Are you planning to fly with China Airlines? Find solution's you need to know about China Airlines baggage allowance, fees and charges and restrictions.
China Airlines 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 China Airlines 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 China Airlines overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.
Baggage must meet carry on size limits of China Airlines.
Due to limited overhead space, China Airlines passengers travelling on flights with 50 seats or less are only permitted to carry one personal item on-board the China Airlines aircraft.
Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the China Airlines website for more information.
CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:
No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.
However, this varies across airports. Visit the China Airlines website for more information.
When travelling with China Airlines, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, China Airlines may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on China Airlines official site http://www.china-airlines.com/.
This may wary between routes. Visit the China Airlines website for more information.
When travelling with China Airlines, separate excess baggage fees are applied for each limitation you exceed size, weight and quantity. Generally, this varies between geographic regions. Please visit the China Airlines website for more information and exact fees.
China Airlines permit a wide range of sporting equipment and special baggage on China Airlines flights. Due to the size of baggage, some of the items may be counted as a standard checked bags. However, China Airlines will be considered as overweight or oversized items. As such, charges and certain restrictions will apply by China Airlines. Please visit the China Airlines website directly.
China Airlines on and bringing pets on board.
Dogs, cats and household birds (birds are only allowed on domestic Taiwan flights) can be carried on-board for $125 one way to/ from most destinations. The fee is $200 for travel outside the Taiwan.
The pets must fit within a carrier box that, in turn, fits under the seat in front. The carrier counts as one piece of China Airlines carry-on luggage.
China Airlines carry on and China Airlines prohibited items.
Items that are not permitted in your China Airlines flights cabin baggage include:
☞ What is China Airlines' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?
China Airlines' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:
2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on China Airlines 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 China Airlines 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 China Airlines are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on China Airlines.
Oversized baggage fees Most bags with a sum of weight, length, and height of larger than 62 inches will be considered oversized. China Airlines oversized baggage fees are charged in addition to any standard, excess, or overweight fee.
☞ Are there fees for baggage on China Airlines?
Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active Taiwan military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with China Airlines' frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a China Airlines sponsored credit/charge card.