How to Survive a Long Flight – Carry On Essentials to Pack and What to Wear Tips

There is nothing quite like loading yourself into a single, poorly padded, seat for multiple hours that can soon lead to some major discomfort.

But don’t let that stop you from exploring! You can survive a long-haul flight if you pack some airplane essentials and know a few tips for what to wear and what seat to pick! I even have a printable carry on packing list.

1Long Flight Essentials

The first tip for surviving a long flight is to pack a few essential travel items that will help you stay comfortable. I always pack a little bag of go-to comfort items for the flight and then have them easily accessible. Here are my go-to carry on essentials: