Frequently Asked Questions
Passengers need to be at least 18 years old to be able to go on a package holiday independently.
Flight only bookings
Children under 14 years old who are travelling on a Thomson Airways flight-only booking must be accompanied by another passenger aged 16 or over, who is travelling on the same booking reference.
Children aged 14 or 15 can travel alone, as long as they don't need assistance. That said, we recommend that they be accompanied to the check-in desk by a parent or legal guardian. We'd also advise that the parent or guardian stays at the airport until the flight has departed.
Visit the FCO website for details of travel requirements for each country around children travelling alone.
When booking a Thomson package holiday, young passengers are classed as follows:
When booking a flight-only with Thomson Airways, young passengers are classed as follows:
Each infant must be accommpanied by at least one adult. Please note there is a restriction on how many infants can travel on each flight. Infants are not entitled to their own seat or to a personal baggage allowance.
An infant must be more than 14 days old to travel on an aircraft, for health and safety reasons.