Cycling in Fulham
There’s been a noticeable increase in the number of people cycling in and around the Fulham area lately, and with good reason!

Fulham is a bustling place to be year-round, packed with locals and visitors alike. As with any busy borough, traffic on the roads can be both challenging and frustrating.

Opting to take your bike for a spin has lots of benefits, including:

Reducing traffic on the roads
Minimising your carbon footprint
Staying healthy and active
Exploring Fulham!

If you live in the area, or you’re a Fulham regular, then you’re in the right place. Fulham is home to some of the best cycle routes in London, as well as several cycle-focussed businesses!

When it comes to making your way around Fulham on two wheels, we’ve got you covered. From cycle routes to free maintenance services, this article is here to help you get back on your bike.

Cycle Routes in Fulham
The friendly people at Fulham Broadway BID have shared their favourite cycle route through Fulham, and here it is!

Mapped out carefully, this route covers all the main sightseeing spots in the local area. Passing through scenic parks, past beautiful architecture, along the Thames, and everything in between.

This route incorporates a range of terrains, including roads, footpaths, and the odd patch of grass. Whilst this may be a dream ride for some cycling enthusiasts, please ensure that you’re confident and well equipped for all areas of the route before setting off.

Here are just a few of Fulham’s best landmarks that you’ll pass on this cycling route:

Stamford Bridge
Fulham Palace
Fulham Broadway Station
The River Thames
Bishops Park
Pedal Back Cycling
If you find yourself cycling past West Brompton Station any time soon, Pedal Back Cycling is one of the best pit stops in Fulham.

Not only does the shop offer great bike maintenance services, but it also doubles up as a coffee shop! Choose from a wide range of ethically sourced drinks and treats whilst your bike is on the mend. Refueling is important, after all!

Pedal Back Cycling was founded by two South London ladies with a simple mantra - Bikes, Coffee and Lifestyle. They've done a wonderful job at creating a warm and welcoming place with an open workshop.

Free Bike Maintenance in Fulham with Dr. Bike
Dr. Bike is back due to popular demand!

Having set up camp in Normand Park every Saturday of August, the team tirelessly worked on maintaining the bikes of Fulham locals for free! Due to great feedback, the BID has decided to keep the initiative running throughout September and October.

Dr Bike can help you with...
  • Tire checks
  • Wheels
  • Gears
  • Saddles
  • Pedals
  • Brake function
  • Frame alignment
  • Simple repairs on site
For anything too complex to be fixed there and then, you’ll be given advice and a rough quote to take to a bicycle shop. Free coffee will also be available to those having their bike serviced!

Fulham Broadway BID will be hosting the Dr. Bike sessions in Ravenscourt Park and Normand Park alternating Saturdays throughout September and October. To find out more, please click here.

So, there you have it, just a few more reasons to dust off the bike and get cycling in the local area once again. Start small and cycle your commute once a week. It’ll be second nature before you know it!