Schwalbe Durano Plus – vs – Schwalbe Marathon Plus

Schwalbe Durano Plus Tyre – vs – Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyre. We compare most popular and durable winter / training tyres from Schwalbe.

Schwalbe Durano Plus Folding Tyre

Schwalbe Durano Plus

Maximum puncture protection for race machines! The SmartGuard belt is not as deep as the Marathon Plus, nevertheless it offers a unique level of protection for racing tyres. This is the most puncture protected road bike tyre.
SmartGuard is the most effective protection belt available for bicycle tyres. A substantial 5mm thick layer of flexible India rubber offers durable protection from sharp objects such as tac's, thorns, stones etc.
RaceGuard offers you excellent puncture protection, which is thanks to the double layer of nylon fabric within the tyre. RaceGuard is found in Schwalbe's light and sporty tyres.


Type Folding /Clincher
Weight 340g
Sizes 700 x 23, 25, 28c
PSI Rating 85 - 145
Schwalbe Marathon Plus

Schwalbe Marathon Plus

Smartguard rubber layer gives ultimate puncture protection with reduced rolling resistance
Reflective strip
Drawing pin proof
Smartguard rubber layer made from a proportion of recycled rubber
"Anti-aging" side wall


Type Rigid /Clincher
Weight 595g (700 x 25c), 750g (700 x 28c), 810g (700 x 32c), 900g (700 x 35c), 960g (700 x 38C)
Sizes 700 x 25, 28, 32, 35, 38
PSI Rating 85 - 115 (25mm)