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    19 Useful Travel Coffee Products (Because It's *Always* Coffee O'Clock)

    A mobile espresso maker, reaaally good canned iced lattes, caffeinated chocolate, and more to satisfy your caffeine needs on the fly.

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    1. An AeroPress you can fit over a coffee mug and take with you to work, camping, on vacation, or most anywhere for delicious coffee when you need it, you want it, oh baby.


    It's also phthalate- and BPA-free! S/o to my coworkers Bill and Tabitha at my old job for using these and tipping me off to their wonderful existence. And if the below review doesn't convince you check out my full writeup on why the AeroPress is fantastic.

    Promising review: "I'm a total coffee snob. I buy the right beans, use only tested methods to brew my coffee (using Bialetti exclusively for years now) and think Starbucks is subpar coffee. I learned about this from Tim Ferriss, an internationally know biohacker. He recommended it so I took a chance. IF YOU LOVE DEEP, RICH, NON-BITTER coffee then look no further. It's for those satisfied with 1–2 8 oz. cups of delicious brew to sip on, not the Venti drinkers who gulp it down. This is like a fine liquor that you sip and enjoy. You can use regular ground beans too. No special grind or beans. It's super easy to clean. Yes, super easy." —Knesebeck

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95.

    2. Or a travel coffee press minus the grit and grime for caffeine devotees who don't have the time for a coffee machine to drip into a travel mug before they head out the door!


    It makes 10 oz. of coffee and holds 15 oz. BPA-, BPS-, and phthalate-free.

    Promising review: "It looks like your seemingly average everyday coffee travel mug but you'll quickly realize that not all coffee travel mugs are created equal, especially this travel press. I've had mine fore a year and it works as good as the first time. Brew it, plunge it, screw it, forget about it for hours if you want to, it won't over-brew. Hot coffee when you want it. Perfect for hectic lifestyles, on the go types, and people have more frequent flyer miles than they know what to do with. I bought this mug for five people as gifts and they are all rejoicing back to me. Don't think on it another second. If you're busy and passionate about good coffee, this is what you want." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $32.90+ (available in seven color combos and also with a tea press).

    3. A single-serving maker that'll easily fit over your regular (or travel) mug if you'd rather not bother with anything nearing a fancy contraption.


    Brews a single cup of coffee to any desired strength, in as little as 30 seconds.

    Promising review: "I bought this because I often stay at peoples' houses to watch their dogs while on vacation and I needed a way to make coffee since not everyone has a coffee maker. This thing is great! It is small and compact, so easy to toss in a bag and go. I typically make the coffee directly into my travel mug. I do at times get a bit of sediment in the bottom of my mug, but that's my fault as my coffee grinder is cheap and doesn't grind evenly. It is easy to clean, just dump the grounds and rinse and then let dry for the next morning. This is saving me money because now I'm not tempted to stop and buy coffee every morning on the way to work." —ajoya

    Get it from Amazon for $5.56.

    4. Reusable coffee pods can fit most Keurig machines so you can rest assured that your fave coffee will be in your hotel room... because you brought it!


    They're BPA-free and dishwasher-safe!

    Promising review: "Works perfect! Just what we needed for our travel trailer, no need to store so many K-cups, can make up the night before and have ready for morning brewing....LOVE them!!!" —Brenda Smith

    Get four from Amazon for $9.95.

    5. And a cult-status coffee grinder you could travel with in case you need freshly ground beans every. single. time.


    It isn't tiny but it isn't HUGE, so you can pack it for your travels!

    Promising review: "We have a 12 year old Krups grinder that is still working well and wanted another one for our camper. We were delighted to find the same model. The current version has a shorter cord (I like that) and my husband thinks the blades are better. But that could be because our old baby has been working hard for a long time. The old one will travel with us in the camper and we are thrilled with the new one for our kitchen. Love that it now comes in black, too! Super product for a great price." —A.J.

    Get it from Amazon for $18.94.

    6. Vietnamese coffee pour-over packets with everything you need (they require zero refrigeration) so you'll be set while camping, taking that road trip, whatever!


    Each kit includes the pour-over holder, coffee, and shelf-stable sweetened condensed milk.

    Promising review: "I am a coffee lover and tried Copper Cow on the recommendation of a friend and loved it. I work in an office that only has a Keurig machine and this was some of the best coffee I've had and is a much needed improvement from the Keurig coffee I'm used to. I also travel frequently and it was really convenient to have with me. I plan on ordering some for my coworkers!" —Jimmy

    Get a five-pack from Amazon for $14.99.

    7. A pair of Contigo travel mugs to keep your brew toasty and INSIDE the mug 'til you're ready to pour it down your throat. Why? Because it automatically seals between sips!


    The double-wall vacuum-insulated stainless steel keeps beverages hot for 5 hours or cold for 12 hours.

    Promising review: "I've looked for years for the perfect travel mug. I've bought dozens over the years. Either they were too big to fit under my Keurig, lid wasn't leak-proof or leak-resistant, lost heat too quickly, wouldn't fit in my car cup holder properly, or they weren't microwavable. Well, these aren't microwaveable either, but they're the best I've used so far. I am so confident in these that I am comfortable popping it in my bag and knowing it's not going to leak. Think I'm going to buy another set for the office." —Valerie

    Get them from Amazon for $22.49+ (available in six color combos).

    8. Or perhaps a magnetized self-stirring mug that'll fit in your car's cup holder if you're someone who likes a little coffee with your cream and find the stuff settles once you get stuck in traffic.


    Just know that you won't be able to drink out of the mug when the lid is on!

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in three styles).

    9. An iced coffee tumbler because this is a judgment-free zone when it comes to whether you like the stuff year-round. You do you!


    OK, but it also comes with a lid for sipping hot drinks, too.

    Promising review: "Usually, travel tumblers that you drink with a straw leak and spill easily, so I always have to carry it around. NOT THIS TUMBLER! There's a rubber lining around where the straw is inserted, and it's pretty much waterproof. Of course, I wouldn't hold it upside down with the straw in, but it's plenty secure enough to stash in your purse on your morning commute. It also keeps ice cold for a long time — I pulled it out of my purse the next morning, and there were still ice cubes. It doesn't sweat (no condensation), and it fits easily in my cupholder in the car." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in a variety of colors and patterns).

    10. And a Disney-centric reusable cup because you run on only two things, magic and caffeine.

    The Love of Pixie Dust / Etsy

    Get it from The Love of Pixie Dust on Etsy for $18 (available in six styles with the option to add your name).

    11. Caramel macchiato creamer packets in case you've been foiled one too many times by a coffee shop or office lacking in your preferred stuff.


    I'M JUST SAYING, these will fit in your TSA-approved toiletries bag.

    Get six boxes with 24 creamers each from Amazon for $15.90.

    12. Or some powdered coconut milk if that's your coffee creamer of choice.


    Promising review: "Awesome. I have it at work for my coffee, don't like regular creamers, too much sugar. It can be lumpy, but, that can be decreased if coffee is very hot and stirred well. Personally, it doesn't bother me, I love the taste of coconut, but, might bother some. It does not distract from my love of the product." —SC

    Get a 12-pack from Amazon for $19.66.

    13. A vacuum-insulated mug that'll fit in so well with your outdoor aesthetic that you should prob invest in a few to keep with your camping gear.


    It's100% leak-proof with a slider lid and keeps beverages hot for 5 hours, cold for 10.

    Promising review: "I have tried so many insulated coffee mugs, including the very expensive YETI — this one is just as good if not better. I like the size much better than the YETI size. I want a handle on my mug. Icing on the coffee cake? I feel like I am camping in the '70s in Big Sur or Pikes Peak once again due to that amazing design." —leslie b

    Get it from Amazon for $12.24+ (available in five colors).

    14. A compact single-capsule coffee maker in case the last time you brought along your own K-cups to your hotel, you were stuck with a traditional coffee maker.


    Promising review: "This was purchased for my latest business trip. I’ve always been a little creeped out using the coffee makers in hotel rooms and the coffee is always sub par. This worked perfectly. The only issue that I had was it leaked a little residual water/coffee in my suitcase on the trip home. I’ll have to bring something to wrap around it in the future." —bwells

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (available in seven colors).

    15. And an assortment of K cups so you're never left wishing for your faves in groggy moments of desperation.


    Get 40 pods from Amazon for $23.74+ (available in several flavors and size combos).

    16. Or a travel-friendly maker with a travel mug and a permanent filter for having your brew on the go without worrying about creating a bunch of extra waste.


    Promising review: "Bought this for a week long trip where I knew I wouldn't like the hotel coffee. It fit perfectly in my suitcase, and it was easy to clean out each time I used it. I make my coffee strong, so I put a lot of grounds in the filter. The only downside to this was that the grounds collect on the part of the machine where the hot water disperses over the grounds. That was a little difficult to clear away, but not awful. Coffee comes out tasting great, and the travel mug that comes with it was perfect for taking it with me." —C. Holbrook

    Get it from Amazon for $22.49+ (available in seven colors).

    17. Powerful coffee shots it'd be a good idea to keep around for when you can't bring yourself to do anything else but gulp down a shot worth two cups of coffee.


    These things are delicious and STRONG.

    Get six from Amazon for $11.95 (available in chocolate latte, vanilla latte, or a variety pack).

    18. Or La Colombe iced lattes – they're what I buy on the go when I need some coffee really quick and find myself at a gas station or drugstore. They're SO GOOD.

    La Colombe, Amazon

    Get an eight-pack of four flavors from Amazon for $26.99.

    19. Caffeine-infused chocolate you can throw in your bag in case of emergency. Ya' never know!


    Promising review: "I am a working mom with two very active young children. Sometimes I nap when they do, just because I'm so exhausted after hanging out with them all day. I would always wake up from the nap groggy and miserable, and I'd try to drink a cup of coffee or a soda, only to have it upset my stomach. Now instead of that, I eat half a bar of this chocolate and I feel absolutely fantastic the rest of the day! It has definitely made taking a quick nap worth it for me." —John S.

    Get 12 bars from Amazon for $19.99 (available in milk, dark, or caramel).


    Reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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