Local Transport Today is the authoritative, independent journal for transport decision makers. Analysis, Comment & News on Transport Policy, Planning, Finance and Delivery since 1989.

Train operator accused of inconsistency over e-bike ban on Caledonian Sleeper

E-Bikes

Rhodri Clark
14 February 2022
Pedal bikes are allowed on Caledonian Sleeper but not e-bikes
Pedal bikes are allowed on Caledonian Sleeper but not e-bikes

 

A train operating company’s decision to ban e-bikes is not based on evidence but on perceptions skewed by battery safety issues on illegal e-scooters, according to Cycling UK. The charity also says Caledonian Sleeper’s ban brings further inconsistency to the rules around carriage of bikes on trains.

Caledonian Sleeper continues to accept ordinary bicycles but not electrically-assisted pedal bikes. The operator of sleeper trains between London and Scotland said the ban was introduced...

+85% more

 

Director of Buses
Isle of Man Government
Sea Terminal, Isle of Man
£77,887 to £85,496 p/a
Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU) Programme Administrator - Rail North Partnership
Transport for the North
Leeds
£28,990.00 - £34,588.00 Per Annum
Fleet Supervisor
Bedford Borough Council
Bedford
£36,648 - £38,223
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 
 
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2024 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design london by Brainiac Media 2020