Cycling in the West of England
If you haven’t ridden a bike in years, or have never cycled at all – we can help you find all the resources you need to ride a bike for commuting, health, fitness and fun. Including, free loan bikes, adult cycle training and trip planning. Run by local councils.
Try our cycle planner
Find a route that suits you!
Healthier, faster, more sustainable.
Better by bike.
I bike it, I like it!
Get inspired to start cycling or remind yourself about all the wonderful benefits of cycling – from your own health to the positive impact on the environment. Read more about why cycle!
There are 75 Miles of cycling Commuter Routes in Bristol.
Cycle training can significantly improve confidence, as well as safety.
Every day, cycling in Bristol takes up to 28,000 cars off the road.
BikeLife Bristol 2019
28% of Bristol residents cycle at least once a week, 23% don’t cycle but would like to
BikeLife Bristol 2019
Cycling through Guildhall, Bath.
Cycling through Portishead.
Cycling through Gloucester Road, Bristol.
Cycling through Victoria Park, Bristol.
Discover Our favourite local rides:
View it on a map, learn more and download printable PDF’s..
Bristol to Bath Railway Path
Brean Down Way
Join us at cycling events
There are many local cycling events, find one for yourself and enjoy!
Events for everyone
Learn to ride, open sessions and organised events for all the family.
Take on the challenge of a longer distance ride with others.
Discover local cycling activities to meet other people who like to ride
ways to get a bike
There are so many ways to get a bike, discover one that suits you best.
Get confidence visit a cycling centre
Discover charities and organisations with a range of specially adapted bikes and training sessions aimed at a wide range of people to help get back on a bike!
Cycle training for adults
Getting back on a bike can be daunting at first, which is why we can help with on road adult cycle training and accompanied rides to give you the skills and confidence to ride a bike on busy urban and rural roads.
Network Rail to move temporary bike parking at Bristol Temple Meads
Works will begin in February and March, which will result in cycle parking on Friary for Bristol Temple Meads station is being moved to a new temporary location.
Bristol’s air is ten percent cleaner
A new report, covering the first year of the CAZ, sets out how 88 percent of journeys into the zone are now made in compliant …
Gearing up for Park Row improvement works
The transport scheme will make it easier and safer for active travel; manage traffic flow and reduce pollution; and encourage more sustainable travel in the …
Cotham Hill's pedestrianisation pilot is made permanent
It is the culmination of a temporary pedestrianisation scheme in 2021, which laid the foundation for the permanent closure of sections of the road to …