Road closures for York Sky Ride on Sunday, September 14
It’s Sky Ride York this Sunday, September 14, when cyclists take over the city – see what’s happening here.
The event will see roads closed along the route from 9am until approximately 5pm on the day, or as soon as possible after the event has finished to ensure the safety of everyone taking part.
The inner ring road will be closed at Lendal Bridge for general traffic for the duration of the ride.
St Helen’s Square
St Sampson’s Square
St George’s Field
Blue Bridge Lane
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People are asked to make use of the city’s Park & Ride network on the day.
Bus routes will be altered to ensure that access into and out of the city centre is maintained, whilst avoiding those roads closed as part of the route.
Revised timetables will be put into place: full details on the i-Travel website.
Castle car park will continue to be open on the day, however there will be reduced capacity to allow for one of the Sky Ride activation zones, featuring activities for residents and visitors to enjoy.
A traffic management stop/go process will be in place here to assist the smooth flow of traffic.
Esplanande car park will also be open and will have a traffic management stop/go system in place.
St George’s Field car park will be open but will have a reduced amount of spaces during the day.
Rowntree Park car park will be closed on both Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 September due to the Festival of Cycling taking place. There will be no access to parking inside the route.