Japan Airlines: Children Flying Alone

What is unaccompanied minor service?

Young children traveling without a parent or legal guardian are considered to be unaccompanied minors. Most airlines provide a service to assist these children from their point of departure to their final destination.

What age does my child have to be to qualify as an unaccompanied minor?

Unaccompanied minor service is mandatory for a child age 5-11 traveling without an adult. Children ages 12-17 years are not required to travel as unaccompanied minors, but the service is optional for this age group as well.

Children under 5 years of age are not allowed to travel unless accompanied by an adult.

What are the fees associated with this service?

Contact the nearest JAL Office for rates.

Are there any flight restrictions?

  • Children under 5 years of age are not allowed to travel unless accompanied by an adult.
  • Unaccompanied minors are not accepted on the last flight of the day.

How do I book this service?

Call Japan Airlines Reservations.

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