Emirati family enjoying the outdoor

Family holidays for less

Kids fly free

Travel to Abu Dhabi or Dubai before 30 September 2021 and take the kids for free.

Child must pay government-imposed taxes and fees of up to SAR 321

Family holidays are back on! Whether it’s a week on the beach or an action-packed city escape, it’s time to start planning that well-deserved family break. Travel to Abu Dhabi or Dubai before 30 September 2021 and take the kids for free. Child’s fare discount will be automatically applied when you book.

With every adult ticket, up to two children travel for free. Child must pay government-imposed taxes and fees of up to SAR 321.

Terms and Conditions apply

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Free kids place on our holiday packages

Travelling with the little ones in tow? Book a holiday package to Abu Dhabi or Dubai and the kids fly and stay for free.

The UAE is an ideal destination for family holidays, with year-round sunshine and plenty to keep even the most active of explorers busy. Search our curated flight and hotel deals and start planning your family holiday for less.

Up to two children under 12 are permitted per room.

Inspiration for your holiday

From superheroes to sandy beaches – and unforgettable sunsets – a holiday to Abu Dhabi is one you’ll never forget. Let us inspire your trip. 

Travel with peace of mind

We understand how important is for you and your family to feel safe and comfortable when you travel. That’s why we’ve introduced Etihad Wellness and additional measures to make sure that we keep you protected. 

And for extra peace of mind, our flexible booking conditions let you change your flight for free; if your travel plans change, you can simply rebook your flight at a time that suits you.

With a helping hand from Etihad, we’ll make sure that flying with children is smooth, safe and hassle-free.

Cabin crew

Your wellness, our priority

With additional deep cleaning and a team of Wellness Ambassadors, you’ll feel comfortable and cared for when you fly with us.


COVID-19 insurance and testing included

Global COVID-19 insurance is included with your ticket until 31 March 2021. Testing is also included with your flight from Abu Dhabi.

Etihad Airways aircraft

Change your flight for free

Our flexible fares give you the freedom to rebook your flight if your travel plans change.

Terms and conditions

Flights terms and conditions:

  • Available when you book from 14 January 2021 – 3 February 2021, subject to availability
  • Travel must be completed by 30 September 2021
  • Up to two children/infants fly for free with every paying adult – you must be able to prove your relationship
  • Child must pay government-imposed taxes and fees of up to SAR 321
  • Applies to all Economy cabin fares/brands, excluding Choice Plus
  • Existing COVID-19 commercial policy applies
  • Available when you fly from anywhere on the Etihad operated network to the UAE
  • All other conditions apply as per the fare purchased
  • Applicable on return fares only, not valid on one-way trips
  • Subject to Etihad’s conditions of carriage and terms and conditions 
  • Etihad has the right to cancel this promotion at any time without notice

Etihad Holidays terms and conditions:

  • All prices are starting prices, including applicable taxes, and fuel surcharges
  • Flight and hotel packages include return Economy flights with Etihad Airways departing from Riyadh, priced per person on a sharing room basis
  • Kids fly and stay for free on existing bedding only
  • Available when you book from 14 – 28 January 2021
  • Maximum of two children under 11 years old are permitted per room
  • Price is based on one adult paying for one free child only
  • Terms and conditions apply including high season surcharges, restrictions on offers during festive seasons and special events travel period 
  • Airport transfers are not included
  • Prices are room only unless otherwise stated