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15 Great Prayers for Safe Travel and Protection

15 Great Prayers for Safe Travel and Protection

Prayers for safe travel and protection are very important. We do not see the unknown, and cannot tell what will happen a few seconds from when we leave home till we get to our destination.

People sometimes leave home and never plan it, but something bad happens to them. The Bible encourages us to trust in the Lord with all our heart and lean not onto our own understanding.

We can commit our travels into God’s hands, and here are 15 powerful great prayers for Safe Travel and Protection you can say for traveling mercies.


1. Prayer for Traveling Mercies, Grace and Protection.

You will not fear the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day, nor the pestilence that stalks in the darkness, nor the plague that destroys at midday. –Psalm 91:5-6

Lord Jesus, I thank you for always being there for me. Thank you for always guarding and protecting me. Thank you for always keeping me safe. Thank you, Lord, for wrapping me in your arms always.

Lord, I ask for your travelling mercies even as I am about to leave home. I ask that you will continue to watch over me as you always do in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Please shield and protect my family as I am leaving them behind. I leave them in your gentle hands. Be merciful unto me and keep me from harm’s way in Jesus’ mighty name.

Thank you, almighty Father, for answered prayers in Jesus’ name, Amen.

2. Prayer for Travel protection Against Accidents.

Surely he will save you from the fowler’s snare and from the deadly pestilence. –Psalm91:3

Heavenly Father, I come before you today to pray for travel protection against any accidents. Lord, I ask that this travel will be smooth and accident-free in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

I pray that my car will be sound and in good condition. Lord, help me to determine any faults in my car even before the Journey begins. O God, I pray that nothing bad will happen to me.

I ask, that even if there is a fault with my vehicle, please keep me safe in Jesus’ mighty name.

3. Safe Travel Prayer for Family.

The Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore. –Psalm 121:8

Dear Lord Jesus, I am here today before your throne of grace and I want to firstly thank you for the family you have blessed me with.

Lord, I want to ask that even as we are traveling together as a family, please take us to our travel location and bring us back safely.

Father, please keep us in one piece. Save us from any evil wind and any evil turbulence that decides to blow against us, and at the end of the day, we will give you all the glory honor and adoration, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen.

    4. Prayer for Protection for Road Travel.

      Because he loves me,” says the Lord, “I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name. –Psalm91:14

      Lord Jesus, thank you so much for the gift of life and for how you have kept me. Lord, as I embark on this journey you will keep me safe from any accident and harm.

      I pray Lord and ask that you will bless the road and the path I take. I pray Lord that no vehicle will crash into ours. I also ask for a smooth journey Lord.

      I pray Lord that nothing will go wrong on this trip in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ. Please keep me safe throughout this journey and keep me under the shadow of your wings in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

        5. Prayer for Air Travel Protection.

          He got up, rebuked the wind and said to the waves, “Quiet! Be still!” Then the wind died down and it was completely calm. –Psalm 4:39

          Father Lord, I commit my journey into your hands. I am here to ask for your protection and your guidance. Please keep me safe on my flight O God.

          I pray against any turbulence and any storm that will decide to rage against us through this journey. I declare and speak to the storms; Peace be still in Jesus’ name.

          I pray against any failures and complications even as we fly to our destination in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

            6. Prayer For Safety During Sea Travel.

              Because he loves me,” says the Lord, “I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name. –Psalm 91:14

              Lord Jesus, I am committing my travel over the sea into your hands. Abba, I ask for your protection against raging storms and raging seas.

              I ask the lord that nothing will by any means harm me and those I am travelling with. Lord, please keep us safe and bring us back home safely in Jesus’ mighty name.

              Thank you, Abba, for your protection in Jesus’ name, Amen!

                7. Prayer for Angelic Protection.

                  For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways.

                  They will lift you up in their hands, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.–Psalm 91:11-12

                  Dear Lord Jesus, I am grateful that you always keep me safe. I am thankful that you send your angels to always keep charge over me.

                  I have come to ask that as I embark on this travel/trip, please send your Holy angels to keep me safe and protect me.

                  Let them keep charge over me Lord so that I will not dash my foot against a stone in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

                    8. Prayer for Travel Protection.

                      The blood will be a sign for you on the houses where you are, and when I see the blood, I will pass over you.

                      No destructive plague will touch you when I strike Egypt. –Exodus 12:13

                      Heavenly Father, I come before you today to pray for my travel. Lord, I come against any demonic plot to frustrate this trip.

                      I ask Lord that I will be covered and marked by the blood of Jesus. That when they see the blood they will pass over me. I come against any plot of the enemy in the name of Jesus.

                      I counteract every demonic plan with the word of the Lord, that a thousand will fall at my side and ten thousand at my right hand, but they will not come near me.

                      I declare that I am protected and covered by the most high God, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

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                        9. Prayer of Safety for Travelers.

                          The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance. –Psalm 16:6

                          Lord Jesus, I come before you today and ask for your protection whilst I am at my travel location. I pray dear God that you will cause the lines to fall to me in pleasant places in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.

                          I ask Lord for your protection, your covering, and shielding. Please send kind and genuine people my way, and I ask Lord, that you will keep me in good health whilst I embark on this trip, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

                            10. Prayer of Protection for My Children.

                              The Lord will keep you from all harm, he will watch over your life. –Psalm 121:7

                              Most high and everlasting Father, I thank you so much for the gift of children and for blessing me with my children. I commit their travel today into your hands dear Lord, I ask heavenly Father, that you will wrap them in your gentle hands.

                              You said in your word, that we would commit our ways in your hands, so I commit their travel into your hands. Lord, please protect them, and watch jealously over them. Keep them away from danger and from dangerous people in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

                                11. Prayer for Protection over My Husband.

                                  He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings, you will find refuge; his faithfulness will be your shield and rampart. –Psalm 91:4

                                  Dear God, I pray today for my dear husband who is about to embark on travel. I ask dear God, please protect him and shield him o dear Father. Lord, I pray that you will keep him in good health.

                                  I pray for a sound mind, peace, and your safety round about him. My dear God, please keep my husband safe, and let the purpose of his travel be fruitful in Jesus’ name, Amen!

                                    12. Prayer for Travel Protection for My Wife.

                                      I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” –Psalm 91:2

                                      Most high and everlasting Father, thank you for the life of my precious wife and the way you have taken care of her. Father, please let her be safe as she embarks on this Journey.

                                      Father, I ask that you keep her under your wings’ shadow. Please be her refuge. Lord, I pray sudden incidents and happenings out of her way in Jesus’ mighty name. Let her journey be smooth and peaceful in Jesus’ name, Amen!

                                        13. Safe Travel Prayer for a Friend.

                                          See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and to bring you to the place I have prepared. –Exodus 23:20

                                          Lord Jesus, I pray today lifting the trip I have planned with my friends into your hands. I ask heavenly Father that as we go together on this trip, let your Holy angels shield and protect us.

                                          Lord, keep us safe in your arms and order our steps every inch of the way. Grant us the discernment we need, to know when not to make specific moves or take specific steps, so that we will arrive home safely to the glory of your name, in Jesus’ mighty name, Amen!

                                            14. Prayer for Traveling Grace.

                                              A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand, but it will not come near you. You will only observe with your eyes and see the punishment of the wicked. –Psalm 91:7-8

                                              Lord Jesus, I thank you for the opportunity you have given me to travel. I ask dear Lord to protect me from dangerous and deceptive people as I go through this journey.

                                              I ask Lord that you will shield me from people that are going to harm me whilst I am out on this journey. Please remove bad seeds in the form of people away from me on this journey, and plant good seeds my way in Jesus’ name, Amen!

                                                15. Prayer for Traveling Protection for My Siblings.

                                                  If you say, “The Lord is my refuge,” and you make the Most High your dwelling, no harm will overtake you, no disaster will come near your tent. –Psalm91:9-10

                                                  Dear Lord, I pray today and ask Father for travelling mercies for my siblings. Lord, please keep my sibling safe as she travels.

                                                  Lord, I ask that you will be with her throughout this journey. Please keep her protected and safe and let the enemy have no access to her as she goes on this Journey.

                                                  Father, I pray that she will not feel alone on this journey. I ask that she will not be scared, but rather, she will always have the assurance of your protection in Jesus’ mighty name.

                                                  Lord, you are the only refuge and hiding place we know as a family, so please keep her safe. May nothing scare her in Jesus mighty amen, Amen!


                                                  Our most high Father is always ever ready to offer His protection, and that is why we can count on Him for travel protection. Our God is more than able to keep us safe.

                                                  It is always a good thing to commit our ways into his hands. The world seems to be crazy these days, and only Abba can keep us safe from harm’s way.

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