Travel Laptop Backpacks for Your Next Trip

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Mobile moguls and savvy travelers alike know, that a travel backpack can make or back-break a journey. It all depends on which pack you pick!

When considering what kind of backpack or laptop bag to invest in, travelers and remote workers need to make note of a few important things, such as their required materials, destination, duration, and weather.

The ideal travel laptop backpack will have room for both the important items, and a few additional souvenirs or must-haves that are found along the way. The best travel backpacks must be weighted properly, perfectly sized, water-resistant, and able to protect the traveler and their belongs in any extenuating circumstance!

Listed below are some of the best travel backpacks of 2020. As you browse this curated list, ask yourself how to choose the best laptop backpack for working, city-hopping, or whatever remote-work adventure you’re about to embark on!

SwissGear Travel Gear 1900

The SwissGear Travel Gear 1900 is composed of durable, weather resistant polyester and is made to withstand even the harshest weather conditions. Contoured shoulder straps made from mesh fabric and adjustable compression straps make this classic laptop bag a cozy one as well!

Sweaty back? No problem. This travel laptop backpack is also built with airflow ventilation technology, ensuring a dry and comfortable carrying experience. Built with ScanSmart lay-flat technology it securely protects up to a 17’’ laptop.

This travel backpack allows you to leave your laptop inside your bag while passing TSA. No need to take it out and place it into a separate container. Minimize the displacement of your items while passing through security at the airport with this super practical TSA laptop backpack.

  • TSA scan-safe technology
  • Airflow ventilation
  • Fits up to 17″ laptop
  • Weather-resistant
  • Compression straps
  • Multiple compartments for Type-A organization
  • Exterior size — 18.5″ x 13.5″ x 9″
  • Laptop compartment — 14.5″ x 11.5″ x 1.5″
  • Tablet pocket capacity — 10″ x 7″
  • Bag volume — 31 L

Shieldon 15.6 inch Laptop Backpack

Made from durable 1680 Oxford cloth, the Shieldon 15.6 inch Laptop Backpack is durable and wear-resistant. This laptop backpack is TSA friendly. With an expansive, built-in multi-layer compartment, there is ample room to keep work necessities organized. Fit your laptop, iPad, charging cables, wallet, keys and clothes in this 21L travel backpack.

An ergonomic airflow back design and multi-panel ventilated padding, prevents overheating, and promotes air circulation.

  • Slim design
  • Fits up to a 15.6″ device
  • Anti-theft pocket
  • USB charging port
  • Water resistant 
  • Wear resistant
  • Unfold dimensions: 18.1 x 11.4 x 6.3 (inch)

TUMI Alpha Bravo Sheppard Deluxe

Looking for a modern yet rugged laptop backpack? The TUMI Alpha Bravo Sheppard Deluxe features Ballistic nylon weave style fabric. A 15-inch laptop compartment, a separated padded tablet pocket, and ample space for zippered storage makes this rugged looker a smart choice as well.

Equipped with an add-a-bag sleeve you can easily carry multiple items simultaneously with just one hand. This particular travel backpack comes with a Tumi Tracer, a complimentary recovery program allowing you to locate lost or stolen items. Feel extra protected with this awesome travel backpack.

  • Features a 15-inch laptop compartment
  • Exterior waterproof pockets
  • Exceptionally durable fabric
  • Top carry handle
  • Length: 14in / 35.5cm
  • Height: 17in / 43cm

Rawlings Leather Rugged Backpack

BATTER UP! The Rawlings Leather Rugged Backpack pays homage to an American classic. Unisex and stylish, the Rawlings backpack boasts a leather baseball glove-like finish, a slate gray and fire-engine red striped lining, that echoes the vintage baseball uniforms of the latter 19th century It’s made from all natural Rawhide and is pre-washed with a distressed character.

Three roomy outside pouch pockets, two flat zipper compartments, and a spacious interior with a padded laptop compartment make this classic not only luxurious, but roomy and practical.

  • Luxury feel
  • Adjustable padded straps
  • 6 credit card slots & 4 slide pockets
  • 13x6x21″
  • 2 interior slip pockets & 5 exterior pockets

P.MAI Premium Valletta Leather Laptop Backpack

Stylish and savvy, the P.MAI Premium Valleta Leather Backpack is designed for the working woman (or man, whatever floats your boat). This backpack is made with Nappa calf leather that’s extremely soft, as well as a water-resistant 2520D nylon for ultimate protection. 

It comes in three different color patterns and includes a commuter purse for maximum organization of your personal items. With its stylish yet practical design, this travel backpack combines the luxurious feel of a designer handbag, with the practicality of a laptop backpack. No need to sacrifice style or comfort. With this backpack option, you can have both!

This work backpack is equipped with a laptop compartment, water bottle holder, four insert pockets, and zipper pocket. It even comes with a key hook allowing you to easily and quickly access your keys right when you need to. This is a key safety feature of this backpack. Avoid the danger of fumbling around looking for your keys in your bag at inconvenient times. Quickly find your house keys and enter your home safely after leaving work. This luxury travel backpack is an absolute essential for the modern-day working woman, keeping our needs and safety in mind.

  • Fits up to 15-inch laptop
  • Leather & nylon
  • Water-resistant
  • Padded, adjustable straps
  • Luggage strap for hands-free mobility
  • Designer wristlet clutch included

Did we miss something? What are your favorite bags and what’s important to you in a travel bag? Let us know what your favorite laptop backpack is and why!

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