6 Faithful Prayers for Safe Road Trips

God protects us in all that we do. He wants to help us with the things that matter in our lives. If you are traveling, you may worry about difficulties you may face on the road. These prayers for a safe road trip ask God to watch over everyone involved.

The prayers in this list will act as guides to help you ask for God’s protection as you travel on the road.

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Prayer For Road Trip Safety

Holy Father,

We are so grateful for the opportunity to take this journey together. We know that it will be a fulfilling experience and we look forward to the time spent together.

We pray that You will watch over us and keep us safe as we make this journey. Please protect our car. Help it stay in working order throughout our journey. Help us get to our destination and back without incident.

Please help us stay safe from any other harm or injury that may befall us on the road. Keep us safe from people who may seek to harm us or take our possessions. Protect us from temptation that may lead us away from the safe route.

Please help us find safe locations to stop along our route so that we can rest, rejuvenate our bodies, and find food. Please help those stops to be safe experiences that leave us with the energy to continue on the rest of our journey.

We close this prayer in the name of Jesus Christ, Amen.

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And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us. – John 5:14

Short Prayer For A Road Trip

Dear Lord,

We are preparing for a journey and we pray today to invite You to be a part of that journey with us.

Please keep us safe as we make this road trip. Guide our vehicle and help us travel safely. Help us arrive at our destination with the energy and mindset to enjoy our time there.

Keep our car in working order. Help us get along with one another as we travel in close quarters.

We offer this prayer in Your name, Amen.

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I appeal to you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf, – Romans 15:30

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Prayer Before A Road Trip

Dear Father in Heaven,

Thank You for giving me the chance to travel. I am thankful for the opportunity to see the world around me and explore the beauty of Your creation.

Please keep me safe as I travel. Help me stay healthy and avoid dangerous situations. Keep my mind alert as I drive, so that I will not become distracted and cause accidents on the road. Help me stay vigilant to avoid accidents as a result of others’ mistakes as well.

Please keep my car functioning properly. Help me save gas and money as I drive. Help my car function with the full capacity that it has.

I pray that I will arrive at my destination in one piece. Help me avoid danger as I make stops on the road. Help me know which places are safe to pull over and refuel my vehicle and my body.

I know that You will help me arrive in safety.


safe road trips bible verse

Praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints, – Ephesians 6:18

Bible Prayer For Safe Travel

Lord in Heaven,

Please travel with us as we make this journey. Keep us safe as You protected Moses and the Israelites when they traveled through the wilderness.

Let us travel with angels around us to keep us safe from injury on the road. We know that angels can minister to us here on earth, and we ask for their protection at this juncture.

We know that wherever we go, You can walk beside us. We ask for Your companionship on this journey. Please stay with us and help us arrive at our destination safely.

As we will be strangers, we pray that kind individuals will take us in. We pray that we will have compassion for the other people traveling and that they will grant us the same compassion, just as You grant us.

We love You, Lord.

We offer this prayer in Your blessed name, Amen.

We also have a larger collection of prayers for safe travel that invite the Lord god to watch over you as you travel.

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Finally, brothers, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored, as happened among you, – Thessalonians 3:1

Prayer For Safe Travel For A Loved One

You might also wish to pray for the safe travel of a loved one. The Lord can be with them and watch over them, even when you can’t.

Dear Lord,

I am so thankful for all of the wonderful people You have sent into my life. They have truly blessed me and I love their presence.

One of my loved ones is about to embark on a journey, and I pray that You will protect them. Please keep my loved one safe. Send Your guardian angels to protect them as they travel. Keep their vehicle in working order and help them know if there are any problems.

If they need to make extra stops along the way, I pray that You will take them to a safe location before they need to stop.

Please help my loved one avoid accidents on the road. Keep their eyes and ears aware of their surroundings, so they will know when they need to slow down and stop. Help the road conditions be favorable so they can travel with security.

Give them a safe and enjoyable journey. Let them know they are loved and that I will see them soon.

I close this prayer in Your name, Amen.

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For when there is a change in the priesthood, there is necessarily a change in the law as well. – Hebrews 7:12

Road Trip Family Prayer

Dear Heavenly Father,

Thank You for the blessing of this family. We are so happy to be together and to have this chance to travel and build our family bonds.

Please help us enjoy this time together. Help us get along with one another and cooperate on this journey. We pray that after we finish this trip, we will be better friends with one another and we will love one another more.

Father, please help us travel in safety. Watch over our car. Give us favorable road conditions so we can travel safely.

Help us see the beauty of the world around us as we travel. Let us see beautiful sights with wonderful weather.

Help us know where we should stop so we can have a fantastic time together. Give us food to nourish our bodies and keep us safe and comfortable while we journey.

We are so grateful for this family and our Savior.


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Not that we lord it over your faith, but we work with you for your joy, for you stand firm in your faith. – Corinthians 1:24

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