Sustainable UCL


Supporting cycling at UCL

UCL has a range of support available to support our staff and students to cycle safely and confidently to, from and around campus. This includes providing safe cycle routes, more showers, secure bike parking and cycle confidence training.

Cycling initiatives 


A sign saying Free Bike Checks in front of a stall with people repairing bikes.

Cycling tips and advice

There are so many benefits to commuting to UCL by bike. Here's some advice and tips to get you started.

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Bike facilities and security

UCL aspires to create a campus where students and staff are safe to leave their bikes securely and take a shower before they start their day.

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Bike Buddy Scheme

New or getting back into cycling? Unsure of the best route for your commute? Want to cycle with someone else? UCL’s Bike Buddy scheme can help.


Cycling Posters and Screens

Sometimes travel is unavoidable, so UCL has partnered with Trees for Life to create UCL Grove for UCL staff and students to offset their carbon emissions.