Saudi Arabian Airlines baggage policy and allowance

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Saudi Arabian Airlines

PO Box 620, CC 181, LOC 130, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 21231

Phone : +966 2 686 0000

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Saudi Arabian Airlines
IATA SV
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Founded

1945

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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian Airlines

Baggage Allowance and Fees

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

Carry-On Baggage

Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabian Airlines overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Saudi Arabian Airlines.

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

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the Saudi Arabian Airlines website for more information.

CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the Saudi Arabian Airlines website for more information.

Checked Baggage

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

This may wary between routes. Visit the Saudi Arabian Airlines website for more information.

Excess Baggage

When travelling with Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabian Airlines website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

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

Saudi Arabian Airlines on and bringing pets on board.

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

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

Saudi Arabian Airlines carry on and Saudi Arabian Airlines prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your Saudi Arabian Airlines flights cabin baggage include:

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

Saudi Arabian Airlines baggage policy and allowance FAQ's


1. What is Saudi Arabian Airlines' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Saudi Arabian Airlines' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabian 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 Saudi Arabian Airlines.

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

2. Are there fees for baggage on Saudi Arabian Airlines?

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