Thinking of cycling to work, to school or for leisure?
Find out the best cycle route with the Basingstoke Cycle Network Map. The map below shows existing and proposed cycle routes across the town, including local cycle parking locations. For a paper copy of the map please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively Transport Direct provides a cycle route journey planner enabling you to plan your journey via the quietest, quickest or most recreational routes by postcode or address. To start planning your journey, visit the Transport Direct website
National Cycle Network Route 23 - Reading to Basingstoke
Forming a key section of the National Cycle Network (NCN) in Hampshire, this route is largely traffic free between Basingstoke Town Centre and Chineham, and then follows quiet lanes passing Silchester and then through West Berkshire and on to Reading.
The route is signed using the distinctive NCN blue signage with destination and distance information at key interchanges. You can download a copy of the route below.
National Cycle Network Route 23 - Basingstoke to Alton and New Alresford
An additional section of the National Cycle Network is now open linking Basingstoke with Alton and New Alresford. This 23 mile route provides for some excellent cycling and passes through the attractive villages of Cliddesden and Ellisfield.
This fully signed route uses a mixture of traffic free routes and quiet roads. A copy of the route can be downloaded below.
Find out about other cycle routes around Hampshire
Maps of other of routes in and around Hampshire can be found by visiting GPS Cycle Routes
Hampshire County Council (HCC) has also produced a series of leisure cycle routes within the borough and across Hampshire. Details of these routes are available on the HCC Cycling web pages
You can also download a map from the Sustrans interactive mapping site or contact them at Sustrans National Cycle Network Centre, 2 Cathedral Square, College Green, Bristol. BS1 5DD or phone 0845 113 0065.