So you have decided that you want to get an electric bike but feel that they are just a bit too expensive. That is a fair assessment as they do take a bit of investment but you don’t have to break the bank to get a high quality electric bike. We have put together a list of the best electric bikes under £500 so you don’t have to worry about going over budget.
Before we go any further we should mention that if you are on a budget and have an existing standard pedal bike you can get an ebike conversion kit and convert your existing bike to an ebike. This is a more affordable option than buying a whole new electric bike.
So now that you know the alternative options lets take a look at the best electric bikes under £500. In looking at the best options we will take a look at the build quality, the motor the bike has, it’s max speed and it’s distance on a full charge. These are the most important things to compare when looking for a good electric bike.