How to Buy a Bike Online at ERIK’S

Time for a new bike? Buying a bike online is easy, fast, and worry-free. Sit back and relax and let the shopping begin. Buying a bike from ERIK’S online is simple, safe, and easy.

5 easy steps to a brand-new bike!

We have a huge inventory of awesome mountain bikes, road bikes, electric bikes, recreational bikes, and kids bikes that can be purchased online.

Follow our five easy online ordering steps and soon enough you’ll be out riding your new bike!

If you run into questions along the way, our customer service team is here to help. Call 877-885-2453 or send an email to You can also chat with someone live by clicking on the red chat icon on the lower right-hand corner of every webpage.

Keep scrolling for step-by-step instructions.

Step 1: Pick Out Your Bike

If you’re not sure what kind of bike you want, check out our Bike Buying Guide. Learn about the different brands we carry and the types of bikes we stock.

These additional resources can be helpful in determining which bike is right for you:

If you want to take casual rides around town and on paved and gravel trails, a Path and Pavement Bike may be right for you.

> View Our Path and Pavement Buying Guide

two people chatting next to an ebike

If your kiddo is ready to get riding, we have bikes for all ages and sizes.

> View Our Kid’s Bike Buying Guide

kid riding a balance bike

If you want to ride off-road on gravel trails, a Mountain Bike may be right for you.

> View Our Mountain Bike Buying Guide

two people mountain biking through the woods

If you want a bike that offers an extra boost while riding uphill or while towing a trailer, an Electric Bike may be for you.

> View Our Electric Bike Buying Guide

Man riding a Specialized eBike on city streets

If you want to take long scenic rides on paved roads, a Road Bike may be right for you.

> View Our Road Bike Buying Guide

two road cyclists riding

If you have a little ripper that can’t get enough of dirt-jumping and bike tricks, a BMX may be the bike for them.

> View Our BMX Buying Guide

BMX stunt rider

Don’t forget our customer service team is here to help with any questions you have to help you find the right bike for you. Call 877-885-2453 or send an email to You can also chat with someone live by clicking on the red chat icon on the lower right-hand corner of every webpage.

Step 2: Choose Your Bike Size

Getting a bike that fits right is key to riding comfortably, and safely and being able to achieve optimal performance. Plus, when your bike is the right size it will just feel better to ride which in turn will make you want to ride more!

The first step is to look at our Bicycle Sizing Chart. Based on your inseam and height, select the appropriate size.

As you are shopping different models of bikes on our website you can also click “sizing information” in the righthand sidebar to see what size of that bike brand would be appropriate for you.

If you are still not sure which size of bike will fit your best don’t hesitate to connect with our customer service team. You can call 877-885-2453 to speak with a representative or send an email to You can also chat with someone live by clicking on the red chat icon on the lower right-hand corner of every webpage.

Step 3: Choose Your Accessories

Once you’ve picked out your dream bike, don’t forget the accessories.

Here’s an essential bike accessory list to help you get geared up for a successful ride experience:

Our Biking Essentials Checklist blog is a great resource for knowing how to gear up for cycling! Check it out here.

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Step 4: Choose Your Delivery Method

ERIK’S has one of the largest selections of bikes in the USA! Whether you are in one of our markets or not, you have hundreds of bikes to choose from. Please note, we are not allowed to ship select bikes. But don’t worry! We have tons of bikes we can ship right to your doorstep. To view bikes available for purchase online, use the search filter in the left sidebar “Sell Online” and choose “Yes”. This will ensure all the bikes you are viewing can be sold online.

Ready to shop? Check out all of the bikes you can buy online here!

Upon checkout, simply choose your preferred shipping method. There are two convenient ways for you to receive your bike:

  1. Buy Online + Shipped to Your Doorstep: Bikes that are delivered to your doorstep come boxed and require minimal reassembly (see Step 5).
  2. Buy Online + Pickup In-store (with curbside options): Go through the checkout process and choose the ERIK’S store that’s convenient for you. We offer Curbside Service to reduce contact if you would like. Click here for more info on Buy Online, Pick-Up In-Store.

Upon checkout, just choose the option that works best for you! We can’t wait to get you on that new bike you’ve been dreaming of. Check out all of the bikes you can buy online here.

Step 5: Reassembly (if needed) and Accessorize Your Bike and Ride!

If your bike is shipped to you, it will require minimal assembly. A clear and easy instruction sheet will be included inside the bike box. You can also view instructions on reassembling your bike here.

Ready for a New Bike?

When you buy a new bike from ERIK’S it comes with ERIK’S Extras including our low price guarantee – so you can feel confident in purchasing from us.

So are you ready for that new ride you’ve been dreaming of? Start shopping online now! And don’t forget to contact our customer service team with any questions you have.