SkyCycle, Proposals To Create Car-Free
Cycle Routes Throughout London

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Exterior Architecture, Foster + Partners and Space Syntax – a team who share Lord Foster’s passion for the benefits of cycling – have jointly developed SkyCycle, a new approach to transform cycling in the capital.

The proposed SkyCycle network follows existing suburban rail services and provides over 220 kilometres of safe, car-free cycle routes, which can be accessed at over 200 entrance points. Almost six million people live within the catchment area of the proposed network, half of whom live and work within 10 minutes of an entrance. Each route can accommodate 12,000 cyclists per hour and will improve journey times by up to 29 minutes.

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