Ratings Overview - Travel Backpack

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The North Face Overhaul 40
The North Face Overhaul 40
The North Face Overhaul is a top-notch travel backpack. It balances all of our favorite features, earning its spot as our Editor's Choice travel backpack. It looks a lot like a backpack students...  read more >
$159

Editors' Choice Award
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86
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Features - 10 of 10
10
Packing & Accessibility - 10 of 10
10
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Weight Per Volume - 7 of 10
7
Eagle Creek Universal Traveler RFID
The Eagle Creek Universal Traveler is an excellent choice for quick trips away from home or as a carry on when you're checking bags for a more extended trip. This pack was very versatile. It is...  read more >
$130

Best Buy Award
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85
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Features - 9 of 10
9
Packing & Accessibility - 10 of 10
10
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Weight Per Volume - 8 of 10
8
Osprey Farpoint 55
The Osprey Farpoint 55 looks like a backpacking pack, and does very well outdoors. The suspension is rugged and very comfortable, and stows easily behind a durable zippered flap for transport with...  read more >
$180

Top Pick Award
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84
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Features - 9 of 10
9
Packing & Accessibility - 9 of 10
9
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Weight Per Volume - 7 of 10
7
Osprey Porter 46
Equally at home in the mountains, at the beach, or navigating the airport, the Osprey Porter 46 is an excellent travel companion. From the office to vacation and everywhere in between, the Porter...  read more >
$140

Best Buy Award
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Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Features - 8 of 10
8
Packing & Accessibility - 9 of 10
9
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Weight Per Volume - 7 of 10
7
Patagonia Headway MLC
Patagonia Headway MLC
The Patagonia Headway MLC was a pleasure to review. We love playing with gear, but we especially love when that gear seamlessly integrates itself into our lives. That's when we know we have a...  read more >
$189

Top Pick Award
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80
Comfort - 6 of 10
6
Features - 9 of 10
9
Packing & Accessibility - 9 of 10
9
Durability - 9 of 10
9
Weight Per Volume - 7 of 10
7
Osprey Transporter 40
The Osprey Transporter might seem, at first glance, to be just that, a duffel. Osprey classifies this bag as an "expedition duffel", but it transforms into many things. It is an impressively...  read more >
$110

Top Pick Award
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79
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Features - 8 of 10
8
Packing & Accessibility - 8 of 10
8
Durability - 10 of 10
10
Weight Per Volume - 7 of 10
7
Minaal Carry-on 2.0
Minaal Carry-on 2.0
The Minaal Carry-On 2.0 is an excellent travel specific backpack. The features are very streamlined for airport travel, and even more so for the business traveler. This is an outstanding bag for a...  read more >
$299

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Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Features - 8 of 10
8
Packing & Accessibility - 8 of 10
8
Durability - 9 of 10
9
Weight Per Volume - 6 of 10
6
Cotopaxi Nazca
Cotopaxi Nazca
In the wise words of Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry, "He who would travel happily must travel light." Cotopaxi encourages travelers to experience the joy of traveling light with their 24 liter Nazca...  read more >
$140

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Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Features - 6 of 10
6
Packing & Accessibility - 8 of 10
8
Durability - 9 of 10
9
Weight Per Volume - 4 of 10
4
Kelty Redwing 44
Kelty Redwing 44
The Kelty Redwing 44 descends from a long line of comfortable travel backpacks with an enthusiastic following. The pack is comfortable, easy to use, and well featured for a variety of uses. It looks...  read more >
$125

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Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Features - 5 of 10
5
Packing & Accessibility - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 6 of 10
6
Weight Per Volume - 8 of 10
8
Tortuga Outbreaker
Tortuga Outbreaker
The Tortuga Outbreaker backpack is a very comfortable travel specific backpack with features well-matched for airport travel. It is one of the most comfortable packs in the review but did not score...  read more >
$299

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Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Features - 7 of 10
7
Packing & Accessibility - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 5 of 10
5
Weight Per Volume - 5 of 10
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Timbuk2 Wander
The Timbuk2 Wander is an excellent travel backpack for short trips. It is more specialized for short trips where you don't want to check any baggage, as it features a separate shoe compartment and...  read more >
$179

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Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Features - 8 of 10
8
Packing & Accessibility - 8 of 10
8
Durability - 6 of 10
6
Weight Per Volume - 7 of 10
7
Arc'Teryx Covert Case C/O
Arc'teryx Covert Case C/O
The Covert C/O 30L is best thought of as a multi-featured duffel bag. If you love traveling with duffels but want something a little more sleek, and that will keep dressy clothing neat and secure...  read more >
$189

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Comfort - 4 of 10
4
Features - 5 of 10
5
Packing & Accessibility - 7 of 10
7
Durability - 8 of 10
8
Weight Per Volume - 8 of 10
8
Gregory Compass 30
Gregory Compass 30
The Gregory Compass 30 is a light, durable, and comfortable travel backpack with some design features that make it confusing and less intuitive for regular use. It is relatively small at only 30...  read more >
$100

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Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Features - 5 of 10
5
Packing & Accessibility - 5 of 10
5
Durability - 7 of 10
7
Weight Per Volume - 8 of 10
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Total 13 products tested