Traveling with babies and small children

For domestic routes

The following services are provided on Japan Airlines' aircraft for infants and small children on international routes.
To use some services requiring reservation, please contact us in advance.

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Please be reminded that the escort of a child, under 2 years of age, must be 16 years or older at the time of boarding on JAL international flights (*).

  • *Itineraries with only JAL domestic flights are not included. For codeshare flights, operating ariline's regulation applies.

At departing airport


You may use your baby stroller up to the boarding gate at some airports.
Please ask the airport personnel if this is possible when you check-in.

  • *Space on board is limited, so checking-in your stroller is strongly encouraged. Checked  strollers will be returned to you as quickly as possible upon arrival.
    Please use the free baby stroller service provided by your departure airport. No reservation  is required. Please note that your request may not always be honored due to supply issues.

Baby stroller lending service at the airport: The number is limited. Appreciate your understanding in advance.
Available airports: Haneda International, Narita International, Kansai International, Chubu Centrair International, Frankfurt International (Germany), London Heathrow (UK)

Pre-boarding service

During boarding, you will have priority to get on board. Please inform our staff at the boarding gate.


Reservations Required.

Baby Food (for babies up to 8 months)

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Kit (bib / bottled baby food)

Available routes:
All routes

Baby Meal (for babies from 9 months to 2 years old)

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Entrée (Hot), Banana, Crackers

Available routes:
All routes (except Korea and Vladivostok routes)

Entrée (Cold), Banana, Crackers

Available routes:
Korea and Vladivostok routes

Child Meal (for children from 2 years old and over)

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Available routes:
All routes

  • *For further inquiry, please contact us.

"BEDD for Kids" is available for first class and business class passengers on flights from Narita and Haneda (excluding midnight and short flights).

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  • *Special meal services may not be available on the code-share flights operated by another carrier.
  • *For further inquiry, please contact us.

Minimal Allergen Meals

  • *Minimal Allergen Meal must be resereved 72 hours before your flight's departure.


Our bassinets are ideal for infants weighing up to 10.5kg (age 2).

Dimensions (length: 72 cms, width: 30cms, and depth: 15 cms).

Please note that bassinets are available in limited numbers and reservation may not always be possible.

Child seat

Please apply for the service at least 96 hours prior to departure time.

Use of child seat onboard an aircraft

No Reservations Required.

Disposable diapers

Kao Brand “Merries” diapers available in M & L sizes.

  • *Please ask your cabin attendant on your flight.
    Please note that they are limited in numbers.

Changing stand (in the lavatory)


JAL Original Goods

JAL original giveaway item is available on board.

  • *Images are shown for illustrative purposes only. Toy variety may vary accoding to the operating carrier, stock or seasonality.
  • *Picture books are also available for lending. (The number is limited.)

To passengers with children

Be careful not to get your fingers caught.

Cabin furnishings are equipped with aircraft configurated items.
Be careful not to get your fingers caught in the seat table, armrest or toilet door when opening or closing.



(Toilet door)

Hot drinks are not available.

We refrain from serving hot drinks to adults holding children.

(Hot drinks)

Hold your baby tightly while seatbelt sign on.

Please fasten your seatbelt and hold your baby tightly.

(Seat belt)

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