Who doesn’t like traveling? But when it is combined with the music you love the excitement doubles. Whether you are traveling solo, with your friends, or with family, a good travel song playlist is something that keeps things fun and interesting. But finding the perfect songs to curate the playlist of the best Bollywood travel songs is difficult. So, let us help you by listing the songs for the perfect Bollywood travel song playlist.
Here are some of the best songs that are ideal for a road trip playlist:
1. Journey Song – Piku
The soulful song was played in the film Piku where the protagonist is traveling as well. The main intention behind the song was to compose a piece that will take you places and it surely works and justifies the name.
2. Safarnama – Tamasha
This is one of the best travel songs for your playlist. Safarnama is a song that has a special place in the hearts of travelers. Imtiaz Ali’s Tamasha gifted us with a masterpiece that soothes the soul and fetches peace.
3. Chaand Baliyaan – Aditya A
If you watch Instagram travel reels like I do you must have heard this soulful number from the budding singer Aditya A as it has been doing the rounds in most reels and has been one of the trending songs. Besides being a perfect addition to your travel playlist, this song can also be used as one of the background Hindi songs for your travel videos.
4. Patakha Guddi – Highway
A.R.Rahman’s music and the Nooran sisters’ voice have created magic. One of the best travel songs Bollywood could have delivered. This foot-tapping number from Highway has the power to make you feel free and get ready to embark on a road trip just like Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda in the movie.
5. Dil Chahta Hai – Dil Chahta Hai
If you are planning a road trip with friends this is one of the old Hindi travel songs which you can sing along with and enjoy your trip.
6. O Humdum Suniyo Re – Saathiya
Sung by Shaan, KK, Kunal, and Pravin Mani with A.R.Rahman’s music, this song from Saathiya is a must-add to your playlist. This song is perfect especially if you are traveling solo or riding a bike or scooter.
7. Hawaaein – Jab Harry Met Sejal
This song is an excellent one to share with your partner with Arijit Singh’s voice and Pritam’s music spinning the magic on a road trip. Though it is one of those romantic travel songs, this one can be enjoyed by single folks and solo travelers too.
8. Yun Hi Chala Chal – Swadesh
A mere travel plan is enough to lift up your spirits. If you combine that with this masterpiece sung by Hariharan, Udit Narayan, and Kailash Kher with A.R. Rahman’s music, you will have the best time of your lives.
9. Ilahi – Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
This song from Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani in Arijit Singh’s voice is a free-spirited bohemian one. Pritam’s music with meaningful lyrics makes it an ideal song to listen to on a journey.
10. Aao Milon Chalen – Jab We Met
Who doesn’t love the songs of Jab We Met? Aao Milon Chalen is a song full of positivity. Shaan’s sweet voice and Ustad Sultan Khan’s singing are a treat to the ears combined with Pritam’s music.
11. Kyon – Barfi!
From the film Barfi, sung by Papon. The song is about asking someone to imagine what it would be like to travel together, and that’s exactly why it should be a part of your playlist.
12. Udd Gaye – Ritviz
The famous party song didn’t even need any remix to make it the party anthem, it is a staple song of any party. During your journey, play this song and get ready to groove to its beats.
13. Yeh Haseen Vaadiyan – Roja
A must-add to your travel song playlist if you are traveling with your partner, this A.R. Rahman song is one of a kind sung beautifully by S.P. Balasubrahmanyam and K.S. Chitra.
14. Khaabon Ke Parindey – Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
The film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, where the whole film is about a trip, a reunion with friends, falling in love, making memories, and discovering how to make the right decisions in life. This song is perfect for any road trip.
15. Tanha Dil – Shaan
The song is legit about traveling alone, sung by Shaan, it is an absolute mood changer making it a must addition to your travel playlist.
16. Sooraj Dooba Hai – Roy
More of a party song, but this works as an upbeat journey song as well. From the film Roy, this song will give you the travel feels.
17. Phir Se Ud Chala – Rockstar
Travel songs in Mohit Chauhan’s voice, and Rahman sir’s music is a deadly combination. This song from Rockstar is an ideal road trip song.
18. Musafir Hoon Yaaron – Parichay
“Musafir hoon yaaron, na ghar hai na thikana, mujhe chalte jaana hai, bas chalte jaana…”
This popular song with Gulzar’s meaningful lyrics, the legendary R.D. Burman’s music, and Kishore Kumar’s voice from the 1972 film Parichay is definitely one of the best songs about travel and life.
19. Zindagi Do Pal Ki – Kites
This song from Kites is one of the memorable song by KK. His voice has the power to take you to your destination faster as you won’t be able to do more ‘intezaar’.
20. Kho Gaye Hum Kahan – Baar Baar Dekho
The soulful song by Prateek Kuhad and Jasleen Royal is one of the trending songs about traveling. The lyrics of this song will take you to another world.
21. Chala Jaata Hoon – Mere Jeevan Sathi
This song can be considered one of the best old Hindi travel songs. This song composed by R.D. Burman will give you the travel feel because in the song Rajesh Khanna is seen driving through hilly roads while thinking about his lover. Kishore Kumar’s singing adds a fun element to the song that will make you hear it on repeat.
22. Banjarey – Fugly
The song from the movie Fugly by Yo Yo Honey Singh will fill your journey with fun and excitement.
23. Wo Raat – Shivoryx
This new song of 2022 has been marked as a travel song because numerous reels and travel videos have been made with this song in the background. This soulful number is sung by Shivoryx, Ronit Vinta is a must-add to a travel playlist.
24. Hairat – Anjaana Anjaani
Hairat is a popular Hindi travel song from the movie Anjaana Anjaani. Sung by Lucky Ali, the video of the song features Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra Jonas on a road trip.
25. Matargashti – Tamasha
With this fun and peppy number, Mohit Chauhan makes it to the list of Bollywood travel songs yet again! Matargashti is an upbeat, feet-tapping track that will fill your journey with a happy vibe.
26. Humraah – Malang
Humraah is the song that will never let you feel alone when you are out on a road trip, even if you are traveling solo. This Bollywood travel song is a must addition to a travel playlist.
27. Suhana Safar Aur Ye – Madhumati
This classic song from the 1958 movie Madhumati, featuring Dilip Kumar and Vyjantimala, is a must-add to your list of road trip songs.
28. Aaj Kal Zindagi – Wake up Sid
This song is all the pep talk you need to do something you are passionate about in your life. This beautiful composition by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy will make you feel good.
29. Kabira – Ye Jawani Hai Deewani
If you are a nomad like Bunny, Kabira is perfect for the moments you feel nostalgic when you leave a tiny part of your heart in every new place you visit.
30. Chhod Aaye Hum Wo Galiyaan – Maachis
The moment you pack up and get ready to leave your house before starting your new journey, the sense of independence feels awesome, right? This song will give you that feeling of freedom so this makes it to the list of best Bollywood travel songs.
31. Oh Gujaria – Queen
This Hindi song from Queen is fun and lively. The lovely beats of this song will make your feet tap and your head bounce. It is the perfect road trip song for travelers of all ages.
Which road trip song do you like the most? Share your favorite travel song in the comment below.