The Shoe Trends Everyone Will Wear to the Airport in 2019

Updated 05/08/19
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You're probably busy thinking about holiday gift shopping, how to survive winter, and what to wear on New Year's Eve, and, okay, we've been thinking about those things too, but we're also busy thinking about all the shoe trends to come in 2019 (some new, some old). And since what shoes to wear to the airport is particularly intriguing to all of us, we're making our future predictions.

With 2019 literally right around the corner, we already know which shoe trends will be everywhere this spring, so we must admit that it wasn't that difficult to narrow it down. We went with seven trends that make a statement but that are practical enough to wear on travel days. We're happy to report that your feet have a lot to look forward to in 2019. Keep scrolling to shop the seven trends you're soon to see all over the terminals.

Combat Boots

While these celeb-favorite shoes may not look like they'd be much fun at airport security, many styles feature zippers for easy removal. We expect this trend to keep gaining steam once winter is in full swing.

Dr. Martens 1460 Pascal 8 Eye Boots
Dr. Martens 1460 Pascal 8 Eye Boots $210
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3.1 Phillip Lim Dylan Hiking Boots
3.1 Phillip Lim Dylan Hiking Boots $595
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Loeffler Randall Brady Leather-Paneled Stretch-Knit Ankle Boots
Loeffler Randall Brady Leather-Paneled Stretch-Knit Ankle Boots $395
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Mary Janes

Chanel featured gorgeous Mary Janes in its Cruise 18/19 collection, so other brands are following suit. We're always looking for new flat-shoe styles to wear on travel days, and these ones are strong contenders.

Maryam Nassir Zadeh Thelma Flats
Maryam Nassir Zadeh Thelma Flats $385
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Who What Wear Nellie Plaid Mary Jane Flats
Who What Wear Nellie Plaid Mary Jane Flats $30
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AlexaChung 20mm Velvet Mary Jane Flats
AlexaChung 20mm Velvet Mary Jane Flats $475 $332
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Logo Shoes

Logomania will still be going strong in 2019. The beauty of this style is that it comes in so many different forms, so you can look cool wearing whatever shoe style strikes your fancy.

Gucci Princetown GG Velvet Slippers
Gucci Princetown GG Velvet Slippers $790
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Prada America's Cup Mesh and Leather Trainers
Prada America's Cup Mesh and Leather Trainers $550
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Fendi Logo-Print Velvet Slides
Fendi Logo-Print Velvet Slides $650
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Western Shoes

Don't expect Western-inspired shoes to fade away after the ball drops—this trend is sticking around. The reason it's great for the airport is that the style is easy to slide on and off.

Rag & Bone Westin Booties
Rag & Bone Westin Booties $550
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Topshop Howdie High Heel Ankle Boots
Topshop Howdie High Heel Ankle Boots $170
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Ganni Marlyn Star Cutout Western Boots
Ganni Marlyn Star Cutout Western Boots $585
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Nylon Velcro Sandals

Teva and Teva-inspired sandals flooded the S/S 19 runways. This "ugly" shoe trend is more than comfortable and easy enough to wear to the airport.

Teva Hurricane Sandals
Teva Hurricane Sandals $70
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Area Crystal-Fringed Nylon Sandals
Area Crystal-Fringed Nylon Sandals $535
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Teva Original Universal Sandals
Teva Original Universal Sandals $50
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Oxford Shoes

If you're tired of loafers but want something with a similar vibe, it's time to start considering Oxfords again (celebrities already are). We recommend going with a pair with some character, like the below metallic-and–patent leather iterations.

Repetto Zizi Oxford Shoes
Repetto Zizi Oxford Shoes $445
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ASOS Design Manic Flat Brogues
ASOS Design Manic Flat Brogues $40
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Madewell Pauline Oxfords
Madewell Pauline Oxfords $148
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Dad Sneakers

Dad sneakers aren't going quietly into the night just yet! In fact, there are more styles than ever to choose from, and at every price point. Plus, they're perfect with airport-approved leggings and skinny jeans.

Puma Thunder Drift Leather Trainer Sneakers
Puma Thunder Drift Leather Trainer Sneakers $120
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Adidas Falcon W Sneakers in Grey Two/Trace Maroon
Adidas Falcon W Sneakers in Grey Two/Trace Maroon $100
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Gucci Rhyton Leather Sneakers
Gucci Rhyton Leather Sneakers $790
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Next up: the best pants to wear while traveling.

This post originally appeared on our sister site Who What Wear.

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