10 Cheap Adventure Motorcycles for 2024

Royal Enfield Himalayan 450 

The mighty Himalayan gets a power boost for 2024, bringing 40bhp and improved performance to its proven off-road pedigree. And at $5,449 (MSRP), it's a steal for any adventure seeker. 

Honda CB500X

Versatility personified, the CB500X tackles city streets and dirt roads with equal ease. Its reliable engine, comfortable ergonomics, and $7,299 price tag make it a no-brainer for budget-conscious adventurers. 

Kawasaki KLR 650

A legend reborn, the KLR 650 embodies rugged simplicity and unwavering reliability. Its $6,899 price tag and go-anywhere attitude make it a classic choice for adventure on a budget. 

Suzuki V-Strom 650

Comfortable, capable, and affordable, the V-Strom 650 is a jack-of-all-trades for adventure riders. Its $9,199 price tag might be slightly higher, but its smooth engine and touring prowess make it an excellent value. 

BMW G 310 GS 

Don't underestimate the little Beemer! The G 310 GS packs a punch for its size, tackling off-road challenges with surprising competence. At $5,695, it's an entry point into the world of premium German adventure at a budget-friendly price. 

CFMoto 700MT 

Chinese manufacturer CFMoto enters the fray with the surprisingly well-equipped 700MT. Boasting Marzocchi forks, Brembo brakes, and a TFT dash, it offers plenty of bang for its $9,699 price tag. 

Triumph Tiger Sport 660 

This sporty tourer isn't afraid to get dirty. The Tiger Sport 660 blends street prowess with adventure readiness, making it a versatile choice for $9,695. 


KTM's budget-friendly adventure beast comes equipped with premium WP suspension and aggressive styling. At $7,399 (2023 model), it's a steal for off-road enthusiasts. 

Sinnis Terrain T380

This British-designed, Chinese-built machine offers surprising capability for its $2,999 price tag. It's perfect for beginners or budget-conscious riders looking for a taste of adventure. 

Honda XL750 Transalp

Finally returning to the US shores, the Transalp offers legendary Honda reliability and comfortable touring capabilities in a surprisingly affordable package. Its $9,999 price tag might be the highest on this list, but its pedigree makes it a worthy contender.