Thule Group

Thule Launches Trio of Bike Travel Cases and Adds Innovative Features to the Category

Press Release   •   Jul 31, 2013 06:00 EDT

Bicycle protection is the number one priority when transporting your bicycle via airliner. With more and more cyclists flying to triathlons, cycling tours and granfondos, there is an increasing need for simple bicycle protection.  Thule is proud to announce the Thule Round Trip Pro, Thule Round Trip Transition and Thule Round Trip Sport bicycle travel cases that combine protection, ease of use and security.

Available with the Thule Round Trip Pro and Transition is an innovative integrated work stand to help with disassembly and reassembly of your bicycle. This work stands doubles as a rail to mount your bicycle on inside of the box creating a strong and secure platform to attach your bike on to.

Whether you prefer a hard or soft case, Thule’s new Round Trip series offers safe and stylish solutions for both.

Thule Round Trip Transition (model 100502)
Thule’s premium hard case, the Round Trip Transition is made in Thule’s Chicago cargo box factory and is made from a combination of ABS, aluminum and rugged nylon to protect the bike during transport. The integrated bike work stand makes bicycle assembly / disassembly a breeze.

  • Integrated wheels for easy transport
  • Integrated bike work stand which is easy to pack and assemble making traveling easy
  • Top of box nests into bottom for easy storage when not in use

MSRP $599.95
Available – December 1, 2014

Thule Round Trip Pro (model 100501)
Thule’s premium soft case, the Round Trip Pro, is made from a combination of hyper durable nylon and includes Thule’s work stand.

  • Aluminum rail frame supports and protects during transport
  • Integrated wheels for easy transport
  • Integrated bike work stand
  • Side panels fold up & case collapses for easy storage
  • Lightweight

MSRP $599.95
Available – January 1, 2014

Thule Round Trip Sport (model 100500)
Thule’s basic bike transport case is anything but basic. Made of durable polyethylene, this case is sized perfectly for shipping via UPS or by airline.

  • Durable polyethylene construction protects the bike during transport
  • 4 heavy duty straps protect contents during transport
  • Integrated wheels for easy transport
  • Dividers to keep wheels separated from frame
MSRP $379.95
Available - January 1, 2014

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About Thule 

The Thule brand was established in Sweden in 1942. Thule is now a premium brand that is used around all over the world. Under With the motto Bring your life, Thule offers a wide assortment of accessories to simplify the transportation of your gear and equipment in a secure, safe and stylish way. Roof racks, bike and water sport equipment carriers, roof boxes, accessories for recreational vehicles, trailers for the an active life (horses, boats, etc.), snow chains as well as luggage bags and boxes are just a few examples of what Thule currently offers. Thule is the largest brand in the Thule Group.