42 Gifts for Truck Drivers That Will Make Their Job Easier

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Best Gifts For Truck Drivers

If you know any truckers, then you know that they are a special breed of people. They spend hours on the road, away from their families, and they deserve to be appreciated for keeping our economy running. Here are 42 gifts for truck drivers that they’re sure to love! From useful tools to fun games to safety equipment, this gift guide has something for every trucker on your list.

1. Emergency Hammer and Seat Belt Cutter

Emergencies can happen while truckers are on the road, and it is important to be prepared. This 2–in–1 emergency tool from AmazonBasics is a seat belt cutter and the window hammer is perfect for truckers in case of an emergency.

The seat belt cutter quickly slices through a seat belt and the hammer can break a window in case of emergency

2. Audible Subscription

Audiobooks are a great way for truck drivers to pass the time on long hauls. The Audible subscription service offers a wide selection of audiobooks, including new releases and bestsellers.

If you’re looking for gifts for truck drivers that keep them entertained while on the road, this is a great option!

3. Yeti Rambler

Keep your trucker’s drink cold all day long with the Yeti Rambler. This double–walled, stainless steel mug is designed with a vacuum insulation that keeps drinks cold for up to 24 hours or hot for up to 12 hours.

The Yeti Rambler is also BPA–free and comes with a spill–resistant lid.

4. Seat Gap Filler

The Drop Stop is the world’s best–selling car seat gap filler.

This essential accessory prevents items from falling through the cracks and into the abyss between the seat and the center console.

The Drop Stop is made from a durable neoprene and fits most cars, trucks, and SUVs. It’s a practical gift for all truck drivers .

5. Truck Vacuum

Help your trucker keep their truck clean and organized with this HOTOR vacuum cleaner.

This powerful vacuum cleaner has a detachable dustbin for easy emptying and a washable filter for easy cleaning.

It also has a crevice tool for cleaning tight spaces and a brush tool for removing dirt and hair from upholstery.

6. Front Seat Organizer

The front seat of a truck is often cluttered and messy, making it difficult to find what you need when you need it.

This front seat organizer is the perfect solution. It has multiple compartments and pockets to store everything from pens and paper to snacks and drinks.

7. Headlamp

This headlamp is a great gift for truck drivers. The Fenix rechargeable headlamp is one of the most powerful on the market. With 1600 lumens it can reach over 203 yards! It’s also IP68 waterproof, and can withstand temperatures from -31° F to 113° F.

8. Thermos

The Stanley Classic Vacuum Insulated Thermos is the perfect gift for truckers who love a hot cup of coffee or tea on the go.

The thermos is double–wall vacuum insulated to keep drinks hot for up to 12 hours or cold for up to 24 hours.

The Stanley Classic Thermos is also made of durable stainless steel and comes with a leak–proof lid.

9. Bose Frames

The Bose Frames are a unique gift for any music lover. These sunglasses have a titanium frame and come with a charging case. The Bose Frames allow wearers to experience sound without headphones.

10. Massage Gun

The Theragun mini is a handheld percussive massager that helps reduce muscle pain and fatigue. The device is battery operated and easy to use, making it perfect for truckers on the go.

11. Tool Backpack

The Dewalt Tool Backpack is perfect for the truck driver who wants a durable and organized backpack. The backpack has a variety of pockets and straps to keep tools securely in place.

The durable fabric and construction will protect tools from the wear and tear of everyday use. It also has a built-in for easy access to tools at night.

12. Pocket Knife

A pocket knife is a versatile and handy gift for a truck driver. This gift can be used for a variety of purposes, including opening packages, slicing fruit, and cutting rope.

The knife is also stainless steel and includes a hard–shell case for protection.

13. Leatherman

The Leatherman Wave multi-tool is perfect for the truck driver who likes to be prepared for anything.

This handy tool comes with 17 different tools, including needle-nose pliers, regular pliers, wire cutters, hard-wire cutters, scissors, knife, saw, can opener, bottle opener, Phillips screwdriver, medium screwdriver, and a carabiner/bottle opener.

It’s a must-have in any cab.

14. Boots

Red Wing makes some of the best boots out there and they’re built to last a lifetime. Get your loved one a quality pair of boots that’ll keep their toes safe while they’re working on their cab or trailer.

15. Boot Care

Quality boots require a little TLC to keep them in good shape. Otter wax leather care is a great way to keep your trucker’s boots in tip-top condition.

If you’re looking for the perfect stock stuffer gifts for truck drivers, look no further!

16. Comfy Socks

A good pair of socks is a necessity for any trucker. Darn Tough Vermont Merino Wool socks are made of the finest all–natural materials and are guaranteed for life. 

Not only are they incredibly durable and long–lasting, but they are also soft, comfortable, and breathable.

17. Quality Gloves

Working long hours in a truck can take its toll on the hands. The Ironclad Ranchworx Gloves are tough and durable, yet also comfortable to wear. These gloves are perfect for the trucker who wants to keep their hands protected from the harsh elements.

18. Ultrabright Flashlight

Another quality gift from Fenix – this flashlight is an excellent gift for truckers. With its extreme durability, rechargeability, and waterproof design, this flashlight can handle any situation.

19. The Trucker's Friend

The Off Grid Tools Pro Trucker’s Friend is the perfect gift for any truck driver. This all–in–one tool is a jack of all trades and can be used for a variety of tasks, including: prying, hammering, striking, scraping, cutting, and more.

It’s also made of durable materials, meaning it can withstand the wear and tear of everyday use.

20. GPS

Garmin’s 780 is the perfect gift for the truck driver who has everything. This top–of–the–line navigator offers detailed maps of North America, voice–activated navigation, Bluetooth hands–free calling and calling, real–time traffic updates, and more.

21. Motor Atlas

A Road Atlas is a must-have for any truck driver. Even with modern technology, it is essential to have an atlas just in case. This atlas has the latest information on states, interstates, and roads. It’s spiral-bound and laminated for durability.

22. Kettlebell

A kettlebell is a great gift for a truck driver who likes to keep in shape. This versatile piece of equipment can be used for a variety of exercises, including swings, squats, and lunges. Pair this with the Simple & Sinister book below for a full-body workout.

23. Simple & Sinister

Give the gift of strength and cardiovascular fitness with the kettlebell workout from Pavel Tsatsouline, author of Simple & Sinister.

The workout is only 10 minutes long, but it’s a tough one. Your truck driver will appreciate the challenge and the improved strength and conditioning.

24. Dropp Kit

A dropp kit is a must–have for any truck driver. This kit includes a first–aid kit, a tool kit, a jumper cable, a fire extinguisher, a reflective triangle, and a flashlight. In addition, the dropp kit features a durable storage case that is easy to transport and keeps all of the items organized.

25. Mini Fridge

This is a small fridge for your loved one’s truck. They can get whatever they need refrigerated, whether that’s their lunch or even insulin. 

26. Power Inverter

A quality and durable inverter is a must–have for any truck driver. The Renogy 2000W Pure Sine Wave Inverter 12V DC to 120V AC is a great choice for those who need to power a wide range of electronics while on the road.

This inverter is capable of providing up to 2000 watts of continuous power and up to 4000 watts of peak power. It also features a low battery alarm and low battery shutdown, making it the perfect choice for those who want peace of mind while on the road.

27. Electric Powered Cooler

The Wagan 12V cooler/warmer is a great gift for a truck driver. This device plugs into a 12V outlet in a truck and allows the driver to keep food and drinks cold or warm. The Wagan cooler/warmer is also small and lightweight, making it easy to transport.

28. Steering Wheel Desk

This desk is perfect for the truck driver that likes to work on the go. The desk attaches to the steering wheel and provides a sturdy work surface.

This is one of the most practical gifts for truck drivers on this list because their truck is their office. 

29. Purple Seat Cushion

A comfortable and safe drive is essential for every truck driver. Help make those long hours behind the wheel a little more pleasant with this soft seat cushion. The cushion will fit most standard truck seats and is made of durable and breathable fabric.

30. Air Mattress

A good night‘s sleep is essential for any truck driver on the road. Help your loved one get a good night‘s sleep with this truck bed air mattress. The mattress inflates in minutes and is designed to fit snugly in the truck bed, providing comfortable support for a restful night‘s sleep.

31. Portable Wash Bag

Does your trucker’s dirty laundry pile up on a long road trips? The Scrubba Wash Bag is a portable, lightweight, and compact washing machine that allows them to wash their clothes anywhere. This unique gift is perfect for the truck driver who wants to keep their clothes clean and fresh on the road.

32. Pee Cup

When nature calls for truck drivers, it‘s often difficult to find a safe and private place to answer the call. This pee cup for truck drivers is perfect for those moments. The cup is made of durable silicone and is easy to clean.

33. Truck Toilet

This is another great gift for truck drivers because it is lightweight and easy to store. The Reliance Products Hassock Portable Lightweight Self–Contained Toilet is perfect for those times when a truck driver is on the road for an extended period of time and needs a place to go to the bathroom.

34. Microfiber Clothes

Keep your truck driver‘s cab clean and organized with a set of soft, absorbent microfiber clothes. These cloths will quickly and easily clean up liquid spills, dust, and dirt. The clothes are also lint-free, so they will not leave any residue on your truck driver’s dash or windshield.

35. Dashcam

A dashcam is a great gift for a truck driver, as it provides an extra level of security while on the road.

The dashcam can capture video of accidents, traffic violations, and other incidents, which can help to protect the driver in the event of an accident or dispute.

36. Lunch Box Stove

This 12–volt heating lunch box is perfect for truckers on the go. It plugs into the cigarette lighter in your car or truck and heats up to 300°F.

37. LED Road Flares

These LED road flares are a must–have for truck drivers. The flares are easy to use and provide an intense light that will be seen for miles. The flares are also magnetic, making them easy to attach to the side of a truck.

38. Heated Blanket

This heated blanket is perfect for the truck driver in your life. They can wrap it around them while they‘re driving to keep warm, or use it as a bed cover when they‘re resting in their truck. 

The heated blanket is made with a soft, plush fabric and has a built–in thermostat, so the driver can choose the perfect level of warmth.

39. Air Purifier

The best way to keep your truck driver healthy on the road is to provide them with an air ionizer. This small device plugs into the cigarette lighter and emits negative ions into the air. 

Negative ions are known to improve mood, energy, and focus. In addition, the ionizer removes smoke, bacteria, and other toxins from the air. 

This is one of the most unique gifts for truck drivers on this list!

40. VR Headset

The Oculus Quest 2 is the perfect gift for the truck driver that loves to game. This all–in–one virtual reality system comes with touch controllers and 128GB of internal storage, so there‘s plenty of space for their favorite games. 

Plus, the Oculus Quest is completely wireless, so you can game on the go. There’s even a movie theater mode!

41. Eye Mask

Give your truck driver the gift of a good night‘s sleep with this luxury eye mask. This soft and comfortable eye mask blocks out light and comes with a comfortable strap that won‘t pinch or tug on the hair.

42. Satellite Radio

Keep your truck driver entertained on long hauls with this SiriusXM Radio. This radio offers access to over 170 channels of music, sports, news, and talk radio. The included car kit allows for easy installation in any vehicle.

Wrapping Up: Gifts For Truck Drivers

Thanks for reading our gift guide on the best gifts for truck drivers. We hope you found the perfect gift for the special trucker on your list! If you’re still looking for inspiration, check out one of our numerous gift guides!