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Best LED Bicycle Lights

Updated on April 27, 2013

Be Seen and Be Safe with the Best LED Bike Lights

Stay safe on the road or bike trails with the best LED bicycle lights. Whether you're looking for bike headlights for your bike or your child's, it's good to know which ones are the best so you get a good product to light your way.

Bike lights come in all types to help vehicles see you on the road:

- headlights that mount on the front of the bicycle

- rear lights

- helmet mounted lights

LED bicycle lights are an inexpensive investment when you think about the safety they allow. Choose the right LED bike lights and stay safe!

Photo courtesy of Amazon: Planet Bike Blinky Safety 1-Led Bicycle Light Set

Planet Blinky Safety LED Bike Lights - White and Red LEDs

Planet Bike Blinky Safety bike light set
Planet Bike Blinky Safety bike light set

- Compact bike safety set with ultra-bright white and red LEDs

- Provides 220 degrees of visibility from up to 1 mile away

- Includes handlebar brackets, seat post mount, and seat stay mount

- Each light includes ultra-compact, sturdy, weatherproof case

- Runs for up to 100 hours on CR2032 battery; limited lifetime warranty

~Amazon product description

This bike light set has more than 75 top-rated rankings by actual customers (4-star and 5-star ratings).

 

Planet Bike 3034-1 Blinky Superflash .5 Watt LED with 2 Red LED Tail Lights - Blinking tail lights alert drivers where you are

Planet Bike Superflash Stealth bike tail light
Planet Bike Superflash Stealth bike tail light

- Rear bicycle light with eye-catching red flash pattern

- Offers 1/2-watt Blaze red LED and 2 eXtreme LEDs

- Lightweight, ultra-compact, weatherproof housing

- Attaches to almost any bike via bike mounts and clip mount

- 1-mile visibility; runs for 100 hours on 2 AAA batteries

This blinking tail light has been rated 4 or 5 stars by 70+ Amazon users.

 

Helmet Mount LED Bike Light - Visibility up to 1 mile

Planet Bike Blinky 3H bike tail light
Planet Bike Blinky 3H bike tail light

- 3 Super-bright eXtreme LEDs and built-in parabolic reflector provide visibility for up to 1 mile

- Flashing and steady mode

- Includes self-leveling helmet mount, seat post and seat stay mounts

- Reflective lens and exclusive ScotchliteTM side reflective strips for extra visibility

- Up to 100 hours of run time on 1 AAA battery (included)

Ranked by more than 30 Amazon customers as a 4- or 5-star product.

 

Planet Bike Blinky "7" 7-Led Rear Bicycle Light - Rear light for your bike; it blinks

Planet Bike Blinky 7 bike tail light
Planet Bike Blinky 7 bike tail light

- 7 Super-bright eXtreme LEDs aimed 5 ways provide 220 degrees of visibility for up to 1 mile

- Flashing and steady mode

- Ultra compact vertical design is weatherproof, light weight and durable

- Includes bike mounts, clip mount and arm strap for multiple mounting options

- Up to 100 hours of run time on 2 AAA batteries (included)

30+ satisfied Amazon customers who have used this rear bike light have rated it on Amazon.

 

Planet Bike Blinky "3" 3-Led Rear Bicycle Light - A small but powerful bike light to clip to your clothes, seat, bike

Planet Bike Blinky 3 bike tail light
Planet Bike Blinky 3 bike tail light

- Planet Bike Blinky Bicycle Light with included batteries, seatpost, and seatstay mounts

- Three super-bright red eXtreme LEDs and a built-in parabolic reflector provide visibility for up to one mile

- Flashing and steady modes with up to 200 hours of run time on two AAA batteries

- Ultra-compact case is weatherproof, lightweight, and durable

- Easy to mount: clips to seat post, rear side strut, or your clothing

170+ top ratings from satisfied Amazon cyclists.

 

Batteries for Your Bicycle Lights

Make sure you have long-lasting batteries for your bike lights. There's nothing worse than using cheap batteries that don't hold a charge.

Sony CR2032 Lithium Ion Battery
Sony CR2032 Lithium Ion Battery

The Planet Bike Safety Blinky 1-LED bike light uses this battery.

 
Sony CR2032 3V Lithium 2032 Coin Battery, 5 Pack
Sony CR2032 3V Lithium 2032 Coin Battery, 5 Pack

The Planet Bike Safety Blinky 1-LED bike light uses this battery.

 

Do you have a favorite LED bike light?

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    • Camden1 profile image

      Camden1 

      6 years ago

      I haven't seen LED bike lights before - very useful, especially now that the days are getting shorter.

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      My favorite bike lights are from Xeccon America. I love the SPEED II for road use and the bike ray IV from trail use. www.xecconlights.com

    • gypsykitschpres profile image

      gypsykitschpres 

      6 years ago

      Very good advice. I need some of these for my bike!

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