9 Songs That Will Make the Perfect Travel Playlist

Everyone enjoys a dose of good music while traveling. Music also proves to be one of the most effective stress busters for people around the world!

Feeling airsick? Listen to some music. Getting bored on a nine-hour long journey? Listen to some good music. Walking to have your favorite chocolate waffle at the Eiffel tower? Get some company listening to your much handy playlist! It is practically the solution to all your travelling journeys – whether it’s a 5-minute walk or a ten hour-long flight.

So, here we have a list of 9 songs that will make up for your perfect travel playlist!

1. Sky Full of Stars – Coldplay
Coldplay is a widely loved and appreciated band by people all around the globe. Be it their crisp and intense music or the bright coloured setting for a live performance. This song can truly fit for any given situation – whether you need a source of motivation to keep going, or for just unwinding!

2. Dil Cahata Hai – Shankar Mahadevan
One of Bollywood’s most memorable, this is a song to make you groove. The upbeat sound, the lighthearted fun lyrics will make you want to move to the groove wherever you are! Not to mention the road trip factor that makes it apt for a travel playlist!

3. Bloom – The Paper Kites
Released by the indie rock band in 2010, The Paper Kites started gaining popularity with this song with only one single video released online, this song is sweet toned and a perfect classic, lyrically. One can listen to it at any time of the day and enjoy the serenity of the song.

4. Hey Jude – Beatles
This ever so classic mix of rock and pop, The Beatles can brighten you up in your worst of moods. This song, not only one of their biggest hit of all times, surely aces the list of our most favorites.

5. Khwabon Ke Parindey – Mohit Chauhan
The lyrics of this song are what will make you want put it on repeat. A beautiful composition, it will encourage you to be optimistic throughout the day! Especially in the morning when you’re taking a walk outside or setting out on a road journey, this song will sooth you down for the rest of the day.

6. Maahi Ve – AR Rahman
Sung by the legend himself, this song will set the tone of a traveller into one with enthusiasm and love for the artist! Mr. A.R. Rahman will make you fall in love with yourself and with the destination you are travelling to.

7. See you Again – Wiz Khalifa ft Charlie Puth

If you’re in a mood for some epic pop-rap, this should definitely be in your playlist! ‘See You Again’ is a song that one can listen to if you are missing your friends or family. If you do not have access to telephone, or are not able to get through your loved one, this song is sure to make you feel better and brighter about the day.

8. Budapest – George Ezra
Also one of the largest cities in the European Union, this song is a fabulous Folk rock composition. The well thought-of video, it highlights for us the mere difference between inaction and inactivity. A nicely put-together piece, Budapest is sure to be in our travel playlist!

9. Sweet home Alabama  РLynyrd Skynyrd
A classic composition of the late 90’s, this song defines the controversial classic rock genre for us all. The starting line itself “Big wheels keep on turning” will create a sense of joy within the space of the mood you are listening to the song in.

Written by Srijita