News and Events

Check out our Calendar for upcoming events and our current hours of opening.

Call purple bikes at 519-661-3774 if you have any questions.

January 20th, 2014
Purple Bikes has re-opened after the holiday break.
We're still located on the first floor of the UCC, south of the Mustang Lounge, in UCC 149. We're open Monday through Thursday, 4 - 7pm.

April 26th, 2013
Purple Bikes is now open in our new first floor location, UCC 149
We're now open Monday through Thursday, 4 - 7pm for your bike fixing and renting (as available) needs!

January 7th, 2013
Update: Winter 2013 
Purple Bikes is CLOSED for relocation
Watch this space for details about our grand re-opening in a sweet first-floor (UCC) location!

Who We Are

Purple Bikes is a non-profit cycling co-operative where anyone and everyone can access affordable bicycle rentals and parts, as well as free advice and training. Our mission is to promote cycling in the London community, where cycling is the most economical, healthy, and environmentally friendly way to get around.

What We Do

Bike Workshop

Come by our shop to learn about bicycle repair and/or volunteer. A $5 membership (valid for 4 months) gives you access to our tools and expertise and lets you purchase affordable new and used bicycle parts from our inventory. Learn more >



Bike Rentals

Purple Bikes also offers an affordable bike rental service. You can rent for a day, a week, or a month at a time, and get around the city faster, cheaper, and with more freedom than by bus and car. Learn more >


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