FramesDirect.com offers a wide variety of motorcycle eyewear from performance brands, including Wiley X, Oakley, Spy, and more. Browse our collection and discover traditional eyeglass and sunglass styles in an array of silhouettes with performance-enhancing features, specifically designed to protect your eyes out on the road. Or choose motorcycle sunglasses with prescription lenses so you can enjoy exceptional style with the vision correction you need.
Wearing the right motorcycle sunglasses is essential for your comfort and safety as you ride. There are a few factors to consider when choosing the best sunglasses or goggles for you, and you may want to opt for a versatile model that can perform in different riding conditions.
The two main reasons to choose motorcycle-specific sunglasses are to protect your eyes from sunlight as you ride and to protect your eyes from debris in the air. Any sunglasses can take care of the former, but bikers must be extra careful in choosing the right motorcycle glasses, as they’ll face airborne fragments traveling at high speeds.
The best motorcycle sunglasses have:
Your motorcycle glasses should provide full-wrap protection with shatter-proof lenses at the very least. But with a variety of lens options available, you should choose the lenses that provide the exact combination of features you’ll need on the road. If you’re primarily riding on sunny days, consider dark lenses with a polarized coating, but if you need a prescription and ride in varying light conditions with a visor, consider motorcycle glasses with Transitions™ lenses. The key is to tailor your glasses to your riding.
It’s easy to wear motorcycle sunglasses under most helmets. However, if you’re wearing a visor, avoid wearing motorcycle sunglasses with polarized lenses, as the combination of the polarization, plus the visor doesn’t work well and can impede vision.
Yes—we offer a wide variety of prescription motorcycle sunglasses with features designed to protect you and help you see better. When shopping for prescription motorcycle sunglasses online, make sure you’re buying from an authorized dealer and that your lenses are high-quality and ANSI Z87.1 certified.
Brands like Wiley X and Oakley offer some of the best-made and most popular motorcycle sunglasses on the planet. In fact, Oakley started out making protective gear and goggles for motocross riders, so eyewear design for motorsports is in their DNA. But other brands make great riding sunglasses, too. Browse our collections by Harley-Davidson, Rec Specs Liberty Sport, Spy, and Von Zipper.