Surinam Airways baggage policy and allowance

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Baggage Allowance and Fees

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

Carry-On Baggage

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

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Surinam Airways.

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

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


No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

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

Checked Baggage

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

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

Excess Baggage

When travelling with Surinam 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 Surinam Airways website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

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

Surinam Airways on and bringing pets on board.

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

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

Surinam Airways carry on and Surinam Airways prohibited items.

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

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

Surinam Airways baggage policy and allowance FAQ's

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

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

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Surinam 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 Surinam 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 Surinam 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 Surinam Airways.

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

2. Are there fees for baggage on Surinam Airways?

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