Travel Backpack Comparison Tables 2019
There are a lot of data points with travel backpacks - capacity, gender, weight, features, dimensions - to name a few. The tables below summarize the data we gathered in our research to find our top travel backpacks. With an initial list of more than 25 backpacks, we narrowed it down to a top 5 list of the best travel backpacks, based on reviews from professional testers, reputable gear review sites, personal use, input from adventurers and digital nomads, and poring through hundreds of reviews.
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The table below summarizes the Treeline Award, gender, materials, warranty, and other features of our top travel backpack picks.
|TRAVEL BACKPACK||GENDER||TREELINE AWARD||MATERIALS||OTHER FEATURES||WARRANTY|
|Men||Best All Around||210-denier ripstop nylon and 600-denier packcloth||Clamshell opening||Damage or defect repairs are free (lifetime)|
|Women||Best All Around||210-denier ripstop nylon and 600-denier packcloth||Clamshell opening||Damage or defect repairs are free (lifetime)|
|Neutral||Business Pick||VX21 waterproof sailcloth||Height adjustable suspension||Lifetime for defects|
|Neutral||Budget Pick||840D & 900D Twisted Poly||Zip expansion for an extra 1.5"||Lifetime for defects|
|Neutral||Digital Nomads||TPU-coated 1000-denier polyester and 1680-denier ballistic nylon||Includes rain cover||Lifetime for defects|
travel backpack capacity, weight, dimensions, carry-on
Below we summarize the weight, capacity, dimensions, and carry-on capability of our top travel backpack picks. Sort the table if you’re looking for a specific set up.
If you like your data in graphic form, see our chart below comparing the weight of our top travel backpack picks.
travel backpack laptop, tablet, and exterior pockets
Need a laptop compartment? And a tablet compartment? And a bunch of exterior pockets? See the table below for a summary of our top picks.
Didn’t Make the Cut
Some of the travel backpacks we reviewed didn’t make the cut and fell short of the criteria we set, even though they are still popular models.