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Many of us are taking our first vacation abroad since the pandemic began. And when we dust off our often-neglected suitcases, thousands of us find that they are no longer fit for purpose.
Needless to say, finding quality, durable luggage that’s actually in stock reminds us of the huge toilet paper shortage of 2020. But the great news? Despite selling fast, Amazon’s best-selling suitcases are still available.
Even better, some styles are up to 48% off thanks to early Prime Day deals.
The official start of Amazon Prime Day could be July 12-13, but the site is slashing prices on loads of stuff in the run-up to the big event.
Check out our roundup of the best luggage and why it should be part of your vacation experience.
Keep scrolling for Amazon’s five best-selling suitcases:
Flight Knight Lightweight 4 Wheel ABS Hard Case | from €54.99 at Amazon
At the top of the bestseller list is this Flight Knight suitcase series, which is available in different colors and sizes.
And, crucially, the cabin-sized models are compatible with over 100 airlines including easyJet, Ryanair, British Airways, TUI, Qantas, Etihad, KLM, Virgin Atlantic, Emirates, Delta, Jet2 and Turkish Airlines.
Not only does the case come with a five-year guarantee, but the hard outer shell of the case is made of durable ABS and is scratch-resistant and water-repellent.
For security, the cab is supplied with a 3 digit combination padlock to lock the zips together and the medium and large models have a secure 3 digit combination lock.
With reviews saying things like “perfect case”; “Excellent”; “nothing to like”; We can see why this range is the number one choice for travelers.
American Tourister Bon Air 3 Piece Set in Black | €198.95 at Amazon
This three-piece set of small (55cm), medium (66cm) and large (75cm) suitcases is made from extremely strong 100% polypropylene with fixed three-digit TSA locks for added security and 360° rotating wheels for ease of use.
The American Tourister brand also offers other sizes, sets and color combinations – with some of them having price reductions of over 40% on Prime Day.
Satisfied travelers have commented on the durability of the suitcases and the fact that they are actually made by travel brand Samsonite.
Other reviews praise the luggage, commenting “great case”, “surprisingly sturdy” and “love this case”.
Kono 20 inch cabin case Light hand luggage made of ABS | from £42.11 at Amazon
This stylish wheeled hand luggage is 20 inches tall (equivalent to 55 cm high x 40 cm long x 22 cm wide) and weighs 2.5 kg. It is approved for use on board British Airways, Easyjet, Virgin Atlantic and many others.
The ABS shell is hard and durable and resistant to scratches and crushes. Thanks to the three-digit combination lock, you don’t have to fiddle with keys.
It has wowed users who have written reviews stating “quality is perfect”, “exceeded expectations”, “brilliant little case” and some of the color combos are discounted for Prime Day.
COOLIFE suitcase trolley hard shell travel bag (3 pieces) | from €89.99 at Amazon
You can outfit yourself with this three piece apple green set of small, medium and large suitcases for a total of £219.
It will Yes, really stand out on the baggage carousel (but it’s also available in five other colors). Or if you only need a suitcase you can buy that separately – cabin size (56cm) is £89.99, medium size (67cm) is £109.99 and large (77cm) is £129.99.
Like most other new suitcases, it has a built-in combination lock and four multi-directional turning wheels. The tough, durable outer shell is made of scratch-resistant ABS.
Customers really rate it with things like “surprisingly spacious”, “better than a leading brand”, “good value for money”.
Samsonite Base Boost – Spinner L Expandable case, 78 cm, 105/112.5 liters | £156 (was £195) on Amazon
Perfect for those of us who don’t travel light, this large Samsonite suitcase is 20% off thanks to Prime Day deals. (The small, black 40cm size on wheels has also been reduced by 20% to £119). And for such a renowned, iconic travel brand, these prices are amazing.
The large, expandable suitcase (dimensions 48 x 31/34 x 78 cm) is suitable for clothing for two weeks if you are going on a long-distance trip this year. All sizes come with a TSA lock and there is a front pocket which is also great for stashing.
Over 80% of buyers have rated Samsonite suitcases four or five stars and most love them for the quality and light weight. “Pleased with the performance,” said one satisfied buyer, while others said “worth the money,” “spacious but light,” and “excellent luggage.”
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