Janvi Thanki

11 Must-Haves for Travelling While Pregnant

Just because you’re pregnant doesn’t mean you can’t travel in style and comfort.



If you’ve just booked your tickets to your baby moon, work trip or vacation but you’re worried about travelling while pregnant – fear no more! We’ve found 11 must-haves that will make your preggy travel comfortable and easy. Now all you need to focus on is relaxing before the little one comes!

1. Comfortable top

Wearing loose and comfortable clothes will help you stay relaxed throughout the flight.

Napius Poncho Style Top Black

aed 145.95 Sprii

2. Eye mask

Being pregnant can seriously affect your sleep cycle but being on a flight is the perfect time to catch up on some much needed zzzs. Always keep an eye mask on hand to catch a quick nap. 

Eye Mask with Elasticised Backstrap

aed 30 Cloudz

3. Scarf

A fringed travel scarf will make sure you look stylish and stay cozy at the same time, while doubling up as a blanket, shawl, sun shield, or even hair band.  

Fringed Travel Scarf

aed 99 Gap

4. Carry-on bag

Organize all your important paperwork and pregnancy travel essentials in a slick carry bag – sling it over your shoulders or strap it on to your trolley to strut around the airport.

Travel Bag

aed 329 Babyzen

5. Easy-to-wheel luggage

Carrying heavy luggage during pregnancy can be tiring for your back. A wheely suitcase is the answer for all your bulky luggage problems. 

Connectable Luggage Carry On – Grey

aed 351.75 Tach

6. Stretchy pants

A pair of stretchy denim pants will last you through pregnancy and is a staple in your maternity wardrobe.

Maternity Loose Denim Trousers

aed 201.91 Mamalicious

7. Compression socks

By applying gentle systematic pressure to your lower legs while promoting blood flow, these compression socks help reduce feet swelling and fatigue. 

Bamboo Compression Socks – Small

aed 82.95 Cabeau

8. Comfortable shoes

Pair your compression socks with trendy trainers and you’re championing style and wellbeing at the same time.

Floral Printed Lace Up Closure Sneakers – White

aed 65 R&B

9. Neck pillow

A soft and adjustable neck pillow is a blessing during travel, especially when it comes with a carry-on bag. 

Evolution Memory Foam Travel Neck Pillow Black

aed 129 Cabeau

10. Water bottle

Stay hydrated on the plane with a cheeky water bottle – just remember to fill it up after going through security.

Bird Print Water Bottle

aed 29 Lifestyle

11. Pregnancy-safe sunscreen

Travelling and pregnancy are two factors that will upset your sensitive skin during your trip. Pack Shiseido Expert Sun Protection Lotion SPF 50+ to help protect yourself (and the little one) from harmful rays.

Ultimate Sun Protection Lotion SPF50 Wetforce For Sensitive Skin & Children

aed 195 Shiseido