Air Botswana baggage policy and allowance

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Find the complete guide of the Air Botswana baggage policy and allowance baggage policy. Air Botswana baggage policy and allowance baggage policy, allowance, fees, restrictions, and charges.

Baggage Allowance and Fees

Are you planning to fly with Air Botswana? Find solution's you need to know about Air Botswana baggage allowance, fees and charges and restrictions.

Carry-On Baggage

Air Botswana passengers are permitted to bring on-board the aircraft one piece of cabin baggage, plus one personal item, such as a briefcase, camera bag or small backpack. Your carry-on baggage should fit into the Air Botswana overhead bins or under the seat in front of you.

Carry-on baggage cannot exceed 114 centimetres in combined width, length and height; this includes any wheels and handles– with the exception of some of the musical instruments that fit in the Air Botswana overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Air Botswana.

Due to limited overhead space, Air Botswana passengers travelling on flights with 50 seats or less are only permitted to carry one personal item on-board the Air Botswana aircraft.

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the Air Botswana website for more information.

CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the Air Botswana website for more information.

Checked Baggage

When travelling with Air Botswana, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, Air Botswana may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on Air Botswana official site http://airbotswana.com/.

This may wary between routes. Visit the Air Botswana website for more information.

Excess Baggage

When travelling with Air Botswana, separate excess baggage fees are applied for each limitation you exceed size, weight and quantity. Generally, this varies between geographic regions. Please visit the Air Botswana website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

Air Botswana permit a wide range of sporting equipment and special baggage on Air Botswana flights. Due to the size of baggage, some of the items may be counted as a standard checked bags. However, Air Botswana will be considered as overweight or oversized items. As such, charges and certain restrictions will apply by Air Botswana. Please visit the Air Botswana website directly.

Air Botswana on and bringing pets on board.

Dogs, cats and household birds (birds are only allowed on domestic Botswana flights) can be carried on-board for $125 one way to/ from most destinations. The fee is $200 for travel outside the Botswana.

The pets must fit within a carrier box that, in turn, fits under the seat in front. The carrier counts as one piece of Air Botswana carry-on luggage.

Air Botswana carry on and Air Botswana prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your Air Botswana flights cabin baggage include:

  • Hoverboards,
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7,
  • Fireworks,
  • Bleach,
  • Firearms.

Air Botswana baggage policy and allowance FAQ's


1. What is Air Botswana' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Air Botswana' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Air Botswana Connection)
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height).
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms.

Excess baggage fees
Checking excess baggage, meaning three or more bags per passenger, on Air Botswana flights will cost $85-$95 per bag.

Overweight baggage fees
Overweight and Oversized bags is considered any bag weighing more than 50lbs. The fees for checking overweight baggage on Air Botswana are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on Air Botswana.

Oversized baggage fees
Most bags with a sum of weight, length, and height of larger than 62 inches will be considered oversized. Air Botswana oversized baggage fees are charged in addition to any standard, excess, or overweight fee.

2. Are there fees for baggage on Air Botswana?

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active Botswana military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with Air Botswana' frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a Air Botswana sponsored credit/charge card.