The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact
The Travel Backpack Compact

The Travel Backpack Compact

Regular price €249.00
Incl German VAT for EU orders + shipping cost
Domestic delivery in 3-5 work days

A 3-in-1 backpack, made from recycled PET bottles. Convertible from Travel Backpack into smaller Day Pack + Cube for Camera, Food/Drinks, or Toiletries.

Includes:

  • The Day Pack Compact with simple & padded shoulder straps and detachable removable back panel
  • The WAYKS Cube Compact including shoulder strap & hip belt

Not included but available for separate purchase: Cube Inlay Compact, Mat Strap, and Packing Cubes

Details:

  • Rigid, detachable bottom compartment with hip belt
  • Suitcase-like packing
  • Fits into overhead lockers
  • Adaptable to your size and height
  • Weatherproof fabric made from recycled PET bottles
  • Volume: Up to 28 L 

The WAYKS ONE Compact has the same features as the WAYKS ONE Original, but is smaller in size. For more detail shots of pockets, zippers, and fabric, refer to the WAYKS ONE Original imagery.

    Modularity at its core

    The WAYKS ONE Compact is composed of 13 different parts.

    You can detach or attach them depending on what you need for you need in that moment. (Photo shows larger "Original" version)

    WAYKS ONE Backpack modular parts

    A large zipper extends along the bottom of the Day Pack to attach the Cube. By zipping off the Cube and attaching the Bottom Cover you can convert the Travel Backpack into a smaller Day Pack. (GIFs show wider "Original" version)

     

    WAYKS ONE Backpack Cube Attachment

    If you want your Day Pack to get even lighter and sleeker, remove the back panel and attach the simple and soft seat belt webbing straps.

    WAYKS-ONE Backpack Back Panel Detachment

    After removing the hip belt and attaching the shoulder strap, you can use the Cube as a shoulder bag. To enjoy more stability during active sports like cycling or skiing, attach the waist belt to the Day Pack. 

    WAYKS ONE Backpack Hip Belt Detachment

    Packs like a Suitcase

    The clamshell opening of the WAYKS ONE Compact allows suitcase-like packing. A robust zipper runs along the rear side of the backpack enabling easy, all-round access to your gear.

      Materials

      The backpack is mostly made from recycled plastic bottles and is PFC-free. 

      While it does not lack the performance characteristics needed for a functional backpack, the fabric has a unique, natural feel and linen-like texture.

      WAYKS ONE Travel Backpack Compact Plastic Bottle Recycling

      Main Fabric

      • 100% Polyester (91% recycled) with natural "canvas" feel
      • 600 x 600 Denier
      • PFC-free coating and PU coating for waterproofing and repellency

      Lining

      • Day Pack: 100% Polyester (100% recycled), 150 x 150 Denier
      • Cube: 100% Nylon
      • PFC-free coating and PU coating for waterproofing and repellency

      Water Repellency

      A PU coating and a PFC-free water repellency finish on the backpack's outside fabric help to guard your items from the weather.

      Zippers

      • Outside: Strong YKK Natulon® (partly recycled) luggage coil zippers, weatherproof PU coating on back pockets for phone, wallet, passport, etc
      • Inside: YKK Natulon® (partly recycled) coil zippers
      • Cube attachment: Strong YKK VISLON® zipper

      Buckles

      Sturdy plastic buckles (from recycled material on the black version) and a smoothly shaped aluminium hook for the roll top closing.

      The Day Pack Compact

      A lighter and smaller version for your daily activities.

      • Well-protected, quick access laptop compartment
      • Internal organiser
      • Removable paddings to transform into even lighter, sleek version
      • Two protected quick access pockets
      • Two bottle / umbrella pockets

      Internal organiser

      The internal organiser stows aways documents in a separated sleeve and smaller items in 4 zipped pockets.

      The padded and suspended laptop compartment fits a 16'' Macbook Pro. A side zipper allows for quick access to smaller laptops when on the move.

      The Cube Compact

      • Keep wet, dirty, or fragile stuff separated from main compartment
      • Chill drinks thanks to insulating material
      • Organise toiletries
      • Keep your camera gear well protected

      Measurements

      Weight depending on configuration: 
      - Travel Pack: 2.2 kg (4.9 lbs) 
      - Day Pack: 1.4 kg (3.1 lbs) 
      - Light Day Pack: 0.9 kg (2 lbs) 
      - Cube: 0.8 kg (1.8 lbs) 


      Backpack dimensions (filled): 
      - Width: 29cm (11.4”) 
      - Depth: 21cm (8.3”), including removable padding 
      - Height / Volume depending on configuration: 
      - Day Pack with rolled top: 48cm (18.9”) / 17L 
      - Day Pack with top filled: 63cm (24.8”) / 24L 
      - Travel Pack with rolled top: 60cm (23.6”) / 20L 
      - Travel Pack with top filled: 74cm (29.1”) / 28L 


      Cube dimensions: 
      - Width: Outside 26cm (10.2”), Inside 25cm (9.8”) 
      - Depth: Outside 19cm (7.5”) including padding, Inside 16cm (6.3”) 
      - Height: Outside 18cm (7.1”), Inside 17cm (6.7”) 
      - Volume: 5L 

      Laptop compartment dimensions (suspended and padded): 
      - Height: 39cm (15.3”), Width: 26cm (10.2”)   

       

      Size Comparison with the Travel Backpack Original:

       The "Original" is on the left, the "Compact" on the right. Leonie is 176 cm in height.

      WAYKS Travel Backpack size comparison Original and Compact front top folded

      WAYKS Travel Backpack size comparison Original and Compact front top filled

      WAYKS Travel Backpack size comparison Original and Compact side top filled