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* ''VideoGame/{{Jalopy}}'' sees the game's protagonist drive through Eastern Europe shortly post-Glasnost with his uncle on a trip said uncle took in his youth. The game's title comes from the vehicle acquired for the trip: an {{Expy}} of the Trabant, [[TheAllegedCar which will cause its fair share of complications]].

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* ''Film/AroundTheBend'': The patriarch of the Lair family leaves instructions in his will that his son, grandson, and great-grandson go on a road trip to scatter his ashes at various sites across the southwestern US... a series of KFC restaurants. His motivation was for his son and grandson to heal their broken relationship. [[spoiler:The ploy works just in time... his son is dying of renal failure himself.]]

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* The first episode of ''Series/LovecraftCountry'' follows Atticus, George, and Leti on a road trip through 1950's rural America. Due to the prevalent racism still being in full force, just surviving the trip becomes a harrowing experience.

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* ''VideoGame/RoadToGuangdong'', an Indie game where you're the matriarch of a family in 1990s China bringing your family on a road trip back to your ancestral home in Guangdong Province (well, duh) to attend an unexpected funeral. [[https://www.nintendolife.com/reviews/nintendo-switch/road_to_guangdong That's pretty much the game's entire plot]].

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* ''Series/YoungSheldon'': In "A Lobster, an Armadillo, and a Way Bigger Number", Sheldon, Dr. Sturgis, and Dr. Linkletter go on a road trip to the Super Telescope.


* ''Film/{{Weekend}}'' by Creator/JeanLucGodard is a satirical roadtrip in a WorldGoneMad in which everything is SeriousBusiness.

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* ''Film/{{Weekend}}'' ''Film/Weekend1967'' by Creator/JeanLucGodard is a satirical roadtrip in a WorldGoneMad in which everything is SeriousBusiness.

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* ''Film/LargerThanLife'' has the protagonist crossing the country with an elephant using various modes of transportation, including trucks, a train, and at one point riding on the elephant's back.


* ''VideoGame/DarkestDungeon2'' takes place on the road, with four heroes seeking to keep hope alive in a world going straight to hell.
* ''VideoGame/DeathRoadToCanada'' is a road trip game that takes place during the ZombieApocalypse. Alongside fighting zombies, dealing with bandits or rescuing survivors, your party members will have to deal with mundane things like figuring out who farted in the car.



* ''[[{{VideoGame/GetInTheCarLoser}} Get In The Car, Loser!]]'' is a Road Trip Plot fused with the plot of your standard RPG - a party goes on a journey to defeat a recently revived ancient evil, they just happen to have a nice car.



* ''VideoGame/Road96'' has you travelling across for over a thousand and a half miles across the game setting of Petria via a number of means while meeting interesting characters and falling into various situations as you ultimately try to get to the border [[spoiler: and maybe help overthrow the oppresive regime of the country.]]



* ''[[{{VideoGame/GetInTheCarLoser}} Get In The Car, Loser!]]'' is a Road Trip Plot fused with the plot of your standard RPG - a party goes on a journey to defeat a recently revived ancient evil, they just happen to have a nice car.
* ''VideoGame/DarkestDungeon2'' takes place on the road, with four heroes seeking to keep hope alive in a world going straight to hell.
* ''VideoGame/DeathRoadToCanada'' is a road trip game that takes place during the ZombieApocalypse. Alongside fighting zombies, dealing with bandits or rescuing survivors, your party members will have to deal with mundane things like figuring out who farted in the car.

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* ''[[{{VideoGame/GetInTheCarLoser}} Get In The Car, Loser!]]'' is a Road Trip Plot fused with the plot of your standard RPG - a party goes on a journey to defeat a recently revived ancient evil, they just happen to have a nice car.
* ''VideoGame/DarkestDungeon2'' takes place on the road, with four heroes seeking to keep hope alive in a world going straight to hell.
* ''VideoGame/DeathRoadToCanada'' is a road trip game that takes place during the ZombieApocalypse. Alongside fighting zombies, dealing with bandits or rescuing survivors, your party members will have to deal with mundane things like figuring out who farted in the car.


* ''Film/BetweenTwoFernsTheMovie'': The crew drives from North Carolina to Los Angeles, interviewing several celebrities along the way

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* ''Film/BetweenTwoFernsTheMovie'': The crew drives from North Carolina to Los Angeles, interviewing several celebrities along the wayway.
* ''Film/BoysOnTheSide'': The first act, before they settle down in Tucson due to Robin's hospitalization.

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* ''{{Film/Broker}}'' is about brokers who drive around South Korea in search of adoptive parents willing to buy an abandoned baby for a price.

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* Much of ''Film/{{Fleisch}}'' has trucker Bill and German tourist Monika travelling across the highways of the American southwest in order to rescue the latter's husband, who has been kidnapped by [[OrganTheft organ traffickers]].


* Parts of ''Film/CarryOnCamping'' is based around this, depending on what [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters character story]] the movie chooses to follow. One subplot follows a simpleton who spends most of the runtime looking for a place to stay after his tent is blown away in a landmine accident, whilst a HenpeckedHusband travels around the countryside with his absent-minded wife as he is attacked by nature, as well as two sexually-frustrated thirty-somethings driving around England looking for a nudist camp with their prudish girlfriends.

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* Parts of ''Film/CarryOnCamping'' is based around this, depending on what [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters character story]] story the movie chooses to follow. One subplot follows a simpleton who spends most of the runtime looking for a place to stay after his tent is blown away in a landmine accident, whilst a HenpeckedHusband travels around the countryside with his absent-minded wife as he is attacked by nature, as well as two sexually-frustrated thirty-somethings driving around England looking for a nudist camp with their prudish girlfriends.


* In Stephen Manes' ''Chicken Trek'' Oscar is forced to enter a coast-to-coast chicken-eating contest so he can use the grand prize to pay for the one-of-a-kind camera he accidentally [[PricelessMingVase dropped and broke]].


* In Stephen Manes' ''Chicken Trek'' Oscar is forced to enter a coast-to-coast chicken-eating contest so he can use the grand prize to pay for the one-of-a-kind camera he accidentally [[ExpensiveMingVase dropped and broke]].

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* In Stephen Manes' ''Chicken Trek'' Oscar is forced to enter a coast-to-coast chicken-eating contest so he can use the grand prize to pay for the one-of-a-kind camera he accidentally [[ExpensiveMingVase [[PricelessMingVase dropped and broke]].


* In Creator/{{GrahamGreeneAuthor}}'s ''Monsignor Quixote'' the title character and his best friend decide to drive from El Toboso to Madrid to buy some purple socks his friend considers mandatory for the Monsignor's new position. Along the way they get into a variety of misadventures and have some fairly heavy philosophical and ideological discussions.

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* In Creator/{{GrahamGreeneAuthor}}'s Creator/GrahamGreeneAuthor's ''Monsignor Quixote'' the title character and his best friend decide to drive from El Toboso to Madrid to buy some purple socks his friend considers mandatory for the Monsignor's new position. Along the way they get into a variety of misadventures and have some fairly heavy philosophical and ideological discussions.

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