Best women’s electric bikes: power up and go further

Two women - one white and one east Asian, cycling electric hybrid bikes together in an urban area, wearing casual clothing and helmets
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Whether or not everyone is on board with the concept, we firmly believe that electric bikes are great. From making cycling more accessible to injecting some extra fun (and miles) into a long day out, the best women's e-bikes are designed to deliver great comfort and performance. 

While there's a huge market covering the best electric bikes, there's only a small handful of bike brands manufacturing women's specific e-bikes, usually the same ones responsible for the best women's road bikes, best women's gravel bikes and best women's hybrid bikes

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Mildred Locke

Mildred joined as Reviews Writer for Cyclingnews and BikePerfect in December 2020. She loves all forms of cycling from long-distance audax to daily errand-running by bike, and does almost everything on two wheels, including moving house, and started out her cycling career working in a bike shop. For the past five years she's volunteered at The Bristol Bike Project as a mechanic and session coordinator, and now sits on its board of directors.

Since then she's gone on to write for a multitude of cycling publications, including Bikeradar, Cycling Plus, Singletrack, Red Bull, Cycling UK and Total Women's Cycling. She's dedicated to providing more coverage of women's specific cycling tech, elevating under-represented voices in the sport, and making cycling more accessible overall. 

Height: 156cm (5'2")

Weight: 75kg

Rides: Stayer Groadinger UG, Triban RC520 Women's Disc, Genesis Flyer, Marin Larkspur, Cotic BFe 26, Clandestine custom bike