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What is a good size for a suitcase?

What is a good size for a suitcase?

Ideally, we recommend that your travel suitcase measures 22” x 9” x 14” or less. This is small enough to fit into the overhead compartments on most airlines.

Can you check a 32 inch suitcase?

All checked baggage will be screened by the TSA. Small checked suitcase – 24 inch, Extra large checked suitcase – 32 inch, Please note that a hard case will generally be smaller in capacity to a soft sided case of the same size due to it not being able to expand or bulge out with packing.

Is 28 inches a large suitcase?

Because they’re not very popular. A 28” suitcase is still big enough to get you through a 20-day trip, but it’s significantly lighter and easier to maneuver than a 32” one. Also, the bigger and heavier your luggage is, the more likely you are to go over the weight limit for checked bags and incur a penalty fee.

What is the size of a 23kg suitcase?

The main piece of carry on luggage can weigh up to 23 kg and have the maximum dimensions of 56cm x 45cm x 25cm, including handles, pockets, and wheels.

What is the weight of an average suitcase?

The average weight for an empty medium-sized checked suitcase is 9 pounds (4.1 kg). From 24-25 inches, the most popular options weighed between 6.9 to 12.6 pounds.

How do I measure a suitcase?

Taking Measurements Measure the total linear inches of your bag. Measure from the wheels to the top of the handle for height. Measure from the back of your suitcase to the front for depth. Measure from one edge to another for width. Weigh your bag with a scale.

How can I weigh my suitcase?

There are a few options for weighing your luggage: Suitcase with a built-in scale. One way to make sure you’ll never overpack your suitcase is by using a suitcase with the scale already built in. A few brands, such as Raden, offer this convenience, with the scale built right into the handle.

What is acceptable carry on size?

The generally accepted maximum carry-on bag size in the U.S. is 22″ x 14″ x 9″ (55.88cm x 35.56cm x 22.86cm) or 45″ linear inches (length + width + height). While this rule holds for most domestic carriers in the United States, it doesn’t apply when you look at airlines worldwide because each airline sets their own carry-on baggage restrictions.