The eight-mile circuit passes iconic London landmarks including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Bank of England and again goes south of the river with a loop over Waterloo Bridge, offering stunning views of London.
You can enter and exit at any point along the route, do as many laps as you like and come and go as you please.
A map of the 2017 FreeCycle route is available to download below.
There are seven Festival Zones along the route, offering riders a chance to stop and enjoy a huge range of free bike-based entertainment and to try out many different bike-based activities. Each Festival Zone will have secure cycle parking so participants can leave their bicycles safely to enjoy the fun.
Please visit our Festival Zones page for all the details of the entertainment on offer along the FreeCycle route.
Restrictions apply to the carriage of bicycles on public transport in London. For details, check www.tfl.gov.uk/cycling and plan your journey to and from Prudential RideLondon FreeCycle.
Please be vigilant and do make use of the bike parks available. Please bring your own bike lock and read our safety information.