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The Best Travel Bags for The Guy On-the-Go

From stylish weekenders to the most organized suitcases around.
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Whether you're headed out for a long weekend, a quick business trip, or a trek around the globe, having the right bag makes all the difference. With a mind toward function, ease of use, and of course style we've rounded up the most efficient, best looking bags to make your in transit life better.

Shadow Duffel Bag

Barbour
nordstrom.com
$429.00

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This preppy plaid bag (from one of the few British brands to have three royal warrants from the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, and Prince Charles) is exactly what a stylish guy needs.

The Everywhere Bag

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Away
awaytravel.com
$195.00

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This thoughtful travel bag is filled with pouches and pockets to keep everything you need organized and even comes with a special back pouch that slides over the handle of Away's roller suitcases and locks into place. 

More: The Best Travel Accessories for Men

Oversized Travel Duffel Bag

Newhy
amazon.com
$69.99
$49.99 (29% off)

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For a more rugged look, this canvas-and-leather duffle bag offers plenty of durability and space for all of your go-to travel outfits. 

Nylon Duffel Bag

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Ted Baker London
nordstrom.com
$239.00

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The rich olive sheen of this duffel bag makes it look just as luxe as luggage with twice the price tag. 

Le Pliage 21-Inch Expandable Travel Bag

Longchamp
nordstrom.com
$255.00

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An all-purpose option from beloved bag brand Longchamp that compacts to the size of a standard duffle, for those short trips, or can unzip and expand to twice its size for extra packing space. 

Novel Duffel Bag

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Herschel Supply Co.
nordstrom.com
$85.00

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Whether you're headed on an overnight trip or just to the gym, this sleek duffle bag with a separate compartment for shoes (or umbrellas or a toiletry bag) will get you there looking good. 

Faux Leather Duffel Bag

Sole Society
nordstrom.com
$89.95

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For those who love the look of rich leather but hate to submit an expensive bag to the rigors of travel, this sophisticated faux leather version is just what you're looking for.

Mathews Canvas Duffel Bag

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Cole Haan
nordstrom.com
$348.00

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From summer jaunts to the Hamptons to winter Aspen retreats, this leather and canvas bag will give you serious style cred.

XL Landon Carryall Duffel Bag

Dagne Dover
nordstrom.com
$215.00

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Organization fiends, take note: this expandable overnight bag is filled with pouches and pockets designed to keep everything from your laptop and tablet to your shoes—even a water bottle—all neatly in place.

Garment Weekend Bag

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Hook + Albert
nordstrom.com
$595.00

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This leather carry-all may not look like your typical garment bag, but unzip the sides (which house handy shoe pouches) and the bag rolls out flat to neatly hold a suit or dress shirts—much easier to carry than a clunky garment bag and with space in the center for a dopp kit too.

Canvas Duffel Bag

AmazonBasics
amazon.com
$49.99

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This understated duffle has won a fan following for its hearty construction and roomy interior, all for a very reasonable price.

Suede Weekender

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Brunello Cucinelli
mrporter.com
$5,195.00

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Crave a little more luxury from your weekend bag? This elegant one is sided with opulent burgundy suede. 

Kinzie Street Expandable Backpack

Briggs & Riley
nordstrom.com
$236.00

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For business types on-the-go, this grown-up backpack offers sections for laptops, tablets, papers, and everything else you need to keep your workday running smoothly. 

Travel Bag

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Topo Designs
huckberry.com
$229.00

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Traveling light is always a great idea, but if you happen to overdo it a bit, this versatile backpack is here for you with enough space to hold up to a week's worth of travel essentials. 

Splitpack

Fjällräven
huckberry.com
$99.98

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Enjoy the convenience of a backpack but the organization of a suitcase? This bag has the best of both worlds with an over-the-shoulder design that unzips down the middle to reveal two partitioned compartments so all of your things stay tidy.

Travel Pack 2

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Aer
huckberry.com
$230.00

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Surprisingly roomy and versatile, this pack can be worn on the back (it even has a waist strap to distribute weight so it's easier on your back and shoulders) or carried on its side like a briefcase.

Hardside Spinner Luggage

AmazonBasics
amazon.com
$49.99

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This scratch resistant carry-on, with four multi-directional wheels, can handle anything you (or baggage handlers) throw at it.

The Carry-On

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awaytravel.com
$225.00

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Sleek and chic, this carry-on from cult favorite luggage brand Away is also available with an ejectable battery so you can charge your phone, even when you're in transit.

Winfield 2 Hardside 24" Luggage

Samsonite
amazon.com
$169.14
$95.00 (44% off)

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This suitcase's lightweight design ensures that your bag will never be the reason you're over your luggage weight limit.

V3 International 22-Inch Expandable Wheeled Carry-On

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Tumi
nordstrom.com
$525.00

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For hard-knock travel, look to this hardside expandable carry-on that's designed to resist all kinds of impacts.

This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com.
* Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors.

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