Is Swapfiets Cheaper than Owning a Bicycle?

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For students, Swapfiets costs €13.50 per month. Would it be more cost-effective to buy and maintain your own bike while you study? What is Swapfiets? If you’ve been in the Netherlands for longer than a few days, you’ve likely seen people riding bikes with one blue tire. Those bikes belong to Swapfiets, a popular monthly…