Traveling involves a lot of planning ahead of time in order to make sure you avoid complications. While having your passport, documents, and phone chargers are probably the top priority, another thing that should be high up on your list is staying comfortable. This means packing clothes that are functional, durable, and won’t make you suffer, especially while you’re on the flight itself. Here are some great travel pant options that will have you leaving your jeans behind at home for good.
Athleta Brooklyn Ankle Pant
These pants are the ultimate travel clothing item. They’re super comfortable, have secure pockets, and are anti-wrinkle. These soft pants are perfect for traveling, but are versatile enough that they can be worn during your trip as well. There are two large front slip pockets as well as back pockets that zip completely. They come in seven different color options, 15 sizes, and options for petite, regular, and tall lengths.
Summersalt: The Softest French Terry Pintuck Pants
These pants are incredibly soft and comfortable that we’re sure you’ll never want to take off. The breathable fabric is perfect for all types of weather, and the kicker? The pants are made of a biodegradable material, a sustainability win. They’re the closest you’ll get to full on sweatpants without sacrificing on style. The one drawback is that they’re not wrinkle resistant.
Eddie Bauer Departure Ankle Pants
These Eddie Bauer pants are great at wicking moisture, so you can wear them in many different settings. They’re great because you can dress them up for a business trip but also dress them down for more relaxed vacations as well. They also provide 50+ UPF sun protection. There are also two secure pockets where you can store cards and cash, which is great for traveling light.
Everlane: The Easy Pant
These fantastic pants look super stylish but feel like pajama pants, which to us, means that they’re a total win. The elastic waist band cinches your waist without squeezing you. We promise that they’ll become your favorite travel pants. They come in five different colors and 10 sizes and have 4 pockets as well.
Banana Republic High-Rise Wide-Leg Performance Pant
These Banana Republic performance pants are definitely the winner when it comes to style. However, that doesn’t mean that you have to sacrifice performance: they are still made of breathable material, are very lightweight, and are made of wrinkle-resistant material that’s perfect for travel. They come in three different colors, sizes XXS to XXL, and petite, regular, and tall lengths.