Packing A Bike Box To Fly

  • By Aaron Hersh
  • Published Oct 3, 2013


Rüster Sports Armored Hen House
Avoid bike box fees by packing the wheels and frame into two separate bags. If you fly without paying for normal-size luggage, it’s a real money saver.

Positive: Avoid bike overage charges.

Negative: Requires more wrenching (including removing the fork) than most other options.

« Previous Next »

FILED UNDER: Bike / Gear & Tech

Aaron Hersh

Aaron Hersh

Aaron Hersh is the Senior Tech Editor of Triathlete magazine. To submit a question, write Aaron at

Sign up for our free e-newsletter, SBR Report!

Subscribe to the FREE Triathlete newsletter