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Cycles on public transport

Make cycling part of your journey

It’s easy to make cycling part of your daily commute to work or school!

Cycle storage at your station

Cycle to your station and store your bike with peace of mind by using one of our free-to-use cycle storage facilities at any of the bus, Metro or rail stations across the West Midlands. The type of storage available varies by station, so be sure to check below before you travel.  

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Cycle Hubs

Available at Rowley Regis, Longbridge, Selly Oak and Stourbridge Junction rail stations. Cycle Hubs offer the most superior cycle storage in the West Midlands.

Why choose the Hub…

  • It’s free of charge with no deposit required
  • Spacious and fully covered storage keeping your bike from going to rust
  • 24 hour smartcard access
  • CCTV monitoring and emergency help points

Its easy to apply and free of charge.

Secure Cycle Hubs are also available from Virgin Trains at: Birmingham International, Rugby and Coventry Stations.

Access hours vary and you can gain access by talking to the staff at the Ticket Offices at these Stations. For more information speak with station staff or contact Virgin Trains directly. 

Lockers and stands

Cycle lockers offer safe storage and weather protection for your bike, and are available to hire annually at many rail stations. You can have lifetime access for a £20 returnable deposit, which ensures that there is always a reserved locker just for you. Availability is currently limited, so please check our facilities map for more information. You can apply online for a locker.

Cycle stands are placed at many locations across the network. Feel free to secure your bike to any stands available. Please note the cycle locker terms and conditions also apply to stands. 


You can carry your bike on most trains in the West Midlands, but operators do have differing policies. You may need to reserve a spot for your bike beforehand or check the time of day that you can travel with your bike onto the train. 

Check before you travel at National Rail Enquiries 

Bus and tram

Only folding bikes are permitted on buses and trams in the Network West Midlands area. You can hire one for a low daily rate at one of three Brompton Docks in Birmingham City Centre. 

Visit Brompton Bike Hire to find out more. 

Cycle hubs

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Safety & maintenance

Hints and tips to keep you and your bicycle safe.    

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Bike hire

If you don't own a bike, why not hire one?                      

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Find a cycle route

We’ll help you find the routes you need to get on the road.

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