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Changes to Checked Bag Policy

Carry-On

One (1) carry-on baggage plus one (1) personal item are allowed on all Caribbean Airlines flights.

 

Weight and Size Allowances

One (1) carry-on piece is allowed:

• Maximum weight: 10 kg / 22 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 114cm /45 in

One (1) personal item is allowed along with carry-on baggage:

• Maximum linear dimensions not exceeding (L + W + H) 91cm/ 36 in

Fees

Extra, heavy and oversized carry-on bags are subject to carry-on bag fees.

Carry-On
Baggage Fees

Intra Caribbean

To/from Caribbean/ South America

To/from
USA/Caribbean & South America

To/from
Canada/Caribbean & South America

To/from
United Kingdom/
Caribbean & South America

Extra
Carry-On Bag*

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00 /
CAD 120.00

USD 75.00 /
GBP 50.00

Heavy
Carry-On Bag**

USD 50.00

USD 50.00

USD 50.00

USD 50.00 /
CAD 60.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

Oversized
Carry-On Bag***

USD 50.00

USD 50.00

USD 50.00

USD 50.00 /
CAD 60.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

* Customers with an extra piece of carry-on baggage at the boarding gate will be subject to an extra carry-on bag fee.
** Customers with carry-on baggage 11 – 23 kg (23 – 50 lb) at the boarding gate will be subject to a heavy carry-on bag fee. Bags that are heavier than 23 kg (50 lb) will be not accepted at the boarding gate.
*** Customers with carry-on baggage in excess of 114 cm (45 inches) at the boarding gate will be subject to an oversized carry-on bag fee.

Lap Infants
Passengers travelling with infants are allowed either 1 collapsible stroller, an infant carrying basket or an infant car seat in the cabin, subject to space availability.

Passengers with special needs
Passengers who require the use of wheelchairs, crutches, walkers or other special equipment may use these mobility aids as carry-on baggage, subject to space availability.

Liquids & Gels
Non-flammable liquids or gels not exceeding 3.4 ounces (100ml) or smaller container are allowed with your carry-on baggage.

You may also view our policy regarding restricted items as it applies to your carry-on baggage.

Checked

Checked baggage allowance is the baggage you are allowed to check in for your flight, free of charge. Checked baggage fees are incurred on checked baggage in excess of the free checked baggage allowances. Boxes may form part of your free checked baggage allowance, however all checked baggage must meet maximum dimension and weight limitations as indicated below.

Weight and Size Allowances

BUSINESS CLASS (all routes)

Three (3) pieces are allowed:
• Maximum weight: 23 kg / 50 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 157cm /62 inches

ECONOMY CLASS (excluding to/from London)

Flex

Two (2) pieces are allowed:
• Maximum weight: 23 kg / 50 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 157cm /62 inches

Semi-Flex

One (1) piece is allowed:
• Maximum weight: 23 kg / 50 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 157cm /62 inches

Non-Flex

One (1) piece is allowed:
• Maximum weight: 23 kg / 50 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 157cm /62 inches

ECONOMY CLASS (Travel to/from London)

Two (2) pieces are allowed:
• Maximum weight: 23 kg / 50 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 157cm /62 inches

ECONOMY CLASS (Domestic travel between Trinidad and Tobago)

One (1) piece is allowed:
• Maximum weight: 23 kg / 50 lb
• Maximum linear dimensions: (L + W + H) 157cm /62 inches

Checked Bag Fees

Each passenger will be allowed a maximum of four (4) checked bags on all routes. Excess baggage will be accepted on all routes subject to space availability.

ECONOMY CLASS

Intra Caribbean

To/from

To/from

To/from

To/from

Caribbean/ South America

USA/ Caribbean & South America

Canada/ Caribbean & South America

United Kingdom/ Caribbean & South America

1st Bag

Free

Free

Free

Free

Free

1st Bag Heavy*

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD75.00 /
CAD 90.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

2nd Bag
(See Exemptions)

USD 25.00

USD 25.00

USD 25.00

USD 25.00 /
CAD 30.00

Free

2nd Bag Heavy*

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00 /
CAD 120.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

3rd Bag

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00 /
CAD 120.00

USD 80.00 /
GBP 50.00

3rd Bag Heavy*

USD 175.00

USD 175.00

USD 175.00

USD 175.00 /
CAD 210.00

USD 120.00 /
GBP 75.00

4th Bag

USD 175.00

USD 175.00

USD 175.00

USD 175.00 /
CAD 210.00

USD 160.00 /
GBP 100.00

4th Bag Heavy*

USD 250.00

USD 250.00

USD 250.00

USD 250.00 /
CAD 300.00

USD 200.00 /
GBP 125.00

Oversized Checked Bag**

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00 /
CAD 90.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

Travelling Pet as checked baggage

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00 /
CAD 120.00

Not Applicable

All fees are subject to applicable taxes

*Heavy bags are checked baggage weighing 24 – 32 kg (51 – 70 lb)
**Oversized bags are checked baggage measuring 158 – 292 cm (63 – 115 in) and length not exceeding 191 cm (75 in)

Exemptions
The following passengers are exempt from the second (2nd) bag fee:
• Frequent Flyer Tier Members
• Tertiary Students.

BUSINESS CLASS

Intra Caribbean

To/ from

To/from

To/from

To/from

Caribbean/ South America

USA/ Caribbean & South America

Canada/ Caribbean & South America

United Kingdom/ Caribbean & South America

1st Bag

Free

Free

Free

Free

Free

1st Bag Heavy

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD75.00 /
CAD 90.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

2nd Bag

Free

Free

Free

Free

Free

2nd Bag Heavy

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD75.00 /
CAD 90.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

3rd Bag

Free

Free

Free

Free

Free

3rd Bag Heavy

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD75.00 /
CAD 90.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

4th Bag

USD 175.00

USD 175.00

USD 175.00

USD 175.00 /
CAD 210.00

USD 160.00 /
GBP 100.00

4th Bag Heavy

USD 250.00

USD 250.00

USD 250.00

USD 250.00 /
CAD 300.00

USD 200.00 /
GBP 125.00

Oversized Checked Bag

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00

USD 75.00 /
CAD 90.00

USD 40.00 /
GBP 25.00

Travelling Pet as checked baggage

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00

USD 100.00 /
CAD 120.00

Not Applicable

All fees are subject to applicable taxes

Transporting by Caribbean Airlines Cargo:
The following are not permitted as checked baggage and may be transported by Caribbean Airlines Cargo only:
• Checked baggage weighing in excess of 32 kg / 70 lb
• Checked baggage in excess of linear dimensions (L + W + H) of 292 cm (115 inches) and/or length exceeding 191 cm (75 inches).
Contact Caribbean Airlines Cargo for more information.

Mixed Classes
Customers with only part of their multi-sector itinerary in one direction ticketed in Business Class shall be allowed the Business Class checked baggage allowance for the entire multi-sector itinerary in that direction only. Customers with a mix of Economy Class "Flexible" and "Semi or Non-Flexible" ticketed fares shall be subject to checked baggage allowance applicable to the longest sector in that direction only.

Lap Infants
The checked baggage allowance for lap infants is the same as Economy Non-Flex, i.e. 1 piece at 23 kg (50 lb).

Seated Infants
Seated infants are allowed a collapsible stroller, an infant carrying basket or an infant car seat, free of charge, in addition to their checked baggage allowance.

Service Dogs
Service Dogs are allowed in the cabin; learn more on their eligibility.

Travelling Pets
Travelling Pets are allowed as checked baggage only and must be transported in an animal container. The combined weight allowed is up to 32 kg (70 lb) and total linear dimensions of the container up to 292 cm (115 inches) and length not exceeding 191 cm (75 inches); travelling pets are subject to a pet in hold fee. Travelling pets are not permitted when travelling to/from London.

Mobility Aids
Mobility Aids may be carried in the aircraft cabin subject to space or it will be checked in as a free item; learn more on eligibility.

Sporting and Musical Instruments
Sporting and Musical Instruments up to maximum linear dimensions of 157 cm (62 inches) may form part of your free checked baggage allowance. If dimensions exceed the allowance, this will qualify as oversized baggage; learn more on eligibility.

Other security restrictions
Rules governing prohibited and permitted items may vary based on country of origin and destination. For a comprehensive guide to security restrictions regarding your carry-on baggage, please visit the applicable website below:
USA – www.tsa.gov
Canada – CATSA
United Kingdom – www.baa.co.uk
Caribbean – usually operates based on the destination's policy

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