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Best Nintendo Switch Cases For Travel And Protection In 2022

The best Switch cases come in all shapes and sizes, and we've included options for all three Nintendo Switch models.


A carrying case is arguably the most important accessory you can buy for the Nintendo Switch. If you don't think you'll ever take the Switch out of the dock, we suppose you don't need one, but who buys a Switch and never enjoys the convenience and charm of handheld mode. The best Switch cases protect your console from damage and also offer a variety of additional features such as accessory and game storage. After all, a screen protector won't help with every kind of accident. In 2022, the market for Nintendo Switch carrying cases is absolutely massive. There are literally thousands to choose from, and there are three different models of the Switch console at this point. So, yeah, picking a carrying case isn't the easiest decision. We've rounded up the best Nintendo Switch carrying cases, with options for Switch OLED, Switch Lite, and the regular Switch.

The Switch OLED is only slightly larger than the Nintendo Switch, so a lot of existing Switch cases will work just fine. However, form-fitting cases and grips will likely have compatibility issues. In the Nintendo Switch section of our list, we've marked which cases are ideal for both the Switch and Switch OLED.

Besides standard carrying cases, we've also included some of the best Switch grips for handheld mode. After picking out the best Nintendo Switch case for you, check out our guide to the best Nintendo Switch accessories to find more helpful products for your Switch. We also have dedicated lists for the best Nintendo Switch controllers and best Switch screen protectors.

Editor's Note: Article updated on June 21, 2022

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