Travel During Pregnancy

For most women carrying healthy babies, travel during pregnancy is fine up until you are 36 weeks pregnant.

If you are planning a trip, the best time to travel is typically in the middle of your pregnancy between about 14 and 28 weeks. Most common problems that occur during pregnancy happen in the first and third trimesters. In the middle, any morning sickness you may have been feeling should be gone and you should be feeling energized. It will also be easier to get around than it will later in your pregnancy.

Travel Considerations

When to Seek Medical Care

Go to a hospital or find medical treatment right away if you experience any of the following:

Taking a vacation with your partner before the baby comes can be a fun and memorable experience. Just take precautions for the safety of the health of both of you and make an appointment with your doctor before you travel.

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