Bicycle/Pedestrian Programs

The City’s goal is to provide a safe, convenient, efficient, continuous, and aesthetically pleasing transportation environment that is conducive to cycling and walking. The City of Gainesville Bicycle/Pedestrian Program seeks to facilitate the use of these alternative modes of transportation by focusing on infrastructure enhancements, safety and outreach.Click here for a timeline history of the Bicycle/Pedestrian Program

Try our bike share bike rental, you don’t have to fight for parking and a bike is always there when you need one!  $3 an hour, or first hour free with Annual pass (only $25). We currently have four stations for your convenience.
Sixth Street Station
Located at SW 6th Street just north of the roundabout at SW 2nd Avenue.  Accessible to Innovation Hub  and The Continuum properties

Bo Diddley Station
Located at the Bo Diddley Plaza in the middle of downtown along East University Avenue and SE 1st Street. This facility fronts the Gainesville City Hall and Alachua County Administration Building.

Rosa Parks Bus Transfer Station
Located at the Rosa Parks Downtown RTS bus Station, 700 SE 3rd St, and provides a direct link to the City’s transit system.  It is also just across the street from the fantastic, newly-opened Depot Park

SW 13th St. @ SW 3rd Ave (CVS)
Located at the corner of SW 3rd Ave and SW 13th St.  It is next to the CVS in Social 28, and conveniently situated right across from Tigert Hall and the University of Florida campus.

JOIN US! Membership in the Go Gainesville bike share is open to all members of the public 18 years of age or older and riders must have a valid credit or debit card to participate. For more information or to register, please visit the “Go Gainesville” bike share website at:

Program Contacts

Dekova Batey
Bicycle/Pedestrian Coordinator
(352) 393-8493 or

Public Works Planning Manager

"Online" Bike Map 

Request An Event

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