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Biking

Biking Facilities

Racks are located conveniently throughout Vanderbilt’s campus for parking bikes. There are also showers and repair stations available for use throughout campus. See a map of all of these facilities here.

Visit Health Plus for more information including route planning, biking resources and local bike shops!

Vanderbilt University Police Department recommends registering bicycles that will be used on campus and locking bikes when they are not in use.

Nashville B-Cycle

Nashville is expanding its bike-share program to include a fee-based, automated kiosk system called Nashville B-cycle. Two kiosks is conveniently located near the Vanderbilt campus at the corner of 21st Avenue and Wedgewood and at the corner of 21st Avenue and Broadway near the Vanderbilt Law School. Click here for more information about the B-Cycle program!

Nashville GreenBikes

Nashville GreenBikes is an easy-to-use bike-share program that gives residents and visitors a healthy, and decidedly different way to experience Nashville. Riders can enjoy Nashville’s downtown, as well as the city’s extensive system of greenways, bike lanes and parks, on  comfortable, cruiser-style bikes. Registration and more information can be found at the GreenBikes website.

Scooters

Following Metro Nashville’s ordinance establishing a one-year pilot to allow dockless bike, electric bike, and electric scooter companies to operate in Nashville, Vanderbilt allowed the same companies, including Lime, bird, and Lyft, that obtained metro certificates and also agreed to Vanderbilt-specific guidelines to operate on campus. Read more here.