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Thule Roundtrip Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 145 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Roundtrip - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

81% of the reviewers give the Thule Roundtrip a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (65%)
Good (16%)
Average (6%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (11%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Thule Roundtrip:

Reviewers like these things about the Thule Roundtrip

  • Reviewers said that the wheels are solid.
  • Reviewers also said that it is definitely a good case for protecting the bike.
  • One great feature praised by many users is that when traveling one can break it down and slide it in a closet or under a bed.
  • Most users said that there are plenty of grab handles on the bag so no matter what you are doing you can get a secure hold on your bag.
  • Users appreciated that it is very narrow hen moving around an airport.
  • Several other users said that there is plenty of room for bicycle accessories.
  • They also said that the padded sides and wheels pockets are perfect for keeping everything in its place.
  • Some reviewers said that it has lots of straps inside to secure a bike.
  • Reviewers also said that it has a place to securely bolt front fork too.
  • Another great feature praised by most users is that the bottom of the case has metal rails to prevent the case from sagging when you are wheeling it.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained that there are two inserts that you have to put on the front and back of the bag to help reinforce it, these are almost impossible to get in and out.
  • Some other user complained that relatively narrow wheelbase which sometimes allows the bag to tip over when you are wheeling it through the airport.
  • One user said that it would be better if it had wheels at both ends and they could be multi direction.


Crowdsourced specs across all Thule Roundtrip models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.8-2.9 oz (1.3-1.3 kg)
Length iconLength14-28 in (36-71 cm)
Width14-17 in (36-43 cm)
Height14-23 in (36-58 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Thule Roundtrip features:
  • Compression straps
  • Waterproof

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Internal pockets

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


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The Thule Roundtrip ranks #17 compared with the other Thule bags.

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The Thule Roundtrip ranks #2033 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Selected Reviews

Bike Radar

Despite these three negatives, we still have plenty of praise for Thule’s RoundTrip Traveler and it’s likely many will be looking to compare this to the Evoc. Frankly, they're extremely similar and it’s tough to go wrong with either.

Posted 2 August 2015 by David Rome - Read full review

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Last updated on July 03, 2019