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About TheBikeStation

At the Edinburgh Bike Station, we work to increase cycling in the capital.

Free Dr Bikes in Edinburgh this Summer

The Bike Station’s Dr Bike is out and about this summer in Edinburgh! Come along to any of the free events below to get a free bike safety check, chat to our staff about cycle routes and travelling around the city by bike, and improve your cycling confidence and brush up on your skills with […]


Dr Bike @ Leamington lift bridge

Bikes need extra attention in cold, icy weather – and so, with funding from the People’s Postcode Lottery, Dr Bike is back out at the Canal one stop from Fountainbridge Gilmore Park/Leamington lift bridge stop this Wednesday February 27th from 2-5…


Dutch Ambassador views Innertube map

The new Dutch Ambassador to the UK, Ms Laetitia van den Assum, was shown Edinburgh’s Innertube map by Ian Maxwell from the Bike Station, who produced the map, and Kate Pearson from the People’s Postcode Trust. The People‘«÷s Postcode Trust fund the …


British Gas Bikes Britain

Did you spot a few more cyclists than normal on Sunday in the North of Edinburgh? The British Gas Bikes Britain cyclists were setting off from Granton on day two of their ride across Britain from Glasgow to Windsor in nine days, taking in Newcastl…


Pedal for Scotland – a week to go

Sunday 9th September, freshnlo’s Pedal for Scotland Glasgow-Edinburgh annual bike ride comes along some of Edinburgh’s Innertube map routes reaching the finishing point at Murrayfield. Now in its 14th year, there are two rides to choose from – the…