Nantucket Airlines

Unaccompanied Minors

Unaccompanied minors are children five (5) to eleven (11) years of age who are traveling alone or not accompanied on the same flight by a passenger at least eighteen (18) years of age. Please view our Contract of Carriage for full detail on Nantucket Airlines' travel policies.


Ages 1- 4 Not accepted.
Ages 5 - 11 Accepted: children ages 5 - 11 are required to be escorted as an unaccompanied minor.
Ages 12 - 17 Accepted: may elect to be escorted as an unaccompanied minor.
When flying on Cape Air or Nantucket Airlines flights Accepted on non-stop flights only.Unaccompanied minors are not accepted on the last flight of the day.
Transfers to other airlines Not accepted.
Service charge No charge.
Fares Fares for children ages 2 - 11 are available on Nantucket Airlines flights only.
Positive identification Positive identification is required for the adult named on the form before custody can be transferred.
Irregular operations or flight diversions Please call our reservations department at 866-CAPE-AIR.
Escort by parent/guardian The responsible parent/adult/guardian must escort the minor from the counter to the gate and remain until the flight is airborne. A gate pass may be required in some cities.