Kids on a Plane: Tips for Flying With Kids

April 08, 2010
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It's time to start family travel-planning for summer vacation. And whether you're traveling on our family Amazon cruise, Galapagos for kids cruise or just flying to visit relatives, the best way to reduce stress when flying with kids is to plan ahead.

Travel Tips for Flying With Kids

  • Try to book an overnight flight to coincide with your child's sleeping habits
  • Make sure your carry-on bag holds every item your child is likely to need during the flight
  • Dress your child in a couple of light layers, so you can add or remove layers as necessary
  • Encourage your child to eat or drink during take off and landing to prevent earache

Have other tips that make family travel easier on everyone? Be sure to leave a comment and share your advice.