Droves of shoppers gave these versatile and supportive shoes rave reviews.

By Jessica Leigh Mattern
Updated June 03, 2020
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While you probably already own a sleek pair of dress shoes for the office and a pair of sporty kicks for the gym, an in-between shoe that’s comfortable — but looks nice enough to travel travel in and wear out and about — is another must-have. If that’s what you’re looking for, you’ve come to the right place.

To find the best and most comfortable men’s sneakers for traveling and everyday wear, we turned to Amazon’s massive community of reviewers and rounded up the sweet kicks they can’t stop praising. With thousands of positive reviews, and just as many four to five-star ratings, you can trust that these options are the very best when it comes to style, design, and function.

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From athletic sneakers designed to support your arches to timeless shoes pulled from the archives of some of your favorite brands (Puma, Adidas, and more), here are the sharpest and comfiest men's sneakers you can get on Amazon.

Adidas Originals Men’s Stan Smith Sneaker 

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Thanks to its soft leather and cushy soles, this iconic sneaker is comfortable straight out of the box — no breaking in period required. And thanks to its versatile look, you can pair it with casual clothes or more polished pieces, making it a shoe you can wear to casual get-togethers as well as dressier occasions. 

To buy: amazon.com, from $38

Puma Adult Suede Classic Shoe

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With more than 3,000 five-star reviews, these timeless Puma sneakers are one of Amazon’s best-sellers across its entire shoe department. And while shoppers love their recognizable look and impressive selection of colors, they also rave about their supportive soles, affordable price point, and versatility.

To buy: amazon.com, from $28

Adidas Men’s Ultraboost 19 Sneakers

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Designed to support and cushion your feet while running, these knit Adidas sneakers are great for working out (and everything else). Shoppers rave about their lightweight feel, comfortable mesh feel, and overall look, claiming they feel like “walking on clouds.”

To buy: amazon.com, from $80

Cole Haan Men’s Grand Crosscourt Sneaker

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These simple sneakers are as sleek as they are comfortable thanks to the top-notch leather used to make them. Reviewers love their classic look, calling them their “go-to” shoes and often wearing them when they need supportive but professional-looking footwear. 

To buy: amazon.com, from $46

Adidas Performance Men’s Samba Classic Shoe

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Go from the athletic fields straight to the street in these classics known for their iconic three-stripe design and rubber outsole, which provides extra grip on the fields. While they’re perfect for your next pick-up game or intramural match, they’re stylish enough to wear on the weekends, too.

To buy: amazon.com, from $39

New Balance Men’s Walking Shoe

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No “dad sneakers” here. Get the comfort and support you expect from New Balance kicks in a more modern shoe with these sleek black sneakers you can sport at the gym and beyond. “They don't look like old man shoes, even though they have those large old man soles,” one reviewer wrote.

To buy: amazon.com, from $65

Vans Unisex Classic Slip-On Skate Shoe

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If you like shoes you can slip on fast, then these simple canvas sneaks will be your new favorite pair. Owners love their comfy soles, casual look, and wide design. Get them in white or black, so you can wear them with anything, or go for one of the brand’s bold prints like its Marvel-inspired looks or its iconic checkerboard pattern.

To buy: amazon.com, from $32

Zhuanglin Men’s Quick Drying Aqua Water Shoes

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It may seem too good to be true, but you can in fact wear these fast-drying water shoes for all sorts of dry land activities like hiking, biking, and more, according to shoppers. “I bought these shoes for hiking under wet conditions. Today, I wore them on a quick 12-mile hike, and they performed far beyond my expectations,” one reviewer wrote. “I wouldn't do a thru-hike with them, but for a weekend warrior hike, they can't be beat — especially if you're expecting a lot of stream crossings or wet weather.”

To buy: amazon.com, from $20

Puma Men’s Roma Basic Sneaker

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Once the go-to shoe for athletes and track stars, this Puma classic is now a popular choice for everyday wear. With impressive arch support and a padded design, it’s no wonder the soft leather shoe been a favorite for decades and racked up over 1,700 five-star reviews on Amazon.

To buy: amazon.com, from $39

Skechers Performance Men’s Go Walk 2

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If your next trip involves a lot of walking or sightseeing, be sure to pack these in your suitcase. “The big selling point as travel shoes is their remarkably light weight. They feel like nothing,” one Amazon reviewer wrote. “You can walk all day in them (and I did, all over Bangkok) without ever feeling foot-weary. And the soles provide far more cushion than I expected (considering the light weight). I've yet to feel any pressure points or foot soreness in these.”

To buy: amazon.com, from $36

Adidas Originals Men’s Superstar

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Unlike most athletic shoes, which are often too casual or sporty for some outfits, these sleek shoes can be worn in so many ways. Throw them on before you dash through the airport, grab them to wear for a long day of sightseeing, and then pair them with your favorite pair of jeans and a blazer for dinner out. You can wear ‘em anywhere.

To buy: amazon.com, from $20

Aleader Men’s Quick Drying Aqua Water Shoes

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Don’t be fooled by their affordable price tag, these comfy kicks are great for beach trips, outdoorsy adventures, hikes, and more. “I was worried they might be ‘form over function,’ and I was wrong — they were absolutely perfect,” one reviewer wrote. “Unlike many water shoes, they look cool, but they work really well too. The soles have some traction, so these were great for short hikes on trails. But I could also walk through streams and have the water drain instantly.”

To buy: amazon.com, from $30

New Balance Men’s 574 Classic Shoe

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Shoppers agree that these timeless kicks are great for everyday wear and will last you for several years. “Simply put, these are my favorite casual shoes ever,” one owner wrote. “I actually still have the first pair, which I bought four years prior, and they are still in good shape — just dirty, so they are definitely of good quality and should last you quite a long a time.”

To buy: amazon.com, from $79

Saucony Originals Men’s Jazz Low Pro Classic Sneaker

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Shoppers love these for their wider fit, light feel, and long-lasting, high-quality materials. “These shoes are amazing,” one reviewer wrote. “They are very durable and go with just about everything, so while I have a few dozen pairs of shoes, I come back to these all the time.”

To buy: amazon.com, from $37

Reebok Men’s Classic Leather Sneaker

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With a soft leather exterior, supportive but light soles, and a padded foam sockliner (read: you can wear ‘em without socks), these babies have tons of comfy features, not to mention, an iconic and versatile look you can style with anything.

To buy: amazon.com, from $43

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