The Best Travel Bags for The Guy On-the-Go
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
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
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.
Oversized Travel Duffel Bag
$49.99 (29% off)
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
Ted Baker London
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
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
Herschel Supply Co.
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
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
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
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
Hook + Albert
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
This understated duffle has won a fan following for its hearty construction and roomy interior, all for a very reasonable price.
Crave a little more luxury from your weekend bag? This elegant one is sided with opulent burgundy suede.
Kinzie Street Expandable Backpack
Briggs & Riley
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.
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.
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
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
This scratch resistant carry-on, with four multi-directional wheels, can handle anything you (or baggage handlers) throw at it.
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
$95.00 (44% off)
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
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.