The Romans affect on transportation was they built roads. Which helped transport goods. and their military get around too.
wheels & chariots
The first invention of the wheel was made for pottery, but later were used for wheels on chariots and most of the time they carry goods. They were used around 3500 BC.
The first bike
The first bike was made in 1816. It was a gliding bike, which means that you had to get a running start or walking start for it to work because it had no pedals. The front wheel standing just a few inches taller then the back one