People involved with sports need to carry sports equipment, and without first-hand information about the rules, it would be tough, especially while flying with personal baggage and equipment. If you are flying with IndiGo, worry not, as the airline has a service for carrying sports equipment.
Sports Equipment Handling Service:
IndiGo passengers can now pre-book and carry sports equipment along with baggage. If pre-booked, passengers can enjoy discounted rates and avoid paying more at the airport. Passengers can pre-pay handling fees for up to three items of Sports equipment (including the list below) per passenger per journey online.
Scuba diving equipment
|Type of Travel||Pre-booking charges||
|Domestic||Rs 1200||Rs 1500|
|International||Rs 2500||Rs 3000|
Pre-booking charges for Sports Equipment are Rs 1,200 and 2,500 per equipment per passenger per journey for the Domestic and International sectors, respectively.
Sports Equipment Dimensions:
IndiGo will not accept items of sports equipment with dimensions greater than the following:
|1||10 inches||10 inches||209 inches|
|2||20 inches||20 inches||202.5 inches|
|3||30 inches||30 inches||193.5 inches|
Things to Know:
- The service is available for both domestic and international sectors.
- Passengers can book the service through IndiGo's website either at the time of booking or until two hours before the scheduled departure of the flight.
- The service is not available on ATR aircraft or to passengers holding 'Lite Fare' tickets.
- The weight of sports equipment will count towards the calculation of the passenger's permissible baggage allowance and standard excess baggage charges.
Other General terms and conditions apply.
IndiGo Bolsters Connectivity Between India and Middle East With 6 New Flights
To strengthen its international connectivity, IndiGo has announced a new daily direct flight from Hyderabad - Riyadh along with additional frequencies on Hyderabad - Doha and Mangalore - Dubai routes starting 30th October 2022. This new route and additional frequencies will enhance connectivity between India and Middle East. These routes are operated with an Airbus A320.
With first-hand information and service from IndiGo, carrying your sports equipment while flying should not be a hassle anymore.