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Thule Xpress 970

Thule Xpress 970 tow bar cycle carrier

Thule Xpress 970

Basic tow bar mounted cycle carrier that is easy and quick to fit.

£63.00 (RRP £70.00 - Saving £7.00)

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Thule Xpress 970


The Xpress 970 is a simple and practical tow bar mounted cycle carrier that can carry up to two bikes.


The Carrier fits most frame sizes and comes with rubber coated frame holders to keep your bikes securely in place and prevents the frames from damage.


The Xpress 970 is extremely light weighing in at only 4kg and can be folded flat for convenient storage.


  • Soft, protective frame holders keep the bikes in place.
  • Preassembled with strap, and reflectors included for extra safety.
  • Bikes are at convenient height from the ground.
  • Folds flat for easy storage and handling.



Load capacity Bikes 2
Load capacity (kg) 30
Fits wheel dimensions All
Max bike weight 15 kg
Distance between bikes -
Length (cm) -
Width (cm) 43 cm
Weight (kg) 4.3 kg
Fits frame dimensions All sizes down to 20” junior bikes.
Detachable frame holders No
Tiltable with bikes No
One Key System compatible No
Fits cars with exterior spare tyre No
Fits most bikes with disc brakes Yes
Rear lights  Adapter Required: Thule Light Board 976
Powerplug -
TÜV Approved -
Fulfils City Crash norm Yes
Miscellaneous Straps for fixation of bikes included. Lock carrier to car with padlock.



Recommended Accessories


Thule Light Board 976

Thule Light Board 976

Substitutes the most important rear lights on your car (7-pin connector).

Price £63.00 (RRP £70.00 - Saving £7.00)


We offer a delivery service for the Thule Xpress 970 to home and work addresses throughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland & Ireland.

Equipment, clothing and accessories are normally supplied using an overnight delivery service using a nationwide courier. Canoes & Kayaks are sent on a 3 day delivery service. Delivery times are estimates based on years of experience and we do not offer a guaranteed timed delivery service.

Online orders can be tracked online using the courier’s website – tracking details will be provided. We make every effort to deliver goods within the estimated time scales.

The delivery price will be shown in the shopping basket.

Collection - Click & Collect

Buy a Thule Xpress 970 online from our website and collect from our store in Newhaven, East Sussex or from any branch within the Canoe Shops Group. There is no cost associated with this.

Our other stores are:

  • Brighton Canoes - Newhaven, BN9 0DH
  • Bournemouth Canoes - Poole, BH16 5BW
  • Cornwall Canoes - St Columb Road, TR9 6PZ
  • Kayaks & Paddles - Plymouth, PL21 9RL
  • Manchester Canoes - Warrington, WA1 4RX
  • Norfolk Canoes - Norwich, NR5 0JU
  • Southampton Canoes - Totton, SO40 3SA

We will contact you to arrange collection upon receipt of you order.


If you need any further information or advice about the Thule Xpress 970, please contact us and we'll be glad to help.


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