On October 8th, bike rental startup ofo released “2017 National Day Holiday Travel Data Report.” According to the report, the capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa showed the highest increase of ofo usage during National Day, Chinese media Sohu is reporting.

Data show that ofo enjoyed a significant increase in cycling trips on October 1st, the National Day. After showing a slight slowdown on October 4th, the Mid-Autumn Festival day, the number of trips rose again on October 5th. During the holiday, the time of using bicycle rental service was smoothly spread out, without showing morning or evening peaks. The first batch of bike travel showed a 1-hour delay (compared to before the holiday) and daytime travel concentration was greater than usual.

The average number of bicycle rental services used by active users was increased by 15.4%, reducing the urban traffic jam in Chinese cities.

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Eva Yoo

Eva Yoo is Shanghai-based tech writer. Reach her at evayoo@technode.com