The Way To Go Suffolk resources and guidance

The Way To Go Suffolk 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.

Walking

WebsiteDescription
Walkit.comSpecialised route planning for walks to work or for leisure
Living StreetsThe national walking charity; find out about Walk to Work Week and other event to get your workplace walking
Change4LifeFind out how you could make a change to stay fit and healthy
East Suffolk Line WalksFind walking routes along the East Suffolk Train Lines

Cycling

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

WebsiteDescription
Suffolk PoliceFind out how to help your employees keep their bikes safe
Cycle StreetsJourney 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 guidancePractical advice on introducing the scheme at your workplace
Sky RideFind a social bike ride near you 
British CyclingWhat’s hot in the world of cycling 
Cyclist’s Touring Club (CTC)The UK’s largest national cycling membership organisation 
Bike Register – Partners against crimeThe National Cycle database. A bike marking and registration system to protect your bike from theft

Bus and Train

Encouraging bus travel to work

Watch our video about promoting bus travel to work:

Useful websites

WebsiteDescription
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

Driving

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

Resource Videos

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 thewaytogosuffolk@suffolk.gov.uk.

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