Why March is the Best Month to Shop for Luggage + 25 Deals

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FREQUENT-FLYER FINDS

Once you've already stocked up on all that discounted winter sporting equipment and booked last-minute trips to the slopes, it's time to look forward to spring and summer travels. Luggage companies are starting to flood shelves with their newest styles, so you can often grab the older ones at a nice discount this time of year. Also on sale: Packing aids, travel clothing, and other essentials. Here are 25 of the best luggage and travel deals right now.
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TRAVELPRO MAXLITE 4 EXPANDABLE SPINNER

Sale Price: $126 | Buy it from eBags
Reg. Price: $280 ($154 Savings)

This 21-inch spinner, made of stain-resistant, tear-resistant polyester, is carry-on friendly. Interior EVA foam and honeycomb framing keep it strong but lightweight (it's under 6 pounds) and it's backed by a limited lifetime warranty.

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CLAVA CLARINA WEEKENDER BAG

Sale Price: $83 | Buy it from Brookstone
Reg. Price: $230 ($147 Savings)

This practical coated-canvas bag is the perfect size to toss in the trunk or carry on a plane for a quick getaway. There are pockets galore, and faux leather accents add a touch of style.

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ALAYNA COCOON WRAP

Sale Price: $34 | Buy it from ExOfficio
Reg. Price: $85 ($51 Savings)

Savvy travelers pack versatile, lightweight pieces perfect for layering, and this comfy wrap definitely fits the bill. The wicking fabric keeps you dry, and odor resistance means it stays fresh even with repeated wears. There's also a hidden pocket for your passport.

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TILE MATE

Sale Price: $19 | Buy it on Amazon
Reg. Price: $25 ($6 Savings)

Worried about losing that bag? Stick a Tile Mate on your luggage. Within Bluetooth range, you can ring the Tile and find your things. If your bag's farther away, other users in the Tile network can help you locate it.

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SAMSONITE VIBRATTA CARRY-ON HARDSIDE SPINNER

Sale Price: $152 | Buy it from Macy's
Reg. Price: $380 ($228 Savings)

Made of durable, lightweight polycarbonate, this impact-resistant carry-on is perfect for frequent travelers who need a bag that can hold up long term. Features include spinner wheels, a TSA-approved lock, a textured telescoping handle, and a 10-year warranty.

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6-PIECE PACKING CUBE SET

Sale Price: $50 | Buy it from eBags
Reg. Price: $76 ($26 Savings)

Organize your suitcase with this packing cube set, featuring heavy-duty zippers, finished seams and soft mesh to keep even delicate clothing safely tucked away. It's also backed by a limited lifetime warranty.

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GOTOOBS

Sale Price: $23 | Buy them from eBags
Reg. Price: $28 ($5 Savings)

Squeezable, BPA-free GoToobs are perfect for taking along your favorite shampoo or lotion in a TSA-approved size. The locking caps also help keep liquids safely away from valuables and clothing.

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INUSA LIGHT-FI ULTRA-LIGHT SPINNER LUGGAGE SET

Sale Price: $282 | Buy it from JCPenney
Reg. Price: $535 ($253 Savings)

Nab this lightweight 20-inch carry-on, 24-inch upright, and 28-inch upright for a budget-friendly price. Made of durable, water-resistant polyester, the bags all have spinner wheels and plenty of pockets. Interiors are fully lined with tie-down straps.

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COMPACT TRAVEL UMBRELLA

Sale Price: $16.73 | Buy it from REI
Reg. Price: $24.99 ($8.26 Savings)

At just 7.2 ounces, this little umbrella won't weigh you down while you're out sightseeing. But the polyester canopy, steel ribs, and rubber handle are still durable enough to stand up to frequent use.

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TRAVEL ROCKSTAR PORTABLE CHARGER

Sale Price: $33 | Buy it from Best Buy
Reg. Price: $60 ($27 Savings)

This 3000 mAh portable charger has two AC outlets with surge protection – perfect for that hotel without enough places to juice up – as well as a USB port. The main prong folds into the charger for easy portability, too.

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MICHAEL MICHAEL KORS LARGE WEEKENDER

Sale Price: $398 | Buy it from Dillard's
Reg. Price: $278.60 ($119.40 Savings)

Pack for a weekend away in luxury with this leather weekender, which features silver hardware, a lined interior, and eight slip pockets inside for all of your little accessories. The zip trolley sleeve makes it easy to tote through the airport on top of other luggage.

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RFID-BLOCKING PASSPORT-TICKET WALLET

Sale Price: $24 | Buy it from TravelSmith
Reg. Price: $65.95 ($41.95 Savings)

Keep passports, tickets, credit cards, and other essentials organized and safe from prying eyes with this elegantly simple leather wallet, available in five colors. It has RFID-block technology to foil would-be identity thieves.

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TRENDYKID TRAVEL BUDDIES RUSTY ROBOT 2-PIECE SET

Sale Price: $65 | Buy it from Luggage Pros
Reg. Price: $100 ($35 Savings)

There's no need for the kids to use up space in your bag when they have their own stylish luggage. This set comes with an 18-inch wheeled suitcase and a 13-inch backpack, both with lightweight ABS plastic shells. Bonus: The wheels even flash when they roll.

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MEN'S ANYWHERE CONVERTIBLE PANTS

Sale Price: $39 | Buy it from TravelSmith
Reg. Price: $89 ($50 Savings)

These travel-friendly pants easily go from pants to shorts (or back again). Made of soft, durable, water-resistant nylon, they have an adjustable belt as well as side and back pockets.

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TRAVELER'S CHOICE 3-PIECE HARDSIDE SPINNER SET

Sale Price: $342 | Buy it from eBags
Reg. Price: $860 ($518 Savings)

This durable polycarbonate hard-side set comes in four colors and features a 21-inch carry-on, a 25-inch upright, and a 29-inch upright. Each piece expands up to offer 25 percent more packing space and has convenient spinner wheels that make trips to and through the airport a breeze.

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INSIGNIA TRAVEL POWER ADAPTER

Sale Price: $22 | Buy it from Best Buy
Reg. Price: $30 ($8 Savings)

Not sure what kind of adapter you need for international travel? This adapter converts between four common configurations and covers you practically anywhere. It also has a convenient built-in USB port.

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SUVELLE HANGING TOILETRY ORGANIZER

Sale Price: $25 | Buy it from eBags
Reg. Price: $46 ($21 Savings)

This hanging toiletry organizer has plenty of pockets to keep everything in easy reach on the go. Made of lightweight rip-stop nylon, it's made to hold up during frequent trips and can be wiped clean or tossed in the washer.

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PACSAFE CITYSAFE ANTI-THEFT HANDBAG

Sale Price: $82.46 | Buy it from PacSafe
Reg. Price: $109.95 ($27.49 Savings)

Seasoned travelers know pickpocketing can be a problem anywhere in the world. This innovative, handy little handbag has slash-resistant straps, lockable zippers, a hidden jewelry pocket, and other features to keep your valuables safe.

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MCKLEIN R SERIES LASALLE WHEELED LAPTOP OVERNIGHT BAG

Sale Price: $157.13 | Buy it from Luggage Pros
Reg. Price: $270 ($112.87 Savings)

An essential for business travelers, this compact leather bag with a 39-inch telescoping handle has space for everything. There's a laptop pocket and plenty of organizers for pens, business cards, phones, files, cables, and more.

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HIGH SIERRA SPORTOUR ROLLING DROP BOTTOM DUFFEL

Sale Price: $130 | Buy it from Macy's
Reg. Price: $260 ($130 Savings)

Combining the space of an upright and the convenience of a duffel, this 28-inch bag is lightweight and rugged, with a large top compartment and a zippered bottom compartment. A front ticket pocket is convenient for quick airport check-ins.

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WANDERLUX TULIPA DRESS

Sale Price: $42.50 | Buy it from ExOfficio
Reg. Price: $85 ($42.50 Savings)

Easy to dress up or down, this basic black dress is made more travel-friendly with front hand pockets (including one that zips) and a breathable, odor-resistant jersey blend. The relaxed drape makes it flattering on a range of body types.

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SUNBEAM TRAVEL GARMENT STEAMER

Sale Price: $24 | Buy it from Brookstone
Reg. Price: $35 ($11 Savings)

This little 800-watt steamer weighs only a pound but packs enough of a punch to make quick work of clothes that get wrinkled in your suitcase. A see-through water reservoir makes it easy to keep tabs on when you need to fill up.

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SAMSONITE MIGHTLIGHT 2 BOARDING BAG

Sale Price: $80 | Buy it from Samsonite
Reg. Price: $110 ($30 Savings)

This handy 16-inch tote is the perfect size for stuffing under the seat in front of you. Made of lightweight, water-resistant nylon, it's just over 2 pounds and comes in three colors with a removable shoulder strap.

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EAGLE CREEK PACK-IT COMPRESSOR SET

Sale Price: $23.96 | Buy it from Luggage Pros
Reg. Price: $29.95 ($5.99 Savings)

If you just can't pack light, you can fake it with these nylon-reinforced compressor bags. They suck the air from bulky garments like puffy coats, sweaters, or balled-up dirty laundry, letting you fit everything in your bag and then some.

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PET LIFE FOLDING ZIPPERED SPORTY MESH PET CARRIER

Sale Price: $39 | Buy it from eBags
Reg. Price: $60 ($21 Savings)

This pet carrier is made of scratch-resistant nylon and has a Sherpa pad to keep your best friend company during travel. Other features include a sturdy shoulder carrying strap and a built-in leash securer.

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