Video: Six of the best bike boxes for safely taking your bike abroad

Six of the best bike boxes from Buxum, Bonza, Bikebox, Evo, Scicon and BW

If you have any plans to go cycling abroad, whether a winter training camp or simply a cycling holiday somewhere a bit sunnier than it is here at the moment, then you'll be wanting a bike box to ensure your pride and joy survives the baggage handlers.

We've rounded up six boxes in the video above that we've tested here at road.cc and can recommend for being easy to use and designed to protect your bike.

Here are the boxes featured in this video:

Model
Weight
Market Price
Review
Buxum Tourmalet
13,300g
£699.00
Read our review
Bonza Bike Box
13,400g
£499.00
Read our review
Bike Box Online Velovault 12,400g
£459.00
Read our review
Evoc Bike Pro
8,000g
£359.99
Read our review
Scicon AeroComfort 2.0
8,900g
£305.99
Read our review
B&W Bike Guard Curv
8,300g £484.99
Read our review
Bike Box Alan Premium 11,600g £425.00 Read our review

Note: The Bike Box Alan isn't mentioned in the video because we hadn't reviewed it when the video was recorded. We've reviewed is since and been impressed so it's now listed.

If you've never flown with your bike before, be sure to read our helpful guide to flying with your bike.

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