There are plenty of affordable women’s bib shorts around that will help you cycle further and for longer in comfort while, most importantly, you enjoy the ride.
If you’re looking for a cheap pair of women’s road cycling bib shorts, we’ve got you covered.
Cheap women’s bib shorts
- dhb Blok Camo Women’s Bib Shorts
- Madison Sportive Race Halter Neck Women’s Bib Shorts
- Sundried Women’s Padded Bib Shorts
- FWE BKB 2.0 Women’s Bib Shorts
- Van Rysel RR 900 Women’s Cycling Bib Shorts
dhb Blok Women’s Bib Shorts
dhb’s Blok Camo women’s cycling shorts are a great choice for value and comfort. Phil Hall / Immediate Media
Sizes: UK 8–16
Features: Comfortable chamois, good fit, great colours and designs with matching kit. Men’s versions are also available.
These Blok women’s bibs from dhb are excellent quality shorts and we scored them 4 stars when we tested them. The bib shorts we reviewed featured a camo design and ‘Giro Air’ chamois, whereas these latest versions of the shorts feature a new design and a ‘Veloce’ Chamois, which the brand says should keep you comfortable on rides up to 2 to 3 hours in length.
If you like to coordinate, the Blok range has a whole host of mix-and-match kit available, including jerseys, socks and baselayers.
Madison Sportive Race Halter Neck Women’s Bib Shorts
The halter-neck design is one solution to the comfort break problem. Amazon
Colours: Black/Rio red, Black/Dark iris
Features: Hidden stash pocket, halter-neck design
The halter-neck design of these bib shorts is made from pre-curved Lycra and soft mesh panels to help you stay cool and comfortable on long rides. Helpfully, this design also takes some of the hassle out of comfort breaks.
Sundried Women’s Padded Bib Shorts
The silicone leg grippers will help to keep the shorts in place. Amazon
Features: Reflective logos, silicone leg grippers
Less is more with this pair of bib shorts. The addition of reflective logos will help you stay visible on early morning and evening rides, while moisture wicking material and quick drying fabric work to keep you comfortable in the summer.
FWE BKB 2.0 Women’s Bib Short
These black bibs are great if you like a more discreet look on the bike and to mix and match kit. Amazon
Features: Anti-bacterial Coolmax chamois
The panel design of these bib shorts uses 20 per cent Lycra to give them a compression quality, which is good for tired muscles. Plus silicone leg grippers will help to stop them riding up.
Van Rysel RR 900 Women’s Cycling Bib Shorts
These bibs from Decathlon brand Van Rysel are designed for longer days in the saddle. Decathlon / PR Agency One
Features: Triple density pad with gel inserts, elasticated bibs, breathable fabric
Designed to perform well on rides longer than three hours, these Van Rysel bib shorts have features to help boost comfort. These include a chamois with three levels of density and gel inserts for extra cushion, plus flattened seams to help prevent chafing.