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Osprey Sojourn Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

4.20
based on 253 reviews


We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Sojourn - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


92% of the reviewers give the Osprey Sojourn a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (82%)
Good (10%)
Average (3%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (3%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Osprey Sojourn:

Reviewers like these things about the Osprey Sojourn

  • Many reviewers commend the Osprey Sojourn wheeled luggage for the optimal functionality it delivers.
  • Reviewers mention that it has a durable fabric.
  • They noticed that the luggage has a lightweight design.
  • Testers lauded high-rolling clearance HighRoad Chassis which offers a smooth ride over any surface.
  • Reviewers mentioned that its hip belt and back panel provides utmost comfort when the luggage is carried.
  • Testers felt that its harness is capable of being deployed for the long haul.
  • They also mentioned that its back panel suspension components could be removed to increase the packing capacity.
  • Several of those who have tried the bag found its main compartment spacious enough to hold several things including extra clothes and essential gears.
  • Other users thought that its compression straps secure the contents well.
  • They also believed that the compression straps stabilize the load well.
  • Reviewers praised its dual tube extended handle which controls large loads when the luggage is exposed on rough surfaces.
  • Other testers recommend using the backpack for commute and travel.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer pointed out that it does not have external pockets, hence limiting its storage options.
  • Another reviewer noted that it does not have space or sleeve dedicated to laptops.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Osprey Sojourn models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight6.4-9 oz (2.9-4.1 kg)
Length iconLength22-28 in (56-71 cm)
Width9-14 in (23-36 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Travel
Backpacking
Hiking
Cycling
School
Sport



Popular Models


Osprey Sojourn 45

36% choose the Osprey Sojourn 45

36 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Green
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight6.4 oz (2.9 kg)
Length iconLength22 in (56 cm)
Width9 in (23 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)


Osprey Sojourn 80

36% choose the Osprey Sojourn 80

36 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Green
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight9 oz (4.1 kg)
Length iconLength28 in (71 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)


Osprey Sojourn 60

27% choose the Osprey Sojourn 60

27 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Green
Red


Specs
Weight iconWeight8.5 oz (3.9 kg)
Length iconLength25 in (64 cm)
Width14 in (36 cm)
Height14 in (36 cm)




Osprey Sojourn 45 vs Sojourn 80


The two most popular Osprey Sojourn models are the Sojourn 45 and the Sojourn 80, so let's compare them:

Popularity and Prices

The same amount of people are interested in both models. 36% of the people interested in the Osprey Sojourn choose the Sojourn 45 and 36 choose the Sojourn 80.

Weight and dimensions

The weight of the Sojourn 45 is 2.6 kg (91.7 oz) lower than the weight of the Sojourn 80.

Sojourn 45Sojourn 80
Lightest

If we look at dimensions, the Sojourn 45 is 6 in (15 cm) longer than the Sojourn 80 (22 vs. 28 in). It's 5 in (13 cm) wider (9 vs. 14 in), while the height is the same (both 14 in).

Features and Colors

Both models are available in black, green and red.




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Osprey Sojourn features:
  • Compression straps
  • Hip belt
  • Sternum strap
  • Wheeled/rolling
  • Zippered top

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Harness system
  • Adjustable torso
  • Organizer panel
  • Removable daypack

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


Rankings


vs Osprey Bags

The Osprey Sojourn ranks #52 compared with the other Osprey bags.

50Osprey Jet
4.21
Osprey Jet
51Osprey Syncro
4.21
Osprey Syncro
52Osprey Sojourn
4.20
Osprey Sojourn
53Osprey Axis
4.20
Osprey Axis
54Osprey Straightjacket
4.18
Osprey Straightjacket

vs All Bags

The Osprey Sojourn ranks #668 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 30% bag

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4.20
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667Osprey Sojourn
4.20
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668Burton Big Buddy
4.20
Burton Big Buddy
669EVOC FR
4.20
EVOC FR
670Camelbak Caper
4.20
Camelbak Caper



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Osprey Sojourn vs 5 other, similar bags.

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Osprey Sojourn vs Deuter Helion


Osprey Sojourn
Osprey Sojourn

4.20
BEST
Based on 253 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 6.4-9 oz
Price: $$$


Deuter Helion
Deuter Helion

3.84

Based on 18 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 7.5-8.2 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Sojourn is rated slightly better than the Helion.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 271 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Sojourn is 10% heavier than the biggest Helion (9 oz vs 8.2 oz).

FeatureSojournHelion
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Harness system
Hip belt
Organizer panel
Removable daypack
Sternum strap
Wheeled/rolling
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black

Only the Sojourn is available in these colors:
Green
Red

These traveling backpacks are great for people who want to go on trips but need to pack more than usual. For those who want to pack lots of small but essential things, the Osprey Sojourn will likely serve as the better choice.

The Deuter Helion is lightweight and easy to carry with you on trips, but don't expect to pack as much as you might with the Osprey Sojourn. It's intended for the traveler who intends to pack lightly and prefers to enjoy the experience of the trip instead of buying souvenirs.


Osprey Sojourn vs Osprey Farpoint


Osprey Sojourn
Osprey Sojourn

4.20

Based on 253 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 6.4-9 oz
Price: $$$


Osprey Farpoint
Osprey Farpoint

4.56
BEST
Based on 2,251 reviews

Capacity: 38-76 l
Weight: 3-4 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Sojourn is rated slightly worse than the Farpoint.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 2,504 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Sojourn is 125% heavier than the biggest Farpoint (9 oz vs 4 oz).

FeatureSojournFarpoint
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Harness system
Hip belt
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Removable daypack
Side pockets
Sternum strap
Wheeled/rolling
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Red

Only the Sojourn is available in these colors:
Green

Only the Farpoint is available in these colors:
Grey
Blue




Osprey Sojourn vs Osprey Meridian


Osprey Sojourn
Osprey Sojourn

4.20

Based on 253 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 6.4-9 oz
Price: $$$


Osprey Meridian
Osprey Meridian

4.34
BEST
Based on 127 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 8.4-9.3 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Sojourn is rated a little bit worse than the Meridian.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 380 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Sojourn is 3% lighter than the biggest Meridian (9 oz vs 9.3 oz).

FeatureSojournMeridian
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Harness system
Hip belt
Laptop compartment
Organizer panel
Removable daypack
Sternum strap
Wheeled/rolling
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Green

Only the Sojourn is available in these colors:
Black
Red

Only the Meridian is available in these colors:
Grey
Blue




Osprey Sojourn vs Osprey Ozone


Osprey Sojourn
Osprey Sojourn

4.20

Based on 253 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 6.4-9 oz
Price: $$$


Osprey Ozone
Osprey Ozone

4.22
BEST
Based on 708 reviews

Capacity: 36-70 l
Weight: 1.2-6.85 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Sojourn is rated about the same as the Ozone.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 961 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Sojourn is 31% heavier than the biggest Ozone (9 oz vs 6.85 oz).

FeatureSojournOzone
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Harness system
Hip belt
Load-lifter straps
Organizer panel
Removable daypack
Sternum strap
Stretch mesh
Ultralight
Wheeled/rolling
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black
Red

Only the Sojourn is available in these colors:
Green

Only the Ozone is available in these colors:
Blue




Osprey Sojourn vs Osprey Shuttle


Osprey Sojourn
Osprey Sojourn

4.20

Based on 253 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 6.4-9 oz
Price: $$$


Osprey Shuttle
Osprey Shuttle

4.35
BEST
Based on 81 reviews

Capacity:
Weight: 8.2-9.1 oz
Price: $$$

  • The Sojourn is rated a little bit worse than the Shuttle.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 334 reviews of the two bags.
  • The weight of the biggest Sojourn is 1% lighter than the biggest Shuttle (9 oz vs 9.1 oz).

FeatureSojournShuttle
Adjustable torso
Carry-on size
Compression straps
Harness system
Hip belt
Organizer panel
Removable daypack
Sternum strap
Wheeled/rolling
Zippered top

Both bags are available in these colors:
Red

Only the Sojourn is available in these colors:
Black
Green

Only the Shuttle is available in these colors:
Grey





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Last updated on May 12, 2019