The definitive shopping guide for buying Suitcases in 2022

When going travelling there is always the doubt on which bag is suitable for the occasion. As all of our belongings will be traveling in it, and for this reason the choice of travel bag is one of the aspect to consider when traveling.

Where to buy the ideal travel bag is a usual query of the traveller. For this reason, here are some tips and alternatives so that you make the right choice. Here we present the advantages that a good travel bag provides, and we remark about the inconveniences that an inadequate travel bag can cause whilst traveling.

View Details Hardside Carry On Spinner Suitcase Luggage Expandable With Wheels  21  Black • 54.58$

Hardside Carry On Spinner Suitcase Luggage Expandable With Wheels 21" Black

View Details 21  Spinner Carry-on Luggage Suitcase Wheels Expandable Travel Bag Hardside  • 55.58$

21" Spinner Carry-on Luggage Suitcase Wheels Expandable Travel Bag Hardside

View Details Luggage 3 Piece Set Suitcase Spinner Hardshell Lightweight TSA Lock 20 24 28  • 124$

Luggage 3 Piece Set Suitcase Spinner Hardshell Lightweight Tsa Lock 20"24"28"

View Details 3 Colors Hardside Carry Luggage Travel Bag Trolley Spinner Carry On Suitcase 21  • 55.58$

3 Colors Hardside Carry Luggage Travel Bag Trolley Spinner Carry On Suitcase 21"

View Details 3 PCS Hardshell Trolley Spinner Suitcase Travel Luggage Set 20/24/28  W/TSA Lock • 125.99$

3 Pcs Hardshell Trolley Spinner Suitcase Travel Luggage Set 20/24/28" W/tsa Lock

125.99$

View Details Elastic Luggage Suitcase Protector Cover Suitcase Anti Dust Scratch 18 -28” • 8.98$

Elastic Luggage Suitcase Protector Cover Suitcase Anti Dust Scratch 18"-28”

View Details 20'' 24'' 28'' 3 Piece Set Suitcase ABS Trolley Luggage Rolling TSA Lock • 94.99$

20'' 24'' 28'' 3 Piece Set Suitcase Abs Trolley Luggage Rolling Tsa Lock

View Details US Elastic Luggage Suitcase Protector Cover Suitcase Anti- Dust Scratch 18 -28” • 9.99$

Us Elastic Luggage Suitcase Protector Cover Suitcase Anti- Dust Scratch 18"-28”

View Details Luggage 25” Suitcase Wheeled Spinner Trolley Travel Set Bag Lightweight Suitcase • 39.50$

Luggage 25” Suitcase Wheeled Spinner Trolley Travel Set Bag Lightweight Suitcase

The best choice when buying a set of travel bags

It is always necessary,  before deciding, to seek advice with a shopping guide. This way one can compare prices and qualities. Here we offer a guide with all the characteristics that may satisfy the needs of any traveller, frequent or not.

We recommend then you visit any outlet store of your preference, that may well offer better prices. There is a vast variety, ranging from economical models to grand quality models and elegant models of important designers.

There are various aspects to consider in order to make the right choice:

  • The security: to be sure whilst traveling it is essential that the travel bag has components that enables you to put a small padlock, so you can lock the zips.
  • The baggage and clothes perfectly organized: the bag should have sections so one can organize their clothes comfortably and in a practical manner.

Types of bags necessary for a trip

When deciding what type of luggage is needed, it is important to consider the weight, size, characteristics, durability, safety, and above all price. The measurements could be the ones permitted by the airlines. For example, Ryanair recommend these measurements: 55 x 40 x 20 cm. Another aspect to check is that the handles are made of a resistant material and works well. Apart from choosing resistant materials, it is also preferable that it is water resistant. The wheels are also crucial when choosing a bag in order to avoid issues due to the weight and the discomfort it may cause.

The travel bags should correspond to the style and personality of each traveller. This aspect is influenced by the different brands which have different styles and designs with different prices.

Another point to consider is to decide what category or type of travel bag is needed. What is important is what is it going to be used for: if it is a short trip a trolley cabin bag is the most convenient. If the user is a child, then a children's suitcases orcarry-on bag is recomendable.

Where to buy cheap suitcases?

The best alternatives to buy at are at department stores like Alcampo or Debenhams, where one can find flexible travel bags or rigid travel bags of various brands and different designs at economical prices.

If you prefer to shop from the comfort of your home, then the websites like eBay or Amazon have many offers, what is more on these websites one can evaluate the characteristics of the product that no to the opinions of other buyers that have already purchased the product.

The characteristics of the perfect suitcase

  • The colour: it is important to choose a colour of you liking so you can recognise your bag from the distance. Also to consider that light colours tarnish quicker, although many models are plastified so this is no longer an issue, due to their easier to clean.
  • The superior strap: they are ideal for attaching to another bag or a smaller bag, and make it easier to manage and more comfortable.
  • The wheels: the great majority of the baggage has wheels, but it must be keep in mind that for some trips the wheels will not be necessary.
  • Expanding capacity: one must not forget that when going on holiday one may bring back some souvenirs for our loved ones, and one will be needing extra space in our bag. To solve the problem, expanding bags are perfect, but remember that the mesurements of the bag should not exceed the mesurements permitted by the airlines.
  • Collapsible handle: one need to be sure that it is made with strong material and that it is easy to extend and collapse. Padded handles are highly recommended, as they are more comfortable to use.
  • Compartments and pockets: they are always useful when organizing and placing small objects or current materials, like liquids.
  • Adjustable straps: they help by distributing the weight and assuring the contents inside the bag.

The quality and style of each brand of bag

American Tourister

American Tourister is a brand well known for offering various formats like, suitcases,  travel bags, carry-on bags and trolleys, rigid and flexible, and it is possible to find these products of this brand in outlet stores at the best prices. Delsey also have rigid and flexible bags, fabricated in polycarbonate or aluminium, of various models and prices.

View Details Star Wars Storm Trooper Suitcase American Tourister 18  Rolling Luggage Disney  • 50.77$

Star Wars Storm Trooper Suitcase American Tourister 18" Rolling Luggage Disney

View Details Darth Vader Rolling Suitcase American Tourister - Star Wars Theme Luggage  • 49.99$

Darth Vader Rolling Suitcase American Tourister - Star Wars Theme Luggage

View Details Darth Vader Rolling Suitcase American Tourister - Star Wars Theme Luggage  • 99.99$

Darth Vader Rolling Suitcase American Tourister - Star Wars Theme Luggage

View Details Darth Vader Rolling Suitcase American Tourister Star Wars Theme Luggage Carry On • 30$

Darth Vader Rolling Suitcase American Tourister Star Wars Theme Luggage Carry On

View Details Star Wars R2-D2 Suitcase American Tourister • 11.99$

Star Wars R2-d2 Suitcase American Tourister

View Details 25   Black Rolling Suitcase, American Tourister • 35$

25" Black Rolling Suitcase, American Tourister

View Details Star Wars R2-D2 Suitcase American Tourister • 23.99$

Star Wars R2-d2 Suitcase American Tourister

View Details Suitcase American Tourister Escort Hardside Suitcase 22  X 14  X 7  • 31$

Suitcase American Tourister Escort Hardside Suitcase 22" X 14" X 7"

View Details Star Wars Storm Trooper Suitcase American Tourister 18  Rolling Luggage Disney  • 30$

Star Wars Storm Trooper Suitcase American Tourister 18" Rolling Luggage Disney

Samsonite

Samsonite has a long tradition and a well recognized brand, they offer a vast variety of bags, wallets and purses of  many styles. The majority of their bags are rigid and have efficient and practical wheels.

View Details Samsonite Omni 24 Inch Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color • 179$

Samsonite Omni 24 Inch Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase - Choose Color

179$ 220 €

View Details Samsonite Carbon 2 Large Spinner - Luggage • 159.99$

Samsonite Carbon 2 Large Spinner - Luggage

159.99$

View Details Samsonite Octolite Spinner Carry-On Luggage Large Red Suitcase • 99.99$

Samsonite Octolite Spinner Carry-on Luggage Large Red Suitcase

View Details Samsonite Fiero 24  Spinner Luggage Fancy Purple • 129.99$

Samsonite Fiero 24" Spinner Luggage Fancy Purple

129.99$

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View Details Samsonite Soft Sided Nylon Black Rolling Wheeled Travel Luggage 27” Suitcase • 35.99$

Samsonite Soft Sided Nylon Black Rolling Wheeled Travel Luggage 27” Suitcase

35.99$ 4 bids | 0d

View Details Samsonite Freeform 28  Hardside Spinner Luggage - Navy - (78257-1596) • 179$

Samsonite Freeform 28" Hardside Spinner Luggage - Navy - (78257-1596)

179$ 229.99 €

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View Details Suitcase Set Samsonite Outline 9, Rolling Garment Bag Carry-On, Medium Upright • 10.50$

Suitcase Set Samsonite Outline 9, Rolling Garment Bag Carry-on, Medium Upright

10.50$ 7 bids | 0d

View Details SEE NOTE Samsonite 78256-1562 24In Freeform Hardside Expandable W Spinner Wheels • 51.69$

See Note Samsonite 78256-1562 24in Freeform Hardside Expandable W Spinner Wheels

51.69$ 60.11 €

View Details Samsonite Omni 2, 24” Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase, Black • 99.99$

Samsonite Omni 2, 24” Hardside Spinner Luggage Suitcase, Black

Gabol

Garbol is a well known brand, and amongst their products they offer cheap bags, with a vast variety of modern designs which range from youthful styles to classy and elegant styles.

Trunki

Trunki deserve a special mention, as they are adored by children, as they have a 2 for 1 function: they are a good travel bag and they are a fun toy for entertaining during the long waits in the airport. They have additional value as they can convert into an improvised and functional chair, perfect for when the children get tired of walking and waiting in airports.