Cabo Verde Airlines offers special assistance to unaccompanied minors (UM) between ages of 5 and 11, including at the date of return, subject to the prior approval from our services.

Children between 12 and 15 years, inclusive, may exceptionally be accepted as “unaccompanied minors” at the request of their parents or guardians.

Do not worry, your UM will receive special attention and supervision from check-in until arrival at the final destination.


To be accepted as unaccompanied minor, the passenger should have:

  • Confirmed reservation
  • Valid ID
  • Entry visa for the country of destination country, if necessary
  • Travel authorization from parents or guardians
  • “Handling Advice” form completed
  • Receipt of payment of service


A service fee is charged for the carriage of unaccompanied minors. The fee is variable:

  • International Flights, except USA and Brazil: 100 EUR per segment
  • Flights to USA and Brazil: 150 usd per segment

Parents or legal guardians should not leave airport departure terminal until confirmation that the child has boarded and of the flight’s departure.

At arrival, Cabo Verde Airlines will deliver the minor only to the person previously indicated in the unaccompanied minor document