Product Reviews / 12 May, 2022 / Christina Walter

12 Of The Best Lightweight Strollers On The Market

Lightweight pushchairs are great for when your child gets a bit older and likes to walk but still needs a stroller for long days out. They are also very handy for taking on holiday or if you just prefer something a bit more lightweight for general, everyday use. We’ve updated our list of the best lightweight pushchairs on the market this spring-summer.

Cybex Orfeo

Share the world with your loved one. Ready from birth, the Orfeo travel pushchair has a hand luggage-compatible fold for easy trips by air or rail.

Use the ergonomic lie-flat recline for naps on the go, and the one-pull harness to secure your child in seconds. And the travel system feature lets you switch from drive to stroll with ease. Whether you’re boarding your flight, exploring a new city or finding your new favourite sightseeing spot, the Orfeo can help your family enjoy the most fabulous memory-making trip.

  • Suitable from birth to approx. 4 years
  • Hand Luggage Compatible
  • Ergonomic Lie-flat & Integrated Leg rest
  • One-pull Harness
  • Travel System Ready

Britax Romer B-AGILE R

Looking for the ultimate combination of comfort, agility and style? Check out B-AGILE R! Its slim design and clever one-handed fold make using it a joy.

The pushchair’s softly padded lie-flat seat unit and hard-wearing rubber tyres deliver a comfortable and undisturbed ride for your little one whilst the leather-look handle and bumper bar complete the premium look.

  • Suitable from birth – 4 years
  • One-handed pull fold
  • Puncture free tyres
  • Spacious strong basket
  • Duel suspension

Joolz Aer+

The new Aer+ is light as a feather with the ability to fold (and unfold) in just one second, one-handed. Made from 100% recycled fabrics and now with a number of exciting updates (including a bigger ventilating SPF50 sun hood, a full lie-flat position ergonomic seat and new wheel design) Joolz is continuing to take strides to ensure the Aer+ is the buggy for families today and the future.

  • Suitable from 6 Months – 4 years
  • Just 6 kilos in weight
  • One hand fold
  • Airplane compatible
  • All fabrics on Joolz Aer+ are made from recycled PET bottles

Leclerc Baby Influencer Stroller

Are you looking for an ultra-light, compact stroller?

The Leclerc Baby Influencer buggy comes in a combination of stunning colours, beautiful materials and a super comfortable folding system. Just like the MF Plus pushchair from Leclerc, the Influencer folds and unfolds with just one push of a button.

If you’re shopping fro a newborn stroller, you can use Leclerc Baby’s matching bassinet to give your littlest passenger a comfy, lie-flat ride.

  • Suitable from 6 months up to 5 years
  • Super Compact
  • One push fold and unfold
  • 6.6kg in weight
  • Suspension in all wheels

Graco Evo Trio

Ready to pull it all together? The Graco Evo Trio travel system has everything you need for travelling with your little one. Especially great for busy parents, the quick, click-and-go system gets you out the door faster no matter what your day has in store.

With the carrycot’s lie-flat riding position, you can transform the pushchair into a cosy pram for your newborn. On the go? Pair the Graco Evo pushchair with the included SnugEssentials i-Size infant carrier for a road-trip-ready travel system.

  • Suitable from birth to approx. age 3 (15kg)
  • Adjustable handle
  • Rearward and forward facing seat?
  • One-hand fold mechanism for quick and easy folding
  • Large canopy provides extra shade and protection?

Bugaboo Butterfly

The new Bugaboo Butterfly is an ultra-compact, lightweight pushchair with a nifty one-second fold and air unfold, so it’s ready to go at a moment’s notice.

  • Suitable from 6 months up to 22 kg
  • One second fold
  • Ultra-compact
  • 7.3 kg and approved by IATA
  • Underseat basket holds 8 kg

Bugaboo Ant

An extraordinary pushchair needs an extraordinary seat. The easily adjustable and reversible seat lets your child face you or the world in one easy motion.

  • Suitable from birth up to 4 years
  • Ultra-compact fold
  • Two-view seat
  • Small size, big comfort
  • 7.2kg in weight

Thule Shine

The Thule Shine pushchair allows parents to embrace city life with little ones from day one. The stroller’s lightweight, compact, and easy-to-handle design is perfect for navigating urban spaces.

  • Suitable from birth
  • All-wheel suspension
  • One-hand adjustable sliding handlebar
  • Large, easy-access cargo basket, up to 10 kg
  • One-hand compact fold with a self-standing capability

Ergobaby Metro+ Stroller

The new, improved Metro+ Stroller is perfect for a trip with your baby, shopping, city break or walk in nature.

  • Suitable from birth
  • One-handed folding
  • Extendable handle
  • Car Seat compatible
  • Ultra compact and light (7.8 kg)

Mountain Buggy Nano (2020+)

The Nano from Mountain Buggy is a simple, light and convenient solution – perfect for travelling families of newborns or toddlers, or navigating the city, as a secondary buggy to leave in the car for quick trips, or to leave at the grandparents’ house.

  • Suitable from birth to approx 4 years
  • Instant lie flat, fabric sling seat
  • Ultra lightweight at less than 6kg
  • Adjustable footrest for elevation
  • Easy two-step, compact fold to the size and shape of a satchel


Micralite ProFold

The ProFold stroller takes the hassle out of daily parent life. Lightweight and compact, it’s the ultimate travel companion, folding down with one hand in seconds.

  • Suitable from birth to 15kg (0 to 3 years approx)
  • Easy one-handed compact fold
  • Cabin approved for ease of travel
  • Fully adjustable seat
  • 4-wheel suspension


Cybex Libelle

With one of the smallest folds in the world, the new Libelle pushchair folds into a genius space-saving package that is hand luggage compatible for easy storage in planes, trains or cars. It is lightweight enough to make carrying and handling a breeze at every stage of your trip.

  • From 6 months to approx. 4 years
  • One of the smallest folds in the world
  • Only 6 kg
  • Travel system ready
  • Hand luggage compatible

Baby Jogger City Sights Stroller

The one-hand fold on this lightweight stroller makes it easy to pack up and store, cutting down your get-out-the-door time so you can spend more of the day on new adventures. All-terrain wheels and suspension mean more paths and sidewalks to roam, while the reversible seat lets your child see everything, in any direction, along the way.

  • Suitable from birth up to 22kg (approximately 4 years old)
  • One-hand, compact fold
  • Adjustable seat recline and calf support
  • Large under-seat storage basket
  • Travel system ready

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