Your carry on isn’t just the bag to shove your cell phone and a few snacks. It can be a lifesaver if your checked luggage goes MIA or your experience flight delays. To avoid realizing you forgot your charger when you’re 30,000 feet in the air, use our carry on checklist to make sure you have everything you need.

Essentials

  • Passport
  • Wallet
  • Cash
  • Credit card (2)
  • Travel visa (if required)
  • Vaccination card (if required)
  • Face covering

Toiletries

  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Face wipes
  • Deodorant
  • Hairbrush
  • Extra contact lens/glasses
  • Lip balm
  • Lotion
  • Makeup

Food & Drink

  • Reusable water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Mints/gum

Health

  • Prescription medications
  • Pain reliever
  • Anti-diarrheal
  • Tissues
  • Anti-bacterial wipes
  • Hand sanitizer

Tech/Entertainment

  • Cell phone
  • Laptop/tablet
  • Headphones
  • Books or e-reader
  • Magazines
  • Chargers

Comfort/Clothing

  • Wrap/scarf
  • Socks/slippers
  • Neck pillow
  • Eye mask
  • Extra change of clothes
  • Jewelry