Folding Electric Bike FAQs
Are they road legal?
Yes, the above bikes are road legal in most US states. Electric bikes of 750 watts are generally fine. Some states do not allow non-pedal electric bikes, so double check before you purchase.
Are these folding electric bikes heavy?
No, the average weight is 30lb which is fine for lifting.
Can you take them on a train?
Yes no problem.
Can electric folding bikes fit in a car boot?
Most of these bikes reviewed are very compact and will easily fit in the average car boot.
- 1 SWAGTRON SwagCycle E-Bike – Folding Electric Bicycle
- 2 Goplus 20″ 250W Folding Electric Bike Sport Mountain Bicycle
- 3 ANCHEER Folding Electric Bicycle E-Bike
- 4 Cyclamatic CX2 Bicycle Electric Foldaway Bike
- 5 Addmotor MOTAN Folding Fat Tire Electric Bicycles
- 6 Greenbike USA GB5 500 Electric Motor Power Bicycle Lithium Battery Folding Bike
SWAGTRON SwagCycle E-Bike – Folding Electric Bicycle
- 10 MPH & 10 MILE RANGE - The motorized bicycle uses a 36v battery & a 250-watt motor that charges in 2.5 hours.
- COLLAPSES FOR EASY STORAGE - The folding bike uses an aerospace grade aluminum frame & easily fits in trunks of all sizes.
- HANDLEBAR DISPLAY - Check battery life, turn on the headlight, honk the horn, accelerate, & brake all from the handlebars.
- CHARGE YOUR DEVICES ON THE GO - A micro USB charging port enables you to charge your devices while you ride.
- ZERO EMISSIONS - The eco-friendly Swagger is 100% electric & emissions free, saving both your wallet & the environment.
Swagtron is an American based company specializing in electrically powered mobility, with Folding ebikes, hoverboards, electric scooters and electric skateboards all part of their product range.
The Swagcycle folding ebike goes 10mph and has a 10 mile running range, ideal for the quick commute. The bike is powered by 36v battery and a 250-watt motor.
Charging time is 2.5 hours. The total weight is 26lb, perfect for lifting into the office lift.
Goplus 20″ 250W Folding Electric Bike Sport Mountain Bicycle
- 【Easy Folding】- Ideal for travelling holidays and those with minimal storage space
- 【Lithium Battery】-The removable 36V, 8AH lithium battery, equipped with AMA brand motor, mobile brand battery charger can make you ride up to 25-30 kms,And it charge easily
- 【Charger UL approved】-Charger UL approved make you safe, safeguard, feel relieved
- 【Adjustable Electric Bike】-Allows for plenty of saddle height adjustment to suit the rider and is fitted with a quick-release clamp to assist in folding the bike quickly
- 【Well-made Frame】-The e-bike adopts 100 percent aluminum alloy frame, the front fork is made of high-strength carbon steel and packed with premium comfort shock absorption
We’re not sure why they call this a ‘sports mountain bike’, as mountain bike trails riders ourselves this is a bit if an exageration! Though it would not go on mountain trails, it would get you to work for daily commute. This bike will do more distance than the Swagcycle as it’s a bigger bike. Maximum advertised distance is 15 miles which has been confirmed in reviews.
Folded up view: Dimensions – 33”x26”x14”(LxHxW)
The total bike weight is 50lb with the battery.
ANCHEER Folding Electric Bicycle E-Bike
- LIGHTWEIGHT FOLDING FRAME: This e-bike is easy to fold and save more space for storage. It weighs a mere 26.5lbs, easy to carry with one hand. Provided with Both good anti-pressure ability and lightweight frame
- 12 MPH & 12 MILE RANGE: This electric bike with 350-watt high speed motor can achieve top speed of 20-25km/h, powered by 36V 4.4Ah battery, with a range of 20km means your e-bike commute just easier
- APP SUPPORTTING SYSTEM: This foldable bike has Bluetooth System (above Android 4.3/IOS 8); APP Speed Setting; Motor locking (original password 123456); Mileage & Time recording; E Bike self-test. It also has cruise control, get the certain speed and no need to twist the throttle all the time
- FASHION DESIGN& GOOD QUALITY: This ebike inspired by the shape of dolphins, has super cute and smart design. IPX5 Waterproof range protects your trip on rainy days. It also adopts innovative aluminum alloy frame, double layer aluminum alloy wheel. It has 350W powerful motor and the battery only needs to be charged 3 hours
- WARRANTY: With one-year warranty for the electric motor, battery and the charger, you've no worry using it. Our E-Bike suggest ride on relatively flat road. Note: To ensure quality, please order by "Ancheer". We are the only authorized seller and not responsible for after sell service purchased from other seller
Very similar to the Swagcycle with same specs and price, but has 350 watts of power. This folding electric bike (or scooter) comes with its own app to measure distances, speed and even unlock the motor. Pretty neat. The bike also comes with a one-year warranty on all the main parts which is pretty good deal. This mini e-bike also comes pre-built and fully charged, just unpack and set off!
Note: These are not pedal assisted, so may not be road legal in your state. Please double check first before you purchase.
Cyclamatic CX2 Bicycle Electric Foldaway Bike
- Easy Folding - Ideal for travelling holidays and those with minimal storage space
- Incredible performance - Fitted with a 250w motor the foldable bike will easily assist you to travel at the 15mph road speed limit. Safe to ride in the rain
- Choice of operational modes - You have the choice of how much work you want to do. Use the bike as a bike with no electric assist at all, choose a partial electric assist mode to amplify your own efforts
- Max Distance: 25-31 miles, Max Speed: 15mph, 4-6 hours for full recharge
- Suitable for users from 5 ft 2 / 14 years old upwards
The Cyclamatic does up to 31 miles on a full charge and you can get upto a speed of 15 MPH. The bike has peddle assist which powers your cycling, unlike some ebikes where you either cycle or have electric power. The bike comes with a 36V lithium battery which is encased in a weather protecting case and takes 4-6 hours to fully charge. The bike also has quality bike parts like the Shimano 6-speed gear system. The Cyclamatic has excellent reviews from Amazon buyers and is the perfect electric folding bike for commuting.
The folding dimensions are W 24″ x L 34″ x H 32″, so double check your car boot size if you are looking park and cycle. The bike is fully built and ready to ride upon delivery.
Addmotor MOTAN Folding Fat Tire Electric Bicycles
- NEW for 2018 - Comes With Rear Luggage Rack - Removable and Sturdy. Fit For 5'2"-6'6" And It Can Carry Adults Weighing Close To 300 lbs, Making It An Ideal Option For Larger Riders
- Using Motor Power Only-Faster If You Also Pedal With Level one assist.The Max Speed Can Go to 23MPH And Distance Up to 40-55 Miles Per Charge-Can Still Pedal If Charge Is Lost
- With Night Mode LCD Ensured Visibility At Night And Shows Mileage And Speed; LCD Display With USB Charging Port For Your Phone and Other Devices
- Mechanical Front and Rear Disc-brake Design and Shimano 7 Speeds TX55 Gears Professional Transmission System. Perfect Climbing Ability.500W Brushless Motor Easily Conquers The Beach，But 350W Can't
- Collapsible Top-Tube, Frame And Pedals Makes It Portable And Wasy to Store In Your Car or Anywhere You're Ready to Use.Folding This Foldway Electric Bike Only In 10 Seconds.The Electronic Bike Are Water Proof,It Could Ride In Light Rain.But We Still Suggest Not To Take The Bike Into Water Which Exceeds The Lowest Line Where The Controller,Motor And Battery Is. After a Ride In The Rain You Should Dry Up All Electronic Parts As Good As Possible to Guarantee a Long Product Live
If you are looking for something a bit more robust, the Addmotor is a great little fat tyre bike. The Motan will do upto 55 miles on a full charge which is the longest distance out of all the bikes we have reviewed and can reach speeds of 25MPH with peddle assist on. This mini bike also has decent parts like the Shimano 7 Speeds TX55 Gears Professional Transmission System and also disc brakes. The bike also comes with an LED screen which shows speed, distance covered and remaining battery power.
Greenbike USA GB5 500 Electric Motor Power Bicycle Lithium Battery Folding Bike
- FREE PHONE HOLDER 8FUN 500W motor and 48V/13AH fast-charging lithium Samsung battery: allows for up to 60miles range per one charge and over 90!!!! miles with pedal assist. bike is WATER RESISTANT
- 3 modes: regular biking, 9 levels! pedal assist, or only throttle for hours of enjoyment.special magnets to connect folding sides of the bike and avoid the bike of getting damaged /scratches - this is crucial if you would like to walk with the bike folded
- Full suspension allowing for a smooth and more comfortable ride up to 20MPH and by pedalling 28MPH.Kenda PUNCTURE RESISTANT wheels
- LCD display with USB exit, front and rear disc brakes, Shimano 6 gear, electric horn,wide handlebars,Front and rear light controlled by the display.
- Left and right turn signals, brakes lights, extremely reliable.STRONGEST 20" BIKE IN THE MARKET.99% assembled
Greenbike USA is a Florida based company which we like, most electric folding bikes are Chinese made. With the Greenbike USA GB500 you are getting much better build quality. All of the worlds best bikes are arguably made in the USA. The build quality also provides better performance, with a total distance per charge of over 90 miles with pedal assist. That will get you from Manhattan to the Hamptons! Greenbike USA state this is the strongest bike 20″ bike in the market. Comes in 6 different colors and arrives fully assembled.