Luggage Ratings

    Traveling soon? Whether you're wanting to pack light with the best carry-on bag or planning a long vacation, go with luggage that's durable and easy to carry.

    View our ratings and reviews and browse our buying guide to find the best luggage.

    Carry-On Luggage (12)

    In our labs we pulled, dragged, dropped, stretched, stabbed, soaked, and otherwise put 12 spinner bags through the paces. Each overall score includes test results for carrying and pulling, construction quality, impact resistance, usability, and more.

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    Carry-On Luggage Brands (21)

    These ratings are based on our survey of 12,626 CR members’ responses to carry-on suitcase satisfaction questions.

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    Checked Luggage Brands (32)

    The ratings are based on our survey of 25,551 CR members’ responses to midsize/large suitcase satisfaction questions.

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    Luggage Stores (29)

    The luggage store ratings are based on our survey of 16,817 CR members' responses to luggage retailer satisfaction questions.

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    All Ratings

    If your kit and caboodle has seen some mileage, buying new gear can be a money-saver in the long run. And toting the right type of luggage to fit current-day airline luggage rules will help you avoid extra fees and enable you to comply with carry-on restrictions and check-in weight limits.