Does Your Carry On Fit? Here are our Top 10 Picks for Carry On Approved Luggage


Finding the perfect carry on luggage that fits most airline requirements can be quite tricky. We have narrowed down our top 10 choices for carry ons tried and tested to fit major Canadian airlines.*

Please note that it is always recommended your double check your airline's baggage restrictions before your flight.

For additional details and the most up to date information, please visit your airline's website for baggage restrictions:
Air Canada Carry On Baggage Details Page
West Jet Carry On Baggage Restrictions
Air Transat Carry On Baggage Restrictions
Sunwing Carry On Baggage Restrictions
Porter Carry On Baggage Restrictions

#1 - Samsonite Omni Lite - 21.5" Hardside Wide Body Carry-On Spinner Luggage

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This carry on features a bold and sleek new design. Constructed of durable yet lightweight 100% polycarbonate, Omni creates a unique combination of strength and style that is sure to impress. Shop Now

  • Constructed of 100% polycarbonate shells which are lightweight and impact resistant Four, multi-directional Spinner wheels allow 360° upright rolling in multiple directions.
  • Fully lined interiors with zippered compartment and webbing cross straps to minimize shifting of contents. 
  • Mounted Travel Sentry® combination lock provides additional peace of mind when checking belongings. 
  • Four, multi-directional Spinner wheels for easy mobility when rolling the case upright.
  • Case Dimensions: 20" x 13" x 9" / 50.8 x 33.02 x 22.9 cm
  • Overall Dimensions (With wheels): 21.5" x 14.5" x 9.0" / 55 x 37 x 23 cm
  • Weight: 3 kg / 6.7 lbs
  • Samsonite 10 Year Warranty

 

#2 - Samsonite Pursuit DLX Spinner Carry On Widebody Luggage

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Samsonite Pursuit DLX Spinner Carry-On Widebody Luggage - Canada Luggage Depot

  • Made of 100% polycarbonate shells which are lightweight and impact resistant.
  • Four, multi-directional Spinner wheels for easy mobility. Rolls upright so there is no weight on your arm or shoulder.
  • Mounted TSA combination lock provides additional peace of mind when checking belongings.
  • Split case design with divider panel and compression straps help to keep contents from shifting while en route.
  • Comfort top and side carry handles with rubberized grip.
  • Polycarbonate - Lightweight, durable hardside material
  • Carry On Sized - Luggage designed to fit in most airlines overhead compartments; may not conform to some airlines carry-on standards.
  • Dual Spinner Wheels - Four, multi-directional 360 degree dual spinner wheels provide eight contact points with the ground for better cornering and rolling.
  • Push button handle - Locks when fully extended so you can push or pull your case. The handle also locks when fully recessed, greatly reducing the risk of damage when not in use.
  • Top carry handle - Allows you to lift the case with ease and comfort, or carry it by hand when rolling isn't an option.
  • Side carry handle - Allows you to lift the case with ease and comfort.
  • Interior divider - Made of flexible mesh fabric is designed to help create a separate compartment inside your suitcase for added organization and security.
  • TSA Lock - provides additional peace of mind when checking belongings, but can still be easily accessed by TSA agents in the event the case needs to be searched.
  • Body Dimensions: 18.5" x 14.5" x 9.0" / 47.0 x 36.83 x 22.86 cm
  • Overall Dimensions: 21.0" x 15.0" x 9.0" / 53.34 x 38.1 x 22.86 cm
  • Weight: 3.0 kgs / 6.6 lbs.
  • Samsonite 10 Year Warranty

 

    #3 - Travelpro Airborne Lite 21" Carry-On Spinner Luggage

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    Travelpro Airborne Lite with its clean lines is perfectly constructed to be durable and functional. This Collection of Luggage is made of durable ABS with 360 degree 8-wheel spinners that will roll effortlessly in all directions. For convenience it has push-button retractable handle for easy pushing and pulling and will retract into its own protective case well when not in use, self-repairing zippers; main compartment features an integrated TSA lock for added security, privacy pocket and interior tie-down straps help keep all of your packed items secure. Travelpro is the choice of flight crews and frequent travelers. 

    • Available exclusively at Canada Luggage Depot
    • Constructed of durable ABS
    • Lightweight
    • Fully lined interior
    • Self-repairing zippers
    • Main compartment of each luggage features slider which can be locked for added security
    • Hard Body for better resistance
    • Integrated TSA lock
    • Push-button retractable handle for easy pushing and pulling
    • Top and side carry handle for convenient carrying options
    • “Spin 360°” 8 wheels system allow bags to move in all direction easily
    • Privacy pocket and interior tie-down straps help keep all of your packed items secure
    • Dimensions without wheels and handles: 18.5" x 12.5" x 9" / 47 cm x 31.75 cm x 23cm  
    • Dimensions including wheels and handles: 21.5” x 13.5” x 9”  / 55 cm x 35 cm x 23 cm 
    • Weight: 6.3 lbs / 2.8 kg (*Official Canadian carry-on size. Please refer to airline specific requirements.)
    • Travelpro 10 Year warranty

    #4 - Delsey Helium Pilot 3.0 18 Inch Spinner Carry-On Upright Luggage

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    • This ultra-lightweight collection is constructed of durable twisted ballistic nylon backed with vapor barrier that resists wear, moisture, dirt and abrasion.
    • Four silent-running spinner wheels assure smooth maneuverability and keep zero weight on your arm.
    • Exterior side pocket offers convenient and quick access to frequently-needed items (on uprights only).
    • Carry-on size features sleeves for a 15.6 inch laptop and a tablet in front pocket of the bag.
    • Deluxe interior with soft touch lining, multiple zippered pockets and metallic finish fabric.
    • Adjustable mesh panels with zippered pockets keep contents from shifting and minimize wrinkling. 
    • Polypropylene kickplate offer additional protection at key stress points.
    • Easy to Grab™ bottom handle is great for overhead compartment or car trunk lifting.
    • Integrated privacy ID tag on the inside and outside.
    • Dimensions: 18" x 14" x 9" / 45.7 cm x 35.6 cm x 23 cm 
    • Weight: 6.1 lbs / 2.8 kg
    • Worldwide limited 10 year Delsey warranty. 

    #5 - Victorinox Spectra 2.0 Global Carry On Upright Luggage

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    Victorinox brings innovation to hardside luggage in the Spectra™ 2.0 Collection. Engineered to be ultra-light without sacrificing durability, these 100% pure Bayer polycarbonate cases feature a stylish, scratch-resistant matte finish along with protective corner guards. And to ensure a smooth, stable roll, eight wheels and a dual-trolley handle system round out Spectra™ 2.0 to deliver performance-focused design at every turn. 

    • Slim, ultra-light and constructed of break-resistant 100% pure Bayer polycarbonate, this convenient case is ideal for short trips and meets most global carry-on regulations including IATA.
    • Comfort grip, one-touch, dual-trolley aluminum handle system locks into three different positions – 41" (104 cm), 39" (99 cm) and 37" (94 cm)- to accommodate travelers of various heights and adjusts when transitioning from pushing the bag on four wheels to pulling it on two wheels.
    • Dual-caster wheels feature soft tread offering ideal traction for a smooth roll across any surface while also providing 360° maneuverability and zero weight-in-hand.
    • Break-resistant 100% pure Bayer polycarbonate with stylish, scratch-resistant matte finish delivers superior strength for the highest level of performance.
    • Corner guards and zipper bumpers provide added protection to areas of the case most prone to impact and abrasion.
    • Zippered mesh divider wall stretches for easy packing.
    • Y-shaped compression straps cover a greater surface area to keep folded items secure.
    • Top haul handle for easy carrying.
    • Removable ID tag for security and convenience.
    • Dimensions: 15" x 21.7" x 7.9" / 38 x 55 x 20 cm
    • Weight: 6.2 lbs [2.8 kg]
    • Capacity: 1892 cu in [31 l]
    • The Spectra™ 2.0 Collection is backed by the Global 10-Year Limited Warranty.

    #6 - Samsonite Silhouette XV Softside Spinner Boarding Bag

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    Samsonite Silhouette XV Boarding BagThe Samsonite Silhouette series has historically embodied our newest innovations to meet the most current, yet everchanging needs of the frequent traveler. Our latest edition, Silhouette XV, takes ease of use for today’s road warrior to a whole new level. Comfort, capacity, mobility and adjustability are all carefully considered features in this collection, making it the ideal choice for you to carry your world.

    • Made of rugged tri-core nylon fabric, features SamGuard™ water-resistant coating
    • Tru-Trac™ wheel system features a V-shaped, camber instructed design for a straight roll every time
    • The RightHeight™ Pull Handle system with deluxe cushioning and soft rubber seals on our brand new, wider-pull handle combine to provide an exceptionally comfortable grip
    • Padded laptop compartment can accommodate a 15.6” laptop.
    • Removable organizer keeps smaller items securely contained.
    • Large main compartment provides easy access to contents.
    • Dimensions:  19" x 13.5" x 8.5" / 48 x 34 x 22 cm 
    • Weight:  3.28 kgs / 7.23 lbs
    • Samsonite 10 Year Warranty

    #7 - Explorer Compass Collection 20" Carry-On Spinner Luggage

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    The Explorer Luggage Compass Collection has everything you need and more.  Packed with interesting features, crafted from the finest materials and designed in Canada, the Explorer Luggage Compass collection offers great quality and great value!  

    • Made from ABS - one of the strongest materials on the market.
    • Protective polypropylene corner guards have been added at key stress points to enhance luggage durability.
    • Aluminum multi stage locking handle system.
    • Travel Sentry® Approved locks are officially recognized and accepted by the Transportation Security Administration. These locks enable airport security officers to open luggage for physical inspection when required without the need to cut off or break open locks.
    • Our eight wheel system lets cases rotate 360° for complete mobility. Cases roll straight for easy gliding and make traditional pulling trouble free.
    • Fully lined interior with packing divider and cross straps to secure your belongings.
    • The carry on format is not expandable.
    • Overall Dimensions: 21” x 14.5” x 8.5”
    • Body Dimensions: 18.5” x 13.5” x 8.5”
    • Weight: 6.8lb (3.1 kg)
    • 5 Year Explorer Warranty

    #8 - Briggs & Riley Baseline International Carry-On Expandable Wide-Body Spinner Luggage

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    Featuring our patented CX™ Expansion-Compression Technology


    This expandable spinner is ideal for those who want one bag for both domestic and international air travel. The short-and-wide configuration offers maximum packing capacity, while 4 re-engineered double swivel spinner wheels offer effortless 360° navigation. This bag also provides maximum packing capacity while fitting feet first in the overhead compartment. Conveniently spin this bag right down the airplane aisle.

    Interior Features:

    • Cinch-down mesh garment panels keep contents from shifting and minimize wrinkling
    • Spacious main compartment for easy packing
    • Built-in tri-fold garment folder with foam roll bar neatly holds 1-2 suits and prevents wrinkling
    • Mesh lid zip pocket for organizing smaller accessories like socks or ties

    Exterior Features:

    • Aircraft-grade aluminum handle system with 3 stop heights
    • Outsider® handle provides greater interior capacity and a flat interior surface for packing so clothing arrives wrinkle-free
    • V-groove handle tubes are stronger and guarantee less jamming
    • Ballistic nylon outer fabric resists wear, moisture, dirt and abrasion.
    • Cushioned top carry handle for smooth handling
    • Four double swivel wheels for effortless 360° navigation
    • HideAway™ ID tag conceals personal information
    • Hybrid fiberglass frame is lightweight and provides flexibility, durability and shape retention
    • Integrated bottom fabric handle for easy lifting
    • Large u-zip front pocket for hassle-free access to extra items
    • Outsider® pocket for convenient storage of quick-access items
    • Reinforced, low profile protective corner guards on all 4 corners
    • Retractable low profile side carry handle
    • Self-repairing YKK zippers for smooth zipper action with lockable double zipper pulls
    • SpeedThru™ pocket for storage of items at security checkpoints

    Specs:

    • Zipper:  Our bags feature self-repairing, durable YKK® Racquet Coil™ zippers. Ergonomic zipper pulls. Lockable main compartment zipper pulls.
    • Fabric:  2520D ballistic nylon outer fabric is abrasion resistant, water repellent, color fast and self healing. Soft, durable twill lining is light-colored to easily locate packed items
    • Capacity:  2620 - 3390 cu. in./43 - 55.6 liters
    • Dimensions:  21" x 15" x 9" / 53.5 x 38 x 23 cm
    • Case Dimensions:  18.5" x 15" x 8" / 47 x 38 x 20.5 cm
    • Outside Expanded Depth:  11.5" / 29 cm
    • Weight:  9.0 lbs / 4.0 kgs
    • Simple as that® lifetime warranty—same as all Briggs & Riley bags

    #9 - Travelon 18" Wheeled Carry On Underseat Bag

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    Travelon Carry On Size Underseat Luggage - Canada Luggage DepotBeat the high cost of checked baggage with this 18" wheeled carry-on from Travelon. Small enough to fit beneath most airline seats or in the overhead compartment, it is roomy enough to carry clothes, a laptop and an iPad® or tablet computer.
    • Roomy main compartment holds laptop
    • Front organizer holds iPad® or tablet
    • Fits beneath airplane seat
    • Material: 1680 D. Polyester
    • Dimensions: 14" x 18" x 9" / 35.56 x 45.72 x 22.86 cm
    • Weight: 2.7 Kgs / 5.95 lbs
    • Travelon 5 Year Warranty

      #10 - Samsonite B-Lite 3 Upright Carry-On (20") Widebody Luggage

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      • Smooth-rolling in-line skate wheels provide exceptionally easy transport.Flush-mounted TSA combination lock provides additional peace of mind when checking belongings.
      • Push-button locking handle adjusts to multiple heights to make transport comfortable.
      • Interior cross-straps and mesh pocket for organization.
      • Designed to fit in most overhead compartments; however, may not conform to some airline carry-on standards.
      • Poly/Nylon Blend - Combination of Polyester and Nylon fabrics for durability. Nylon is a high strength, durable material with excellent wear properties.
      • Inline skate wheels - Are constructed of polyurethane with ball bearings to minimize frictional resistance, offer durability and reduced resistance for smooth rolling.
      • Push button handle - Locks when fully extended so you can push or pull your case. The handle also locks when fully recessed, greatly reducing the risk of damage when not in use.
      • Top carry handle - Allows you to lift the case with ease and comfort, or carry it by hand when rolling isn't an option.
      • Side carry handle - Allows you to lift the case with ease and comfort.
      • Cross straps - Secure the contents of your luggage to help prevent shifting that can cause damage. They also help keep the contents of your luggage organized.
      • Interior pocket - Is a separate compartment inside your suitcase that can be zippered shut for added security and organization.
      • TSA Lock - provides additional peace of mind when checking belongings, but can still be easily accessed by TSA agents in the event the case needs to be searched.
      • Body Dimensions: 20.0" x 15.25" x 6.5" / 50.8 x 38.73 x 16.51 cm
      • Overall Dimensions: 20.75" x 15.25" x 7.0" / 52.70 x 38.73 x 17.78 cm
      • Weight:  2.13 kgs / 4.7 lbs.
      • Samsonite Limited 10 Year Global Warranty

       

      * Some manufacturers list their dimensions not including wheels and handles. Contact us for further information regarding sizing of a particular product if you are unsure. Please note that it is always recommended your double check your airline's baggage restrictions before your flight for the most up to date information.