Eurovelo Routes

Discover Europe by bike!

Welcome to the – the website for people interested in cycling in Europe.

EuroVelo is a network of 14 long distance cycle routes connecting and uniting the whole European continent.  The routes can be used by cycle tourists as well as by local people making daily journeys.  EuroVelo currently comprises of 14 routes and it is envisaged that the network will be substantially complete by 2020. 

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Latest news

The American way - The United States' cycling networks explained

In the second contribution to our newsletter from American counterparts, the Adventure Cycling Association, we look at the genesis and development of the two complementary cycling networks that cross the U.S. today - The Adventure Cycling Route Network consists of nearly 45,000 miles of mapped adventure trails, both on- and off-road, while the constantly growing United States Bicycle Route System now boasts over 6,000 miles of publicly-owned, numbered routes, with and official signing system recognised by state transportaition authorities.

Read more Oct 29, 2014

A Breton Adventure: Cycling EuroVelo 4 in France

This summer Marit Espeland from the Norwegian National EuroVelo Coordinator – the Norwegian Public Roads Administration – decided to swap the dramatic fjords of her home country for the inviting coves and fishing villages of the Brittany Coast in France using EuroVelo 4 – Central Europe Route. We caught up with her last month to hear how she got on.

Read more Oct 13, 2014

A 16,000 km long Odyssey from Hong Kong to London

In Prague last week, ECF Vice-President Daniel Mourek met with Jack Cheung, a cycling tourist from Hong Kong who is using EuroVelo routes for the last stage of his epic 16,000 km journey from his home city to London. Only 2,000 kilometres to go!

Read more Oct 10, 2014

A day at the seaside- taking on the wild winds of EuroVelo 12

Many of our regular readers dream of taking several months’ break to take on a long distance cycle tour across Europe or even further afield. Here at ECF we do all do too, but unfortunately these opportunities only come along every so often. With the close proximity of EuroVelo routes to so many Europeans, however, adventure is never too far away; even if only for a weekend. Jesús and Ben from the EuroVelo team share their impressions of a one-day tour in Belgium and the Netherlands.

Read more Aug 25, 2014