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The best luggage to shop for your next holiday

The best suitcases are stylish and durable. Check out our picks.

Whether you’re preparing to escape the cold for a Euro Summer trip or you’re embracing Winter and setting off for a snow holiday, good quality luggage is a must. First and foremost, a good travel bag should be functional, it should also look great as it makes its entrance on the luggage carousel and be able to withstand being tossed around. Here’s the best luggage options you can shop in Australia

2024’s best luggage Australia

  1. American Tourister Curio 2, $399, American Tourister
  2. Swiss Alps Munich Small Luggage, $69, Big W
  3. Samsonite C-Lite Spinner, $699, The Iconic

The best luggage Australia 2024


American Tourister Curio 2

from $399 at American Tourister

Best for: an instantly recognisable and durable luggage option

American Tourister bags aren’t afraid of a little colour, which comes in handy when you’re trying to spot your case amid a myriad of bags on the carousel. Not only do they look stylish, but their hard polypropylene shell and 10 year warranty means that this bag will last you for years to come. It also has a built in TSA-approved lock for when you travel to the United States.

Sizes: 69cm, 80cm.

Colours: Black, yellow, pink, green, blue.

Materials: Polypropylene.

Key features:

  • 10 year warranty
  • Expandable
  • Cross ribbons
  • TSA combination lock
  • Expandable

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Swiss Alps Munich Small Luggage

from $69 at Big W

Best for: an affordable, highly-rated bag

Whilst there’s certainly advantages to investing in a good high-quality bag, sometimes that’s not always possible. With the costs of the trip itself, sometimes all you need to get you by is an affordable piece of luggage. This one from Big W is not only under 100 dollars, but it’s also highly-rated scoring 5 stars from customers.

Colours: Black.

Key features:

  • Expandable
  • 8 Wheel System
  • TSA-Approved Combination Lock
  • Large inside compartment


July Carry All Weekender

from $295 at July

Best for: a sleek weekender bag

Only going away for the weekend? Ditch the old backpack and get yourself a sleek weekender bag. This one from July is packed with nifty features such as a padded laptop sleeve, pockets to hold your passport and phone and soft handles for easy carrying.

Colours: Black, blue, chalk.

Key features:

  • Water-resistant
  • Detachable dual adjustment shoulder strap with cushioned discrete leather padding
  • 16” laptop padded sleeve private compartment secured with a press stud tab
  • An internal key hook for secure and easy key access
  • A pass-through band for easy attachment to your luggage


Samsonite C-Lite Spinner

from $699 at The Iconic

Best for: a high-tech piece of luggage

You only get so many kilograms when travelling by plane, so why waste them on heavy bags? Samsonite are leading the charge when it comes to cleverly designed and incredibly lightweight bags. The C-Lite range uses Samsonite’s ‘Curv’ technology, meaning that you can squeeze extra kilos in when packing your suitcase compared to other bags.

Sizes: 55cm.

Colours: Black.

Material: HS Curve.

Key features:

  • TSA Lock
  • Double wheels
  • USB Port
  • Cross Ribbons

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