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 traveling in their car or RV! Car travel items for safety, organization, and first aid are must-haves for travel.
A road trip is not as simple as loading the car, filling up the tank and driving to your destination. Preparation and planning are the keys to a successful road trip!
Check out this list of gift ideas for a road trip anyone would appreciate receiving! We’ve curated the list by price: travel gifts under $50, under $100, under $200, and over $200!
Some of the links on this site are affiliate links, which means that if you book or purchase something through one of those links, we may earn a small commission – at no additional cost to you! Read the full disclosure policy.
Car travel accessories
We’ve put together some resources on packing for a road trip, which also include some great gift ideas:
Road Trip Gifts Under $50
Car console organizer isolated
Measures 16″ long 12″ wide 12″ high. Heavy insulated walls allow this cooler bag to keep your freezer and refrigerated items cool for hours.
TravelJohn Disposable Urinal (6 Pack)
Convenient, unisex and hygienic personal urinals containing patented Liqsorb material
Ideal for motion sickness, potty training, road trips, outdoor activities and bathroom emergencies of all types
car back seat hanging organizer
This storage system will give you back your trunk floor space by hiding all the objects that have been thrown in one place, hanging from your headrests and keeping your trunk floor free.
Magnetic Dashboard Phone Holder
Dashboard Phone Holder – Quickly and securely secure any mobile device in your car to a dashboard or any firm, flat surface. With a heat-resistant automotive-grade base, this car phone holder sticks to any surface and won’t fall off while driving.
200 family conversation cards
Each deck of cards contains 4 categories: “Get to Know Yourself”, “Family Time”, “What Makes You”, and “Fun and Random”. Take turns asking and answering, and don’t forget to ask follow-up questions to probe even further. All content is carefully crafted to be family-friendly, age-appropriate, and sure to help everyone have fun!
Road Trip Gifts Under $100
Roadside emergency car kit
Versatile 156-piece 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
Powerful jump starter with 2000A peak current can start your vehicle (up to 8L gas or 7.5L diesel engine).
Portable Power Station, 83Wh Solar Generator
Super slim size (5.77 x 5.63 x 2.76 inches) and lightweight (2.2 lbs). The portable power station with a compact handle design is perfect anywhere you need power when you’re 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 pumping air into the mattress with nozzles.
The size is 17.8″ X 11.8″ X 7″. Includes 4 stainless steel dinnerware sets (knife, fork and spoon), 4 7″ melamine plates, 4 PS wine glasses, 4 napkins cotton assorted. An additional picnic blanket 57″ X 47.2″.
Road Trip Gifts Under $200
Dual 10.5″ Portable DVD Player
Dual car DVD player equipped with high quality 5000mAh rechargeable lithium battery, can work continuously for up to 5 hours and two monitors together for about 2-3 hours. Features with three power supplies – built-in battery, car charger and AC adapter to serve for a long time before recharging.
Hammock with flat and tilt mode
2-in-1 Functionality: With an airy design and two modes for sleeping and lounging, the SkyLoft is the perfect place to relax day or night.
United States travel map with push pins on canvas
Turn your travels into wall art with this USA Wall Map Bulletin Board. Pin where you’ve been and where you’re going to showcase your adventures on the map!
Premium First Aid Kit – Large Set of 200 Pieces
Includes 100 high quality emergency items and first aid supplies to help treat minor injuries, cuts, scrapes and burns. The kit includes an 18” SAM Split, an emergency blanket and a BONUS mini first aid kit. Includes additional internal sleeves to customize your kit.
2000A Portable Car Battery Booster
The 2000 amp peak starting amp can start vehicles up to 8.5L gasoline / 6.0L diesel engines. It is also a 20,000 mAh battery for charging devices and a flashlight with 3 modes. Plus a 12 volt 10 amp port to power any 12 VDC devices, like tire inflators, power inverters, etc.
Road Trip gifts over $200
portable power station
Featuring 2 AC outlets, 1 60W USB-C PD port (support in/out), 1 Quick Charge 3.0 port, 1 USB-A port and 1 DC car port, the power station can charge and Charge (up to) 6 devices (e.g. Drones, Macbook, Cameras, etc.) at the same time to satisfy your outdoor needs.
Propane Gas Tankless Outdoor Portable Water Heater
It only takes you a few minutes to get 2.64 gallons per minute of instant hot water. Portable water heater turns on when water pressure is between 3.6 and 110 PSI, low water pressure is perfect for campsites and remote cabins.
8 Person Water Resistant Tent with Convertible Screen Room for Family Camping
Convertible screen room with inverted “T” style door and zippered interior flap windows
Detachable, seam-sealed fly for added versatility
Mesh roof vents, 2 zipped side windows with interior flaps
Shock cord fiberglass roof frame with steel uprights and combination corner elbows with pin and ring for easy installation
42 Quart Heavy Duty Electric Freezer/Refrigerator Cooler
The Dual-Zone structure divides the freezer compartment and the refrigerator compartment. The temperature of the freezer compartment will be 10-15 degrees higher than the temperature of the refrigerator compartment. 42-quart/40L capacity stores up to 57 x 330ml cans of Coke or 28 x 550ml bottles of water or 12 x 750ml bottles of wine.
Dual Channel Dash Cam Recorder
Enjoy the added benefit of showing exactly where you were and when including the speed of your car journeys by uploading your dash cam videos to our GPS logging software powered by Google Maps. View, save and share video recordings by connecting your mobile device via WiFI to our Rexing Connect app.