Thrifty Traveler's Favorite Black Friday Travel Gear Deals
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Thrifty Traveler’s Favorite Black Friday Travel Gear Deals

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Having Black Friday deal paralysis? Not sure where to start to find the best deal on the travel gear you want? We’re here to help.

There are tons of Black Friday deals on luggage, technology, accessories, and more. We’ve put together this guide to all the best Black Friday travel gear deals to help you out.

Make sure to check the Amazon Black Friday page throughout the day as new offers are constantly being added. Be sure to bookmark this page as well as we will be updating it throughout the day as more deals become available.

Thrifty Tip: Make sure to see if you are eligible for the Amex Offer to earn 4x Membership Rewards points for every dollar you spend at Amazon.

Without further ado, here is Thrifty Traveler’s list of the best travel gear deals for Black Friday 2019.


Samsonite Winfield 2 Expandable Hardside 2-Piece Luggage Set

This luggage set is normally $279.99. Today only (Nov. 29) You can pick the set up for $139.99 which is $140 off. The luggage has 4 out 5 stars on over 4,000 Amazon customer reviews. This may be worth a shot if you are looking for new luggage. There are a few other styles and sets available from American Tourister as well which can be found at this link.

Buy it on Amazon for $139.99


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Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case

If you are in the market for Apple’s wireless AirPods earbud-style headphones, today is the day to pick them up. The latest model which includes a wireless charging case is on sale for $154.99 (normally $199). If you don’t need the wireless charging case, you can pick a pair up for $129!

Want the latest and greatest Apple Airpods Pro which are sweat-resistant, and come complete with active noise cancelation? Even these are on sale for $234.98 (normally $249).

Buy on Amazon for $154.99


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Sony WH-XB900N Wireless Noise Canceling Extra Bass Headphones

A great deal on Sony’s WH-XB900N wireless noise-canceling extra bass headphones at Amazon. These normally retail for $248 and they are on sale today for only $148 (40% off). These offer up to 30 hours of battery life and have solid reviews. If you are looking for a quality pair of over the ear wireless noise-canceling headphones, these are a great option.

Even the upgraded WH1000XM3 noise-canceling headphones from Sony are on sale for $278 (normally $349).

Buy on Amazon for $148


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 Twelve South Bluetooth Transmitter for Wireless Headphones

Want to use those new Bluetooth headphones on the plane? Here’s the solution. Twelve South’s AirFly will allow you to connect to the seatback entertainment screen wirelessly. And it’s on sale today for $27 (normally $44.99).

Another option which is normally cheaper is the TaoTronics Bluetooth 5.0 Transmitter and Receiver. We’ve used both and they work great for AirPods and other wireless headphones.

Buy it on Amazon for $27


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eBags Professional Slim Laptop Backpack

Our favorite travel gear retailer is having a Black Friday Blowout.

You’ll find plenty of luggage and accessories discounted 40%, 50%, or more at eBags. Check out eBags Black Friday sale page for the full list. For example, you could snag the eBags Professional Slim Laptop Backpack for just $69.99! This is our go-to personal item backpack for traveling.

And make sure to read up on how you can use shopping portals and an Amex offer to save even more money!

Buy on eBags for $69.99.


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Anker PowerCore Lite Ultra High Capacity External Battery

If you need to keep your devices powered on the go, you won’t find a better option than Anker’s Powercore external batteries.

This battery normally retails for $49.99 and is on sale today for $32.12. On a full charge, the battery can deliver over seven phone charges to an iPhone 8, five charges to the Galaxy S9 and iPhone X, or 1 1/2 charges to an iPad Air 2.

Many of Anker’s charging blocks and cables are on sale today and can be purchased here.

Buy on Amazon for $32.12


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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

Amazon is offering some sweet deals on some of their best and most popular devices. That includes a Kindle Paperwhite for just $84.99. Amazon’s flagship e-reader makes the perfect travel companion. It is also waterproof which makes it the perfect option to read and relax at the beach or by the pool. The 8 GB model normally retails for $129.99.

Buy on Amazon for $84.99


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EPICKA Universal Travel Adapter

If you have upcoming international travel, you need to pick one of these up. It’s 20% off today for Black Friday and will work to plug in your devices in over 150 countries.

Buy on Amazon for $16.49


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GoPro Hero5

A great deal on the GoPro Hero5 camera which shoots video in 4K. This normally retails for $169 or more and can be picked up today for $143.65. This is an Amazon lightning deal so it might not last long.

Buy on Amazon for $143.65


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Amazon Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet

Do you often travel with kids? Pick up one of the Amazon Fire Kids tablets for 40% off today! These normally retail for $99.99 and come with a kid-proof case with a built-in stand.

The tablet also includes one year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited which gives your kids access to over 20,000 apps, games, books, videos, audiobooks, and educational content from PBS Kids, Nickelodeon, Disney, and more.

The Fire 8 Kids Edition Tablet is also on sale for $79.99. This normally retails for $129.99 and includes a bigger screen that is also in high definition.

Buy on Amazon for $59.99


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Google Pixel

If you’re looking to up your smartphone photo game AND want Google Fi phone service around the world, you NEED to check out the Google Pixel phones. And if you are in the market, today is a great day to pick one up as they are on sale.

The photo quality on the Pixel phones is seriously out of this world! Our team uses Google Fi to stay connected when traveling, and we think it’s the best phone plan for international travelers.

Buy the Google Pixel 3a for just $299 (normally $399), or grab the latest Google Pixel 4 for $599 (normally $799). 


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Bottom Line

Don’t wait on any of these deals as they are good through the day or while supplies last. Make sure to check the Amazon Black Friday page throughout the day as new offers are constantly being added.


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