Air Vanuatu baggage policy and allowance

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Air Vanuatu

Du Vanuatu House, Rue de Paris,Port Vita, Port Vita, Vanuatu, 148

Phone : +678 20 200

Website :

Air Vanuatu
IATA NF
ICAO AVN
CallSign AIR VAN

Founded

1981

Key people

Country

Vanuatu

Air Vanuatu

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

Air Vanuatu

Headquarter: Vanuatu

 

Air Vanuatu is an airline with its head office in the Air Vanuatu House, Port Vila, Vanuatu. Its primary base is Bauerfield International Airport, Port Vila.

 

Carry-on Baggage Allowance

Unit

Height

Width

Depth

Linear

Metric

48.00 cm

34.00 cm

23.00 cm

-

Imperial

18.75 in*

13.25 in*

9.00 in*

-

 

Carry-on Rules

Effective from 17 July 2017, our baggage allowance on Air Vanuatu international flights to and from Australia and New Zealand will be as follows. This increase applies to all bookings made and ticketed after 17 July 2017; bookings created before 17 July 2017 may also have the brand new allowance implemented at Airport check

 

Infants are eligible for 10kg for the checked-in luggage compartment. If traveling with relatives or friends you can pool your baggage allowance collectively and will all have to check-in together at the airport.

 

Please be aware that Air Vanuatu doesn't offer you special adjustments for the carriage of athletic gear, including but not restricted to, golf clubs, surfboards, fishing equipment, and bikes. For excess baggage prices, please consult with another section.

 

Excess baggage charges will apply when a traveler's checked-in baggage exceeds the free allowance set by Air Vanuatu. Remember if you're traveling with friends or as a bunch you can pool your luggage allowance, however you must check-in at exactly the identical time.

 

If your checked-in baggage exceeds your baggage allowance You'll Be charged for excess baggage in the following rates on Air Vanuatu Operated services only:

 

Travel From Australia / New Zealand

Fare Family

Cabin

Booking Class

Carry On

Checked

SALE / SMART / FLEXI

Economy

S T Q H N W V K M L B Y

7kg

30kg

Dis Business / Business

Business

I D J

7kg

40kg

 

Travel From Solomon Islands / Papua New Guinea

Fare Family

Cabin

Booking Class

Carry On

Checked

SALE / SMART / FLEXI

Economy

S T Q H N W V K M L B Y

7kg

23kg

Dis Business / Business

Business

I D J

7kg

30kg

 

Travel From New Caledonia / Fiji

Fare Family

Cabin

Booking Class

Carry On

Checked

SALE / SMART / FLEXI

Economy

S T Q H N W V K M L B Y

5kg

23kg

Dis Business / Business

Business

I D J

7kg

30kg

 

Domestic Carry On Allowance & Excess Baggage Rates

 

Air Vanuatu domestic carry-on bags are only 5KG each passenger. To see a listing of our domestic excess baggage prices, please check below:

 

From

To

Rate/KG

Vanuatu

Australia

VT 1200

Australia

Vanuatu

AUD 16.00

Vanuatu

New Zealand

VT 1200

New Zealand

Vanuatu

NZD 16.00

Vanuatu

New Caledonia

VT 700

New Caledonia

Vanuatu

XPF 700

Vanuatu

Nadi & Suva

VT 700

Nadi & Suva

Vanuatu

FJD14.00

 

Our Baggage Policy

In the course of normal luggage handling during traveling, your bag may show evidence of wear and tear. Like many airlines, we won't accept liability for ordinary damage to checked bag, for example:

 

  • Broken feet or wheels
  • Lost pull straps
  • Minor cuts and cuts
  • The harm caused by over-packing
  • Harm to retractable bag handles
  • Fragile or perishable items damaged during transport
  • Things unsuitably unsuitable or packed for transportation
  • Damage caused by inspections by the government.

 

Significant Carry On Luggage Information for Economy Class Passengers

 

Make sure your luggage is clearly labeled with your name inside and outside of your luggage. Please use the carry on bag test components at check to ensure you comply with this requirement.

 

Dangerous Goods

 

For your own safety and safety and many others on a trip, global regulatory authorities have placed certain restrictions or prohibitions on the carriage of dangerous goods or hazardous material (HAZMAT). Dangerous products are things that aren't appropriate for carriage on an aircraft and may endanger the occupants onboard.

 

Firearms and Ammunition

 

Firearms and Ammunition declared at the check, may, with the acceptance of Air Vanuatu, be accepted under certain conditions. Once accepted for travel, Firearms and ammunition can be performed together in the customer's checked baggage, provided they've been separated within that situation or in a separate case. Dangerous Goods shouldn't be transported in (or as) passenger or crew-checked baggage or carry-on bags, but as indicated in the table below

 

Security Information

 

If they're, the content will be removed and never returned.

 

Passengers carrying hypodermic needles will need to announce them at the screening point. Where potential documentation should be produced. Any medication needs to have a professionally printed label identifying the medication or a manufacturer's name or pharmaceutical label affixed. It is likewise advisable to have a doctor's letter saying the necessity of using such medication.

 

Dangerous Goods Information

 

Whether kept in checked luggage, on your cabin luggage, or on yourself, the following items are banned to be carried out on almost any Air Vanuatu trip:

 

  • Gases whether flammable or non-flammable (such as camping gas)
  • explosives, fireworks, and flares
  • Flammable solids - like games and articles that are easily triggered; substances liable to spontaneous combustion; chemicals that on contact with water emit flammable gases, lighter gas
  • Oxidizing substances like bleaching powder and peroxides
  • Poisonous and infectious substances
  • radioactive materials
  • magnetized materials
  • Electrical stunning devices

 

Perfumes, hair sprays along some other alcohol-containing drugs necessary throughout the trip that's no longer 100ml per item might be carried on board the trip.

 

Specific requirements exist for the carriage of linking stoves/fuel containers, firearms, and any devices with petrol engines. Carriage of these items will require passengers to prepare those things or arrange documentation in advance of the travel date. It ought to be noted that many devices with gasoline engines cannot be carried as checked or cabin baggage and have to be consigned as cargo. If you're not certain whether it is possible to take something on the aircraft, then please check with Air Vanuatu.

Baggage Allowance and Fees

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

Carry-On Baggage

Air Vanuatu 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 Vanuatu 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 Vanuatu overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Air Vanuatu.

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

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

CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

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

Checked Baggage

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

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

Excess Baggage

When travelling with Air Vanuatu, 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 Vanuatu website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

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

Air Vanuatu on and bringing pets on board.

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

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 Vanuatu carry-on luggage.

Air Vanuatu carry on and Air Vanuatu prohibited items.

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

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

Air Vanuatu baggage policy and allowance FAQ's


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

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

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Air Vanuatu 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 Vanuatu 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 Vanuatu 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 Vanuatu.

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

2. Are there fees for baggage on Air Vanuatu?

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