Major Cycle Routes

13 new Major Cycle Routes will be built over the next seven years at an estimated cost of $156 million. Connecting suburbs, shopping areas, businesses, schools and sporting destinations, the routes offer a level of service not seen before in Christchurch.

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13 Major Cycle routes

Descriptions and latest progress for each of the 13 Major Cycle Routes, which will connect suburbs to the Central City via local attractions.

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Have Your Say

Keep an eye on this page or Have Your Say to stay updated on the routes coming up for consultation.

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Major Cycle routes newsletter

Improvements on the network of cycle routes are ongoing. Sign-up to get email updates on progress.

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About the Major Cycle routes

The community asked for it and this is how the Council developed plans for a network of 13 cycleways in Christchurch.