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Bicycles are Essential!

Palo Alto Bicycles is open during these trying times to assist with your essential cycling needs!


We are doing our part to maintain physical distancing recommendations from the CDC and WHO and encouraging you to use our online store to purchase products. Purchases will be available for in-store or curbside pickup. Whether online or in store, our sales and service staff are on hand to assist you with any essential repairs or purchases you may need.

While visiting us in store please wear a facemask.

Please be patient we have been working overtime to work through the backlog.

Need to service your bike? Visit out handy online service scheduling app to book the next available spot. 

Schedule Here

See our store hours.

We encourage you to take a break from social media and the news to ride your bike. Get some fresh air, a dose of relaxation, and restore a sense of calm.  

Please try to respect the 6-foot rule.

We’ve been a staple of the Palo Alto community since 1930, and we’re proud to be led by the same family who founded our shop many generations ago. We carry the best brands and the most cutting edge bikes and gear. We’re also committed to our community, to our amazing customers, and to providing exceptional service to everyone who shops with us in-store and online.

Expanded In-Store Selection

We specialize in small, boutique brands. Check out some of the gear we love!

Specialty Brand Guide

Shop All Bikes


Shop the latest and greatest bikes from the industry's leading brands including Trek, BMC, Surly and Electra.

Cycling Apparel


Get the most out of your next ride with high quality, comfortable and stylish cycling apparel from Bontrager, Pearl Izumi and more.

Bike Helmets


Shop our wide variety of helmets, and make sure to keep yourself safe on the roads, trails, or just around the neighborhood.

Ride Tech

Palo Alto Bicycle Gear

Pick up your product in-store or have it shipped directly to your front door.

Bike Repair

Bike Repair

Our friendly, experienced technicians are devoted to keeping your bike on the road.

Bike Fitting

Bike Fitting

Feel fantastic and perform better on every ride with a professional bike fit at Palo Alto Bicycles.

Bike Trade In

Bike Trade-In

Turn your old gear into the hottest new product. Our trade in program is easy and fast.

Electrify Your Ride

We have a new location, right around the corner from our original shop, dedicated to electric, or pedal-assist, bicycles. E-bikes make riding easier and more enjoyable for all types of cyclists, whether you want to get to work faster or need a little boost on those famous San Francisco hills.
Check out the E-Bike Annex and go for a test ride today!