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Travelon Active Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 567 reviews

We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 21 reasons to buy the Active - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

86% of the reviewers give the Travelon Active a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (71%)
Good (15%)
Average (4%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (4%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Travelon Active:

Reviewers like these things about the Travelon Active

  • A lot of users agree that the bag is very sturdy, comfortable, and secure with multiple pockets that would deter any pickpocket, particularly the back pocket that rests against the body.
  • Others thought the water bottle holder came in very handy.
  • Some reviewers thought the strap was very nicely made and held up great.
  • Others love the the locking zippers feature.
  • Many reviewers find the material smooth and water resistant.
  • Others praise it for its sturdy construction and roomy interior.
  • A number of users like how their passport, drivers license, phone, etc, fit neatly in their own compartments.
  • Others love how the secure zipper locks when needed, yet can be easily access to for the traveler.
  • Some reviewers thought it's got plenty of room for a small camera, IPad, extra glasses and light jacket.
  • Others are amazed with how the strap adjusts to fit various body types.
  • This bag is attractive at a good price with great functionality as stated by a number of users.
  • Some users said that RFID blocker, latching zippers and no-cut shoulder strap gave them a peace of mind in the crowded streets.
  • The crossbody feature is wonderful because it lays close to the body and everything is right at their fingertips.
  • The keyfob and light, the locking zippers, the pockets for credit cards that offer protection are great features according to some owners.
  • Some users thought it's the perfect size for traveling and love the water bottle pocket that folds away when not in use.
  • Others like how it wipes clean and the shoulder strap is soft and does not catch on their cloth.
  • A lot of users thouht it's an excellent bag and very user-friendly.
  • Others like how the locking compartments protect against pickpockets commonly found in restaurants, shopping areas and crowded venues.
  • Others like how its stainless steel cables strap that run the full length of the strap,protect against slash-n-grab thieves.
  • Some reviewers are surprised how the sternum strap efectively provides balance and stability to the bag.
  • A number of users adore how the add-a-bag strap allows the bag to go over the handle of wheeled luggage for hands-free travel.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • The bag looks nice and seems very durable unfortunately, the buckle on the strap is very large and it digs into the shoulder of some users.
  • Others complained that it's too narrow and zippers were difficult to open.


Crowdsourced specs across all Travelon Active models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.7-1 oz (0.3-0.5 kg)
Length iconLength9-12 in (23-30 cm)
Width2-4 in (5-10 cm)
Height10-12 in (25-30 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Travelon Active features:
  • Sternum strap

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


vs Travelon Bags

The Travelon Active ranks #3 compared with the other Travelon bags.

1Travelon Anti-Theft Signature
Travelon Anti-Theft Signature
2Travelon Anti-Theft Classic
Travelon Anti-Theft Classic
3Travelon Active
Travelon Active
4Travelon Tailored
Travelon Tailored
5Travelon Flat Out
Travelon Flat Out

vs All Bags

The Travelon Active ranks #936 compared with all the bags we have checked.

934Seibertron Falcon
Seibertron Falcon
935Travelon Active
Travelon Active
936Knomo Mayfair
Knomo Mayfair
937Filson Original
Filson Original
938Slumberjack Bounty
Slumberjack Bounty

Bag ID 34594. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 03, 2019