1. A neck pillow

Sleeping almost upright isn’t easy, but a neck pillow can make it a lot more comfortable.

2. Noise-cancelling headphones

Noise-cancelling headphones reduce ambient sounds allowing you to enjoy music and movies in peace.

3. A good book or magazine

It’s amazing how the hours can fly by!

4. Flight socks

These can help prevent DVT and keep your feet nice and warm.

5. Moisturiser and lip balm

Your skin can get very dehydrated during a flight – these will feel like lifesavers! Just make sure to check with your airline on what liquids and gels can be taken onto your flight.

6. Roll-on deodorant

No worries about airline aerosol restrictions and a welcome relief for you and your fellow passengers.

7. A toothbrush

Just cleaning your teeth mid-flight can make you feel immediately refreshed.

8. Cards and games

Play by yourself or with a friend to make time tick away.

9. A change of clothes

Get more comfortable or just freshen up with a change of clothes.

10. MP3/PMP player

What better way to kill time than to listen to your own music, audiobooks, videos or podcasts