Best Shoes for Spring Travel

25 Cute and Comfy Shoes for Spring Travel

We’ve said it once, and we’ll say it again: flip flops are not a suitable form of travel footwear. That being said, we understand the lure of freeing your toes and slipping into something easy and breezy. To make it simple for you, we’ve rounded up 25 pairs of cute shoes—espadrilles, sandals, sneakers, and more—that’ll have you stepping out in style and comfort this spring.

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Cole Haan ZERØGRAND Global Double Band Sandal

We’re pretty sure Cole Haan’s ultra-cushioned sandals were made for gallivanting around Europe.

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M.Gemi The Sacca Donna Perfect Loafer

With a short stacked heel and hand-sewn leather construction, these unlined loafers stay comfy all day.

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Allbirds Tree Runners

When it comes to outdoorsy adventures, let your toes breathe with a mesh walking shoe that wicks moisture and prevents odor.

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Everlane The Block Heel Sandal

A block heel keeps things comfy for long days and nights.

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Tretorn Eve Canvas Espadrille Platform Sneakers

We love the espadrille-sneaker combination of these spring-y Tretorn shoes.

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Martiniano Bootie Laced Leather Flats

These supple leather bootie flats are handmade in Buenos Aires.

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Soludos Leather Platform Smoking Slipper

Our go-to pair for running errands.

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Maryam Nassir Zadeh Frida Slides

Pair these heeled slide sandals with a floral mini dress or your favorite jeans—they’re versatile and chic for every occasion.

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Birkenstock Arizona Soft Footbed Sandal

Birks are the best for all-day comfort, and they’re perfectly in style, too.

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Paloma Barcelo Kristen Slides

For beach travels, we’re going for full-on raffia straw sandals.

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Jeffrey Campbell Mary Jane Flats

Jeffrey Campbell offers an updated take on the classic Mary Jane.

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Loeffler Randall Coco Knotted Gingham Mules

We can just imagine rocking these knotted sandals in retro-chic Palm Springs.

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Nisolo Lucia Block Heel Sandal

These block heel sandals are beyond gorgeous, and they’re handmade in Nisolo’s own ethical factory in Peru.

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Melissa Color Pop Slides

While you’re basking in the sun poolside, flaunt these upgraded PVC slides from OG ’80s jelly shoe designer Melissa.

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Seychelles Total Relaxation Slide Sandals in Cognac Leather

Slip-on sandals make airport TSA lines a breeze.

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Bells & Becks Martina Marine Slide Sandal

We love the rich blue hue of these buttery-soft, Italian leather slides from Bells & Becks.

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Coach Brayden Sandals

Island getaway, anyone? Pack these festive fringe sandals to look the part.

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J.Crew Florence Block-Heel Mule

We dare you not to hit the dance floor in these bedazzled babes.

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St. Agni Women's Caio Woven Pointed-Toe Mules

St. Agni’s brown leather mules will go with practically everything in your wardrobe.

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Teva Original Universal Sandal in Bright White

Teva has made a real fashion comeback, and the bright white shade looks extra fresh when paired with a matching monochromatic look.

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Plaka Palm Leaf Flat Sandals

Go boho for the beach with Plaka’s hand-woven, stretch-to-fit flat sandals.

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Thelma Tilda Slide

They may be a bit of a splurge, but Thelma’s expertly-crafted, small-batch, Italian-made shoes are well worth their price tag.

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Ash Pasha Studded Sandals

Show off some attitude with Ash’s edgy studded sandals.

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Veja 3-Lock Logo Sneakers

If you can’t be bothered with untied shoelaces on vacay, opt for these easy Velcro sneaks.

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