10 of the best travel toys for babies

Looking to embark on a family adventure but worried about how your little one will cope on the journey? Travelling with babies can be a daunting experience, but choosing the right travel toys can make all the difference. From soothing rattles to interactive play mats, I’ve rounded up 10 of the best travel toys for babies that will keep them entertained and engaged throughout the journey. So, whether you’re planning a road trip or taking to the skies, read on for some top travel toy recommendations that will help make your next trip stress-free and enjoyable for your little one.

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If you feel these toys are a little too young for your child, check out – 10 of the best travel toys for toddlers

10 of my favourite travel toys for babies on the market.

1. Soft Crinkle Books – £9.99

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Read these animal tail-themed cloth books with your baby, and let your baby get close to nature and animals. Made of non-toxic, safe, and high-quality materials, with super durability and strong stitching power. Each book is equipped with a fabric Velcro loop, which can be easily fixed on a stroller or car seat. Suitable for babies from birth, they’ll have fun feeling the textures.

2. LAMAZE Pippin the Puppy Baby Toy – £5.99

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Lamaze’s mini range is perfect for an on-the-go baby toy. Compact soft baby toys that feature all of the sensory and fun features of the classic range. Suitable for babies from birth. Perfect to support your little one’s tactile skills development.

This cute soft toy includes a fun baby rattle and surprise squeaking and crinkle sounds, as well as Lamaze’s signature fun colours and contrasting patterns for visual stimulation

3. Wrist Rattle & Foot Finder Socks – £9.99

travel toys for babies

Entice your little ones with these wrist rattles and foot-finder socks. Each one has bells inside that jingle when the baby moves. The wrists rattles attach with simple Velcro, easy to put on and off. Made of high-quality and eco-friendly material and non-toxic. Soft material and lightweight great for travelling with.

Helps with strengthening colour cognition, vision and hearing development as well as voice development.

4. Collapsible Mirror and Sensory Toy – £11.99

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These tummy time mirrors are great for plane travel to sit on the lap table. They teach your little one how different things feel by touch with these soft high contrast toys. Suitable from birth, they offer lots of options for play with 6 sides to choose from.

5. Bright Starts Teethe & Read Soft Book – £6.49

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A great toy for those teething babies. The soft pages are made with teething corners so they can self-soothe sore gums. Little hands can easily grip this take-along toy and look through the brightly coloured pages.

6. Baby Einstein Zen’s Sensory Play Plush – £9.97

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Spark your baby’s curiosity with a mirror, rattle, and varied textures to play with. Helping aid in vision development with high-contrast colours and patterns. Stimulates baby’s senses and promotes cognitive development Crinkle sounds for baby to explore. Wipeable for easy cleaning on the go.

7. Red Kite Spiraloo Twisty Activity Toy – £8.49

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Suitable from birth, a great addition to strollers and car seats. Fits all strollers, car seats and cots with its universal design. Lots of toys for your baby to kick, grab and feel. The perfect travel toy for babies for a long car journey.

8. Surplex Baby Sensory Montessori Toy – £13.50

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A multi-sensory baby toy, ideal for babies a little older. With so many ways to play, such as pressing, popping, chewing, and shaking rattles. Encourage and support fine and gross motor skills, hand-eye coordination, and sensory exploration.

9. Vtech Little Singing Puppy Educational Baby – £14.99

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This educational toy contains three light-up buttons which will help your baby learn numbers, feelings and lots of fun phrases. Pressing the light up buttons enhances fine motor skill development and his soft huggable body encourages tactile stimulation. Suitable from 3 months.

10. Black and White High Contrast Baby Sensory Toys – £6.99

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The cloth book is designed double-sided, with 12 different patterns for babies to recognize, it helps the baby to improve visual and cognitive ability. Made of high-quality cloth material, safe and non-toxic, durable and washable.

10 of the best travel toys for babies

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