The 12 Best Folding Bicycles Ever Manufactured

A folding bicycle is a bicycle designed to fold into a compact form, facilitating transport and storage. When folded, the bikes can be more easily carried into buildings and houses or on public transportation (facilitating mixed-mode commuting and bicycle commuting), and more easily stored in compact living quarters or aboard a car, boat or plane.

Folding mechanisms vary, with each offering a distinct combination of folding speed, folding ease, compactness, ride, weight, durability and price. Distinguished by the complexities of their folding mechanism, more demanding structural requirements, greater number of parts, and more specialized market appeal, folding bikes may be more expensive than comparable non-folding models. The choice of model, apart from cost considerations, is a matter of resolving the various practical requirements: a quick easy fold, compact folded size, or a faster but less compact model (wikipedia).

A-bike

A-bike

Bike Friday Folding Bicycle

Bike Friday Folding Bicycle

Birdy (bicycle)

Birdy (bicycle)

Bootie (bicycle)

Bootie (bicycle)

Bridgestone Picnica

Bridgestone Picnica

Brompton Bicycle

Brompton Bicycle

Dahon

Dahon

KHS Bicycles

KHS Bicycles

Raleigh Twenty

Raleigh Twenty

Strida

Strida

Swift Folder

Swift Folder

Tern

Tern



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