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Best Travel Shoe Bags 2018: Reviews & Comparison

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Want to pack smart? And now you are searching for the best travel shoe bags? Then you have found yourself in the right place. Because that’s what I’m gonna talk about in this article. We have reviewed different packing solutions before. And now it’s time for travel shoe bags. Yes, yes, yes a special travel shoe bag is much better than a plastic grocery bag.

It looks better. No more rustle. And, most importantly, it can be used for years since it’s way more durable.

But what does that mean to pack smart? Packing smart, first of all, means taking only the items you’ll need on your trip. And also – using packing solutions to pack your clothes and other items. Packing solutions include such things as packing cubes, compression bags, toiletry bags and, for example, electronic organizers.

Best Travel Shoe Bags

Now let’s take a look at the list of the best travel shoe bags!

To read more about every one of them scroll down! For more photos, latest price and user reviews check them out on Amazon – just click on the name or image of the travel shoe bag!

NAMEIMAGESETDIMENSIONSPRICE ON AMAZON
*** - our favorites
YAMIU***Set of 2 - 1 standard and 1 XL bag

Set of 4 - 2 standard and 2 XL bags

Set of 10 - 5 standard and 5 XL bags (only drawstring)
Standard: 9.8” x 9” x 4.7” (25 x 23 x 12 cm)

XL: 12.2” x 9” x 4.7” (31 x 23 x 12 cm)
Check the price!
MissloSet of 4 bags

Set of 2 standard and 2 XL bags
Universal set: 15” x 9.8” x 4.3” (38 x 25 x 11 cm)

Standard: 13.5” x 9.25” x 4.3” (34 x 24 x 11 cm)

XL: 16.3” x 9.25” x 4.3” (41 x 24 x 11 cm)
Check the price!
eBags***1 shoe bag13.75" x 7" x 4.5” (35 x 18 x 11 cm)Check the price!
Dot&Dot1 shoe bag13.75" x 7" x 4.5” (35 x 18 x 11 cm)Check the price!
BagailSet of 4 - 2 standard and 2 XL bags

Set of 4 XL shoe bags

Set of 4 standard shoe bags
Standard: 15.8” x 10.2” x 4.5” (40 x 26 x 11 cm)

XL: 18” x 10.6” x 4.5” (46 x 27 x 11 cm)
Check the price!
Eagle Creek Pack It Shoe Sac1 shoe bag15″ x 9” (38 x 23 cm)Check the price!
FashionBoutiqueSet of 4 M shoe bags

Set of 4 L shoe bags

Set of 4 XL shoe bags
M: 15.1” x 12.2” (38 x 31 cm)

L: 18.5” x 13.4” (47 x 34 cm)

XL: 22.5” x 17.7” (57 x 45 cm)
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ShooinSet of 4 bags16.5" x 8"

(42 x 20.3 cm)
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Best Travel Shoe Bags: Basics

What is a Travel Shoe Bag and Why to Use One?

A travel shoe bag is a durable water, sand and dirt resistant bag for storing footwear. This type of bags are used to separate dirty shoes from clean clothes in the luggage. Also the bags are great for home use. Store all your shoes in shoe bags to keep them organized in your closet. Shoe bags also will protect your footwear from dust.

The travel shoe bags have either zippered or drawstring closure. Some of them have such useful features as ventilation, grab handle and mesh screen, which will help you to identify the contents of the bag.

Types of Travel Shoe Bags

  • Shoe bag with zipper closure. Usually the closure is in the middle of the bag, so it makes it easy to pack and unpack your shoes. These type of shoe bags usually have a grab handle at the top.
  • Shoe bag with drawstring closure. These bags usually are a bit cheaper than the ones with zipper closure. These shoe bags may not have drawstring locks, so you’ll need tie it.
  • Packing cube for shoes. Travel shoe bags that look very similar to packing cubes. Most of them have mesh screen and ventilation. Mesh screen will help you identify the contents of the bag. These shoe bags are more expensive than drawstring shoe bags and zippered shoe bags.
  • Shoe storage travel case. A travel shoe bag that can hold several pairs of shoes. Some of them can be quite large – the size of a briefcase.

Alternative Uses for Shoe Bags

Often travel shoe bags are sold in sets. If you don’t need to carry several pairs of shoes when you travel you can use the rest of the travel shoe bags of the set to store or carry other items.

Travel shoe bags can be used:

  • As packing cubes for clothes;
  • As cable and gadget organizers;
  • As laundry bags;
  • To separate damp clothes from the rest of the stuff.

Dress Shoes - Best Travel Shoe Bags

Best Travel Shoe Bag Reviews

1. YAMIU Travel Shoe Bag Set Review

An inexpensive set of 4 zippered shoe bags. The YAMIU travel shoes set consists of 2 standard size bags un 2 XL bags. The standard size shoe bags will fit shoes size 5 to size 10, and the XL bags will fit shoes size 10 to size 14.

The bags are inexpensive yet durable. They are made of lightweight nylon fabric. The fabric is very water resistant but not completely waterproof. The bags will keep moisture and dirt away from other stuff in your luggage.

The bags have quality zipper with high quality smooth zipper teeth. The zipper zips up smoothly and is durable. The center zipper closure makes it easy to pack and take out your footwear.

Each travel shoe bag has a top grab handle for easy carrying.

These shoe bags can be used for traveling, gym or just for storing your shoes in your wardrobe. These bags will keep your shoes separated from your clothes thus protecting your clean clothes from dirty soles of your shoes.

Sets of 2 zippered shoe bags, sets of 4 drawstring shoe bags, and sets of 10 drawstring shoe bags are available, too.

Dimensions:

Standard: 9.8” x 9” x 4.7” (25 x 23 x 12 cm).

XL: 12.2” x 9” x 4.7” (31 x 23 x 12 cm).

2. Misslo Travel Shoe Bag Set Review

An inexpensive set of shoe bags. There are two different types of sets available:

  • a set of 4 universal bags that will fit both men’s and women’s shoes;
  • a set of 2 standard size shoe bags + 2 XL shoe bags.

The universal bags are on the bigger side. They will fit shoes up to size 13, just like the XL shoe bags from the second set.

Standard shoe bags will fit women’s shoes size 5 to size 8 1/2.

The Misslo shoe bags are made of lightweight nylon fabric which is water resistant and dirt proof. Each bag has a top grab handle.

The zippered opening is in the center of the bag, so it’s easy to pack and take out your shoes.

Dimensions:

Universal set: 15” x 9.8” x 4.3” (38 x 25 x 11 cm).

Standard: 13.5” x 9.25” x 4.3” (34 x 24 x 11 cm).

XL: 16.3” x 9.25” x 4.3” (41 x 24 x 11 cm).

3. eBags Shoe Bag Review

A travel shoe bag that looks like a regular packing cube. It’s rectangular and has an u-shaped opening that zips all way around the bag. Clearly one of the best travel shoe bags. And one of our favorites, too.

The eBags travel shoe bag is made of Techlite Diamond Nylon, and has a PVC-laminated mesh top that will keep dirt, sand and moisture contained.

The travel bag has dual vented grommets for air-flow and also a top grab handle.

There’s a 210d nylon slip-sheet that separates shoes to protect each shoe and prevent scratches, especially on patent leather.

The eBags shoe bag is large enough to accommodate men’s shoes US 13.

The eBags shoe bag is available in several colors.

Dimensions: 13.75″ x 7″ x 4.5” (35 x 18 x 11 cm).

4. Dot&Dot Travel Shoe Bag Review

The Dot&Dot travel shoe bag resembles a packing cube. It has several features that a regular packing cube doesn’t have.

The Dot&Dot travel shoe bag has a side ventilation which will give your shoes their much needed air flow.

Also there’s a flap for dividing the shoes from each other. It’s very useful when packing shiny dress shoes. The flap will prevent them from scratching each other

There’s a mesh screen on top of the travel shoe bag. It will help you to identify the contents of the shoe bag. To prevent dirt, sand and moisture coming out of the shoe bag the manufacturer has put a durable, clear plastic sheet underneath the mesh.

The Dot&Dot shoe bags are lightweight and made of water resistant nylon material which will keep sand, dirt and moisture away from the rest of your stuff. The shoe bag has an easy wipe-clean lining and a top grab handle.

The Dot&Dot shoe bag is available in several colors.

Dimensions: 13.75″ x 7″ x 4.5” (35 x 18 x 11 cm).

5. Bagail Travel Shoe Bag Set Review

The Bagail travel shoe bags are inexpensive yet durable. They are made of water resistant nylon fabric that will keep dirt, sand and moisture contained.

The Bagail shoe bags have durable YKK zippers with ring zipper pulls. There’s a sturdy grab handle on the top of each shoe bag.

The zippered opening is in the center of the bag, so it’s easy to pack and take out your shoes.

The shoe bags are sold in sets of 4: 2 standard size bags + 2 XL bags, 4 XL size bags and 4 standard size bags.

Standard shoe bags will accommodate size 5 to size 12 shoes, but XL bags will fit men’s size 14 shoes.

Dimensions:

Standard: 15.8” x 10.2” x 4.5” (40 x 26 x 11 cm).

XL: 18” x 10.6” x 4.5” (46 x 27 x 11 cm).

6. Eagle Creek Pack It Shoe Sac Review

The Eagle Creek Pack-It Shoe sack is made of LinkSeal Mesh material. It is a pliable semi transparent rubberized material with a mesh pattern. As this material is water resistant and dirt-proof, the shoe sack will protect your clean clothes from dirty soles of your shoes.

The shoe sack has a center zipper closure, so you will be able to pack and unpack your footwear with ease!

As the material is slightly see-through, you will be able to identify the contents of the shoe bag without opening it. It’s a useful feature, if you have more than one Eagle Creek shoe bag.

The shoe bag can accommodate one pair of size 12 men’s sneakers. Also it can hold at least a couple of flat women’s summer sandals.

Dimensions: 15″ x 9” (38 x 23 cm).

7. FashionBoutique Travel Shoe Bag Set Review

An inexpensive set of 4 travel shoe bags with a drawstring closure. These travel shoe bags are quite simple but still great both for home use and travel.

The FashionBoutique travel shoe bags are made of high quality, water repellent 210-denier nylon.

Not only these bags can be used to carry shoes but also as laundry bags. Also they can be used to carry damp gym clothes.

Unfortunately the travel shoe bags don’t have cord locks, so the top of the bag may stay open unless you tie the drawstring.

The bag sets are available in three sizes (M, L, XL), and several colors.

Dimensions:

M: 15.1” x 12.2” (38 x 31 cm).

L: 18.5” x 13.4” (47 x 34 cm).

XL: 22.5” x 17.7” (57 x 45 cm).

8. Shooin Travel Shoe Bag Set Review

A set of 4 shoe bags.

The Shooin travel shoe bags are made of flexible yet durable material that will keep dirt and moisture contained.

The Shooin travel shoe bags are made of a silky fabric which allows you to slide shoes into the bags easily. This material also is flexible, and it stretches perfectly to fit over the shoes.

The shoe bags have locking drawstring which will keep bags closed.

These shoe bags can hold a pair of size 12 shoes. If you wear larger shoes you can put each shoe in its own bag. The Shooin travel shoe bags are lightweight and don’t take up much space, so carrying shoes like that (each shoe in its own shoe bag) won’t affect your luggage space.

The Shooin shoe bags are machine washable.

Dimensions: 16.5″ x 8″ / 42 x 20.3 cm (shoe bags are stretchy).

Una Baufala

Author: Una Baufala

Una is a traveler and travel blogger from Latvia. Apart from traveling and exploring new places she loves to read books. And she adores cats. Together with Kaspars they have been traveling – volunteering – working abroad since October 2013. WeAreFromLatvia.com is where she shares her travel experiences.

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