Travelling with a baby

Travelling with a baby

Wondering what to pack for a baby when traveling? We know it can seem a little daunting, how can someone so tiny, need so much stuff?

Take a look at our list of essential items you’ll need for an easy-going trip and shop from our travel collection. 

  1. Portable white noise machine - we love the Baby Shusher and the Yogasleep portable mini sound machine or Drift with their handy nightlight
  2. Portable black out blinds
  3. Cozigo sleep and sun bassinet cover 
  4. Travel pram
  5. Baby carrier
  6. Portable cot - we love the Baby Bjorn and AeroMoov
  7. Portable change mat or clutch
  8. Hand sanitiser
  9. Antibacterial wipes and wipes for teething toys (and toys in general)
  10. Nappy bag - we love the backpack style for travel
  11. Subo food bottle for on the go
  12. Isothermal meal pouch or insulated lunch box
  13. Age appropriate toys/activities

Blackout blindCozigoBaby Shusher

Other items to remember to pack 

  • Swim nappy (if going somewhere sunny) and wetbag
  • Sunscreen
  • Sun hat 
  • Nappies and nappy rash cream - we love the Malo nappy rash spray
  • Wipes 
  • Disposable nappy bags
  • Toiletries and nail scissors - we love the nail care kit from Haakaa
  • First aid kit and thermometer (it's not a bad idea to pack your nasal aspirator or Snotty Boss)  
  • Dummies (if using) 
  • Pram rain cover
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • A non slip bath mat - the Eveeco one is our favourite and easy to fold up and pack in your bag as it rolls up small.
  • Baby/infant probiotic 

Sleeping items

  • Your little one's comforter/favourite toy/blanket (plus a spare)
  • Bedding, a blanket/swaddle that smells like home is always a good idea
  • Baby monitor (if portable and traveling with one)
  • Nightlight (battery powered fairy lights can work well too) 
  • Sleeping suits/bags
  • Feeding items

    • Snacks, snacks and more snacks (age appropriate)
    • Bottles/teats (if bottle feeding) plus cleaning brush
    • Sippy cup/water bottle
    • Medela quick clean bags for sterilising bottles/teat (can be done in a microwave)
    • Any age appropriate feeding equipment/utensils
    • Bib
    • Maternity bra, nipple cream, breast pads, breast pump and breastmilk storage bags (if breastfeeding)
    • Formula (if formula feeding) - a lot of places sell sachets which are handy for travel and formula dispenser
    • Meal storage/containers eg: yummy pouch, snack container, snack cup, isothermal meal pouch, isothermal portionslunchbox 
    • We also love the Izimini camping chair for feeding on the move

    Some of our favourite, travel friendly toys and activities

    Lastly, it's a good idea to check ahead with airline or accomodation for allowances, what they provide, what is available to hire etc. 

    and last but not least, don't forget their passport:) and go make memories!

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