bird Scooters Actually Go?

When it comes to urban mobility, electric scooters represent an evolving frontier that balances speed, accessibility, and convenience. Among the various players in the market, Bird scooters have soared in popularity, offering a modern solution for commuters and city explorers. A frequent question posed by potential riders is: How fast are Bird scooters?

Bird scooters are designed with safety and city regulations in mind, typically capping speeds at around 15 to 18 miles per hour (mph). However, speed may vary slightly depending on the model and city regulations. The Bird Two, one of Bird's newest models, has a top speed of 15 mph, adhering closely to the limits set forth by most urban areas for shared electric scooters.

The focus on moderate speeds ensures that riders can navigate through city streets and bike lanes safely while still reaching their destinations efficiently. It's important to note that actual speeds experienced by riders can be influenced by various factors, including terrain, rider weight, and battery level.

In addition to their speed features, Bird scooters are equipped with other innovative technology such as GPS tracking, a long-lasting battery life for extended rides, and durable frames designed to handle the hustle and bustle of city commuting. Riders can easily locate and unlock Bird scooters via a user-friendly app, making them an accessible option for last-mile transportation.

Safety remains paramount, so while enjoying the swift navigation that Bird scooters provide, riders are encouraged to follow local traffic laws, wear helmets, and be mindful of pedestrians and other vehicles.

With an eye on the environment and city dynamics, Bird provides not just a ride, but a high-tech, responsible travel option that resonates with the modern, mobile individual. So when you're on a Bird scooter, you can expect a reliably brisk and smooth journey, keeping pace with the vibrant pulse of city life.

By integrating eco-friendly components, Bird is not only pushing the envelope in terms of speed and utility but also painting a greener future for urban transport. Whether you're running errands, commuting to work, or simply enjoying a leisurely spin around the block, Bird scooters' balance of speed and safety makes them an optimal choice for the discerning urbanite.

Levy Electric Scooter Icons

Start a Fleet

Start a rental fleet with Levy

Levy Electric Scooter Icons


Wholesale Levy scooters at your online store or shop

Levy Electric Scooter Icons

Retail Partners

Wholesale Levy scooters at your 
online store or shop

Levy Electric Scooter Icons

Tag us

Follow and tag us on social!

Brand Ambassador

Earn money for referring friends and growing the network

Service Guides

DIY repair tools, videos, and more


Interested in working at Levy?


Invest in the Levy Network

Levy Locations

Find our rental, repair, and store locations

The Levy App

Download the Levy app to find scooters closest to you


Technical specs for all of our scooters


The Levy swappable battery system

Spare Parts

Every spare part you need for your scooter


Choose the Levy scooter that suits you best


Learn more about electric scooter tires


Bags, phone holders, helmets and more

Levy Electric Scooter Icon

The everyday electric scooter, perfect for the daily commute.

Levy Electric Scooter Fleets Icon

Start a rental fleet with Levy scooters and software

Levy Plus Electric Scooter Icon

Our high-end, long range cruiser with double the range of the Levy.

Support Center

FAQs, how-to videos, and quick start guides

Shipping App

Discounted shipping labels for moving your scooter (or any package).

Range Calculator

Estimate real-world range for any scooter

Electric Scooter Laws

Electric scooter laws by state & city


Subscribe to a scooter for $70/month

Shop Locator

Find a location to test ride or bring your Levy in to get repaired


Get in touch with our team

Quick-start guide

Get started with your Levy

Returns & Warranty

Every spare part you need for your scooter

Shipping Policy

Shipping Policy US and International

bottom of page