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When it comes to jet-setting in style, cozy is key — and that’s especially true when you’re looking for the best pants for traveling. Gone are the days of skinny jeans and other circulation-cutting bottoms — at least for now. Until jeggings come back around (let’s hope it’s more than a few trend cycles away), we’re enjoying the extra leg room that loose and comfortable bottoms have to offer, especially for travel.
Whether you’re planning a road trip or hopping on a plane, we’ve rounded up the best pants to wear while weaving through terminals or driving long stretches. From slacks and sweats to cargos and everything in between, some of our travel-friendly favorites include Frankie Shop (seen on J Lo), Ugg’s Selena Gomez-loved silhouette (yes, they also make pants!), and Hailey Bieber‘s Wardrobe.NYC collaboration.
1. Aviator Nation Bolt Sweatpants
We present the ultimate airport bottom, sweatpants. Hayden Panettiere, the actress, was seen at the airport in these Aviator Nation Bolt sweats. However, a similar version from the laid-back brand is also available. These sweats have an interior drawstring tie closure, cinched sleeves and a lightning bolt print.
Aviator Nation Bolt Sweatpants
2. Frankie Shop Hailey Wool-Blend Cargo Pants
Jennifer Lopez shows a great start to her career with a quick style. Vogue Interview: 73 Questions Frankie Shop cargo trousers are a high-elevated, ultra-elevated variant of the classic baggy skater pant we all love. High-rise, cut for a relaxed fit, tapered at the hem and made with a wool-blend fabric that’s ideal for the cool-weather season.
Frankie Shop Hailey Wool-Blend Cargo Pants
3. Les Tien Straight-Leg Cotton-Jersey Sweatpants
Gigi Hadid was seen walking around New York wearing these unisex sweatpants from Les Tien. The pants are garment-dyed, brushed and have a vintage look. They also feature a comfortable elasticated drawstring waistband and “puddle” at the hem.
Les Tien Straight-Leg Cotton-Jersey Sweatpants
4. Athleta the Endless Pant
B Corp brand Athleta’s new Endless Pant was designed for women on the go. These fashionable, functional bottoms come in regular, tall, and petite sizes. They are made from recycled polyester and spandex and offer the perfect amount stretch and comfort.
Athleta: The Endless Pant
5. Ugg Terri Cozy Knit Wide Leg Pants
Selena Gomez was spotted wearing Ugg wide-leg pants. This pull-on style is available in grey or cream and features an elasticized waistband, soft terry fabric and wide-leg silhouette. These can be worn on travel days, or when you’re relaxing at your final destination.
Ugg Terri Cozy Knit Wide Leg Pants
6. Beyond Yoga All Day Flare High Wisted Pants
The disco pants are made to be worn every day. Beyond Yoga’s throwback-inspired flared leggings are a unique athleisure option, allowing you to race through your day with ease — all while feeling a little more dressed up than your typical workout gear.
Beyond Yoga All Day Flare High Waisted Pants
7. Onirike Parachute Pants
Gen Z revived this iconic ’90s pant, first made popular by R&B legend Aaliyah. This trend is not slowing down so get your feet in the fashion with these Onirike parachute trousers, which are made of lightweight, non-stretch, breathable fabric.
ONIRIKE Womens Parachute Pants
8. Allbirds R&R Sweatpant
Allbirds’ ridiculously comfortable R&R sweats live up to their name, thanks to the cozy (and eco-minded) blend of organic pima cotton, hemp and Tencel. They feature a slim fit and tapered leg, so they’re ideal for travelers who prefer a comfy, structured look.
Allbirds R&R Sweatpant
9. Wardrobe.NYC. Hailey Bieber Wide Legged Track Sweatpants
Given that Hailey Bieber is the style star of the moment, it makes complete sense that she would collaborate with a brand to produce a pant that’s perfect for her zillions of street-style photoshoots. These sweatpants, which she created with luxury essentials label Wardrobe.NYC have a wide-leg silhouette. They also feature convertible zip ankle cuffs.
Wardrobe.NYC Hailey Bieber Wide Legged Track Sweatpants
10. The Row Gala Wide Leg Wool Pants
An investment piece from a luxury brand was spotted on Jennifer Lawrence. The Row Caleti Pants were sold out, but these Gala Pants are equally elegant, with a pull-on elasticized waistband and travel-friendly features like an elasticized waistband.
The Row Gala Wide Leg Wool Pants