How Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce make their long-distance relationship work

They say no one is ever too busy, it’s just a matter of priorities. And that’s the driving principle behind Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s relationship.

A source tells ET that “Taylor and Travis are making sure the current long-distance aspect of their relationship doesn’t last very long. They both shift their schedules when feasible and try to make as much time as possible to see each other, as well as each other’s family and friends.”

The source adds, “They prioritize each other and do anything and everything to make each other happy. Their relationship is genuine and they both want to make it work, and it does.”

And the proof is in the pudding. As recently as Thursday, the Department of Martyred Poets singer stayed up late into the night after her Eras Tour performance at Anfield Stadium in Liverpool, England, so she could virtually celebrate with Kelce and the Kansas City Chiefs at their Super Bowl ring ceremony in Kansas City, Missouri.

Swift expressed her excitement through a series of enthusiastic, all-caps comments, such as “YESSSSSS” and “CONGRATULATIONS,” which fans shared on social media. She also congratulated Mecole Hardman on his contract extension with the team.

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Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes during the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl ring ceremony on June 13, 2024.

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However, due to the time difference in Britain, Swift had to cancel early to rest for her upcoming performances. She left a heartfelt message: “I need to go to sleep, it’s so late here, I love you guys.”

And who would the Midnights singer hopping on a plane after her Eras Tour performance in Tokyo, Japan, and making it to Las Vegas, Nevada’s Allegiant Stadium, just in time to see Kelce play in Super Bowl LVIII in February. Kelce’s offered similar overtures — from visiting Swift in Argentina for a “date night” and her Eras Tour concert to flying across the pond and watching her in Paris.

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Taylor Swift performs during her Eras Tour in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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This is all to say that the couple is making a herculean effort, including cooking together, because the relationship is on the rise.

“Taylor and Travis definitely see a long-term future together and things continue to move in that direction,” the source told ET. “Their shared values ​​and love of family keep them connected.”

Swift is getting closer to wrapping up her record-breaking Eras Tour. During her 100th show in Liverpool, the singer said that the Eras Tour is officially coming to an end in December.


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