LIL LONDON Citizen E-Bike 16" 1-Speed Folding Electric Bike

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Citizen Bike Combination Cable Lock for folding bikes.
folding bike basket
folding bicycle led light kit
Citizen Bike floor pump for folding bikes.
folding bike water bottle cage
Smartphone holder

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LIL LONDON Citizen E-Bike 16" 1-Speed Folding Electric Bike

Looking for a mini muni commuting dynamo -- you've already arrived. The LIL' LONDON is our wee-version of the LONDON Citizen E-Bike for getting you there in a zap.

This simple, ultra-compact, folding electric bicycle sports a pedal assist and throttle e-bike system for those extra oomphs and amps. It's a folding electric bike for going and being human.  

LIL' LONDON has got all of the clever features of the LONDON Citizen Bike inlcuding a cleverly hidden, seatpost integrated battery pack, but LIL' LONDON packs down super-small with a 16-inch frame for convenience and storage.

Hidden, seatpost integrated battery


Max speed

15.5 mph


Max distance

25+ mi depending on assist level



Samsung 36 V 7 AH



250 W high speed rear motor

Charge time

Charge time

3 hours

A powerful, high speed 250W motor integrated in the front hub zips the LIL' LONDON Citizen E-Bike up and down and around.

A Samsung 36V battery pack is sneakily hidden inside your seatpost.  It's easily removable and can be charged in or out of the bike.

Stretch your adventure or ease your commute with the this complete e-bike package.

Looking for something bigger?

Check out the commuting dynamo LONDON electric folding bike for $1,299. The LONDON is a more powerful, 7-speed version of the LIL LONDON Citizen E-Bike for getting you there in a zap.

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Details and specifications

Frame 16" hand-welded alloy folding frame
Folding Unfolds and ready to ride in seconds. No tools required. Folds up quickly for easy storage or travel.
Assembly Your LIL' LONDON Citizen Bike arrives practically fully assembled. Just follow the included instructions and you're ready to ride.
E-bike modes Pedal assist and throttle
Motor High speed 250 W motor
Battery 36 V 7 AMP battery
Charge time 3 hours
Max speed 25 kmh / 15.5 mph (limited) [32 kmh / 20 mph (unlimited)]
Max distance 20 - 50 km depending on assist level
Front fork 16" alloy fork
Handlebar Anodized alloy.
Stem Anodized alloy, foldable in seconds with built in mechanism. No tools required.
Seatpost Adjustable in seconds with alloy quick release clamp. No tools required.
Saddle Citizen sport standard saddle (Comfort saddle optional)
Chainwheel 52T chainwheel with 170mm alloy crank arms.
Gearing 1-speed freewheel
Brakes Disc brakes
Fenders Optional fender set
Kickstand Installed rear, alloy kickstand
Folded size 30x26x15 in
Packed size 30x26x15 in
Suggested rider height Suggested for adults and teens (5'0" to 6'0")
Max rider weight Supports riders up to 220 lbs.
Weight 33 lbs
Crankarm length 170mm
Length of Bike 52 inches
Chainring Teeth 52
Rear Sprocket Teeth 14
Minimum saddle height 30.5 inches
Maximum saddle height 37.5 inches
Wheelbase 37 inches
Seatpost/handlebar distance 24 inches
Minimum handlebar height 33 inches
Maximum handlebar height 39 inches
Pedal to saddle (min) 26 inches
Pedal to saddle (max) 33 inches

Warranty and policies

Detailed warranty information available in FAQs and Policies.

Why Choose Citizen Bike?

Ready to Ride

We don't expect you to be a bike mechanic, so we get everything ready to roll before we fold up and pack your bike. We lovingly install your accessories and tune-up your bike to order right here at Citizen HQ. This saves you a bundle of $$$ and the hassle of getting your bike setup at a shop.

Manufacturer Direct

We only offer our bikes direct -- no big megazonic resellers or unnecessary in-betweens. Just direct from us to you. So our prices don't have any extra fluff. They represent our absolute best effort to get you the most excellent value we can.

Divine design and crazy quality

We've been offering our folding bikes direct for over 15 years -- and we're always innovating and listening. Our customers are our co-pilots. Our designs represent the combined experience of our company and community to bring the best bikes and accessories at incredible prices.

Awesome customer service

Any questions? Hello! We're here! It's us! We're ready to help. Want a recommendation based on your commute, or need some help to get going and being human -- give us a call.

Free socks

We'd give you a hug if we could. So instead, we give you the ultimate utility accessory for your bike -- socks. We love you that much. And here's a virtual hug for good measure 🤗 Happy dance not included.