Looking for a list of bicycle headlight and taillight brands? Bike lights have many uses, whether it is riding at night on the road or on trails, or being seen in traffic during the day. We’ve rounded up every major bike light brand we could find so you can browse through and find the right light for your cycling situation.
Did we miss any bike light manufacturers? Have you had a good or bad experience with any of these light brands? Please leave a comment and let us know, and help others who might be looking for a bike headlight or taillight.
Netherlands based brand that carries dynamo and battery powered bike lights.
Ay Up Lighting Systems
Australian lighting company that makes both road and mountain bike headlights.
Netherlands based manufacturer of lights and other accessories for bikes.
Beryl makes bike lights such as the popular Blaze Laserlight. They are based on LED lights.
Blackburn makes a wide range of bike lights. They average capacity of around 800 lumens.
Bontrager / Trek
Trek’s Bontrager sub brand has a full line of headlights and taillights.
Brightside makes lightweight bike lights. They come with a battery life of up to 43 hours.
Brompton offers a range of bike lights. It includes rear lamps and complete 400V front light kits.
Busch Muller makes mostly dynamo powered headlights and taillights, with some battery powered models. Made in Germany.
Cateye offers a range of bike lights. They are categorized according to the lumen at 300, 400, 800 and 1700 capacity.
Cobi lights are integrated with smart technologies. They can also act to signal when turning.
Contec makes quality bike lights with LED technology. They come with waterproof construction.
Cube LED lights are used for all types of road bikes. They come with USB charging and high lumen output.
Cycliq offers bike lights with a built-in camera. They operate at 100 lumens.
Cygolite makes products with different light modes. Most of the lights are charged via USB.
USA manufactured brand of high end trail and road lights, as well as taillights.
Exposure offers a range of lights for the outdoors. Bike lights can come with up to 750 lumens.
The Lumabeam from Fabric comes with multiple light modes and long life LED technology.
Shenzen based bicycle light manufacturer.
The Garmin Varia bike lights adapt to the riding style. Adaptations are made both for light intensity and for light projection.
Gemini lights come with a minimalist profile and wireless controls. 6-cell and 8-cell batteries are available.
Guee offers front, rear, beam and safety lights. They come at 250, 400 and 700 lumens.
Finland based company that offers headlights and taillights and other bike accessories.
Knog lights use LED technology. They are 100% waterproof.
The manufacturer makes modern bike lights. They come with a run time of up to 24 hours.
Based on LED lights, the products from Lezyne come with a maximum capacity of 1500 lumens.
Light & Motion
There are 30 bike lights made by Light & Motion. The Urban 500 comes with a capacity of 500 lumens.
Lupine manufactures a wide range of adventure lights. They offer two road bike designs at 900 and 1000 lumen.
Front and rear bike lights are available from the manufacturer. Magishine also makes accessories such as charging converters.
Battery powered and dynamo powered bicycle headlights and taillights.
Moon makes complex bike lights. Dual color beams and matrix LED display are among their characteristics.
Nathan makes bike safety accessories. They use LED technology.
The brand is focused on innovative products. Bike lights are offered with USB charging and LED technology.
Niterider makes powerful bike lights. The Pro 1800 comes with a capacity of 1800 lumens.
Models designed for runners, hikers and cyclists. Intended to create a wide angle of visibility. Uses external batteries.
Bike lights that have very specific beam patterns for trail or road, designed to make the most efficient use of the light where you need it.
Oxford bike lights come with impressive lumen capacity. Flagship products come with 2000 lumen.
The most powerful front light from PDW comes with 810 lumens. USB charging is included.
Planet bike manufactures all types of bike lights. Leading designs can work beyond 2 hours at 800 lumen.
Makes a full line of lighting products for various sports and industries and also includes a small number of bicycle headlight and taillight options.
Priority bike lights come with 100 lumen. They can work for hours on a single battery charge.
Sate-Lite is a Chinese manufacturer and supplier of reflectors, lenses, bike lights and warning devices for bicycles and other applications. Related to Deflecto.
The bike lights are seen as an affordable entry-level solution for the average bike.
See Sense lights come in front and rear mounts. The lightest design comes with a weight of just 50g.
Serfas lights come with a solid and a flash mode usability. They require no tools for installation.
The Swedish manufacturer also makes a few bike lights. They are recommended for urban environments.
Smart bike lights are made with various lumen capacity. They stand out due to their easy mount designs.
German manufacturer that makes dynamo hub powered headlights and taillights.
SP Connect bike lights come in multiple changeable modes. They run at 200 lumens.
Netherlands based manufacturer of dynamo and battery bicycle, ebike and running lights.
German manufacturer that makes a variety of headlights and tailights for bicycles and e-bikes that meet German rules for street legality.
Topeak makes a series of modern bike lights. Other safety accessories are available as well.
Made in Germany lights for bicycles and e-bikes that meet German rules for street legality.
Joel Marcus-Kurn says
You seem to have missed DiNotte, which makes super hi power lights for riding in completely unlit areas. I have used them for years as a commuting light on a rail-to-trail with no outside lighting. Great lights — and made in USA
Road Bike Rider says
Thanks for the tip! Added it.
Sam Hoo says
I’m looking for a small manufacturer of bike lights in North Texas. They made helmet mounted lights using multiple LEDs in a curved mount from machined aluminum they might be a machine shop maybe?
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M Henry says
Missed Outbound Lighting (outboundlighting.com) They makes road and trail headlights.
Also missed Orfos (orfos.us). They make headlights and taillights. Mostly for road use.
Nathan is missing the H in the listing.
Road Bike Rider says
Added and fixed. Thank you!
Per Hassel Sørensen says
Nice list, tanks for the work!
You miss two big manufacturers:
Sate-Lite (China, but owned by US company Deflecto)
Aidan Gribbbin says
Thanks for the list and including us on it ! We are seeing some traffic to our website as a result which is great.
Road Bike Rider says
Glad to hear it!
Towild bike lights can handle any lighting need on the trail or in an urban setting,
From rechargeable to quick-release mounting, Towild bike lights have the features riders are looking for.
Fiona Huang says
DON’T think that GACIRON can be missed from the list!!!
GACIRON manufactures headlight,taillight,reflector of road/off-road/urban/race use for cyling!
M Henry says
Missed Bontrager (Trek’s accessory brand)
Missed Princeton Tec
Road Bike Rider says
Thank you! I have added these.
M Henry says
Missed Ay Up
Trelock is missing
SHENZHEN TOBEST INDUSTRY CO.,LTED makes full range of bike lights, E-BIKE, Dynamo lights.
Rebecca White says
I really did not know that there are so many bike brands are available. I know a Few but most of them are unknown to me. Thank you for providing this list. I’ll check out a few of them. Really informative and helpful post.
Ashley Chang says
Miss on manufacture with E mark bike light!
BRIGHTSTAR Technology co., Ltd. makes a variety of headlights and taillights for E-bikes.
All E-bike light are test by TUV for Emark approval.. (made by Taiwan.) & meet ECE regulation for legal on road.
I used cygolite trion unfortunately doesn’t last long and went die on me just stop working , also manufacturer doesnt response for repair request
Hope it help
Another manufacturer you did not mention is Spanninga (https://spanninga.com) I think they’re in the Netherlands. They make the “Thor” model lights in addition to others. Look like HIGH QUALITY lights. Very nice. And reasonably priced, too.
Here’s another one you missed: https://www.lite-move.com/ a mnaufacturer of E-bike lights and reflectors, they also do OEM for some recognizable brands
Sigma is missing too….
The Monteer 8000S from Magicshine is without a doubt the best mountain bike light option. 8000 lumens of brightness can illuminate the entire road. Great headlight