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Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag

Style # 528-4-2000

A grown up duffel bag that doubles as a backpack.

$149

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Timbuk2 products have a lifetime warranty; we stand behind the legendary quality and craftsmanship of all our products. But we also embrace the wild, twisty ways of life. If there is a defect in the materials or workmanship of your Timbuk2 product (gasp!), you can file a claim by completing Timbuk2's warranty repair claim. If your product meets Timbuk2's warranty policy, we will repair your bag. If your Timbuk2 product is damaged during a normal or abnormal adventure, you will not qualify for a warranty replacement, but you will have epic stories to tell your friends. See if you qualify for a Timbuk2 warranty repair and contact warranty@timbuk2.com.

Please note that we also have a handful of non-Timbuk2 manufactured products, such as Blue Bottle and New Balance shoes, included on the website. While we love these products and think they’re awesome, they’re not covered under our lifetime warranty.

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Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag
 
4.5

(based on 63 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (39)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Attractive (46)
  • Roomy (45)
  • Durable (43)
  • Lightweight (40)
  • Comfortable (36)

Cons

  • Not enough pockets (9)

Best Uses

  • Travel (51)
  • Commuting (11)
  • Computer (7)
  • School (5)
  • Short travel (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Practical (40), Career (22), Comfort-oriented (21), Modern (19), Stylish (18)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (38), Business (17)
    • What Is Your Gear Style:
    • Comfort driven (3), Survivalist / minimalist (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (55), Yes (4)

Reviewed by 63 customers

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5.0

The one and only!

By Berta

From Burbank, CA

About Me: Career, Classic, Comfort-Oriented, Practical

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Comfortable
  • Durable
  • Great Features
  • Lightweight
  • One And Only
  • Roomy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Commuting
    • Computer
    • Travel

    Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

    This has been by far the best purchase for travel I have made. I travel a lot and loved it so much I had to get one for my son for his travels. Also loved it so much I had to get the co-pilot as well. Between those two, I never have to have a check on again. I could travel 3 weeks easy. Thank you timbuk2.

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    2.0

    Poor quality

    By Nicci

    From Dallas

    About Me: Career

    Pros

      Cons

      • Poor Quality

      Best Uses

        Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

        Bag material ripped after first trip. It wasn't packed to maximum consumption. The pocket that holds toiletries is located at the bottom of the backpack, so causes the bottoms of the bag to pull down. Length of bag as a backpack is just not functional for traveling and will cause you back to hurt from the pulling.

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        2.0

        DOES NOT FIT 17" LAPTOP

        By GEEVES

        From Los Angeles, CA

        Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

        I dont know what kind of 17 inch laptop they are using, but I have a 15 inch lenovo and there is no way it can fit in the laptop pocket.

         
        5.0

        Good stuff

        By ted

        From Russia / Switzerland

        About Me: Modern, Practical, Stylish

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Great Features
        • Roomy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Computer
          • Travel

          Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

          I use the bag for regularly travelling back to my home country by plane. It enables me to bring along my laptop, cloth and more. Furthermore, I use it too for going to conferences and short trips. The bag is so roomy, that, when filled entirely, it get a little heavy :)

          • Primary use:
          • Business
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Great size, easy to carry, fits everything I need...

          By Rich G

          From Chapel Hill, NC

          About Me: Comfort-Oriented, Practical

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Lightweight
          • Roomy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Travel

            Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

            I wanted something that I could take on weekend trips, as well as week or two trips, and this bag does what I want. Well thought out compartments, great straps inside, too zipper layout. The ability to use as a shoulder bag, or grab convenient handles, or convert to a backpack! Exactly what I wanted...

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            3.0

            Nice features but too much bag. Wish it came in 30L size.

            By EBeyond

            From San Francisco

            About Me: Comfort-Oriented, Practical, Stylish

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Great Features
            • Lightweight

            Cons

            • Too Large

            Best Uses

            • Travel

            Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

            I write this review with the one-bag travelers in mind. I travel carryon only, domestic and international, and my preferred mode is a convertible backpack. Just makes navigating planes, trains, boats, city streets and remoteness so much easier. This bag really has many great features, great organization, and looks cool. But for anyone under 5'6" this bag is overwhelming to carry on your back. It even looks huge on the models in the photos! If you're packing this full, you'll break your shoulders and back from the poor weight distribution if you need to go any distance. If you want to carry 40L, you're likely better off with a true backpack, even though it won't look as cool.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            4.0

            Really nice convertible bag

            By Multitasker

            From Harrisburg, PA

            About Me: Practical

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Comfortable
            • Durable
            • Lightweight
            • Roomy

            Cons

            • Mediocre Zippers

            Best Uses

            • Travel

            Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

            I bought this bag because I was having a hard time fitting everything into my old bag. Carrying a laptop, gym clothes, and paperwork was more than my old bag could handle. The shoe pocket is perfect for sequestering my gym shoes, while the multiple zipper pockets give plenty of room to store papers, folders, and some office supplies. I use the inside zipper pocket to store my laptop. It isn't padded, but it works okay because I mostly only keep workout clothes, gloves, and a towel in the main compartment.

            I like that the bag converts from a messenger bag to a backpack when needed. the bag also just really looks nice.

            The only real cons I found with this bag is that the zippers feel a little sub-par when compared to other Timbuk2 products, and some of the surfaces on the outside are real dirt and dust magnets.

            Overall this is a great bag if you need a flexible travel case or want to consolidate all your daily stuff into one large, but lightweight lugger.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Exactly as described but not for my size

            By Modern Travel Mom

            From Rome, Italy

            About Me: 5'4" 115 Lbs Active Mom, Modern, Practical

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Durable
            • Great Features
            • Lightweight
            • Roomy

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Carry On Bag Weekend Bag
              • Travel

              Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

              I bought this bag to use as my carry-on bag for international travel with the option of using it as a backpack if I needed my hands free. This bag is great, exactly as described on your website; however, it is more floppy than I anticipated. It can be stuff full, but due to it's size, things shift inside unless it is completely full, and when full it can be rather heavy if you're packing things other than clothing. It's not heavily padded, so one must be careful when setting the bag down if carrying a computer and other breakables inside. I used it on several transatlantic flights and was able to pack everything I wanted, but it was very heavy and impossible to carry with the shoulder strap due to my height. Unfortunately, it is too big to put under an airplane seat and I had to be careful not to place the bag down on the side with the computer sleeve in the overhead compartment. I would highly recommend this bag. It has great organizational features. If you're a shorter person I would opt for something smaller. Still a fan of Timbuk2.

              • Primary use:
              • Personal
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Versatile Bag

              By Bantam201

              From Loughborough UK

              About Me: Classic, Modern, Practical

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Attractive Design
              • Durable
              • Great Features
              • Practical
              • Roomy

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Commuting
                • Travel

                Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

                One of the best thought out bags I've ever used. Just the right amount of pockets, practically placed and of useful sizes. Option to use as a back pack is a great benefit when covering distances.

                The material is durable and easy to clean.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Convertible luggage search over for now!

                By RC

                From SF

                About Me: Career, Comfort-Oriented, Modern, Practical, Stylish

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Durable
                • Great Features
                • Lightweight
                • Roomy

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Travel

                  Comments about Wingman Carry-On Travel Bag:

                  I have been looking for a convertible backpack / luggage for years since my Pangea was discontinued. I bought a Lands End a couple years back - it was sleek and worked ok even though it didn't have enough inside pockets. After the zipper burst, my hunt was back on.

                  I ordered the Patagonia MLC and the Campmor Essential Carryon but the former was really small and the latter was really low on well, everything.

                  The Wingman is a lot roomier than I thought it would be (the top zipper has a clamshell effect that's deceiving lc forgiving) and pretty bulletproof. It's pretty styling for business as well as casual travel. I wish there were two compartments inside but that's not the way the design works.

                  I'm enjoying the Wingman so far - especially at the price I got it for w the discontinued color - and I'm glad to be done w the luggage search for now.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  Organization

                  Expandable top compartment for quarantining shoes and toiletries

                  Front zip pocket fits phone, passport, and wallet

                  Internal compression strap for clamping down your clothes

                  Internal mesh wall pocket helps keep things in place

                  Fit

                  Converts from a duffel to a backpack with removable backpack straps

                  Removable shoulder strap enables you to wear it like messenger or briefcase

                  Sized for international carry-on - no need to check it

                  Clever Extras

                  Reinforced grab handles on all sides for and easy heave ho

                  Origin

                  Imported

                  Laptop/Tablet

                  Front pocket fits iPad mini

                  Padded compartment fits up to a 17" MacBook

                  What's this all about?

                  The older brother of our original Wingman, this updated Wingman has outgrown hostels. Its sleek new styling works downtown or way way out of town, but its tuck-away backpack straps are still there when you need them. A time-tested traveler, the Wingman's pocketing makes sense. Its large main compartment opens wide for easy packing and a bottom expandable pocket quarantines your shoes or unmentionables from the main compartment. A small front zipper pocket enables quick access to your cards, phone, and passport while secure padded pockets carry up to a 17" MacBook Pro and an iPad. Like a good Wingman, this duffel is ready for anything.