Philadelphia Bike Laws

The general gist: a bicycle is a legal vehicle, entitled to the same rights and responsibilities as a car. One exception: bicycles are not allowed on highways.

In the street
Bikes in bike lanes
Vehicles in bike lanes
Equipment
Locking Your bicycle
Fines and Links

2014 Holiday Lights Ride

Join the Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia on our annual 7-mile leisurely Holiday Lights Ride through South Philly to visit some of the most festive blocks of South Philadelphia, followed by an after-party at SouthHouse bar. Click here for more details and RSVP here. Space is limited.