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Our pick of the best strollers around

A stroller is a great option for a lightweight alternative particularly if you use public transport, we roundup some of the best around

The top strollers on the market

We take a look at some of the best strollers in the shops

A stroller is a popular choice for parents as a lightweight alternative to a travel system, particularly when using public transport. We round up some of our favourites on the market today.

Chicco Ohlala stroller

Chicco
Ohlala
RRP £100.00

  • Super light stroller that can be lifted with one finger!
  • Joint handle allows easy handling by parents
  • The multi-position and fully reclining leg rest makes it very comfy for your baby
  • Stylish design is popular with parents
  • It is suitable from birth

We love the simple, yet stylish design of this super priced lightweight stroller.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair: 3.8kg
Chassis folded: H90 x W50 x D30cm
Maximum child weight: 15kg
Adjustable handle: No


Summer infant UME stroller

Summer Infant
UME one
RRP £129.99

  • Suitable from newborn to 15kg
  • Includes innovative compact umbrella fold and multi-position recline
  • Has a fully adjustable canopy with flip out sun-visor
  • Very large storage basket and hood canopy
  • One handed harness and footrest function

We love this ultralightweight buggy as it has all the features you’d expect from a larger, more expensive pushchair - including a cup holder and practical hood.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair: 6.5kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): 31x 31 x 109cm
Maximum child weight: 15kg
Adjustable handle: No


Mothercare GB QBit stroller

Mothercare
GB QBit+
RRP £250.00

  • It has a one hand fold and is compact and free-standing when folded
  • It uses limited storage space so is perfect for homes where space is at a premium
  • Can be used as a travel system by attaching a Recaro Zero 1 Elite, gb or Cybex infant car seat - adaptors required (seat and adaptors sold separately)
  • Features a reclining backrest with a true lie-flat position for newborns
  • A handy raincover is included

We love how lightweight but comfortable this stylish stroller model is.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair: 7.6kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): 56 x 49 x 30cm
Maximum child weight: 17kg
Adjustable handle: No


Joie Literax stroller

Joie
Literax 4 Stroller
RRP: £200.00

  • One hand quick compact fold
  • Suitable from birth with flat reclining seat
  • 5-point harness system adjusts to 3 heights
  • Pairs with Joie gemm™ & i-Gemm™ newborn car seat and ramble™ carrycot
  • Automatic fold lock
  • 4-wheel streamlined chassis
  • Includes footmuff

We love that this includes one hand fold and pairs perfectly with Gemm, i-Gemm newborn car seat and Ramble carrycot to create the perfect travel system.

Silver Cross Avia buggy

Silver Cross
Avia
RRP £225.00

  • The extra roomy seat has an adjustable backrest, plus a full lie-flat recline
  • The multi-function hood has UPF50+ sun protection, a pop-out visor and a unique roll-up panel to keep baby cool in summer
  • With a compact, convenient fold, Avia offers comfort and practicality
  • The one fold leatherette bumper bar folds in one to easily transport and store your pushchair when not in use
  • There is a large fabric and mesh basket for all essentials

We love that this stroller can lie flat for newborns and the compact way it folds down.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair: 5.5kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): 68 X 51 X 28cm
Maximum child weight: 20kg
Adjustable handle: No


Baby Jogger city stroller

Baby Jogger
City Tour
RRP £249.99

  • The Baby Jogger City Tour is lightweight and ultra-portable.
  • It has a multi-position seat with 5-point harness
  • It also has a one hand fold and includes backpack style carry bag
  • It is suitable from 6 months
  • Plus it meets carry-on requirements for many modes of transport

We love that this lightweight stroller fits in a backpack style carry bag

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair: 6.4kg
Pushchair folded: H57 x W45.5 x D23cm
Maximum child weight: 15kg
Adjustable handle: No


Babystyle Oyster zero stroller

BabyStyle
Oyster Zero
RRP £229.00

  • Has a lightweight aluminium chassis and is a travel system, compatible with a wide choice of car seats
  • Fully reclining seat which makes it suitable from birth
  • Great manoeuvrability with it swivelling and lockable front wheels
  • Extra comfort with all-round suspension and XL extendable hood
  • Easy to fold and extremely light
  • Available in 5 colours Ink Black, Olive Green, Oxford Blue and Pure Silver (inc Stealth Edition available at £249).

We love that this price includes so much – the chassis, seat unit, hood, leatherette handle, bumper bar, shopping basket and rain cover.

Specifications
Weight complete pushchair:
7.9kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): L68 x W59 x H28cm
Maximum child weight: 20kg
Adjustable handle: No


Maclaren Techno XT stroller

Maclaren
Techno XT
RRP £255.00

  • Includes raincover, head hugger & shoulder pads and buggy ID tag
  • Suitable for newborns and children up to 55 Ibs/ 15kg
  • UPF +50 waterproof hood with extendable sun visor
  • Multi-position recline with extendable leg rest
  • Height adjustable handles

We love that this top-of-the-range model from lightweight specialists Maclaren has all the features to make it suitable for both newborns and toddlers.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair:
7.2kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): 29 x 30 x 107cm
Maximum child weight: 15kg
Adjustable handle: Yes


Britax Holiday buggy 2

Britax
Holiday
RRP £120.00

  • With its compact folding format and carry strap, you can quickly and easily pack it up and get on your way
  • Slim and easy to handle, the Holiday is the lightest Britax buggy
  • Small enough to fit in any car boot, the buggy stands conveniently on its wheels when folded
  • It includes a 5kg shopping basket
  • It has a detachable hood with sun visor and chest pads for your baby’s comfort

We love how this aptly named stroller is designed to make holidays with little ones easier.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair:
5kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): 24 x 25.5 x 24cm
Maximum child weight: 15kg
Adjustable handle: No


Babyzen Yoyo stroller

Babyzen
Yoyo 0+
RRP £445.00

  • Folds small enough to comply with airline cabin baggage restrictions
  • Has a ‘soft-drive’ system so you don’t need to lock the front swivel wheel over bumpy ground
  • The fabrics are removable and washable
  • Suitable from birth when using the babynest (included)
  • Four-wheel suspension for a smoother ride

We love that this is the ideal pushchair for using on public transport. It has great manoeuvrability and high quality comfortable features for a newborn baby.

Specifications:
Weight complete pushchair:
5.8kg
Pushchair folded (with seat unit and wheels): 18 x 44 x 52cm
Maximum child weight: 15kg
Adjustable handle: No


Our pick of the best strollers around