Cycling

Cycling

More people are taking to two wheels to commute to and from work.

The Transport for Christchurch website identifies these routes and also explains how to use on-road facilities such as advanced stop boxes, traffic sensors and bus lanes.  Daunted about cycling both to and from work?  You can now bus to work and cycle home, or vice versa.  All routes have bike racks on buses

Check out the following links to find a bike type to suit your needs and brush up on the road rules for people on bikes.

Bike Buyers Guide [PDF 394KB]

The official New Zealand code for cyclists.

Cycling maps

There is an extensive network of cycle routes in Christchurch.

Recreational biking

Gather the family and take a ride through one of Christchurch's family friendly cycling tracks.