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by Confusedbycycling
19 Apr 2019, 7:54am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: German wants to reserve bikespace
Replies: 53
Views: 1538

Re: German wants to reserve bikespace

This may be just me, but in that instance I'd walk that distance rather than take the train. As you say, each to his own......................London is unique in Britain though; the tube obviates the need to know the way! Knowing the London underground visiting London as a teenager I have slight me...
by Confusedbycycling
18 Apr 2019, 9:53pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: cycle route maps mainz frankfurt regensburg
Replies: 8
Views: 344

Re: cycle route maps mainz frankfurt regensburg

The cyclemaps for Germany are "ADFC-Radtourenkarte". Here you can see how the maps cover Germany. https://www.fahrrad-buecher-karten.de/directdownload/171023_RTK-%C3%9Cbersicht_Fr%C3%BChjahrsprospekt2018_kon_cut.jpg It seems to me, you can also order them at Amazon UK. You also get them in...
by Confusedbycycling
18 Apr 2019, 12:26pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: German wants to reserve bikespace
Replies: 53
Views: 1538

Re: German wants to reserve bikespace

Perhaps you could persuade DB to take over all our railways! British people in Germany praise DB and do not understand, why nearly every German is swearing about DB. They always say, you should be pleased about your railway system, you do not know the British one. I am a little bit frighten using t...
by Confusedbycycling
18 Apr 2019, 9:15am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: German wants to reserve bikespace
Replies: 53
Views: 1538

Re: German wants to reserve bikespace

On the other hand: <https://www.greateranglia.co.uk/travel-information/your-journey/cycling/bikes-on-trains> gives the information: „Restrictions of non-folding bikes on peak services For the comfort and safety of all passengers, only folded cycles can be accommodated during busy times. This applie...
by Confusedbycycling
17 Apr 2019, 2:28pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: German wants to reserve bikespace
Replies: 53
Views: 1538

Re: German wants to reserve bikespace

Book journeys online through London-South Wales operator http://www.GWR.com because they reserve bikes online. I have tried this. But this site refuse to make a reservation for theGreater Anglia part of the journey [/quote="mjr"] Every train from Norwich to London Liverpool St is an inter...
by Confusedbycycling
16 Apr 2019, 8:35pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: German wants to reserve bikespace
Replies: 53
Views: 1538

German wants to reserve bikespace

I am German and I feel helpless to understand to go by train with a unfolded bicycle in the UK. In this year I want to make a cycle journey in Wales. So I try to get train tickets from Manningtree to Newport (South Wales) This are my problems. 1. Getting a bike reservation for the train Manningtree ...