Carry-On Bag Packing List

Plane tickets cost enough without added baggage fees. Flying with just a carry-on means packing light. With this checklist, you can select what’s necessary for your trip, no matter where you’re headed. Carry-on size and weight restrictions vary by airline, so check our “keeping your carry-on carry-able” blog post before you pack.

Essentials:
  • Passport/Visa
  • Identification
  • Boarding pass/Tickets
  • Itinerary
  • Wallet

  • Cash

  • Credit/ATM cards
  • Guidebook
  • Maps/Directions
  • Medical insurance card
  • Travel insurance card
  • List of medications
  • Emergency contact
  • Credit card contact
  • Copies of passport/credit cards
  • Cell phone
  • 
Electronics chargers

  • Voltage adaptor
  • Camera
  • Film/Memory card
  • Umbrella
Toiletries:
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Floss

  • Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Moisturizer
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Medications
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Brush/Comb

  • Hair styling products
  • Sunscreen
  • Nail file/Clippers
  • Bandages

  • Pain reliever
  • Contact lenses
  • Saline solution*
  • Shaving supplies
  • Makeup
  • Makeup remover
  • Insect repellent
  • Vitamins
(**Liquids should be in containers no larger than 3.4 ounces and fit into a clear quart-size, zip-top plastic bag.)

Clothes:
  • Underwear
  • Socks
  • Undershirts
  • Bras
  • Sleepwear
  • T-shirts
  • Dress shirts
  • Casual shirts
  • Jeans
  • Pants
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sweaters/Sweatshirts
  • Suits
  • Swimsuits
  • Cover-ups
  • Coats/Jackets
  • Hats
  • Gloves
  • Scarves
  • Leisure shoes
  • Hiking/Athletic shoes
  • Dress shoes
  • Sandals
  • Flip-flops
  • Accessories
  • Belts
  • Ties
  • Jewelry
Extras:
  • Chewing gum
  • Reading materials
  • Earplugs
  • Eye mask
  • Food/Snacks
  • Video/MP3 player

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