Flying with Kids

Everything you need to know before flying with babies, toddlers and children

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We are passionate worldwide travellers here at Our Globetrotters – but one of the downsides for us is – well the travelling bit – or more particularly the flying.    It may not be our favourite part of family travel, but it’s certainly an area we have inadvertently grown an expertise in.

This page collates all the fabulous blog posts and information pages we have on the Globetrotters website to help you fly with kids of all ages.

Our best advice on how to fly with kids

Baby’s first flight

The Ultimate Guide to Airline Baby Bassinets

How to plan your flights with kids

Getting to your flight with kids

Surviving through the flight

Preparing Children for Flying

What to pack for family air travel

What NOT to pack in your toddler’s carry-on

How to Travel with two (or more) Kids 

Top advice for flying with only one adult

Ultimate guide to dealing with jet lag

Everything to know about kids flying as Unaccompanied Minors

How to Fly Business Class with Kids

Can families really save money flying? 

Flying Products

Review of the Jet Kids Bed Box

Review of the Kooshy Kids Kooshion

Flying with kids - all in one hit or break it up?

 International Airline Reviews

We are in the process of reviewing 30 of the world’s leading international airlines for their family-friendliness, giving you the low-down on what to expect from pregnancy through to babies and toddlers, how much gear can you take on board and frequent flyer benefits for families.

See our full airline review homepage & Skytrax World Airline Awards 2017  

Aeroflot Russian AirlinesAir Canada
Air FranceAir New Zealand
AlitaliaAmerican Airlines
British AirwaysCathay Pacific
EtihadEVA Air 
Garuda IndonesiaFinnair
Qatar AirwaysSingapore Airlines
South African AirwaysSwiss
TAP Air PortugalThai Airways
TurkishUnited Airlines
Virgin AtlanticVirgin Australia

 Passenger Flying Reviews

In this guest series, we ask fellow travellers to take us through their hands-on experience of flying with big international airlines so you know what to expect and learn some tricks to get you through your next journey

Flying Emirates with a Toddler & Baby

Flying Garuda Indonesia with Kids

Flying British Airways with Kids

Flying Qatar Airways with Kids

Flying United Airlines..with a baby

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Little travellers at Qatar Airport | OurGlobetrotters.Net

And for a bit of family flying fun

Ultra long-haul: How we survived 16 hours on a plane with 3 under 5

10 Commandments of family air travel

10 people you will meet at baggage claim

5 savvy strategies for family flying success

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