6 Of The Best Strollers To Use For Travel

(Last Updated On: April 24, 2017)

Traveling is part and parcel of our day to day lives and sometimes it is something we cannot avoid. It can be a family vacation, a trip to the grand parents’ house, friend’s barbecue, overseas location etc. If you have a baby, you can’t leave them behind hence you definitely need a stroller to make your movement faster and easier.

The type of stroller you need will depend on various factors like how much space you have to store it, how many items do you need to carry around, what is the weather like, how old is the infant, what is your means of transportation, what is your sense of style etc. Here are some you can consider with each tailored towards a specific advantage or perk you prefer.

1. Summer Infant 3Dlite Convenience Stroller

This is a number best seller on Amazon with thousands of positive reviews. It is a durable and stylish with a 12-pound frame making it be super lightweight but still durable. The large seat area has a 5 point safety harness. The open design makes it easy for you to access the large storage basket or recline to an almost flat position when you need to. If the weather is sunny and you want to protect your baby from the harmful rays, it has a pop out visor.

Other great perks are the inclusion of cup holders, hand-grips are contoured foam and a wide variety of colors.

Biggest complaints (Cons):

i) A small number of customers experienced varied mechanical issues with their strollers.


2. Graco Fastaction Baby Jogger Travel System

It comes with a Graco Snug Ride Click Connect 35 infant car seat which is rear facing and suitable for infants from 4 – 35 pounds and up to 32 inches. The one second one hand fold is great for the moms on the go. It is very easy to assemble, unfold and re-fold. Perfect for those who travel on foot or like taking walks.

Biggest customer complaints (Cons):

i) It is quite heavy hence no convenient for all purpose use and loading it into the car.

ii) The size of it will require a larger trunk space hence suitable for parents with SUVs.


3. Chicco Bravo Trio Travel System.

It has three unique modes of use to adapt to your changing travel needs as your baby gets older. The first mode is to function as a light weight car seat carrier very suitable for young infants by always being in the KeyFit. When the baby starts being able to sit and see the world, you can then move to the second mode where it functions as a travel system. Here the baby will still ride in the KeyFit but also has the ability to sit up. The 3rd mode is a dull featured toddler stroller for everyday travel. In short, it comes with a stroller, car seat and one seat base.

One thing that most customers love about this product is the ease of setting up. The height adjustable handle is a big plus since with just the push of a couple of buttons the handle bar can be adjusted.

(Cons)/Biggest customer complaints:

i) A small number had varied mechanical issues

ii) A few said it was heavier than expected.


4. GB Pockit Stroller

Its two step folding technique makes it easy for you to switch from pushing to carrying in seconds. It can stand by itself when folded making it perfect when you want to put it aside at your favorite cafe or restaurant.

It is the world’s smallest folded stroller according to the Guinness Book of World Records. It can fold down into a handbag-shaped package which weighs less than 11 pounds. It can fit into any overhead compartment or under the seat in front of you when you take a flight.

Cons/Biggest customer complaints:

i) The sun shade is really small and doesn’t do the job effectively.

ii) Some claim the folding is not as easy as advertised.

iii) It feels flimsy when handles are extended.


5. Hot Mom 3 in 1 Travel system and Bassinet Combo

If you are into traveling in the most stylish way, this is for you. It has a perfect egg seat complete with 100% PU leather design giving a luxurious appearance. It comes with a professional stroller seat and independent sleep bassinet. It works with the Maxi-Cosi CabrioFix and maxi-cosi mico max 30 infant car seat. An adapter can be shipped if you need one.

Cons/Biggest customer complaints:

i) The stroller is quite bulky

ii) Some had issues folding the stroller.


6. Kolcraft Cloud Lightweight Stroller

This is travel friendly stroller weighing under 12 pounds with a compact fold. It has a 3 tier extended canopy for maximum UV coverage. It holds children up to 50 pounds. In terms of storage it has an accessible basket to hold all the items needed for your little one and has a parent tray with two drink holders plus extra storage.

Cons/Biggest customer complaints:

i) Feels cheap

ii) Drink holder doesn’t fit different common drink containers.

iii) Not compact.


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