Best Lightweight Strollers of 2020

Jan 27th 2020

The right stroller can make navigating the journey together easier than ever. As any parent knows, the right stroller for everyday use needs to meet certain hallmarks. A stroller should be durable and long-lasting to get your family through the ride in style, but not so heavy and bulky that it becomes a hassle to use. When looking for the top lightweight standard strollers for daily use, there are a few contenders to consider.

CYBEX MIOS 2 Complete Stroller

Offering all the space and power of a full-size stroller with a lightweight approach, the CYBEX MIOS 2 (2019/2020 version) is a great choice for the busy parents on the go looking for ease of use and plenty of features. With a chrome frame and an airy design, this stroller comes in at 19.1 lbs. which makes it even lighter than the Bugaboo Lynx model. This option is designed in a retro-style that is both classic and modern throughout for a great style element. While the looks are nice, the matters of function are key, and this stroller has the modern parent covered with great features.

Notable Features:

  • Age/Weight: Birth to 55 lbs.
  • The narrow design helps navigate tight spaces and busy sidewalks with ease
  • A compact design offers a one-handed folding mechanism for added ease
  • Front swivel wheels make it easy to navigate smoothly without jostling baby
  • Innovative mesh fabric helps with keeping your little one comfortable on warm days
  • Comes with an additional padded inlay for added warmth on cold days
  • Self-standing when folded for a compact storage
  • Reclining seat is reversible for added comfort and versatility
  • Extendable sun canopy offers protection and shade
  • STOKKE Beat Stroller

    Made to offer a compact design ideal for navigating city sidewalks, crowds, or just daily life, the STOKKE Beat stroller gives your family more freedom than ever before. This lightweight, full-sized stroller comes in at just 20.9 pounds and is easy to maneuver through tight spaces thanks to the compact design. From the small overall footprint to the sturdy frame, this stroller has plenty to offer the busy family on the go looking for all the features without all the bulk.

    Notable Features:

  • Age/Weight: Birth to 45 lbs.
  • Easy to push, fold, and carry for convenient use as your needs change throughout the day
  • Excellent maneuverability to handle narrow paths and tight corners
  • Offers one-handed folding for ease
  • Wheels are large and sturdy thanks to puncture-free material
  • Adjustable footrest and seat with one-handed operation
  • Brake is high heel and flip flop compatible for total control
  • Shock absorbers in front wheel ensure a smooth ride
  • Padded 5 point harness for added safety and comfort
  • Baby Jogger City Mini2 Stroller

    The brand Baby Jogger has been a mainstay on the market for years now thanks to their commitment to modern updates and classic designs. Coming in at 18.80 pounds, it is the lighter option of the revamped City Mini series (the other being City Mini GT2), but it is still worth considering since it’s a lightweight stroller for those busy, urban city parents on the go. It also offers the biggest weight limit making it the ideal stroller that’ll grow with baby up to 50 lbs. While it has more weight to it than others on the list, we wouldn’t call this stroller bulky. This stroller offers a streamlined design perfect for navigating tight spaces with ease. This option allows you to create a travel system thanks to their City Go seat adapters so you can customize this stroller to meet your extra needs.

    Notable Features:

  • Age/Weight: Birth to 50 lbs.
  • Lightweight and maneuverable with a 3 wheel design making it compact yet providing a smooth ride.
  • Adjustable handlebar to find the right height for an easy, comfortable push
  • One-handed compact fold for easy storage
  • Foot-operated parking brake for added safety and ease
  • Near flat recline for comfortable sleeping position
  • Full coverage UV50 canopy protects against the sun while offering a peek-a-boo window for parents
  • Multiple reclining positions to achieve total comfort for your little one
  • Perfect for running errands around town, traveling, and every day strolls.