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Cape Air Baggage Policy



CallSign : CAIR

Founded : 1989

Key people : Daniel A. Wolf (Founder and Board Chairman) Linda Markham (CEO & President)

Country : USA

Office Address : 660 Barnstable Road Hyannis, MA 02601 USA

City : Hyannis

State : Massachusetts,

Zip Code : 02601

Phone number : 800-Cape-Air (227-3247) or 508-771-6944

Official Website :

Cape Air Baggage Allowance

If flying with Cape Air, you should know the airline's luggage rules to avoid any last-minute surprises or unexpected costs. This post will go through the Cape Air baggage Policy in depth, including the allowable luggage size and Weight, over-baggage prices, and more.

Hand/Cabin Baggage Policy

One personal item: FREE
Standard carry-on bag: FREE

Size Restrictions

  1. Personal: Maximum 36 linear inches (91 cm)
  2. Carry-on: Maximum 45 linear inches (114 cm)

On some Cape Air flights, there are no overhead compartments, and bags are generally not able to be stored under seats unless they are smaller than 12 x 6 x 8 inches (30.5 x 15.2 x 20.31 cm) on Tecnam Traveller aircraft. A Cape Air representative will store other carry-on items.

Checked Baggage

Checked bags must not exceed 50 pounds (23 kg) or 62 linear inches (158 cm). Subject to space, passengers can book up to 2 additional bags.

When Cape Air Is the First Carrier in the Itinerary Weight Cape Air 402C, Tecnam Traveller, and BN2 Aircraft
First Checked Bag 0 to 50 pounds $30
51 to 70 pounds +$80
Second Checked Bag 0 to 50 pounds $40
51 to 70 pounds +$80
Third Checked Bag 0 to 50 pounds $80
51 to 70 pounds +$80

Additional or Excess Baggage

It may be possible to transport special items (including excess luggage) depending on space availability. However, Cape Air does not disclose fees for extra baggage, so you must contact the airline directly for more information.

Please refer to Cape Air's policy for information related to special luggage, such as sporting equipment. Please refer to Cape Air’s policy.

Cape Air Baggage Policy FAQ's

Each passenger is generally allowed one personal item and one carry-on bag.

Cape Air generally allows carry-on bags up to a weight limit of around 25 lbs (11 kg).

In addition to the personal item and carry-on bag, Cape Air may allow a few additional items such as jackets, umbrellas, or reading material.

If your baggage exceeds the allowed limits, you may be required to check it in as checked baggage.


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