Shanghai Airlines: Children Flying Alone

As Shanghai Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Eastern Airlines, they follow all of the same procedures.

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?

China Eastern will look after children, aged between 5 and 12 years inclusive, who are traveling alone—both inflight and in transit. Children between the ages of 12 and 15 may be permitted.

What are the fees associated with this service?

Airfares for children on Unaccompanied Minor Service might differ from those traveling with adult companions. Please contact the airline for more details.

How do I book this service?

Passengers must contact the airline to apply for the service.

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