Is Airplane, Flying compatible with breastfeeding? Do we have alternatives for Airplane, Flying?

Airplane, Flying

December 22, 2013 (Very Low Risk)

It is advisable to breastfeed a baby while traveling by airplane, especially at take-off or landing, to alleviate ear pressure related stress.


We do not have alternatives for Airplane, Flying since it is relatively safe.

Very Low Risk

Compatible. Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.

Low Risk

Moderately safe. Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended. Read the Comment.

High Risk

Poorly safe. Evaluate carefully. Use a safer alternative. Read the Comment.

Very High Risk

Not recommended. Cessation of breastfeeding or alternative.


  • Flight
  • Travel by Airplane