Transport & Parking

Walking & Cycling

Information about active travel & bike facilities at the University.


Edinburgh is a compact, highly walkable city. Regular walking can improve your health, save you money and reduce your environmental impact.

Getting a bike

Information about options for getting a bike, the Cycle to Work scheme, and discounts available at local bike shops.

Finding your way by bike

Edinburgh has a good network of cycling routes and off-road paths.

Facilities & Services

Information on bike parking, lockers, Doctor Bike, and other cycling facilities and services provided by the University.

Bike Security

Edinburgh is a safe place in which to live, work, study or visit and by following this simple advice your chances of becoming a victim of bike theft will be reduced.

Getting involved

This is your chance to become involved in cycling at the University of Edinburgh.