Flying is usually the start of your holiday so you want to make sure that you start it right and select and airline that is family friendly. Some airlines also offer great services for if children are flying unaccompanied (good to note for future travel to visit other family members).
Some economy three-seat window seat rows can convert into a Skycouch bed on Air New Zealand aircraft. Special wristbands for young travellers which send updates to parents at every checkpoint offer peace of mind. Complimentary kids’ pack available for children.
Family Zones at selected Qantas lounges allow mum and dad to relax while the kids play before boarding their flight. Complimentary kids kits with exciting activities to keep them occupied during the flight. Qantas has free gift packs for the kids.
Children flying alone are taken care of by the cabin crew for the duration of the flight. Family Benefits program guarantees an annual family trip and access to a family friendly lounge before boarding. Infant- and child-friendly meals are available through the pre-booking service.
Great travel deals to both domestic and international destinations. Queue Jump option that’s available at an additional cost makes boarding with children easier. Kid-friendly meals available on board with pre-booking.
Prams, strollers and car seats are free, in addition to checked baggage allowance. Children travelling alone are assigned an Accompanying Passenger. Kid-friendly entertainment is available on-board.