If there’s one thing everyone needs in their shoe collection, it’s a pair of comfortable white sneakers. Perfect for spring and summer, this closet essential stands out from the rest due to its versatility. There’s no need to limit yourself to just flip-flops or other summer sandals here. Among fashionable sneakers and metallic sneakers, this basic shoe can be worn formally or casually, all day long, and will never go out of style. But how do you find a sneaker that meets all the requirements? One that can take you from the office to the gym and be your go-to shoe for summer travel? I set out to find the best.

To help with my research, I hired Rebekah Broe, Director of Product for High Performance Footwear at HOKA, and she said it’s important to think about what you do when you wear sneakers. She also mentioned that the support of the shoe is very important. With all that in mind, I’ve gathered the most comfortable white sneakers to add to your closet, stat. Shop them below.

Cariuma Triple White Premium Leather Sneakers

The leather on these sneakers has been pebbled for extra softness and comfort. Why not pair them with your favorite summer outfit; these go with everything. Bonus: For every pair you purchase, the company plants two trees.

Sizing: 5-13

Customer Review: “I purchased these shoes for an upcoming trip and had to have shoes with good arch support. Not only are these shoes comfortable, but they are also cute! Love them!”

The Great Brighton

This is a new court shoe that deserves your attention, with the perfect blend of comfort and style.

Size: 6-10

Customer Review: “Without a doubt, these shoes are the most comfortable I have ever worn. The fantastically soft leather and shoe bed is like walking on clouds. Sweet style and comfort make these my new favorite.”

J.Crew Field Sneakers

For those looking for a comfortable white sneaker with a rubber sole, the J.Crew Wild Sneaker is the perfect choice. The black stitching adds dimension to the timeless style you’ll always seek.

Size: 5-12

Customer Reviews: “I love these sneakers! I wear them almost every day and they are very comfortable. No break-in time.”

Sam Edelman Pippy Thick Sneakers

Everyone needs a pair of comfy high top sneakers to go with the cozy chunky sandals in their closet. For all the stylish girls who want an extra boost, these are for you.

Size: 5-11

Customer Reviews: “Super comfortable and versatile! I always recommend these shoes to everyone!”

Tory Burch Howell Lace-Up Sneakers

Classic white sneakers are stylish and comfortable; what more could you ask for? In this case, less is more.

Size: 5-12

Customer Review: “I am very picky about sneakers. I love style and comfort, but that’s not always easy to find. I really like these sneakers! I walk 10+ miles a day around town and am so glad I found these shoes …… I will definitely be purchasing another pair.”

Nike Cortez Shoes

The classic and beloved Cortez style is made from a lightweight fabric that’s perfect for the warmer months; you won’t be able to stop wearing them. The popular blue and tan color contrasts with the basic white sneaker.

Sizes: 5-12

Customer Reviews: “Cortez is the best – I wish I had a pair in every color. The blue color is super cute and versatile. They’re comfortable too!”

Hoka Wilderness Day 7

Great for walks and workouts, Hokas are an all-purpose shoe. According to Broe, they are very light and comfortable and don’t compromise on support.

Sizes: 5-12

Customer Review: “I wear my sneakers at the gym and on walks and they are very comfortable!”

RS02 Sneakers by Rothy

The perforated fabric on these white sneakers allows your feet to breathe without sacrificing comfort. Versatile and practical, you can wear them with almost any outfit, making them ideal for work and beyond.

Size: 5-13

Customer Reviews: “I bought these shoes for Europe and wore them until I left and they were very comfortable. I have wide feet and they fit perfectly!”

Isle of Capri

Everyone should own a quality pair of fantastic white sneakers, and this pair is no exception. Bright white color, perfect for the warmer months.

Size: 5-11

Customer Review: “Bought these before a trip to Seattle, which involves a lot of walking and biking around town. They performed well and broke in beautifully. Will be purchasing more in the future. Amazingly, this quality is half the price of a CP. Hope these last a long time!”

Adidas Gazelle

Want to get your hands on the fan-favorite Adidas Sambas, but can’t seem to get them before they sell out? These are a great option for a similar look.

Sizes: 5-15

Customer Reviews: “Comfortable and easy to wear with many different outfits.”

On 5 Running Sneakers

On is known for its comfortable sneakers and this one is no exception, perfect for everyday running and wearing.

Size: 5-11

Customer Review: “I had been on the fence about these for the last year and decided to get a couple pairs for work and the gym. They are so comfortable! As with any sneaker, definitely go a half size up.”

Chloé Nama Braided Chunky Low Top Sneakers

The Nama sneaker is everywhere – and for good reason. It’s luxurious, but still super comfortable and perfect for all-day walks. Size: 5-12

Customer Review: “Super comfortable, very stylish and pleasing to the eye. I get lots of compliments.”

Allbirds Tree Runner

A pair of sneakers you can throw in the washing machine? Sign me up you’ll be reaching for these lightweights again and again.

Sizes: 5-11

Customer Reviews: “Super comfortable, supportive and lightweight”

Reebok Club C 85 Retro Sneakers

You can’t go wrong with any Club C style, but I love these off-white 85s, which look a little vintage.

Size: 5-11

Customer Reviews: “These are my favorite staple white sneakers! They are very comfortable and more durable than other white sneaker brands I’ve tried. I will absolutely restock them once I finally wear the pair I received, which may take a while!”

Madewell Sidewalk Low Top Sneakers

These sneakers feature Madewell’s comfortable “Cloudlift” technology. A simple white sneaker with ultimate comfort? You won’t want to take them off.

Size: 5-12

Customer Reviews: “I bought these sneakers for a sightseeing trip that required a lot of walking. Right out of the box they were really comfortable. I wanted extra stability support on any surface (including cobblestones) and they were perfect. They feel very sturdy, but not bulky. I ordered my usual size.”