If you read Who What Wear regularly, you know that we love to cover all aspects of airport style—from the best celebrity airport outfits to the items our editors never travel without as well as airport outfit "mistakes" to avoid. When it comes to traveling, a lot of people have an outfit they gravitate toward. Whether you err on the side of blazers and prefer a clean, minimalist aesthetic or go for leggings and a more casual, comfortable look, there are distinct characteristics that set each frequent flyer apart, making the airport just as much a sartorial spectacle as the streets. So with travel season upon us, we had a little fun and put together a seriously chic ensemble for every type of style. Scroll below to shop some of the chicest and most comfortable outfits to fly in this season.
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You prefer a look that's smart, polished, and professional. You'd never leave home without a tailored blazer, a sharp-looking watch, and your laptop bag. Your ensembles are tasteful, efficient, and utilitarian. Your uniform means business.
An athleisure addict, you dress for comfort, ease, and practicality. Cushy sneakers are always your travel shoes of choice, and relaxed lounging pants, leggings, and oversize sweaters are the backbone of your enviably comfy ensemble.
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With your Away carry-on in hand, your trendy travel outfit is invariably Instagram-ready for the perfect plane #selfie and up-in-the-air "travel essentials" snaps. Your outfit is perennially on point (comprising the most fashion-forward pieces), ready for every chic activity when you touch down.
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You appreciate the simplicity of a clean line, a neutral color palette, an uncomplicated silhouette. Your streamlined carry-on is lightweight, armed with only a few essential tech items so you can breeze through TSA without an ounce of stress. Your outfit is made up of timeless basics from The Row, Everlane, and COS. No one embraces the less-is-more mantra more than you, the minimalist traveler.
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Your travel itineraries of choice include going on a safari at the Masai Mara Reserve in Kenya, bustling through the souks of Marrakech, and riding an elephant in Thailand. You pine for adventurous travels, and your style unquestionably reflects your wanderlust. You prefer a straw tote over an Hermès bag, you’ll always opt for separates with plenty of pockets, and your neck is draped effortlessly with bohemian-chic beads.
You stash your La Mer moisturizer, Eve Lom mist, and vintage Hermès silk scarf in your Dior Oblique Tote Bag—monogrammed with your name, of course. Your essential travel layers consist of a Chanel tweed jacket and a Loro Piana cashmere cardigan—exuding a luxuriously chic, polished, and put-together look, accented with your vintage Cartier Love bracelet and Chanel pearls. If they don’t serve caviar on the plane, you’ll always have a jar on hand to make any in-flight meal better.