Nine-piece padding kit for transport

The Tern FlightSuit lets you pack your 20” or 24” Tern bike for safe travel in your own case or box. The most common use is with the Samsonite F’Lite 31” for many 20” bikes. The 9-piece kit includes a large suitcase pad plus custom pads and protectors for your bike. Pads are made of durable 240D nylon for repeated use and bonded with 5 mm, dual-layer padding to protect your bike during transit. Easy instructions printed right on the suitcase pad show you how to fit the bike into your suitcase. Suitcase not included.

9 piece kit includes:

  • Suitcase Pad
  • Seatpost Sock
  • Pedal Bag
  • Handlepost Sock
  • Handlebar Sock x 2
  • Frame Dropout Protector
  • Fork Dropout Protector
  • Dropout Sock

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460 × 340 mm (18.1” x 13.4”)


750 g (1.7 lb)

Load Capacity
Volume Capacity
Compatible Bikes

All Tern bikes except GSD, HSD, Joe & Cargo Node.

Compatible Items

Airporter Mini
Airporter Slim (only Link and Verge bikes needed)
Suitcases with inner size of:
20” bikes: 75 × 54 × 32 cm (30” × 21” × 13”)
(e.g. Samsonite F’Lite GT 31” Spinner)
24” / 26” bikes: 80 × 65 × 29 cm (31” x 26“x 11”)

Nylon 240D

Tern’s new FlightSuit can turn an off-the-shelf suitcase into a safe and secure transport case.

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Product Reviews

Bicycle Times

Bringing a bike with you when you travel is always a great idea, but even if you have a folding bike it can be difficult to transport it. The FlightSuit is a set of specially designed pads that can help you pack your folding bike into a suitcase, avoiding high baggage fees.

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Bicycle Retailer

Every 20-inch wheel Tern bicycle can be packed into an airline legal suitcase like the Samsonite F’Lite. The FlightSuit can also be used with Tern 24-inch wheel bikes with larger suitcases.

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Bike Rumor

Tern Bicycles takes the standard suitcase you already have been using and turns it into a full-function travel case with their FlightSuit…

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The Active Times

…might save you from having to buy an expensive custom case—or pay airline surcharges

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