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The following baggage policies are shown as they appear on Air India’s website. Your Vacations To Go travel counselor can answer any additional questions you may have.

 

Carry-on Baggage

Carry-on bags cannot exceed the dimensions of 55 cm x 40 cm x 20 cm and a maximum weight of 8 kg.

 

Checked Baggage

On domestic flights, economy class travelers have a free baggage allowance of 25 kg.

 

International (Economy Class) 

Route

Free Baggage Allowance

London – India – London

46 kg

 

London – Kathmandu or London – Kathmandu – London

 

35 kg

London – Dhaka or London – Dhaka – London

35 kg

 

London – South East/Far East or

London – South East/Far East – London

 

35 kg

India and Tokyo/Osaka

1 piece

USA/Canada

2 pieces

 

Checked Baggage Fees

 

In the weight system, the excess baggage charge per kilo is 1.5% of the highest normal direct one-way economy class fare. These charges will be in effect on the date of issuance of the excess baggage ticket.

 

Piece System: 

 

Route

Fee

 

 

Trans Atlantic

USA/India – to/from New York/Baltimore/Boston/Philadelphia/Washington

 

To/from other cities in US

USD 123 per piece

 

USD 133 per piece

 

 

 

Trans-Pacific

USA/India – to/from Alaska/Hawaii

 

 

To/from Los Angeles/Portland/San Francisco/South East Asia

 

 

 

To/from other US cities

USD 109 per piece

 

USD 121

per piece

 

USD 129 per piece

 

 

 

 

Canada/India – Trans-Atlantic

To/from Manitoba/Saskatchewan/Ontario

 

 

To/from Alberta/British Columbia

 

 

Northwest Territory and Yukon

 

 

To/from points other than listed above

CAD 185 per piece

 

 

 

CAD 196 per piece

 

CAD 173 per piece

  

Note: The maximum weight permissible for a single piece of baggage is 32 kg. 

Note: Additional discounts may apply depending on fly-specific factors (e.g. frequent flyer status, military, etc.).