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.

Please remember that purple bikes does not take payments by credit card or direct payment, although there are numerous bank machines in the UCC. Cash only please!

February 19th, 2015
Introduction to Bike Mechanics.
Purple bikes is proud to announce its first 5 part introduction to bicycle mechanics! Participants require no background knowledge or experience.
Click here for details.

Purple Bikes is excited to announce its upcoming Annual General Meeting on April 8th at (wherever it's going to be). Our annual AGM is the place to come to find out what Purple Bikes has been up to over the past year, and also to have a say as to what we do over the next one.
We will be presenting our annual report and proposed budget for 2015-2016, electing a brand-new executive, and ratifying our first ever constitution.
Individuals interested in running for our executive positions will have the opportunity to present a short speech and members will have an opportunity to ask questions of the candidates.

Participation is open to all Purple Bikes members, and membership is available always! There will also be food and prizes!


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 communi 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 for 1 month or $20 per year 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 3 days, 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 >


USC London Community Foundation Envirowestern CHRW Radio! UWO Campus Police