top of page

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

Where to Leave Your Electric Scooter: A Comprehensive Guide

As electric scooters continue to grow in popularity, it is important to know where to properly park and leave your e-scooter when not in use. Whether you own your scooter or rent from a ride-sharing service, there are various options for parking and storing your e-scooter. Read further to learn about responsible parking etiquette, designated scooter parking areas, and other factors to consider when choosing a spot to leave your electric scooter.

  1. Responsible Parking Etiquette

It is important to practice responsible parking etiquette when leaving your electric scooter. This helps keep public spaces clutter-free and accessible to pedestrians, cyclists, and other road users. Avoid blocking sidewalks, driveways, or entryways, and always park your scooter upright to prevent accidents or damage.

  1. Designated Scooter Parking Areas

Many cities and ride-sharing companies have established designated scooter parking areas, often marked by signage and painted spots on the pavement. These areas are usually located near popular destinations, transit stops, or other high-traffic locations. Keep an eye out for designated scooter parking areas in your city and use them whenever possible.

  1. Curbside Parking

If designated scooter parking areas are not available, curbside parking is an acceptable alternative. When parking your scooter curbside, be sure to leave it next to the curb and out of the path of pedestrians, cyclists, and vehicles. This can also be an ideal option if you need to park your scooter temporarily while running errands or stopping at a café.

  1. Private Parking Areas

If you own your electric scooter, you may have the option to leave it in a private parking area, such as a designated bicycle parking area in your workplace, apartment building, or at a public bike rack (if allowed). Just ensure that you follow any rules or regulations that may apply to scooter parking at these locations.

  1. Storing Your Scooter Indoors

When not in use, it is recommended to store your electric scooter indoors, such as in a garage or a dedicated storage room. This helps protect it from theft and damage due to weather elements. If you are using a ride-sharing service, you should return the scooter to the nearest designated parking area or an appropriate curbside location.

In conclusion, leaving your electric scooter in a safe, responsible, and legal manner is important for maintaining a clean and accessible urban environment. While there are several options for storing and parking your scooter, always consider the safety and convenience of others when choosing a spot to leave your e-scooter.

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