Believe it or not, fall is right around the corner. School will be starting soon, mornings and nights are already starting to get a little chilly. It’s never too early to start planning your fall vacation, and the lightweight jacket that you’ll have to take with you.

10 Lightweight Jackets for Fall Travel

Here are 10 lightweight jackets to take along on your next trip.

Tommy Hilfiger Lightweight Full-Zip Jacket

tommy hilfiger lightweight jacket in brown and blue

This jacket from Tommy Hilfiger will give you fashion while not breaking the bank. It is machine washable, has 2 outer pockets, and an interior pocket. Available in 6 colors.

User Review: “Fits well and great quality. Very nice looking and works well for many different occasions.”

Price: From $69.99 on

Average Star Rating: 4.5

Levi's Lightweight Cotton Field Jacket

Levis lightweight women's jacket in olive and blue

Style and practicality are rarely found together. You’ll find both with this cotton field jacket from Levi’s. Includes four pockets to fit whatever tickets, lipgloss, map, or whatever else you might need while sightseeing, plus a hidden hood make this the perfect travel jacket. Available in 5 colors.

User Review: “I bought this jacket to wear to San Francisco in November. The weather was 60s and this jacket was perfect. I love the softness. I love the utility. It I roomy and very stylish. I saw many jackets similar in SF but none I liked as well as mine.”

Price: From $59.00 on

Average Star Rating: 4.5

Nike Windrunner Colorblock Jacket

nike winderunner jackets, blue, red and black

There are few jackets as functional as a windbreaker. This Windrunner Jacket from Nike has front zip pockets, a hood, and is machine washable. Plus, it will take up barely any room in your suitcase! Check out the same jacket for women. Available in 5 color combos.

User Review: "This jacket is very lightweight, it's comfortable, it fits great, and it keeps you warm. I would highly recommend this jacket."

Price: $100.00 on

Average Star Rating: 5

Uniqlo Women’s Reversible Parka

grey and red reversible parka from uniqlo

Two coats in one! This Reversible Parka is ideal for any trip, since you can wear it with the waterproof side out, or reverse it and wear it with a stretchier knit on the outside for a more casual look. Each side has pockets. You’ll be glad you packed this light coat for your fall trip.

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Price: $39.90 on

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Chouyatou Men's Active Lightweight Softshell Zipper Bomber Jacket

chouyatou mens lightweight jacket, man wearing blue jacket, back of blue jacket for fall

When you just need something for cooler nights, this lightweight bomber jacket will do the trick. Stylish with 2 zippered pockets plus an inner pocket, you can throw this into your travel bag to have on hand for those chillier days and nights this fall. Available in 5 colors.

User Review: “I love this jacket, it’s my go to when I want to be casual and dressy at the same time.”

Price: Starting at $19.90 on

Average Star Rating: 4

Hitvlis 2 in 1 Hidden Hood Lightweight Outdoors Sports Breathable Jacket

black and green hitvlis lightweight breathable jacket with hood

You’ll be ready for anything in this breathable jacket from Hitvlis. With a hidden hood in the collar, a breathable mesh panel, and 2 zippered pockets, this will be your go-to travel jacket for the fall. Available in 4 colors.

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Price: From $9.99 on Amazon

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Sport-Tek Women's Contrast Full-Zip Jacket

women's fall jacket in grey with pink and green trim

If you’re looking for something a little more casual for your travels, this contrast full-zip jacket from Sport-Tek is the way to go. Nice and stretchy because it is made from poly/spandex jersey, you’ll be able to layer up if you need to underneath. It’s moisture wicking, so you’ll be set as you go from one tourist spot to the next. Available in 8 color combos.

User Review: “I  looked all over for a nice lightweight option for casual travel. I was hesitant of the brand, but this was inexpensive and nicer than expected.”

Price: From $26.86 on Amazon

Average Star Rating: 4.5

Caslon Vest

woman wearing a grey vest, and a woman wearing a green vestby caslon, fall vests

When you just need a small outer layer, this vest will do the trick. It has 4 pockets, an adjustable drawstring waist, and is machine washable. You will be wearing this over all of your favorite sweaters this fall as you trek the globe.

User Review: “Large size fit perfectly , well well made with quality fabric. I liked the pockets and zippers on this vest for travel and bike riding. I returned only because this season I decided on a lighter color chambray blue vest for summer travel but may purchase in khaki color for fall."

Price: $79.00 on

Average Star Rating: 4.5

Hi-Tec Soft Shell Vest

man in black fall vest by hi-tec

I couldn’t forget the guys when it comes to a vest! This  zip vest has 3 front zip pockets, 2 interior pockets and is machine washable. Wear this over a layer or two and you’ll be good to go on your fall vacation.

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Price: $39.97 on

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Long Boyfriend Blazer

woman in black apt. 9 blazer from kohlsI couldn’t talk about lightweight fall jackets without putting a blazer on the list! A true classic, this blazer from Apt. 9 features an open front, 3/4 length sleeves, and can be used to dress up or down any outfit. Available in 5 colors.

User Review: “Soft, comfortable and stylish. I had other expensive blazers and this one has the best fit."

Price: Starting at $35.99 on

Average Star Rating: 4

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