Must-Have Airplane Essentials For Kids In Hong Kong

What To Pack For Your Little Travelers

Packing For Flights For Kids HK

Flying with toddlers and young kids sure is an adventure for the entire family. Planning a trip also takes a lot of effort and that includes what to pack and what to bring on the flight! But have no fear, bookmark this guide of airplane essentials for your kids for your next trip – it’s everything you might want to consider packing for your fun flight ahead.

  • Airport Jetkids Stokke Singapore

    A Ride-On Suitcase

    Making Travel Fun For Kids

    In addition to serving as a convenient storage solution for all the essential items your children might require during a flight, a ride-on suitcase is a delightful necessity. It offers your kids the fun option to comfortably sit atop their luggage while waiting in the airport or you can also drag them when those little legs get tired.

    The Jetkids by Stokke is a ride-on suitcase that can turn an economy seat into a mini toddler bed for a restful flight! The sleep-on feature of BedBox is approved for use by multiple airlines.


    If you are looking for more ideas on where to get ride-on suitcases and other types click here for more!

  • Nuk Cleansing Wipes HK

    Anti-Bacterial Kids Cleansing Wipes

    Travel Essentials For Kids

    Having cleansing wipes is an absolute essential whenever traveling with kids, and you can use it to wipe down the airplane's seats, tables, and any accidental spillages that may happen! We suggest checking out Mannings as it has the Nuk Anti-Bacterial Wipes priced at HK$49 and come in packs of 5.

    Mannings - Various Locations,

    Other shops that sell child-friendly anti-bacterial cleansing wipes:

  • Uniqlo Kids Hoodie HK

    Hoodies, Light Jackets And Long-Sleeved Tops

    Stay Warm On Flights

    It is important to pack an extra hoodie or a long-sleeved top as the air gets cold in the cabin.

    Check out these places in Hong Kong for some affordable pieces that you can get:

    For more choices, click on for a more detailed list of where to get the Best Kids Clothing In Hong Kong.

  • Stokke Inflatable Airbed HK

    Inflatable Airbed

    Inflatable Travel Beds For Children Ages 3 And Up

    The Stokke JetKids CloudSleeper is an innovative travel solution for children aged three and older, offering an all-in-one inflatable bed that can be set up in under a minute thanks to its integrated pump.

    Ideal for families embarking on extended flights, this travel bed ensures your child's comfort while in the air. However, it's important to confirm with your airline beforehand as some may have specific regulations regarding the use of inflatable beds on board.

    Stokke -

  • Kids Sleep Mask HK

    Kids Light Blocking Sleep Mask

    Tools To Help Kids Sleep On A Long Flight

    Ideal for lengthy journeys and those easily disturbed by light, a high-quality sleeping mask can significantly enhance comfort for both parents and children. It ensures that your family can attain restful sleep even during an extended flight.

    We suggest this cute reusable Kids Light Block Sleep Mask from Fortress which is also washable and priced at HK$56.

    Other shops that sell light-block sleep masks:

  • Kikkerland Neck Pillow HK

    Kids Travel Neck Pillow

    Travel Essentials For Kids

    Ensure your children's comfort with the Kikkerland Neck Pillow available at Homeless. This versatile product doubles as a cozy toy and transforms into a supportive neck pillow, making it an excellent purchase. Available in three adorable designs—a whale, an elephant, or a unicorn—the pillow is priced at HK$350.

    Homeless - Various Locations,,

  • Sun Maid Mini Snack Pack

    Mini Snack Packs

    Munchies For The Flight

    Although most airlines do serve meals on board, it is always good to have a snack on hand just in case they need it in between meals (especially for long flights!).

    You can prepare your own but to save time, there are a huge variety of different snack packs out there - check out the Sun-Maid Raisin mini snack packs that you can find on iHerb or check out Baby Central that has even more choices. Other snack ideas: fruits, breadsticks, crackers, biscuits, vegetables cut into sticks.

    Check out these links on where to get a good range of snack packs:

  • Snack Containers

    Munchies On The Flight

    If you're preparing your own snacks for the flight; or to store leftovers, having a handy container is important to have in your kids travel bag.

    A fine choice for you to look into is the Babymoov Silicone Container set from Baby Central which is stackable AND foldable which makes it easy to store if you're not using it.

    Baby Central

    Other places where you can get snack containers are:

  • Bartholomew Bear HK

    Plushies And Stuffed Toys

    Travel Essentials For Kids

    Children often find solace and immense comfort in plush toys, which can be especially soothing for anxious little travelers during flights. A beloved stuffed animal can help them remain calm, encourage quiet time, and assist them in drifting off to sleep. The Jellycat Bartholomew Teddy from Baby Central is an excellent example of such a comforting companion for your child.

    Check out these places where to get comfort plushies and other cuddly toys for your kids:

  • Travel Activity Packs & Busy Books

    Keep Your Little Ones Busy

    Providing your children with a travel activity pack or a busy book (or quiet book) can be a game-changer for keeping boredom at bay during flights, offering endless amusement. Engaging with them in the various activities included in the pack can also serve as a fun bonding experience for the whole family. We especially love this quiet book from Litte Bean's Toy Chest and ship from Hong Kong.

    Here are our top picks of where to get travel activity packs and busy books that you can purchase in Hong Kong:

  • Water Bottles HK

    Water Bottles

    Stay Hydrated Throughout The Flight

    Children frequently become thirsty on flights, particularly when the cabin air is dry, and staying hydrated can also contribute to keeping them serene during the journey. With the plethora of water bottle choices available today—including straw cups, hydro flasks, stainless steel, and BPA-free options—there's a perfect bottle to suit every child's preference.

    Do keep in mind, however, that you'll need to empty any water bottles before passing through airport security.

    Click on for a more detailed list if you are wondering on where to get The Best Reusable Water Bottles In Hong Kong.

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