Jerky Facts

Beef Jerky on a Plane? What You Need to Know

If you've ever wondered if you can bring beef jerky on a plane, the answer is yes, you can. In fact, the TSA has no issues in regards to packing your favorite beef jerky snack whether it be in your carry on or checked luggage if it is a domestic flight. 

While liquids may be prohibited, it is completely acceptable to bring food items including beef jerky, pork jerky, turkey jerky, dried or canned meats. Really any non-liquid food items are allowed. 

There are TSA-approved snacks and food products that are able to be packed in both checked luggage and carry-on luggage. 

Can I Bring Beef Jerky to Europe? 

You might be wondering if you can bring your favorite high protein jerky snacks on those long international flights. The good news is that the rules are essentially the same as domestic flights so you are allowed to bring a small bag or two of beef jerky with you and it shouldn't be a problem. It's always a good idea to check on the EU's website to make sure you are following all guidelines while traveling. 

Tips on Packing Beef Jerky for a Flight

1. Stock up early 

Before heading out for you trip, it's important to stock up on your favorite beef jerky snacks so you have plenty of time to get it beforehand. If you're in a pinch, we offer upgraded shipping options at checkout so you can see the fastest shipping option to suit your needs. 

2. Choose a variety of flavors

Shop our selection of handcrafted, artisanal beef jerky that's essential for any travel day. Pack a variety of flavors to make sure you cover all your basis for your big day. It might be a good idea to shop our sugar-free keto collection because it will keep you fueled longer and won't give you any of those detrimental sugar crashes. 

Open suitcase filled with travel accessories and a bag of beef jerky.

3. Pack it somewhere accessible 

Make sure to pack your jerky travel snacks in a place that is easily accessible for those long days. Don't put it at the bottom of your carry. Keep it towards the top or in a compartment where you can easily grab it! 

Bottom Line

You can definitely travel with beef jerky as well as any packaged foods that aren't considered a liquid. Make sure to keep them easily accessible so you can enjoy these at any point of time during your busy travel day! 

To find your perfect jerky match, check out our different collections varying in style, flavor profiles, and textures!