Leather Passport Holders That Are Made to Last
A leather passport holder may seem like a luxury, but it can actually make your life easier. Who doesn’t like to keep all of their most important travel documents in one secure place?
As with travel wallets, a good passport holder isn’t hard to find. Luxury brands are producing their own stylish versions, and most come equipped with essentials like slots for your credit cards and boarding passes, as well.
Most frequent fliers prize style, durability, and quality, but perhaps you have other requirements. Do you want your case to hold all your IDs, or only your passport and some currency? You may also be looking for a passport holder you can personalize as a gift for your favorite traveler. Or perhaps one with a built-in location tracker, so you'll never have to worry about where it is on the morning of your flight.
With these ideas in mind, here are the best leather passport holders you can find on the market right now.
Brooks Brothers French Calfskin Passport Case
Simple black leather never goes out of style, and this passport holder was built to last. Made of genuine French calfskin, it features the company’s signature golden fleece lining, a plastic ID window, and seven card slots.
To buy: brooksbrothers.com, $248
Montblanc Meisterstück Passport Holder
Traditionalists will love the micro-stitched detail. Crafted in European full-grain cowhide leather, this jet-black case has room for your passport, cards, and other small documents.
To buy: bloomingdales.com, $215
Handmade Personalized Leather Passport Holder
If you're looking for a more affordable option, head over to Etsy. The platform's independent makers have hundreds of options for handcrafted leather passport covers and many can be fully customized, like this monogrammed holder. It's lined with premium satin and has five internal slots for cards and such.
To buy: etsy.com, $37
Valextra Passport Holder
At $500, this passport holder isn’t cheap, but what it lacks in affordability, it makes up for in style. Valextra — which was founded in 1937 by Milanese artisan Giovanni Fontana — built its business crafting fine leather goods with attention to detail and minimal embellishment. With black lacquered edging and plenty of room, this elegant accessory is a must-have for fashion-forward jet-setters.
To buy: matchesfashion.com, $495
Embossed Leather Passport Holder
Flaunt your love for the classic Brit brand with this leather passport holder. Made in Italy, it’s rendered in calf leather with embossed Burberry lettering.
To buy: burberry.com, $330
Fossil Passport Holder
Keep all your travel accessories cute by adding this leather passport holder by Fossil to your collection. It also protects against RFID theft, so keep your credit cards in this case comfortably as well.
To buy: amazon.com, $64
This customizable leather passport holder by Mark & Graham will be with you for years to come. Its classic monogrammed look and quality structure make it a perfect protective case.
To buy: markandgraham.com, $59
Béis Luggage Tag and Passport Holder
This passport holder from new travel brand Béis by Shay Mitchell comes with a matching luggage tag, so all your accessories can match (and be easier to spot in the baggage claim).
To buy: nordstrom.com, $34
Bottega Veneta Passport Case
This leather passport case is as lightweight as it is stylish. Designed with the Italian company’s signature intrecciato finish, the slender piece has two interior pockets to hold your passport and documents. It’s available in 'nero' black, 'twilight' pink, and 'cobalt' blue.
To buy: farfetch.com, $365