Middle East Airlines Baggage Policy
IATA : ME
ICAO : MEA
CallSign : CEDAR JET
Founded : 1945
Key people : Mohammad El Hout
Country : Lebanon
Office Address : PO Box 11-206 Airport Road,
City : Beirut
Zip Code : 1107-2801
Phone number : 011 961 1330
Official Website : https://www.mea.com.lb/english/home
If you're flying with Middle East airlines, you should know the airline's baggage rules to avoid any last-minute surprises or unexpected costs. This post will go through the Middle East airlines baggage Policy in depth, including the allowable baggage size and weight, over-baggage prices, and more.
Hand/Cabin Baggage Policy
Middle East Airlines (ME) allows each passenger to bring one piece of baggage as a carry-on as long as the sum of the item's three dimensions does not exceed 115 cm and the thing is not heavier than 10 kg for all flights. For more information, please visit https://www.mea.com.lb/english/traveler-info/baggage-info/travel-wholly-performed-on-mea.
The airline permits passengers to carry checked-in baggage. However, this differs according to cabin class and route. Moreover, look at the table below for details:
|FROM AND TO BEIRUT||Economy class||Business class|
|Abidjan||UP TO 30 KG||UP TO 60 KG|
|Accra||UP TO 30 KG||UP TO 60 KG|
|Lagos||UP TO 30 KG||UP TO 60 KG|
Additional or Excess Baggage
If passengers' baggage exceeds the allowance, they can prepay for excess baggage or buy the excess baggage at the airport. Refer below to the tables for the excess baggage fee applicable-
|FROM BEIRUT TO||First additional piece up to 23KG||Second & more additional pieces up to 23KG||Piece between 23KG and 30KG|
|Offline / Online||Offline / Online||Online|
|CAIRO||150 USD / 100 USD||150 USD / 100 USD||50 USD|
|FRANKFURT & DÜSSELDORF||150 USD / 100 USD||150 USD / 100 USD||50 USD|
|JEDDAH / RIYADH/ DAMMAM /MADINAH||150 USD / 100 USD||150 USD / 100 USD||50 USD|
|KUWAIT||100 USD / 90 USD||100 USD / 90 USD||40 USD|
|ALL DESTINATIONS||75 USD / 50 USD||200 USD / 150 USD||50 USD|
sports equipment fee
Passengers may transport one piece of sports equipment free of charge, provided it weighs under 23 kg. However, each extra bit of sports equipment under 23 kg will be charged at 200 USD / piece or the local equivalent.
Middle East Airlines (MEA) Baggage Policy FAQ's
You can measure your baggage dimension by adding up length, width and height (length + width + height).
You can go to the official website of the airline for more information.