About Backpack

Your design adventures start here.

Welcome to Backpack – Skyscanner’s design system. It’s our evergrowing tool that helps us build brilliant traveller-first experiences with efficiency and ease.

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What’s in Backpack

Our component, foundation, content and accessibility guidelines live here.

Why design systems matter

It’s simple. Design systems are a set of reusable components and patterns with guidelines that help design and develop products at scale. Backpack helps us to work efficiently as a team and gives our travellers an unbeatable experience every time they visit us.

Who Backpack is for

From Product Designers to Engineers, Content Designers to Brand Copywriters – Backpack is for the builders and creators of our product.