Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call. LET’S GO


Downtown is the epicenter of Austin’s 24/7 idea exchange. This is where enterprises headquarter and entrepreneurs incubate, all harnessing our city’s incredible talent pool, business-friendly infrastructure and uniquely collaborative culture. LET’S GO


Downtown Austin offers residences to suit any style, whether you’re renting or putting down roots. This is where city excitement meets creature comforts – your walkable new neighborhood puts both nightly entertainment and daily essentials within easy reach.LET’S GO


Bike Downtown

Two wheels, infinite options.

Pedal past traffic and enjoy some outdoor exercise.

The advantages of biking

The City of Austin's Bicycle Route Map shows routes throughout the city and can help you choose the safest and most convenient route to get to downtown without any congestion. Whether you ride your bike from home or bring it on the bus or train, bicycling is a great way to zip around downtown without having to worry about parking. Remember that cyclists must obey all traffic laws applicable to vehicle operators.

Major Bike Routes

 Three downtown paths worth noting:

Bicycle Parking

The City of Austin has installed hundreds of bicycle racks for public use around downtown.


Bikes on Buses and Trains

All Capital Metro buses have bike racks, and all MetroRail trains have bike hooks. If the racks or hooks are full, cyclists may stand in the aisle with their bikes, as long as there is room for other passengers. Free bike parking is available at most Capital Metro bus stops, at MetroRail stations and all Park & Rides. 

Bike Rentals

Austin has numerous places to rent road, mountain, or city bikes. For rentals downtown:


Mellow Johnny’s


Austin Bike Tours & Rentals

Mike's Bikes and Tours


Streamline Cycles