25 Heartfelt Long-Distance Friendship Gifts for Your BFF (2022)

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • March 17, 2022
25 Heartfelt Long-Distance Friendship Gifts for Your BFF (2022)

Long-distance friendship sucks (but NOT the gift ideas in this article).

She is the Monica to your Rachel, and the Abbi to your Ilana. But for some reasons, you have to part ways. You still FaceTime, text, and tag each other in silly posts on social media. But once in a while, you will probably crave the memories you shared together and feel bummed out for not being together on special occasions.

Wipe those tears as we are here to help you find the best long-distance friendship gifts for your best friend that speaks your heart out. On her birthday, Christmas, or just because, these gift ideas will bridge some of that distance and make your faraway BFF feel like you’re there in spirit.

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Best Gifts for Long-Distance Friends

1/ Photo Collage Canvas Print

photo collage canvas print - gift for long distance friendship


There is nothing better than this adorable photo collage to cherish all your memories together. The endearing quote, “Side by side or miles apart, best friends are always close at heart”, expresses your long-distance friendship perfectly! Add your names to the canvas print for a more personal touch.

2/ “I Will Always Be There for You” Desktop Photo Plaque

A Desktop Photo Plaque - A Long distance friendship gift idea


The message on the desktop plaque will warm her heart even miles apart. The plaque can be personalized with your names and a memorable picture of you and your best friend. Small and affordable, this plaque is the perfect gift for your long-distance bestie!

3/ State Maps Candle

state map candle gift for long distance friend


With this long-distance friendship candle gift, she can light it up whenever she misses you. There are various scents to choose from. On the candle label, you can place the hearts on the two states that you are living in.

4/ Moving Away Socks

custom face socks


Get her this pair of socks with both of your faces on them. This is also one great going-away gift to give, and she’ll never forget your face!

5/ “I Wish You Lived Next Door” Mug

a photo coffee mug gift for long distance friendship


Sometimes you may wish that your bestie lived right next door. This photo coffee mug can help you express that thought. Besides the name initials, you can add a picture of the two of you on the mug.

6/ “Never Too Far to Wine Together” Glass

state map wine glass


Do you miss the drinking sessions between the two of you? This adorable wine glass with the most relatable quote will help dim your sorrows!

7/ True Friendship Knows No Distance Custom Canvas Print

True Friendship Knows No Distance Canvas Print Long distance friendship Gift


You can customize the print with names and state maps. The long-distance friendship quote on the gift suggests that no matter where you live, you are always connected.

8/ “A True Friendship Is a Journey Without an End” Trinket Dish

A Trinket Dish


This trinket dish will serve many uses for your long-distance best friend. Plus, the beautiful quote will remind her that your friendship journey is without an end.

9/ Matching Promise Rings

Matching Promise Rings


How about buying matching rings for both of you to wear? The mountain-ocean couple rings are super cute, and the adjustable band makes it so easy to fit on any finger.

10/ “True Friends Are Never Apart” Photo Collage Mug

True Friends Are Never Apart Photo Mug


This photo mug is an ode to true friendship. Customize it with your favorite photos, and you’ll have a great long-distance friendship gift that helps her relive the beautiful times you spent together!

11/ “Distance Means So Little” Wooden Coaster

distance means so little when someone means so much coaster


Want to constantly remind her of how much they mean to you? Then this keepsake wooden coaster is just ideal! The coaster will put a smile on her face every time she enjoys her drinks.

12/ Letter Collage Canvas Print

a photo letter canvas print


Here is one unique gift idea to give your long-distance friend: a photo collage that spells bestie. Customize the print with six photos and your names, and you’ll have a present that will leave her speechless.

13/ Best Friends State Map Key Chains

Best Friends State Map Key Chains


Stay connected to your far-away friend with these cute key chains! Keep one for yourself and send the other one to her as a long-distance friendship gift on a special occasion.

14/ State Map Mug

Long Distance Friendship gift - State Maps Mug


Distance fades away when you have such a cute mug like this one. It will make her morning coffee even sweeter with a funny message: “I f*cking miss you!”

15/ Long Distance BFF Pillowcase

Long Distance Friendship Pillow Case


If you’re looking for a simple yet meaningful gift idea, this soft pillowcase with an adorable message is the right pick for you. You can personalize it with your names and states.

16/ “Good Friends Are Like Stars” Photo Plaque

a desktop plaque gift for long distance friendship


The saying on the desktop plaque is just perfect to describe the relationship with your friend. Customize it with a photo and names, and send it to her house as a surprise!

17/ I’ll Be There For You Photo Canvas Print

a photo canvas gift


“I’ll be there for you” is the legendary lyric that any Friends series fan knows. Get her this print. Let her know that you will always be there for her to carry her through difficulties.

18/ Matching Wine Tumbler

Matching Wine Tumbler - long distance friendship gift


The rose gold stainless steel wine tumbler set is a wonderful gift to celebrate long-distance friendship. Get one for her, and one for you!

19/ Pinky Swear Promise Ring

Pinky Swear Promise Ring


The high-quality ring is cute to adorn and will be a great reminder of your relationship!

20/ Custom State Necklace

a long distance friendship necklace gift


You can have engravings on both the front and back of the necklace. On the front is the state maps with your initials. The graving on the back can be a short, sweet sentiment for the recipient.

21/ Friendship Knows No Distance Spa Box

Friendship Knows No Distance Spa Box


Send her this spa box so she can have a home retreat. A small gift box includes a soy candle, sugar scrub, bath bomb, etc. that she will enjoy. She will also receive an amethyst crystal necklace that helps send stress away.

22/ Long Distance Friendship Ornament

Long Distance Friendship Ornament Gift


Give her this ornament to celebrate your long-distance friendship on the holiday. You can customize the item with state maps and even a custom quote of your choice.

23/ Engraved Planter Box with Mason Jars

Planter Box With Mason Jars For Long Distance Friendship


Your plant-loving friend will love this gorgeous planter box that comes with 3 lovely mason jars. You can personalize the item with a personal message.

24/ Dandelion Seeds Necklace

Dandelion Seeds Necklace Gift For Long Distance Friendship


What do dandelion seeds mean? They mean getting your wish fulfilled, long-lasting happiness and youthful joy, surviving through all challenges and difficulties. So, this dandelion seed necklace will be a meaningful long-distance friendship gift for her.

25/ “No Matter Where We Go” Custom Desktop Plaque

photo collage desktop plaque gift


Give her this custom photo plaque as a surprise keepsake from the heart. The item comes with the wording: “No matter where we go, no matter what we do, you’ll always be there for me, and I’ll always be there for you.”, which is bound to make her feel warm.


That concludes our list of the best long-distance friendship gifts for your best friend. These tokens of love will remind them that no matter how far they go, they will always remain close to your heart!




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