European Mobility Week

European Mobility Week is the Europe-wide awareness-raising campaign on sustainable urban mobility, which aims to facilitate behaviour change by promoting smart, clean and intelligent ways of moving within your city.

Taking place every year between 16 and 22 September in more than 3,000 towns and cities, the campaign gives people the chance to explore the role of city streets and to experiment with practical solutions to tackle urban challenges, such as air pollution.

European Mobility Week provides the perfect opportunity to present sustainable mobility alternatives to local residents and to explain the challenges that cities  are facing. By taking part, towns and cities can showcase the benefits of cleaner transport choices and make progress towards better mobility in Europe.

European Mobility Week activity in Kruševac

Local authorities are strongly encouraged to use the week to test new transport measures and get feedback from the public. It is also an excellent opportunity for local stakeholders to get together and discuss the different aspects of mobility and air quality, find innovative solutions to reduce car-use and transport emissions, and test new technologies and planning measures.

With more towns and cities  joining every year, even from outside Europe, the campaign is widely recognised as a driving force towards sustainable urban mobility in Europe, and its annual awards are a prize hundreds of cities apply for every year.


Juan Caballero Project coordinator


Brussels: women bike the city

A new graffiti in Brussels shall inspire women to get on their bikes and take over the streets.

5 minutes read

Reclaiming the streets

How one pollution-plagued city is getting rid of cars and filling the streets with fun, families and fresh air.

6 minutes read

On the right track

How does Zagreb keep in mind that everyone's mobility matters? It listens and learns from local NGOs and involves every group in society.

7 minutes read

Cycling towards resilience

How do you get car drivers and cyclists to agree about city mobility solutions? Take them on a journey together says Thessaloniki!

6 minutes read

Bergen test rides the future

Bergen’s e-cargo bike renting scheme allows citizens to test this solution before deciding if it’s worth the investment

5 minutes read

Upward mobility

"We both find it funny that people ask us, ‘what is the link between employment and mobility?’ Because one doesn’t go without the other. Employment is why there are so many cars on the road."

7 minutes read