50+ Road Trip Gift Ideas
Our list of 50+ road trip gift ideas includes items for comfort, safety, entertainment and food storage while driving to your destination.
Gifting road trip supplies is perfect for anyone who travels in their car or RV! Road trip items for safety, organization and first aid are definite must-haves for travel.
A road trip isn’t as simple as loading up the car, filling the tank, and driving to the destination. Preparation and planning are key for a successful road trip!
Check out this list of road trip gift ideas that anyone would appreciate receiving! We’ve created the list by price: road trip gifts under $50, under $100, under $200, and over $200!
Some of the links on this site are affiliate links, meaning if you book or buy something through one of these links, we may earn a small commission – at no extra cost to you! Read the full Disclosure Policy.
Road Trip Accessories
We’ve put together quite a few resources about packing for a road trip that include terrific gift ideas as well:
Road Trip Gift Ideas
Here's a list of gift ideas to help with comfort, organization, safety and entertainment. You'll find the gift ideas arranged by price!
Road Trip Gifts Under $50
Fodor's Best Road Trips in the USA: 50 Epic Trips Across All 50 States (Full-color Travel Guide)
Fodor’s Best Road Trips in the USA guidebook is packed with maps, carefully curated recommendations, and everything else you need to simplify your trip-planning process and make the most of your time.
200W Car Power Inverter DC 12V to 110V AC Converter with 4 USB Ports Charger
Just about credit card size - 3. 2 x 2. 5 x 1. 5 inches, space-saving and easy storage, Extremely portable and lightweight.
Waterproof Car Trash Can with Lid and Storage Pockets
2.0 Gallon Capacity Big Trash Bin to Maintain Your Vehicle Clean, Organized, Free of Trash. 10 pieces trash bags included.
Insulated Car Console Organizer
Measures 16” Long 12” Wide 12” High. Heavy Insulated Walls Allows This Cooler Tote To Keep Your Freezer And Cooler Items Cold For Hours.
TravelJohn-Disposable Urinal (6 Pack)
- Convenient, unisex, sanitary personal urinals containing patented Liqsorb material
- Ideal for motion sickness, potty training, car travel, outdoor activities, and bathroom emergencies of all types
Car Backseat Hanging Organizer
This storage system will give you back your trunk floor space by conceal all Items that was thrown around in one place, hanged on your headrests and keep your trunk floor free.
Magnetic Dashboar Phone Holder Mount
Dashboard Phone Holder - Safely and quickly secure any mobile device in your car to a dashboard or any firm & flat surface. With a heat resistant automotive grade base, this phone car mount will stick to any surface and will not fall off while driving.
200 Family Conversation Cards
Each card deck contains 4 categories: ‘Get to Know You’, ‘Family Time’, ‘What Makes You, You’, and ‘Fun & Random’. Take turns asking and answering, and don't forget to ask follow up questions to delve even deeper. All content is carefully designed to be family friendly, age-appropriate, and sure to help everyone join in the fun!
Road Trip Gifts Under $100
Roadside Emergency Car Kit
156-Piece Multipurpose Emergency Pack with Automotive Tools and First Aid Kit - Car Tool Kit Includes Heavy-Duty Jumper Cables and Tire Pressure Gauge
Portable Car Jump Starter
The powerful jump starter with 2000A Peak Current can jump start your vehicle (Up to 8L Gas or 7.5L Diesel Engine).
Igloo BMX 25 Quart Cooler with Cool Riser Technology
MaxCold body with 20% thicker foam and insulated lid provide advanced cooling performance and up to 4-day ice retention.
Portable Power Station, 83Wh Solar Generator
Super slim size (5.77 x 5.63 x 2.76 inches) and lightweight (2.2lbs). The portable power station with a compact handle design is perfect wherever you need power when you are on the go.
16.9" Portable DVD/CD Player with 14.1" Large Swivel Screen
Foldable and Lightweight design is easy to carry to everywhere, suitable for family in car road trip. Support all regions standard DVDs and various media files, play all your favorite movies on the go.
Inflatable Car Air Mattress Travel Bed with Air Pump Kit
This portable car inflatable mattress helps cushion your body when sleeping in your car, truck, or SUV while traveling or camping. You can quickly inflate or deflate by simply plugging the electric pump (included) into the car's cigarette lighter socket and pump air into the mattress with nozzles.
Stanley Base Camp Cook Set for 4 | 21 Pcs
21 NESTED COMPONENTS: (1) 3 5L pot, vented lid, (1) 7" 3-ply frying pan, (1) cutting board, (1) spatula, (1) serving spoon, (4) 6" plates, (4) 22oz bowls, (4) sporks, (1) dish drying rack, (1) heat resistant trivet, (1) locking bungee
Wicker Picnic Basket Set for 4 Persons
Size is 17.8" X 11.8" X 7". Including 4 X Stainless steel tableware service set(knife, fork and spoon), 4 X 7" Melamine plates, 4 X PS wine glasses, 4 X Matching cotton napkins. One extra picnic blanket 57" X 47.2" .
Road Trip Gifts Under $200
10.5" Dual Portable DVD Player
Dual DVD player for car equipped with 5000mAH high-quality rechargeable lithium battery, can be continuously run for up to 5 hours, and two monitors together for about 2-3hrs. Features with three power supplies - built-in battery, car charger, and AC power adapter to serve for a long period of time before recharging.
Igloo BMX 52 Quart Cooler with Cool Riser Technology
- Heavy duty blow-molded construction with reinforced base for increased strength and protection.
- Extremely durable yet lightweight with proven 4-5 day ice retention
Coleman Gas Camping Grill/Stove
2-IN-1 DESIGN: Use grill and stove at the same time; 130 sq. in. grilling area; stove fits a 10 in. pan
Vehicle Extraction Traction Mats (Set of 2), Orange
- 2 pack, each traction mat is 48 inches long and 14.5 inches wide
- raised tracks help prevent vehicle tires from spinning on snow, ice, mud or sand
Hammock with Flat and Recline Mode
2-in-1 functionality: With an airy design and dual modes for sleeping and relaxing, the SkyLoft is the place to be for taking it easy both day and night.
US Travel Map with Push Pins on Canvas
Turn your travels into wall art with this US wall map pin board. Pin where you’ve been and where you’re going to showcase your adventures on the map!
Premium First Aid Kit - Large 200 Piece Set
Includes 100 high-quality emergency essentials and first aid supplies to help care for minor wounds, cuts, scrapes and burns. Kit includes a 18’’ SAM Split, Emergency Blanket and BONUS mini first aid kit. Includes extra internal sleeves to customize your kit.
Jump Starter 2000 Amp Portable Car Battery Booster Pack
2000 Amps peak cranking amp can start the vehicles up to 8.5L Gas/6.0L Diesel engines. It’s also a 20000mAh battery bank for charging devices and a flashlight with 3 modes. Plus a 12 volt 10 amps port for powering any 12V DC devices, like tire inflators, inverters, and more.
Road Trip Gifts Over $200
Portable Power Station
Featuring 2* AC outlet, 1* PD 60W USB-C port (input/output supported) , 1* fast charge 3.0 port, 1*USB-A port and 1* DC car port, the power station can recharge itself and charge (up to) 6 devices (e.g.Drones, Macbook, Cameras, etc.) at the same time to satisfy your outdoor needs.
Outdoor Portable Propane Gas Tankless Water Heater
It only takes you a few minutes to get 2.64 gallons per minute of instant hot water. The portable hot water heater lights when water pressure between 3.6-110 PSI, low water pressure is perfect for campings and remote cabins.
8 Person Water Resistant Tent with Convertible Screen Room for Family Camping
- Convertible screen room with inverted "T" style door and inside flap zippered windows
- Removable seam-sealed fly provides versatility
- Mesh roof vents, 2 zippered side windows with inside flaps
- Shock corded fiberglass roof frame with steel uprights and corner elbows combined with pin & ring for easy set up
42-Quart Heavy-duty Freezer/Refrigerator Electric Cooler
The Dual-Zone structure divides the freezer and the refrigerator compartment. The temperature of the freezer compartment will be 10-15 degrees higher than the temperature of the refrigerator compartment, The capacity of 42quart/40L can store up to 57 cans of 330ml Coke or 28 bottles of 550ml water or 12 bottles of 750ml wine.
Dual Channel Dashboard Camera Recorder
Enjoy the added benefit of showing exactly where you were and when including the speed of your car trips by uploading your dash cam videos to our GPS logger Software powered by Google Maps. View, save, and share video recordings by connecting your mobile device through WiFI to our Rexing Connect App.
Road Trip Snack and Food Ideas
Find Healthy Snack Ideas