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. Soon you’ll be receiving and riding the perfect bike for you!

Why Buy From ERIK’S?

A huge perk for anyone buying bikes from is the support of ERIK’S Brain Trust Customer Service team. With over 100 years of collective industry experience, Brain Trust Agents are here to support riders whether selecting the perfect ride, answering important questions about their order, and providing ongoing support, post-purchase. Whether you’re buying online to have a bike shipped directly to you, or buying online to pick up in store, you’ll get the same great customer service from our team. 

Buy Online — Pick up In-Store (/ship-to-store) gives you the ease of buying online and picking up your order at your convenient ERIK’S location. Any item on our website qualifies for Buy Online — Pick up In-Store. Shopping our website anytime allows you to have your bike shipped directly to you from the comfort of your own home, at any time of the day. (/blog/post/eriks-convenient-shopping-options)

Keep scrolling for step-by-step instructions.

Not Sure What To Buy?

ERIK’S has many great tools to help you find the perfect bike to buy. Our Bike Buying Guide helps you find the style of bike you need. Use one of our bike finder tools to find the perfect model, or use one of our many buying guides. We have a Mountain Bike Finder, Road Bike Finder, and Gravel Bike Finder that will ask you 5-6 questions to help you find the perfect bike for your riding style. 

5 easy steps to a brand-new bike!

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, don’t hesitate to connect with our Brain Trust team. You can call 952-351-9148 to speak with an agent or send an email to You can see all contact information at the bottom of this blog.

Step-by-step Instructions:

Step 1: Pick Out Your Bike

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

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 us.

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!

Still have questions or want help from a human?

Use one of our convenient options to talk with a Brain Trust Customer Service Agent:
Text With A Human: 952-243-5476

Live Chat: Click the chat icon in the lower right-hand corner of this screen.

Phone: 952-351-9148


Store: Find A Store

Toll Free: 877-885-2453