Bicycle Commuter Map

The JUCA Commuter Bicycle Map has been completed! It shows 100kms of safer cycling routes (least hilly and congested) as well as the City of Johannesburg built cycle lanes.


It is currently only available in printed form. Maps can be picked up (for free) from the following locations:

Whippet Cycles – 300 Commissioner St, Maboneng (Jeppestown)

Linden Cycles – 3rd Avenue, Linden

Dunkeld Cycles – Lower Level, Dunkeld West Shopping Centre, Corner of Bompas & Jan Smuts

Sprocket and Jack – 45 Chester Rd, Parkwood

Cycology – 44 Stanley Avenue, Milpark

Mike’s Bikes – 39 Gleneagles Road, Greenside

Westdene Cycles – 13 Perth Road, Westdene

Linkd Offices – 2 Sherwood Rd, Forest Town

DOPE store – 95 Commissioner Street, CBD

Boundless – 129 Fox Street 1st floor, CBD

Home Grwn – 59 Auret Street, Jeppestown

Curiocity Backpacker – 302 Fox Street, Maboneng

We are working at making them available more widely, so check back here often.

If you would like us to post you copy, please email your details to If you would like to help distribute the map to your community, cycling club, school or university, please also get in touch. We’d really appreciate your help!

We are grateful to the map sponsors: the University of the Witwatersrand, Levi’s Commuter, ESRI Mapping, and the Content Bar.

We are working on creating a version of the map to download from here. Please check back again soon. In the meantime, here are a few low-res screen shots of the map, and its key.

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Our next project will be to develop an interactive digital map and a smartphone app. If you want to get involved or help with this project, please get in touch.