Folding bikes are on the up – and it’s easy to see why. They are an increasingly popular choice because they offer so many advantages: they are easy to store at home, easy to take on public transport for those ‘last mile’ journeys, and easy to put in a car or van if you are planning a day out with some cycling involved; or even easier just to sling into your suitcase and take on holiday. So, what is the best folding bike for A tall rider? We outline the main factors to consider when choosing the best folding bike for a tall person . . .
Folding bikes are going from strength to strength and many cyclists like them because they are so versatile. A folding bike can be stored at home in the shed or in a cupboard and they can easily be carried on public transport, into offices and through foot-gates or security scanners. In addition to this, a folding bike can easily stowed at the rear of a car for days out.
Of course, it is important to purchase a good quality machine as there is always a little compromise when choosing a folder. Top brands such as Brompton, Dahon, Bike Friday and Tern offer good value for money but there are also more expensive models from Riese and Muller, MBK and others. We have put together a recommended list of five folders at different price points, from high-cost top brands to cheap models that are supplied by reputable online stores.
If cycling is on the up and you want to go out for a ride but need to save some space or take the bike with you, then a folding bike could be the answer. There are many different types of folding bike on the market, but which one is best for tall people? We have made a full guide to help you find the best folding bike for tall people .
Our Schwinn Loop Adult Folding Bike features a lightweight, durable 20-inch wheel frame that folds easily for easy storage. Its steel frame with an advanced aluminum alloy frame is built to last. This bike comes with a 7-speed twist shifter that provides smooth gear changes. Linear pull brakes on the front and rear wheel provide secure stops, and a rear carrier with a detachable heavy gauge nylon bag for easy storage. The Loop is available in multiple colors to fit your personal style and comes with a lifetime warranty!
The Schwinn Loop Adult Folding Bike has a lightweight step-through frame that folds for easy storage. The folding frame, with 20-inch wheels, fits riders from 56 to 74 inches tall. Rear linear-pull brakes deliver secure stops. A 7-speed twist shifter provides smooth shifting and the front linear-pull brakes deliver secure stops.
The Schwinn Loop Adult Folding Bike gives you all the control and comfort of a full-size bike, yet folds down for easy storage. The frame features a lightweight steel construction with a step-through design for effortless on/off access. A 7-speed twist shifter provides smooth gear changes, and linear-pull brakes offer fast and secure stops. An included rear carrier provides added utility.
The Swagtron Swagcycle EB-5 lightweight folding electric bike is the ultimate entry into the electric bike arena. Made with high quality materials and state of the art technology to ensure efficiency, safety, and reliability. The 14 inch air filled rubber tires come with quick disconnect power lines which provide better traction and easier tire maintenance.
The terrains type flat terrain means that this bike will work well on most terrains and roads, whether it’s a smooth road or one with a few bumps, you’ll be able to ride your hybrid bicycle with power assist on full throttle for up to 15.5 miles at a time depending on the weight of the rider, weather conditions and how often the rider uses the throttle. The height adjustable seat and handle bars allow riders from teens and adults to experience comfort during every ride .
Swagtron Swagcycle EB-5 is an all-terrain type electric bike. It is a hybrid bike with an unconventional foldable design that supports both adults and teens. This electric bike can cover up to 15.5 miles on a single charge by toggling between power assist and pedaling. The bicycle seat and handlebar are height adjustable so you can find the perfect position for a comfortable ride. This bike is pre-assembled, so there is no need for you to waste time assembling it and dealing with complicated foreign parts.
This bike has a super-strong, lightweight aluminum frame that folds in seconds. It has a seven-speed Shimano gears and a grip style shifter, built to last you years of riding. The folding frame and adjustable stem help keep things easy and safe. Our Resin Folding Pedals give you traction while the wider more comfortable saddle provides more support. To top it all off, your folded bike comes with a Magnet Catcher to hold the frame together as you carry it to class or your bus stop.
ZiZZO Campo 20 inch Folding Bike is light weight, easy to assemble and unfold. Can be carried anywhere at any time. It is a very good city bike with Shimano components of 7 speeds which enable you to ride anywhere smoothly. With ZiZZO Campo you can save your time and money commuting in the crowded city streets, flying up and down hills, or catching a breeze on your favorite path, even in tight storage circumstances and all of these at your fingertips if necessary.
Improve the quality of your daily commutes with HIKING BK 21 Speed Folding Mountain Bike. Made from thick and high-quality carbon steel, each component has been assembled carefully to ensure this bike can withstands rigorous use. Soft suspensions offer a smoother ride, allowing you to travel faster on the road or trails. The shorter shift lever and accurate dialing mechanism is easy to manage, ensuring that riders can go uphill or down easier. This product can be folded for convenient transportation and storage, and easily carried by hand – making it the ideal entry-level bicycle for any busy commuter.
The HIKING BK 21 Speed Folding Mountain Bike produces an amazing combo of speed and maneuverability. The lightweight aluminum alloy frame ensures quick acceleration and the bike is both lightweight and durable. This bike features a Shimano rear derailleur, SRAM grip shifters, and front mechanical disc brake system for awesome braking power. The bike has a sturdy torque drive, a steel gear frame, suspension fork, and solid rubber tires for superior comfort and traction.
This is a high quality folding mountain bike with dual disc brakes and 21 speeds. It features a 24-inch steel frame with aluminum rims that support a 650c tire, and has tires that are thicker and wider than many other bikes of the same size. It folds to a compact size for easy storage or transportation, and comes with a rear rack for carrying items.
The Valcon features a sleek charcoal gray frame with vibrant orange accents, rugged 20-inch tires and a full suspension that make this bike ready for real riding adventures. The 6-speed indexed Shimano TZ 21 rear derailleur combines with fat grip shifting for smooth transitions. There are steel linear pull hand brakes for consistent, dependable stopping on demand.
Meet your bike’s new best friend. The Huffy Valcon Boys’ Mountain Bike is a durable, 6-speed bike that’s ideal for exploring the neighborhood or seeing farther-flung places. With steel linear-pull brakes, a front and rear suspension system, and a limited lifetime warranty, it’s going to take you places, both physically and metaphorically speaking.
The Huffy Kids Hardtail Mountain Bike is the perfect entry-level mountain bike for any kid. The 6-speed indexed Shimano TZ-31 rear derailleur combined with the micro-shift twist shifter to deliver 6 speeds on demand for uphill climbing, downhill riding, or pure acceleration make it easy for youngsters to travel to and from school, home or friends. Removable rear derailleur guard ensure consistent gear operation. Available in Stone Mountain.
Bringing the freedom and fun of the outdoors to your child’s life, Huffy offers this 20″ Hardtail Boys’ Mountain Bike. This ATB-style bike for boys is designed for easier pedaling with its slight-rise handlebar and reaches speeds faster with its 6-speeds. The Shimano Revo Twist Shifter gives you on-demand gears for uphill climbing and downhill riding, or pure acceleration, with a removable rear derailleur guard for consistent gear operation.
The ATB saddle features comfort padding supported by a lightweight alloy quick release seat post. The linear-pull brakes deliver consistent stopping power, while the high-rise X-type stem maximizes control and agility. Front & rear installation racks offer extra storage space and are perfect for groceries or other items while giving your child his own transport system to ride between friends’ houses or school. Kraton grips enhance your grip on the handlebars when riding, while the polyurethane sidewall tires are ideal for all types of terrain – pavement, gravel and dirt.
Jasion Heybike Mars Electric Bike is designed to accommodate the needs of adult, aggressive and outdoor users. The durable fat tire electric bike with a variety of riding modes can carry you to the office and back or take you anywhere you want to go: rocky roads, sandy beaches, snowy suburbs and even urban jungles. Adjustable seat height can be adjusted from 68 to 79.5 cm (about 27-31 inches), wheels are equipped with presta valve which makes it easier for you to repair your tire in case of puncture.
Our bikes battery is removable, when power is low you may replace the new battery without difficulty. The Heybike Mars Electric Bicycle is equipped with powerful and light brushless motor system that enables you to enjoy a safe and smooth ride. You don’t have to worry about traffic snarls—you can ride around particularly large vehicles with ease, using your bicycle’s super cool turning radius. What’s amazing about 4-inch tires is that they make riding smooth on just about any terrain: hardwood floors, stone stairs, even carpet (though you’re better off with regular bike pedals then).
Heybike Mars Electric Bike is a foldable and adjustable fat tire electric bike which can be carried and put on the trunk, the back seat of your car or in standard panniers. This electric bike is powered by a 48V 12.5AH removable battery with a range up to 20 miles (or 40 if you pedal). And it comes with 7 speeds system, Shimano thumb shifters, rear shock absorbers and front & rear lights.
The AMOMO Folding Bike Bag is made of thick 600D double layer polyester fibre, dividable into two parts. You can transport the bike with the bike bag, or unfold the bag and use it as a color-matching bicycle mat to picnic on. The carry pouch on the outside is detachable and convenient for carrying. Equipped with top handle, shoulder strap, front pocket, lower pockets etc., you can take everything you need while carrying your bicycle. Pair of wheels as well as hole design makes it easy to move from one place to another.
Looking for a cool and practical foldable bike bag and carry pouch? Here AMOMO Folding Bike bag 14 inch to 20 inch Bicycle Travel Case is your best choice. It is made of high quality material which is sturdy and durable, with multiple uses. Practical bike cover will protect you from the wind and rain while you are cycling outside. Widely used in morning exercise,hiking,cycling etc. Lastly, with its affordable price, there is no reason not to have this AMOMO Folding Bike Bag/Carry Pouch.
Our Segway Ninebot 18 inch Kids Bike for Boys and Girls, 14 inch with Training Wheels, 14 18 inch with Kickstand, Pink Blue Red is set up to fit children between 3’9” and 4’9. This bike is easy to operate and comfortable to ride for children 5-10 years old. The Segway Ninebot Kids Bike comes with a fast speed so it’s not recommended that you ride on trails. Instead, use this bike in an open area like the neighborhood or local community park and watch your kids have fun.
The Segway Ninebot 18 inches Kids Bike offers young riders a stylish alternative to the traditional bike. Designed with training wheels to help kids’ confidence, the bike features modern styling with streamline design, offering two different colors to choose from. The front suspension and coaster brake ensure safe and comfortable riding experience. Best of all, it’s made with aerospace-grade aluminum alloy frame that makes it sturdy yet lightweight and portable.
The Kross Segway Ninebot Kids Bike is a phenomenal bike for the young, but adventurous person. This model can be used for children between 5-10 years old with a height of 3’9” – 4’9”, however, it must be noted that it does requires assembly and adjustments, therefore any rider under the age of 15 should be supervised by an adult while riding.
The Dahon Dream D6 bike is the ultimate range of folding bikes from Dahon. The frame is made from strong, lightweight and easy to fold 20 inch steel frame, with puncture-resistant Schwalbe Marathon tires for all-weather performance. This adult’s folding bike features a 6-speed rear derailleur allowing you to shift through gears and V-brakes giving you premium control over the speed of the bike. With an easily foldable design, the Dahon Dream D6 20-inch bike is able to be folded in less than 10 seconds, so it can be stored away with minimum fuss.
Whether you’re a college student, office worker, or urban commuter, the Dahon Dream D6 is your ideal companion for the daily commute. It is designed for comfort and function. With six speeds and a lightweight yet durable steel frame, it is smooth riding with great handling and control. However, it is also built to fold to save space in your home or office.
Dahon has been a world leader in the folding bike industry for over 15 years and took over this title after the demise of Brompton. Unlike other folding bikes, DAHON has both fold and unfold operations automated with a powering hub motor drive located in the rear wheel and belt drive systems. This allows you to operate the bike with pedal assist while riding as well as just strolling around with very little exertion. The bikes are engineered better than anyone else and have more functionality as well due to their high-end materials used throughout.