It can be quicker and more direct than using a bus or train and you can go a bit further than you can if you are just walking.
Plan your route. Use the Walking and Cycling map
Get some training and sharpen your skills.
Follow the highway code.
Be considerate and be safe. Check out the Safe Cycling Guidance.
Use a good lock your bike somewhere safe when you arrive – a D Lock is best!
Stay Safe! Make sure you let somebody responsible know where you are going.