How to travel more sustainably
If you want to travel more sustainably, consider a more environmentally friendly alternative to your car.
- electric vehicles, bikes and scooters
- walking or cycling
- bus and train travel
- car-sharing (also called car-pooling and lift-sharing)
As electric vehicles become more popular, we're increasing the number of locations where you can charge your vehicle.
Find out more about electric vehicles in Buckinghamshire, including:
- where to find charging points
- how to charge your vehicle at home
- how electric vehicles can be used in business
- our Electric Vehicle Action Plan
Electric scooters and e-bikes
You can hire e-scooters on short-term rental through the Zipp Mobility app.
For more information see Buckinghamshire electric scooter trial.
We have also launched a new electric bike hire scheme in Aylesbury and High Wycombe.
Walking, cycling and wheeling
Walking, cycling and wheeling are great ways to travel sustainably.
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Using public transport can be a greener and more economical travel choice.
See Bus passes and travel for more information about:
- bus passes
- travel options
Active travel schemes aim to encourage residents to do more local journeys by foot or bike.
The schemes can also have longer-term benefits including:
- reduced congestion
- improved air quality
- improved community cohesion
- better public health
Liftshare is a free car-sharing app that helps you:
- create a profile
- find other people to car-share with
- arrange free lifts
For more information, visit the Bucks Liftshare website.