Before you head out on your holiday road trip, don’t forget to throw in a few of these 25 Road Trip Car Games for Kids. There’s a little bit of everything in this collection – from classic favorites to mind boggling tongue twisters. You’ll see the time on the road will just fly by when you can get the whole family in on the fun.
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Box of Questions 2 of 26
Have fun asking each other travel related questions to keep the whole family engaged.
Buy it for $9.25 at Amazon.
Mad Libs 3 of 26
Take the classic on the road for hilarious hours of fun in the car.
Buy it for $3.59 at Amazon.
Hangman 4 of 26
No loose pieces and no paper to scatter all over the car, but you still have the same amount of fun.
Buy it for $9.52 at Amazon.
Bingo 5 of 26
Keep your eyes on the lookout for items on the road that you can mark on your bingo card. Winner gets to pick lunch?
Buy it for $6.78 at Amazon.
Guess Who 6 of 26
Take a favorite on the road with a compact version of Guess Who.
Buy it for $8.99 at Amazon.
Connect 4 7 of 26
Play this compact Connect 4 game.
Buy it for $11.01 at Amazon.
Trouble 8 of 26
Keep the kids out of trouble with this multiplayer classic game. It's great if you have more than 2 kids. No one is left out!
Buy it for $8.49 at Amazon.
Would You Rather? 9 of 26
Play something even the driver can participate in with the hilarious hypotheticals in Would You Rather cards.
Buy it for $10.01 at Amazon.
Catch Phrase 10 of 26
If you already have this game, then load it up for the road. It's small and everyone can participate. Don't let the driver have a turn, but they can guess along.
Buy it for $18.99 at Amazon.
Battleship 11 of 26
Practice strategy and kill some time with Battleship.
Buy it for $9.72 at Amazon.
Clue 12 of 26
Take everyone's favorite whodunit on the road. 6 people can play, so no one is left out!
Buy it for $14.24 at Amazon.
Mad Gab 13 of 26
Work your brain trying to figure out sayings that sound just a little off. The car is a great place to practice those listening skills.
Buy it for $7.48 at Amazon.
Story Cubes 14 of 26
Great for only children or a car full. Each kid gets the chance to use his or her imagination and create a story from images on the cubes. Incredible for learning and lots of fun.
Buy it for $7.65 at Amazon.
Scrabble Flash 15 of 26
Play a fast-paced game of Scrabble without having a lot of pieces. See how many words you can make with 5 letter cubes.
Buy it for $13.09 at Amazon.
Magnetic Chess 16 of 26
Start the beginnings of a chess club from your backseat with this magnetic chess set.
Buy it for $6.99 at Amazon.
Backgammon 17 of 26
Portable, magnetic backgammon for your travel game needs.
Buy it for $4.49 at Amazon.
Magnetic Story 18 of 26
Another creative way to learn and use your imagination while riding in the car. Use this storyboard and these magnetic pieces to create a story from your imagination. So much learning and creativity involved. Plus, it's great for just one.
Buy it for $18.95 at Amazon.
Simon 19 of 26
Think and move fast, all from the comfort of the backseat to beat Simon.
Buy it for $9.75 at Amazon.
Qwirkle 20 of 26
A strategic game with colors and shapes made in travel size for on-the-go family fun.
Buy it for $12.10 at Amazon.
Hungry Hippos 21 of 26
This could be a fun game to play before your lunch stop.
Buy it for $8.33 at Amazon.
Perfection 22 of 26
Great geometry practice on the road with Perfection.
Buy it for $11.48 at Amazon.
Wooly Willy 23 of 26
Get creative with Wooly Willy. See how many ways the kids can change his look.
Buy it for $4.25 at Amazon.
Word Spin 24 of 26
See how many words you can create. The wheels can be rearranged, so it's a new challenge every time.
Buy it for $8.70 at Amazon.
Sorry 25 of 26
Keep the kids from fighting with a game of Sorry.
Buy it for $25 at Amazon.
Game Set 26 of 26
Have a rotation of games like connect the dots and mazes for the kids to trade and reuse.
Buy it for $15.99 at Amazon.
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