The Best Luggage Sets For Couples

Heading for a romantic getaway? The right bags will offer space for everything and a little more.

Matching luggage is underrated, especially on a couples' trip. Here's how it can be useful, and why you might want a couple's luggage set.

Rockland Fashion Softside Upright Luggage Set
You don't need six bags for a quick weekend getaway. | Rockland Fashion

When your luggage matches, it's distinctive, which can be useful if you're looking at a sea of bags in an airport you and your sweetie desperately want to leave.

Kenneth Cole Reaction Out Of Bounds 2-Piece Lightweight Hardside 4-Wheel Spinner Luggage Set
If it can fit in the overhead bin, it has already made your trip 10 times easier. | Kenneth

For short trips, a matching set can slim down the luggage, as you both can fit all your stuff in a nice, sturdy set of bags.

Samsonite Winfield 2 Hardside Expandable Luggage with Spinner Wheels
This is basically an investment, so pick something that will still be on vacation with you in 20 years. | Samsonite

It also offers a useful way to divvy up baggage as needed; one person can be responsible for checking the bigger bag while the other keeps track of the carry-on.

American Tourister Moonlight Hardside Expandable Luggage with Spinner Wheels
If you have to check your bags, make sure to choose something that won't be mistaken by 40 other passengers as their own. | American Tourister

It's also easy to find something distinctive that you both like, so you're not stuck hauling your ratty college duffel to the couples' retreat.

COOLIFE Luggage 3 Piece Set Suitcase Spinner Hardshell Lightweight TSA Lock 4 Piece Set
Going on a long trip? Bring the whole lot. Just a night or two? Use one or two bags. | COOLIFE Luggage

And, of course, if you're going on a longer trip, you can expand the matching set to a three-piece.