Compact Treadmills for Small Spaces

Squeeze in some workout time.

Treadmill in workout space.
Don’t be fooled by these treadmills’ streamlined silhouettes—you can still get a high-impact workout from them.Amazon

Have you bypassed a treadmill because you think you don’t have enough space? While it’s true that a treadmill requires a significant footprint, there are options that minimize the space it takes. And these space-saver treadmills come with the add-ons, like wireless capability, fans, and digital screens to track workouts, that you would expect from a larger model. Here, small treadmills you can consider adding to your home gym setup.

NordicTrack T Series Treadmill
Folds neatly and comes with 30-day access to an exercise program.Amazon

High-end treadmills aren’t off your list when you’re shopping for a small space. Some can fold and still have high-quality, rugged frames and belts that allow for serious (and fast) workouts. Of course, not every athlete needs a treadmill at a high price point. But all-inclusive models made with high-performance runners in mind can reach higher speeds and inclines and be used for serious training.

Sunny Health & Fitness Walkstation Slim Flat Treadmill for Under Desk and Home Fitness
Remote control to amp up intensity, belt goes to 3.75mph with included shock absorbers.Amazon

An under-desk option with no handles or rails carries the smallest footprint, but some may only go up to brisk walking speed. These are great to make sure you’re getting adequate movement during the day, especially if you work from home and don’t have time for a dedicated workout.

Sunny Health & Fitness Asuna Space Saving Treadmill
Sturdy build with motor that supports speed up to 8mph. Shock absorbing deck and folding capability.Amazon

Compact treadmills shouldn’t feel rickety or uncomfortable. Make sure that the running deck is shock-absorbent, to minimize joint impact. And folding treadmills aren’t just for closets or corners. Consider pushing them under the bed or other pieces of furniture for maximum space-saving.

Also Consider

SereneLife SLFTRD18 - Smart Folding Compact Treadmill with Downloadable App & Bluetooth connectivity
With speeds up to 6mph and built in grips for pulse monitoring, this form-fitting design is streamlined and easy to store.Amazon
Goplus Ultra-Thin Electric Folding Treadmill, Installation-Free Design, Low Noise Perfect for Home Use
Anti-skid running belt, LCD display and speeds up to 5mph for medium-intensity training.Amazon
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