There is nothing worse than packing up all of your clothes and toiletries, thinking your suitcase isn’t too full, and realizing you still have to pack your shoes, which, of course, take up a ton of space. But fear not! There are plenty of packable shoes out there that won’t take up precious space in your luggage.
6 Easy to Pack Shoes
Ollio Comfort Ballet Flat
A simple ballet flat from Ollio is the perfect addition for your next trip and take up minimal space in your carry-on.. Made with a synthetic sole, elastic collar, and rear tab pull for easy on and off. Available in 4 colors.
Amazon User Review: “Love these shoes. Great for traveling.”
Price: $25.99 on Amazon
Average Star Rating: 4
kealux Multifunctional Sneakers
When you’re traveling, it’s always nice to have an activewear shoe, but the bulkiness is often a hassle when trying to pack. These shoes from kealux are primarily a water and water sports shoe, but they double as a great choice for cycling, jogging, yoga, and more. The 8 air holes not only make them a quick drying option for the beach, but keep your feet from sweating too much while moving around. They are flexible enough to scrunch up perfectly into your suitcase.
Amazon User Review: “I've never heard of this brand before but these shoes were great. They feel like they are constructed well, especially given the affordable price. The soles are thick enough that they provide enough protection that when you're walking on the beach and on lava rocks that your feet remain comfortable but thin enough that you still have dexterity under water. The soles had pretty good traction and the colored soles were also a fun bonus. They dry quick and do their job well. I was really happy with these shoes.”
Price: Starting at $16.99 on Amazon
Average Star Rating: 4.3
Waterproof Shoe Covers
For the times you are traveling somewhere infamously rainy, you’re going to want some type of rain shoe. These are both waterproof and anti-slip. Rain boots can sometimes be bulky and take up tons of space in your luggage. Shoe covers like these from ComfiTime squish down excellently, leaving plenty of space in your bag. Available in 3 colors.
Amazon User Review: "I love these. I throw them on when it's raining to keep my nice sneakers clean and dry and they work great! Removed one star because sealed concrete is slippery as heck when they are wet, but if you remember to stamp your feet dry they grip."
Price: $11.99 on Amazon
Average Star Rating: 4
Men’s Foldable Sneakers by BAIXITE
Foldable seems to be the keyword with many of these shoes, and for good reason! These comfortable rubber and canvas sneakers from Sums fold in half and are easy to wash.
Amazon User Review: “Surprisingly light and comfortable.”
Price: $24.69 on Amazon
Average Star Rating: 4.1
FitKicks Foldable Minimalist Footwear
These shoes from Fitkicks seem to tick all of the boxes: packable, lightweight, flexible material, foldable, a minimalist design, and they double as water shoes! Available in basic black or three vibrant color options.
Amazon User Review: “Barefoot feel with enough protection on the sole to pass for shoes.”
Price: $16.80 on Amazon
Average Star Rating: 4.7
Salvatos Foldable Flip Flops
Although flip flops usually don’t take up too much space in your bag, it’s always nice to save space wherever we can. These foldable flip flops from Salvatos come with a handy case. Available in 9 colors.
Amazon User Review: “I ordered a size medium, and the outer package was labeled as medium, but the flip flops were actually size large. However, I will keep them because I only intend to wear them to get a pedicure.”
Price: $12.99 on Amazon
Average Star Rating: 3.5
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