My 16 year old is a seasoned traveller and she wants to fly to France on United.
Reservations, web, customer service, I am your wonder woman! I understand that some united policies are not...
Lufthansa is a German carrier. German kids can drink at 15 legally, I can't imagine that they would not allow an international flight by a 16 year old!1 comment
I am a retired PURSER and LANGUAGE QUALIFIED FLIGHT ATTENDANT (Italian and French) I was in service for...
Good answer WonderKaty. Here are some details from Lufthansa
It looks like your 16 y/o "child" will be treated more like a adult.
I have been employed with United Airlines, American, and Delta for last 30 years, currently with Independent...
A 16 year can travel on a interline connection, it is just you can ask us to provide interline unaccompanied minor service, as far as both carrier are concerned he is a adult. Yes he can travel alone
13 years with United, all as frontline (public contact) in 5 different airports coast-to-coast, smaller...
You are all making deductions based on irrelevant criteria.
Every airline has its own rules regarding minors travelling. Make sure you check each airline before you make your plans.
If you call United Reservation, they will look all that up for you.
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Even though 16 is a minor, if she is a seasoned traveler, I wouldn't worry about it. As long as all her documentation is in order, she doesn't need unaccompaned minor escort service to transfer. At 16, I went to Europe and traveled alone from North Africa to the Arctic Circle. And that was before cell phones and ATM's. If she has street smarts, she will be fine!