Sit and stand baby strollers are ideal for parents with more than one child

Like most families that have more than one child, I was buried in research as I expected my second born. You may think that any of these top-rated strollers would work in all situations but that’s not true.

For parents with multiple children or toddlers, having a sit and stand stroller makes going for a walk much easier on the parents. Sit n stand strollers allow one child to sit while the other child can walk until they get tired and still have a place to stand or sit. My team and I have spent tens of hours over a span of three weeks to come up with this list.

How we ranked them

We used the following 6 features to rank and compare all these sit and stand strollers:

  1. Harnesses: We ranked those with two harnesses better than those with a single harness.
  2. Weight of stroller: Light ones did better than heavier ones
  3. Foldability: Foldable ones did better
  4. Number of seats: Strollers that have an option of having a second seat did better
  5. Compatibility with car seats
  6. Handlebars

A sit n stand stroller helps out those parents who already have the older sibling and need something to help keep both children within arms reach. They also have places to store toys and other accessories to keep your children entertained on longer walks.

Sit and stand strollers help parents who have an active lifestyle to keep it. These strollers are compact and lightweight. Interchangeable parts are an important feature to look for in these strollers. Be sure to check on weight issues, to be sure that designed to fit both your children.

Some of these strollers can easily be detached and used as a car seat. The more uses you have for these interchangeable parts will mean the fewer accessories you will have to buy for your children. Always check the specials or sales area of any merchant to see if they have these specialty strollers on sale or at a reduced rate.Sit and Stand Strollers

8 Best Sit and Stand Strollers 2020

Below is a list of our best sit and stand strollers in 2020:

  1. Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra – Affordable
  2. Joovy Caboose Ultralight Graphite
  3. Graco Ready2Grow Click Connect LX Stroller
  4. Graco RoomFor2 Click Connect Stand and Ride
  5. Chicco BravoFor2
  6.  Austlen Entourage
  7. Baby Jogger City Select LUX
  8. Joovy Caboose Graphite Stand On Tandem Stroller

Reviews of the best sit and stand strollers in 2020:

1. Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra – Affordable

Baby Trend is the pioneer of all sit and stand strollers you can find in the market today. In fact, if you were searching sit and stand strollers on google browser, you’ll realize an autocomplete suggestion for Baby Trend strollers.

Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra is economically our best sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 498 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4.4/5. Parents like the Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra because it is inexpensive and holds up to 50 lbs.

Features:

  • Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra is one of the few baby strollers that can accommodate 2 kids with up to 50lbs (22kgs each).
  • Has a recliner front seat with 5 – point belt harness. The back seat has 3 – point belt harness.
  • It is travel system ready with Baby Trend car seats as well as other manufacturer recommended seats. The seats are bought separately.
  • This multiple kids stroller has very good suspensions that deliver a smooth ride.
  • Has a detachable sunshade canopy.
  • Ample storage basket underneath the seats.
  • Detachable baby’s trays and parent’s cupholder.
  • Rear wheels individual braking system.

Pros:

  1. Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra is one of the few baby strollers that can accommodate 2 kids with up to 50lbs (22kgs each).
  2. Easily folds as well as it unfolds.
  3. Has a 2 – point recliner front seat with 5 – point belt harness. The back seat has 3 – point belt harness. The belt harness holds the kids safely in the chairs.
  4. It is travel system ready with Baby Trend car seats as well as other manufacturer recommended seats. The seats are bought separately. This is great for your trips.
  5. This multiple kids stroller has very good suspensions that deliver a smooth ride.
  6. Has a detachable sunshade canopy.
  7. Ample storage basket underneath the seats.
  8. Detachable baby’s tray and parent’s cupholder.

Cons:

  1. Baby Trend Sit ‘N’ Stand Ultra is not compatible with most car seats.
  2. The underneath storage compartment is not easily accessible.

Below is a short video (about 1:30 mins) describing how it works:

2. Joovy Caboose Ultralight Graphite

Joovy Caboose Ultralight Graphite is our overall favorite sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 436 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4/5. Parents like the Joovy Caboose Ultralight Graphite because of its universal car seat adapter that makes it compatible with most major car seat brands.

Features:

  • Joovy Caboose Ultralight Graphite has a 3-levels recliner seat.
  • A large storage basket that is easily accessible from the side, back as well as by moving the rear seat.
  • Large detachable sunshade canopy for both front and rear seat occupants.
  • The front seat has 5 – point safety belt harness while the back seat has a 3-point safety belt harness.
  • An easy compact fold.
  • The front seat has a detachable tray.
  • Boasts of a universal car seat adapter that is compatible with most major car seat brands.

Pros:

  1. Joovy Caboose Ultralight Graphite has a 3 – levels recliner seat.
  2. A large storage basket that is easily accessible from the side, back as well as by moving the rear seat.
  3. Large detachable sunshade canopy for both front and rear seat occupants.
  4. The front seat has a 5-point safety belt harness while the back seat has a 3-point safety belt harness.
  5. An easy compact fold eases lifting and storing in automobiles.
  6. The front seat has a detachable tray.
  7. Boasts of a universal car seat adapter that is compatible with most major car seat brands.

Cons:

  1. Relatively hard to maneuver especially on corners and over bumps.
  2. Quite a number of reviewers find it bulky.

Babylist has a helpful video that will give you a good idea of this stroller:

3. Graco Ready2Grow Click Connect LX Stroller

Graco Ready2Grow Click Connect LX Stroller is our top value sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 928 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4.2/5.

Below is a quick 2-minute video that will give you an idea of how this sit and stand stroller works and its features:

Parents like the Graco Ready2Grow Click Connect LX Stroller because of its’ versatile seating positions for two kids.

Features:

  • This Stroller offers a variety of riding options across children’s ages; it has multi-level recline positions front seat.
  • Front lockable swivel wheels offer a smooth ride.
  • The front seat, standing platform, and bench seat all hold up to 50lbs while the back seat holds up to 40lbs.
  • Both the front and rear seats allow car seats.
  • The rear seat is detachable, revealing the sitting bench and standing platform.
  • Legendary easy one-hand fold, it stands on its own once folded and features a storage latch.
  • A large storage basket for all your baby gear; the sitting bench also adjusts to better access the storage basket.
  • A parent’s cupholder.
  • The front seat also has a baby tray.
  • Detachable 2 sunshade canopies.

Pros:

  1. This Stroller offers a variety of riding options across children’s ages; it has multi-level recline positions front seat; perfect for sleeping toddlers.
  2. Front lockable swivel wheels offer a smooth ride.
  3. The front seat, standing platform, and bench seat all hold up to 50lbs while the back seat holds up to 40lbs.
  4. Both the front and rear seats allow car seats.
  5. The rear seat is detachable, revealing the sitting bench and standing platform.
  6. Legendary easy one-hand fold, it stands on its own once folded and features a storage latch.
  7. A large storage basket for all your baby gear; the sitting bench also adjusts to better access the storage basket.
  8. A convenient parent’s cupholder.
  9. The front seat also has a baby tray.
  10. Detachable 2 sunshade canopies to protect the occupants from harmful UV light, wind and light showers.

Cons:

  1. You can’t see both babies at the same time since the front seat faces in front.
  2. Tricky to turn on corners.
  3. The backseat does not recline.

4. Graco RoomFor2 Click Connect Stand and Ride

Graco RoomFor2 Click Connect Stand and Ride is our best newborn-friendly sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 743 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4.6/5.

Parents like the Graco RoomFor2 Click Connect Stand and Ride because it is inexpensive and the front seat fully reclines.

Features:

  • The main reason that makes this stroller perfect for recently born infants is that the front seat fully reclines to a flat position, perfect for sleeping newborns.
  • You can choose either the 3-point hasten or the 5-point hasten safety straps on the front seat.
  • It has a comfy padded rear sitting bench as well as a standing area for an older child; it also features grip handles bars for the standing child
  • The front seat accepts all Graco car seats as well as the most popular ones; moreover, once connected properly (by removing the cupholders first), it leaves lots of room for the older toddler in the back to sit and stand.
  • A large underneath storage basket.
  • The legendary Graco one-hand fold.
  • Easily maneuvers on most terrains with great wheel suspension.

Pros:

  1. The main reason that makes this stroller perfect for recently born infants is that the front seat fully reclines to a flat position, perfect for sleeping newborns.
  2. You can choose either the 3-point hasten or the 5-point hasten safety straps on the front seat.
  3. It has a comfy padded rear sitting bench as well as a standing area for an older child; it also features grip handles bars for the standing child
  4. The front seat accepts all Graco car seats as well as the most popular ones; moreover, once connected properly (by removing the cupholders first), it leaves lots of room for the older toddler in the back to sit and stand.
  5. A large underneath storage basket for all your personal and baby gear.
  6. Boasts of the legendary Graco one-hand fold.
  7. Easily maneuvers on most terrains with front-wheel suspension. The front swivel wheels also lock.

Cons:

  1. The canopy is quite limited in length and functionality.
  2. There is less room for the back occupant when the front seat fully reclines.

5. Chicco BravoFor2

Chicco BravoFor2 by Chicco is our best sit and stand stroller in terms of room for the toddler’s seat in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 158 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4/5. Parents like the Chicco BravoFor2 because there is ample room for the rear occupant even with the car seat on.

Video Review

Below is a quick 3-minute video review of Chicco Bravofor2

Features:

  • This stroller is parent-friendly with Padded handlebars, 2 easily accessible cup-holders, and an adjacent zipped storage potch.
  • Both front and rear seats hold up to 40 lbs.
  • The front seat features 5-point harness safety harness, a detachable, 2 cup-holder infant tray, and a large detachable sunshade canopy.
  • This stroller accepts some infant car seats, e.g KeyFit 30 or Fit2 infant car seat by the front seat bending forwards. Unlike most other double strollers, there is ample room for the rear occupant even with the car seat on.
  • A rear padded sitting bench with 3-point safety harness straps. The bench folds well while not in use.
  • A standing platform with safety handle grips for the older toddler.
  • Spacious underneath storage basket accessible from the rear as well as the front.
  • Easy one-hand compact fold; stands on its own too after folding.
  • All-wheel suspension, easy tap brakes, and front swivel wheels.

Pros:

  1. This stroller is parent-friendly with Padded handlebars, 2 easily accessible cup-holders, and an adjacent zipped storage potch.
  2. Both front and rear seats hold up to 40 lbs.
  3. The front seat features 5-point harness safety harness, a detachable, 2 cup-holder infant tray, and a large detachable sunshade canopy.
  4. This stroller accepts some infant car seats, e.g KeyFit 30 or Fit2 infant car seat by the front seat bending forwards. Unlike most other double strollers, there is ample room for the rear occupant even with the car seat on.
  5. A rear padded sitting bench, the bench features a 3-point safety harness straps. The bench also folds well while not in use allowing more space to stand.
  6. The standing platform has safety handle grips for the older toddler.
  7. A spacious underneath storage basket is accessible from the rear as well as the front.
  8. Easy one-hand compact fold; It also stands on its own too after folding.
  9. All-wheel suspension, easy tap brakes, and front swivel wheels

Cons:

  1. The front seat is smaller as compared to other sit and stand strollers.
  2. All cupholders are not deep enough.
  3. The wheels are not all-terrain suited.

6. Austlen Entourage

Austlen Entourage is our best weight holding sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Parents like it because it is versatile.

Features:

  • This Stroller is easily adjustable from a single-seat stroller to a double seat stroller as well as to a sit and stand stroller.
  • It comes with an adjustable market storage tote and the lower storage compartment is vast too. The overall weight this stroller can hold is 150 lbs.
  • Rolls on plastic wheels with suspension which are great on grass and even on uneven surfaces; however, they are not all-terrain.
  • The seats can recline to 5 levels and has an adjustable calf rest. The rear seat bench is sold separately.
  • It also features an adjustable detachable leather baby armbar, as well as an extendable canopy.
  • It is car seat adaptable.

Pros:

  1. Versatile; This Stroller is easily adjustable from a single-seat stroller to a double seat stroller as well as to a sit and stand stroller.
  2. Ample storage; It comes with an adjustable market storage tote, and the lower storage compartment is vast too. The overall weight this stroller can hold is 150 lbs.
  3. Maneuvers great; Rolls on plastic wheels with suspension which are great on grass and even uneven surfaces; however, they are not all-terrain.
  4. Comfortable; The seats can recline to 5 levels and has an adjustable calf rest. The rear seat bench is sold separately.
  5. It also features an adjustable detachable leather baby armbar, as well as an extendable canopy.
  6. It is car seat adaptable.

Cons:

  1. Expensive
  2. Bulky.

7. Baby Jogger City Select LUX

Baby Jogger City Select LUX is our best-multifaceted sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 138 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4.4/5. Parents like the Baby Jogger City Select LUX because of its diverse riding options and customizations.

Features:

  • This stroller converts from a single stroller to a sit and stand stroller. It has numerous riding positions; with either a bench seat or a stand on glider board accessory; both bought separately.
  • Rides smoothly on rubber all-wheel suspension and has unique hand brakes. The front swivel wheels lock.
  • 5-levels reclining seat; holds up to 45 lbs.
  • Has a big underneath storage compartment plus additional pockets on the seatback for all your baby gear.
  • Seats that can be positioned facing either front or back direction or facing each other.
  • Adjustable sunshade canopy with a peek-a-boo window to monitor the child.
  • Adjustable handlebars are great for caregivers of all heights.

Pros:

  1. This stroller converts from a single stroller to a sit and stand stroller. It has numerous riding positions; with either a bench seat or a stand on glider board accessory; both bought separately.
  2. Rides smoothly on rubber all-wheel suspension and has unique hand brakes. The front swivel wheels lock.
  3. 5-levels reclining seat; holds up to 45 lbs.
  4. Has a big underneath storage compartment plus additional pockets on the seatback for all your baby gear.
  5. Seats that can be positioned facing either front or back direction or facing each other.
  6. Adjustable sunshade canopy with a peek-a-boo window to monitor the child.
  7. Adjustable handlebars are great for caregivers of all heights.

Cons:

  1. The push handbrakes although a good idea, are tricky to use; they are not conveniently placed as they can hinder a fine grip on the handlebars or disallow an organizer to be installed.
  2. No one hand fold; does not stand on its own once folded.
  3. Expensive since most accessories have to be bought separately
  4. Children under six months must use a baby seat.

8. Joovy Caboose Graphite Stand On Tandem Stroller

Joovy Caboose Graphite Stand On Tandem Stroller is our best compact sit and stand stroller in this list of best sit and stand strollers in 2020. Over 510 parents have reviewed it on Amazon and as of Jan 2020, it has an average rating of 4.3/5. Parents like the Joovy Caboose Graphite Stand On Tandem Stroller because it is lightweight and easily maneuvers for a sit and stand stroller.

Video Review

Below is a video review by Joovy

Features:

  • This stroller is lightweight for a sit and stand stroller; consequently, it maneuvers well in tight places.
  • The front seat reclines to 3 comfortable positions; has a stable standing platform for an older child as well as a bench seat.
  • It comes with a universal car adapter compatible with most popular brands.
  • Great for storage compact fold.
  • The seats hold up to 45 lbs and it is recommended to use a car seat until your child is above 3 months of age.
  • All-wheel suspension ensures a sturdy ride.
  • Has an extensive sunshade canopy.

Pros:

  1. This stroller is lightweight for a sit and stand stroller; consequently, it maneuvers well in tight places.
  2. The front seat reclines to 3 comfortable positions; has a stable standing platform for an older child as well as a bench seat.
  3. It comes with a universal car adapter compatible with most popular brands.
  4. Great for storage compact fold.
  5. The seats hold up to 45 lbs and it is recommended to use a car seat until your child is above 3 months of age.
  6. All-wheel suspension ensures a sturdy ride.
  7. Has an extensive sunshade canopy

Cons:

  1. No Parent console provided.
  2. The stroller holds less weight as compared to its counterparts in the market.
  3. The rear seat has no safety harness and is generally uncomfortable.

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