Schwinn Bike Size Charts By Height & Weight Limit

Schwinn Bike Size Chart & Weight Limit

Getting the ideal fitting bicycle is imperative for a comfortable ride. When it comes to Schwinn bike sizing, it can be categorized into single frame sizes and multiple wheel sizes ranging from 12″ to 29″ (for kids and adults).

Your height and inseam play a crucial role when choosing a bike that fits. You’ll get a clearer picture from the sizing guide below. Additionally, I’ll include the weight limit of Schwinn bikes and also list out the seven most popular Schwinn bikes/models.

Keep reading!

Schwinn bike size charts as per models/bicycle types

(Disclaimer: don’t forget to check out the suggested rider’s height for the particular model you are looking for. Some Schwinn bicycle models may use different size and height calculation.)

Schwinn kid’s bikes size chart

Models – High Timber 24in/Step-Thru, High Timber ALX 24in Step-Thru, Tornado Krate EVO 20in, Krate EVO 16in/20in, Roadster Tricycle 12in, Koen/Elm/Spitfire 12in Balance Bike, Petunia 12in, Grit 12in, Elm 12in/14in/16in/18in/20in, Koen 12in/14in/16in/18in/2Oin, Scorch 16in, Fair Lady/Sting-Ray 20in, Coal/Orange Krate 20in, and Destiny 24in

12 Inch28″-38″/36″-40″ (as per the model)Age 1-4
14 Inch36″-40″Age 3-4
16 Inch38″-48″Age 3-7
18 Inch42″-52″Age 5-9
20 Inch46″-60″ / 48″-56″ (as per the model)Age 7-13
24 Inch4’8″-5’6″ / 4’9″-5’4″ (as per the model)Age 10-14

Schwinn cruiser bikes sizing

World5’7″ – 6’2″S/M
World5’9″ – 6’4″L/XL
Traveler5’9″ – 6’3″S/M
Traveler6’1″ – 6’6″L/XL
Traveler (Step-Thru)5’1″ – 5’8″S/M
Traveler (Step-Thru)5’9″ – 6’3″L/XL
Destiny (Step-Thru)5’1″ – 5’9″ONE SIZE
Perla (Step-Thru) & Perla 7 Deluxe, Mikko 1, 3, 7 (Step-Thru), Sanctuary 7 (Step-Thru)5’0″ – 5’9″ONE SIZE
Wayfarer5’5″ – 6’0″ONE SIZE
Wayfarer (Step-Thru)5’5″ – 5’9″ONE SIZE
Huron 1, 3, 75’3″ – 6’3″ONE SIZE
Regioneer 26″ & Regioneer Step-Thru5’3″ – 6’3″26″ Wheels
Meridian Deluxe Adult Tricycle5’0″ – 6’1″ONE SIZE
Desitiny24in4’9″ – 5’4″24″ Wheels (ONE SIZE)
Mendocino/2 Step-Thru Electric Bike5’4″ – 6’2″ONE SIZE

Schwinn hybrid bikes size charts

Model – Vantage F2

5’5″ – 5’8″MD
5’8″ – 6’1″LG
6’1″ – 6’5″XL

Models – Vantage F3, Voyageur, and Voyageur Step-Thru

5’1″ – 5’5″SM
5’5″ – 5’9″MD
5’9″ – 6’1″LG
6’1″ – 6’6″XL

Model – Sierra

5’3″ – 5’7″SM
5’7″ – 5’11”MD
5’11” – 6’2″LG
6’2″ – 6’4″XL

Model – Sierra Step-Thru

4’11” – 5’3″SM
5’3″ – 5’7″MD
5’7″ – 5’11”LG

Models – Volare 1500 and Marshall Electric Bike

5’5″ – 5’10”MD
5’10” – 6’4″LG

Models – Super Sport and Super Sport Step-Thru

5’3″ – 5’7″SM
5’7″ – 5’10”MD
5’10” – 6’1″LG
6’2″ – 6’4″XL

Models – Coston CE/DX Electric Bike

5’3″ – 5’9″X/S
5’6″ – 6’1″S/M
5’9″ – 6’4″L/X

Model – Marshal Step-Thru Electric Bike

5’3″ – 5’9″S/M
5’6″ – 6’3″L/X

Models – Coston CE/DX Step-Thru Electric Bike

5’4″ – 6’1″X/S
5’7″ – 6’2″S/M
5’10” – 6’5″L/X
GTX 2 Step-Thru, Network 1/1.5 Step-Thru, Discover (700c), Discover Step-Thru, Discover 2 Step-Thru5’5″ – 5’9″ONE SIZE
GTX 2 (700c), Stites5’7″ – 6’2″ONE SIZE
Network 1.0/1.5/3, Discover 25’5″ – 6’0″ONE SIZE
Collegiate Step-Thru5’7″ – 5’10”M
Suburban DLX Step-Thru5’3″ – 5’7″ONE SIZE
Suburban DLX5’7″ – 5’11”ONE SIZE

Schwinn mountain bikes

Models – High Timber, High Timber ALX 24in, Traxion, Protocol 1.0, High Timber ALX 29″, High Timber 26in Step-Thru, High Timber ALX 27.5″, Healy Ridge 24in Electric Bike, Healy Ridge 26″ Electric Bike, and Ridgewood 27.5in/29in Electric Bike

(Note: Unlike other bicycle manufacturers, Schwinn uses simple sizing method based on wheel sizes for mountain bikes.)

24 Inch4’8″-5’0″ / 4’8″-5’6″ (as per the model)
26 Inch5’0″-5’5″ / 5’3″-5’8″ / 5’3″-5’8″ (as per the model)
27.5 Inch5’4″-5’8″ / 5’5″-6’0″ / 5’5″-5’10” (as per the model)
28 Inch/700c5’7″-5’10”
29 Inch5’9″-6’2″+/5’7″-6’2″ (as per the model)

Models – Mesa 1/2/3, and Mesa 3 Step-Thru

5’0″ – 5’6″SM
5’3″ – 5’8″MD
5’10” – 6’2″L
6’1″ – 6’5″XL

Model – Moab 3

5’3″ – 5’7″SM
5’7″ – 5’10”MD
5’11” – 6’2″LG

Schwinn road bikes size charts

Models – Fastback AL Tourney, Fastback Carbon 105, and Fastback AL 105/Claris

4’6″ – 4’11”XS
4’11” – 5’2″XS/SM
5’2″ – 5’6″SM/M
5’6″ – 5’8″MD/L
5’8″ – 5’11”LG
6’0″ – 6’3″XL
Phocus 160005’6″ – 6’2″ONE SIZE
Sporterra5’7″ – 6’0″ONE SIZE

Also check out – Huffy or Schwinn?

Schwinn bikes weight limit

Most Schwinn bicycles don’t have set a weight limit due to many reasons. The maximum weight load capacity of a bike depends on factors such as, frame and spokes material, tire PSI, and riding style/terrain. Below is the Schwinn bikes weight limit chart I compiled using feedback from heavy riders:

Schwinn Bike typeMaximum Weight Capacity
Adult Hybrid Bikes300lbs /136kgs
Kids Bikes (18″/20″ wheels)100 lbs / 45kgs
Mountain Bikes (24″ and above)250 lbs / 113kgs
Beach Cruisers250 lbs / 113kgs
Electric Bikes245 lbs / 111kgs
Road Bikes275 lbs / 125kgs
The above estimated max weights may vary according to each model

Is Schwinn a good bike brand?

Yes! They have been a trustworthy bike brand, and have been making bicycles of different types since its inception in 1895 by Ignaz Schwinn in Chicago. There have been a lot of bicycle manufacturers producing quality bikes for numerous years. However, Schwinn is considered to be up there as one of the oldest bicycle manufacturers with a wide range of them on offer.

There have been recent complaints about some of its bikes, but they have sorted out the issues by providing a better working mechanism for its bikes.

Let me share with you some of the points that make Schwinn a really good bike brand. They are as follows –


  • Ergonomic – The company is said to produce bicycles in a way to minimize the stress and tension in your shoulders and neck. Moreover, the quality of bikes is always top-tier.
  • Variety of bikes – When you purchase a Schwinn bicycle, there is a range of options to choose from to suit your style of biking. They do range from mountain, electric, cruiser bikes, and so on.
  • Smooth & beginner-friendly experience – As compared to other bikes in the market, there’s a heck lot of smoothness while riding a Schwinn bicycle. As the company always believes in delivering the best experience to its customers, you’ll have a fun experience.
  • Impressive warranty offers – If there’s an issue with a certain part of the bike or something related, the repair work will be done for free without any charges.

7 popular Schwinn bike models & series

Since the brand is very popular among bicycle enthusiasts, I have selected some of the most popular models you may consider checking out.

1. High Timber

Schwinn High Timber 2.6 Bike
Schwinn High Timber 2.6

This is an entry-level MTB that is designed to suit anyone, regardless of their experience with bikes. If you’re someone who enjoys mountain biking on a casual level, this beauty should be immediately picked.

Moreover, the build is top-notch with the steel being rust resistant. It is a winner of a bicycle that can do all at an affordable price.

2. Schwinn 270 Recumbent Bike

Schwinn 270 Recumbent Bike
via SchwinnFitness

If you’re a fan of cycling and you need to reduce stress on your lower back, getting a recumbent bike is the best option. Similarly, the Schwinn 270 offers high-tech features in the form of, Bluetooth connectivity, USB charging port, and provides as many as 29 workout options to keep you fit.

Another thing that impresses me is that it has wider and lower seats as it helps you to get off in a flash. With a reclined seating position and being an affordable option, this recumbent bike is a steal for sure.

3. Schwinn Airdyne Series

Schwinn Airdyne AD7
Schwinn Airdyne AD7

The latest Airdyne series can be classified into AD7 or AD6 models and they are extremely useful for an intense workout to pump up your heart rate. If you’re a fan of high-intensity workouts, the Airdyne series is for you that can reduce fat and improve aerobic endurance.

Some of the features you’ll find in between both the models are Telemetric heart rate technology, multi-display LCD console, optimized fan, integrated bottle holder, shrouding, etc.

Get ready for a fun cardio workout with the Airdyne series from Schwinn.

4. Sanctuary 7 Step-Thru

Sanctuary 7

This beautiful cruiser bike looks straight out of the 70s with a striking similarity to a classic bicycle of the yesteryears. Ride around the city and lanes in this bicycle with a 7-speed twist shifter for an incredible biking adventure with full fenders to avoid dirt getting into your clothes.

There’s a rear cargo rack to place things along your fun journey and 2.1-inch wide tires for an easy ride with lots of stability.

5. Schwinn Discover Series

Schwinn Discover

The Discover series is a hybrid bike from the company that has a dedicated bike for men and women from the same model. The 700c wheels variant is the latest model to let you ride through the early morning breeze or the afternoon sun without much of a fuss.

It is yet another series that gives you the classic vibes and it comprises of 21-speed twist shifter. Apart from being easy to maneuver due to its lightweight, it offers ideal stopping power and speed control.

6. Schwinn Huron Series

Schwinn Huron Series
by Ellen

The Schwinn Huron is a beach cruiser bike with an easy and elegant look. I would recommend this bike series (Huron 1 & 3) for you In case you reside near a beach or you prefer a relaxed and simple bike drive. The pedal brake offers amazing stopping power with a comfortable soft seat, along with impressive 2.1-inch wide tires.

7. Koen & Elm Series (for kids)

Schwinn Koen & Elm bikes for kids

Planning to get a balance bike at an affordable rate for the kid? If this sounds like you, Koen balance bikes are the ideal option for the little one. Along with a smooth ride, there’s an option to adjust the seat height to not limit your kid while learning.

The ELM series is for girls, but there’s no rule why a boy can’t ride it. It can be your kid’s first bike to learn how to ride for fun trips to the nearby park or neighborhood.


Schwinn as a well-known bicycle brand has been providing a range of bikes for different individuals over the years. When it comes to sizing, I have compiled the charts to help you choose the correct bicycle as per your height and kid’s age.

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