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Air Arabia Baggage Policy



CallSign : ARABIA

Founded : 2003

Key people : Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Thani, (Chairman) Adel Ali, (Group CEO)

Country : United Arab Emirates

Office Address : Sharjah Freight Center (Cargo), near Sharjah International Airport

City : Sharjah

State : Emirate of Sharjah,

Zip Code : P.O. Box 132 Sharjah

Phone number : +971-6-5088888

Official Website :

Baggage Allowance

Carry-On Baggage

Air Arabia permits passengers to carry handbag of 10kg weight, this is free baggage allowance. The carry on baggage of any passenger must not exceed the 55 x 40 x 20 cm dimension. The dimension includes pockets, wheels and handle. Moreover, it permits children below the age of 2 to one standard size bag (for items an infant might need on-board).

Below are the restrictions by Air Arabia on the quantities of liquids, gels or pastes transported in your carry-on baggage- 

Checked Baggage

Passengers have the benefit of paying for the baggage that they need. At the time of booking, passengers can select checked baggage weight or modify the flight (20  kg, 30 kg, 40 kg) with no restriction on the number of pieces. To avoid 90% of baggage charges at the airport, passengers can pre-book their baggage allowance beforehand. Only 20kg additional weight of baggage is available for purchase at the airport. Additional weight is subject to excess baggage rates. 

Air Arabia permits each passenger to carry baggage of weight 32 kg with total dimension of 160 cm, at most. Lastly, passenger can pre-book baggage allowance online at the time of booking or by calling the call center of Air Arabia. 

Prohibited Items 

Air Arabia prohibits the following item in the baggage - 

Animals and Pets

Air Arabia has limited the carriage of pets and animals in the cabin to falcon only. The acceptance of falcon in cabin is upon the following basis-

Air Arabia Baggage Fees & Allowance FAQ's

1. How do I measure the dimensions of the bag? +

Dimensions of the Baggage can be measured by length + width + height. The addition of each measurement compose the total number of linear inches/centimeters.



2. what happens if my baggage is lost or damaged? +

Air Arabia’s liability for lost or damaged baggage is limited to USD 20.00 per kg and a maximum of 20 KG per passenger


3. who do I contact if my baggage is lost? +

In such a situation please visit


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