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Marmot Urban Hauler Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 52 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Urban Hauler - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

75% of the reviewers give the Marmot Urban Hauler a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (75%)
Good (0%)
Average (12%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (12%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Marmot Urban Hauler:

Reviewers like these things about the Marmot Urban Hauler

  • According to users, the Marmot Urban Hauler backpack is comfortable to use.
  • Other users pointed out that the padded shoulder strap can be converted into a carry handle.
  • Testers found out that it is likewise equipped with pockets which can be accessed easily.
  • Other testers discovered that the pack has a designated external pocket for water bottles.
  • Reviewers noted that it is versatile and functional.
  • Reviewers recommend the backpack secures gear well due to its storm collar features.
  • Other reviewers also found that the bag has good organization capacities.
  • They noticed that its fabric material is durable.
  • Users discovered that its main compartment is durable due to its polyester material.
  • They also noted of its attachment point designed explicitly for keys.
  • Testers found that the pack is handy and packable.
  • Reviewers pointed out that the bag could be used for hiking.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the pack does not support the weight of water bottles well.
  • A tester said that the fabric of the bag might be fragile.


Crowdsourced specs across all Marmot Urban Hauler models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity26 l (1587 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.4-0.6 oz (0.2-0.3 kg)

Popular Models

Marmot Urban Hauler Small

69% choose the Marmot Urban Hauler Small

69 %
Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight0.6 oz (0.3 kg)

Marmot Urban Hauler Medium

31% choose the Marmot Urban Hauler Medium

31 %

Capacity iconCapacity26 l (1587 cuin)
Weight iconWeight0.4 oz (0.2 kg)

Marmot Urban Hauler small vs Urban Hauler Medium

The two most popular Marmot Urban Hauler models are the Urban Hauler small and the Urban Hauler Medium, so let's compare them:

The Urban Hauler small
Marmot Urban Hauler Small

The Urban Hauler Medium
Marmot Urban Hauler Medium

Popularity and Prices

In total, 100% of the people interested in the Marmot Urban Hauler bags choose one of these two models. The most popular choice is the Urban Hauler small which is choosen by 69% (2.2 times as many as the 31% that choose the Urban Hauler Medium).

Urban Hauler smallUrban Hauler Medium
Most popular

The price of the two bags is more or less the same, but check the deals before you buy.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Urban Hauler small is 0.2 kg (7.1 oz) higher than the weight of the Urban Hauler Medium.

Urban Hauler smallUrban Hauler Medium

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Marmot Urban Hauler features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Water bottle 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 Marmot Urban Hauler models (the most popular choice is the Urban Hauler small).

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.

Medium26 l0.4 oz0.02 oz/L


vs Marmot Bags

The Marmot Urban Hauler ranks #3 compared with the other Marmot bags.

1Marmot Eldorado
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2Marmot Long Hauler
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3Marmot Urban Hauler
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5Marmot Graviton
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The Marmot Urban Hauler ranks #482 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019