Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is committed to making cycling a safe, enjoyable and practical mode of transport.


The following free services are available to anyone who lives, works or studies in the borough:

Cycle Skills: Get tailored training at a level suited to your needs, or book a lesson for the family (with up to three participants)! Choose from Basic (off-road environment), Urban (quiet local roads) or Advanced (complex junctions and busy roads).

Book Basic Book Urban Book Advanced Book Family

Schools Cycle Training: For schools wishing to book a course, see more details and book here.


Other services provided by Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

Dr Bike Sessions: Have an experienced mechanic check that your bike is in good order. No need to booking, visit RBKC Dr Bike page for dates and details.

Maintenance Courses: Free bike maintenance courses are available at the Bikeworks Hub on Saturdays. Visit RBKC Cycle Maintenance Courses page for more details.

Try Before You Buy: If you want to start cycling but are unsure about the initial expense of buying a bike then consider 'Try before you bike’. Visit Peddle my Wheels for more details and to sign up.

Social Cycling Programme: We offer drop-in sessions in small groups, for beginner, intermediate and advanced riders. Please get in touch for details by emailing:

Free copies of cycle maps detailing routes in the borough are available from the TFL website.

For other cycling enquiries these contact information may be useful :