How Old Must I Be to go on a Cruise Vacation?
Although a cruise vacation may sound like the perfect spring break
getaway, there are some age restrictions. ShipOuts.com has
learned that most cruise lines require that any guest under
the age of 21 - must be traveling with a parent, guardian, OR
relative that is 25 years or older and also staying in the same
room (or joining/adjacent room).
Most cruise lines will make an exception for legally married
couples or active duty members of the military even if under the age of 21
Expect to be asked for your documentation such as a marriage certificate or
active duty status. proper documentation. Infants must be a minimum age to
sail, and each cruise line sets their own limit. Carnival allows children as young
as 4 months, while Celebrity and many other require infants to be 6 months or
even 1 year on TransAtlantic and exotic cruise vacations.