Introduction

Bikes under Rs. 3 Lakh are some of the best options for the common man in India. They offer a seamless performance and are great for long and short commutes. Additionally, these bikes are also built to last a long time. To get additional security, you can always buy a comprehensive bike insurance that can cover you against all damages.

 

So, without further ado, let us look at some of the best bikes under Rs. 3 Lakhs.

Best Bikes Under Rs. 3 Lakh

Bikes

Price

TVS Apache RR310

Rs. 2,59,990

BMW G 310 R

Rs. 2,60,000

KTM RC 390

Rs. 2,77,517

Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

Rs. 2,81,518

KTM 390 Duke

Rs. 2,87,545

BMW G 310 GS

Rs. 3,00,000

Benelli TRK 251

Rs. 2,62,749

KTM 250 Adventure

Rs. 2,32,693

Royal Enfield Himalayan

Rs. 2,14,869

Bajaj Dominar 400

Rs. 2,17,027

Deep dive into the best bikes under Rs. 3 Lakh

Let us know in detail about the best bikes under Rs. 3 lakh. Look at what they offer, their special features and the insurance rates.

 

1. TVS Apache RR310

 

 The TVS Apache RR 310 ( RR : Race Replica ) is a sport bike made by the TVS Motor Company in collaboration with BMW Motorrad that was launched in India on December 6th, 2017. It uses a 312.2 cc (19.05 cu in) single-cylinder, four-stroke, SI, liquid-cooled, DOHC reverse inclined engine. Although the engine of the Apache RR 310 is from BMW Motorrad's BMW G310 R platform, the motorcycle was entirely designed by TVS in India. It is the company's first fully-faired production motorcycle. It undoubtedly tops the list of the best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

 

City Mileage

33.1 kmpl

Highway Mileage

34.45 kmpl

Top Speed

160 kmph

Engine Capacity

312.2 cc

Fuel Capacity

11 Litre

Length

2001 mm

Width

786 mm

Height

1135 mm

Kerb Weight

174 Kg

Special Features

Bluetooth connectivity, Throttle control, Ride by wire technology

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 1,193

Read More: TVS Apache RR310 Insurance

 

2. BMW G 310 R

 

 

 The BMW G 310 R is an entry-level standard motorcycle developed jointly by BMW and TVS Motor Company of India, which easily deserves to be in the list of the best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs. It is BMW's first, modern, low-end, sub-500 cc, beginner motorcycle sold under the BMW Motorrad brand. It debuted in November 2015 with global sales beginning in 2018. The bike is powered by a four-valve 313 cc (19.1 cu in) liquid-cooled single cylinder engine shared with the TVS Apache RR 310 that BMW says produces 25 kW (33.6 bhp) power at 9,500 rpm and 28 N⋅m (21 lbf⋅ft) torque at 7,500 rpm. The configuration is unusual in that the intake is at the front and the exhaust is at the rear of the engine.

 

BMW released the G 310 GS, an adventure bike based on the G 310 R, on July 19 2018.

City Mileage

32.46 kmpl

Highway Mileage

39.44 kmpl

Top Speed

143 kmph

Engine Capacity

313 cc

Fuel Capacity

11 Litre

Length

2005 mm

Width

849 mm

Height

1080 mm

Kerb Weight

158.5 Kg

Special Features

Multi-disc clutch, digital speedometer

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 1,193

 

3. KTM RC 390

 

The KTM RC 390 is one of the 9 different products from KTM on sale in India. There is only one version on sale and comes with a sticker price of Rs Rs 2.78 Lakh. The KTM RC 390 generates a max power of 43.5 PS @ 9000 rpm along with a peak torque of 36 Nm @ 7000 rpm and the engine is mated to a 6 Speed speed gearbox. Quite an eye-catching vehicle from the category of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

City Mileage

26 kmpl

Highway Mileage

30 kmpl

Top Speed

170 kmph

Engine Capacity

373.3 cc

Fuel Capacity

9.5 Litre

Length

2145 mm

Width

760 mm

Height

830 mm

Kerb Weight

166.8 Kg

Special Features

Dual channel ABS,

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 2,323

 

4. Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

 Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is a cruiser bike available at a starting price of Rs. 2,85,164 in India. Available in 3 variants and 7 colours with top variant price starting from Rs. 3,09,178, it is a robust bike from the category of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is powered by a 648cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 47 bhp and a torque of 52 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This Interceptor 650 bike weighs 202 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 13.7 litres.

 

The Interceptor 650 is one of the most value for money bikes one can buy in India. The combination of excellent engine, beautiful styling and a strong brand value has made the Interceptor 650 extremely desiring.  

 

City Mileage

25.35 kmpl

Highway Mileage

33.17 kmpl

Top Speed

170 kmph

Engine Capacity

648 cc

Fuel Capacity

13.7 Litre

Length

2122 mm

Width

789 mm

Height

1165 mm

Kerb Weight

202 Kg

Special Features

Powerful engine,

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 2,323

 

5. KTM 390 Duke

 

 KTM 390 Duke is a street bike available at a starting price of Rs. 2,87,826 in India. It is available in only 1 variant and 2 colours. The KTM 390 Duke is powered by a 373.2cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 42.9 bhp and a torque of 37 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, KTM 390 Duke comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This 390 Duke bike weighs 167 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 13.5 litres.

 

The 2020 KTM 390 Duke continues with the same aggressive streetfighter styling inspired by the bigger 1290 SuperDuke. However, as part of the update, the motorcycle gets new graphics and two new paint schemes. It is definitely a stylish one from the category of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

City Mileage

25.5 kmpl

Highway Mileage

167 kmpl

Top Speed

167 kmph

Engine Capacity

648 cc

Fuel Capacity

13.5 Litre

Length

2072 mm

Width

831 mm

Height

1109 mm

Kerb Weight

167 Kg

Special Features

Clutchless upshifts and downshifts

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 1,193

 

6. BMW G 310 GS

 

 

BMW G 310 GS is an adventure bike available at a starting price of Rs. 3,04,873 in India. It is available in only 1 variant and 3 colours. The BMW G 310 GS is powered by a 313cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 33.52 bhp and a torque of 28 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, BMW G 310 GS comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This G 310 GS bike weighs 175 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 11 litres.

City Mileage

29.26 kmpl

Highway Mileage

32.86 kmpl

Top Speed

143 kmph

Engine Capacity

313 cc

Fuel Capacity

11 Litre

Length

2075 mm

Width

880 mm

Height

1230 mm

Kerb Weight

169.5 Kg

Special Features

Dual channel ABS,

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 1,193

 

7. Benelli TRK 251

 

 

 Benelli TRK 251 is an adventure bike available at a starting price of Rs. 2,73,610 in India. It is available in only 1 variant and 3 colours. The Benelli TRK 251 is powered by a 249cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 25.47 bhp and a torque of 21.2 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, Benelli TRK 251 comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This TRK 251 bike weighs 164 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 18 litres. Indeed a stunning bike from the lot of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

City Mileage

30 kmpl

Highway Mileage

148 kmpl

Top Speed

143 kmph

Engine Capacity

249 cc

Fuel Capacity

18 Litre

Length

2070 mm

Width

840 mm

Height

1300 mm

Kerb Weight

164 Kg

Special Features

Wet multi-plate clutch

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 1,193

 

8. KTM 250 Adventure

 

 

 KTM 250 Adventure is an adventure bike available at a starting price of Rs. 2,32,951 in India. It is available in only 1 variant and 2 colours. This is one of the best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs category.

 

The KTM 250 Adventure is powered by a 248.8cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 29.5 bhp and a torque of 24 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, KTM 250 Adventure comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This 250 Adventure bike weighs 177 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 14.5 litres.

City Mileage

38.12 kmpl

Highway Mileage

35.63 kmpl

Top Speed

140 kmph

Engine Capacity

248.76 cc

Fuel Capacity

14.5 Litre

Length

2154 mm

Width

900 mm

Height

1263 mm

Kerb Weight

177 Kg

Special Features

PASC Slipper Clutch

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 1,193

 

9. Royal Enfield Himalayan

 

 

 Royal Enfield Himalayan is an adventure bike available at a starting price of Rs. 2,14,874 in India. It is available in 3 variants and 9 colours with top variant price starting from Rs. 2,22,513. The Royal Enfield Himalayan is powered by a 411cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 24.3 bhp and a torque of 32 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, Royal Enfield Himalayan comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This Himalayan bike weighs 199 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 15 litres. It is one of the most popular and adored bikes from the list of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

City Mileage

32.04 kmpl

Highway Mileage

39.96 kmpl

Top Speed

145 kmph

Engine Capacity

411 cc

Fuel Capacity

15 Litre

Length

2190 mm

Width

840 mm

Height

1370 mm

Kerb Weight

199 Kg

Special Features

VRLA battery, Digital Electronic Ignition

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 2,323

Read More: Royal Enfield Himalayan

 

10. Bajaj Dominar 400

 

Bajaj Dominar 400 is a street bike available at a starting price of Rs. 2,21,169 in India. Available in only 1 variant and 2 colours, it is an interesting offering from Bajaj from the category of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs.

The Bajaj Dominar 400 is powered by a 373.3cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 39.42 bhp and a torque of 35 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, Bajaj Dominar 400 comes up with an anti-locking braking system. This Dominar 400 bike weighs 193 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 13 litres.

City Mileage

27 kmpl

Highway Mileage

165 kmpl

Top Speed

145 kmph

Engine Capacity

373.3 cc

Fuel Capacity

13 Litre

Length

2156 mm

Width

863 mm

Height

1243 mm

Kerb Weight

187 Kg

Special Features

Dual channel ABS, Carrier + Back Stopper

Third Party Insurance Premium Rate

Rs. 2,323

Read More: Bajaj Dominar 400 Insurance

 

Disclaimer: The price of the models shown above under the category of best bikes under Rs. 3 lakhs, and the specifications may vary depending on the manufacturer and dealer. Please refer to the official websites to know the exact details.

 

Conclusion

From the TVS Apache RR310 to the Royal Enfield Himalayan - the best bikes under Rs. 3 Lakh are equipped with a diverse range of features. If you’re looking to buy your dream bike from this list of best bikes under Rs. 3 Lakh, make sure to compare their prices and features properly before making a decision. As for the bike’s insurance, Bajaj MARKETS offers you the opportunity to compare multiple policies and pick the one that’s best for your bike.

FAQs Bikes Bikes Under Rs. 3 Lakhs

  • ✔️Is insurance mandatory for my bike?

    Yes, the government has made third party insurance mandatory for every two-wheeler. Although getting a comprehensive bike insurance policy is always recommended.

  • ✔️What does the engine capacity of a bike mean?

    The engine capacity of a bike is expressed in cubic capacity (cc). The higher the cc, the higher is the engine’s ability to digest air and fuel. Thus, engines with higher cc produce more power.

  • ✔️How many types of bikes are there?

    There are more than 12 different types of bikes. Classis, tourer, chopper, cruiser, sportbike are some of the popular types.

  • ✔️What does a comprehensive bike insurance cover?

    A comprehensive bike insurance provides coverage against losses due to natural calamities, fire and theft. It also covers against third party liabilities.

  • ✔️What should I do in case my bike meets with an accident?

    File an FIR, take pictures of your bike, call your insurer for assistance.