Compelling to most who live inside The Loop is the proximity and ease of access to places of work, education, leisure, culture, and worship. Inner Loopers typically spend less time commuting and more time enjoying all that Houston offers with their families and friends. Inner Loopers understand that quality of life increases when they can choose the most efficient and enjoyable mode of transportation from the city’s myriad options.
Increasingly, Houstonians are embracing modes of transportation beyond the car. Residents living urban can enjoy the city by foot, car, bike, METRO bus and rail, free circulators such as Greenlink, rides for hire and more.The public bike sharing program BCycle has rental stations at various hotspots inside The Loop, and the renewed excitement for and development of hike and bike trails throughout the city make walking, jogging and biking to and through our city’s every growing green belts easier than ever.