10 Best Luggage | April 2017
We spent 16 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. Keep all your belongings safe and secure when you travel - and do it in style as well - with luggage that looks as good as you. We've included options with the capacity and durability to suit frequent travelers along with a few cost-effective options for budget-minded travelers. Skip to the best luggage on Amazon.
The Rockland Carry-on packs more than you would expect from a carry-on sized luggage. It comes in fun and stylish designs, like leopard, camo, zebra and more, making it easy to spot on the luggage carousel. It is made from 50% polycarbonate and 50% ABS plastic.
- easily fits in overhead compartments
- exterior resists scuffs and dents
- pull handle feels a bit flimsy
|Rating||3.6 / 5.0|
The padded top and side carry handles on the American Tourister Splash provide a comfortable grip when lifting a fully packed case. It's constructed of durable 1200 x 900 denier polyester that resists rips and tears, and the retractable handle locks securely into place.
- great workmanship and stitching
- large front panel for documents
- doesn't have spinner wheels
|Rating||3.8 / 5.0|
The High Sierra Sportour is made from a 200 x 200 denier twill nylon ripstop fabric that is water-resistant, ensuring your clothes stay dry in all conditions. It features a stitched in handle with rivets for added security, so you never have to worry about it ripping out.
- tow strap for a secondary bag
- lightweight at 7 pounds
- fully retractable pull handle
|Rating||3.7 / 5.0|
The Samsonite Winfield 2 HS features an elegant brushed exterior pattern that hides any potential scratches or dings from your journeys. It also expands to give you extra space when needed, and has internal organizational pockets along with a divider.
- oversized easy-to-grasp zippers
- interior has cross-straps
- handle can break if overloaded
|Rating||4.0 / 5.0|
The Victorinox Avolve 3.0 delivers the best of both worlds by combining a 360° turning radius and the ability to handle rough terrain with ease. It has a comfort grip, one-touch dual trolley handle system, and a meshed zipper pocket, which is perfect for toiletries.
- easy to access exterior pockets
- durable 1500 denier fabric
- backed by a lifetime warranty
|Rating||3.9 / 5.0|
The 28-inch Nautica Ahoy is a hard-sided spinner that keeps your gear protected and is easy to navigate. It is made out of 100% ABS plastic, and has a zippered divider to keep your items organized. Unfortunately, the white model gets scuffed very easily.
- handle is nice and strong
- zippers open and close smoothly
- good value for the price
|Rating||4.0 / 5.0|
The Samsonite Cosmolite features thermoplastic Curv technology, which makes for a completely impact-resistant exterior that keeps your belongings safe and secure. Its multidirectional spinner wheels make navigating a breeze when using its comfortable T-handle.
- combination lock for added security
- upright freestanding design
- bungee cord to attach another bag
|Rating||4.2 / 5.0|
The Travelpro Maxlite 4 is good for tall individuals, with its telescoping handle that stops at either 38 or 42.5 inches. It features protective crash guard wheel housings and a honeycomb framing system, making it durable enough for the most frequent travelers.
- tapered 2-inch expansion
- zippered side mesh pocket
- duraflex anti-break buckles
|Rating||4.8 / 5.0|
The Delsey Luggage Helium Aero is an incredible piece of luggage for the price. It is made of 100% polycarbonate with an attractive glossy finish that gives it a modern look and also makes the case extremely lightweight, so you shouldn't have trouble lifting it.
- large easy-access front compartment
- recessed one-button locking handle
- four double spinner wheels
|Rating||4.9 / 5.0|
The large Tumi Vapor Lite can fit more clothes than any average traveler would pack, while still staying half an inch under domestic flight oversized baggage guidelines. The interior contains tie-down straps, 3 zippered pockets, and a hanger bracket.
- integrated tsa lock
- retractable top carry handle
- rolls very smoothly on uneven ground
|Rating||4.5 / 5.0|