Best Buys Reviews & shopping Practical Parenting & Pregnancy magazine Awards 2011/2012 Best travel system under £500 If you're looking for the best budget travel system money can buy, check out these favourites, all competing for the coveted Practical Parenting Award for best travel system under £500 1 of Ad break A travel system is the multi-tasking product of the pushchair world - allowing you to take your baby right from birth in a carrycot, to in and out of the car in a car seat and into puschair mode for older children. No wonder travel systems can be pricey. But if you're looking for a travel system with all the features that won't break the bank, look no further than these contenders for the Practical Parenting Award for best travel system under £500. Maclaren Techno XLRCombines buggy, car seat and soft cot, all of which attach together simply - so there's no waking your baby when moving around. Lightweight and with the Maclaren one hand, five second fold. £465. Find out what mums love about the Maclaren Techno XLR travel system. Petite Star Kurvi AbstractPram folds effortlessly into a rear or forward-facing stroller as your baby grows. Come with a car seat that simply locks onto the frame. £419.99. Find out why our testers give the Petite Star Kurvi Abstract 5 stars Britax B-SMART with BABY-SAFE plus SHR IIThe Britax B-SMART with BABY-SAFE plus SHR II is suitable from birth with a full layflat option. Uses a single-handed release system to allow you to get your baby on and off easily. £459.98 Loved these? Now check out the best travel systems over £500 Continue slideshow > Quinny Zapp Xtra and Maxi-Cosi PebbleThe Zapp Xtra has a simple fold and a lightweight frame making it perfect for travelling. And the Maxi-Cosi Pebble car seat clips straight on and off in no time, using the adaptors included. Quinny Zapp Xtra £230. Maxi-Cosi Pebble £150. Read the review of the Quinny Zapp Extra. Graco FusioAn all-in-one pushchair solution. Suitable from birth to three years. To use it as a travel system simply add the separate Logico S Deluxe car seat in one click. £399.98. Find out how much other mums rate the Graco Fusio Travel System. Graco Quattro Tour Deluxe Travel SystemExclusive to Babies R Us and a bargain. Get the pushchair with footmuff, raincover, soft carrycot, Junior baby car seat with apron all for £279.99. Find out why mums rate this Graco Quattro Tour Deluxe Travel System Phil & Teds Smart plus Peanut and adaptorsA really lightweight travel system designed around the same technology as running shoes. £279.95 plus £49.94 for adaptors. Continue slideshow > Babystyle OysterLoved for its high-tech looks, narrow, easy to manouevre chassis and light weight, find out why mums adore the Babystyle Oyster. £406.50 Kiddicare Baby Weavers Travel SystemA compact, value-for-money travel system that comes with a group 0 car seat. Lasts from birth to four years. £249.99 10 of the best travel systems under £400 I'Coo Primo Travel System from HauckThe I'Coo Primo Travel System from Hauck is totally space age as it includes an MP3 sound system. £399.99. Now check out 10 more of the best travel systems under £400. Mothercare Xcursion Travel SystemA versatile travel system that includes pushchair, infant car seat, cosytoe, padded chest pads and a Mothercare weathershield. Suitable from birth. £350. Read the Mothercare Xcursion review By Daniella Delaney Comments Latest on MadeForMums Little girl wakes her parents up in the *creepiest* way The age gap Sam Faiers REALLY wants between her children Is this the answer to helping your child sleep on a plane? How Charlie Gard's parents hope to 'save other babies and children'