Shops & Mechanics

We have some great independent cycle shops and mobile mechanics in Ealing. 

18 Queens Avenue, Greenford. UB6 9BX (Greenford Park Residents Association Hall - Basement)
Not-for-profit organisation. Sells new and refurbished donated bikes. Does repairs and services. Runs introductory to advanced maintenance courses and specialist courses on  Brompton and Wheel-building.  Provides mechanics to organisations, smoothie bike hire and training. Open Tue-Sat. map 

281 Acton Lane, Acton, W4 5DH. (020 8994 6893). 
Long established family shop with knowledgeable staff and friendly owner. Does repairs, has a large range of accessories and sells a wide selection of bikes.  Opens early and closes late (except Weds when it is closed all day). Well worth checking out. map 

67, The Broadway, Greenford, UB6 9PN. (020 8578 7863) 

A decent range. Services and repairs bikes. A couple of our members reported that they had good service at this

2A Goldsmith Road, Acton, W3 6PX. Opposite Acton Central Station. (t: 0203 556 5384, m: 07950 732341) 
Martin Potter, a former builder, set up this business in April 2011. As well as repairing bikes, the Repair Station sells accessories and new and second-hand bicycles. map

17 The Vale,Uxbridge Road, Acton W3 7SH  t:0208 749 7344
The people who run the Bicycle Repair Station opened this second shop not far from the first in June 2013. They share the same web site.  

Ealing Broadway Centre, Ealing W5 5JY
t020 8076 2130

The Ealing branch of this French-based sports chain, said to be the largest in the world with over 1500 stores in 49 countries, opened on 15 August 2019. It sells its own brand bicycles and accessories - B'Twin and Van Rysel. It also has a workshop for repairs.

168-69 The Mall, Ealing Broadway, Ealing W5 5LS  (t: 0208 2800100) and Quill Street, Hanger Lane, Alperton, Greater London, W5 1DP (t: 0208 991 9277) 
Part of the national chain, Halfords have two branches in Ealing and another just west of Southall.

9. Finish Line 
112 Broadway, West Ealing, W13 0SY. (020 85660044). 
Formerly "London Joggers". This sports shoe shop has embraced the micro-mobility revolution. As well as selling bicycles, it now sells scooters. They also offer same-day servicing. map 

Unit 22, Dickens Yard, Ealing, W5 2TD (07760 193949) Online Shop:
A small family business, run by Andrea Messa, which started as an online store. In September 2020 Andrea opened a shop in Dickens Yard. It specialises in selling bicycles from the Italian company Ganna, but will also sell accessories such as locks and cycle helmets. Bicycles serviced by appointment. 


Beatroute - Cycle repair, and maintenance classes

Magenta Self Storage Acton, 54-58 Stanley Gardens, London, W3 7SZ (t: 0773 287 3469)

Zoe and Fabiano offer wheel building, servicing and maintenance training. Hours are nominally 
10am to 6pm Mon-Fri , but visit by appointment only. (map)


Cycledelik - Mobile Bicycle Repair

Unit 30, 63 Jeddo Road, Acton W12 9EE
Tel: 03331230500
Not a bike shop but a mobile repair service. You can email them via their website, or call. They also have expertise in repairing electric bikes. 

Hands on Wheels - Wheel Building and Servicing 

West Ealing (m:  07703 046 871) 

Based in Drayton Green, Marcin Wilczynski specialises in building wheels but also does full services of bicycles.

Mobytek - Mobile Bicycle Repair 

West Ealing (m: 07879 206 375) 

Mobile bicycle repair service run by Simon Wainwright. Gets good reviews. Provides repairs and services on a wide range of cycles - from family bikes to professional racing machines.

Steve Newton - Mobile Bicycle Repair 

Hanwell (m: 07729 580726)

Steve Newton has 40 years experience in the cycle industry. His grandfather made racing bikes in the family shop. The shop has now closed, but Steve still does repairs, and gets very positive reviews on Facebook.  

Velo City Cycling - Mobile Bicycle Repair

Tel: 0333 5006500
Started in 2010, this Hanwell-based mobile bicycle repair service has received good reviews. They travel by motorbike to carry out repairs. It also runs service days where mechanics service a group of bicycles.

Velo Mec - Bicycle Repair & Fitting

Tel: 074636 77700
Velo Mec is run by David Eckersley, an accredited bicycle and e-bike mechanic. He is based in West Ealing and offers a free pick up and drop off service. He also carries out bike fittings.


Closed Shops

There Cycling - Closed October 2015 
60 Boston Road, Hanwell, W7 3TR (0208 568 8828)  
Opened in February 2011. Owner Jim Kent sold European urban cycles. From Dutch-built cargo bikes to Danish children's bikes and British brands like Cooper and Pashley. Closed in October 2015. 

Ealing Cycles - Closed 29 Dec 2018
 9 Bond Street, Ealing, W5 5AP (020 8567 3557). 
After running the shop for 46 years , John Hoskins closed Ealing Cycles on 29 December 2018. On our website we described it as: "Handy for swift repairs, for choosing from a range of bikes including Brompton folders, and it has a good range of accessories. Friendly staff. It opens early so you can drop off your bike on your way to work for repairs and servicing." 
The premises will be used for a children's education business.