At our EWR parking company, we know luggage is an important part of any trip. Not only should your luggage fit all of your belongings neatly, but it should also be durable enough to withstand flights, taxis, buses, and more. Here, we explore some of the most popular luggage brands in three budget categories: affordable, mid-grade, and luxury.
While many companies offer supplementary luggage pieces like backpacks, totes, briefcases, and more, we focused on price points that include traditional carry-on pieces to large checked pieces.
TravelPro prides itself on the fact that the brand was invented by a Northwest Airlines pilot, so its luggage is a favorite among airline personnel. You’ll find backpacks, totes, spinner suitcases, garment bags, and large suitcases for a variety of needs.
Price point: $129.99-$319.99
InUSA has been producing luggage for more than 30 years. The brand offers pieces that are “light and practical” and feature unique designs in softshell and hardshell pieces that range in sizes from 19″ to 29″. It also offers products assembled in the U.S.
Price point: $70.00-$170.00
American Tourister is a luggage brand from Samsonite and offers both softshell and hardshell luggage pieces from smaller carry-on sizes to larger sizes. You can find fun colors, designs, patterns, and collections for kids, like Disney, Star Wars, and more.
Price point: $149.99-$219.99
Eagle Creek is a popular brand among outdoor enthusiasts. It offers smaller pieces of luggage, such as carry-ons, that can double as a duffel bag or backpack to make transport easy. Because of its focus on versatility, Eagle Creek features softshells.
Price point: $175.00-$349.00
French company Delsey was begun by brothers and introduced its first line of suitcases in 1970. It specializes in hardshell suitcases, but does sell softshell suitcases as well. Delsey offers a variety of colors and has a line specific to lightweight pieces, which can come in handy on long trips.
Price point: $180.00-$640.00
Founded back in 1910, Samsonite has become one of the most popular brands of luggage. With everything from wheeled briefcases to weekender bags to carry-ons and large pieces, the company has luggage in every size and a variety of colors.
Price point: $180.00-$700.00
Made by the same company that creates Swiss Army knives (as well as watches and cutlery), Victorinox luggage is made with features and functions in mind. You can find everything from carry-ons to backpacks to briefcases, totes, duffel bags, and more.
Price point: $280.00-$695.00
Briggs & Riley
Luxury brand Briggs & Riley has been producing luggage for 25 years and prides itself on the lifetime guarantee it offers with its products. It has a variety of collections, features, and functions, but focuses mainly on smaller pieces of luggage.
Price point: $300.00-$549.00
New Jersey-based Tumi, Inc. was founded in 1975 and is known for its use of ballistic nylon. Tumi offers sleek, simple luggage colors and designs and even offers complimentary monogramming so you can create personalized pieces.
Price point: $475.00-$1,795.00