China Airlines Baggage Policy and Allowance
IATA : CI
ICAO : CAL
CallSign : DYNASTY
Founded : 1959
Key people : Hsieh Shih-chen (Chairman)
Country : China
Office Address : NO.1, Hangzhan S.Rd.,Dayuan Dist. Taoyuan City, Taiwan, Taipei Taiwan 33758
City : Taoyuan City
State : Dayuan Dist,
Zip Code : 33758
Phone number : 011 886 2 412 9000
Official Website : https://www.china-airlines.com/us/en
Elite members can use their privilege and can get a higher checked baggage allowance.
Passengers can carry one item of carry-on baggage, as per included in the price of their ticket. The baggage dimensions should not exceed 22 x 14 x 9 inches in size and 7kg in weight. For convenience, an instrument to measure the baggage is made available at check-in counters as well as the boarding gate. Lastly, Business class passengers can carry extra baggage.
Economy class passengers can carry 2 bags, 23 kg weight each. Premium economy class passengers can also carry 2 bags, 28 kg weight each. And Business class passengers can carry 2 bags, 32 kg weight each. However, the baggage allowance is different when applying fares, for more information on this please visit www.china-airlines.com/us/en/fly/prepare-for-the-fly/baggage/baggage-rules
Excess Baggage Charges
|Currency – USD||Weight System (per kg)||Piece System (per piece)|
|Weight System (per kg)||Between||Zone 1||Zone 2||Zone 3||Zone 4||Zone 5||Zone 6||Zone 7||Zone 8||Zone 9|
|Piece System (per piece)||Zone 7||150||180||180||180(C)||190||200||–||–||–|
For more information on excess baggage please visit www.china-airlines.com/us/en/fly/prepare-for-the-fly/baggage/excess-baggage
For detailed information please visit www.china-airlines.com/us/en/fly/prepare-for-the-fly/baggage/special-baggage
- Cabin baggage – passengers can book a seat to transport their cabin baggage. This includes delicate and valuable instruments, objects, statues, etc. For necessary arrangement, passengers need to directly contact China Airlines reservations office. This should be done at least 48 hours before the flight and confirmation needs to be received beforehand itself. Most importantly, the cabin baggage must comply with the carry-on baggage weight and measurement specifications.
- Sports equipment – The equipment is subject to checked baggage if it complies with the checked baggage weight and measurement allowance. If it exceeds the allowance, then standard and excess piece charges apply.
- Music instruments – Passengers can carry small instruments as carry baggage. However they should not exceed measurements of 100 x 36 x 23cm and 7kg weight.
Baggage is measured by length + width + height. The dimensions of each measurement are added together to compose the total number of linear inches/ centimeters.
You can get all the information by visiting https://www.china-airlines.com/us/en/fly/prepare-for-the-fly/baggage/excess-baggage
China Airlines offers transportation of several sports equipment items for no additional charge, unless it exceeds the checked baggage allowance. So in that case excess baggage fees are applicable.