Cargo Bikes

Cargo Bikes

Helping you move more

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Moving more with cargo bikes in Bristol

These amazing bikes can help you move large items, or people, usually with electrical assistance.

Talk to us about cargo bike hire or demos.

Need to borrow a cargo bike to move something?

"Hire a rider" to help you move items with a bike. The value of our large cargo bike means we'll need to provide a trained rider as well.

Family cycling Bristol

More families are buying cargo bikes to move their children sustainably. Join the Bristol & Bath family cycling group on facebook or the Bristol & Bath Cargo Bikes group.

More peope are riding cargo bikes

Bristol or Bath's clean air zone and closure of the old city to cars are certain to increase the number of people using these pollution reducing transport solutions.

Yuba Kombi family cargo bike:

Some can move up to 1/4 of a tonne of goods or lighter versions are ideal for a big shopping trip, or simply move a child or two!

Bike Bristol's e-cargo bike taking equipment to an event:

A big thank you to Travelwest for a grant to buy this as part of thier initiative to reduce van usage by businesses.

Types of cargo bike

Theres a few different types of cargo bike:

Long tail cargo bikes Bristol

Longtails can carry children on the rear of the frame making these a great alternative to the car for the school run or trip to the park.

The Yuba Kombi below is a good example. The motor will make the load feel light and tackel hills with ease. Register your interest in buying a Yuba Cargo Bike.

Yuba Kombi- £3,449.00

Everyone's favorite compact cargo bike

The Kombi E6 offers more power and a greater range compared to its sibling, the Kombi E5. Easily carry two children, friends, and even a furry companion!

So easy to ride all over town

NIMBLE AND POWERFUL

Built to perform in every situation
The Kombi E6 is designed to cruise through the city with ease, thanks to its compact geometry and 24"" wheels. The powerful Shimano E6100 motor and 504 Wh battery will turn your daily commutes into a delightful breeze.

RELIABLE

Equipment designed to endure your everyday routine
Its wide 2.5-inch Maxxis tires and Chromoly steel frame provide great stability and comfort. The 11-speed transmission and hydraulic braking system ensure reliable performance, safety on any types of terrain.

Get in touch to try a Yuba Kombi / enquire about ordering

Small load cargo bikes

Urban Arrow - Shorty - £4000+

Nimble, versatile and yet incredibly powerful the Shorty is an excellent option for transporting cargo. With it being roughly the same length as a regular city bike, the Shorty’s load capacity surprises many.

Trailers!

Trailers are a practical way to carry a lot of gear without the need for a bulky (and often expensive!) cargo bike.

See reviews at https://www.cyclinguk.org/cycl...

Medium load cargo bikes

Urban Arrow Cargo (XL pictured below) comes in 3 sizes

The Cargo XL (above) loading capacity lies between 300 and 620 liter depending on the type of box you choose.

Weight bike 52Kg
Outer dimensions L 294cm x W 70cm x H 110cm
Platform size L 94cm x W 70cm
Max total weight 250Kg Bike + rider + load
Max front load 125Kg
Max rider weight 125Kg
Max rear load 25Kg

https://www.urbanarrow.com/en/...

Ridgeback E-Cargo

Want to take everything and the kitchen sink as well? We have it covered.There has never been a better time to ditch the car. Our E-Cargo bike uses Shimano's range topping STEPS E8000 system with a smooth 250w drive unit offering up to 70nm of torque this system offers you a powerful pedal assistance even when carrying the heaviest of loads. This means no matter what you have to move or what distance the E-Cargo will be able to rise to the challenge and get the job done. Backed up by a large battery with a total capacity of 504wh and quick charging time of only 5 hours and a possible range of up to 100km this makes the E-Cargo the perfect alternative to the car for the weekly shop or for inner city deliveries...

https://www.ridgeback.co.uk/bi...

Riess and Muller - Load 75

Feel the wind in your hair, enjoy the speed, quick stops and fast starting. And take as much with you as you need. This is what freedom feels like. With its low centre of gravity, Riese & Müller Control Technology and a huge loading surface, the Load 75 combines riding dynamics and load options, like no other E-Cargo bike. The strong, latest-generation Bosch Performance CX motor delivers hitherto unknown power. And the Load 75 is also extremely reliable, thanks to its high-grade components.

Raleigh Bikes


We are delighted to offer our E-Cargo bikes helping make sustainable, zero emission deliveries part of everyday business. There are many reasons why E-cargo electric bikes are a great investment for business, whether transporting items between sites, making last mile deliveries or as a replacement for commercial vehicles, an e-cargo bike is versatile, efficient and low cost.

https://www.raleigh.co.uk/gb/e...

Large load cargo bikes

MovE Cargo Bike

By far the cheapest large capacity cargo bike we could find.

Measurements:

– L: 2,25m W: 0,9m H:1,1m

– Weight: 55 kg

Carefully designed steel frame that can carry:

– 200kg

Backbox in aluminium to lower weight, with a lockable inner box

that contains the battery, and can hold smaller items

Quality electric motor system with a 36V, 15,6Ah, amounting to 25Kmh / 30-50Km range, depending on conditions and range.

From Sanitov: https://sanitov.com/product/ca...

The e-cargo trike by Icenci

E-CARGO TRIKE AVAILABLE FROM £10,050

http://www.icenicycles.co.uk/

Cycles Maximus

https://www.cyclesmaximus.com/

Rad Power bikes

https://radpowerbikes.eu/pages...

Maxpro worldwide

http://pedicabshop.com/cargo-b...

See more reviews here https://electricbikereport.com...

Cargo Bike Brands

Rad Power Bikes: https://radpowerbikes.eu/colle...

Riese & Müller models.

We've reinvented the wheel – time and time again. Constant optimisation results in outstanding E-Bikes. For athletes, commuters, families, bike tourists, tradesmen, and for everyone who simply loves cycling. There's no such thing as one E-Bike for everyone – but for everyone there is one E-Bike that’s right. And to find that ideal bike more quickly, you can filter our bikes according to your needs.

https://www.r-m.de/en-gb/bikes...

Pashley: https://www.pashley.co.uk/news...

Specialist cargo bike shops:

London: http://flyingdutchman.bike/

Links

Custom E-cargo fleets for businesses: https://e-cargobikes.com/

Cargo bike news:

https://cyclingindustry.news/e...

“This also finds evidence that e-cargo bikes have the potential to revolutionise first and last mile travel and logistics, replacing up to a quarter of commercial deliveries in cities, 50% of commercial service and maintenance trips, and 77% of private trips (e.g. shopping, child transport),”