Looking for a special something for the trucker in your life who seems like he or she has everything? Then don’t worry because Car Bibles has come to the rescue with our guide to the best gifts for truck drivers.
From awesome gadgets that will make life on the road just a little more interesting to gifts that will bring a touch of luxury or comfort to their trucker time, we’re sure you’ll find that perfect present in this list. So, buckle up and get ready to unwrap our top 15 best gift ideas for truckers.
The Best Gifts for Truck Drivers
This smart-looking tactical wallet is the perfect gift for the outdoor-loving chap who likes to be prepared for pretty much anything while on the road. Not only does this wallet have an RFID blocker to protect up to 12 credit or cash cards, but it also has enough gadgets to impress a Boy Scout. With 14 cool functions built in, this is an awesome high carbon stainless steel multi-tool. From a mini-saw, knife, ruler, nail pryer, paracord tensioner, even a smartphone stand, this tactical wallet can turn its talents to a host of running repairs. The multi-tool can also be removed from the wallet to be used its own. Oh, and as one of our best gifts for truck drivers, the wallet is also made of top grain leather, with safety locks to keep everything secure.
RFID secured cash/card case
Holds up to 12 cards
Genuine grain leather
Stainless steel multi-tool
14 built-in tool functions
- BrandDango Products
- Weight 6.1 ounces
Discreet, wireless and comfortable to wear, the FocusPower mini Bluetooth earbuds will let your trucker rock out to their favorite tunes straight from their smartphone. We really like the battery life in these mini earphones, which the makers claim is around 1.5 times more than other similar products. You’ll need to manage the volume to get the most out of their juice but there’s enough power to get you through a day’s journey. Ergonomically designed, they are kind on your ears too, meaning that they fit securely without added pressure. For around $20, these earbuds are great value and will make awesome stocking filler gifts for truck drivers.
Compatible with Bluetooth-enabled devices
Connect to two smartphones at the same time
Ergonomically designed for comfort
4.5 hours battery life on full volume
Magnetic inductive charging
- Model FBA_F10
- Weight 0.16 ounces
If your trucker sits for long periods and complains of a numb butt, then check out this gel memory foam cushion from ComfiLife. With a non-slip rubber bottom and built-in handle, it’s designed for life on the road, and provides superior comfort and support during extended journeys. We really like the way it contours to an individual fit and is ergonomically designed to support the tailbone, promoting a healthy posture when seated. It also provides relief if back pain and sciatica are an issue. Plus, there’s a removable cover for super-easy cleaning. This is one of those Christmas gifts for truck drivers they will wonder how they lived without!
100% high-density memory foam
Side handles for easy transport
Non-slip rubber bottom
Supports tailbone and relieves pressure
Machine-washable zip cover
- Model B014F18ZGU
- Weight 1.45 pounds
Eating on the move can be made easier with this cool multi-tool that’s both durable and lightweight. With its clever spoon and fork combo, you also get a bottle opener as well as a hex screwdriver and wrench to boot. All for less than $6 – what’s not to love! Buy this for your trucker, and they can keep it with them wherever they go, thanks to the sturdy carabiner that easily snaps onto a belt or rucksack. Ok, the fork prongs are on the small side, but as a scoop and eat this spork multi-tool works really well. A nice little gift to tuck into your trucker’s stocking.
Lightweight spoon and fork combo
Includes a bottle opener and wrench
Emergency screwdriver blade
Made from chrome-colored steel
- BrandColumbia River Knife & Tool
- Weight 1.44 ounces
This heated travel blanket is a cozy way for any trucker to keep warm while on the road. With its safety timer, the Car Cozy simply plugs into any vehicle’s 12-volt power outlet and warms up in minutes. Large enough for two people, this blanket is perfect for those ice-cold mornings or for an extra layer of heated comfort on overnight layovers or long traffic delays. It also manages the heat with its 30 or 45-minute timer as well as auto shut off and temperature control. Made from quality polyester fleece that invites you to wrap up warm, this is a great blanket to tuck away in the back of the truck cabin for when the temperature drops. When it comes to gift ideas for truck drivers, we think the Car Cozy 2 is a winner.
Soft polyester fleece
Plugs into 12-volt power outlet
Large enough for two people
Safety timer and auto shut off
Ideal for cars, trucks or RVs
- BrandCar Cozy
- Model TWI-2001
- Weight 1 pounds
To keep all your trucker’s tech powered when on the road, this multi-port power inverter from Bestek could well be the juicer go-to. This little powerhouse provides 200 watts of continuous DC to AC power, ideal for charging multiple electronic devices from the 12-volt outlet in most vehicles. You get three AC outlets and 4 USB ports, so this is perfect for re-juicing smartphones, GPS units, laptops and tablets when out on the road. There’s also a built-in fuse and cooling fan to keep your tech protected. Comes with a 2.5-foot cigarette lighter plug cable so you can keep your devices neatly out of the way when you charge. Plus, there’s an 18-month warranty. Not suitable for high-power items.
Operates from 12V outlet
Isolation voltage protection
3 AC outlets and 4 USB ports
Suitable for car, truck and RV use
2.5-foot charging cable
- Model MRI2011GU
- Weight 9.6 ounces
Treat your trucker to the ultimate in-cab radio system with the Sirius XM satellite radio plus installation kit and you’ll go to the top of their favorite person list! With commercial-free radio, they can choose from sport, news and entertainment as well as their favorite music genre, all perfect for whiling away hours on the road. You also get a three months’ free subscription to the streaming service, but you’ll then need to set up a monthly subscription. But you do get to custom make your own radio channel with all your personal favorites. With an easy to set up system, you can stream your Sirius through the radio in the truck’s cabin for instant use. Perfect for life on the road, the Sirius XM gives one-touch access to real-time traffic updates wherever you are. And, if your trucker misses anything, they can simply pause, rewind or replay for up to 30 minutes. We think this is one of the best Christmas gifts for truck drivers who have everything.
Access Sirius XM via in-car radio
Three months’ free subscription
Complete in installation kit
Store up to 20 channels
Pause, rewind or replay function
- Model SXPL1V1
- Weight 3.2 ounces
If your trucker has to spend time overnight in their cab, then why not upgrade their sleeping arrangements with this super-comfy memory foam mattress from Mobile Innerspace. Designed specifically by professional drivers for truck or camper sleeping, this mattress comes rolled compressed so that it can be undone, expanded and fitted onto the sleeper berth in minutes. The old-school grey check reminds you of the comforts of home and the memory foam means a good night’s sleep or day rest is on the cards. Plus, you get a 30-day sleep guarantee so if the ZZZZs don’t happen you can send it back. Rest-assured, we think this is one of the more unusual gifts for truckers that will be greatly welcomed!
4-inch high density polyurethane foam
Compressed and rolled for ease of use
Designed by drivers for drivers
Sized for camper/truck sleeper berths
30-day sleep guarantee
- BrandFirsTime & Co.
- Model AMZ-TS-2879
- Weight 8 pounds
Every truck cabin should have one, so why not make this first aid kit from Surviveware one of your ‘Christmas gifts for truck drivers’ stocking fillers. This kit has been built to last, thanks to its waterproof 600D polyester bag with carry handle and robust zips, while inside you get 100 essential first aid items, each clearly labelled for its function.
The whole kit has also been FDA approved so totally safe to use and all the internal items are protected from the elements thanks to zip-top laminate bags, each one organized by category. Plus, there are extra pockets for your own medication. In short, this first aid kit is an absolute essential, and is tough and practical enough to cope with life on the road.
Tough and waterproof polyester bag
100 pieces of essential first aid kit
Organized by category and function
Space for your own items
- Weight1.2 pounds
As a personal gift, this engraved flask gift set is perfect for the special truck driver in your life. Made from black stainless steel, the flask has a seven-ounce capacity, so enough to hold something warming when the day’s driving has come to an end. Complete with its own funnel, you can get a personalized message across the front to remind your trucker of you and of home. As well as the flask, this cool gift set also includes a rescue knife which has a host of on-the-road uses, from slicing food, to cutting a seat belt in the case of an emergency. There is also a fold-out bottle opener and glass breaker in the spine of the knife. Smart and personal, we think this is one of the top gifts for truckers.
Engraved 70z stainless steel flask
Comes complete with funnel
Added rescue knife
Built in glass breaker and seat-belt cutter
Engrave both with your own message
As a way to protect cash and valuable while on the road, this portable lock box safe from AmazonBasics is a great value buy and would be a welcome gift in any trucker’s Christmas stocking. The Lock Box Safe has enough space to hold cash, jewelry, documents or cards and is made from anti-pry steel, with a padded interior. The size makes this lock box extremely portable and so ideal for the cabin of a truck or RV, where you can discreetly store it away. You also get a zinc alloy combo-lock for an extra layer of security. Pop it under the driver seat or in the glove box, and with an additional 1700-pound tested steel cable for attaching, you can rest easy your precious stuff is safe while out on the road.
Compact and discreet box design
Made from premium anti-pry steel
Foam padded interior
Zinc alloy combination secure lock
Additional steel cable for securing
- Model SW-SC03
- Weight 3.5 pounds
As one of the ultimate Christmas gifts for truck drivers, it would be hard to beat this high-spec portable fridge freezer from Dometic.
With a low power consumption, using 120-V AC or 12/24-V DC, this super-smart looking cooler is perfect for longer road trips. It is also great for solar set ups so a top unit for your camper or RV. Yes, it does retail at just shy of 1000 bucks, but there’s a lot of cool spec to the Dometic. Frost-free, it can refrigerate or freeze to -7F and its heavy-duty design means it can take the knocks and bumps of life on the road. Plus, wi-fi enabled, you can monitor and control the unit’s temperature via an app on your smartphone. And it is one quiet dude too, so the perfect cool traveling companion!
AC or DC low power consumption
Freezes down to -7F
Can also operate on a solar set up
robust design made for traveling
Control temperature from your smartphone
- Model CFX-40W
- Weight 40.8 pounds
Give a personal gift this Christmas with this carefully crafted brown leather keychain, with a single letter of your choice. Perfect for their truck and house keys, this classy looking chain easily and securely snaps on to a belt or loop so they can keep their essentials close to them. There’s a lovely vintage look to this keychain that adds style to any trucking outfit. The clasp is made from quality metal and although quite snug is easy to use without fumbling or prying to remove. A super gift for any trucker’s stocking this Holiday Season.
Vintage-look keyring with single metal letter
Made from brown matt leather
Secure metal attachment clasp
Three hooks for your keys
Comes with 180-day warranty
- BrandMarino Ave
- Weight4.8 ounces
Every trucker needs a go-to cap and with this looker from Under Armour, he’ll be in for a cool head gear ride. Made from 100% polyester, the structure and design of the Blitzing Trucker 3.0 makes it both stylish and practical to wear. The fit has a pre-curved visor to protect the eyes from road glare and side and back mesh panels to keep the head well ventilated. Inside you get a built-in sweat band to wick away sweat to keep you looking and feeling trucker cool, while the back strap is fully adjustable.
The overall design is structured and modern, with a slightly higher crown for an up-to-date fit. Whether it is for time on the road, or going out for a beer at a bar, this is a hat they will love to wear.
Made from 100% polyester
Pre-curved visor and mesh panels
Higher crown for a modern fit
Built-in wicking headband
Adjustable snapback closure
- BrandUnder Armour
- Weight4 ounces
You get a lot of quality leather for the price in this tough but handsome looking biker’s wallet that is perfect for the trucking life. The design is simple but effective and the leather really is super-soft, with its trifold design giving enough space for cash and cards. Two press-stud straps secure it all together and the added 45cm silver colored metal chain adds a cool look while also giving you another way to secure your belongings and keep them close. Pop your Kabana wallet in your jeans’ pocket and secure to your belt loop with the chain and you are away! Good value too for real leather at just shy of $20, so a great buy if you are looking for ideas for gifts for truck drivers this Christmas.
Genuine black leather
4.7 x 3.5-inch dimensions
Metal 45 cm chain attached
Two buckles for safe closure
- Model 10442705
- Weight 5 ounces
Our Top Pick
Smart, practical and pretty cool, the Dango T01 Tactical EDC Wallet scoops our best gift for truckers review best choice. Made from top quality materials, including high-grain leather and carbon stainless steel, the T01 has been made to last. With an RFID blocker built in, you can keep all your cards safe while on the road, and the clever 14-function multi-tool is going to keep you on the move. A smart investment for the trucker love of your life.