Catching a show on Red River? Eating on the East Side? Paddleboarding at Zilker? All of the above?
Hop on a B-cycle and coast your way through the People’s Republic of Austin.
B-cycle riders, April is Earth Month! Parking and Transportation Services is hosting a UT B-Cycle Miles Challenge that encourages UT students to collectively ride 200,000 miles through the B-cycle bike sharing system to celebrate Earth Month. So far, over 100,000 trips have been taken by UT students on our B-cycle bikes!more
Austin’s bike share system surpasses previous overall use record from 2015. This year saw a nearly 50% increase in bike share usage compared to 2017 and set an overall system record for the festival at 23,526 trips! Here are some of the numbers we took pride in:more
Camille J. Park
It’s Christmas in July for Austin commuters because we’re adding three more stations to our system to make your commute or short-distance excursion even more convenient.
These new stations are up and running Henderson & 9th outside of Whole Foods, Barton Springs and Sterzing across from Chuy’s, and Cesar Chavez and Congress. Along with the three stations are 45 new bikes, 40 of which have small...more
Camille J. Park
First-time visitors and long-time natives never tire of Austin's plethora of wall art. It's no surprise that cyclists are using Austin's murals to step up their #baaw game.
The hashtag is often found on Instagram, partnered with a photo of a Bike-Against-A-Wall, hence, baaw. Anyone can take one, and we found a couple that can be easily found during a tour around downtown on a B-Cycle or on your own bike.
Hi Austin B-cycle riders!
Austin B-cycle is starting the year with a bang! You will now be able take our fast, fun transportation on longer trips, to more places, and have more bikes and docks available to you.
Now ride up to 60 minutes on your membership:
You asked, and we responded! The biggest news is the jump from...more
Has a full station ever happened to you?
Running into packed stations when you need to end your trip should happen less often starting this week because we’re expanding 12 of our most popular B-stations.
More docks mean more room for bikes and less of a chance that you’ll encounter a full station. By increasing the capacity of the station, it will also empty out less often, so you should always have a bike waiting for you at the...more
Every month during summer we'll be updating you guys with a new route to take around our fine city. Take these self-guided rides at your own pace. Ride off the beaten path and find something new about Austin!
Each ride will have a Google Maps enable route, you can follow visually or listen along for directions. Want to take a pitstop somewhere not on the route? No problem, your phone's GPS will keep you updated on your...more
As a low cost transportation alternative, Austin B-cycle is making our bike share system a viable solution for low-income individuals in the Austin area. Our mission is to improve the mobility, economy, and health of Austin and the “B-cycle for All” program will work to ensure that we are serving all of our entire community.
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As a B-cycle member, you get access to nearly 400 B-cycle bikes around...more