Airport Security – what can and can’t you take through airport security

Travel Easier provides plenty of advice on what you can and can’t take through airport security.

This includes some of the more complicated airport security rules in details (the liquids rule for example). We show what you are allowed to take in your carry on and what you are not permitted. We also show what you can bring in your checked bags.

If you want a smooth passage through security when you fly then you will find lots of tips and tricks to speed your passage. Follow these tips to avoid any embarrassing situations and also may prevent you having things confiscated by security agents.

Can You Bring Hairspray on a Plane? The Rules Explained 1

Can You Bring Hairspray on a Plane? The Rules Explained

My wife couldn’t travel without her hairspray. I think she would rather leave me behind than not take her favorite hairspray with her. But can you bring hairspray on a plane and if so where can you pack it? To make sure that you don’t have your hairspray confiscated by a security agent, which happens…

Can you take tea bags in hand luggage?

Can You Bring Tea Bags on a Plane? What Are the Rules!

I can imagine that a British traveler, with their well-known love of a cup of tea, might think it important to know whether or not you are allowed to take tea bags on a plane with you on a trip, particularly if traveling abroad. Fortunately in most instances you can take your favorite tea bags…

can you bring fruit on a plane

Can You Bring Fruit on a Plane?

As a lifelong fresh fruit addict, I would find it very hard to go for any length of time without eating some. However, despite my love of fruit, I have never actually taken any fruit in my carry on bag to eat on a flight; in fact, it would never occur to me to do…

can you bring candles on a plane

Can You Bring Candles on a Plane? The Rules Explained

Bringing candles on a plane is not something I had ever considered. After all, you don’t generally get too many power outages when you are flying! I jest of course but it seems many people do want to bring candles on a plane with them anyway, perhaps as a gift. People often buy candles when…

can you bring glass on a plane

Can You Bring Glass on a Plane? Carry on and Checked Bags

When I first considered the question of whether you can bring glass on a plane in carry on my first thought was why would you want to? But then, when I started to think about it, and did some research on the questions that the TSA gets asked, it soon became apparent that it is…

Ca you take AA batteries on a plane

Can You Bring AA Batteries on A Plane? TSA Battery Rules

Summertime is usually the time for travel. When you travel, there are lots of devices that you need to bring that require batteries to operate. You will need your camera, laptop, other personal electronics and other battery-operated equipment which are necessary to make your vacation fun. AA, AAA, C and D and other dry cell…

Can you bring dry shampoo on a plane?

Can You Bring Dry Shampoo on a Plane? Carry On and Checked Bags

If you are going on a long flight then you may well feel like you might want to do something with your hair before you arrive at your destination to stop yourself from looking like you have been dragged through a hedge backward. Obviously you cannot wash your hair conventionally with normal liquid shampoo but…

Can you bring bottled water on a plane?

Can You Bring Bottled Water on a Plane?

You can buy water on most flights but some people may want a particular brand (although water is water in my opinion) or perhaps may not want to pay airline prices. So can you bring bottled water on a plane and, if not, what are the alternatives. Bottled water and any other liquids in containers…

Is a power bank allowed on flights?

Can You Take a Power Bank on a Plane? The Rules Simply Explained

Electronic devices such as cellphones, tablets and laptops are an essential pert of life these days and this applies to traveling with them too. The last thing you want is an empty battery during a flight, or at your destination. So being able to take a means of recharging them while onboard is quite important…

Traveling with medication on a plane

Taking Medication on a Plane – TSA Medication Rules 2022

Traveling can be stressful enough when you are well but if you have an illness it can obviously be much worse. So if need to take your prescription medication on a plane with you that can add to the stress if you are unsure if you will be able to fly with them. The good…