For young travellers seeking to explore the world, Iberia offers a unique program tailored specifically to their needs – Iberia Joven. This program, split into three parts – Under 30’s, Go Study, and Go Explore, aims to provide exclusive benefits, discounts, and promotions to individuals aged between 12 and 30 years old.
That being said, a whole host of airlines have some sort of student program nowadays, Ryanair is a notable example which is available to all European students on Erasmus while Qatar Airways Student Club and Malaysia Airlines MHExplorer offer broader programmes for young people.
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Key Features of Iberia Joven
Under 30 is a part of the Iberia Joven program that offers exclusive discounts for young travellers under 30 years old. The discounts include:
- 10% discount on flights for Iberia Joven users under 30 years old.
- 15% discount for Iberia Joven users under 30 years old flying to/from Asturias and to/from Melilla.
- 15% discount for Iberia Joven users under 30 years old who make a reservation for 4 or more passengers.
Go Study is another segment of the Iberia Joven program that focuses on providing additional benefits to young travellers who are studying abroad. To make use of Go Study, you must be enrolled in either REAJ (The Spanish youth hostel network) or hold an ISIC (International Student Identity Card).
For those under 30 years old, the following discounts apply:
- Special 10% discount on flights to/from all origins and destinations in the Iberia network for 1 to 3 passengers.
- Special 15% discount on flights to/from Oviedo and for those cases in which 4 or more adult passengers travel on the same reservation.
For those over 30 years old, the following discounts apply:
- Special 5% discount on roundtrip flights to/from Spain and Europe on the Iberia network in tourist and business fares.
- Special 7% discount on flights to/from America on the Iberia network (Iberia and Iberia Regional Air Nostrum) on tourist and business fares.
Please note that these discounts do not apply to the USA, Canada, or Mexico.
Other benefits of Go Study include:
- One extra 23kg bag in the hold in addition to those already purchased.
- One free change when a return journey is booked, which can only be requested after the outbound flight. Subsequent changes will incur a fee of 45EUR or 120EUR depending on whether the journey is short/medium haul or long haul respectively.
Go Explore is the third component of the student program, designed to offer young travellers discounts and benefits when they book flight+hotel or flight+car packages. The benefits include:
- 10% hotel discount when booking flight+hotel for stays of five nights or more.
- 25% discount on car hire when booking a flight+car package.
To be eligible for Iberia Joven, individuals must meet the following criteria:
- Aged between 12 and 30 years old
- Hold a valid passport or identification card
How to Join Iberia Joven
Joining the student program is simple and straightforward. Interested individuals can sign up on the Iberia Joven website by providing their personal information, such as name, date of birth, and email address. Once registered, members can start enjoying the exclusive benefits and discounts offered by the program.
Iberia Joven is an excellent program for young travellers looking to save money and make the most of their travel experiences. With exclusive discounts, special promotions, and flexible fares, Iberia Joven provides a range of benefits that cater to the needs of young individuals. So, if you’re between 12 and 30 years old, consider taking advantage of Iberia Joven to enhance your travel experience.