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flydubai Baggage Policy



CallSign : SKY DUBAI

Founded : 2008

Key people : Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum (Chairman)

Country : United Arab Emirates

Office Address : PO Box 353,

City : Dubai

State :

Zip Code : .

Phone number : 00 971 600 544445

Official Website :

Baggage allowance 

Carry-on baggage 

flydubai permits Economy class passengers to carry one hand baggage. Moreover, the baggage can be of maximum 8kg weight with 55 x 38 x 22cm dimensions. Furthermore, flydubai permits Business class passengers to carry 2 pieces of cabin bags. They can be of maximum 14kg weight with 55 x 38 x 22cm dimensions. Lastly, in addition to the hand baggage passengers can also bring one personal item. For instance, laptop bag or hand bag.


Checked baggage 

The airline permits passengers to carry checked baggage depending on their cabin class. Moreover, the Economy class ticket does not include checked baggage. However, passengers can still pre-purchase up to 3 bags weighing 20, 30 or 40kg. On the other hand, Business Class passengers have an allowance of up to 3 bags of total 40kg weight. Furthermore, one piece of baggage can weigh a maximum of 32kg. Lastly, one piece of checked baggage can have a maximum 75 x 55 x 35cm dimensions.

NOTE – Excess baggage fee will depend on the route the passenger is taking.


Musical Equipment 

Flydubai permits passengers to carry instruments in the cabin, however they need to follow the baggage allowance. Moreover, passengers can buy an additional seat in the cabin to keep the instrument in case the instrument exceeds the baggage allowance. Furthermore, the baggage allowance is 7kg for economy class passengers and 14kg for business class passengers with 55 x 38 x 23cm dimensions. In addition to this, passengers can carry larger instruments in checked baggage and adhere to the baggage allowance.


Sports Equipment  

flydubai permits passengers to take their sports equipment with them on their next big adventure. Further details about the sporting equipment can be seen in the table below:

Type of sporting equipment Dimensions


(max weight 20 kg per item)

Charges per item
Snowboarding / skiing equipment 190 cm long 27.22 USD per sector
Wind surf board 235cm x 90 cm x 45 cm 40.84 USD per sector
Kite surf equipment 190 cm long 40.84 USD per sector
Surfing equipment 235cm x 90 cm x 45 cm 40.84 USD per sector
Bicycle 190 cm x 40 cm x 80 cm 27.22 USD per sector
Scuba / diving equipment 75 cm x 55 cm x 35 cm 27.22 USD per sector
Golf equipment 170 cm long 27.22 USD per sector
Fishing equipment 190 cm long 27.22 USD per sector
Canoe / kayak 250 cm long 40.84 USD per sector
Sporting weapons 75 cm x 55 cm x 35 cm 40.84 USD per sector*

Furthermore, passengers can carry a few sporting equipment like tennis, badminton and squash rackets in their hand baggage too. Lastly, flydubai does not permit passengers to carry Pole Vaults, Javelins and hang gliders. 


flydubai Baggage Fees & Allowance FAQ's

1. How do I measure my baggage dimension? +

You can measure your baggage dimension by adding up length, width and height (length + width + height). 



2. What if I exceed my baggage allowance? +

You can expect to pay an excess baggage fee in accordance with the destination you are travelling to. 


3. Can I travel with my pet? +

No, usually the airline does not permit animals in the craft. However, passengers may be able to carry falcons onboard but need to get approval beforehand.


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