Best Lightweight Mobility Scooters for Traveling
With school quickly coming to a close and summer fast approaching, exciting family vacations are just around the corner. Unfortunately, some family members are often left out of the fun due to mobility limitations and inability to travel with their current mobility scooter. For those who can easily get around with a scooter, but do not have a scooter that travels easily, a lightweight mobility scooter is the answer you have been looking for. Unlike regular, more heavy-duty mobility scooters, lightweight mobility scooters are great options for the avid traveler as they can be effortlessly transported anywhere, whether you are just heading to the grocery store or on an adventurous family vacation to Disney World.
With so many options out there, it can be overwhelming trying to decide which scooter is best for your specific needs. Therefore, Active Mobility Innovations has put together this list of some of our favorite lightweight scooters that are perfect for traveling to the department store or even on a journey across state lines. Please keep in mind you can call Active Mobility Innovations any time, we have mobility specialists ready to answer any questions you have. We are here to help!
Go-Go LX 3-Wheel Mobility Scooter
The Go-Go LX scooter provides both comfort and support for the avid traveler. This scooter can be easily disassembled and reassembled. It is also easy to load on and off, weighing less than 58 pounds with the batteries removed. The Go-Go LX by Pride is a perfect mobility scooter for theme parks. With a turning radius of 33.5 inches it can easily maneuver through crowds.
The Go-Go LX also boasts a strong performance, reaching a maximum speed of 4 miles per hour. With its 12V and 12Ah batteries it can cover over 9 miles on a single charge. That is enough charge to last you an entire day at Disney with your family or an entire day of shopping at your favorite mall.
Golden Buzzaround Lite (LT) 3-Wheel Mobility Scooter
The Golden Buzzaroud LT is a reputable scooter with an affordable price for those on a tighter budget. It is the smallest, lightest and most portable Buzzaround scooter, and is one of the best mobility scooters for easy traveling and solid performance. The Buzzaround LT weighs only 98 pounds and is simple to load and unload from vehicles and other forms of transportation. The maximum speed on this 3-wheel Buzzaround LT is a cool 3 miles per hour. The Golden Technologies disability scooter comes with 12V and 18Ah batteries, allowing it to cover 8 miles on a full charge. Plenty of charge to keep you cruising for hours.
The new Buzz LT also comes with a lifetime warranty on the frame, two-year warranty on the drive train and electronics, and a one-year warranty on the batteries. It boasts a weight capacity of 300 pounds, increased foot room, charger port in the delta tiller, rugged hard plastic basket for storage, updated black wheels and a plush padded seat.
Go-Go ES2 3-Wheel Mobility Scooter
The Go-Go ES2 from Pride is a combination of exceptional value and easy transportation, creating a convenient lightweight mobility scooter perfect for traveling. Even easier on the budget than the Golden Buzzaround, this 3-wheel Go-Go mobility scooter has a weight capacity of 250 pounds, two speed settings and a lightweight one-piece frame for added stability.
The Go-Go ES2 Mobility scooter has a top speed of 4 miles per hour and a driving range of 7 miles on a full charge, proving it is another great option for those full days at a theme park with the family or a fun day of shopping. This scooter is perfect for someone new to using a scooter as it is easy to operate indoors and outdoors. Its canvas basket allows for storage of your personal items and the folding tiller and seat make it super compact and ideal for easy transportation.
Now that we have presented to you our top picks for a lightweight travel mobility scooter, are you ready to get traveling?
Here at Active Mobility Innovations, we work with people every day who are making decisions about their mobility. We are an Authorized Medicare Provider and can assist you with all your mobility needs.
When purchasing a mobility scooter from Active Mobility Innovations, you can be sure of two things: reliable, friendly service and a great selection of options to meet your individual mobility needs. Please contact Active Mobility Innovations to get answers to your questions and discuss how we can help you gain your independence today!