E-bike sales are on the rise, with demand soaring across the globe, as people realise that they are the perfect way into life on two wheels.
Whether you’re looking for a a non-polluting car alternative, a zippier way to get around town or even just a little boost on the climbs, e-bikes bikes are an excellent riding option. We've even tracked down a deal or two on electric gravel bikes for those wanting to head off-road in search of fun or who just require a durable drop bar e-bike for the daily commute.
For many first-time buyers, the sticking point can be the price. That’s why the Christmas Sales can be an ideal time to make the shift to assisted riding. We’ve tracked down the best deals on e-bikes from across the internet and compiled them below, along with our expert take on the product.
Interested in more than just e-bikes? We're continuing to update our Christmas Sales hub, as we keep an eye on the best cycling related bargains in the run up to Christmas.
Equally, if you're after a bike-themed Christmas gifts and need a little inspiration, you can check out our Christmas gift guide just over here.
Quick Links to E-bike Christmas Sales Deals USA
- Mike's Bikes: Save up to 66% on electric mountain and city bikes (opens in new tab)
- Jenson USA: Limited stock savings on Look and Orbea road e-bikes (opens in new tab)
Quick links to E-bike Christmas Sales Deals UK
- Wiggle: Big savings on Vitus e-bikes (opens in new tab)
- Sigma Sports: Up to 41% off city and road models (opens in new tab)
- Leisure Lakes Bikes: Reduced price Specialized and Orbea options (opens in new tab)
Christmas Sales city e-bike deals USA
Norco Scene VLT:
was $3,599, now $1,799.94 at Jenson USA (opens in new tab)
Jenson has dropped the price of this urban e-bike by an immense 33%. Made by Canadian brand Norco, this bike is perfect for any city dwellers hoping to replace their car. The step-thru frame and padded saddle make it one of the most accessible bikes on the market.
Diamondback Union 1 e-bike:
Was $3,500, now $2,800 at Backcountry (opens in new tab)
The Union 1 e-bike is equally at home as a daily commuter or weekend tourer. It features a powerful and reliable Bosch motor and a 400Wh battery, 10-speed Shimano Deore shifters and Tektro hydraulic disc brakes. With 20% it's a deal not to be missed.
Serial 1 RUSH/CTY:
was $4,999.99, now $1,699.95 at Mike's bikes (opens in new tab)
Over at Mike's Bikes, you can get the all terrain RUSH/CTY for $1,699.95, a huge saving of 66% on the normal retail price and a big reduction form the previous saving of 29%. This is a top of the range step-thru e-bike with a smooth, modern design. The distance range is much better with this option, which can manage up to 90 miles on a full charge.
Christmas Sales road e-bike deals USA
LOOK E765 Optimum:
was $6,200, now $4,340.94 at Jenson USA (opens in new tab)
Jenson USA have slashed off almost $2,000 off the price of their LOOK E765 Optimum electric road bike. This 2021 model boasts a carbon-fibre frame and comes fitted with a Shimano 105 groupset, perfect for climbing up tough gradients. Stock is extremely limited so act fast if you like the look of this deal.
Christmas Sales gravel e-bike deals USA
Orbea Gain M30 1X E-Bike:
Was $4,599, now $3,679.20 at Jenson USA (opens in new tab)
The Gain M30 features a dedicated 1x gravel groupset in the shape of Shimano's impressive GRX , which includes hydraulic disc brakes for supreme stopping power. It's also equipped with Schwalble's 40mm G-One Bite tires that deliver speed and grip on both road gravel surfaces. Both motor and battery are Ebikemotion.
Christmas Sales city e-bike deals UK
FIXIE Inc. Backspin Zehus:
was £1,599.99, now £1,119.99 at Wiggle (opens in new tab)
Fixie Inc. are one of the market leaders in single-speed bikes. This urban model has a motor built into the rear hub and is available in both matt black and grey. Stock is limited, though, so hurry if you want to take advantage of this 30% saving.
Orbea Vibe H10 EQ Hybrid:
was (opens in new tab) £3,459, now £2,595 at Sigma Sports (opens in new tab)
This electric hybrid bike comes fully equipped for city cycling, with mudguards, a pannier bag and integrated lights. A 248Wh battery is stashed away in the down tube, helping you to build your speed to 25km/h (15.5mph). Here's your chance to get almost £1,000 off the retail price.
Vitus Mach E Urban E-Bike (Alivio):
Was £2,299.99, now £1,729.99 at Wiggle (opens in new tab)
The Mach E Urban is designed to handle whatever the city streets can throw at it, making it an ideal daily commuter. It's built around Shimano's reliable STEPS e-bike motor as well as the brand's 9-speed Alivio groupset that includes hydraulic disc brakes for superior stopping power whatever the weather. This deal will save you 24%.
Christmas Sales road e-bike deals UK
Wiggle are offering 25% off this Vitus E-Substance aluminium-frame road bike. With the battery tucked away in the down tube, this bike boasts a slick finish, something we’ve come to expect from the French manufacturer. Though the Tiagra groupset might not be Shimano’s finest offering, 20 gears will see you through almost all types of riding.
Bianchi Aria E-Road:
was £4,361, now £3,539 at Sigma Sports (opens in new tab)
Italian bike manufacturers Bianchi have got in on the electric road bike game with the Aria E-Road, and if you didn't know that it had a battery in it, you probably wouldn't realise. It's sleek and looks good, and is an excellent ride too.
Christmas Sales gravel e-bike deals UK
Vitus E-Substance Alloy Gravel:
was £3,499.99, now £2,474.99 at Wiggle (opens in new tab)
Proof that e-bikes do not have to be incredibly expensive, the E-Substance from Vitus might be the perfect ride to allow you to explore trails and routes off road. The robust aluminium frame and carbon fork are tuned for versatility, and is paired with the compact Fazua electric drive system to allow for assistance when you need it.
Luke Friend has worked as a writer, editor and copywriter for over twenty years. Across books, magazines and websites, he's covered a broad range of topics for a range of clients including Major League Baseball, the National Trust and the NHS. He has an MA in Professional Writing from Falmouth University and is a qualified bicycle mechanic. He fell in love with cycling at an early age, partly due to watching the Tour de France on TV. He's a passionate follower of bike racing to this day as well an avid road and gravel rider.
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