Published 22 August 2011
Download our 'Keep Cycling' maps to see at a glance the opportunities for getting out and about on your bike across the capital:
Transport for London offer a range of schemes to make riding your bike in the capital easier, safer and even more rewarding!
Barclays Cycle Superhighways
Barclays Cycle Superhighways are new cycle lanes into central London from outer London. They provide cyclists with safer, faster and more direct journeys into the city – they could be your best and quickest way to get to work or meet friends. Find out more about Barclays Cycle Superhighways.
Barclays Cycle Hire
Take a cycle, ride it where you like, then return it for the next person!
If you haven’t used Barclays Cycle Hire yet, it’s incredibly easy, so give it a try! It’s available 24 hours a day, all year round, it's self-service and there's no booking. Just turn up and go! Discover where your nearest cycle docking station is with our useful map. Find out more about Barclays Cycle Hire.
Local cycling guides
Like any big city, London can seem like a busy place to cycle, but if you take the right routes, it’s actually incredibly fun and rewarding. Use cycle guides to find quiet roads and scenic routes through parks or along canals. Recommended by experienced cyclists, the routes in these guides are regularly checked and updated. Check out our cycle guides.
Cycle Journey Planner
Discover new areas of London and plan your next journey with the easy to use Cycle Journey Planner.
London has some amazing scenic routes. Explore the city’s Greenways, including canals, waterways and quiet residential streets. Providing safe routes through parks, forests and waterways, Greenways are perfect if you're new to cycling! Find out more about Greenways.