London bike map
Map of London bike. London bike map (England) to print. London bike map (England) to download. In recent years, the City of London has made considerable efforts to improve its biking network. Many tracks have been added to the London Bike Map and the "Santander bikes" self-service bike service has been put in place. When all the safety precautions are followed, the bike is an exceptional way to enjoy London, as the map shows.
Santander bikes is the name of the self-service bike system, designed for short-distance travel in central London (see London bike map). The " bike network" consists of 400 stations with more than 6,000 bicycles throughout London. This self-service system allows bikes to be used 24 hours a day throughout the year.
London public bike scheme is a great way to travel around the city – and the first half hour is free. Grab yourself a bike and get riding today. You can hire bikes using London public cycle hire scheme, Santander Cycles (see London bike map). There are more than 750 docking stations and 11,500 bikes to hire around London. It costs £2 to access a Santander Cycles bike for 24 hours; the first 30 minutes of each journey are free. For longer journeys, it costs an extra £2 for each additional 30 minutes. Bikes can be hired using a bank card at the docking station, or using the official app.