Delta Airlines Unaccompanied Minors Program (UMNR)

Unaccompanied minors means when children of 5 to 14 years of age are travelling on their own, without the company of an adult of 18 years or above.

For such situations Delta airlines has come up with policies and services that will make your child’s travel safe and secure. Like tracking wristbands, escorting children and the sky zone lounge.

Delta Airlines Unaccompanied Minors Child Policy:

  • Children of 4 yrs or below should be accompanied by someone above 18 years.
  • Children who are aged from 5 to 7 years are allowed for non-stop flights
  • Children between 8 to 15 years can travel through connecting flights.
  • Children from 15 to 17 years doesn’t require unaccompanied services but dmservice can be provided by Delta on demand.
  • Delta has even launched their separate number for unaccompanied services(UMNR) 800-221-1212 for AND 800-419-8165 for US, Canada, Rico, US virgin island or GM for further location you must contact a travel agent or at the airport.
  • Through date of birth it is considered that the passenger is minor and should reflect with PNR number prior to the departure.
  • Delta Airlines also asks for UMNR information to be entered with PNR. For further assistance regarding this one must call Delta reservations.
  • Delta Airlines introduced new ways of security. You can track your child with new barcode wristbands. They will be scanned at different points of unaccompanied minors journey.
  • Delta Airlines also provides UMNR escort services. It will make sure your child is not alone and is travelling safely throughout their flight. But this policy is not for above 17 years of age.
  • Delta also provides MAAS services to disabled passengers.
  • While making the booking, assign a window seat at the back of the aircraft.
  • No discounts or special price list time provided by Delta airline. They will charge it as any other adult ticket.
  • If you are booking UMNR service make it a confirm ticket, putting on standby is not allowed
  • They do allow to carry a pet as a checked baggage or carry on
  • It allows to book domestic and international flights under UMNR
  • Guardians can drop their child to gate area through security
  • Delta sky zone is available at some airports, where they can entertain themselves with video games, refreshments and secure zone to stay for waiting time between the flights.
  • Delta Airlines Unaccompanied Minors SERVICES are not for the flights between 9PM to 5AM
  • Fee may charge $ 150 each way, it can be paid for one way or round trips. Fee details may vary, please check the latest detiks by calling delta reservations
  • Parents can even opt for escorting children under UMNR programs.


After reading all the above steps if you want to make ticket booking with Delta airlines for your child then call us at +1-888-566-5066 from 9AM to 6PM pST.



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