Tumi Alpha International

Welcome to our page dedicated to a review or overview of the Tumi Luggage International carry-on. This Tumi carry-on bag will serve travelers well for both long and short trips. The three things a traveller looks for in a piece of luggage are quality, capacity and ease of use. This carry-on will meet all of those aforementioned needs. The Alpha International meets almost every carrier’s carry-on limits, and will provide you with an incredible amount of storage space allowing you to bring many important things on your trip.

Nothing enhances the enjoyment and satisfaction of hassle-free travel than having luggage that does the job it was designed to do. This Tumi carry-on is a well-designed, serviceable bag made from quality materials by one of the best manufacturers in the business today.

Quick Feature List

Tumi Alpha International review

The Tumi Alpha International is truly a one of a kind carry-on. Below we have listed the main features it includes. If this interests you, you can read a more detailed overview in the next section.

  • Made from ballistic nylon with nylon interior
  • U-zip pocket
  • Add a bag hook
  • Telescoping handle
  • Removable garment sleeve
  • Quick access external pockets
  • Color black with color monogramming available
  • Five year warranty – Thirty-day return policy

Size: 21.75 inch x 13.75 inch x 9.5 inch expands to 11 inch

Tumi Alpha International Detailed Features

This section of our review aims to provide more detail on some of the main features you’ll find in the interior, and exterior of the Tumi Alpha International.

On the exterior, this carry-on is made from Tumi’s signature ballistic nylon for dependable durability. It has a number of other features that add to its convenience and serviceability. There is an external pocket for tickets, papers and things you might need to access quickly during flight. One feature that many people like is that Tumi allows you to personalize your bag with 12 different colors. The nylon exterior is easily cleanable and water resistant in case you encounter rain or snow in your travel.

On the inside, the Alpha International features several internal pockets to store valuables, accessories and toiletries. It also has a removable garment sleeve to ensure your important clothes remain wrinkle free during your trip. The garment sleeve can be removed quite easily and hung from a closet when you arrive at your destination. For those who like pack heavy, or have the ability to bring stuff home, the carry-on expands 1.5” for additional storage.

Tumi is so convinced that you’ll love this bag that they also offer one of the best warranties in the business. This bag comes with a comprehensive one-year warranty that includes damage from wear and tear, whether caused by you or the airline. You can also purchase an additional four years to be covered for defects in materials or workmanship. Tumi also has a no-questions-asked first 30 days return policy for a full refund, including shipping.


We hope you have enjoyed our review of the Tumi Luggage Alpha International zippered expandable carry-on. This piece of luggage screams quality and sophistication and is a well-designed and thought out product which will give you many years of dependable service. Whether you are an occasional traveller or a road warrior, you want a bag that will give you maximum use with minimum hassle.

With double handles for easy loading, a telescoping handle that allows for several positions, double wheels, and a detachable garment sleeve you’ll quickly find why many have found this to be the “Rolls-Royce” of carry-on luggage. Although this carry-on is more expensive than most at around $575, you should be able to justify the extra cost in convenience, time saving, and the longer life it provides. You might find something cheaper on the front end but when you consider the length of use and the amount of enjoyment you will get out of this bag, it is one of the most economical purchases you will ever make.