Children and infants

Information & Services

Wizz Air

Information & Services

Children and infants

infant

0-2 y

infant fare, travels on adult's lap

14y

2-14 y

adult fare, travels with adult

15y

15 y

adult fare, can travel alone

16y

16+ y

considered an adult, may escort up to 10 children

Accordions

Fees

Infants up to the age of 2 can travel on an accompanying adult's lap, for a fee of 27€ per one-way flight.

  • if the price of the accompanying one-way adult fare is lower than 27€, the infant's fee will be the same amount
  • pay online during the booking procedure or through the Wizz Air Call Centre
  • no tax and no booking fee will be charged in addition to the infant's fee

Conditions

  • only one infant can travel on one accompanying adult's lap
  • instead of a baggage allowance, a pushchair can be carried on board free of charge
  • rear-facing infants' car seats can be taken on board if an additional seat is purchased
  • infants must be under the age of 2 on the date of both the departure and the return flights
  • underage citizens of Ukraine and Romania need to fulfil special requirements

Children under 14 can only fly if they are accompanied by an adult.

  • the adult must be at least 16 years old  
  • needs to take full responsibility for the child
  • one adult can accompany a group of 10 children
  • children older than 14 can travel on their own
  • 14 and 15 year olds can travel unaccompanied but cannot be responsible for another child

How to book

  • children between the age of 2 and 14 are booked as children but need their own seat and need to pay the adult fare
  • the child must be booked under the same reservation as the accompanying adult

Families can take advantage of certain family-friendly WIZZ services, such as the WIZZ Discount Club and Priority Boarding to save time, money or to make the journey more fun!

Children and infants - FAQ

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

Infants up to the age of 2 may fly for an infant fee on the accompanying adult's lap, however, if the price of the accompanying one-way adult fare is lower than the current fees, the same amount will be applied for the infant fee. One person can accompany one infant only. Children over the age of 2 will not be allowed to travel on the accompanying adult’s lap. The infant fee can be paid online during the booking process or through the Wizz Air Call Centre.

For more information, visit the Children and infants page.

If the child reaches the age of 2 after the departure and before the return journey, a seat must be purchased and in such cases, a separate reservation should be created for the onward and return flights.

The adult travelling with the infant is entitled to carry an extra personal item for the infant on board in addition to the cabin bag. This extra personal item cannot be bigger than 40x30x18 cm.

Apart from this personal item, passengers travelling with infants can also carry a pushchair or a foldable baby carriage free of charge. One of these items will also be carried free of charge for small children.

Please note that prams and pushchairs have to be checked in with other baggage and will be carried free of charge only if the user of the equipment is also travelling. However, if no infant or child is involved, these items will be carried as checked-in baggage for an additional fee.

Children under 14 can only fly if they are accompanied by an adult, who is at least 16 years old and takes full responsibility for the child.

Please note that special conditions apply for Romanian citizens under the age of 18, you can read more details on the Travel documents page.

You can take a rear-facing infant car seat equipped with an inside seat belt on board if you purchased an additional seat on the flight. The car seat must be equipped with a latch, so that it's suitable for being securely fastened using the passenger seat belt.

The additional seat can be purchased at normal price at the time of booking online or – if the reservation has already been completed and confirmed – via the Wizz Air Call Centre

If you book the extra seat online, enter the "INFANT" code as the passenger's first name. The passenger's surname should be entered in the last name field. If the reservation is made online, please also contact the Wizz Air Call Centre and provide the infant’s full name and confirm he/she is going to travel in a car seat.

If an extra seat was booked, additional baggage allowance for infants and the infant fee are not applicable.