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#TravelTuesday Q&A: What are the Rules and Fees for Unaccompanied Minors

Travel Rules Unaccompanied Minors

Q:  Hi Playground! My two kids (12 and 14) are going to fly up to New Jersey this summer from our home in Florida to see their grandmother. What is the age cutoff and travel rules for unaccompanied minors? And are there fees, too? ~ Thanks! Chloe F

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#TravelTuesday Q&A: How Do I Get TSA PreCheck for Kids?

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Q:  Hi Playground! We’re getting ready to fly for the holidays, and I’m curious about getting TSA PreCheck to avoid the long security lines at the airport. Any tips for signing up? Also, how old do kids have to be to apply? ~ Thanks! NM

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#TravelTuesday Q&A: Do I Need a Visa to Visit France? The Confusing New International Travel Rumors

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Q: Dear Playground: Maybe you can solve a mystery for me. I just made a reservation to fly to Paris next month and the United agent said I need a visa. My friend that I am traveling with said I don’t need one. The French Consulate website seems to indicate both yes and no. Any input? Thanks, Sarah.

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#TravelTuesday Q&A: What are the new rules for travel ID? Do I need to bring a passport instead of a license?

 

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Q: Dear Playground: Do we all need passports now as IDs to fly in the US? I keep reading about how my New Jersey license may not be valid identification at TSA checkpoints anymore. Thanks! Jen B.

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5 Fantastic Tips for Successful Holiday Family Travel

Holiday Family Travel

Heading out of town for the holidays? Before you pack your bags and hit the airport, read our tips for stress-free holiday family travel, below, and you’ll be ready to fly like a reindeer in no time:

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