The best budget bibshorts for cycling 2024: ridden and rated

Here are our top picks of the best low-cost bib shorts currently on the market

Image shows a rider cycling with cheap bib shorts.
(Image credit: Future)

It's true that cycling kit can be very expensive – and that regular riding only compounds the problem. Whether you're simply wearing through it or in need of extra garments to tide you between wash cycles, to build up a reasonable draw full of kit can cost as much as a new set of wheels.

Tom Epton
Freelance writer

Tom Epton is a freelance writer and data scientist. Originally training as a scientist after completing his studies in physics he realised that cycling was what he wanted to spend his life thinking about. Now he works with manufacturers, athletes and teams using cutting edge data science methods to find performance gains. Tom writes primarily about sport-science and tech!