Five comedy podcasts for your next road trip

Avoid the radio static on your next road trip by downloading these hilarious podcasts and leave everyone in stitches.

Hamish and Andy

Episode duration: between 30 minutes and one hour.
Language: all episodes are clean.

These Aussie boys currently run a successful radio show across Australia. Their podcasts combine comedy, news, interviews with celebrities, stunts and many other segments into a big ball of non-stop laughs.

This podcast is great for all ages and is bound to leave all listeners laughing out loud.

If you haven’t listened to Hamish and Andy’s show before, you are in for a pleasant surprise.

Do Go On

Episode duration: one to two hours.
Language: a majority of the episodes are clean, however, newer episodes contain explicit language.

A fact-based comedy podcast involving Melbourne comedians Matt Stewart, Jess Perkins and Dave Warneke. They each take it in turns to research a topic and report back to class.

The podcast is filled to the brim with the perfect combination of education and comedy. The topics picked will enhance your trivia knowledge and will keep you entertained for hours.

These Aussie comedians generate hilarious banter and are genuinely interesting. There is no doubt that they will keep you laughing throughout your entire trip.


Episode duration: between 30 minutes and one hour.
Language: explicit content is evident in all episodes.

If you love improvised and great character sketches, Superego is the podcast for you.

Although this is not a common or popular combination for podcasts, the doctors do a fabulous job of making you forget that the sketches are improvised and it is very easy to lose track of time.

Reply All

Episode duration: 20 to 40 minutes.
Language: explicit content in a majority of episodes.

Reply All covers a wide variety of topics, from the internet, trained rats, time travel, celebrity dogs, phone scammers, angry flower children, workplace iguanas, and more. Hosted by PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman, from Gimlet.

This podcast is a perfect mix of geek and comedy, with charming hosts. The episodes are short and quick paced which is perfect for those with shorter attention spans, or people who love to jump from topic to topic.

Ask Me Another

Episode duration: 50 minutes to one and a half hours.
Language: a majority of the episodes are clean, however, there is the occasional episode which contains explicit language.

Ask Me Another brings the lively spirit and healthy competition of your favourite trivia night right to your ears. With a rotating cast of funny people, puzzle writers and VIP guests, it features the wit of host Ophira Eisenberg, the music of house musician Jonathan Coulton, and rambunctious trivia games, all played in front of a live audience.

This podcast is great if you want to add a little trivia to your road trip while also maintaining a light-hearted, comedic feel to your drive. You will probably learn a thing or two along the way as well.

If you would rather listen to music on your trip, here’s how to make a themed road trip playlist.