Browse routes

With hundreds of routes to choose from, the National Cycle Network is a great way to discover the UK. 

  • National Route 82

    National Route 82 of the National Cycle Network will run from Bangor to Fishguard when complete.

  • National Route 822

    National Route 822 connects Aberaeron and Lampeter. Please see text below for details of open sections.

  • National Route 825

    Route 825 makes up most of the Radnor Ring route.

  • National Route 84

    National Route 84 of the National Cycle Network will connect Rhyl to Oswestry via the Vale of Clwyd and the Llangollen Canal. Most of the route is still under development.

  • National Route 85

    National Route 85 of the National Cycle Network in North Wales will run south from Chester to Wrexham and then head west towards Llangollen, Corwen and Bala to pick up Lon Mawddach at Dolgallau. A section of the route is open between Trevor and Llantysilio via Llangollen alongside the Llangollen Canal.

  • National Route 88

    National Route 88 of the National Cycle Network is a proposed coastal route between Newport, Cardiff, Bridgend and Margam Country Park.

  • National Route 881

    Route 881 travels north from Pontypridd and takes you into the valleys past Porth and joins Route 47 just south of the Lluest-Wen Reservoir.

  • National Route 883

    Route 883 is 4 miles long and links Blackmill with Nant-y-Moel, taking you through Ogmore Vale. At Blackmill the route joins Route 4 which takes you west to Port Talbot or east to Pontypridd.

  • National Route 884

    Route 884 starts at the Bryngarw Country Park and finishes at Blaengarw. It's traffic free and 8 miles long, making it perfect for families.

  • National Route 885

    Route 885 will connect Bridgend and Afan Forest Park. Some sections are still under development. See text below for details of open sections.

  • National Route 887

    Route 887 is a new route between Port Talbot and Afan Forest Park, allowing you to explore the beautiful countryside of Afan and its mountain bike centre.

  • Following the wide curving sweep of Swansea Bay, this route offers fantastic views across to Mumbles Head and the start of the Gower Peninsula. Starting at Swansea Marina, the path follows the coastline to the Victorian seaside town of Mumbles along the route of the former Mumbles railway.

  • A fun ride in south west Wales that showcases some of the areas rich, industrial heritage and beautiful natural scenery.

  • The Swiss Valley Cycle Route follows a disused railway line that climbs gently from the Millennium Coastal Park into the rolling hills above Llanelli past the peaceful Lleidi Reservoirs and on to Cross Hands.

  • This section of the Taff Trail travels between Cefn Coed Viaduct and Pontsticill Reservoir.

  • This remarkable journey starts in Wales' thriving capital with major attractions such as Cardiff Castle, The Millennium Stadium and Cardiff Bay to take in.

  • This short and spectacular ride into the heart of the popular seaside resort of Saundersfoot takes you from a quiet wooded valley, along a wonderful raised promenade up above the crashing waves of Carmarthen Bay and through a series of short tunnels carved into the cliffs.

  • An urban adventure through the heart of Caerphilly taking in the mighty Caerphilly Castle and some fantastic pit stops.

  • An easy, traffic free ride that takes in three of Wales' most picturesque parks. At Hengoed you pass the magnificent ‘Wheel of Drams' artwork, an eight-metre high sculpture, constructed from old coal carts, known as ‘drams'.

  • This short route is wonderful if you want to get away from the crowds and enjoy the rugged mountains of southern Snowdonia.

  • This fantastic route allows you to explore the industrial past of south Wales and gives you great views of the Welsh valleys and mountains.

  • A gem of a route along Route 47 of the Celtic Trail that takes in stunning country parks, breath-taking Valleys views, 2 superb artworks and an impressive 19th century railway viaduct.