Local Links information on local travel options

Find active travel information ideal for those who have just moved to Suffolk, or have a new job, and want to check out the local active routes.

Website
Description
Walkit.com Specialised route planning for walks to work or for leisure
Living Streets The national walking charity; find out about Walk to Work Week and other event to get your workplace walking
Change4Life Find out how you could make a change to stay fit and healthy
Walks in Suffolk Find a local leisure walk you'll love
East Suffolk Line Walks Find walking routes along the East Suffolk Train Lines

Encouraging cycling to work

Watch our video about encouraging your employees to cycle to work:

Bury St Edmunds cycle map

Take a look at our new cycle parking map for Bury St Edmunds (PDF 2.7MB).

Download free cycle maps for Suffolk.

Useful websites

Website
Description
Suffolk Police Find out how to help your employees keep their bikes safe
Cycle Streets Journey planner to help you find the best cycle route to work
Suffolk Spokes People Cycling enthusiasts from across Suffolk who're keen to support cycling as a normal mode of transport
National cycle to work scheme guidance Practical advice on introducing the scheme at your workplace
Sky Ride Find a social bike ride near you
British Cycling What's hot in the world of cycling
Cyclist's Touring Club (CTC) The UK's largest national cycling membership organisation
Bike & Go Bike hire scheme at train stations (Ipswich, Lowestoft and Stowmarket)
Bike Register - Partners against crime The National Cycle database. A bike marking and registration system to protect your bike from theft

Encouraging bus travel to work

Watch our video about promoting bus travel to work:

Useful websites

Website
Description
Suffolk On BoardThe guide to passenger transport in Suffolk for planning bus and rail journeys
Ipswich Park & RidePark & Ride in Ipswich
Greater AngliaThe main rail operator for Suffolk
National Rail EnquiriesThe definitive source of information for all passenger rail services
Transport FocusAn independent public body set up by the government to protect the interests of public transport passengers
AccessAdvisrAccessibility information when planning your journey

Encouraging car sharing when travelling to work

Watch our video about encouraging car sharing to work:

Suffolk Car Share

Suffolk Car ShareFree online car sharing scheme to help you find a car share partner
Ipswich Park & RidePark & Ride in Ipswich

How to introduce a Cycle to Work Scheme

Watch the video below to find out how to start a Cycle to Work Scheme.

How to encourage cycling to work

Encourage your employees to cycle to work. It's a great way to stay in shape and feel energised!

Promoting bus travel at the workplace

Catching the bus can be a way that you can relax on the way home from work.

What are the benefits of car sharing?

Watch a short presentation about Suffolk Car Share to show you exactly how to use the site and how to find a car share partner!

Get involved

It's easy to get involved with free advice, support and employee incentives.

To find out more, and how we can help your business, contact local.links@suffolk.gov.uk.