Touring bikes are generally used for traveling a longer distance. These bikes have a stiff and robust body. Their body is designed in a way to reduce shocks and bumps. The market for touring bikes is huge. So if you are planning to buy a new touring bike but you have a very limited budget. Then, this article is for you because I am listing some of the best Touring bikes at affordable prices.
2020 Diamondback Haanjo EXP Diamondback Haanjo 5c
This bike is One of the most preferred and affordable bikes in 2020. it performs well on rugged terrain. This bike has a 21-millimeter HED tomcat tubeless rim, which provides sufficient space for wide tires. This bike has a 73-millimeter bottom bracket shell. This bike comes in only a single wheel size of 650c. Pedals are included in this bike, and you get a limited lifetime warranty on the Frame. It comes with a durable and efficient Shimano 3 × 9 drivetrain.
This bike comes with a full monocoque carbon 12 mm thru-axle, and it has both derailleurs (front and back) of Shimano Deore. This bike is compatible with tubeless tires. .This cycle is only available in green color. The Frame in this bike is of carbon, and it is lightweight and comfortable
Assembly time is about 30-60 minutes. This bike has TPR spire C mechanical disc brakes, which provide efficient and powerful stopping power. This bike is available in 4 different sizes SM, MD, LG, XL.
2020 Surly Bridge Club Off-Road Touring Bike
It comes at a price of 845$. The weight of this bike is 40lbs. It comes with a Shimano solo drivetrain.
This bike has a salsa cowbell drop handlebar, and due to this handlebar, you will feel comfortable and have better control over the cycle. This bike is available in white and red color.
This bike has a deluxe fantail fork, which is made up of carbon.
And this bike has a Shimano sora shifter along with Promax DSK 330R flat mount 160 mm brakes. KMC x9 chain is present in this bike. Salsa guide stem provides a better and smooth ride on more challenging terrain. A WTB volt sport 142 saddle is present in this bike.
This bike will cost you $1200, and it is one of the most selling touring bikes worldwide. This touring bike has a cantilever brake, and it comes in a drop bar type of handlebars. It is available in only black color, and it has clincher tires. This bike’s frame size is 50 centimeters, and it comes with a derailleur gear mechanism . It also has a WTB volt saddle. 9×3 Shimano Dura-Ace bar-end shifters which, help in smooth transmission. Alex Dc 19 double cassette wall wheels provide optimum security and balance.
The crankset in this bike is of a surly long haul trucker, and its size is 50 cm.
This bike has received a lot of positive feedbacks on e-commerce websites such as eBay and Amazon. The grip on its handles is fantastic.
lKLM 2019 318 touring bikes
This bike will cost you $825, and it has a great space for mounting and pannier storage. This bike is made from Taiwan CRMo 4130 steel. This bike comes with a SR saddle, and it has a curved handlebar, also known as a butterfly handlebar. It comes with an lKLM headset included.
You will also get both front and rear fenders in this bike. This bike is made from 304 Stainless steel. AVID BB5 disc brakes provide great stopping power and good control over the bike. This bike is available in three size variant, And it is available in two colors, Gray And green. But it can accommodate only 26 inches, 700C wheels. It is a great option if you have a lower budget. At $825, this is a great deal.
2010 Specialized Transition Elite Large
This is one of the best looking touring bikes coming at an affordable price. It was released in 2010. it has both carbon and aluminum fiber frame.
only a 700C tire is compatible with this bike. It comes with a standard Presta valve at the front and rear tube. It has 14-gram stainless steel spokes. The rear hub of this bike is made up of forged alloy QR32H. The bike comes with TSERV proTite 700×25c panaracer tire.
The Seatpost clamp is made up of alloy, and a silver-colored Seatpost comes with a black or carbon stock. Both front and back derailers are of Shimano 105 series. The crankset in this bike is of Shimano FCR 550. KMC DX10 chain Is present in this bike. overall it is a great option, coming at an affordable price.
2019 Cinelli hobootleg Touring bicycle.
The cost of this bike is 1100 to $1200, it is a bit expensive, but it has lots of features at this price point. It was released in 2019 and available in only green color. It does not have any kind of suspension. It comes in a wheel size of 700×35c.
It is made up of good quality Chromoly steel. This bike was manufactured in Taiwan. It has Columbus Chromor double-butted steel frame, which makes it quite durable and strong.
This bike has a Shimano crankset, a cinneli bootleg handlebar, and micro shift bar-end shifters.
The bike comes with both front and rear fenders. It has external full-length cable routing. This bike has 27 gears. Rim brakes provide a decent stopping strength.
This bike has a Columbus Cr Mo Steel fork that provides protection from bumps and shocks.