images3The Bicycle Transportation Alliance of Oregon has put together a guide to designing a combo commute, which entails biking part of the way and riding the bus or train part of the way.  The article gives lots of tips to make combo commuting safer and easier.

By combining biking and public transportation, you can greatly reduce your costs of commuting, and increase the range with which you can comfortable travel using your electric bike.

Read the full article, Tips for Bringing Your Bike on Transit.

(There’s also a great video on how to safely bike near buses.  This includes lane positioning, interactions at bus stops, what to do if you have a bad experience, and more.)