Bike Voucher

The Bike Voucher (Japanese: ひきかえけん Voucher) is a Key Item introduced in Generation I.

Bike Voucher
Bag Bike Voucher Sprite.png
Bike Voucher
Artwork from Pokémon Red and Green
Introduced in Generation I
Generation I Bag Key Items HGSS pocket icon.png Key items
Generation III Bag Key Items HGSS pocket icon.png Key items (FRLGE)

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price


The Bike Voucher can be redeemed at the bike shop in Cerulean City for a free Bicycle. The bicycle normally costs  1,000,000, which is more money than the player can carry in these games.


Games Description
Stad To be exchanged for a Bike at the Bike Shop in Cerulean City.
FRLG Take this voucher to the Bike Shop in Cerulean City and exchange it for a bicycle.
E A voucher for obtaining a bicycle from the Bike Shop.


Games Method
Vermilion City (from the chairman of the Pokémon Fan Club)

In the anime

Bike Voucher in Pokémon Origins

Pokémon Origins

The Bike Voucher made a brief appearance in File 2: Cubone, where Red was seen exchanging it for a Bicycle, mentioning how he had received it from the Pokémon Fan Club Chairman.

In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

Red, Green & Blue arc

The Bike Voucher was mentioned in Wake Up—You're Snorlax, where Red was revealed to have received one from the Pokémon Fan Club Chairman and exchanged it for a bike off-panel.

In the magazines

Explanation about the Bike Voucher
(Pokémon Power magazine)

Pokémon Power

In Pokémon Power (issue 2, page 3), it is said that multiple Bike Vouchers have been distributed, and that each one can be exchanged specifically for a '98 model bike, since the Bike Shop is making room for new models. This relates to the fact that this magazine issue was cover-dated September 1998.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Bon Commande
  German Rad Coupon
  Italian Buono Bici
  Spanish Bono Bici

See also

  This item article is part of Project ItemDex, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on all items.