Best Garmin deals: Save money on a new smartwatch

garmin venu sq 2 being tested by contributor Andrew Williams
(Image credit: Andrew Williams)

Take advantage of the best Garmin deals and get yourself a top of the line fitness tracker for a reduced price. We've combed through deals on Amazon, Best Buy and more to bring you huge savings on some of the best fitness trackers on the market. Whether you're already a Garmin convert, or looking to buy your first, there's a smartwatch to meet every budget in our deal selection. 

Garmin is undoubtedly one of the industry leaders in high-tech smartwatches and GPS-tracking systems, and in our opinion Garmin wearables are some of the most technologically advanced and sophisticated smartwatches on the market. If you take them out on the trail and take advantage of the rugged features, they are a hiker's best friend thanks to built-in satellite-tracking GPS technology and solar-charging. 

Garmin allows you to leave your phone at home while out training, with features like messaging and music to keep you busy and an excellent battery life. The best Garmin watches are able to track multiple types of sports and physical activity, from swimming to cycling, and diving to golf. They monitor biological statistics such as heart rate, pulse, oxygen levels, sleep, steps and more too. Read on to find the best deals on our favorite Garmin watches. 

Best Garmin Deals

Garmin Venu Smartwatch|

Garmin Venu Smartwatch| Was $349.99 Now $209.90 at Amazon  

You can save $140 on the Garmin Venu Smartwatch, which provides the broadest range of health monitoring features, more than 20 preloaded GPS and indoor sports apps, plus the ability to download playlists from streaming services. 

Now $159.17 at Amazon

Garmin Instinct Rugged |Was $249.99 Now $159.17 at Amazon
Save 36% on the brilliant Garmin Instinct Rugged GPS Smartwatch. Built to withstand extreme weather conditions, it’s waterproof to 100 meters and constructed to U.S. Military-grade toughness. It also has two-week battery life which makes it perfect for lone adventurers.

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music|

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music| Was $349.99 Now $196.74 at Amazon 

Save a cool 44% on the Garmin Forerunner 245 Smartwatch. It comes with free training plans from Garmin Coach, performance monitoring, and provides advanced running dynamics like stride length and ground contact time to keep you on track with your goals.

Now $79.99 at Amazon

Garmin Vivosmart 4 Smartwatch| Was £99.99, Now $79.99 at Amazon

Save 20% on the Garmin Vivosmart 4 Smartwatch. This intuitive fitness tracker monitors daily activity and uses a Pulse Ox sensor to measure blood oxygen levels, as well as measuring HRV to gauge stress. Perfect for everyday use and helping you up your step count. 

Now $179.99 at Amazon

Garmin Vivoactive 4 Smartwatch| Was $329.99, Now $179.99 at Amazon

Save 45% on the Garmin Vivoactive 4 Smartwatch, which monitors your energy levels and provides animated workouts using built-in sport apps. You can make contactless payments and stream music from your wrist. It's a fully functioning smartwatch for anyone on-the-go who also want to measure their health stats.

, Now $119.99 at Amazon

Garmin Venu Sq Smartwatch| Was $199.99, Now $119.99 at Amazon

Save 40% on the Venu Sq with this great deal. It has 20 sport apps to choose from and a bright color display, we especially like the colorways and elegant design of this smartwatch. With 20 in-built sport apps to choose from the Venu Sq monitors all kinds of activities.

, Now $126.21 at Amazon

Garmin Forerunner 735XT | Was $349.99, Now $126.21 at Amazon

If triathlons are your thing, why not save a whopping 64% on the Forerunner 735XT? It's perfect for multisport action, and has a battery life than can last up to 14 hours in GPS mode. It also provides advanced dynamics for running, cycling and swimming, including ground contact time and stride length.

Now $438.99 at Amazon

Garmin Fenix 6 Pro | Was $599.99 Now $438.99 at Amazon

Save 27% off this premium smartwatch provides you with the Dynamic PacePro feature to help adjust your pace when running over varying terrain. A premium multisport smartwatch, the Fenix 6 Pro even provides grade-adjusted guidance.

, Now $192.99 at Amazon

Garmin Venu | Was $349.99, Now $192.99 at Amazon
A GPS smartwatch with a bright, touchscreen display and a whole host of features. Save 45% on this fantastic deal and nab yourself a Venu with a tactile touchscreen display, integrated music, animated workouts and much more.

Now $69.99 at Amazon

Garmin Vivofit Jr. 3 | Was $89.99 Now $69.99 at Amazon

An excellent 17% off this Vivofit Jr. 3 makes it ideal for kids thanks to the 1-year battery life, multiple colorways, and unlockable educational games based on your kids’ activity.

Now $441.99 at Amazon

Garmin Forerunner 945 | Was $499.99, Now $441.99 at Amazon
Save a whopping 12% on this premium smartwatch, designed for only the toughest triathletes. It has an in-built assistance alert to alert emergency contacts if you or the smartwatch discovers you’re in trouble.

, now $249.99 at Best Buy

Garmin Instinct Solar Rugged GPS Smartwatch | was $349.99, now $249.99 at Best Buy

Save $100 on this Garmin Instinct Solar — a tough and practical multi-sports watch with superb battery life thanks to its Power Glass solar charging lens. It comes with a new blood oxygen sensor and customizable power modes, and you can get notifications straight from your phone to the watch. 

Which Garmin smartwatch is right for you?

Garmin is a leader in GPS technology, and its range of fitness devices offer everything from running, cycling and swimming to golfing, skiing and climbing. These smartwatches come with built-in activity trackers and sensors that allow them to monitor your health and fitness levels, including your heart rate, sleep patterns and even your moods. And if you're looking for something a bit more specialised, there are also dedicated GPS units available for golf, fishing and other outdoor pursuits.

If you're looking for a smartwatch that will help you stay motivated throughout your workout, the Garmin Fenix 6 Pro Solar is the best choice. It comes with all the usual fitness tracking features like GPS, heart rate monitor, swim tracking and sleep monitoring, plus it also has built-in music storage. You can even download apps directly onto the watch itself, making it easier than ever to track your progress and get motivation from your wrist.

The Garmin Instinct Solar is an affordable fitness tracker that you can wear all day long. It features a built-in battery and a solar panel that charges your device while you're out running around town. It tracks steps taken, calories burned, distance traveled, active minutes, and sleep quality. You can customize your activity goals and sync them with social networks like Facebook and Twitter. It also includes a heart rate monitor and a blood oxygen sensor.

The Garmin Venu Sq Music isn't your average fitness tracker. It doesn't just track steps like other fitness trackers, but instead also focuses on providing accurate distance and speed during outdoor activities. We love that it includes a built-in speaker and microphone for voice commands, making it perfect for running, cycling and open water swimming. It's waterproof up to 50 meters, so you can wear it while working out in the gym or taking a shower. It's a cheaper option than the Garmin Venu, but has a lot of the same fitness tracker and smartwatch features, from GPS and heart rate monitoring to a Pulse Ox sensor.

Still undecided if a Garmin deal is the right fit for you? Why not check out our best Fitbit guide for more options, as well as our guide to the best running headphones.

Sam Hopes
Staff writer

Sam Hopes is a level III fitness trainer, level II reiki practitioner, and resident fitness writer at Future PLC. Having trained to work with both the mind and body, Sam is a big advocate of using mindfulness techniques in sport and aims to bring mental wellbeing to the forefront of fitness. She’s also passionate about the fundamentals of training and how we can build more sustainable training methods. You’ll find her writing about the importance of habit-building, nutrition, sleep, recovery, and workouts.

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