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Every vacation is an opportunity to experience the adventure of a lifetime. And with the right travel wheelchair, nothing will stand in your way. A portable wheelchair gives you the freedom to travel anywhere and everywhere with ease. Whether you’re on a family road trip, a dream vacation to Disneyland, or a Caribbean cruise, a travel wheelchair can make all the difference.

No matter where you’re going, you’ll want to make sure your travel wheelchair is:

  • Lightweight: A lightweight travel wheelchair lets you keep up with the group and lifts into cars, buses, and other transportation easily.
  • Compact: To avoid hassles, your travel wheelchair should fold up easily at the door of an airplane, lift easily into an overhead compartment, and fit easily into the trunk or cargo space of an automobile.
  • Durable: When traveling, you don’t want to get stuck because your wheelchair broke down or you have a flat tire.
  • Adaptable: You won’t want to miss out on eating at a special restaurant or seeing that great view because your travel wheelchair can’t easily maneuver in tight spaces or on rough terrain.
  • Comfortable: You shouldn’t have to sacrifice the right support when traveling.

Convaid Travel Wheelchairs

Although all Convaid lightweight wheelchairs are excellent for travel, you may want to take a closer look at the following models in particular.

Convaid EZ Rider Travel Wheelchair

Convaid Cruiser Travel Wheelchair

Convaid Rodeo Travel Wheelchair  Convaid Metro Transport Chair

EZ Rider




Compact & Easy to Use

Unlike bulkier traditional wheelchairs, Convaid’s portable travel wheelchairs are designed for trouble-free transport and storage, while maintaining the highest levels of safety. Convaid travel wheelchairs fold up quickly and easily, to roughly the size of a small golf bag. They fit easily in the trunk of an average size car. We also sell specially-designed

 travel bags to make storage and transport even easier.

Convaid’s compact travel wheelchairs are light enough to be lifted in and out of the trunk of your car or other storage areas with just one hand. They fit easily into most overhead storage spaces on planes, trains, and buses, making them incredibly versatile for all types of transportation. More importantly, our travel wheelchairs make your journey easier!


Our  travel wheelchairs offer outstanding portability and ease of storage, and are incredibly maneuverable in tight spaces like shops, restaurants, busy museums, and crowded airports. Swiveling front wheels allow for superb handling and tight turn radiuses.

Convaid Portable Wheelchairs: Durable & Built to Last

Convaid travel wheelchairs offer durability and sturdy construction that less

 expensive, lower quality wheelchairs can’t match. Our lightweight wheelchairs are built to withstand the rigors of travel, frequent packing and unpacking, and less-than-ideal storage conditions—even on airplanes, where baggage and cargo handlers can be a bit rough, to say the least.

With Convaid, you won’t be stuck with a broken chair when you’re far from home. And if your Convaid travel wheelchair does somehow break down, we have numerous dealers throughout the United States who can perform repairs quickly and easily.

No matter where your journey takes you, a wheelchair from Convaid will be up to the task. Whether you’re traveling on gravel, dirt, turf, even cobblestones, our travel wheelchairs offer a comfortable ride and easy handling to get over any terrain.

Should your outdoor adventures leave your wheelchair with a bit of “road dust,” your Convaid is also easy to clean. Upholstery is easy to remove and machine washable. Any slight adjustments that may be necessary can be achieved with a few simple twists of a wrench and the instructions from your wheelchair User’s Guide.

Today's Wheelchair Travel

Most places and almost all forms of transportation are now wheelchair accessible. In many locales, guided wheelchair tours are available, often with both private and group tour options. Additionally, there are  many wheelchair travel resources, clubs, and travel agents available online that specialize in wheelchair travel. Keep up to date with travel tips and ideas by signing up for our monthly newsletter or following us on Facebook or Pinterest.

Wheelchair Travel Tips, Resources & Advice:

Please click here for a helpful letter that confirms that your Convaid travel wheelchair is a medical wheelchair and not a commercial stroller, and as such may be used at amusement parks, schools, and public and recreational areas.


travel wheelchair in snow

Accessible Journey
Disabled World Travel Tips
Society for Accessible Travel and Hospitality
Disabled World Travel Tips

Disability Travel and Recreation Resources
Disabled Travelers Guide to the World
Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality
Accessible Journeys Wheelchair Travel Agents

Access-Able Travel
Wheelchair Getaways
Exceptional Vacations
Boundless Playgrounds

American Camping Association

Traveling with a Disability - (CDC)

Traveling with a Wheelchair

Convaid Travel Wheelchair Testimonials

"With our new scout, I am better able to get Christopher on and off the school bus! I am able to take him to the grocery store! I am able to push him in events like half marathons! We owned a Convaid scout for 10 years, tried to replace it with a stroller from a different company and it was not a good idea! We came back to Convaid!!! AND got another scout!!! Christopher's Crew LOVES Convaid!!! CONVAID- It's THE ONLY way to roll! Convaid- it's how WE roll!" - Sherri B.

"A popular television show once proclaimed "To Go Where No Man Has Gone Before". We are anxiously awaiting our son's new Scout, and we love them so much, because they have allowed us to take him "Where Everybody Else Has Been Before". The Scout has truly opened many doors and expanded horizons for our family!" -  The Williams Family

At Convaid, we have many portable wheelchairs to choose from. All are made in the USA, and come with a limited lifetime warranty. Request a quote today for your own Convaid travel wheelchair. With high quality construction and remarkable durability, Convaid travel pediatric wheelchairs can take you all around the world.

Convaid Lightweight, Compact-Folding Wheelchairs for Pediatrics & Adults
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