Carry-ons luggage that you would use domestically is often sized a little different than luggage that can be used for international flights.


The number of travellers is at an all-time high with summer just around the corner. Thousands of potential travellers are eager to enhance their luggage collections, particularly their carry-ons, for the first time in more than two years.

We’ve detailed 10 of the best carry-on luggage that will easily fit in almost every airline’s overhead compartment to help you avoid being part of this group and to save you from playing the guessing game.

1. Monos Carry-On Pro is the best overall.

The most popular Monos Of the group, Carry-On Pro is by far the easiest to use and most fashionable. This hardside item has the typical carry-on dimensions of 22 x 14 x 9 in. with a built-in front compartment for convenience as you travel.

2. The item with the most sales is the Samsonite Winfield 2 Hardside Luggage with Spinner Wheels, $156.95 (Orig. $199.99).
This top-selling carry-on complies with United, American, Delta, Southwest, and Allegiant Airlines’ size requirements at 23 x 14.5 x 9.5 in.

3. The Travelpro Maxlite 5 Expandable Spinner Wheel Luggage, $149.99, is the best softside option.

Hardside luggage is not for everyone. This Travelpro choice is a well-liked Amazon alternative if you want softside luggage.

It has four spinning wheels that easily rotate 360 degrees, is arguably the lightest on the list, and even expands up to 2 inches to maximise packing space.