How many kg can I put in my luggage?

You might get up to a certain weight free -this is usually around 23kg per passenger- but it varies between airlines. On some airlines, you can buy extra luggage weight if you think you're going to go over the limit.

What is the maximum kg for one luggage?

One piece cannot exceed 32 kg. Airlines often operate the "Piece Concept" for flights to and from the USA and Canada. This generally allows passengers 2 pieces of checked baggage, each up to 23kg.

Can my luggage be over 23kg?

Overweight baggage

The maximum weight in Premium and Economy is 23kg per bag. If yours are heavier than that, you'll need to pay an overweight baggage fee at the airport.

Can you put 30 kg in one suitcase?

On all flights, except to and from the United States, each passenger can purchase a checked luggage weight allowance of 20 kg, 25 kg, 30 kg, or 40 kg. It doesn't matter how many bags the total weight is split into, but no bag can be over 32 kg (70 lbs) in weight and 319 cm (126 inches) in total dimensions.

What does 2 bags at 23KG mean?

If your flight ticket is marked with the code “2 PC”, you may take two pieces of baggage, each weighing a maximum of 23 kg.

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What size suitcase is 23KG?

Typically, a 23kg suitcase size will have the following measurements: Length: 71-81 cm (28-32 inches ) Width: 43-51 cm (17-20 inches) Depth: 26-30 cm (10-12 inches)

How many kg allowed in international flight?

Each bag should weigh less than 23KG/50LBS. This is an international regulation set for the health and safety of airport workers who have to lift hundreds of bags daily. If your bag weighs more than this, you may be asked to repack, or have it labeled as "heavy luggage".

Is it fine if my luggage is overweight?

For an additional fee, you can carry baggage heavier or larger than what is allowed on both our international and domestic sectors. If you exceed the permissible weight limit, we charge a fee on the excess baggage applicable on your ticket. The weight limit on a single bag is 32kg/70 lb.

Can I take 2 bags as luggage?

Yes, provided both are travelling together. The baggage allowance is permitted on number of passengers and not the number of pieces. However, if you are carrying a large piece, although light in weight as cabin baggage, you may have to put it as check in baggage only.

What are the heaviest items in luggage?

Clothes such as sneakers, boots, jackets, hoodies and sweaters are some of the heaviest items and tend to take up a lot of room in your suitcase. By eliminating these items from your bag, it leaves you room for more of your favourite outfits. But don't pull a Joey from Friends and wear all your clothes…

What happens if my suitcase is too heavy?

What happens if my luggage is overweight? For hold luggage, most airlines set a weight limit for single items of luggage. Usually, this is 23kg. If your hold luggage is over and you haven't paid for extra, you might be charged.

What if my luggage is 0.5 kg overweight?

If they weigh your bags and correctly apply their rules. It matters not whether your bag is 0.1 kg or 5 kg over the limit, the airline can choose to charge you, and the amount charged will be based on what the website says. It is unlikely that you will be charged for less than 0.5 kg but this is not a guarantee.

How can I reduce my luggage weight?

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How do I know if my luggage is 20kg?

Pick up your luggage and hold it like a suitcase by your side. If you're stood effortlessly it is 20kg or under. If you have to lean to balance the suitcase and it is pulling on your back uncomfortably then it is over 20kg.

How much is 23 kg luggage?

How many lbs is a 23kg hold bag? Maximum total size (length + width + height), including handles and wheels: 62 inches (158 cm). Maximum weight: 50 lbs (23 kg).

Can I carry 25 kg in flight?

30kg allowance per person (2 piece only), basis the sector.At the airport, INR 2000 per piece will be chargeable. Additional excess baggage charges may apply. *Disclaimer: For flights under Vande Bharat Mission, the baggage allowance will 25kg (check-in baggage) +7kg (hand baggage).

Why do airlines have 23kg weight limit?

The limit of 23 kg is present because of similar limits in health and safety regulations. Because of the wide variation in hand/carry-on luggage limits, in 2015 IATA released a size recommendation for suitcases meant as hand/carry-on luggage.

What is not allowed in checked baggage?

Firearms and ammunition, as well as any replicas or imitations. Explosives and flammable items, such as fireworks, gas, and aerosols. Poisonous and toxic substances, including pesticides and certain chemicals. Lithium batteries and other hazardous materials, as these can pose a safety risk if not handled properly.

Is a 20kg suitcase big?

A 20kg suitcase is usually considered large luggage.

Is a 23kg hold bag a checked bag?

Your baggage allowance

Our standard checked baggage allowance is 23kg per bag.

What does 40 kg hold luggage mean?

This means that if you have two hold luggage bags of 20kg on your booking, one bag could weigh 15kg and the other 25kg (totalling 40kg). For health and safety reasons, an individual item should not weigh more than 32kg. This doesn't apply to mobility equipment.

What happens if your suitcase is 1kg over?

What happens if my bags weigh more than my allowance at the check-in desk? If your Check-in Bag exceeds your baggage weight allowance (10kg or 20kg), you will be charged an additional excess weight fee per extra kilo at the airport.

How many bags are you allowed to check on international flights?

International flights allow one, and often two, pieces of checked luggage per passenger. International luggage allowance is often influenced by whether the flight is intracontinental (within the same continent) or intercontinental (across the ocean or spanning different continents).

How much is a kilo at the airport?

Cebu Pacific (5J) will charge 200 PHP per kilogram per bag for domestic flights and short haul international flights; 800 PHP per kilogram for long haul international flights beyond the Prepaid Baggage charge.