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