231 Dauphine St., New Orleans, LA. 70112 (in the French Quarter) | Phone: 504-324-2492 | Hours: 10 am - 5 pm Central Time, Daily (Closed Tuesdays)

Brompton folding bike dealer

Folding bikes are bicycles that fold into a compact size in seconds without using tools.

Montague Paratrooper folding bike Bikes that fold compactly are more versatile than traditional, non-folding bicycles because folders are easier to store or transport.

Following are the folding bikes we currently sell. Although not shown in the list below, we proudly offer Brompton folding bikes. Bromptons are custom built to an owner's specifications, resulting in @ 4 million ways to spec out a Brompton. For this reason, if you're interested in Bromptons, visit our Brompton folding bike page so you can see our current inventory or custom build your own Brommie.

By the way, shipping within the USA (lower 48 states) is included in most of the prices shown below.

Micro Folding Bikes Mid Size Folding Bikes Full Size Folding Bikes
(Wheels 12" or smaller) (16-20" Wheels) (26" and 700c Wheels)

- $199 Rockboard Scooter
- $940 CarryMe DS 2 Spd
- $999 CarryAll Adult Trike
- $1095 VeloMini Electric
- $1295 VeloMini 3 spd Electric
- $1450 CarryMe DC Electric

- $589 BigFish 3 Spd
- $650 Strida LT 1 Spd
- $799 Strida SX 1 Spd
- $1099 Strida EVO 3 Spd
- $1255 Brompton 1 Spd
- $1369 Brompton 2 Spd
- $1369 Brompton 3 Spd
- $1399 Mobiky Louis 16"
- $1467 Brompton 6 Spd
- $2099 IF Reach
- $2949 Electric IF Reach DC

- $629 SwissBike X50 (18 Spd MTB)
- $659 Montague Crosstown (7 Spd 700c)
- $699 Montague Boston 1 (700c Fixie/1 spd)
- $849 Montague Paratrooper (Military MTB)
- $949 Montague Navigator (700c 27 spd)
- $999 Montague Paratrooper Pro (26" 27 spd)
- $1049 Montague Boston 8 (700c 8 spd Nexus)
- $1199 SwissBike X70 (27 Spd MTB)
- $1449 Montague FIT (700c 27 spd)
- $1995 SwissBike X90 (30 Spd MTB)
- $2700 IF Mode

IF Mode full size bike - folded

Basically, a folding bike makes it easier to go bicycling more often to a wider variety of places and with fewer worries about storage or theft.

Your Passport To More Places

Unlike standard sized bikes, folding bicycles can be carried aboard trains, ferries or buses and stow away easily in car trunks, small planes, RV's and boat holds. Folders are also allowed in places where normal bikes are refused (apartment buildings, post offices, grocery stores, banks, restaurants, shopping malls, office buildings, elevators, escalators, etc) and can be stashed discreetly into a carry bag if you wish to remain inconspicuous. Some bikes even fold into a suitcase that can be checked onto an airliner.

De-clutter Your Garage
You can buy a bike that folds tiny enough to fit in the smallest car trunk, under your desk at the office, in a cubby hole in your dorm room or even in a luggage locker; yet, riding the folding bike is like cycling on a full size bike. Some folders even adjust to the size of the rider, allowing families to cut down on the number of bikes in the garage or carport because the same bike can be used by a child or adult.

Strida folding bikes stored on a coat rackThieves Hate Folding Bikes
Bicycles tend to get stolen when they're unattended. Since your folding bike is allowed to stay by your side rather than out on the street, thieves have fewer opportunities to steal your bike. No more walking back to your bike only to find a cut lock!

CarryMe Folding Bike at airportLighter, Stronger, Better
Within the last few years, new technologies and materials have made folding bikes easier to ride, faster to fold, lighter to carry, smaller when folded, more suitable for riders of various heights & weights, and sturdier too.

>Fold Compactly Yet Pedal Normally
Although some folding bikes have small wheels, the better models of micro folders (CarryMe, E-Z Pack, Mobiky, Strida) are geared to compensate for their smaller than usual wheels. The result is a bike with a ride equal to a traditional, full size bike that is also easy to store, theft resistant and easily transportable.

Make Public Transit Even More Practical
Many folding bikes are small enough to take with you on public transportation (planes, trains, subways, buses, taxis, escalators, elevators, etc.). CarryMe, Mobiky and Strida folding bikes roll even when folded and they can easily be stowed away in the smallest car trunk, under your desk at the office, in a dorm room or even in a luggage locker. Additionally, with little or no disassembly, they'll fit in a suitcase so you can check them onto your next flight and go for a bicycle ride at your travel destination.

Test Rides and Folding Bike Rentals
RideTHISbike is open daily from 10 am to 5 pm Central Time (closed Tuesdays). If you'd like to try out a folder, we invite you to stop by during business hours. There's no charge to take a spin around the block. Longer rides are considered rentals; however, half the rental cost goes towards your bicycle purchase.

Cycling for fun, fitness & practicality.

231 Dauphine St., New Orleans, LA. 70112
(In the French Quarter just 1 block from Bourbon St & 1 1/2 blocks from Canal St)

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