The 5 Best Bike Shops in Nelson & Nearby

The bike industry in Nelson is constantly evolving, and in recent years, the arrival of electric bikes has brought about a sea change in the industry.

Now that you have a genuine love for cycling, here are our picks for the top bike shops near you.

These recommendations are exclusively based on factors including but not limited to – Shop History, Public Reviews, Location, Range of Bikes, Cost of Bikes, Special Offers, Customer Engagement, and Awards & Recognition.

Nelson’s Top 5 Bike Shops

Following are the five shops that are most loved by the people of Nelson for their standard bikes and e-bikes:

  1. The Bike Station
  2. Evo Cycles Nelson
  3. Rev Bikes Nelson
  4. The Cycle Shop Ltd
  5. Kelvin’s Cycles Nelson

1. The Bike Station

The Bike Station inside view
The Bike Station
BEST KNOWN FORElectric Bikes, Mountain Bikes, Kid’s Bikes, Bike Racks, Components
EMAIL[email protected]
ADDRESS54 Vanguard Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand

Rating: 5 out of 5.

Starting with one of the most decorated bike shops in Nelson – The Bike Station. They have a huge range of bikes available at the store all the time. So whenever you visit, you’ll easily find the one you need.

Apart from this, The Bike Station also has a fully stocked workshop and a group of expertly qualified mechanics to examine, fix, and maintain your bike. Speak to their friendly staff to get it sorted.

These people will assist you in getting where you need to go, no matter where you are in Nelson. Meet their crew at The Bike Station, enjoy local drinks and snacks, and discuss bikes.


  • Nice collection of top-quality bikes
  • Workshop open for customers six days a week
  • Has an awesome follow up service


Super helpful…

The team at the Bike Station is always on form with their super helpful advice and friendly attitude. I just needed one more part to build up my new bike which I was struggling to find, and they had the part in stock for a good price. Coffee’s good too!


2. Evo Cycles Nelson

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Evo Cycles Nelson
BEST KNOWN FORMountain Bikes, Electric Bikes, Parts, Accessories, Helmet, Clothing
EMAIL[email protected]
ADDRESS8 Vanguard Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

Evo Cycles commenced its operations in 2007 and has now become a one-stop destination for all your bike needs in Nelson. Having started in Waikato, they have expanded to have showrooms all around our stunning country, many of them in popular riding locations.

In fact, these people are avid cyclists who enjoy riding on trails, the road, at velodromes, BMX courses, and skateparks. At the Evo Cycles shop, they have one of the largest selections of bikes (from 250 top-notch bike brands) at the best prices available.

Some of the popular brands they host are – Trek, Giant, Liv, Kona, GT, Polygon, and Reid.

So, whether you are an experienced road cyclist, urban commuter, mountain rider, or riding novice, this bike shop has you covered.

Moreover, you can sign up for the coveted Evo Club where you get VIP deals, Exclusive offers, Special previews and more…


  • 100% Kiwi owned and operated
  • New Zealand’s biggest specialist bicycle retailer
  • Also provide interest free finance
  • Has stores spread across New Zealand


Gold service package…

Purchased a Gold service package with my new bike. Well worth the small cost. The staff do a thorough job and leave it cleaner than it will ever be before the next service. Fixed a few things that I didn’t know about. A+++


3. Rev Bikes Nelson

BEST KNOWN FORElectric Bikes
EMAIL[email protected]
ADDRESS290 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

Looking for an electric bike shop in Nelson? Simply head to Rev Bikes. We can confidently say that they provide the best electric bikes available in the city right now.

Their e-bikes are of outstanding quality, performance, and eye-catching flair!

Furthermore, we liked their support and after-sales service which is always on point. Rev Bikes is definitely a one-stop shop for any cycling enthusiasts and the ideal starting point for newbies.


  • Has a wide range of e-bikes and accessories
  • Option to shop online or in their Nelson store
  • Provide hassle-free financing through MTF Finance Nelson


Ongoing support…

I couldn’t be more satisfied with the useful information and ongoing support I have received from Rev Bikes Nelson. If you are interested in purchasing an E-bike that best suits your needs, I highly recommend them in guiding you through the process.


4. The Cycle Shop Ltd

Outside view of The Cycle Shop Ltd in Nelson for e-bikes and more
The Cycle Shop Ltd
BEST KNOWN FORBicycle Sales & E-Bike Sales
EMAIL[email protected]
ADDRESS675b Main Road Stoke, Stoke, Nelson 7011, New Zealand

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.

Well, there are countless reasons to visit The Cycle Shop, which you’ll find tucked away on Main Road Stoke, Nelson.

Firstly, a well-balanced range of top-quality bikes (from SCOTT, NORCO, MOUSTACHE, GT, SINCH, MERIDA & MARIN) for mountain, trail, road and everyday commuting is available at this bike shop. Secondly, the pricing is such that it won’t cut a hole in your pocket.

We absolutely loved The Cycle Shop’s kind staff who have a family-like atmosphere. They are knowledgeable about bikes, eager to make sure customers obtain the right bike from them, and willing to put in the effort to make that happen.

So just call them or stop by the Robinson’s Complex, Main Road Stoke, Nelson, to speak with them.


  • Serving Nelson for over 13 years
  • Great range of bikes at fair prices
  • Has a full-service workshop that opens six days a week


Nice selection of bikes…

Excellent bike shop, the best in Nelson. Brought my first Sinch e-bike there and recently an Ezygrip cycle carrier. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff who give great advice. The shop has a nice selection of bikes and accessories.


5. Kelvin’s Cycles Nelson

BEST KNOWN FORBike Sales and Repairs
EMAIL[email protected]
ADDRESS109 Rutherford Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand

Rating: 4 out of 5.

Kelvin’s Cycles Nelson is yet another great pick when it comes to bike shops in the city. Kelvin genuinely cares about his customers and goes above and beyond to assist them. He is passionate about assisting others and loves everything about bikes.

Don’t go by the size of the shop, it is individually owned and family operated, and with the excellent assistance of their wholesalers, they choose the cycles and accessories based on value for their customers.

Lapierre and Merida bikes are the two main brands that can be found at this best little Nelson bike shop.


  • Locally owned and operated bike shop
  • Also stock the Pedego and the Smart Motion brand
  • Open from Monday to Friday (8 am – 5 pm)


Excellent job…

Kelvin’s service is incredibly nice, and it seems he genuinely cares. I would highly suggest this store to everyone since they did an excellent job servicing my bike and have reasonable prices.


Final Thoughts

So that’s all about the best bike shops in Nelson. We reviewed many during the process and finally settled on the top 5.

Get started by browsing their wide selection of bikes and gear online, then get in touch with one of these bicycle stores to test things out in person!

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