Hand luggage, cabin baggage, or carryon luggage – these are the pieces of luggage that a passenger may carry onto the plane, either to store under a seat, or in an overhead locker. There are literally hundreds of pieces available, and it can be confusing to find a suitable one. Here we have 5 carryon luggage reviews for you to make your choice from.
You will find we have showcased the best carryon luggage, so you can relax and enjoy your flight.
- Kenneth Cole Reaction 2-piece set
This is an amazing luggage set, with a rolling bag as well as a tote. Not too big, but just big enough to carry all your belongings onto the plane. You will find plenty of useful pockets to keep things separate.
One unique feature is that the tote can be attached to the rolling bag, so you don’t need to wear it on your shoulders while walking.
You can fit a laptop into the smaller bag with ease, as well as keep your phone in a separate pocket.
The roller bag is the perfect size for rolling down the aisle without getting caught between the seats, and it fits perfectly into the overhead.
- Samsonite Victory 2-piece carryon luggage set
The wheels on the larger bag spin with ease, making it pleasant to steer around corners. The exterior is made of 600 denier polyester fabric which makes it easy to keep clean.
You will find an ID tag discreetly placed at the bag of the bag. The interior is beautifully lined, and comes with mesh pockets, elastic straps, and a zipper compartment.
The carryon bag is 25” high, while the tote is 21”, which means that there is ample room for a good amount of carryon luggage. Both of the bags expand, if you find that you need extra room.
- Olympia Demark Carryon Bag
This bag comes with four wheels which make it easy and effortless to manage. The exterior is made with a high-quality aluminium locking handle system, while the interior comes with a mesh divider, and a shoe pocket, keeping your shoes away from clothing.
Additionally, on the inside you will find another pocket, and a tie strap, along with a detachable clear pouch for personal documents such as passports.
A unique feature on the set is that there is a hidden compartment inside, where you can keep any documents you will need. This means that you never have to open the bag fully to find this, as it is easy to access.
- Nicole Miller Taylor Collection
This 15” bag will fit conveniently under any seat in the plane, so you can keep your books at hand for the flight.
The bag is made from cotton canvas, and is sturdy and lightweight. The telescopic button releases that handle with one easy movement.
- Travelpro Maxlite3
This carryon luggage is extremely rugged, as well as being water repellent. You will find that the bag is tapered with the expansion capacity of 2”, which means that the bag will not fall over when fully extended as the centre of gravity is lower.
The aluminium handle has two lengths to lock into, so it is ideal for both short and tall people.
This bag is ultra-light, and with the fully lined interior, is the perfect carryon suitcase.
There is a full-length front pocket, and skid guards, corner guards, and crash guards to protect the exterior.
IATA sets the guidelines of the cabin baggage, but it is worth noting that these may differ from airline to airline. It is always worth checking with the airline you are using, before you head off on your travels. On average a cabin bag should have a maximum length of 22”, width of 18”, and a depth of 10”, which should include all handles and wheels. You will find all of our choices fulfil this requirement, as well as being classy and elegant, and a delight to carry on board with you.