Children Travelling Alone
- On Icelandair flights, an Unaccompanied Minor (UM) is a child between 5-11 years of age (11 inclusive) who is NOT accompanied by a passenger 12 years of age or older having the same reservation status and capable of taking full responsibility for the child.
- A maximum of 4 Unaccompanied Minors may be carried on each flight.
- The Unaccompanied Minor service charge is £30 each way. If more than one unaccompanied minors are travelling together, a service charge shall be collected for each child.
Unaccompanied Minor Travel Guidelines
- Unaccompanied Minors must be checked-in by an adult guardian who must provide photo identification and contact information, as well as the relationship to the child. On arrival in the destination city, the Icelandair ground agent will also check photo identification and contact information before releasing the child to the guardian, who is predetermined in the child's reservation documents.
- Travel documents for the Unaccompanied minor concerned are placed in a special Icelandair wallet clearly visible on the child.
- If your child is travelling as an Unaccompanied Minor, please download the following form which will be needed at the airport before departure.
Unaccompanied Minor form (PDF - 17kb)
- Please note that in addition to filling out the form, all Unaccompanied Minors must be confirmed in advanced before the travelling on Icelandair. Please contact our reservations department to make a reservation for them.
As of February 1st 2006
IGS employee at Keflavik Airport will need to escort those passengers requiring special assistance departing/arriving on Icelandair´s flights.
Relatives are not allowed to escort children, elderly or those needing special assistance when departing/arriving with flights at Keflavik Airport.
It is not possible to book a child travelling alone via the Internet
To book an Unaccompanied Minor, please contact Icelandair Reservations at Tel: +33 1 44 51 45 28. Unaccompanied Minors must be confirmed at least 3 days before the flight, so please allow for advance purchase.