Alternative Transportation

Parking is expensive and limited. Traffic congestion is a problem. New recruits look for companies with robust transportation programs.

Bikes are a core part of a good alternative transportation strategy.

If more of your employees ride a bike, you have fewer cars to accommodate, less strain on parking resources and lower infrastructure costs.

A parking space in a paved lot costs about $2,500 and often as much as $30,000 in a parking structure. You can fit 6-12 bikes in a single parking space, greatly reducing the cost per employee.

To encourage more employees to ride a bike, support bike commute programs with secure and convenient bike parking, showers, incentives and education.

Discourage motor vehicle trips during the workday by having a fleet of company bikes. They’re great for short trips, from building to building, on large corporate campuses or in urban areas.

Learn how some of the world’s best companies are doing it.

Mozilla Bike Fleet: momentum to their mission

Williams-Sonoma: the right tool for the job

The World’s Coolest Companies Win with Bike Fleets

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See what Fast Company had to say about this.

Then contact us to see how we can help your company build a sustainable bicycle program.


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