Getting a bike

Information about options for getting a bike, the Cycle to Work scheme, and discounts available at local bike shops.

UniCycles is the University of Edinburgh’s student e-bike hire scheme

University of Edinburgh employees can make savings on the cost of a bike and equipment for commuting to work.

The University has a fleet of 8 eBikes for staff to borrow on a trial basis.

Staff can apply for an interest-free bike loan to purchase a bike or motorcycle and associated safety clothing and equipment.

Information about where to buy second hand bikes in Edinburgh

Discounts at local bike shops are available for University staff and students.

Adaptive bikes make cycling accessible to people with disabilities and long-term health conditions. The Edinburgh All-ability Bike Centre has a wide range of adaptive bikes to try out.