60 Soothing Songs For Nervous Flyers - Trip101 Playlist

60 Soothing Songs For Nervous Flyers - Trip101 Playlist
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Do you find the low rumbling of jet engines intimidating? Do the intrusive jerks of the turbulence keep you awake? Well, you’re not alone! Aside from the nitty-gritty flight procedures, we know that the endless bubble of worry in your head (Did I really bring enough money? Is this plane safe?) is bound to leave you feeling on the edge.

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Melt the tension away with 60 of our hand-picked songs, meant to calm your pounding nerves and soothe your weary soul. Put your headphones on and fall asleep to the relaxing beats of our favorite deep-house hits, or trudge through that report that is due soon with the soulful voices of indie artistes gently moving you along.

Check out the song list here. We’ve also added a Spotify link to the compiled playlist for your convenience below!


  1. "Without You" by Oh Wonder
  2. "Love Won't Sleep" by Lostboycrow
  3. "Your Love Shot Me Down" by Pawl
  4. "Stay" by Kygo, Maty Noyes
  5. "I'll Be Good" by Jaymes Young
  6. "RUN (Ballad Mix)" by BTS
  7. "Could you slow down, time?" by Lee Jin-Ah
  8. "バカみたいに愛してた (I loved you like an idiot)" by Tee feat. RYOJI
  9. "Take Me to Church (Acoustic Cover) feat. Matt Wright" by Megan Davies
  10. "I'm Not The Only One" by Sam Smith
  11. "Tenerife Sea" by Ed Sheeran
  12. "Heart Hope" by Oh Wonder
  13. "Body Gold" by Oh Wonder
  14. "針と棘 (Needles and Thorns)" by RADWIMPS
  15. "Say Yes" by Loco, Punch
  16. "Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms" by High4, IU
  17. "Let it Go" by James Bay
  18. "Stayin Out All Night/Habits (Acoustic Mashup)" by Emily Hackett, Megan Davies
  19. "Let Me Love You" by William Singe
  20. "Stop It Girl" by VIXX
  21. "Waves" by Beth
  22. "Nervous - The Ooh Song: Mark McCabe Remix" by Gavin James, Mark McCabe
  23. "Young" by Vallis Alps
  24. "One Day" by Drake Law
  25. "The A Team" by Ed Sheeran
  26. "Afire Love" by Ed Sheeran
  27. "Omen - Acoustic" by Sam Smith
  28. "Movin On - Radio Edit" by Twax, Solomina
  29. "Drag Me Down/As Long As You Love Me" by Gardiner Sisters
  30. "One Dance" by William Singe
  31. "상사병 (Symptoms)" by SHINee
  32. "You Too" by Loco, Cha Cha Malone
  33. "Don't Look Down" by Beth
  34. "Right Here" by Cozy
  35. "Controlla" by William Singe, Devvon Terrell
  36. "Carry Me" by Kygo, Julia Michaels
  37. "View" by SHINee
  38. "4 Walls" by f(x)
  39. "Press Your Number" by TAEMIN
  40. "Soldier" by TAEMIN
  41. "Bloodstream" by Ed Sheeran
  42. "Shark" by Oh Wonder
  43. "Wake Up" by EDEN
  44. "Cold Water" by Nicole Cross
  45. "Rum Rage" by Sticky Fingers
  46. "All Colours of Earth" by The Marphoi Project
  47. "The Other" by Lauv
  48. "Firestone" by Kygo, Conrad Sewell
  49. "XO" by EDEN
  50. "Body Lotion" by Sleepy, BANG YONG GUK
  51. "風に薫る夏の記憶 (Scent of Summer Memories on the Wind) by AAA
  52. "Let Her Go (feat. Hannah Trigwell)" by Boyce Avenue, Hannah Trigwell
  53. "Lay It All On Me" by Beth
  54. "Bottle of Jack - Achtabahn Deep House Remix" by Mikey Wax, Achtabahn
  55. "Catch & Release - Deepend Remix" by Matt Simons, Falco Van Den Aker, Bob Van Ratingen
  56. "Pacing" by Tep No
  57. "Ocean Eyes" by Billie Eilish
  58. "Falling (Embody Remix)" by Enkídú
  59. "Ain't Nobody (Loves Me Better)" by Felix Jaehn, Jasmine Thompson
  60. "Courtesy Of" by Running Touch

Bon voyage!

We hope that this playlist has provided you with a relaxing escape from the grueling hours you had to spend on the plane. Remember to download the Spotify app on your phone; it’s totally free, and you can access up to 30 million songs worldwide, so feel free to try a new genre today!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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