We know that no one travel bag works for all trips. But similar to your rolling suitcase, a carry-on-size duffel bag is a staple of any seasoned traveler’s luggage arsenal. If you have the right duffel bag, it can take you everywhere from work to workout classes and weekend getaways. A good duffel bag can make your on-the-go life easier — thanks to the detachable shoulder strap and grab handles, spacious main compartment, separate shoe compartment, convenient trolley sleeve, and some even have a padded laptop compartment.
So, if you think your luggage is due for an upgrade, keep reading to check our favorite travel duffel bags and snag the one you can not wait to throw all your cargo in and head off to every destination.
Dimensions: 22 × 11 × 12 inches | Material: Leather, Canvas | Weight: 3.4 lbs
This sports travel bag is ready to serve you well for your work-to-gym routine or a short holiday trip. We love the side pocket for footwear, where you can put your dirty shoes in and never worry about them dirtying or stinking up your clothes and accessories.
2. The Garment Duffel
$95 AT HALFDAY TRAVEL
Dimensions: 22 × 12 × 12 inches | Material: Oxford, Polyester | Weight: 2.3 lbs
Characterized by a hanging compartment to prevent clothes from wrinkling, this garment dress bag is perfect for anyone who finds themselves heading on a plane for work with nothing but their well-ironed suits or dresses. Just lay it out flat to pack your finest attire first, and you can fold it over and then zip it into shape to convert it into a duffel bag for housing other travel essentials.
3. Crossroads® 40L Duffel
$200 AT YETI
Dimensions: 21 × 12.5 × 9.8 inches | Material: Nylon, PU Leather | Weight: 3.8 lbs
A long plane ride, an overnight stay, or a road trip are all so much better if you got this durable travel duffel bag from Yeti. It is tough, water and abrasion-resistant, and can last a very long time with a little care. Outdoorsy look on the outside, it features two divider panels to separate the bag into three sections, making it more convenient to pack and organize your stuff. Its handles are sturdy and strong, meaning it is no problem to haul along the heaviest loads.
Dimensions: 20 × 11.5 × 10 inches | Material: PU Leather, Canvas | Weight: 3.1 lbs
Bosidu’s entire duffel collection is always a no-brainer for optimal traveling. At first glance, no one would know this good-quality PU leather duffel bag wasn’t designer. This duffle weekender bag is got a smooth, luxe finish that comes in chic blue and white stripes. The spacious storage capacity, separate shoe compartment, back trolley sleeve, and detachable shoulder strap all make the bag ideal for weekend escapes or as a accompany your suitcase on longer vacations.