Baggage Allowances into & within Patagonia – October 2014

We normally prefer to write about much more exciting topics than luggage on our blog, but with the variety of weight and dimension allowances specified by different airlines on different routes, and the number of questions we receive from customers about them, we felt it would be a good idea to summarise the following luggage allowances here in one place:

We normally prefer to write about much more exciting topics than luggage on our blog, but with the variety of weight and dimension allowances specified by different airlines on different routes, and the number of questions we receive from customers about them, we felt it would be a good idea to summarise the following luggage allowances here in one place:

-International Flights from Europe
-International Flights from the USA
-Domestic Flights Within Patagonia

International Flights from Europe

1. British Airways

Hand baggage – 23kgs

[Dimensions must be less than 45cm x 36cm x 20cm (18in x 14in x 8in) including handles, pockets and wheels]

Hold baggage – 23kgs

[Dimensions must be less than 90cm x 75cm x 43cm (35.5in x 29.5in x 16in) including handles, pockets and wheels]

 

2. Iberia

Hand Baggage – No weight restriction

[Dimensions must be less than 56cm x 45cm x 25cm]

Hold Baggage – 23 kg (max 32 kg but excess weight fee applies when over 23kg).

[Dimensions must be less than158cm in height, width & length]

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3. Air France

Hand baggage – 12 kg or 18kg (see table below)

[Dimensions must not exceed 55 x 35 x 25 cm]

hand bag air france

Hold baggage – 23kg or 32kg (see table below)

[Dimensions must not exceed 158 cm / 62 inches in height + length + width]

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4. TAM:

Hand baggage – 5kg

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Hold baggage – 23kg

International flights from the USA

 1. Delta:

Hand baggage

[Baggage may not exceed 45 linear inches (or 114 cm) in combined length, width and height, including any handles and wheels. Baggage must fit easily in the Carry-on Baggage Check (approximately 22″ x 14″ x 9″ or 56 x 35 x  23 cm), which is located near the check-in counters]

Hold baggage – 23kg

[Baggage must not exceed 62 inches (157 cm) in total length + width + height]

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2. American Airlines:

Hand baggage – No official weight restrictions

[Total dimensions must not exceed 45 inches (115 cm) in length + width + height, with each dimension no larger than 22” length, 14” width, 9” height (56 x 36 x 23 cm) ]

Hold baggage –  23kg

[Must not exceed 62inches / 158 cm]

Number of Bags Allowed*

Size and Weight Per Bag Allowed*

One personal item: No charge36 in/91 cm (total dimensions)
One bag carry-on: No charge45 in/115 cm (carry-on) No larger than 22 in/56 cm long, 14 in/36 cm wide and 9 in/23 cm high
For tickets purchased before April 8, 2014
One bag checked: No charge
62 in/158 cm (checked)
50 lbs./23 kgs (checked)
For tickets purchased on or after April 8, 2014
Two bags checked. No charge
62 in/158 cm (checked)
50 lbs./23 kgs (checked)

3. United Airlines

Hand baggage – No official weight restrictions

-Carry-on bag x 1: Dimensions must not exceed 9 x 14 x 22 inches (22 x 35 x 56 cm) including handles and wheels

-Personal Item x 1: Dimensions must not exceed 9 x 0 x 17 inches (22 x 25 x 43 cm)

Hold baggage – 50-70kg depending on ticket type (see  table below)

Dimensions must not exceed 62 linear inches (158cm) or 115 linear inches (292 cm) depending on ticket type (see table below)

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Domestic flights within Patagonia

1. LAN:

Hand baggage – 8kg

[Must not exceed 55 x 35 x 25 cm]

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Hold baggage – 23kgs

[Must not exceed 158cm / 62 inches (width + hight + length)]

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2. Aerolineas Argentinas:

Hand baggage – 5kg or 10kg depending on ticket type (see below)

[Must not exceed 55 x 35 x 25 cm / 22 x 14 x 10 inches

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Hold baggage – 15kg or 30 kg depending on ticket type (see below)

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3. Sky Airlines – Domestic

Hand baggage – 8kg  / Hold baggage – 20kgs

[Must not exceed 43cm x 41cm x 23cm (17in x 16in x9in), including the handle, pockets and wheels]

Hold baggage – 20kg

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