Heading out on an important business trip? Don’t allow your luggage to let you down. Whether you’re embarking on a business weekend away or simply travelling across the city for a creative meeting, a high performing, professional bag that incorporates style, organisation, functionality and comfort is paramount.

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But how do you choose the right design for you? We’ve taken five popular business trips and matched the perfect business luggage to accompany them. From wrinkle-free suitors to fashionable laptop bags, there’s sure to be a design suitable for your lifestyle. Read on to discover more.

The Briggs and Riley Baseline Garment Bag

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Expertly designed with a minimal aesthetic and elegant olive hue, the Briggs and Riley Baseline Garment Bag is excellent for a weekend away. If the thought of turning up to a business meeting after a long flight in a wrinkled suit brings you out in a sweat, then don’t fret – the Baseline Garment Bag will put your mind to rest.

Thanks to a thoughtfully laid out interior, which is decked out with foam centred garment panels and two sets of Wally clamps, clothing is guaranteed to stay wrinkle-free and arrive in the utmost pristine condition. Accommodating up to six suits, this spacious garment bag is a lifesaver for business weekends away.

The Knomo Mayfair Laptop Briefcase

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Essential for business women on the go, this sophisticated laptop briefcase allows you to zip around the city in effortless style. Inspired by the upmarket neighbourhood in London, the Knomo Mayfair proves business luggage can be chic. Sporting a slimline silhouette, classic grey hue and full grain leather accents, the case beautifully balances form with function.

Refreshingly lightweight, the Mayfair is a breeze to handle and is additionally blessed with handy pockets for a 15” laptop and other business essentials. Graceful and professional, the Mayfair means you no longer have to choose between style and practicality.

Bombata’s Laptop Bags

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Skillfully fusing playfulness with professionalism, Bombata laptop bags are a savvy choice for fashionable city workers. Available in an array of colourful shades and trend-focused materials, the designs are wonderful for injecting a dose of fun into your business gear.

With just enough space to efficiently house your business basics, such as a 13” laptop, tablet, stationery and documents, these funky laptop bags ensure you stand out from the crowd when moving from one office to another.

The Briggs and Riley @Work Two-Wheel Briefcase

Compact, light and bursting with functionality, the @Work Briefcase from Briggs and Riley houses everything you need for a swift business trip. Boasting space for a 17” laptop and 10” tablet, as well as a multitude of pockets for all your business essentials, this smart business trolley is fantastic for a quick day flight. Two roller wheels and an aircraft-grade telescopic handle ensure a smooth transit between international cities for last minute business meetings.

Recently reviewed in our Cabin Luggage Study, this classic piece of business luggage took home first place, fitting in the cabin holds of all 56 airlines analysed. It couldn't be any more practical!

The Jekyll and Hyde Cross-Body Satchel

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With its distressed, tobacco-hued leather and cool, retro aesthetic, this cross-body satchel, by Jekyll and Hyde, is perfect for channelling a laid back, yet professional, vibe. Designed with the casual businessman in mind, the satchel’s compact structure and cross-body strap allows you to stylishly saunter from one business meeting to the next, without breaking a sweat.

Brilliant for those who like to travel light, the satchel offers just enough room for your basics, such as a tablet, notepad and stationery.