• Hand Luggage Guidelines For All Airlines

    If you are planning on travelling with just a hand luggage suitcase but don’t know the allowances for a particular airline, these hand luggage guidelines will help you. Most airlines are pretty good when it comes to the allowance they give you when booking your flight but others not so much. You have to be careful that you do not get caught out with an airline being stingy.

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    I have travelled with quite a few airlines in my time of travelling but not all of them have I just taken a hand luggage case so this guide will help me as well. I have compiled together all of the individual airlines allowances below to help you understand it more before you travel.

    HAND LUGGAGE GUIDELINES FOR ALL AIRLINES


    AirlineAllowanceMax DimensionsMax Weight
    Aer Lingus1 cabin bag + 1 personal item55x40x24cm10kg
    Aeroflot1 cabin bag55x40x25cm10kg (15kg for business class travellers
    Air Asia1 cabin bag +
    1 small bag
    56x36x23cm 
    40x30x10cm
    7kg combined weight
    Air France1 cabin bag +
    1 personal item
    55x35x25cm
    40x30x15cm
    12-18kg combined weight depending on ticket type
    British Airways1 cabin bag +
    1 laptop/handbag
    56x45x25cm
    40x30x15cm
    23kg combined weight
    Delta1 cabin bag +
    1 personal item
    56x35x23cm
    No weight restrictions*
    easyJet1 cabin bag 56x45x25cmNo weight restrictions
    Emirates1 cabin bag55x38x20cm7kg
    Etihad Airways1 cabin bag +
    1 personal item
    50x40x25cm, 40x30x15 for personal item
    7kg for cabin bag + 5kg for personal item
    Flybe1 cabin bag + 
    1 laptop/handbag
    55x35x20cm10kg combined weight
    Jet21 cabin bag +
    1 laptop/handbag
    56x45x25cm10kg combined weight

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    KLM1 cabin bag + 
    1 small bag
    55x35x25cm
    40x30x15cm
    12kg combined weight
    Lufthansa1 cabin bag +
    1 foldable
    garment bag
    55x40x23cm, 57x54x15cm for garment bag
    8kg
    Norwegian1 cabin bag + 
    1 personal item
    55x40x23cm
    25x33x20cm
    10kg combined weight
    Qatar Airways1 cabin bag +
    1 personal item
    50x37x25cm7kg combined weight
    Ryanair1 small bag40x20x25cmNo weight restriction
    Thomas Cook Airlines1 cabin bag +
    1 personal item
    55x40x20cm8kg
    TUI Airways1 cabin bag55x40x20cm5kg-7kg depending on destination
    Turkish Airlines1 cabin bag55x40x23cm8kg
    Virgin Atlantic1 cabin bag +
    1 personal item
    23x36x56cm10kg
    Vueling Airlines1 cabin bag +
    1 small bag
    55x40x20cm
    35x20x20cm
    10kg combined weight
    Wizz Air1 cabin bag40x30x20cm10kg

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