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The Best Golf Bag For Your First Vacation

There’s no excuse for not playing your best game when you’ve brought your own clubs.

Traveling with your golf clubs in tow doesn't have to be a daunting endeavor when planning your first vacation or golf weekend. After all, who wants to spend money on your dream golf trip only to get stuck using the club's rentals that may be old or in poor condition.


To play at your best, you need to play with your own clubs, and thankfully there is no shortage of travel golf bags on the market that will keep your precious cargo in pristine condition from your garage to the resort. We've rounded up the best ones here, to make the task even easier.

Orlimar Pitch and Putt Lightweight Golf Bag
You don't need to bring big, bulky gear on your trip. Think smart. | Orlimar

Not only is this lightweight bag a breeze to carry, but it also easily transforms into a stand for when you're at the hole. The double compartment top stores as many as six or seven clubs comfortably while an accessory pocket has ample room for balls, tees, pencils, and a ball marker.

CaddyDaddy Golf Ranger Carry Sunday Range Travel Bag
Leave the big dogs at home and simply roll with the essentials (and especially your trusty hybrids). | CaddyDaddy

Weighing in at just over three pounds, this multi-functional travel bag holds up to nine golf clubs, with a padded top that protects your club heads from damage. So, whether you're throwing in your trunk or checking at an airport, your clubs will reach their destination safely.

FLYMEI Sunday Golf Bag
Simple things like a little more padding go a long way. | FLYMEI

Whether traveling or for regular Sunday use, golfers will love this lightweight golf bag with a detachable padded shoulder strap for added comfort and versatility. A convenient handle on the side makes it easy to quickly pick up and go.

Champkey Professional Golf Sunday Bag
If you play a lot, you'll want something that will travel with you a long time. | Champkey

Your prized clubs will stay safe and protected wherever you take them when transported in this golf bag made of durable, water-resistant nylon fabric material. Six multi-functional pockets carry everything you need, such as tees, balls, divot tools, towels, and gloves.

Craftsman Golf Portable Mini Carry Bag
Being able to clip to a bigger piece of luggage is quite convenient. | Craftsman

Perfect for practice or taking to the driving range, this lightweight mini-travel bag can accommodate five to eight clubs—or be hooked to your regular golf bag for additional storage. When not using, it folds for easy storage.