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If there’s one genre that has a monopoly on great road trip songs, it’s country music. The songs listed here are all excellent examples of country songs about traveling, offering up tales that pass through thousands of towns all over America and beyond.

Some of the greatest country songs about travel involve four wheels and a lot of asphalt. Willie Nelson’s “On the Road Again” certainly deserves a spot on this list, as does Johnny Cash’s “I’ve Been Everywhere” and Roger Miller’s “King of the Road.” More modern era country road trip travel songs include Rascal Flatt’s cover of Tom Cochrane’s “Life is a Highway” and Zac Brown Band’s “Highway 20 Ride.” And of course, Kacey Musgraves’s “My Home” is perhaps the ultimate country travel song – her home is her RV.

In case you were wondering, yes, occasionally country music artists sing country travel songs about flying. Dierks Bentley indulges in a bit too much alcohol and gets “Drunk on a Plane,” and John Denver is “Leaving on a Jet Plane” with no idea when he’ll return.

Enjoy these great country songs about traveling, and be sure to vote for your favorites.

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On the Road Again Willie Nelson

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I've Been Everywhere Johnny Cash

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King of the Road Roger Miller

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Amarillo by Morning is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Country Songs About Traveling
Amarillo by Morning George Strait

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Drivin' My Life Away Eddie Rabbitt

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East Bound and Down Jerry Reed

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Highwayman Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, The Highwaymen

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Red Dirt Road Brooks & Dunn

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Traveling Man Dolly Parton

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Life Is a Highway Rascal Flatts

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Dirt Road Anthem Jason Aldean

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I'm a Ramblin' Man Waylon Jennings

The Best Country Songs for Weddings

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Drunk on a Plane Dierks Bentley

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Take a Back Road Rodney Atkins

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Sing a Traveling Song Johnny Cash

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Wagon Wheel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Country Songs About Traveling
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The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

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Some Old Side Road Keith Whitley

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1512065883994 added Old Mad Mandolin Dave Giummo

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Highway 20 Ride Zac Brown Band

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Let's Go to Vegas Faith Hill

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Greyhound Bound for Nowhere Miranda Lambert

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10,000 Towns Eli Young Band

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My House Kacey Musgraves

The Best Country Songs About Gambling

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Every Mile a Memory Dierks Bentley

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Rhythm of the Road George Strait

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The Road Goes on Forever Robert Earl Keen

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On a Bus to St. Cloud Trisha Yearwood

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A Good Day to Run Darryl Worley

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Ride the Train Alabama

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hejacountrybest added Jason Isbell Traveling Alone

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Gone To Carolina Shooter Jennings

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Highway, Highway Anne Murray

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This Far From Memphis Easton Corbin

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Young In America is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Country Songs About Traveling
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Goodnight America Mary Chapin Carpenter

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On the Road Lee Roy Parnell

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Drive South Suzy Bogguss