Whether fall travel is taking you in search of the best autumn foliage or South toward warm beaches, a cardigan sweater is a travel wardrobe essential. Whether you're looking for layering pieces for your leaf-peeping looks or need something to keep you warm on a chilly flight, a cardigan is a wardrobe staple. Here are 15 cardigans and sweaters for fall travel.
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Best Cardigan Sweaters for Fall Travel
From stock-up, buy-in-several-colors good deals to treat yourself splurges, these cardigan sweaters for fall travel are cozy and stylish.
1. Open-front hoodie knit sweater – MEROKEETY $38.99 (Amazon)
This cozy, mid-thigh length sweater comes in 25+ colors and patterns.2. Judith cardigan sweater – UGG $148 (Amazon)
This mid-thigh length sweater has a single button and two patch pockets. Comes in eight colors and patterns.
3. Amazon Essentials lightweight Vee cardigan $26.30 (Amazon)
This lightweight, button-front sweater looks great on its own or as a light layering piece. Comes in 25+ colors and patterns.
4. YIBOCK Kimono cardigan – $30.99 (Amazon)
This lightweight, waffle knit 3/4 sleeves cardigan comes in 18 colors. It works as a light layering piece, a wrap for a sundress, or a beach coverup.
5. Isac Liev maxi cardigan – $29.99 (Amazon)
This lightweight rayon duster comes in 35+ colors.
6. Saodimallsu Chunky popcorn cardigan – $39.99 (Amazon)
This boyfriend-style batwing cardigan comes in 40 different colors and patterns, with options for an open front and a button front.
7. Ladlop lightweight open-front cardigan – $22.49 (Amazon)
The versatile cardi can be dressed up or down and comes in 13 colors.
8. Textured longline open-front sweater – $44.99 (Old Navy)
This best-seller comes in four warm fall colors and extended sizes, plus and tall. And, it has pockets!
9. Shaker-stitch cardigan sweater – $44.99 (Old Navy)
This waist-length cardigan is great for tossing on over a tank or to dress up basic trousers or skirts. The ribbed texture and the distinctive buttons add some interest to a plain outfit. Whether you want neutrals or a pop of color, you've got seven choices.
10. Recycled cable knit Pointelle Cardigan – $62.00* (Gap)
This sweater is made of recycled polyester and has patch pockets, a vee neck, and front buttons. Comes in three colors. *Regular price is $89.95, as of publication, Gap.com lists this at a reduced price.
11. CashSoft Boyfriend cardigan – $71.00* (Gap)
Gap's CashSoft has the soft, brushed look and feel of cashmere. This cozy boyfriend-style sweater comes in five colors as well as tall and petite sizing. *Regular price is $79.95, as of publication, Gap.com lists this at a reduced price.
12. Aleumdr striped cardigan – $29.99* (Walmart.com)
This open front, mid-thigh length knit cardigan comes in 15+ colors. Choose from solid options as well as several colors that include chunky, rainbow hued striped on the sleeves. *Regular price is $39.99, as of publication, Walmart.com lists this at a reduced price.
13. QINCAO open color block cardigan – $22.94 (Walmart.com)
This open front, duster-length sweater comes in several color blocked options.
14. Petal and pup hand-knit cardigan – $119 (Target)
This textured cardi hits right at the hip and looks great with jeans or leggings. The Barbie pink is on trend this fall but if you want something more neutral, there's a soft off-white (the color is listed as Natural) that will go with everything.
15. Qualfort oversize cotton cardigan – $40.99 (amazon)
The textured cotton cardigan comes in 28 colors and is a great layering piece for travel.