Most Durable Luggage – Carry On Bags for Families

If you are like my family, we always carry on when we fly. First of all, it is cheaper. Secondly, it is much faster. We like to get to our destination and go! Plus, we like to pack light. If you are traveling with kids, it is certain that their luggage will take a beating. If you are looking for ideas on which carry on luggage to buy, check out my top three picks of the most durbable luggage.

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Best Carry On Luggage for Kids

Olympia 21″ Denmark Spinner 

This gets my vote for the best carry on luggage for kids. Its hard shell makes it almost kid proof. My kids love this carry on luggage. Their favorite part is that it spins on 4 wheels in all directions, meaning they don’t really have to pull it around…they can push it! It comes in a variety of colors and it meets the carry on size requirement for domestic and international travel. It is a small carry on luggage and is not heavy at all. To me, this is the best spinner luggage.

It’s one of the most durable luggage our family owns. The handle is sturdy and the hard outer shell has withstood “kid travel”. It is also expandable for times we could use the extra space on a road trip or if we decide to check in bags. Internally, there is a zipper divider and compartments for more organization and storage. For under $50, it is considered a cheap carry on luggage. To me, it’s the best hardside luggage that has proven to be a worthwhile investment. Click the picture below for details.

Most Durable Luggage

Ogio Stealth Terminal Bag

We have had this bag for over 5 years and it still looks almost brand new. That is why, to me, this is the most durable luggage. It is our go-to carry on luggage; however, it is pricey at $120. Nevertheless, the quality is unbeatable! There is storage galore in this luggage. From the large main area to the 2 smaller interior compartments, there is plenty of space for your gear. We always use this bag when we fly, and pack our clothes inside packing cubes. There are also exterior pockets and zippers which can be handy if you need to grab something often.

In addition, the wheels are made of a clear durable material that withstands bumpy terrain and airport curbs. It also has an expandable zipper in case we need more space or are checking in. My only issue is that this bag is a borderline carry-on bag at 22″. It fits perfectly in the overhead compartment, but sometimes gate agents have given me “a look” about the size of the bag. Check out more details by clicking the picture below.

Best Travel Backpack

Osprey Packs Porter 46 Backpack

This is my husband’s favorite bag! He used it to trek around Peru and Europe. It fit all of his clothes and gear for 5 days comfortably. The straps are adjustable, very comfortable and the pack is very secure with the buckles up front. There is also a front panel zipper compartment for easy access to small items and a hidden laptop sleeve on top. The Osprey backpack is great to use as a carry-on, and also on any small backpacking adventure, as it can fit a lot more than expected! Click on the picture below to see more specs.

Top Rated Carry On Luggage


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