Does my child need birth certificate to fly Delta?

Does my child need birth certificate to fly Delta?

Although some airlines require accompanying parents to show the proof of their child’s age via a birth certificate, Delta does not.

What is Delta’s child policy?

Delta’s committed to providing safe travel for all — especially children traveling by themselves with our unaccompanied minor program. For a $150 fee each way, up to 4 children between the ages of 5 to 14 will receive an employee escort and special amenities for a reliable and comfortable trip.

Does my 2 year old need to wear a mask on a plane?

What is the rule for children and masks on planes? According to the TSA’s mandate, which is in effect through January, everyone 2 and older has to wear a face covering in airports, planes, trains and other forms of transportation.

How old does a child have to be to fly alone?

General Age Guidelines for Unaccompanied Minors A child must be at least 5 to fly solo. Kids ages 5 – 7 can take a direct flight to a single destination but not connecting flights. Those 8 and up may change aircraft on some airlines, and will typically be escorted by airline personnel to their connecting flight.

Does my 3 year old need a car seat to fly Delta?

At Delta Air Lines, infants and children under 2 years old can travel on the lap of an adult for free (domestically) or purchase a ticket and use their own seat on the aircraft in an FAA-approved child safety seat or CARES harness on most flights.

Does my 2 year old have to wear a mask on Delta?

What is Delta’s face mask policy for kids? While Delta was once one of the most lenient when it came to enforcing face mask requirements for young children, that has changed with the federal mandate — now all passengers 2 and older must wear a mask, no exceptions.

What is Delta Airlines infant policy?

Children up to 2 years old (24 months), are not required to have their own seat. You must, however, inform Delta Air Lines that you will be traveling with an infant on your lap. Lap children can only be held by passengers who are at least 12 years of age. Only one lap child is allowed per adult.

How do you fly with an infant?

And also as with flying with a newborn or flying with a younger baby, changes of clothes are recommended for baby and you, as well as plastic bags to put them in. Again, your carry-on bag will be quite full of diapers (and possibly bottles) as well as toys or snacks.

What airlines allow children to fly alone?

Southwest Airlines, United and US Airways allow children between five and 11 to fly unaccompanied. American and Delta want kids up to age fourteen to fly as a UM’s. On some airlines a 13 year old is considered an adult and could fly with a child under five.

Does Delta basic economy allow carry on?

The worst form of this is with United’s Basic Economy, which does not offer carry-on or earn elite credit. American’s Basic Economy also does not allow carry-on, but at least earns elite credit. Thankfully, Delta’s Basic Economy hasn’t devolved to that level just yet.