We all know the feelings associated with that long road trip: the uneven tan on your left arm, the AC trying to lull you to sleep, and the constant hunt for some decent music. If there’s one thing that can make a long trip a little more bearable, it’s having a good collection of tunes. Bookmark this list for the next time you’re about to head out on the highway.

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Willie Nelson – On The Road Again

Got a car full of friends.

Johnny Cash – I’ve Been Everywhere

For the traveler in all of us.

AC/DC – Highway to Hell

For when you got a party to get to.

Allman Brothers – Ramblin’ Man

When it’s in your blood.

Green Day – Hitchin’ a Ride

Time for drinks?

The Eagles – Life in the Fast Lane

Proceed with caution.

Tom Waits – Ol’ 55

Didn’t want to leave, but you left with a smile.

White Snake – Here I Go Again

Love and loss.

Nelly – Ride Wit Me

Trying to go home with company?

Steppenwolf – Born to be Wild

For those 2 wheeled riders.

Stone Temple Pilots – Interstate Love Song  

We all battle personal demons.

Beach Boys – Fun Fun Fun

For those rebellious young ladies.

Bob Seger – Turn the Page

The price of fame.

Tracy Chapman – Fast Car

Chasing a dream.

Foghat – Slow Ride

Going riding, going parking.

Cake – The Distance

Watch your speed.

Grateful Dead – Truckin’

Ah, the changes of life.

Incubus – Drive

Cars can make great euphemisms for life.

The Proclaimers – I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)

Total devotion.

Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody

Maybe not a traditional road song, but who doesn’t love the scene from Wayne’s World?

What are your favorite road trip songs?

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