Updated October 25, 2018 by Lydia Chipman

The 10 Best Electric Scooters For Commuting

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We spent 27 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Versatility and ease of use make electric scooters one of the most popular modes of personal transport, while their portability and convenience make them especially useful for commuting. But like any form of powered propulsion, they come with certain risks, so be sure to gear up properly and take appropriate safety precautions whenever you hit the streets on one of these handy people movers. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best electric scooter for commuting on Amazon.

10. NanRobot D4+

9. SwagCycle EB-5

8. Razor E300

7. Xiaomi Mi M365

6. Swagtron Swagger 5

5. Ford OJO

4. Segway MiniPro

3. GoTrax GXL

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2. Segway MiniLite

1. Glion Dolly

Editor's Notes

October 24, 2018:

Incorporated safety advisory to address issues with nascent technology and improper use leading to elevated risks of accident or injury, especially among inexperienced users.

October 25, 2018:

Included self-balancing options and a hybrid cycle to cover various commuter types, terrains, and distances.


Lydia Chipman
Last updated on October 25, 2018 by Lydia Chipman

An itinerant wordsmith with a broad constellation of interests, Lydia Chipman has turned iconoclasm into a livelihood of sorts. Bearing the scars and stripes of an uncommon diversity of experience -- with the notable exceptions of joining a religious order or becoming an artist -- she still can’t resist the temptation to learn something new. Lydia holds a master of arts in English from Georgia Southern University, and a bachelor of arts cum laude in integrative studies from Clayton College. Her expertise is in the areas of robotics, electronics, toys, and outdoors and computer equipment.


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