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    15 Exercise Bikes On Amazon That Reviewers Truly Swear By

    Reviewers swear that these bikes are just the thing to get those legs movin'.

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    1. A stationary bike with a cushioned seat and iPad mount, because the only thing that's more important than being comfortable during your workout is being able to watch Netflix. Between these two factors, you just might forget you're even working out.

    the exercise bike
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "If you are looking for distraction-free workout and space saver bike, YOSUDA indoor stationary bike is the right choice for you:). Professional quality and stylish design of this bike will look great at your home. Consistent rotation, and sensitive knot resistance will help you to get a quality ride every time. Incredible easy to assemble and all the tools are included. I love my new stationary bike and I highly recommended to everyone!!!" —Marija Krstevska

    Price: $315.99


    2. A Schwinn upright stationary bike that's BlueTooth compatible so you can track and monitor your progress and heart rate via a smartphone app...which means being on your phone is now not a distraction from your workout, but an essential part of your workout. Carry on!

    black upright workout bike
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am very happy with my purchase! This bike has several programmable workouts that offer a lot variety. The seat is well padded and large. The handles are adjustable with lots of area to grip, so you can either sit up straight or lean in, depending on what's more comfortable. It's easy to move around and doesn't take up too much space. The interface is easy to figure out, and the book/music device and water holders are handy. The speakers make it fun to hook up and stream your mp3 player while you work out. Glad I bought the Schwinn! Please note that since it is not included, you may want to buy the power cord so you have to buy batteries!" —Deenie

    Price: $399+ (available in three models)

    3. A Nautilus recumbent bike for a workout that's *anything* but boring. It's compatible with an "Explore The World" app, so you can choose from 50 different global routes for your cycling sesh. Tour de France, much??

    exercise bike with explore the world app open
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I held out for months waiting for the gym to reopen and finally reached the point where I realized my monthly fee savings could pay for a quality bike. I researched the options and finally settled on the Nautilus recumbent as best for both my wife who has back issues and myself (an avid cyclist), and am so impressed. Having been burned in the past with exercise equipment that was not well built I am so glad I stretched to get this bike. It is relatively easy to assemble and I was putting it together was very pleased with the solid feel of the parts. My wife uses it daily and I use it when the weather does not allow me to bike outside and we are both continually struck by how well-designed and -built it is (we are now two months in with owning it). If you had asked me a year ago if I'd spend this type of money for a piece of home gym equipment, I'd have said no way, but oddly happy the pandemic forced me down this road as will make easier to get in my workouts even once the pandemic is over. I normally don't write reviews but feel like a high-quality product should be rewarded by a strong review." —A Lexington, VA reader

    Price: $599+ (available in two models)


    4. A stationary bike with adjustable handle bars and easily adjustable resistance, giving you the most comfortable ride possible, completely customized to your preferences. We love options. 🙌

    exercise bike on hardwood floor
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have been working from home since November and have been wanting some kind of exercise equipment to have at home that I can easily use on my lunch break. I finally decided to get a stationary bike and glad that I chose this one. It's very easy to put together and has many adjustments to fit to your liking. It also rides smoothly and quietly. I like that it doesn't take up a lot of space and has the little wheels on the front base in case I need to move the location of it. I have been enjoying my rides on my bike and am very pleased with my purchase. Also, their customer service is amazing!" —Karen N.

    Price: $209.99+ (available in two models)


    5. A folding exercise bike for those of us who are working out in cramped or shared quarters (aka your roommate will be pissed if you don't get this bike out of the living room by 6 p.m.). It can be easily folded to half its size when it's not in use, and has wheels on the bottom for easy transportation.

    reviewer using exercise bike
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Y’all, this bike is a BEAST. I bought it four years ago (2016), and loved it from the beginning — quiet, comfy and easy to fold up. Exactly what we needed — nothing more, nothing less. We've moved three times since then. The bike has sat in screened in porches for weeks at a time, been stuffed into closets, gone up and down stairs, been covered in pollen, animal hair, dust, rain, sweat, probably blood, you name it. And boy has it been used! Miles and miles and miles. It has watched dozens of movies with me, and listened to many podcasts. and it is still as quiet and comfortable as the day we got it. Cannot recommend more highly." —J. Griffin

    Price: $149

    6. A recumbent bike with an ergonomic saddle, so you can sit back and relax — all while you get some serious cardio in. Yes, it's possible.

    exercise bike with full padded saddle chair
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This bike is fantastic for the price! It's easy on the back, nice on the eyes, and gives a good work out. It's stable and easy to get on and off. It's actually the second Marcy exercise bike I've bought. I sold my first one when I moved. When I decided to get a replacement, I read many reviews on several different bikes. I decided to buy the Marcy again -- and I'm not disappointed. You can't beat the price or value of the Marcy!...Fortunately, assembly was a breeze -- all the parts were there and with nothing bent or broken." —TeacherGal

    Price: $134.49



    7. A Schwinn Airdyne bike with an optimized fan and single belt drive for high resistance and reduced noise, because sometimes, we don't get around to working out until the wee hours of the night. Now, you get to cycle at 2 a.m. and your family gets to sleep peacefully. Win-win.

    reviewer using exercise bike with red bottom optimized fan
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "My cousin has a 35-year-old version and I use it when I visit her. So I decided to get myself one. I bought this particular bike after researching for three solid days all the different types/styles and reviews. My intention was to put it in my bedroom for use while watching tv. My family loves it so much that I've left it in the family room for all to use....for now, haha! It was very easy to put together. And the noise level is surprising quiet. The seat is not an issue for us either. I would definitely recommend this bike, we love it!" —LoriSue

    Price: $399+ (available in four models)


    8. A 3-in-1 exercise bike because like I said before, we love options. It can be easily changed between a recumbent, semi-recumbent, or upright position — you decide...and then ride your heart out. 😎 Plus, it folds away!

    black exercise bike in upright position
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Is it wrong to love a stationary bicycle so much? I don't care; I've got a crush on this one. I absolutely did not expect quality the features this one has at this price point, nor did I really believe it would fold up so easily and slip into a closet. But the features are awesome, and it folds up into a mere slip of a thing. And yet it's sturdy and feels safe. I can roll this into the living room and go for an hour while watching television. I can easily unfold it in the bedroom and get an intense cardio workout by cranking up the tension. I've bought quite a few pieces of exercise equipment off TV or other ads, and every single one has been sent back. Not this one! I love it." —Mary A. Madsen

    Price: $169.99+ (available in two options)


    9. A bike with moveable handlebars for an integrated, lower and upper body workout. 💪

    gray exercise bike with moveable handlebars in reviewer's living room
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "We have been using the bike for six weeks now. I use it 45 minutes at least five times a week, and my husband and son both use it as well. It shipped pretty quickly. I’ve got a chronic back injury, and this has really helped me. My husband was able to put it together without a lot of hassle, and the issues with the pedals have been fixed. It’s got about nine levels of resistance, I wish they went higher, but it’s fine for our use. The seat slides to adjust different users height, though the seat isn’t padded. I got a memory foam sports seat cushion that works pretty well. The console measures miles, total odometer, calories, and time. It’s got a pulse monitor, but gripping the handles to activate the sensor is pretty much impossible, so I ignore that. All together, it’s a good bike for the money, especially during quarantine and winter weather." —My public persona

    Price: $299.99


    10. An Echelon Smart fitness bike that has sleek, modern design, 32 levels of resistance, and the option of class membership for live HIIT, endurance, and climbing workouts. This isn't a regular exercise bike, it's a cool exercise bike.

    all black exercise bike on hardwood floor
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I used to go to the gym for Spin classes but due to COVID, I wasn't able to go anymore. I did my research and was between Echelon and Peloton. I'm very happy with my decision. The bike is very sturdy and the classes are great. I've been using it for over a month and no regrets. If you are trying to decide on what bike to get, you won't be wrong if you choose the Echelon. I purchased the EX5 and use an Ipad. Works great..." —Marcelo B.

    Price: $499.99+ (available in six models)

    11. A recumbent bike with an ergonomic back rest and handles designed to take pressure off your tailbone and spine. It's perfect for anyone looking for a low-impact exercise or anyone suffering from back problems. Maybe...just maybe...with this, you can get a workout in without the need for an icy-hot patch directly after.

    black exercise back on carpet
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "It's so comfortable to ride, very sturdy, quiet and has good resistance, enabling me to get a really good workout on it every day. The bike was easy to put together. The instructions were clear and the pieces — nuts, bolts, etc. — for each step were separately packaged. The seat is very easy to adjust while sitting on it. When the latch handle is up (unlocked) the seat slides forward (downhill) with no problem. It's really nice that I spend my time on this bike after work. I'm very happy with purchase!" —Katie Reekes

    Price: $269.99


    12. An exercise bike that keeps track of speed, distance, time, and calories burned, so you know exactly where you are on your fitness journey.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This indoor cycling bike stationary is so convenient and excellent in every way! Absolutely perfect for a house gym or just for daily exercise. Calories burned and sweat running at the own comfort of home! Simple way to get active without going to the gym. Not to mention how quiet it is! Exercising while the kids are asleep is the best! The exercise bike model has this beautiful appearance. Great quality indoor exercise bike for a good value.Couldn’t be any more satisfied with it!" —Therese L.

    Price: $349.99


    13. A mini foot bike for those of us who are stuck behind a desk all day and simply want to go home after work instead of rushing out to spin class.

    reviewer using foot pedal bike
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a great little bike for under the desk. I peddle for about an hour a day, and it has helped a ton with my health and mood. The resistance just doesn’t go up very high, so if you are looking for that, you might need to go with a more expensive model. This bike, for me, is equivalent to taking a nice walk! Perfect for winters cooped up inside. :)" —Malissa

    Price: $42.58+ (available in two colors)


    14. A foldable exercise bike with resistance bands and dumbbells with resistance bands and dumbbells, so you'll have alllll you need for a complete, full-body workout. One and done 👏👏👏 (my favorite.)

    black exercise bike with red handle bars, dumbbell attachment, and red resistance bands on back of seat
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "This bike was super easy to assemble. It only took about 30-45 minutes to get unboxed and set up. The display runs on two AA+ batteries, but you don't need the display on to use the bike, which is super convenient because I can take the batteries out and lay my phone, laptop or tablet on the screen (it presses the button laying on the screen, so I prefer taking the batteries out). It's beyond quiet while using it, and it's super smooth to use. I also love the back rest, I didn't realize how nice that would be. It's also super easy to move with the wheels on the bottom. And there are a lot of resistance options, though right now it's loud and a bit tight when changing the resistance. It's also nice having the resistance bands and weights on the bike. I like moving my arms and getting blood flow to my upper body while on the bike, and they are a great super light workout. It's also super compact and perfect for our small apartment.


    I've only used it maybe 10–15 times since I got it about a week ago, and it seems to be doing well so far. If this bike keeps performing the way it does, it's absolutely worth it for $150! Better than spending $30+ for a gym membership." —Brianna Deleasa

    Price: $189.99


    15. A simple "no frills" exercise bike, so you can straight down to business. No spending a fortune, no confusing bells and whistles — just riiiiiide, baby.

    silver exercise bike with red flywheel, black handle bars, black silver and red seat
    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love this spin bike! I can't believe how inexpensive it was but the quality is amazing. I have been spinning for years at the gym and have used several different bikes. This Sunny bike holds up to any of those bikes. It may even be better. The ride is smooth and bike is very stable. It was super easy to put together as well." —TeriG

    Price: $287.99+ (available in two models)


    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.