If you’re looking for the bikes on trains reporting form, click here. Welcome to the Sheffield Cycle Routes website – the definitive guide to getting out and about by bike in Sheffield and South Yorkshire. We run this site at our own expense to encourage people to start cycling – if you find it helpful… Continue reading Welcome to Sheffield Cycle Routes!
Hook of Holland via Hull on the Rotterdam ferry. (with P+O ferries – no other ferries are available for this route!) Context: We had booked a special exhibition at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, and wanted to use the Bromptons for a bit of an adventure going over. (We returned on the Eurostar direct from Amsterdam… Continue reading Go Dutch!
Travels in the Basque Country
Last Night’s Cycle Forum
Sheffield to Dublin
Sail-Rail from Sheffield to Dublin – What’s it like? I got the train to Holyhead on Oct 2nd, the day after a strike, so I was a bit worried that my journey would be disrupted. Although Northern had cancelled the 09:14 stopper, the 09:11 express was running and they even took the time to attach… Continue reading Sheffield to Dublin
New Route in “Further Afield”
Active Travel Update – July 2022
Transport in France
Local transport in Pau Voie Vertes (Greenways) COVID Precautions France has kept some COVID Restrictions in place. Masks are obligatory on Public Transport and you need a Covid passport, showing that you have been vaccinated twice, to enter restaurants, bars, museums etc. Consequently, as over-65s we felt much safer going into these places and using… Continue reading Transport in France
Integrated Rail Fail
E-Bike page updated
Our e-bike page is updated monthly with all the latest info. Visit Now! Electric bikes (e-bikes) explained
A Long View of Longdendale
I was a latecomer to car culture, and still not that keen on the metal boxes so I’ve been attempting to get across the Pennines by bike or by public transport ever since I arrived in Sheffield in 1974. I don’t think I ever got the chance to travel across the Woodhead line – I… Continue reading A Long View of Longdendale