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Traveling with kids

The airline does not carry unaccompanied children or children entrusted to the airline for safe keeping.

Minors Policy on domestic flights

  1. Minors under 12 years of age must travel accompanied by a person over 16 years. Traveling with an adult different than their parents or legal tutor, must submit a permission signed by at least one of the parents or legal tutor specifying the route(s) to be flown by the minor, the flight date and the responsible person. A copy of the ID of the adult signing the permission will be required.
  2. Minors over 12 years of age are allowed to travel alone. VivaColombia does not transport unaccompanied children or children as "recommended" Passenger. Minors over 12 traveling alone must submit a permission signed by at least one of the parents or legal tutor specifying the route(s) to be flown by the minor and the flight date. A copy of the ID of the adult signing the permission will be require
  3. Additionally, a copy of the child identification card or a copy of his/her civil registration (if applicable under the laws of the state of such adolescen'ts citizenship) or passport.

Minors Policy on International Flights

VivaColombia does NOT provide the service to minors entrusted to the airline for safe keeping and does NOT allow minors between 0 and 14 years of age to travel alone on international flights.

If a minor is traveling with both parents, the following must be submitted:

  • Valid passport or any document required by the destination country according to nationality for both, minor and parents.
  • Birth certificate of the minor.

If a minor is traveling with only one parent, with no parents or with an adult other than the parents or the legal representative/guardian, the following must be submitted:

  • Valid passport or any document required by the destination country according to nationality for both, minor and parent, adult or legal representative.
  • Birth certificate of the minor.
  • Permit to leave the country duly authenticated before a notary public, consular authority or any other authority, duly certified by apostille or legalized, where appropriate, executed by the parent not accompanying the minor.  Minor permits to leave the country must have departure and return date, name of the person traveling with the minor, place where he/she is going and purpose of the trip.

If the minor travels with the legal representative or guardian, the following must be submitted:

  • Valid passport or any document required by the destination country according to nationality for both, minor and legal representative or guardian.
  • Birth Certificate and statement by which the legal representation is established, or Birth Certificate with the record of the legal representation of the minor.

Transportation Policy for Minors in Group

Group shall mean a number of passengers exceeding 20 people under the same reservation, where each minor must submit the documentation applicable to his/her age range individually.  A maximum custody of 20 minors shall be allowed per responsible adult.

Groups of minors must always show up at the counter before going to the boarding lounge.

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