If you are looking to buy a convertible car seat but have a small budget, there are some great, inexpensive booster car seats available on the market. Below is a list of cheap booster seat recommendations:
Booster Car Seats Under $100
Cheap High Back Booster Seats
The Graco Highback Turbobooster Car Seat fits your child in highback mode from 30-100 lbs and converts to a backless booster for children 40-100 lbs. It features a multi-layer head rest and full coverage back support in highback mode. The open-loops belt guides help to position your car’s seatbelt, which makes it easier for your child to self-buckle. Other features include wide, padded armrests and integrated cup holders and storage.
The Evenflo Maestro Booster Car Seat Thunder is a 2-in-1 combination seat that protects harnessed children from 22-50 lbs and belt-positioned children from 40-110 pounds. This 5-point harnessed car seat converts to a belt-positioning booster seat for extended use as your child grows. This type of seat is known as a toddler booster seat, or combination car seat. This car seat is lightweight and comes equipped with LATCH systems for easy installation and transfer between multiple vehicles. There are also 2 integrated cup holders to keep your child’s drinks nearby without increasing the width of the car seat. This allows multiple car seats to fit your back seat. The auto-adjust belt path correctly positions the seat belt to your child for a proper fit. There are 4 shoulder harness positions and 2 crotch buckle positions for extended use.
The Cosco High Back Booster Car Seat is a 2-in-1 combination seat that protects harnessed children from 22-40 lbs and belt-positioned children from 40-80 pounds. This 5-point harnessed car seat converts to a belt-positioning booster seat for extended use as your child grows. Features include 5 point harness with up front adjustment and 2 position shoulder belt guides. It has a lightweight design for easy traveling. There is a removable cup holder.
The Graco Affix Youth Booster Seat fits 30 – 100 pounds and from 38 – 57 inches tall. It converts to backless mode for children 40 – 100 pounds and from 40 – 57 inches tall. It has one-hand front-adjust Latch system, making self-buckling easier. There are 2 integrated cup holders, perfect for holding your child’s drink or snacks. There is a hideaway storage compartment for storing small games and toys.
This car seat has 6 height positions, where the back adjusts as your child grows, keeping the head and side support in the proper position. It’s 2 seats in 1, where its removable back transitions to to a no-back booster. Other features include comfortable padding around the head and body and one-hand, multiple height adjustments to accommodate growing children longer. There are elastic cup holders so that your child can keep his snacks closeby.
This belt-positioning booster seat is designed for children from 40-100 pounds and between 43 to 57 inches tall. It features a pull out storage drawer that keeps your child’s gear closeby while they remain safely buckled into the seat. It has a seat belt positioning strap for a customized fit. There is also a built-in cup holder and an additional storage pocket on the sides of the seat. It easily converts to a backless booster when your child is ready for the next stage.
Cheap Backless Booster Seats
The Graco Backless TurboBooster Car Seat fits children from 40-100 pounds and up to 57 inches tall. Features include padded, height-adjustable armrests, one-hand adjustable headrest, and hide-away cup holders. The padded seat cushion can easily be removed and washed in a washing machine.
This belt positioning backless booster car seat by Kids Embrace fits kids 40 to 100 lbs and up to 57 inches n height. This cute seat is perfect for Batman lovers! The contoured seat is shaped for comfort, even on long journeys. It has a seat cover that can be easily removed, wiped off, and is machine washable. Other features include 1 cup holder and a shoulder belt positioning clip. There’s a Batgirl version of this car seat, perfect for young girls. Kid Embrace also makes a Superman booster seat in blue and pink.
This belt-positioning booster fits kids from 40-100 pounds and up until 57 inches tall. There is an adjustable headrest that grows with your child. The seatbelt positioning strap gives your child a customized fit. There is a built-in cup holder on one side and additional storage pocket on the other sside o that your child can keep a snack or drink nearby. There is a pull out storage drawer, which is great for keeping favorite toys or books. This seat is available with a high back that can be converted to this backless booster seat.
The Evenflo Amp Performance No Back Booster Car Seat fits children from 40-100 lbs. Features include comfortable, contoured padding, elastic dual cup holders and tall armrests. The car seat pad is also machine-washable. The Evenflo AMP is available in a variety of colors.
This belt positioning booster fits children from 40 to 100 pounds and up to 57 inches. Its lightweight design is perfect for traveling. Although this purple color is only available to Amazon Prime members (30-Day Free Trial), the car seat is available in a variety of colors to everyone including yellow, turquoise, and magenta.
This Disney Deluxe Belt-Positioning Booster Car Seat by Safety 1st is perfect for young girls. It is specifically designed for children who weigh 40-100 pounds and between 43 to 57 inches tall. It lightweight design makes it easy for traveling and transferring between cars. There is a slide out cup and snack holder. There is Mickey Mouse version of this car seat, perfect for young boys.