Top 5 Travel Bags on Kickstarter (most funded)

Top 5 Travel Bags on Kickstarter

Travel bags are an important part of a person’s life. They need to to be sturdy, should accommodate all the things and above all should look trendy or classic. To get all these things and that too at a price not too high is a difficult task. Well, what better place than Kickstarter to look for a creative product that also solves all the issues and comes at an affordable price. We’ve compiled the list of top 5 travel bags on Kickstarter that were most funded. These bags are not just stylish, but also have tons of functionality. We are sure that you are going to love them.


Looking for a truly elegant leather bag but are tight on budget? Where most leather bags start at $1000, you’ll find Linjer in the range of $500. The main goal of the product line of Linjer was to produce minimalist leather bags without compromising major utilities of the bag. More emphasis has been given to the quality of leather and its natural look rather than adding more pockets and compartments.

Funding Goal: NOK 250,000 (approx. $30,665)

Campaign Length: 39 days

Total collection: NOK 2,923,611 (approx. $65,605)

Time to reach 100% funding: 9 hours

Number of backers: 1,028

Kickstarter Page: Linjer


JW Weekender

If you are looking for a highly functional bag that can hold almost everything that you’ll need during your travel, then JW Weekender is the magic bag for you. There are many of us who don’t prefer leather bags. The JW Weekender is made of casual Nylon which is highly durable without any shine and hence gives a carefree look. It has compartments for almost everything, shoes, dirty laundry, blazers and jackets, laptop, toiletries etc. Moreover, it can become a backpack, and a sling can also be detached from it. And it can easily be taken as a carry-on on any airline and is water resistant. What more can you wish for!

Funding Goal: $30,000

Campaign Length: 30 days

Total collection: $263,020

Time to reach 100% funding: 48 hours

Number of backers: 1,081

Kickstarter Page: JW Weekender


Kodiak Leather – Classic Weekender Duffel

Well, yet another leather bag that exceeded everybody’s expectation! Kodiak leather duffel has that vintage and classy look that makes it suitable for a business trip. And the buffalo leather makes sure that it stands the storm of adventurous weekends too. It has a shoe compartment, pockets for cards, a pen, and other essentials. It also has two outer pockets for easy access, a zipper pocket for laptop and a detachable and adjustable leather strap. The brass feet at the bottom prevent it from touching the ground.

Funding Goal: $5,000

Campaign Length: 45 days

Total collection: $252,311 

Time to reach 100% funding: 8 hours

Number of backers: 839

Kickstarter Page: Kodiak Leather


Stubble & Co

Stubble & Co have come up with a bag that is suitable for everyday activities like gym, weekend travel, and business trips. It is waterproof, has detachable straps, laptop pocket, outer pocket for smartphone and has studded feet. It is made of premium waxed twill that makes it lightweight, weatherproof and sturdy. You can also it as hand luggage during the flight.

Funding Goal: £12,800 (approx. $16,900)

Campaign Length: 29 days

Total collection: £82,071 (approx. $108,400)

Time to reach 100% funding: 12 hours

Number of backers: 832

Kickstarter Page: Stubble & Co


No Bag Check

As the name suggests, the no bag check was designed with one thing in mind. And that is to support the on-the-go lifestyle with frequent travels. The bag is big enough to get you through the weekend and small enough to pass the carry-on standards of airlines. It has hidden pockets on the outer side that just go with the design. The bag can pack up to 1 week’s clothes and also has a pocket for suits and jackets. It is made of water-resistant leatherette.

Funding Goal: CA$ 3,000 (approx. $2255)

Campaign Length: 30 days

Total collection: CA$ 76,984 (approx. $57,850)

Time to reach 100% funding: less than 2 days

Number of backers: 832

Kickstarter Page: No Bag Check


Now, this is what we call a top 5 travel bags list. Each product competes with itself. Some win in functionality and some steal the looks. The choice is up to you. Have a great weekend.