The cost of yoga mats can vary quite a bit. The price is usually related to the materials, the quality of craftsmanship, and country of manufacture. But there are a number of inexpensive yoga mats out there that just might suit your needs.
Our guide below allows you to compare the features of some of the most popular affordable mats out there. Beneath the guide you’ll find in-depth descriptions and additional photos of the best sellers. Click on any column header to sort the table, for example by cost, thickness, or material:
|Sivan NBR Yoga Mat||1/2" thick|
|$19.99||1.8 pounds||7 options||Foam.||4.5|
|ProSource Premium 1/2-Inch Extra Thick Yoga Mat With Carrying Straps||1/2" thick|
|$18.99||2.5 pounds||8 options||Foam.||4.3|
|ProSource Premium 1/4-Inch Yoga Mat With Carrying Straps||1/4" thick|
|$16.99||3.0 pounds||7 options||Foam.||4.2|
|Spoga High Density Yoga Mat with Carrying Straps||1/2" thick|
|$19.99||2.1 pounds||6 options||Foam.||4.4|
|YogaAccessories 1/4" Yoga Mat||1/4" thick|
|$17.99||3.3 pounds||26 options||Unknown material. Phthalate free inks and dyes. Free of latex and heavy metals. ||4.2|
|Yes4All 1/2-Inch Extra Thick Yoga Mat w/ Carry Strap||1/2" thick|
|$20.05||2.2 pounds||Black, blue, green or purple||Foam.||4.2|
|Yoga Monster Mat by Bean Products||1/4" thick|
|$24.95||3.5 pounds||18 options||PER. Free of toxic phthalates, dioxins and furans, phenal, or heavy metals. SGS approved.||3.8
|Gaiam Solid Yoga Mats (3mm)||1/8" thick|
|$19.99||2.0 pounds||8 options||PVC. Free of phthalates and other toxins.||4.0|
|Bixle 1/2" Inch Extra Thick Yoga Mat with Carrying Strap||1/2" thick|
|$22.95||2.3 pounds||7 options||Foam.||4.3|
|YogaHola Super Soft Eco-Friendly Yoga Mat w/ Carry Cord||1/8" thick|
|$13.95||2.5 pounds||5 options||Foam.||3.6|
|Da Vinci Yoga Mat with Carry Strap, 1/4" Inch||1/4" thick|
|$18.99||2.8 pounds||12 options||PVC. Free of phthalates.||4.0|
|Da Vinci 2-Tone Yoga Mat with Carry Strap||1/4" thick|
|$16.99||3.0 pounds||8 different 2-tone options||PVC. Free of phthalates.||4.0|
|Milliard 1/4" Yoga Mat||1/4" thick|
|$17.21||NA||10 options||Unknown material.||4.3|
|Valeo Yoga Mat Blue||less than|
|YogaDirect 1/4" Sticky Yoga Mat||1/4" thick|
|BalanceFrom GoYoga Mat with Carrying Strap||1/4" thick|
|$24.95||2.5 pounds||9 options||Unknown. PVC free, phthalates free, latex free.||4.1|
The 7 columns in the guide are:
- Mat name & picture (click to view more details or to purchase).
- Mat size dimensions in inches
- Mat price – These are current prices on Amazon.com in U.S. dollars. Outside the U.S., click the price in dollars to see the price in your local currency. In some cases price will change depending on mat color and/or style.
- Mat weight in pounds.
- Color and/or style options.
- Mat material (more on mat materials below). SGS is a private, independent laboratory that tests many types of products and makes recommendations regarding consumer safety.
- Rating – This is the average user rating on Amazon.com, where 5 is the best possible rating. It can be very helpful in deciding whether people were satisfied with their purchase.
Shopping for inexpensive yoga mats
One popular brand of inexpensive yoga mats is YogaAccessories. The average price for a YogaAccessories mat is about $20, depending upon color. They have over 20 colors to choose from.
Even though they’re inexpensive yoga mats, they boast some appealing Continue reading