Welcome to Gear Bike shop

Gear bike shop is situated in the heart of Glasgow’s West End, 2 minutes from Glasgow university and right next to Kelvin grove Park.

A warm friendly atmosphere awaits you, where you can hire a bike, get your bike fixed or even buy a new one!

What's going on?

We're proud to announce we're part of the Green Commute Initiative (any bike at any price!) Check out how much you can save with this Cycle To Work scheme!

Cycle off the january blues with a trip down to see us , our workshop will get your bike back on the road in no time !!

spring is just round the corner !!!! remember were open 7 days ....

kids bikes ?? check out the wonderful range of lightweight kids bikes here - www.frogbikes.co.uk 

Gear has now partnered up with the fabulous WWW.FREEWHEEL.CO.UK ! , browse loads of cycling products then click and collect at the shop !


Instore at gear bikes you will find everything from small parts / accessories / used adult & kids bikes / new bikes / trade in's / upstairs workshop / wheel building ( by our inhouse wheelbuilder ) rental bikes / electric bikes / hybrid bikes / road / single speed bikes & kids bikes.  

we pride ourselves on good old fashioned customer service !! 

Cycle hire always available! with free helmets and locks !!

Scotland’s best loved cycle hire place, bookings now being taken FOR 2020 ! check our our new online booking service !  

Glasgow is fast becoming the main hub for our adventurous cycling friends from all over the globe ! flying in to glasgow airport then a short trip to gear bike shop  .....with railway stations like glasgow queen st & glasgow central stations only 2 miles from our shop you can see why the whole of scotland is so good for cycling adventures ......here is a couple of great websites for you to check out some of scotlands finest cycle routes .... https://www.visitscotland.com   

See Scotland by bike this year: check out our online rental system to make a hassle free booking for your next cycling adventure!

National Cycle Network, Scotland

Cycling in Scotland

World Cycling Championships: Glasgow to host inaugural 2023 event

Store Hours
  • Monday to Saturday 10am till 6pm
  • Sunday 12pm till 5pm
Get in touch
We're in the West End


You can hire a bike from us from a couple of hours to a couple of weeks. They come with everything you need from lights to locks. The perfect way to get around Glasgow.



No need to book your bike in with us, just turn up. Our mechanics are the best around. We can handle everything from punctures and broken spokes, to complete tune-ups and rebuilds.


A Little Bit About Gear


Gear Bike Shop has been servicing Glasgow’s cycling community now for over 20 years.   joe , iain & sandy are always on hand !

Now a staple of Glasgow’s West End, Joe and his team will always be happy to fix your broken bike and help get you back on the road again! any day, any time just pop your bike in and we will be happy to text you a quote for any jobs.

We boast one of the fastest reply/turnaround services in the business, check out our service page! We sell hybrid, mountain, BMX and road bikes with models from Ridgeback, Genesis,  GT, Pashley and FROG !

With xmas fast approaching we can take care of your childs cycling needs , instore we have the brilliant FROG BIKES measuring chart ! great for sizing them up . 

We have a wide range in store and can help find your perfect bike

Come find us

Gear Bikes is located next to Kelvingrove Park and Glasgow University

19 Gibson Street, West End, Glasgow, G12 8NU →

You can get to us by the following:

  • Bike
  • Car (parking outside)
  • Bus (4/4A/15)
  • Kelvinbridge Underground Station
  • Walk – Gear is just two minutes from Kelvingrove Park.
  • We are located straight across from the famous “Stravaigan” Restaurant on Gibson.
  • Just two minutes from Glasgow University

Get in touch

Send us an email at sales@gearbikes.com

Call us on 0141 339 1179

Ask Us Anything