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If you’re searching for the most comfortable hoodie for travel and you’re not sure where to look, fear not! TFG readers share their favorites so you can stay warm and cozy on your travels. 

 


Most Comfortable Travel Hoodie

Written By: Tae Haahr


 

 

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Finding the best travel hoodie for your next trip is important. They’re an ideal addition to your wardrobe because you can layer them, put them on if you’re cold and shrug them off if you’re not. But finding the best one might be a bit of a challenge.

Luckily, we asked TFG readers to share their top picks for hoodies to pack along on their trips. And they have some awesome choices that you need to see!

 

 

Best Travel Hoodies

 

 

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J. Crew Everyday Cashmere Hoodie in Heather Grey | Sizes XXS-3X

 

Editor’s Pick: Everyday Cashmere Zip-front Travel Sweatshirt

 

The J.Crew Everyday Hoodie is made of an ultra-warm cashmere that’s soft and luxe. You can wear this while you’re traveling, at home, and it’s especially great for cooler destinations. If you need a little extra warmth, tuck it under a jacket or a coat (editor-in-chief Alex says it looks great under a leather moto jacket). Plus it’s size-inclusive (up to a 3X), so all shapes and sizes can enjoy it! Grab it in classic shades of black, navy and grey for a wardrobe staple.

Alternatively, you can also get it in a pull-over style. Alex always packs her J Crew Tippi Sweater as her in-flight layer!

 

Read our J Crew Tippi sweater review and find out why this item is a must-have!

 

 

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Columbia Women’s Bryce Canyon in Coral Bloom Stripe

 

Columbia Travel Hoodie Women’s Plus Size

 

If you’re looking for a cozy pull-over hoodie that has plus sizes for your next trip, then look no further than the Columbia Bryce Canyon sweater. Wearers share that it is super cute, runs true-to-size, has soft material and keeps you warm. With a variety of shades to choose from, and a slightly longer back to cover you as you bend and stretch, this hoodie is a travel MUST!

 

You’ll want to look your best when you travel! Read my travel tips to Pack Light Stylishly!

 

 

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Columbia Benton Springs II Long Hoodie in Black

 

Columbia Women’s Benton Springs II Long Hoodie 

 

With over 1,000 five-star reviews, this is definitely the ultimate travel hoodie. Its cozy fleece is made of 100% polyester and gives a flattering look, but still has enough room for you to wear something underneath. With two color options and sizes from XS – XL this is an option for all figures.

The long line cut of this hoodie skims over the hips and won’t ride up. And the deep neck hood is perfect for snuggling into against the cold. If you want something to keep you warm and fashionable, it’s worth taking a look at.

 

Check out the best waterproof jackets for stylish travel!

 

 

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The North Face Crescent Pullover in Rumba Red 

 

The North Face Crescent Hooded Pullover

 

The Crescent Hooded Pullover is another ideal choice by The North Face. While it is a previous season style, it has a sleek design – especially for a fleece hoodie. It features fashionable plaid prints, perfect for your fall trip. Plus, you can keep your hands warm in the secure-zip hand pockets.

 

Read these tips on how to pack a bulky winter jacket in a suitcase!

 

 

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Icebreaker Merino Quantum Long Sleeve Hoodie in Gritstone Heather

 

Icebreaker Merino Travel Hoodie

 

Made of Merino wool (one of our favorite travel fabrics), the Icebreaker Quantum is the ideal summer hoodie choice due to its ventilated and gusseted areas giving you breathable wear. One TFG reader shared that this choice is “pretty thin but still provides sufficient warmth.” 

It has zippered pockets so your precious essentials won’t fall out during a plane journey. But we love that it has thumb holes at the end of the sleeves, and how the sleeves fold at the end to create a mitten! Genius if you’re caught in cold weather!

It’s also available in black.

 

Here are eight different ways to wear a scarf when you travel!

 

 

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The North Face Shelbe Raschel Hoodie in Garnet Red

 

The North Face Shelbe Raschel Travel Hoodie Jacket

 

We just love our North Face hoodies, and the Shelbe Raschel is another awesome choice for your next trip—especially if you’re going to be spending some time in the great outdoors. It is fleece on the inside and made of wind and water-resistant fabric on the outside. The hardest pick will be which of the many shades to choose from, but we adore the deep garnet red!

 

Here are the best down jackets for travel!

 

 

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The North Face Crescent Wrap in Urban Navy Multi Crescent Heather

 

The North Face Women’s Crescent Wrap

 

The North Face Crescent Wrap is a super cute hoodie that’s perfect for your next trip. With a stylish and unique wrap design that is guaranteed to bring in the compliments. Available in various prints and colors, you’ll definitely be able to match it to your wardrobe. It’s the ideal choice if you’re looking for something that can be layered.

 

Here’s the list of the best rain jacket for Ireland according to our readers!

 

 

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Lululemon Nulu Hooded Jacket in Diamond Dye Pitch Grey

 

Lululemon Nulu Travel Hooded Jacket

 

Our fearless TFG editor says that she used this Lululemon Nulu jacket as her travel hoodie and workout sweater nonstop for over a decade. She shared, “It was the only hoodie I owned and when it was finally donated, it was still in excellent shape. It’s an awesome investment. No need to own more than one.”

Its buttery-soft Nulu fabric is sweat-wicking and lightweight, adding a ‘barely-there’ comfort but keeping you warm and stylish at the same time. Available in four color options, this is a perfect capsule piece to add to any wardrobe.

 

Find out the layering piece you need in your wardrobe!

 

 

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The North Face TKA Glacier Zip Hoodie in New Taupe Green/Black

 

The North Face Women’s TKA Glacier Full Zip Hoodie

 

There is nothing warmer than a North Face fleece hoodie, and the TKA Glacier is no exception. This one is especially great because it has space to keep your hands warm, and you can take off the hood if you want. 

Available in more colors than we can dream of, the fleece is 100% post-consumer recycled, so it’s environmentally friendly too! To pack this bad boy, use a packing cube to compress the bulk!

 

Here the best winter jackets for outdoor adventures!

 

 

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SCOTTeVEST Chloe Glow in Midnight | XS-XL and M1-M4

 

SCOTTeVEST Chloe Glow – Plus Sizes

 

The SCOTTeVEST Chloe Glow is the ultimate pickpocket-proof hoodie. It has a massive number of pockets (18 to be exact), but it definitely doesn’t look like anti-theft clothing. It’s versatile, stylish and perfect for travel. And, if you want a little extra protection, pair it with a bra stash.

Available in a full range of sizes. It comes in four colors and has features we didn’t know we needed in a hoodie, such as an eyeglass cleaning chamois, detachable key chain, and water bottle holder.

 

The Secret Sweater is here!

 

 

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Pacsafe Travel Hoodie With Pockets in Heather Charcoal

 

Pacsafe Women’s Transit Hoodie

 

The Pacsafe Transit Travel Hoodie with hidden pockets is made from odor-free and antibacterial treated fabric, so it can be worn more and washed less. It’s the perfect addition to your long-haul flight experience with 11 pockets to organize your belongings (including one RFID-protected one). 

One TFG reader shares that they “really like this hoodie.” Another one adds that the “Pacsafe hoodies and vests look amazing.”

 

We’ve put together the perfect guide to help you choose the best fall coats you can wear on the road!

 

 

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BOMBAX Travel Hoodie with Neck Pillow in Black

 

BOMBAX Travel Jacket Hoodie

 

If you’re looking for the ideal pick to compliment your carry-on only style, then take a peek at the BOMBAX Travel Jacket Hoodie. It’s ultra functional with multiple pockets, making it perfect for organizing your things. 

Of the 16 fabulous features, we love that it has an inflatable, detachable neck pillow and built-in eye mask. Snoozing on a long haul flight just got way more comfortable! It doesn’t necessarily have the best ratings, but we’re assured that it has a very cute, slim fit.

 

See what our readers ranked as the best packable rain jacket to travel with!

 

 

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Woolx Zoey Full Zip Compact Travel Hoodie in Black

 

Woolx Zoey Full Zip Heavyweight Merino Wool Hoodie

 

The Woolx Zoey hoodie is a great pick for those cooler climates. It’s made with Merino wool that wicks moisture and fights odors. Long sleeves and thumb holes give it a cozy, sporty edge. A great option for layering, the charcoal or black can compliment any outfit.

It’s made of a truly warm fabric that’s soft, durable and perfect for layering. One TFG reader shares, “It’s form fitting, very flattering and fits great under my jackets.”

 

Find out why we love these lightweight jackets!

 

 

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Uniqlo AlRism UV Long Sleeve Hoodie in Navy

 

Uniqlo AlRism UV Long Sleeve Hoodie

 

The Uniqlo AlRism is the ideal choice for sunny destinations because it has cool touch fabric, quick-drying technology, and UV components built-in. Not-to-mention it has cute, bright colors. One TFG reader shared, “I have this SPF hoodie in grey. It ticks all the boxes!”

 

Find out why a circle scarf is one of the most popular styles!

 

 

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Athleta Baja UPF Jacket in Bright White

 

Athleta Baja UPF Womens Travel Hoodies

 

The Athleta Baja UPF Jacket is a top pick best travel sweatshirt for one TFG reader! With bright colors, thumb holes and a quirky dip hem, we can see why! 

They say “I bought this as a last minute purchase for my trip this past August to Germany, Austria, Switzerland. It turned out to be the best purchase! I wore it almost daily, it was great alone or for layering. I was hesitant to spend this much money on a lightweight jacket but it proved to be a great purchase and I’m so glad I bought it!” She does warn that it does run a tad big, so check the size chart before you buy. You can get it in regular, tall, and petite.

 

Find out why and how to wear a leather jacket on your next trip!

 

 

Comfortable Travel Hoodie Comparison Chart

 

BRAND | MODEL FEATURES | REVIEWS RATING | PRICE
J. Crew Everyday cashmere zip-front hoodie The J.Crew Everyday Hoodie is made of an ultra-warm cashmere that’s soft and luxe. Check Price
Columbia Women's Bryce Canyon It is super cute, runs true-to-size, has soft material and keeps you warm. Check Price
Columbia Benton Springs II Long Hoodie Its cozy fleece is made of 100% polyester and gives a flattering look, but still has enough room for you to wear something underneath. Check Price
The North Face Crescent Hooded Pullover It features fashionable plaid prints, perfect for your fall trip. Plus, you can keep your hands warm in the secure-zip hand pockets. Check Price
Icebreaker Merino Quantum Long Sleeve Zip Hoodie “Pretty thin but still provides sufficient warmth.”  Check Price
The North Face Shelbe Raschel Hoodie It is fleece on the inside and made of wind and water-resistant fabric on the outside. ` Check Price
The North Face Women's Crescent Wrap With a stylish and unique wrap design that is guaranteed to bring in the compliments. Check Price
Lululemon Nulu Hooded Define Jacket “It was the only hoodie I owned and when it was finally donated, it was still in excellent shape. It’s an awesome investment. No need to own more than one.” Check Price
The North Face TKA Glacier Full Zip Hoodie This one is especially great because it has space to keep your hands warm, and you can take off the hood if you want.  Check Price
SCOTTeVEST Chloe Glow It’s versatile, stylish and perfect for travel. And, if you want a little extra protection, pair it with a bra stash. Check Price
Pacsafe Women's Travel Hoodie with Pockets “Pacsafe hoodies and vests look amazing.” Check Price
BOMBAX Travel Hoodie with Neck Pillow We love that it has an inflatable, detachable neck pillow and built-in eye mask. Check Price
Woolx Zoey Full Zip Compact Travel Hoodie “It’s form fitting, very flattering and fits great under my jackets.” Check Price
Uniqlo AlRism UV Long Sleeve Hoodie “I have this SPF hoodie in grey. It ticks all the boxes!” Check Price
Athleta Baja UPF Jacket “I bought this as a last minute purchase for my trip this past August to Germany, Austria, Switzerland. It turned out to be the best purchase!" Check Price

 

 

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Compass Rose Packing Cubes

 

How to Pack Your Sweatshirt

 

If you don’t plan on wearing your sweatshirt on the plane, one way to organize it and all your travel wardrobe are by using packing cubes. The Compass Rose packing cubes have a numbering and color system so it’s easy to identify where everything is! The video below demonstrates this.

 

Learn our hacks with packing cubes in the video above!

 

We also put together a five-part YouTube series showing the different methods to use packing cubes for travel. If you use this specific packing strategy, packing cubes can also compress your belongings. This is the secret to traveling carry-on only.

 

 


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