Atlantic Airways baggage policy and allowance

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Atlantic Airways

Vagar Airport, Faroe Islands, Soervagur, Kingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands, FO-380

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Baggage Allowance and Fees

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

Carry-On Baggage

Atlantic Airways 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 Atlantic Airways 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 Atlantic Airways overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Atlantic Airways.

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

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the Atlantic Airways website for more information.


No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the Atlantic Airways website for more information.

Checked Baggage

When travelling with Atlantic Airways, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, Atlantic Airways may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on Atlantic Airways official site

This may wary between routes. Visit the Atlantic Airways website for more information.

Excess Baggage

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

Special Items

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

Atlantic Airways on and bringing pets on board.

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

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

Atlantic Airways carry on and Atlantic Airways prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your Atlantic Airways flights cabin baggage include:

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

Atlantic Airways baggage policy and allowance FAQ's

1. What is Atlantic Airways' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Atlantic Airways' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Atlantic Airways 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 Atlantic Airways 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 Atlantic Airways are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on Atlantic Airways.

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

2. Are there fees for baggage on Atlantic Airways?

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