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24 Ridiculously Comfortable Sandals For Anyone With Flat Feet

Just because you don't have an arch doesn't mean you don't deserve comfort!

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We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the best sandals for people with flat feet. Here are their incredibly useful suggestions:

1. The super-flexible and lightweight Sanuk Yoga Slings–perfect for long walks or shopping sessions.

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"These sandals are made with yoga mat material, so my feet sink in at all the right places. SO COMFORTABLE." —jackeh

Get them from Zappos for $38 or Amazon for $9.69+. Also available in various colors, women's sizes 5-11.

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2. Rainbow sandals with layers of memory foam that'll mold into the exact shape of your foot. It also helps that they're boho as hell.

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"These are the most comfortable sandals by far. I have flat feet and these sandals can be a bitch to break in, BUT once you do they are the best thing since sliced bread. Absolutely love my Rainbows. They also last for hella long; almost every Californian has one or two pairs." —ninahern

Get them from Nordstrom for $51.95. Also available in black or tan, women's sizes 5.5-9.5.

3. Fit Flops! They're super comfy even if you lost your arch three kids and a broken angle ago. They also include breathable fabric for everyone who has flat feet that are *also* sweaty.

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"After having four big fat babies, my arches collapsed in my forties. Luckily I found Fit Flops. I almost cry with relief when putting them on after a workout. The cushioning cannot be beat. They come in lots of styles, and I get lots of compliments on them!" —olliesteigs

Get them from Zappos for $70 or Amazon for $69.99. Also available in black or navy, women's sizes 5-11.

4. Birkenstock Madrid sandals with a raised toe bar for gripping your foot, so it can almost feel like you have no shoes on at all!

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"The Madrid sandals in particular work the best for me. They have these great shaped insoles which are slightly arched, and they provide enough support to allow for comfortable walking throughout the day, which is a relief when flat footers get tired soles so easily. In the long run they also lessen the protrusion of my bunions – a painful affliction which is unfortunately hereditary. A bonus is that they come in SO many colors and prints!" —elena

Get them from Zappos for $79.95. Available in women's sizes 5-11.5.

5. Mephisto sandals that have adjustable buckles for the perfect fit (whether you have narrow or wide flat feet).

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"They're similar to Birkenstocks, but I like them better because they have a more cushioned, supportive arch and they don't have the toe indentations that don't work for everyone." —hannahb

Get them from Zappos for $149 or Amazon for $148+. Available in various colors and patterns, sizes 5-13.

6. Merrel Adhera sandals to get your feet through backpacking across Europe without any kind of blisters or soreness. Sounds like a dream.

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"I've worn them for miles on the cobbled streets of Europe, and tromping along the unpaved roads of Southeast Asia, but they are cute enough to wear with a sundress every day of summer. They are totally adjustable, and unbelievably comfortable. No need for another pair of shoes to be honest." —areemet

Get them from Zappos for $100 or Amazon for $29.95+. Available in various colors, women's sizes 5-11.

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7. Amazingly sporty Keen sandals made with rubber soles for extra bounce and stability.

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"I can't wear flip flops at all because they hurt my toes. The Keens are super comfy, and I wear them constantly." —catnelsonl

Get them from Amazon for $35+. Available in various colors, women's sizes 5-11.

8. Crocs Sexi flip flops that are sexy, indeed! Plus, they have special ridges to massage the soles of your feet while you take a stroll.

9. Chaco sandals with soles that won't compress while you're walking, giving you durable comfort all day!

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"They take some time to get used to, but I have flat feet and they are great!" —amanda

Get them from Zappos for $105. Available in various colors, women's sizes 5-11. Also available in wide.

10. Noat sandals that'll distribute your weight evenly over your entire foot, so you can stand for longer without being sore.

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"I buy a new pair every couple of years, I love them that much! They're pricey, but so worth it!" —claires

Get them from Zappos for $138.95. Available in various colors, women's sizes 5-11.

11. Birkenstock Arizona sandals—the magnum opus of comfortable shoes because their cork soles honestly feel like you're walking on a cloud or a batch of cotton, plus they match with whatever outfit you have in the closet.

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"I bought mine in Munich and I love them for my flat feet! They take a few wears to break them in, but once they conform to your feet then it's like walking on a corky cloud." —nandanies

Get them from Amazon for $89.95+. Available in various colors, women's sizes 5-11.

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12. Crocs Ankle Strap wedges—for the relief of crocs, with the cute look (and height) of a heel... because while wedges are amazing, for people with flat feet they're typically slightly demonic.

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"The most comfy and fashionable shoe ever" —mirandaluebke

Get them from Amazon for 34.75+. Women's sizes 5-11. Also available in pink.

13. Madden Girl's slide-on sandals as an affordable alternative to Birkenstocks. They have padded footbeds to keep your toes from feeling pinched and irritated.

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"A cheaper alternative to the Birkenstocks! I literally wear them everywhere I possibly can because they are just so comfortable and you can adjust them to fit your feet. They also have different colors and different types similar to Birkenstocks." —ajsweets

Get them from Amazon for $15.19+. Available in various colors, women's sizes 6-10.

14. Viking sandals! You don't have to be an actual viking to wear them. They have arch support because obviously you don't have one.

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"These are BOMB! I've always had trouble with my flat feet, but these sandals made it so I can walk for as long as I want, while not being in pain! —ella

Get them from Amazon for $69.95+. Available in various colors, women's sizes 4-11.

15. If you're looking for a water resistant sandal for the beach, OluKai Ohana flip flops can handle the waves of the ocean as well as the waves of life.

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"I have insanely flat feet and I'm pigeon toed, so I can't walk long distances in any shoes without being in total pain. I got these two years ago for Christmas and I'm still wearing them! They're the most comfortable shoe I've ever worn and they lasted all day at Disneyland with no pain! —lizard

Get them from Zappos for $65 or Amazon for 32.99+. Also available in various colors and patterns, women's sizes 5-12.

16. JBU Myrtle Wedge sandals with amazing arch support that you can dress up or down.

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"Jbu has great arch support for those that have flat feet." —sam

Get them from Amazon for $26.32+ or Zappos for $79. Also available in charcoal, women's sizes 6-11.

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17. Adidas Adilette Sliders that'll definitely come to the rescue once your dogs start barking.

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"These are amazing sandals that are just so well cushioned! They keep the pressure off of your heels and you can wear them long distances while feeling like you're getting an amazing foot massage. I've pretty much worn them since the day I found them." —lilsassyt

Get them from ASOS for $40. Available in various colors, men's sizes 4.5-16.

18. Teva Arrabelles with a lightweight design that won't feel like literal anchors are attached to your ankles.

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"I'm pigeon toed and have flat feet, so it's absolutely crucial for me to find a pair of shoes that will fit well and be comfortable. Tevas are like a memory foam bed for my feet!" —lauracarolinagomez

Get them from Zappos for $69.99+. Available in women's sizes 5-11.

20. Casual Merrell Terran flip flops with air heel cushions to help absorb the shock of walking on concrete!

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"Anything by the Merrell company. Speaking from experience, you really can't go wrong with this brand." —miriam

Get them from Zappos for $49.99+. Available in women's sizes 5-11.

21. Vionic Tide sandals with foam lined straps so that the tops of your feet won't get irritated the longer you walk.

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"The arch is firm and high enough that my ankles don't collapse inward even after hours of walking through cities or amusement parks." —kristin

Get them from Amazon for $41.52+. Available in various colors, women's sizes 5-12.

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22. Dansko sandals with molded footbeds as well as a rocker bottom to keep you steady while out on the town! Who said clogs weren't comfortable?

23. Söfft Wedge sandals—a fashionable mix of gladiator and glam, with a cushioned heel that almost feels like walking on air.

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"I have very flat feet and standing or walking in flats is hugely painful. I bought these for a trip to Mexico and wore them the entire time – including hiking through the jungle, climbing Mayan temples, and dancing all night! The many small straps keep your feet supported, and they have padding on the arch. My feet never got sore, and they're still some of the comfiest shoes I own!" —ahanron

Get them from Nordstrom for $99.95. Also available in black. Women's sizes 6-11.

24. And Bare Trap wedge sandals—a perfect '90s throwback, with all of the relaxation of a slipper!

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"They are very comfortable and still cute." —msdooney

Get them from Zappos for $49.99. Available in women's sizes 6-9.5.

Reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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