Posted by Scott Zabriskie on 23rd Jan 2020

View The Most Comfortable Mobility Scooters For 2022!

View The Most Comfortable Mobility Scooters For 2022!

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Drive Cobra GT4 4-Wheel Power Scooter
Drive Cobra GT4 4-Wheel Power Scooter
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AfiScooter S4 Recreational Mobility Scooter
AfiScooter S4 Recreational Mobility Scooter
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EV Rider Vita Monster S12X Mobility Scooter
EV Rider Vita Monster S12X Mobility Scooter

Introduction to Comfortable Mobility Scooters

There are a lot of things to consider when buying a mobility device. Some people prioritize comfort over versatility. Others choose agility over speed. Regardless of your mobility goals, it is important to get a unit that feels comfortable. Whether it’s using the scooter in your kitchen, shopping for groceries, meeting a friend at a cafe or exploring a new city, we have written this guide to show you the most comfortable products and what to look out for.
This guide is quite unique because we categorize comfort in various ways: how comfortable the seat is; how easy it is to store the scooter; operational usability, and how easy it is to travel with it without any hassle.

This is the perfect outdoor device that offers both performance and style. In addition to its stunning looks, the Cobra is built with speed control, an emergency handbrake, a seatbelt, two rearview mirrors and ultra-bright LED lights. This is a comfortable mobility scooter with amazing capabilities.


  • alloy wheels
  • high-back swivel captain's seat
  • very spacious
  • emergency hand brake
  • full front and rear suspension


  • BRAND: Drive Medical
  • WEIGHT: 191 lbs
  • WEIGHT CAPACITY: 450 lbs
  • RANGE: 22 Miles


  • offroad ready (full suspension)
  • ergonomic throttle handle
  • LED Lights
  • many optional extras
  • very smooth ride
  • special design

An extremely comfortable mobility scooter and safe electric model with a driving experience that feels almost like a car. It features advanced steering and suspension, together with a sensor that turns the unit off automatically if the rider over-squeezes the accelerator. This is the ideal scooter for anyone looking for comfort and safety.


  • 9.3mph - 11.5 mph with high-speed option
  • excellent for the golf course
  • very spacious
  • excellent comfort
  • Trusted brand


  • BRAND: Afikim
  • WEIGHT: 364 lbs
  • WEIGHT CAPACITY: 450 / 600 lbs
  • RANGE:28-31 Miles


  • spacious and luxurious
  • Red Dot Award Winner
  • excellent stability
  • many optional extras
  • great range
  • a bit expensive

The Heartway S12X Vita Monster is a sleek, all-terrain power scooter. The Vita Monster has a 900-watt motor and uses a 200 Amp S-drive controller to power through all types of terrain. The 15″ x 6.3″ rear turf tires allow easy outdoor maneuverability. The Vita Monster is one of the most comfortable mobility scooters on the market, it has a double A-Arm front suspension and 3D rear suspension for a smooth ride and maximum shock absorption. It comes with a full LED light package, rear view mirrors, and a roll bar. The Vita Monster’s top speed is 11.5 mph, with a range of up to 28 miles per charge. Other features for the Vita Monster include a sporty 20″ captains seat, cup holder, and adjustable tiller.


  • All-Terrain capability
  • Durable front and rear independent suspension
  • Large elevated-tread wheels
  • Unique Double-A arm suspensions in the front
  • Post-shock absorber in the rear
  • 4-Pole 900W Motor Type


  • BRAND: EV Rider
  • MAX.SPEED: 11.5 mph
  • WEIGHT CAPACITY: 350 lbs
  • RANGE: 28 miles


  • All-Terrain capability
  • Large elevated-tread wheels
  • Post-shock absorber in the rear
  • Informative digital LCD
  • a bit expensive

The Afiscooter SE with its Black & chrome retro design including many features borrowed from the motorcycle industry is an eye-catcher that makes a real statement but its uniqueness doesn’t end there, there’s plenty of substance too. In addition to the style it brings, the strong steel chassis and strong power unit create an extremely rugged scooter with a 20-year track record of unbeatable reliability. The Afiscooter SE is one of the most comfortable mobility scooter available. It has the stability of a big scooter, simple controls, and smooth steering that together with an extra small turning radius allows the driver to negotiate almost any obstacle, be it in the high streets or on a countryside traverse. Go to the beach or the country club, take a tour around your village, go to the shopping center, with the Afiscooter Se you can do it all!


  • Ergonomic Tiller with a Reliable & simple electronic command system for easy & smooth operation
  • 3 wheel model for maximum maneuverability
  • Luxurious orthopedic rotatable seat with a supportive armrest for maximum comfort and ease of access
  • Solid large rear basket
  • High Ground Clearance together with Big size Pneumatic tires give excellent outdoor capabilities


  • BRAND: Afiscooter
  • WEIGHT: 322 lbs
  • Maximum Speed: 9.3mph
  • WEIGHT CAPACITY: 550 lbs
  • RANGE: 28 miles

Mobility without compromise is what mobility limited individuals want these days and few chairs deliver on that promise like the FreeRider FR Superior Edition – 1. This mobility scooter offers superior comfort and maximum usability at all angles. Its design features options that enhance mobility without limiting your everyday needs. The FreeRider FR Superior Edition – 1 is the mobility scooter you have been waiting for.

A full lighting package enhanced usability of the FreeRider FR Superior Edition – 1 far beyond just daytime use and its 4 – 13” pneumatic heavy duty tires help you go more places without the fear of becoming stuck. A small frame, but unbelievably stable format is what the FreeRider FR Superior Edition – 1 is designed for, so you will always feel as though you are in charge of your mobility.

Top speed for the FreeRider FR Superior Edition – 1 remains high at up to 9.6 mph and its small stature of just 57” in length and 27” wide enable you to easily pass through small areas without fear. Take the FreeRider FR Superior Edition to the grocery store for a little shopping with 2 onboard baskets, or take it out into the outdoors for a little fun in the sun. The enhanced ground clearance of 6.4” allows you to easily move through rough terrain without worry. The FreeRider FR Superior Edition – 1 frees up your mobility and your life with impressive features you will truly enjoy.


  • LCD Digital Dashboard
  • Front and Rear Suspension System
  • Angle and Height Adjustable Tiller
  • 13” Pneumatic Tires
  • Ergonomic Controls


  • BRAND: FreeRider
  • POWER: 50 AGM Battery, 79AH Optional
  • WEIGHT CAPACITY: 400 lbs
  • RANGE: Up to 40 Miles


  • Stable 4 Wheel Configuration
  • Regenerative Electromechanical and Handbraking System
  • USB Charging Ports
  • 2 Rearview Mirrors
  • 354 lbs

Comfortable Mobility Scooters

For most people, the decision to buy a mobility device for themselves or a loved one centers around freedom. It also provides a certain level of independence. Because of their repeated use, choosing the right scooter model is essential. Heavy-duty models are generally considered more comfortable because they can support up to 500 pounds of weight. They also offer a more generous seating space, making them ideal for larger people.

However, power versions are more portable and lightweight, making them easier to disassemble and travel with. In our previous post about traveling by plane with a mobility unit, we highlighted some important airline requirements concerning scooters. Airlines place limitations on scooters and wheelchairs which use lithium-ion batteries, so please check those requirements if you will be traveling a lot with your unit.

The Most Comfortable Mobility Scooters

Comfortable Mobility Scooter

Without further ado, here's our list of models, ranked by seat comfort, safety, usability, weight, and portability.

Seat and Driving Comfort

One of our most popular models is the Drive Medical: Panther Heavy Duty Units. It is known for its remarkable comfort and safety features. From the ergonomic throttle control to the fully adjustable captain’s seat which swivels in increments of 45 degrees and reclines, this unit is the ultimate in comfort. It also features front and rear suspension, anti-tip wheels and dual rear-view mirrors.

Comfortable Mobility Scooter


If you travel a lot, a portable unit is ideal. We highly recommend the Drive Medical ZooMe Auto-Flex Folding unit. It takes easy portability to a whole new level, automatically folding in just 15 seconds using a wireless key fob. It is a compact electric device that comes with an airline-safe lithium battery, padded and adjustable armrests, anti-tip wheels, front and rear reflectors, and a delta tiller. In addition, it is very lightweight, and easy to transport, at just 17-inch overall width and 37-inch overall length.

Comfortable Mobility Scooter

Safety & Usability

At Scooters N' Chairs, we strive to ensure all the models we stock provide enhanced safety features. If you are looking for a unit that maximizes speed and distance while offering enhanced safety features, the E-Wheels 36 is a great choice. It is the fastest product on the market. It reaches 18 mph, with an exceptional driving range of 45 miles. With this speed comes a range of safety features, including a comprehensive lighting system with high and low-beam headlights, turn signals, tail and brake lights. The 36 also comes with large wheels and rear shock absorbers for increased handling and safety.

Comfortable Mobility Scooter

Choosing Comfortable Mobility Scooters

Choosing the type of model to buy depends entirely on your goals. If you travel a lot, you should consider getting a lightweight, portable unit, which is more comfortable to travel with than a heavy-duty one. However, if you'll be using the scooter for longer distances, choosing a heavy-duty model makes more sense because of its generous seating space. You might also be looking for units with enhanced safety features. If so, you should read our guide on the best scooters with high-level safety features.

The Safest Mobility & Electric Scooters: 2022 Top 3 List

There are several safety features to consider when buying a mobility product. But how do you decide which ones are more important? More than half of people searching for mobility equipment think safety is a top priority. This is according to our own independent data at Scooters N' Chairs. If you are wondering which features to look out for, you are in the right place. We have written this useful guide to help you out. We will list the safest mobility scooters, explain the safety features and describe what to look out for.

The Safest Mobility Devices Uncovered

Safety features in models are plentiful. Most of our customers either look for the most comfortable mobility units, the most agile, the most lightweight option, or the safest. But a lot of people are not aware of the various features. Safety features in mobility vehicles go beyond usability. Did you know that some airlines place restrictions on scooters and wheelchairs with a lithium-ion battery that is larger than 300-watt hours? If you wish to travel by air with a mobility scooter, you should consider getting a folding model like the Drive Medical: ZooMe, which comes with an airline-safe lithium battery. Popular manufacturer EV Rider creates chairs that feature automatic speed reduction, a digital display panel showing the odometer, speed, trip meter, battery indicator, and ambient temperature

Which Safety Features Are Most Important?

We believe all the safety features are important. However, your decision will depend on how you or your loved one intends to use the device. LED and headlights are extremely important if the unit will be used very often at night. If you require a scooter that is fast, consider going for something that has emergency brakes and automatic speed reduction. If you live in a busy area, mirrors are essential on your device. And if you travel a lot, we highly recommend getting one with an airline-safe battery. above is our top 4 safest models.

Why buy your Mobility Scooters at Scooters 'N Chairs?

Here at Scooter 'N Chairs, we aren't a mindless, soulless company, we care about each customer and each purchase.

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We are here to assist you with the most personalized, patient and friendly team on the market, who find no question too trivial and will personally research any questions or queries you might have, until you are totally comfortable you have found the perfect Mobility Scooters to purchase. For any questions about our top-of-the-line elevating seat electric wheelchairs, don’t hesitate to contact our friendly customer service team. We are available by phone, livechat, email - these details can be found on our contact us page linked above.

Want to know more about Mobility Scooters and Electric Wheelchairs? Check out the guides below! 
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4. The Best Two Person Mobility Scooters For 2022

5.The Top 10 Folding Electric Wheelchairs of 2022 | Scooters 'N Chairs