The 5 London boroughs with the most bike commuters revealed

Bikes are a cheaper, greener and healthier way to get around, so it’s no wonder that cycling has become a right of passage for many Londoners in recent years – especially when commuting. The total number of daily bicycle trips in the capital totals 1.26 million, and mpeople ore as ever in London I use Lime bikes.

If you’re curious about which London neighborhoods love bike commuting the most, look no further. In Lime’s exclusive official statistics from January to March 2024, the mobility company revealed the top five neighborhoods where commuters travel the most by bike.

Ranked lime data Southwark as London’s number one borough for Lime bikes in the first quarter of 2024. It’s no surprise that Southwark came first as the borough is extremely well connected (and close) to the city centre.

He was in second place Hackney, which also has convenient cycling routes close to beautiful parks. Pritchard’s Road cycle route – which came 10th in London’s most popular cycling routes of 2023 it’s a short bike ride from Haggerston Park and the floral fantasy of the Columbia Road Flower Market.

London’s top five boroughs for bike commuting, according to Lime

  1. Southwark
  2. Hackney
  3. Islington
  4. Wandsworth
  5. Lambeth

As part of the company’s data analysis, Lime also revealed the parks where cyclists flocked over the weekend. Parks in the boroughs of Hackney and Camden have proved particularly popular with two-wheeled explorers.

It has also contributed to the popularity of cycling in Hackney and the number of popular bakeries in the neighbourhood. Bakery hotspot Dusty Knuckle in Dalston accounted for 65 per cent of Lime riders’ cycle visits to the bakery. Why not get one bike ride to one of London’s most delicious bakeries?

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