How much does it cost to ride? Follow It costs $1 to start ("unlock") plus either 15 or 20 cents ($0.15 or $0.20) per minute depending on the market. Full list of cities and pricing can be found here. Related articles When are Birds available to ride? What cities is Bird in? What is Bird? Turning on Charger Mode How do I sign up to be a Charger? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.