The Only 39 Road Trip Songs You’ll Ever Need

Bring on that horizon, baby, you’ve got tunes for miles.

39. “Send Me on My Way” — Rusted Root

Buckle up, ‘cause you’re on your way!

38. “Ways to Go” — Grouplove

37. “Girls Fast Cars” — The Wombats

36. “Miracle Mile” — Cold War Kids

35. “Highway to Hell” — AC/DC

Ugh, you just realized how long you’ll be on the road.

34. “Life in the Fast Lane” — The Eagles

Solution: hit the gas!

33. “I’ve Been Everywhere” — Johnny Cash

32. “Red Dirt Road” — Brooks and Dunn

31. “Born to Be Wild” — Steppenwolf

“Head out on the highway, lookin’ for adventure.”

What this song lacks in a punny-road-trip title, it makes up for with a Wild Hogs-esque music video and pedal-to-the-metal lyric power.

30. “90 Miles an Hour Down a Dead End Street” — Hank Snow

What not to do on your road trip.

29. “I Drove All Night” — Celine Dion

By now maybe it’s getting a little late. Don’t worry, Celine’s gotchu.

28. “Shut Up and Drive” — Rihanna

You’re right, that’s enough talking.

27. “Start Me Up” — The Rolling Stones

26. “Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car” — Billy Ocean

25. “Mud On the Tires” — Brad Paisley

Sometimes road trips just have to get down and dirty.

24. “Mustang Sally” — The Commitments

23. “Gas Pedal” — Sage the Gemini

You’ve been sitting for a while now, so maybe it’s time for a twerk break to stretch the legs.

22. “Six Days on the Road” — Dave Dudley

21. “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” — The Proclaimers

Channel your inner Marshall and Ted and crank this one way up.

20. “Life is a Highway” — Tom Cochrane

19. “Route 66” — The Rolling Stones

Get your kicks, man.

18. “Radar Love” — Golden Earring

17. “Ridin’” — Chamillionaire

16. “Paradise by the Dashboard Light — Meatloaf

This one’s great if you stop for a little roadside hanky panky in the middle of your trip.

15. “Ramblin’ Man” — The Allman Brothers

14. “Greased Lightning” — Grease

13. “Ocean Avenue” — Yellowcard

12. “A Thousand Miles” — Vanessa Carlton

11. “Hitchin’ a Ride” — Green Day

10. “Fun, Fun, Fun” — The Beach Boys

Till your daddy takes your T-Bird away.

9. “Where the Streets Have No Name” — U2

8. “I Ran (So Far Away)” — Flock of Seagulls

7. “The Distance” — Cake

You’re starting to see the light at the end of tunnel!

6. “Runnin’ Down a Dream” — Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

5. “Interstate Love Song” — Stone Temple Pilots

4. “No Sleep ‘Til Brooklyn” — The Beastie Boys

3. “Hit the Road, Jack” — Ray Charles

2. “Chasing Cars” — Snow Patrol

1. AND FINALLY… “Home” — Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Congratulations, you made it! AND heard some sweet jams on the way.

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