On the hunt for the perfect travel system for you and your baby? We put the best to the test so you don’t have to…
Choosing a carseat, pushchair, pram or buggy can be a daunting process, particularly when it comes to knowing what you’ll need to navigate those first exciting days out with baby. From all-day outings, to quick trips to shops or strolls in the park – a travel system can help you cover all bases.
First up, what is a travel system?
It’s no secret, manoeuvring a baby around involves a LOT of stuff. Travelling by car? You’ll need a car seat. Little one needs to sleep while you’re out and about? A carry cot is a must. Planning a long day out on foot? You’ll be a wanting a convertible pushchair.
Put simply, a travel system is all of this in one go. A pushchair that is compatible with a carrycot and a car seat. Here’s our pick of some of the best on the market in 2019…
CYBEX Gold Balios M Pushchair, from £300
A travel system that’s really making our heart sing is the new Gold Balios M Puschair from CYBEX. With one-hand recline adjustment of seat, a spacious shopping basket and all-terrain wheels, it’s a design masterpiece for everyday life and a pleasure to push. Compatible with with CYBEX and GB baby car seats and the CYBEX Cot M attachment.
Silver Cross Pioneer, £850
When it comes to prams and travel systems, SilverCross certainly know a thing or two. Their Pioneer bundle package is the perfect companion for busy mums and ideal for newborns through to toddlers.
Nuna Mixx Suited travel system, from £800
Whether you’re off on an all-day adventure or just a quick stroll to the shops with your little one, the Nuna Mixx travel system covers all bases. The bundle comes with the Nuna Mixx carry cot which is suitable for overnight sleeping, connects and removes quickly and easily from the Mixx pushchair frame, creating a pram perfect for the trips out with a newborn.
Joolz Geo Studio Pushchair and Pram, £600
Coined as the pushchair ‘for every family adventure’ the newest addition to the stylish Joolz clan is the Geo. Designed to expand as the family grows, the Joolz Geo is available as a Mono, Duo or Twin configuration. The Geo is manoeuvrable, easy to handle, safe and comfortable, with a cool urban feel.
UPPAbaby Cruz, £750
This new-look Cruz offers an even smoother ride with new AirGo wheels that mimic the cushioned feel of an air-filled tyre. Although compact, it also feels spacious and the large basket is easy to reach. The CRUZ is a great all rounder, effortlessly combining functionality with style.