Train & Bike

To really travel green, consider the train! The TER and other trains are a practical way to get back to the start, or vice-versa, to organize a weekend get-away or simply to skip a stage or two.

In UK

  • You can find train timetables and plan your journey in the UK on the National Rail website www.nationalrail.co.uk

In France 

  • Most TER allow you to take your bicycle on-board free of charge, as hand luggage in designated spaces
  • Some Intercity and TGV trains offer several spaces for bikes, generally with prior booking
  • On this site you can find the location of stations on the route maps and practical information about the trains in the ‘details’ section of the stages
  • Check for SNCF offers before departing.
  • You can find the routes and timetables on TER websites for the following regions:

For your own comfort and that of the other users:

  • avoid boarding trains with a bicycle during rush hour
  • look for bicycle signs on the carriages
  • arrive early to avoid delays when departing
  • don’t ride your bicycle in stations
  • travel light!