Unaccompanied Minors
Under 18 Years Old

You're not alone, Volaris is with you.

The minimum age to travel as unaccompanied minor by plane is 18 years. Volaris is With You is the service we offer to customers traveling as unaccompanied minor. When you arrive at the Volaris counter our staff will give you the necessary attention to improve your travel experience.

Service Includes

The service consists of assisting unaccompanied minors from the departing airport, on board during the whole flight, and until they arrive at their destination. It does not include transportation to/from the airport.

Minors from 5 to 17 years old

Minors from the age of 5 to 11 years old traveling alone are considered unaccompanied minors and can only fly with the Volaris is With You service. Minors from the age of 12 to 17 years old have the option of traveling as adults or as unaccompanied minors.

Minors under 5 years old

Children between the age of 2 and 4 years old can travel as minor without an escort if they travel with a family member from the age of 12 and 17 years old. In this case, both are considered unaccompanied minors and must purchase the service Volaris is With You.

How to purchase Volaris is With You?

To Add the Service

Minors with this service must arrive at the airport with an adult who will provide the personal information of the minor traveling as well as the contact information of the person that will receive them at their destination.

Purchase this service during the booking process at www.volaris.com, through our Call Center, in the Volaris App or at the airport counter (subject to availability of space, there is a limit of 10 unaccompanied minors per flight).

Restrictions

It is important that you take these restrictions into account for children under 18 years old without a companion:

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    Minors under 15 years old cannot travel in emergency exit rows.

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    If the reservation includes connecting flights, the waiting time between the flights must be more than 2 hours and less than 4.

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    Unaccompanied minors are not allowed to travel with a pet on board.

Minors ID

Minors with this service must arrive at the airport with an adult who will provide the personal information of the minor traveling as well as the contact information of the person that will receive them at their destination.

Medical Treatment

Minors under medical treatment, who have chronic or degenerative illnesses or physical conditions or a disability that prevents them from self-supporting, cannot travel as unaccompanied minors.

International Flights

If the flight is international, we recommend that you know the current legal (migratory) provisions, as well as the necessary documentation for minors traveling abroad.

Consider...

Please check the cost of the service in the Additional Services Fees here.

The price of the service is per client, simple and non-transferable flight. 

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