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Airplane Kit for Babies and Toddlers - Photo by McIninchStay sane during your flight with this airplane kit for babies and toddlers! Use this list to pack the right toys, gear, feeding and changing items to ensure a happy flight for you, your child (and your fellow passengers). The kit works for car or train travel too! Depending on your baby or toddler's age and needs, you may not need all of these items.

□   Car seat (Even if not booking a seat for baby – it can be gate checked) and/or CARES Restraint by Kids Fly Safe for children who weigh 22 – 44 pounds

□   Stroller (It can be gate-checked too)

□   Diapers (Enough to make it through the flight, plus 3 – 6 extra)

□   Diaper Cream (Tube must be smaller than 3.4 ounces due to airline regulations)

□   Diaper Wipes

□   Changing Pad (Disposable pads are great!)

□   Change of Clothes for Baby (And maybe one for you)

□   Plastic Bags for Soiled Diapers (Air sickness bags can be used for this as well)

□   Bottles (Enough to make it through the flight, plus 2 – 3 extra)

□   Nursing Cover-Up

□   Pacifiers (Plenty of ‘em stuffed in more than one bag to make retrieval easy)

□   Powdered Formula (Pre-measured into a plastic container with serving dividers)

□   Healthy Snacks

□   “Forbidden” Snacks

□   No-Spill Snack Container

□   A Sippy-Cup

□   Bib (Plastic-coated so it is easily wiped clean)

□   Baby Spoon

□   Baby Fork

□   Baby Food (In plastic containers – twice as much as you think you will need)

□   Baby Medications (Ibuprofen for sore ears and anything else baby may need)

□   Nose Aspirator (The blue booger-bulb for infants)

□   Digital Thermometer 

□   Travel DVD player or Smart Phone and Plenty of Kid Movies (And a couple “grown-up” movies for you in case the baby actually sleeps!)

□   3 – 9 Favorite Books (Depending on the length of the flight)

□   1 – 2 New Books

□   1 – 2 Favorite Small Toys

□   Cuddle Object (Favorite blankie or stuffed toy)

□   2 – 6 New Small Toys (You can gift wrap these for older toddlers to buy some time)

□   Pack of Fat, Triangular Crayons or Washable Markers and a Coloring Book

□   Stickers

□   Flash Cards, Lacing Cards or Other Compact Activity (For older toddlers)

Nearly all of these items can be found in the Travel Mamas Store.

Click here for a free printable Airplane Kit for Babies and Toddlers.