For the modern parent on the go, a diaper bag backpack is an upgrade from the traditional diaper bag. Stylish and trendy yet functional and practical, it’s the perfect companion to take with you whether you’re traveling, having a day out, or simply running errands with your little ones.
If you’re searching for the best backpack diaper bag that fits your parenting needs, here are some of our favorites!
Freshly Picked Diaper Bag Backpack
If you’re in the market for a fashionable diaper bag backpack that doesn’t even look like a diaper bag, you’ll love the Freshly Picked diaper bag backpack.
This one is a personal favorite as it’s the diaper bag backpack I chose after having my second baby.
The vegan leather is supple; it’s incredibly easy to wipe clean any spills, and the inside has plenty of organizational pockets.
There’s plenty of space for bottles, an interior zipper pocket, a latch for your keys, and an insulated front pocket to keep your bottles warm. It’s also full of chic details like gorgeous gold hardware, a cute tassel, and a pebbled vegan leather exterior.
This is a convertible backpack, so you can carry it in several different ways! Yes, this diaper back backpack isn’t just a backpack; you can also carry it as a crossbody bag or shoulder bag.
It also comes with a diaper changing pad and several color options to choose from including ebony, butterscotch, cognac, and a range of other shades to suit your style.
Why We Love It: The Freshly Picked Diaper Bag is roomy without being oversized. The vegan leather is incredibly easy to wipe off any spills, and—it’s super stylish!
Freshly Picked Diaper Bag Backpack Dupe
For a more budget-friendly option that’s practically a Freshly Picked diaper bag dupe, check out this Amazon diaper bag backpack.
Lily Jade’s Anna backpack should be on your shortlist if you’re looking for a luxe and roomy backpack with a clever design. It has the shape of a traditional backpack, but on closer inspection, it’s anything but a regular backpack!
Anna is made of high-quality full-grain leather with gold hardware and zippers.
There’s also a double-sided leather tassel detail on the front with a natural stone bead and an individually-cast logo bead.
The gold feet on the bottom protect the leather from scratches and germs if you put it down on a rough surface.
You can wear this backpack as a shoulder bag or as a crossbody when you use the included detachable strap.
There are 2 exterior front zipper pockets, and 2 large, open side pockets perfect for those baby bottles. It also features one exterior magnetic pocket in the back for extra storage or tucking in the backpack straps when you’re wearing it as a crossbody.
The cleverly-designed interior is divided into two compartments; a back half that fully unzips down the length of the bag, and a front half with 1 interior zipper pocket and 2 slip pockets. The back compartment features 1 interior slip pocket with a magnetic snap for a laptop, tablet, or books and 2 interior elastic pockets.
Anna is available in neutrals such as camel, old English (dark brown), and black, but it also comes in blush if you’re looking for a subtle pop of color.
Why We Love It: The innovative and clever design of the bag dividing it into a front and back half, large pockets, and stylish and sophisticated design make this bag a must-have for staying organized.
Mina Baie Harper
The Mina Baie Harper backpack is a simply designed and chic diaper bag that looks like it could have come straight off the runway.
This trendy backpack is made from top-grain pebbled leather and comes with light gold hardware. It has 3 exterior pockets including two on the front, and a luggage sleeve which doubles as a back pocket.
Don’t let this backpack’s sleek and minimalist exterior fool you; the inside has a water-resistant lining, is incredibly roomy and organized, and features 10 interior pockets (including an insulated bottle pocket).
The Harper backpack comes in tan, desert, and black. If you’re looking for a smaller option, Harper midi comes with all the same features and an additional color option of midnight. You can also purchase stroller hooks, a changing pad, and a shoulder strap for the additional option of carrying it as a shoulder bag.
Why We Love It: This bag isn’t just for baby diapers, wipes, snacks, and bottles! The thoughtful design also includes a built-in laptop sleeve that can fit a 15″ laptop.
Dagne Dover Indi Diaper Bag Backpack
If you’re looking for something for everyday use, Dagne Dover’s Indi backpack is a fantastic choice for new parents who need a lot of room for baby gear.
Indi is made of durable neoprene with color-plated zinc alloy hardware. It’s generous with exterior pockets, featuring 1 large front pocket with top and bottom zipper access, 2 side bottle pockets and 2 side zip pockets in the back for easy access to your phone or wipes.
Additional accessories include stroller hooks, a mini changing pad, a shoe bag, and a dust bag.
The wide zipper-top opening provides extra room at the top if you need it, and two clips keep it secured to the sides when you don’t need the additional space.
The interior has 5 mesh pockets and a detachable sleeve perfect for holding baby bottles. The lining is made of Repreve recycled polyester, a sturdy material made from recycled plastic bottles.
Got spills? Don’t sweat it—this bag can be hand washed with a mild detergent in cold water.
It also comes in three size options and color options include onyx, dark moss, heather grey, and dune.
Why We Love It: The neoprene material is soft and sturdy, and you have the option of hand washing this bag if it needs a full cleaning. It’s also generous with pockets that give you easy access to all your baby gear! It’s the perfect bag for everyday use.
Storksak St. James
Storksak makes some of the best diaper bags, so it’s no surprise the Storksak St. James makes this list!
Clean lines and casual sophistication make the Storksak St. James backpack a great choice for busy parents on the go.
St. James comes in a scuba/neoprene material for a more casual, everyday look. If you prefer a more polished and classic look, it’s also available in textured leather. Either way, it’s water-resistant and easy to wipe clean.
There are three exterior pockets, one under the flap that can hold small items like keys or a cell phone, and two discrete side zip pockets in the back that can fit a bottle or a small tablet.
St. James has a lining that can easily be wiped clean as well as 7 internal pockets of varying sizes with enough space for extra clothes, baby wipes, and an iPad.
The scuba/neoprene version comes in black with rose gold hardware or grey with gunmetal hardware. The leather option comes in black, tan, or oxblood and features pale gold hardware.
Both versions come with a changing mat and two stroller hooks, but the scuba/neoprene version also includes a cute little matching insulated “FAB” (food and bottle) bag.
Why We Love It: The genius design of this bag allows it to easily go from backpack to shoulder bag or even crossbody bag by simply adjusting the straps and pulling them upwards, which is great so you don’t have to worry about carrying an additional detachable strap!
The Honest Company City Backpack
If you’re looking for a backpack with an urban and sophisticated look, the City backpack from The Honest Company is for you—I’ve personally appreciated their products for years now.
The City backpack comes in either 100% vegan leather or a coated canvas version. It has a structured shape with two front zippered exterior pockets, one smaller pocket for small essentials, and a larger, insulated compartment for snacks or a bottle. It also includes a changing mat with a zippered pocket perfect for storing any diaper-changing essentials.
Unzipping the main compartment reveals a roomy interior with a wipeable PVC-free lining, so you don’t have to worry about spills. In addition, there are 5 interior pockets to keep you organized and clutter-free.
The coated canvas version of the City backpack is available in black. The vegan leather also comes in black, but if you want a bag that pops, it also comes in Champagne—which I absolutely love.
Why We Love It: The City backpack is incredibly roomy, functional, and stylish. It’s another great option for everyday use and is the ideal backpack for day trips or simply running errands with your little ones!
Mia & Sophia
Sophia by Mia & Sophia is a sturdy and stylish backpack that’s super-generous with pockets and organization options.
Made of 100% high-quality microfiber vegan leather, the bag is easily cleaned. Just use a baby wipe, and you’re good to go! Five exterior pockets make organizing a breeze.
The backpack’s interior is made of spill-resistant and easily wipeable nylon material and has 10 interior pockets that can hold large items. There’s also a dedicated pocket designed to hold a small laptop or tablet and 6 insulated pockets for keeping bottles or snacks at their ideal temperature.
Sophia comes in a camel brown shade and black. Both options feature luxe gold hardware and the highest-quality YKK zippers.
The included shoulder strap lets you wear it as a backpack or a purse. Additional accessories include 2 stroller straps, a changing pad, and a bottle holder.
A unique feature of this bag that you don’t find in every bag is the USB charging port that allows you to connect a portable battery or charger so you can charge your tech on the go!
Why We Love It: This bag is super roomy and offers plenty of room and organization with a whopping 15 pockets to keep things organized and easy to find. And it does it all without sacrificing style and sophistication!
If you’re in the market for a fashionable and trendy backpack with a less traditional shape, The Original Diaper Bag by Fawn Design is just what you’re looking for.
Made of premium pebbled faux leather with gold hardware and zippers, this bag has a unique half-round shape with a zip-around top for easy access. There are 6 exterior pockets and 6 interior pockets.
The backpack straps can be detached and tucked into the large back pocket so you can wear it as a crossbody or shoulder bag. Attach the included adjustable shoulder strap, and you’re good to go!
This backpack is available in a range of neutral shades like brown, tan, and black but also comes in a fun leopard print.
Love color? Try one of the gorgeous options including dusty blue, warm blush, and even fern!
Why We Love It: We love the unique shape and roomy interior. Also, with the detachable backpack straps and conversion into a messenger bag, you have a lot of options for how you want to carry it!
Fawn Design Designer Dupe
Love the look of the Fawn Design diaper bag backpack but not the price point? Then, check out this Amazon dupe by Miss Fong for under $70!
Like the Fawn backpack, the exterior design is similar, with the exception of two additional zip pockets on the side, but that’s where the similarities end.
On the inside, this Miss Fong backpack has plenty of pockets! It’ss lined with a waterproof nylon material and has 4 open pockets, 2 insulated pockets, and 2 zipper pockets, giving you plenty of options for organizing your essentials!
It also comes with a portable changing pad. Find out more about this bag here!
Mina Baie Kinney
Kinney is another great option from Mina Baie. This luxe and on-trend designer bag oozes style without compromising function.
Made of high-end microfiber vegan leather, Mini Bae has a smooth finish which gives it a polished look.
It has 4 exterior pockets large enough for bottles and anything else you might take with you on the go. There’s also a shoulder strap so you can easily convert it from backpack to shoulder bag.
The top flap isn’t just there for style; it covers the zipper opening for the main compartment, providing added security. No time to worry about zippers? The magnetic flap allows you to flip the bag closed and go without having to zip it!
Kinney has a water-resistant lining and has 10 interior pockets, making packing intuitive and easy. There’s also an insulated bottle pocket and a built-in padded laptop sleeve.
Kinney is available in 4 colorways including black, sand, stone, and terra. The black one comes with three hardware options: light gold, gunmetal, and silver. With dimensions measuring 14”H x 11”W x 7″D, Kinney is the smallest of Mina Baie’s full-size bags.
Why We Love It: The included shoulder strap gives you two carrying options, so it’s like getting two bags in one! The soft vegan leather gives this bag a luxurious feel while being easy to clean.
The Skip Hop Greenwich Simply Chic backpack is the perfect traveling companion for parents frequently on the go.
This backpack offers a laid-back, luxurious design and plenty of room for essentials. It’s made of an easily-cleaned luxe vegan leather and has an extra-wide dual zip opening for easy access to the main compartment.
Exterior pockets include a front zippered pocket, side pockets that can fit a baby bottle.
It also has a large pocket in the back that can hold a changing pad or tablets and laptops up to 15”. Finally, there are two interior pockets large enough to hold extra diapers and wipes.
Simply Chic comes with stroller straps and a changing pad and is available in dusty rose or black.
Why We Love It: The quality of the materials and roominess of the Skiphop Greenwich Simply Chic bag is a must for any parents who need to be hands-free!
Miss Fong Faux Leather Diaper Bag Backpack
For those looking for a diaper bag backpack with a classic yet functional design, this diaper bag backpack by Miss Fong was designed with both moms and dads in mind.
This bag is made of super-soft faux leather with gold hardware and features a flap with two magnetic snap closures.
Opening the front flap reveals a large front compartment with a double-zip opening that zips down the length of the bag. Inside you’ll find one large mesh compartment perfect for a change of clothes and two elastic pockets large enough for other baby essentials.
In addition to the large front compartment, there are two insulated side pockets for bottles or snacks that need to be kept at their optimal temperature. The back pocket unzips at the top and bottom so you can use it as a luggage sleeve.
The extra-wide zip opening makes it easy to find essentials in a pinch. It also has buckles so you can easily attach it to your stroller without having to be separate stroller straps!
Inside this backpack, you’ll find a lining made of waterproof nylon, two additional insulated bottle compartments, a laptop compartment that can fit a 15″ laptop, two zipper pockets, and two elasticized organizer pockets. A removable changing pad is also included with this bag.
The diaper bag backpack by Miss Fong comes in either black or brown.
Why We Love It: We love the large front compartment that can hold changing essentials without needing to reach inside the bag!
If luxurious and lightweight are what you’re looking for in the best diaper backpack, Storksak’s Alyssa backpack may be just what you need.
This bag is made from responsibly-sourced leather and premium nylon that’s easy to wipe clean. The wide, double-zippered opening gives you easy access to the spacious interior.
Alyssa has 4 outer pockets, and the back pocket is large enough for a tablet. You can also slip the back straps into it when not in use.
The backpack straps have clips at the bottom so you can detach them and attach the bag to your stroller.
The inside of the bag is very roomy with a wipe-clean lining and 5 pockets. Alyssa comes with a matching “FAB” (food and bottle) bag, a detachable leather shoulder strap so you can wear it as a shoulder bag, and a changing pad. It comes in black with either gold or gunmetal hardware.
Why We Love It: We love that this bag comes with a matching food and bottle bag that you can pack along with your other essentials. The clever design of the backpack straps also eliminates the need for separate stroller straps!
Luli Bebé Monaco
Being a mom doesn’t mean you have to choose between style and functionality. The Luli Bebé Monaco backpack features the best of both worlds!
The stain-resistant exterior is made of premium vegan leather and custom gold hardware, giving a sophisticated and modern look. It also has the highest-quality YKK zippers for easy and smooth opening.
The magnetic flap front pouch conceals a zippered pocket for extra secure packing and style, which is a nice touch I really enjoy
Made with a wipe-clean satin fabric, the interior of this bag has a soft and luxurious feel and features 5 pockets for all your storage needs! This backpack also includes a changing pad, stroller straps, and messenger strap.
Monaco comes in a range of different colors from neutrals like black, caramel brown, and stone gray to pearl white and pastel pink.
Why We Love It: This bag is extra roomy and features great style without sacrificing storage and functionality.
Petunia Pickle Bottom Axis Backpack
The Axis backpack by Petunia Pickle is made for parents looking for a bag with a casual yet fashionable and innovative design. It’s also perfect for everyday use.
This bag is made with an easily-cleaned and wipeable glazed cotton canvas, copper-colored metal hardware, and genuine leather trim.
The unique design of the Axis backpack features a zip-around insulated bottom compartment that can easily hold snacks and is roomy enough for a breast pump.
It also features one exterior insulated zippered bottle pocket and a front zippered pocket. A large pocket in the back can hold your wallet, keys, cell phone, and any other items you need for quick access.
D-rings on the sides attach the bag to your stroller with Valet stroller clips that are sold separately.
The water-resistant interior is spacious with 1 interior pocket, and there’s also a water-resistant, washable baby changing pad. The Axis backpack also comes in color combinations such as birch/black, camel/graphite, and dusty rose/sand.
Why We Love It: This backpack’s innovative design and fun color combinations make it the perfect backpack for everyday use, from running errands to family day trips.
Mominside Vegan Leather Baby Bag
The Mominside vegan leather baby backpack is perfect for parents looking for a stylish and functional bag that’s also eco-friendly.
This bag is made of durable vegan leather that’s easy to wipe clean. For more thorough cleaning, you can hand wash this bag using a mild detergent and cold water.
It has 5 outer pockets and a zippered opening in the back, allowing easy access to the main compartment without having to go through the entire backpack.
There are 3 front pockets, and the largest has an all-around zip that opens the full length of the bag. This compartment is perfect for storing clothing, diapers, and changing essentials.
The dual-zippered wide opening makes it easy to find what you need. A wide luggage strap in the back also fits most upright luggage handles for hands-free carrying when traveling.
The interior lining is made of waterproof nylon and is also easy to wipe clean. It has 11 interior pockets, including insulated pockets for drinks and snacks.
This backpack is available in brown and black. While not the most extensive selection of colorways, the two available provide stunning designs that are functional and gorgeous.
Why We Love It: This bag has many compartments, especially the convenient large front compartment that opens all the way for easy access to all your changing essentials.
I hope this list of the most stylish diaper bag backpacks has helped you choose a favorite of your own! So what’s your favorite diaper bag backpack? Have you tried any of the options offered above? Let me know in the comments down below!