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[Expired] Get 50% Off Child Tickets on Aegean Airlines [Book by March 21]

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Do you have children? Are you interested in flying to Greece? Now’s the time, because Aegean has launched a new sale allowing children to fly at a 50% discount with their parents. Even better, you’ll get significant discounts on checked baggage, seat selection, and priority airport security.

Let’s take a look.

Promotion Details

Aegean upgrade bid Aegean Airbus A320neo business class seats 1A and 1C
The promotion is valid for both business and economy class. Image Credit: Daniel Ross

Valid for travel through the fall, you’ll be able to use this deal to get 50% off for up to 8 children on a single booking:

  • Valid for travel between May 2, 2023, to October 31, 2023
  • Book by March 21, 2023
  • Base fare is 50% off for children up to age 11, but you’ll still need to pay airport fees
  • Valid for up to 8 children with at least 1 adult
  • Use promo code at booking: FAMILYEXTRAS 
  • Valid for both economy class travel
  • Includes a 50% discount on an extra checked bag
  • Includes a 30% discount on seat selection
  • Includes a 30% discount on fast track through airport security

On top of all of that, you’ll be able to earn double bonus miles on all your flights.

Is It Worth It?

If you were already planning on traveling to or within Greece with your children, this deal represents an excellent value. This is especially true for larger families. Although you’re still on the hook for airport fees, being able to bring your entire family with a 50% discount can save you tons of money.

Aegean doesn’t offer nonstop flights to the U.S., but it does offer excellent connections throughout Europe and the Middle East. It also operates flights to Toronto (YYZ), which is easily accessible with positioning flights.

The best part about this deal is that you’re flying with a full-service carrier, which means you’ll be able to credit your flights to Star Alliance partners such as United MileagePlus or Air Canada Aeroplan. If you have elite status with one of these carriers, you’ll also be able to take advantage of reciprocal benefits, such as an additional free checked bag and priority boarding.

For instance, let’s say you’re booking round-trip flights from Athens (ATH) to Santorini (JTR) during peak summer, for 2 adults and 4 children. Normally, this would cost almost $1,000.

Aegaen Flight 50 off
Image Credit: Aegean Airlines

With the 50% discount on children’s fares, you can shave more than $200 off your total by simply using the promo code FAMILYEXTRAS at booking.

Aegaen flight No discount
Image Credit: Aegean Airlines

Hot Tip: Want to spend those hard-earned Aegean miles? Take a look at our guide to the best ways to redeem Aegean Airlines Miles+Bonus miles.

Final Thoughts

If you’re planning to travel to Greece with your kids, now’s the time to book your flights with Aegean. If this promotion is something you’d like to take advantage of, act quickly — the sale ends March 21, 2023.

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About Carissa Rawson

Carissa served in the U.S. Air Force where she developed her love for travel and new cultures. She started her own blog and eventually joined The Points Guy. Since then, she’s contributed to Business Insider, Forbes, and more.

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