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Altura Dryline Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 113 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 15 reasons to buy the Dryline - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Altura Dryline:

Reviewers like these things about the Altura Dryline

  • From touring to commuting and even for carrying the essentials during bike rides, it just seems to work for everything, commented by a user.
  • Some users find it easy to clip on and off the bike and it comes with a shoulder strap, making it easy to carry around when they're off the bike.
  • Other riders are pleased to see that even with the bag is loaded to the brim it always stays in place.
  • A number of users thought it is a great size for a packed lunch and a few bits for work or a picnic for a family bike ride.
  • Other users like the wide opening of the bag as it lets them access the bag while they're riding.
  • Some riders love the small loop on front of the bag which enables them to fit a safety light.
  • Many users find the fitting easy and straight-forward.
  • A lot of users find it extremely sturdy and easy to detach.
  • Many reviewers find it very handy for keeping valuables close when popping into shops.
  • Many riders find it firm and strong, no movement during rides even on rough ground.
  • A lot of users find the map case easy to read through and does not steam up in the rain, a very good watertight closure.
  • Many riders are amazed with how it has withstood a few torrential downpours and some extended riding.
  • The Klikfix system is easy to fit and provides a very solid base for the bag once it is attached as stated by a lot of users.
  • A lot of cyclists find it a great addition to their cycling gear.
  • According to a number of users, the rigid internal frame is very good at preventing the bag collapsing around heavier items.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A number of users thought it would be nice if the adapters for oversized handlebars were included, instead of having to purchase them separately.
  • Others noticed that the velcro that does not effectively secure the lid.


Crowdsourced specs across all Altura Dryline models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.05-2.1 oz (0.5-1 kg)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Altura Dryline features:
  • Waterproof

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


vs Altura Bags

The Altura Dryline ranks #3 compared with the other Altura bags.

1Altura Sling
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2Altura Wanderer
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3Altura Dryline
Altura Dryline
4Altura Orkney
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5Altura Vortex
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vs All Bags

The Altura Dryline ranks #1476 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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1475Altura Dryline
Altura Dryline
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Hadaki Cosmopolitan
1477Plano Guide
Plano Guide
1478Columbia Neosho
Columbia Neosho

Selected Reviews

Bike Radar

Although heavy, the shape of these panniers really suits commuting.

Posted 2 July 2007 by Cass Gilbert - Read full review

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Last updated on July 04, 2019