A Rotating 3 in 1 Travel System
Make every outing with your baby special with an Orbit Baby travel system. Designed to maximize safety and comfort, our 3 in 1 stroller and stroller car seat combo ensures seamless travel and transitions throughout the days and years.
What Is a Travel System?
A travel system combines an infant car seat with a stroller and/or a bassinet, conveniently sold as a package. Opting for a travel system streamlines the process of choosing a car seat and stroller, allowing you to focus more on preparing for the arrival of your baby. With a travel system, you can rest assured that the car seat and stroller are designed to work seamlessly together, eliminating the need for additional accessories like adapters.
Travel System FAQs
A travel system typically refers to a combination of a stroller and an infant car seat that are designed to work together as a seamless unit. Here are the key components that make a stroller a travel system:
Stroller Frame Compatibility: A travel system stroller is designed to be compatible with a specific model or range of infant car seats. This compatibility is essential for securely attaching and detaching the car seat from the stroller.
Infant Car Seat: The travel system includes an infant car seat that is specifically designed for babies from birth to around 12-24 months, depending on the specific seat's weight and height limits. These seats are rear-facing and have a handle for easy carrying.
Car Seat Base: Most travel systems come with a separate car seat base that can be installed in a car using either the LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) or a seat belt. The base allows for easy and secure installation of the car seat.
Easy Transition: The key advantage of a travel system is the ability to transfer a sleeping baby from the car to the stroller (or vice versa) without having to disturb them. The car seat can be attached directly to the stroller frame, allowing for a smooth transition.
Safety Features: Travel system strollers are designed with safety features to ensure that the car seat is securely attached to the stroller frame. This may include locking mechanisms, straps, and audible click indicators.
Convenience: Travel systems are designed to provide convenience for parents on the go. They allow for easy maneuverability, storage options, and often come with additional features like cup holders, storage baskets, and adjustable handles.
Longevity: Many travel systems are designed to grow with your child. Some strollers can be used even after your child outgrows the infant car seat by allowing you to attach a regular toddler seat.
A bassinet is not strictly necessary for a stroller travel system, but it can be a valuable addition depending on your specific needs and preferences. Here are some considerations to help you decide whether a bassinet is right for your stroller travel system:
Newborn Comfort: Bassinets provide a flat, secure sleeping space for newborns. They allow babies to lie down in a fully reclined position, which is recommended for infants who can't yet support their own heads. If you plan to use the travel system with a newborn, a bassinet can be a comfortable option.
Improved Airflow and Visibility: Bassinets often have mesh panels or well-ventilated sides, which can improve airflow and allow you to easily check on your baby without disturbing them. This can be particularly useful in warm weather or for parents who like to keep a close eye on their child.
Versatility: Some bassinets are designed for overnight sleeping, which means you can use them as a portable crib when you're away from home. This can be convenient for travel or for keeping your baby close by during naps.
Transition to Stroller Seat: While an infant car seat can be used from birth, there may come a point when your baby outgrows it. A bassinet can be a comfortable and safe alternative for young infants before they're ready to sit in an upright stroller seat.
Parent-Facing Option: Bassinets often allow for parent-facing positioning, which can be comforting for both the baby and the parent. This allows for better interaction and bonding during strolls.
Orbit Baby Travel system strollers are designed to be compatible with Orbit Baby car seats and are engineered to securely attach and interface with an Orbit Baby Stroller. However, Orbit Baby makes an adapterto attach your non Orbit Baby car seat to the Orbit Baby Stroller. Compatible with Maxi-Cosi®, Cybex®, and Nuna®.
With the Orbit Baby Helix+you can easily convert your Orbit Baby Stroller from a single to a double and seamlessly keep your family moving along as it grows.
Yes, stroller travel systems can be safe when used correctly and according to the manufacturer's guidelines. All of our car seats, strollers and travel systems undergo rigorous testing to ensure that their quality, safety, and durability meet and exceed industry standards. We have invested in our technology, materials and staff, to guarantee you and your family the ultimate level of safety and protection.
A 3 in 1 Stroller Travel System
Stroll, Sleep & Ride
A 3 in 1 stroller, car seat and bassinet combo that allows for different seating options and positions to ensure seamless travel throughout the days and years.
"I love my travel system and how convenient it is when getting in and out of the car. The car seat and stroller combo is a must!"
"Orbit Baby is luxurious, yet practical. Transitions between stroller and car are phenomenal and make running errands such a breeze."Randi V.
"This is the stroller every woman needs! It's high quality, completely customizable, and has every option you can ever need."Kristina