Baby & Child Care


Our staff is available to assist mothers and babies throughout the entire flight.
Carrycots are normally located at the front of each cabin section (the bulkhead position).
Please remember to request a bulkhead seat when reserving your ticket to ensure the carrycot position,at least 48 hours before departure.

Please note that, depending on your booking class, a seat reservation fee for the front seat may apply.

Important Note:

During take-off and landing, infants must be seated on their parent’s lap. In addition, for safety reasons, parents are asked to hold babies on their lap during continued or severe turbulence.

Air travel not recommended for:

  • Newborn babies less than seven days old.
  • Premature babies, unless a special form is provided, showing medical clearance. A qualified physician, nurse or medical attendant must accompany premature babies requiring medical attention.

Note: new born babies travelling inside incubators, please contact EGYPTAIR sales office or our call center for more information.

Customers travelling with infants and children:

  • EGYPTAIR welcome customers  who wish to travel with healthy infants aged between 7 days to 24 months old.
  • Customers  travelling with infants or children must hold proof of age (birth certificate).
  •  Assistance shall be given as much as possible by staff to customers with infants and children.
  • It is allowed to carry food for infants consumption on flight and baby needs like napkins ... Etc.
  • Customers with children and infants shall not be seated in​ Emergency exit seats.​
  • A single adult (aged 16 years and above) can travel with 2 infants provided that the second infant should pay the applicable child fare and hold a seat.​ 
  • A mother and father travelling with 2 infants will be allocated cross aisle seats for safety reason.
  • Infants shall be accepted according to their issued ticket and if they become a child on the return flight, a child ticket must be issued.
  • For new born babies travelling inside incubators, please contact EGYPTAIR sales office or our call center for more information

    -Prior arrangements with EGYPTAIR is mandatory.
    -Infants using a car seat must pay the appropriate child fare.
    -Infant car seats can be used for infants between the ages of 6 months and 2 years.
    -At least one seat adjacent to the child  must be occupied by a physically able person, of not less than 16 years, who is responsible for the occupant of the car seat.
    -The customer  must arrive early at the airport for prior arrangement.
    -The car seat must be designed to to be suitable for the aircraft seats (Fitting on the seat).
  • These conditions above are subject to aircraft type. ​
  • Some car safety seats, child restraint devices and cars harnesses cannot be used on our seats due to safety requirements. For further information, please contact our reservation office or our call center. ​