These days more families tend to be fortunate enough to travel quite often. While being away from home on a vacation could provide parents and children with a lot of fun, there are certain things that can never be left behind. The car seat is one of them. Bringing one along can prove to be quite troublesome, but a handy travel bag can help to solve arising issues effectively.
If you are one of those parents who need to take along your baby car seat wherever you go, below you will find five different travel bag options to choose from.
Jeep Car Seat Travel Bag:
Made of nylon, this travel bag is designed with a universal fit; meaning, it can fit in almost all types of car seats regardless of their sizes. It carries a dimension of 20″ (length) x 29″ (height) x 18″ (depth). One of its main functions is to prevent your car seat from dirt and damage. It is a necessary item to bring along while traveling, as you can keep your car seat along with a lot of extra stuff in it with ease.
Once you’ve inserted the car seat into the bag, you can either carry it on your back or roll it behind you.
J.L. Childress Ultimate Car Seat Travel Bag:
This travel bag can accommodate different models of car seats including the Britax Marathon convertible. There is still plenty of room available after inserting the seat, so you can always add in anything you want, such as diapers, toys and baby toiletries. The good part is after all these things have been inserted into the bag, you can still zip it up easily. This makes it perfect for any modes of travel including via the airplane.
If you use it to keep a rear facing seat, you will find that there will be so much room left in it. Having this said, you can actually use the bag to keep some of your child’s necessities. For instance, if you insert a rear facing seat with its base, you can still add in sixty diapers, a small sling bag containing baby belongings and even some blankets. You will be amazed at how spacious the bag is. Simply said, you can actually use this bag as your secondary luggage.
JL Childress Gate Check Bag for Car Seats:
This travel bag is compatible with various car seats such as Britax, Perego, Cosco, Recaro, Evenflo, Century and many others. Manufactured in red, it can be easily spotted from far away, thus eliminating the likelihood of losing it in the middle of rushing out to catch your plane. The material is comprised of nylon, but it is durable enough to hold a gigantic car seat plus some other items.
This bag comes with an adjustable lock, a webbing handle and a convenient segment to place your name. When not in use, you can fold it really quickly and insert it into a small, readily available rectangular pouch measuring 4 inches x 9 inches. When it’s fully opened, it has a dimension of 34 inches x 18 inches x 18 inches.
BRICA Cover Guard Car Seat Travel Tote:
This car seat travel bag is water resistant and made of durable polyester that prevents your car seat from damaging external factors particularly dirt and moisture. There are two modes of transportation for this bag, i.e. carrying it on your back or rolling it behind you.
It has a very long zipper that allows a very spacious opening. This simplifies the effort of loading and unloading your car seat. It also comes with a complete “Stuff ‘n Go” compartments, giving you more room to put your stuff other than the car seat.
The handle is easy to manoeuvre and it provides a nice grip. Apart from that, the bag is specially designed in a forward-tilt manner so that when pulling it behind you, you don’t need to bend or stoop. If you want to carry it on your back, you can use the readily available padded shoulder straps. This bag comes with wheels, but rest assured that they won’t dig into your skin as they’re located opposite to standard totes.
JL Childress Wheelie Car Seat Travel Bag, Black:
This is the bag that you should bring along when gate checking your car seat or when you want to bring it into the plane with you. When you take it into the passenger’s area with you, there won’t be any charges imposed as this has always been one of the rules respected by most airplane companies and their crew members.
Hopefully now you’ve gotten a better idea on which travel bags for car seats to choose from. With this, I rest my case.