Due to the one-way system in Sandown, there are two routes for riding between Sandown Station and Sandown Pier.
Coming from the station is the shorter route: a quick downhill route through the centre of Sandown.
Going in the other direction is more circuitous, with a longer, gradual, climb.
Station to Pier
Distance: 0.8km (0.5mi) from station to pier
Time: 4 minutes
Elevation: up 9m (30ft) down 19m (62ft)
Pier to Station
Distance: 1.6km (1.0mi) from pier to station
Time: 8 – 12 minutes
Elevation: up 21m (69ft) down 11m (36ft)
Terrain: All on-road. Busy through the centre of Sandown.