Fix your bike
Learn how to repair your bike or just get tuned up. Community groups across Boston will repair your bike at no cost, or show you how to do it yourself. Bike shops are also available if you need to buy parts or get your bike repaired.
Bikes Not Bombs
This program is only for children and teens. Bring your bike in and earn credits to use to buy used parts. Trained mechanics are also at the site to help you.
Boston Cyclists Union (BCU)
The BCU provides space for you to learn how to repair your bike and get help with basic repairs.
BOWDOIN Bike School
The Bowdoin Bike School offers free classes to help you learn how to fix your bike. Pre-registration is required.
Bike Mechanic Classes
The free, do-it-yourself skillshare provides the tools and guidance you need to repair your bike. The goal isn’t for them to fix your bike and send you on your way, it’s to help you fix your own bike! Check their Facebook and Twitter accounts for more details.
- Tuesdays from 4:30 - 7 p.m., at the corner of N Harvard St. and Western Ave.
- Wednesdays from 4 - 7 p.m., at the Oak Square Farmers Market
- Sundays from 2 - 7 p.m., at Union Square (Cambridge St and Brighton Ave) in front of Jackson/Mann
Femme/transgender/women can learn about bike repair in an all-female environment. Visit the Femmechanics website to learn more.
GRRRREASE TIME - Jamaica Plain
If your bike needs general repairs, these shops offer great services. We created a map of their locations, but you can also visit their websites.
Other Boston by Bike sections
Boston by Bike
An overview of the Boston by Bike guide.
Choose a bike
We've provided information to help you find a bike that's right for you!
We've provided information about some of the most common items that you might want to add to your bike, or get for yourself.
Plan a route
We've provided information to help you figure out the best routes for bike trips. This includes info about taking your bike on the T.
Ride your bike
Here's what to do before each ride, how to ride on Boston's streets, and tips for riding in different weather conditions.
Park your bike
We've provided information on where you should and should not park your bike.
Fix your bike
This is the current page.
Report a problem, learn the laws
We've summarized information about how to report a bike-related problem and included a summary of the Mass. General Laws about biking.
(Women) learn to ride
We spread the joys of biking and encourage more women and gender-nonconforming people to travel by bike.