When storage and strength matter, you need a tactical duffel bag that can handle any test. We’ve made it our mission to bring you the best military duffels on the market – whether it’s a 50I, 70I or 90I duffel bag, we’ve found five that make the grade for our list of best tactical duffel bags.
Army Duffel Bag by 5.11
“SOMS” stands for “some of my stuff,” and we think “some” is a bit of an undersell for 5.11’s SOMS 3.0 Tactical Rolling Duffel Bag. This duffel is made to travel, and it has got the space to pack heavy. With easy-to-customize storage dividers, a heavy-duty wheel system and compression molded side panels, this bag provides a travel-friendly experience for the frequent flyer.
Military Duffel Bag by Five Star Gear
Proven to perform in the field, the 5ive Star Gear GI Spec Duffel Bag is designed to meet GI specifications. Built to withstand extreme demands, the bag is constructed of 1200D ballistic weave materials and reinforced with metal hardware components. It also features side-positioned grab handles to make moving with the bag much easier.
Medium Duffel Bag by Condor
The Condor Centurion Duffel Bag is the perfect bag to go from the field to any weekend getaway. The bag is 10x20x9 inches with a U-shaped opening and built-in shoe compartment. It also features a PVC reinforced bottom as well as backpack straps. This is a bag that’s meant to be mobile.
Deployment Bag by Sandpiper of California
At a mere 14lbs, the Rolling Load Out XL Deployment Bag is everything you would want in a heavy-duty deployment bag. It has a carrying capacity of 10,300 cubic inches, MOLLE panels and an expandable main compartment. No matter where you’re going, this tactical bag is meant to carry all your equipment and essential belongings. If you pack it to capacity, it comes with three wheels and multiple handles to make moving much easier. And the bag also comes with a lifetime warranty, just in case.
Tactical Duffel Bag by 5.11
The perfect companion for those on-the-go, the 5.11 Tactical Patrol Ready Bag is a versatile tactical bag for the times when you don’t need a ton of room. Beyond its customizable features, this bag is made from weather-resistant 600D polyester, making it strong enough to take a beating. As an added bonus, it has special storage for water bottles, business cards and flashlights.
While you’re reading up on duffel bags, why not check out our article on the Best MOLLE Gear for Use on Duty.