Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with over 400,000 inspiring examples.
Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 200,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Books
Join 20,000,000+ people getting better and faster with our New York Times Bestselling methods, best innovation books & keynote videos.
Dashboard
Get special access to premium content, topic tracking and customizable tools through our AI-powered Dashboard.
AI
Learn how the Trend Hunter harnesses the power of artificial intelligence.
Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
Overview
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Keynotes, Workshops & Webinars
Empower your team with the insights and frameworks they need to innovate better and faster.
Custom Research
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event or virtual event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Speakers & Virtual Presenters
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
Internships
Grow your professional skillset in an award-winning workplace.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
World Summit
Join the world's top innovators at our 3-Day Toronto event.
Virtual Events (NEW!)
Stream our World Summit content from the comfort of your home.
Innovation Events
Explore our 2020 tour dates and find the best city to inspire your team.
Custom Events
Host a custom innovation conference in your city that will inform and inspire.
Custom Training
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team with custom training packages.
Search our database of over 390,000 cutting edge ideas.

42 Innovative Folding Bikes

From Chainless Folding Bikes to Collapsible Electric Cycles

— September 4, 2014 — Autos
As populations continue to rise in cities around the world, commuters are getting creative by using multiple modes of transportation to get to work, home and everything in between; enter this collection of innovative folding bikes. People can easily use public transportation and personal vehicles as well as bicycles if they invest in one of these designs.

From single-folding bikes to chainless ones and even collapsible electric styles, these innovative folding bikes range in terms of both aesthetic and function. Yet they all come down to one basic and extremely practical aspect: they fold. This ensures that they can easily be packed up and away from various scenarios that don't just include commuting around big cities. Of course, these innovative folding bikes are made for urban use specifically.
7
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
42
Futuristic Bavarian Automaker Bikes
Futuristic Bavarian Automaker Bikes
Designer Vladimer Kobakhidze Designs Three Audi Concept Bikes
<
41
Simplistic Foldable Two-Wheelers
Simplistic Foldable Two-Wheelers
The Armadillo Folding Bike is Designed for Easy Riding
<
40
Grocery Store-Inspired Cycles
Grocery Store-Inspired Cycles
Amxma's Simple One Folds Up into a Shopping Cart
<
39
Uber-Cushioned Bike Wheels
Uber-Cushioned Bike Wheels
The 'Loopwheel' Replaces Spokes with Loops for a Smooth Ride
<
38
Easy Folding Bikes
Easy Folding Bikes
The Occam Cycle by Great Scott Technology Requires Only One Fold
<
37
Eco-Friendly Foldable Bicycles
Eco-Friendly Foldable Bicycles
Montague Created a Full-Sized Line of Foldable Bikes
<
36
Foldable Two-Wheelers
Foldable Two-Wheelers
The Brompton Dock Revamps the Concept of Bikeshares
<
35
Ultra-Light Folding Bike
Ultra-Light Folding Bike
The A-Bike Breaks Records
<
34
Foldaway Bicycles
Foldaway Bicycles
The 'Contortionist' Was Created By a Student
<
33
Eco Transformers
Eco Transformers
The Backpack Bicycle
<
32
Simplistic Bendy Cycles
Simplistic Bendy Cycles
The ROTA Bike Features a Painless Folding Procedure
<
31
Bike in a Box
Bike in a Box
<
30
Folding Bike Carts
Folding Bike Carts
The Ville Bicycle Shopping Cart Lets You Transport Your Purchases Home
<
29
Folding Automaker Bicycles
Folding Automaker Bicycles
The MINI Folding Bike is the perfect MINI Cooper Complement
<
28
Chainless Folding Bikes
Chainless Folding Bikes
Bygen's Hank Direct Bike Has Levers Instead of a Chain
<
27
Totable Two-Wheelers
Totable Two-Wheelers
The KILO Estudio Folding Bike Reconfigures to Offer You Handles
<
26
Bendable Bicycles
Bendable Bicycles
The CYOOO Folding Cycle Transforms Your Exercise Routine
<
25
Multi-Functional Folding Bikes
Multi-Functional Folding Bikes
Govanti Foldable Bikes are More than a Means of Transportation
<
24
Folding Classic Bikes
Folding Classic Bikes
22 Lb Strida SX Urban Commuter Folding Bicycle
<
23
Disc-Stowed Two-Wheelers
Disc-Stowed Two-Wheelers
The Donut Folding Bicycle Reduces to the Shape of its Tires
<
22
Chic Folding Bicycles
Chic Folding Bicycles
The 'One' Actually Looks Fantastic
<
21
Fast Folding Bicycles
Fast Folding Bicycles
The 'Tern' Eclipse X20 & Swoop Duo Bikes Have Won the 2012 Eurobike Award
<
20
25 lb Folding Bikes
25 lb Folding Bikes
The Strida Mas Special
<
19
Bushido Concpet Bicycles
Bushido Concpet Bicycles
The Odachi Folding Bike is Inspired by the Samurai Blade of the Same Name
<
18
Collapsible Electric Cycles
Collapsible Electric Cycles
The TwoQuater Bike is a Portable and Easily-Stored Means of Transport
<
17
Zig-Zag Bicycles
Zig-Zag Bicycles
The Ryan Mather Folding Bike Focuses on Design and Functionality
<
16
Locust Folding Bike
Locust Folding Bike
<
15
Futuristic Origami Bikes
Futuristic Origami Bikes
The CIB City Bike Uses 'Jack-Knife' Folding Technique
<
14
Front-Wheel Drive Folding Bikes
Front-Wheel Drive Folding Bikes
The Diamove from David Damshek is Penny Farthing-Inspired
<
13
Folding Bike
Folding Bike
Cannondale ON Rideable Prototype
<
12
Portable Folding Bicycles
Portable Folding Bicycles
The Kwiggle Bike is a Convenient Way to Get Around Town
<
11
Backpack Mountain Bikes
Backpack Mountain Bikes
The ‘Bergmonch' is Lightweight and Hard-Hitting
<
10
Razor-Thin Folding Cycles
Razor-Thin Folding Cycles
The Azor Bicycle Makes Fixies Look Fat
<
9
Compact Folding Bikes
Compact Folding Bikes
Le Pliable from Saul Maret is a Travel-Sized Two-Wheeler
<
8
Mollusk-Shaped Bikes
Mollusk-Shaped Bikes
Hideki Kawata Creates Sea Snail-Inspired Folding Bike
<
7
Folding Portable Bicycles
Folding Portable Bicycles
The Bergmoench Backpack Bike is Made for the Mountains
<
6
Umbrella-Shaped Folding Bicycles
Umbrella-Shaped Folding Bicycles
The Sada Bike Folds into an Umbrella-Like Shape
<
5
Folding Bike Weighs Under 20lbs
Folding Bike Weighs Under 20lbs
Dahon MU SL
<
4
Compact Retractable Bikes
Compact Retractable Bikes
The Union Folding Bicycle is Convenient in Every Form
<
3
Flexible Urban Bicycles
Flexible Urban Bicycles
The Whale-Inspired Orcinus E-Bike Offers a Sea of Convenient Features
<
2
Folding Backpack Bikes
Folding Backpack Bikes
The Collapsible ‘Zoomla' Bicycle by Eric Stoddard
<
1
Exceptionally Flexible Bicycles
Exceptionally Flexible Bicycles
The MORI Folding Bike Can Be Customized and Conforms to Your Needs
<