Your shoes are a key part of your wedding day outfit, but deciding which ones to wear might be a bigger task than you first realized. More than anything, you don't want to be left with sore feet and regretting your choice at the end of the night, which is where these comfortable wedding shoes come in. It's important to find bridal shoes that you can stand (or dance) in for hours on end, without worrying about blisters or uncomfortable heels that hurt every time you walk. We searched the internet and read reviews to find this list of options that prove you don't have to sacrifice comfort for style. From cute heel sandals and wedges, to flats, boots, and wedding sneakers, you can shop all of our picks right here. Get ready to strut your stuff—and hit the dance floor—in these comfortable wedding shoes.
Comfortable Wedding Flats
Having a beach wedding? These rose gold beaded sandals are an easy, practical option for walking in the sand or going barefoot at a moment's notice.
David’s Bridal Gemma jeweled t-strap sandal, $30, David’s Bridal
These timeless wedding flats will look sophisticated with nearly any type of wedding gown, from minimalist slip styles to dreamy tulle skirts. They come in more than 20 colors and prints, including dove gray, blush pink, and this pretty blue color.
Margaux The Demi in cerulean, $178, Margaux
If classic shoes are your style, we like these black leather flats that are easy to re-wear even after your wedding. The sparkly polka dots make them a bit more special than an everyday shoe.
Kate Spade New York Honey flats, $128, Zappos
Bridal sneakers are a cute, comfortable option if you don't want to wear heels or ballet flats on the big day. This crochet lace style would be ideal for an outdoor wedding.
David’s Bridal lace crochet sneakers, $30, David’s Bridal
We'd wear these adorable pearl-embellished jelly sandals for a summer elopement or nautical wedding.
Stuart Weitzman Goldie jelly sandal, $150, Nordstrom
Satin pointed-toe flats are an elegant alternative to heels for a formal reception. Choose from black, champagne, or metallic silver.
Jewel Badgley Mischka Bambi flat, $89, Zappos
These chic flats in a bridal white hue prove that comfortable wedding shoes can also be super cute. We like the black grosgrain ribbon trim, which adds contrast and a Parisienne vibe.
Reformation Paola ballet flats, $178, Reformation
Comfortable Wedding Wedges
Channel vintage style by wearing lace peep-toe wedges with delicate ankle straps that tie into bows.
Bella Belle Pamela wedges, $325, Bella Belle Shoes
With an extra-cushioned footbed, these espadrille wedges are made to be worn all day long (and they're perfect for an outdoor wedding). Plus, you can wear them again and again after the big day.
TOMS Marisol wedge, $90, Zappos
If you're going for a glamorous look, try these streamlined white wedges with silver and pearl beading.
DeBlossom Collection Etta crystal embellished wedge, $70, David’s Bridal
These glam wedges are bedazzled with ombré rhinestones for eye-catching sparkle every time you walk.
Jessica Simpson Arlisa wedge sandal, $98, Nordstrom
Strappy shoes à la the early 2000s are making a comeback, and these satin sandals are a great example. The wedges are part of the David's Bridal dyeable shoe collection, but you can also order them in plain white, which we love.
Touch Ups Jenna dyeable wedge sandal, $70, David’s Bridal
Comfortable Wedding Heels
We know these look intimidating, but here's a secret: platform shoes are actually way easier to walk in than you think. That's because the platform lifts your toes and the ball of your foot to be even with your heel—and the thick platform provides a larger surface area for you to balance.
Lulus Lyeluh platform bow heels, $38, Lulus
We're serious when we say these might be the perfect pair of blue wedding shoes. Silver bow embellishments add just the right amount of sparkle to these pretty kitten heel pumps.
Badgley Mischka Collection Meilani pointed toe pump, $215, Nordstrom
Yes, it's actually possible to find comfortable wedding heels! Look for thick block heel in a medium height (around 3 inches) and straps that will keep the shoes securely in place so you don't have to worry about re-adjusting.
Nine West Pruce ankle strap sandal, $84, Nordstrom
Skip the stilettos for trendy slip-on mules instead. With a short block heel and ruched leather strap, these sandals are a perfect accessory for a modern bridal look.
Reformation Shereen ruched block heel mule, $248, Reformation
Featuring a 2.5-inch block heel, padded insole, and strategically placed straps to avoid cuts, these comfortable wedding shoes are also extremely chic. A silver rhinestone buckle accents the ivory satin.
Margaux The City Sandal in ivory satin, $338, Margaux
These gray velvet shoes were made for partying. With a low heel, statement crystal detail, and footbed cushioning, your feet will be happy (and cute) all night long.
Aerosoles Eventi sandal, $125, Nordstrom
With a heel height at 4 inches, these satin pumps are on the taller side, but their design with an ankle strap and thick heel keeps them in the running for comfortable bridal shoes.
Lulus Laura satin ankle strap heels, $38, Lulus
The square open toe on these white heeled sandals gives them a trendy '90s-inspired vibe.
Sam Edelman Daniella heel in bright white, $100, Zappos
With a 2.5-inch block heel and pillow footbed, these blue suede shoes are guaranteed to be comfortable.
Walking Cradles Samantha pump in blue mist, $115, Zappos
Go for a timeless look by wearing slingback pumps. This style features a walkable kitten heel and comes in ivory, light blue, or blush.
Seychelles Neve heels, $139, Anthropologie
Chunky heels are a sensible choice for outdoor weddings, since they'll keep you from sinking into the grass.
Naturalizer Niko strappy sandal, $125, Nordstrom
With a heel just under 3 inches, these nude pumps give you height and style without killing your feet.
Marc Fisher LTD Zala pump in lite latte, $160, Zappos
Comfortable Wedding Boots
These off-white booties are versatile enough to pair with a tulle ball gown, a figure-hugging sheath gown, or even a short wedding dress.
Lulus Dawson pointed-toe mid-calf boots in bone, $53, Lulus
Want to make a fashion statement? Rock these rhinestone ankle boots to instantly wow your wedding guests. They would also be a fun addition to a wedding after party outfit.
Blue by Betsey Johnson rhinestone encrusted ankle booties $150, David’s Bridal
Treat yourself to a pair of comfortable white cowboy boots if you're having a rustic-style wedding.
Qupid western block heel ankle boot, $60, David’s Bridal
If you're relatively tolerant of heels, these 3.9-inch booties with an iridescent mother-of-pearl heel will give your wedding day outfit a boho chic edge.
Freya Rose Sparrow boots $812, Anthropologie
Say hello to the coolest pair of bridal boots we've ever seen. An eye-catching honeycomb mesh pattern gives these comfortable wedding shoes a high-fashion spin.
Linea Paolo vida bootie, $160, Nordstrom
These lace-up boots would fit right in at an unexpected wedding venue, like the middle of a desert or a mountaintop elopement.
VINCE Cabria lace-up boot in off-white, $395, Nordstrom