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Glasgow’s bikeshare scheme: trends in use

May 2023

The development of Glasgow’s bikeshare scheme is pertinent to a range of local and national transport policies aiming to encourage more people to walk, cycle, and use public transport, thereby promoting a shift away from car use towards more sustainable transport options.

This report provides insights into how the scheme has evolved and the growth in its usage from its inception in July 2014 until the end of July 2022. The report also discusses the potential health and environmental benefits of the scheme and examines its potential impact on transport inequalities in the city. Additionally, suggestions regarding how and where the scheme could be developed and expanded in the future are presented.

The infographic below highlights key information from the report.

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Glasgow’s bikeshare scheme: trends in use

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