Avianca Airline baggage policy and allowance

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Baggage Allowance and Fees

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

Carry-On Baggage

Avianca Airline 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 Avianca Airline 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 Avianca Airline overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Avianca Airline.

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

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the Avianca Airline website for more information.


No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the Avianca Airline website for more information.

Checked Baggage

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

This may wary between routes. Visit the Avianca Airline website for more information.

Excess Baggage

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

Special Items

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

Avianca Airline on and bringing pets on board.

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

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

Avianca Airline carry on and Avianca Airline prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your Avianca Airline flights cabin baggage include:

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

Avianca Airline baggage policy and allowance FAQ's

1. What is Avianca Airline' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Avianca Airline' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

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

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

2. Are there fees for baggage on Avianca Airline?

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