AirAsia Baggage Allowance Policies Detailed

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AirAsia is the largest airline of Malaysia by fleet size and destinations and is one of the beloved carries around the globe. The carrier operates in 165 destinations spread across 25 countries. AirAsia provides amazing add-on services like the red lounge, premium flex and many more to their passengers to give them a comfortable flying experience. One of the best services that the carrier is widely popular is their baggage allowances. The world’s most renowned airline is very generous in their baggage allowances, and we’ll go through all the necessary details regarding allowed item, unique items and many more. Here is the complete information you need to know about AirAsia’s baggage policy.



Total Cabin Baggage approved in AirAsia

For all the passengers boarding in AirAsia, they will be allowed to carry one cabin baggage and one personal handbag/laptop bag or small bag. The dimensions of the cabin bag must be 56cm (H) X 36cm (W) X 23cm (D) and for all the personal handbags it should be 40cm (H) X 30cm (W) X 10cm (D). Passengers should note that the combined weight of all the bags must not exceed 7kg, passengers must also take care that All carry-on luggage should fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of them. Passengers will be allowed to carry medicines, baby food consisting of pastes and liquids, non-liquid foundations, Fresh or Frozen seafood/meat which should be packed properly.

Total Checked Baggage approved in AirAsia

If you’re boarding in AirAsia, the checked baggage will not be included in the base fare which you’ll pay for the flight. The checked baggage allowances will come in different categories and different fares. The groups will be included into Supersize Regular, medium, large and extra-large which will allow passengers to carry 15 kgs, 20kgs, 25 kgs and 30 Kgs respectively and all the fares will vary according to the airport destination and departure.

Talking about the dimensions of the luggage it should match the mentioned size of 119cm (H) x 119cm (W) x 81cm (D) for each bag. Also if the passengers have opted for any special add on services or Value Pack or they are flying on Premium Flex or Premium Flatbed, a checked baggage allowance will be given to them in the fare. If the passengers are looking to get fair deals in their baggage, we will suggest them to pre-book their luggage at the time of initial booking as the prices will be the cheapest at that time. One crucial thing that passengers must know is if they are travelling with a disabled person, elderly, child or infant mobile device, wheelchairs, prams, crutches and baby strollers will be free of cost and will not be included in checked baggage. It should be noted that if the actual baggage weighs less than the pre-booked weight, the fees paid by the passengers will be non-refundable and the Baggage weight will be transferable from one guest to another travelling on the same route.

Sports Equipments Approved in AirAsia

Talking about the sports equipment passengers will be allowed to carry all the allowed items after purchasing the carrier’s sports equipment fee from the airport’s check-in counters or by pre-booking them online at a discounted rate. Things such as Surfboards, Snowboards, Bicycles, Scuba, Golf and Skiing gears will be considered under sports equipment’s and all the rest items will be considered as the part of baggage allowances.

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