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Burton Wheelie Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated April 2019

4.35
based on 714 reviews


We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Wheelie - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


91% of the reviewers give the Burton Wheelie a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (88%)
Good (3%)
Average (1%)
Poor (1%)
Bad (4%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Burton Wheelie:

Reviewers like these things about the Burton Wheelie

  • Most users said that it has good quality and a lot of room to put other things in when traveling.
  • Many users said that it has high-quality material.great shape and doesn’t seem too bulky.
  • They also said that it is durable and easy to travel with.
  • Many reviewers said that it is a great product, light, robust and full of room.
  • Reviewers also said that it is much easier for you to move around the airport with loading and unloading.
  • Some other reviewers said that it is a great bag with plenty of room for multiple boards and boots.
  • They mentioned that it works great and sturdy.
  • Buyers said that this bag is perfect and helped them save a lot of money on spending on just one bag instead of two.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user complained that the bag ripe from the strap on the first trip.
  • Another user complained that it is too deep in depth.

Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Burton Wheelie models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity40-86 l (2441-5248 cuin)
Weight iconWeight2-10.5 oz (0.9-4.8 kg)
Length iconLength20-29 in (51-74 cm)
Width8-17 in (20-43 cm)
Height9-15 in (23-38 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Travel
Hiking
Cycling
School
Backpacking
Sport



Popular Models


Burton Wheelie Flight Deck

46% choose the Burton Wheelie Flight Deck

46 %
Colors and combinations:

Black


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity40 l (2441 cuin)
Weight iconWeight7.7 oz (3.5 kg)
Length iconLength23 in (58 cm)
Width13.5 in (34 cm)
Height12 in (30 cm)


Burton Wheelie Double Deck

31% choose the Burton Wheelie Double Deck

31 %
Colors and combinations:

Black


Specs
Capacity iconCapacity86 l (5248 cuin)
Weight iconWeight10.5 oz (4.8 kg)
Length iconLength29 in (74 cm)
Width17 in (43 cm)
Height15 in (38 cm)


Burton Wheelie Board Case

23% choose the Burton Wheelie Board Case

23 %
Colors and combinations:

Black






Burton Wheelie flight deck vs Wheelie double deck


The two most popular Burton Wheelie models are the Wheelie flight deck and the Wheelie double deck, so let's compare them:

The Wheelie flight deck
Burton Wheelie Flight Deck

The Wheelie double deck
Burton Wheelie Double Deck

Popularity and Prices

In total, 77% of the people interested in the Burton Wheelie bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Wheelie flight deck which is choosen by 46% (1.5 times as many as the 31% that choose the Wheelie double deck).

Wheelie flight deckWheelie double deck
Most popular

Looking at the prices, the Wheelie flight deck is typically around $80 cheaper than the Wheelie double deck, but check the deals before you buy.

Wheelie flight deckWheelie double deck
Cheapest

Capacity and Packing

The Wheelie flight deck has a capacity of 40 l, while the Wheelie double deck has a capacity of 86 l.

Wheelie flight deckWheelie double deck
Biggest

For a traveller, the 46 L (2807 cuin) difference equals around 1 blouse, 2 pants, 2 tshirts, 2 boxers, 2 pair of socks, 2 shorts, 1 jacket, 1 pair of shoes, 1 towel and 2 books.

Packing the Wheelie flight deck
laptop
1
toilet_bag
1
blouse
2
pants
1
tshirt
4
boxers
4
socks
4
shorts
1
shoes
1
towel
1
book
1
Extra in the Wheelie double deck
blouse
1
pants
2
tshirt
2
boxers
2
socks
2
shorts
2
jacket
1
shoes
1
towel
1
book
2

If you are an athlete, the 46 L difference equals 2 water bottles, 1 blouse, 3 tshirts, 3 boxers, 3 pair of socks, 1 jacket, 2 pair of shoes, 2 protein bars, 2 towels and 1 book.

Packing the Wheelie flight deck
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
2
boxers
2
socks
2
shorts
2
shoes
1
protein_bar
4
towel
1
football
1
book
1
Extra in the Wheelie double deck
water_bottle
2
blouse
1
tshirt
3
boxers
3
socks
3
jacket
1
shoes
2
protein_bar
2
towel
2
book
1

Outdoor people can equal the capacity difference as 1 pants, 3 tshirts, 3 boxers, 3 pair of socks, 1 fleece, 1 two person tent and 2 packaged meals.

Packing the Wheelie flight deck
water_bottle
2
toilet_bag
1
blouse
1
tshirt
1
boxers
1
socks
1
shorts
1
jacket
1
protein_bar
2
towel
1
book
1
sleeping_bag
1
packaged_meal
2
Extra in the Wheelie double deck
pants
1
tshirt
3
boxers
3
socks
3
fleece
1
tent_2_persons
1
packaged_meal
2

Check how you can pack the Wheelie here.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Wheelie flight deck is 2.8 kg (98.8 oz) lower than the weight of the Wheelie double deck.

Wheelie flight deckWheelie double deck
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, the Wheelie flight deck is 6 in (15 cm) longer than the Wheelie double deck (23 vs. 29 in). It's 3 in (8 cm) wider (14 vs. 17 in), while the height of the Wheelie flight deck is 3 in (8 cm) less than the height of the Wheelie double deck (12 vs. 15 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Burton Wheelie features:
  • Ski carry
  • Wheeled/rolling
  • Carry-on size
  • Organizer panel
  • Compression straps
  • Laptop compartment

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Internal pockets

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


Packing Guide


See how much a traveller, an athlete and an outdoorsy person can pack in the different Burton Wheelie models (the most popular choice is the Wheelie flight deck).




Capacity/Weight Levels


The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

ModelCapacityWeightLevel
flight deck40 l7.7 oz0.19 oz/L
double deck86 l10.5 oz0.12 oz/L


Burton Wheelie
Average for 22,363+ different bags




Rankings


vs Burton Bags

The Burton Wheelie ranks #8 compared with the other Burton bags.

Top 20% Burton bag

6Burton Treble Yell
4.43
Burton Treble Yell
7Burton Fathom
4.40
Burton Fathom
8Burton Wheelie
4.35
Burton Wheelie
9Burton Beeracuda
4.35
Burton Beeracuda
10Burton Tinder
4.31
Burton Tinder

vs All Bags

The Burton Wheelie ranks #288 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 10% bag

286Camelbak Thermobak
4.35
Camelbak Thermobak
287Burton Wheelie
4.35
Burton Wheelie
288Ortlieb Back Roller
4.35
Ortlieb Back Roller
289Burton Beeracuda
4.35
Burton Beeracuda
290Manhattan Portage Dakota
4.35
Manhattan Portage Dakota



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Burton Wheelie vs 2 other, similar bags.

Many sources mention this feature
Some sources mention this feature


Burton Wheelie vs Dakine High Roller


Burton Wheelie
Burton Wheelie

4.35

Based on 714 reviews
Capacity: 40-86 l
Weight: 2-10.5 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Wheelie is rated a little bit worse than the High Roller.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 716 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black

Only the Wheelie is available in these colors:
Blue




Burton Wheelie vs Dakine Low Roller


Burton Wheelie
Burton Wheelie

4.35
BEST
Based on 714 reviews
Capacity: 40-86 l
Weight: 2-10.5 oz
Price: $$$


Dakine Low Roller
Dakine Low Roller

4.21

Based on 240 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 2.5-6.05 oz
Price: $$

  • The Wheelie is rated a little bit better than the Low Roller.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 954 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Wheelie is 74% heavier than the biggest Low Roller (10.5 oz vs 6.05 oz).

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Blue

The Burton Wheelie and the Dakine Roller are reliable bags. They have great designs that are not too bulky. Moreover, these bags are quite roomy with their various compartments.

The Burton Wheelie immediately showcases its quality to all viewers. The bag has a nice shape. This is a bag that is truly easy to travel with, since it is super light and yet robust.

The Dakine Roller is impressively durable. The bag has lots of padding to accommodate one skate board comfortably. This bag packs down well and tightly for optimal storage ease.



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Last updated on April 20, 2019