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Aer Lingus Airline Baggage Allowance and Fee




Founded : 15 April 1936

Key people : Donal Moriarty, CEO | Rachel Izzard, CFO

Country : Ireland

Office Address : Head Office Building, Dublin Airport

City : Swords Ireland

State : Dublin,

Zip Code : K67 XF72

Phone number : +1 800 474 7424

Official Website :

Baggage Policy

Personal item and carry on

In an Aer Lingus flight, passengers can bring up to 23 kg of luggage for free. If anyone exceeds this estimate then they will have to pay additional fees according to the luggage. One cannot carry more than 158 cm (summing up length, breadth, and height). The additional rate will depend on the luggage. You will have to pay $100 per bag of secondary baggage. Before traveling you must go with the guidelines of the flight. Some items are prohibited to carry in Aer Lingus. If you do not follow the rules and regulations of baggage then you can have trouble.

Checked baggage

There is a weight limitation of baggage that you carry with you. The maximum weight allowance is of dimensions 55 x 40 x 24 cm. In extra, without any additional fees, you can carry a piece of hand luggage which should be of dimensions 25 x 33 x 20cm such as you can carry your laptop with you. If your luggage is exceeding this dimension then you will have to pay additional fees according to the extra baggage. If you do not want to pay then do not carry with you oversized luggage.

Additional or excess baggage

As we know that on all flights we have to pay additional fees which depend upon the weight of your baggage. The price will vary with the weight of the additional baggage. These additional fees depend upon both weight and route. You will have to pay €10 per extra kilo of baggage. This price is applicable in Europe and if you book transatlantic flights then it will be costed €75 per bag.

Baggage type Size Weight allowance
Cabin baggage 55 x 40 x 24cm 10 kg
Checked baggage 158 cm 20 kg
Checked baggage 158 cm 25 kg
Checked baggage 158 cm Two bags combined ( 40 kg including both)

Aer Lingus Baggage Fees & Allowance FAQ's

1. How much can I carry as check-in baggage in Aer Lingus? +

As far today the maximum check-in baggage in Aer Lingus is:-

  • The maximum dimension of any single bag should be 158 cm that is length + width + height.
  •   The weight of any bag should not exceed 32 kg of weight.

2. How much will it cost for excess baggage? +

If your baggage weight is more than the limit then you would have to pay a baggage allowance for the same. For any Domestic sector in India, the limited baggage rate is INR 600 plus GST per kg of weight per coupon including Alliance Air.

3. Is it possible to add baggage after booking my ticket? +

Yes, it is possible to add baggage after booking the tickets. But if in any case it is not informed then the extra charges may reach a higher level.


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