Part of: Design Principles of Cycling [Draft Version]
Main Requirements For A Complete Cycle Network
A comprehensive, clearly visible cycle network is key to establish cycling as a normal, convenient, and safe transport option.
|Network ConnectivityMatch with need to travelUniform infrastructure and signageWayfinding tools, signs, pavement markingsIntegration with public transportAmple provision of bike parking
|Directness in terms of distance and time
|Appropriate infrastructure for street typeAvoid/reduce speed at conflictsClear visibility and consideration at junctionsSeparate from high-speed traffic
|Prevent conflicts between modesEase of finding destinationComprehensibility
Adapted from Crowe (2007)