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uGO by bike! Bike routes, programs and services are expanding to meet rising demand from cyclists. 

  • Good for your health 
  • Zero carbon emissions
  • Free and convenient parking

Biking 

Take advantage of more than 5 miles of dedicated bike lanes and off-road paths that go through University Circle as shown on our University Circle bike map. Once you arrive, you'll find convenient parking with more than 600 covered bike parking spaces at destinations across the district.

These maps show recommended routes that best connect you to University Circle on a bike.

Lake to Lakes Trail - Shaker Lakes to Lake Erie 

Harrison Dillard Bikeway - University Circle to Lake Erie

Euclid Avenue Bike Lanes - Downtown to University Circle


Looking to get out and explore University Circle on two wheels? Check out our recommended bike loops.

4 miles - Cleveland Cultural Gardens via Harrison Dillard and East Blvd

3 miles - Harrison Dillard, Wade Oval, Nash Walkway and Euclid Ave


Resources

Bike Cleveland

Bike Cleveland

Bike Cleveland is our region’s advocacy organization for people on bikes. Consult their helpful bike guide, bike education series and bike lane guidelines to get the most out of your bike commute!

NOACA

NOACA

Visit Northeast Ohio's regional planning agency's website for interactive bike maps and other resources to help you plan for a safe and convenient ride.

Bike Parking

Bike Parking

uGO's bike parking map will help you find the best place to park when you arrive.

Strava

Strava

Strava's mobile app and website allows you to track the time, distance and stats of your bike trips. You can sync Strava with your Gohio Commute account to automatically log your bike trips.

Shared Bikes & Scooters

The City of Cleveland permits private companies to operate shared, dockless e-scooters and e-bikes. The pricing depends on the company, but users typically pay $1 to start and then $0.15 to $0.39 per minute to ride. Using a shared e-scooter or e-bike requires an account with the respective company. Devices are unlocked using your smartphone's camera and the QR code located on the device. Use the live map in the respective scooter company's app to locate nearby scooters.

Shared e-scooters are available from 5:00am until 9:00pm daily are can travel to a max speed of 15 mph. 

Shared e-bikes are available 24/7 and can travel to a max speed of 20 mph.

Always wear a helmet while riding a shared e-scooter or e-bike. 

Resources

City of Cleveland's Shared Mobility Program

City of Cleveland's Shared Mobility Program

View guidelines for proper scooter and bike parking, report a problem, see permitted shared scooter and bike share vendors, and read through FAQs on the City of Cleveland's website.

Biking reduces stress as well as the risks of heart disease and stroke. Find biking routes and resources to help you get out on two whe...

Biking reduces stress as well as the risks of heart disease and stroke. Find biking routes and resources to help you get out on two wheels!

Biking reduces stress as well as the risks of heart disease and stroke. Find biking routes and resources to help you get out on two wheels!

Sunday, October 10 2021 | 6:00pm

Another day, another demo! Thanks to everyone who came out to get a free helmet and test ride courtesy of @ridespin. Come back out on...

Another day, another demo! Thanks to everyone who came out to get a free helmet and test ride courtesy of @ridespin. Come back out on Monday 9/11 at 6:30 to join @slowrollcleveland for a social ride through the neighborhood. #sharedmobility #safety #bikesafety #scooters #urbanmobility #bikecleve...

Another day, another demo! Thanks to everyone who came out to get a free helmet and test ride courtesy of @ridespin. Come back out on Monday 9/11 at 6:30 to join @slowrollcleveland for a social ride through the neighborhood. #sharedmobility #safety #bikesafety #scooters #urbanmobility #bikecleveland

Friday, October 8 2021 | 5:21pm

Thursday, September 30 2021 | 2:54pm

Get spooky next month and mix up your driving commute! The “Lake Eerie” Challenge starts October 1. Register at gohiocommute.com, t...

Get spooky next month and mix up your driving commute! The “Lake Eerie” Challenge starts October 1. Register at gohiocommute.com, then bike, walk, bus, carpool or telecommute in the month of October, log your trips, and win great prizes.

Get spooky next month and mix up your driving commute! The “Lake Eerie” Challenge starts October 1. Register at gohiocommute.com, then bike, walk, bus, carpool or telecommute in the month of October, log your trips, and win great prizes.

Tuesday, September 28 2021 | 2:37pm

85.5% of employees in University Circle get to work by driving alone. Check out our employer incentives page to see if your employer of...

85.5% of employees in University Circle get to work by driving alone. Check out our employer incentives page to see if your employer offers benefits for sustainable transit. https://www.ugointhecircle.com/benefits/employer-incentives

85.5% of employees in University Circle get to work by driving alone. Check out our employer incentives page to see if your employer offers benefits for sustainable transit. https://www.ugointhecircle.com/benefits/employer-incentives

Sunday, September 19 2021 | 6:15pm

Navigating the Circle from out of town, or the nearby suburbs can be tough! Use our trip planner to get the best directions for you. Wh...

Navigating the Circle from out of town, or the nearby suburbs can be tough! Use our trip planner to get the best directions for you. Whether you're biking, walking, carpooling, or driving we can help. #LinkInBio

Navigating the Circle from out of town, or the nearby suburbs can be tough! Use our trip planner to get the best directions for you. Whether you're biking, walking, carpooling, or driving we can help. #LinkInBio

Saturday, September 11 2021 | 12:55pm

One last chance to ‘Dine & Dash’ with us! Wednesday, August 25 at noon we’re talking shared e-scooters with representatives from...

One last chance to ‘Dine & Dash’ with us! Wednesday, August 25 at noon we’re talking shared e-scooters with representatives from the @cityofcleveland and @ridespin. Don’t wait to register! #sustainabletransportation #TDM #scooters #sharedmobility #universitycircle #uGO #DineandDash

One last chance to ‘Dine & Dash’ with us! Wednesday, August 25 at noon we’re talking shared e-scooters with representatives from the @cityofcleveland and @ridespin. Don’t wait to register! #sustainabletransportation #TDM #scooters #sharedmobility #universitycircle #uGO #DineandDash

Thursday, August 12 2021 | 11:13am

The average commuter to University Circle spends 9 days per year commuting. Join our Dine & Dash on ridematching for tips on revamping ...

The average commuter to University Circle spends 9 days per year commuting. Join our Dine & Dash on ridematching for tips on revamping your commute! #sustainabletransportation #greencommute #carpool #ridematching #TDM

The average commuter to University Circle spends 9 days per year commuting. Join our Dine & Dash on ridematching for tips on revamping your commute! #sustainabletransportation #greencommute #carpool #ridematching #TDM

Wednesday, July 28 2021 | 10:26am

Tuesday, June 22 2021 | 9:05am

At the next Dine & Dash virtual info session on sustainable transportation, we’re talking with community advocate and certified cycli...

At the next Dine & Dash virtual info session on sustainable transportation, we’re talking with community advocate and certified cycling instructor Diana Hildebrand with @devahd cycling on tips for improving confidence on two wheels. Join us! #biking #confidentcycling #dineanddash #leagueofamerica...

At the next Dine & Dash virtual info session on sustainable transportation, we’re talking with community advocate and certified cycling instructor Diana Hildebrand with @devahd cycling on tips for improving confidence on two wheels. Join us! #biking #confidentcycling #dineanddash #leagueofamericanbicyclists #LCI #sustainabletransportation #urbanmobility

Monday, June 14 2021 | 2:44pm

At the next Dine & Dash virtual info session on sustainable transportation, we’re talking RTA bus route changes, real time bus info a...

At the next Dine & Dash virtual info session on sustainable transportation, we’re talking RTA bus route changes, real time bus info and tips for new riders with staff from @ridertacleveland. Those who register will be entered into a raffle for a uGO to lunch ($40 value) prize pack. Join us! Regis...

At the next Dine & Dash virtual info session on sustainable transportation, we’re talking RTA bus route changes, real time bus info and tips for new riders with staff from @ridertacleveland. Those who register will be entered into a raffle for a uGO to lunch ($40 value) prize pack. Join us! Registration details are available at uGOinthecircle.com/events #publictransit #sustainabletransportation #universitycircle #commute #transit #transitcommute

Tuesday, May 4 2021 | 11:41am

Learn how your commute can be greener, more productive and less expensive at our fist uGO Dine & Dash session on the topic of vanpool o...

Learn how your commute can be greener, more productive and less expensive at our fist uGO Dine & Dash session on the topic of vanpool on Thursday, April 22nd at noon! Registration details are available at: uGOinthecircle.com/events

Learn how your commute can be greener, more productive and less expensive at our fist uGO Dine & Dash session on the topic of vanpool on Thursday, April 22nd at noon! Registration details are available at: uGOinthecircle.com/events

Tuesday, April 13 2021 | 11:56am

Skip the snowbrush when you take public transit! Choose to ride public transportation and save time you would need to clean off your ca...

Skip the snowbrush when you take public transit! Choose to ride public transportation and save time you would need to clean off your car and shovel your driveway. Find a route here: https://ugointhecircle.com/plan-your-trip

Skip the snowbrush when you take public transit! Choose to ride public transportation and save time you would need to clean off your car and shovel your driveway. Find a route here: https://ugointhecircle.com/plan-your-trip

Monday, December 28 2020 | 4:07pm

Our BlueLink Shuttle connects you to all your winter needs! Take in the snow on Wade Oval, then head over to popular holiday shopping s...

Our BlueLink Shuttle connects you to all your winter needs! Take in the snow on Wade Oval, then head over to popular holiday shopping spots in Little Italy and Coventry. • • • • • #shopping #transit #circlelink #bluelink #cle #cletransit #transportation #universitycircle #bussing #littlei...

Our BlueLink Shuttle connects you to all your winter needs! Take in the snow on Wade Oval, then head over to popular holiday shopping spots in Little Italy and Coventry. • • • • • #shopping #transit #circlelink #bluelink #cle #cletransit #transportation #universitycircle #bussing #littleitaly #coventry

Friday, December 18 2020 | 12:00pm

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! @ridertacleveland has decorated two RedLine rail cars and one car on the Blue and Green lin...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! @ridertacleveland has decorated two RedLine rail cars and one car on the Blue and Green lines with lights and decorations. Take a picture on the train, tag us, and we will send you a uGO transit pass and water bottle. • • • • • #transit #travel #...

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! @ridertacleveland has decorated two RedLine rail cars and one car on the Blue and Green lines with lights and decorations. Take a picture on the train, tag us, and we will send you a uGO transit pass and water bottle. • • • • • #transit #travel #holidays #cleveland #RTA #publictransit #rapid #railcar #seasonal #giveaway #thisiscle #CLE #winter #transportation #uGO #universitycircle

Monday, December 7 2020 | 3:17pm

Do you work in University Circle? We want to hear about your transportation experience. Take our 2020 transportation survey and be ente...

Do you work in University Circle? We want to hear about your transportation experience. Take our 2020 transportation survey and be entered to win one a gift card. #LinkInBio

Do you work in University Circle? We want to hear about your transportation experience. Take our 2020 transportation survey and be entered to win one a gift card. #LinkInBio

Thursday, November 12 2020 | 2:11pm

Did you know exercise in almost any form can combat stress? Relieve some election season stress by walking or biking in the Circle. •...

Did you know exercise in almost any form can combat stress? Relieve some election season stress by walking or biking in the Circle. • • • • • #biking #election #uGOinthecircle #UniversityCircle #Cleveland #Transportation #Walking #maps #stressrelief #exercise

Did you know exercise in almost any form can combat stress? Relieve some election season stress by walking or biking in the Circle. • • • • • #biking #election #uGOinthecircle #UniversityCircle #Cleveland #Transportation #Walking #maps #stressrelief #exercise

Friday, November 6 2020 | 3:16pm

How are you getting to the polls tomorrow? All day on Election Day: • Spin is offering $10 off your ride with the promo code SPINTOV...

How are you getting to the polls tomorrow? All day on Election Day: • Spin is offering $10 off your ride with the promo code SPINTOVOTE • Bird is offering a free ride for up to 30 minutes with the promo code VOTE2020 • Lime is offering two free rides up to 30 minutes each with the promo cod...

How are you getting to the polls tomorrow? All day on Election Day: • Spin is offering $10 off your ride with the promo code SPINTOVOTE • Bird is offering a free ride for up to 30 minutes with the promo code VOTE2020 • Lime is offering two free rides up to 30 minutes each with the promo code LIMETOPOLLS2020 • Lyft is offering 50% off (up to $10) one ride with the promo code 2020VOTE • Uber is offering 50% off round trip rides to the polls (up to $7 each). The discount is automatically applied when you use the in-app “poll finder” feature. • RTA bus, rail and paratransit rides are FREE. TY @clevefoundation! #GOTV #election2020 #electionday #VOTE #vote2020 #transportation #rolltothepolls #freedom

Monday, November 2 2020 | 12:40pm

Tuesday, October 13 2020 | 2:23pm

Tuesday, September 15 2020 | 3:24pm

Enjoy the last few days of Summer by exploring University Circle. We have created walking and biking maps to help you enjoy every momen...

Enjoy the last few days of Summer by exploring University Circle. We have created walking and biking maps to help you enjoy every moment! View the walking maps here: https://www.ugointhecircle.com/transportation-options/walking

Enjoy the last few days of Summer by exploring University Circle. We have created walking and biking maps to help you enjoy every moment! View the walking maps here: https://www.ugointhecircle.com/transportation-options/walking

Saturday, September 12 2020 | 11:01am

Monday, August 31 2020 | 12:13pm

Our Lake to Lakes Trail begins at Horseshoe Lake and takes you on a scenic path past the lower Shaker Lakes. • • • • • #bikin...

Our Lake to Lakes Trail begins at Horseshoe Lake and takes you on a scenic path past the lower Shaker Lakes. • • • • • #biking #cleveland #transportation #nature #lake #laketolakes #shakerlakes #lakeerie #neohio #universitycircle #cle

Our Lake to Lakes Trail begins at Horseshoe Lake and takes you on a scenic path past the lower Shaker Lakes. • • • • • #biking #cleveland #transportation #nature #lake #laketolakes #shakerlakes #lakeerie #neohio #universitycircle #cle

Saturday, August 22 2020 | 10:30am

Join us for our virtual speaker series Mobility in the Modern Era! We’re talking about Pittsburgh’s innovative approach to the futu...

Join us for our virtual speaker series Mobility in the Modern Era! We’re talking about Pittsburgh’s innovative approach to the future of transportation #LinkInBio • • • • • #cleveland #pittsburgh #cityofpittsburgh #universitycircle #innovation #zoom #speakerseries #transportation #sco...

Join us for our virtual speaker series Mobility in the Modern Era! We’re talking about Pittsburgh’s innovative approach to the future of transportation #LinkInBio • • • • • #cleveland #pittsburgh #cityofpittsburgh #universitycircle #innovation #zoom #speakerseries #transportation #scooters #biking #cle

Thursday, August 20 2020 | 9:30am

University Circle’s Harrison Dillard Trail provides a scenic route from University Circle to Lake Erie. • • • • • #univers...

University Circle’s Harrison Dillard Trail provides a scenic route from University Circle to Lake Erie. • • • • • #universitycircle #cleveland #biking #transit #rta #exercise #transportation #biketrail #harrisondillardtrail #scenic #nature #exploring #outdoors

University Circle’s Harrison Dillard Trail provides a scenic route from University Circle to Lake Erie. • • • • • #universitycircle #cleveland #biking #transit #rta #exercise #transportation #biketrail #harrisondillardtrail #scenic #nature #exploring #outdoors

Saturday, August 1 2020 | 12:02pm

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