At the end of 2017, we wrote to NEXUS to congratulate them about securing government funding for the new Metro train fleet. This is a great opportunity to allow normal cycles on the metro by creating “flexible user space” on the new carriages. We had asked for this in our reply to their consultation.
What is happening? The step taken by NEXUS looks encouraging. They told us, that
“There will be further engagement between passengers and suppliers as the process develops in which we can explore how this could increase the possibility for people to travel with bikes.”
The bikes on metro trial was then expanded into the evenings and week-ends:
So the future, as we see it today, looks positive, as bikes on metro could become a reality with the arrival of the new carriages!