Major cycle routes

A network of Major Cycle Routes is being built connecting suburbs, shopping areas, businesses and schools. The new cycleways offer safe and direct routes around the city, help to reduce congestion and make our city a greener, healthier place to live.

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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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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.