Europe, UK & Israel

Baggage allowance rules for travel to and from Europe, the UK, and Israel

Learn about additional baggage allowance for premium club members when travelling to iconic places in Europe, the UK, or Israel.

Cabin

Economy

Premium Economy

Business

First

From

To

Comfort
(RBD: S/T/U/L)

Comfort Plus
(RBD: G/W/V/Q/K)

Flex
(RBD: H/M/B/Y)

Comfort Plus
(RBD: N)

Flex
(RBD: A/R)

Comfort Plus
(RBD: Z/J)

Flex
(RBD: D/C)

First
(RBD: F)

Israel

India (IN)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Sri Lanka (LK)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Nepal, Myanmar, Maldives, Bangladesh

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Israel

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Middle East and Gulf region

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Thailand (TH)/ Singapore (SG)/ Hongkong (HK)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Japan (JP)/ South Korea (KR)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Australia and New Zealand

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Europe

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Africa

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

United States and Canada

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Europe

India (IN)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Sri Lanka (LK)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Nepal, Myanmar, Maldives, Bangladesh

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Israel

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Middle East and Gulf region

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Thailand (TH)/ Singapore (SG)/ Hongkong (HK)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Japan (JP)/ South Korea (KR)

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Australia and New Zealand

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Europe

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Africa

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

United States and Canada

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 23 kg/ 50.7 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Two pieces of up to 32 kg/ 70.5 lb each

Note:

  • Infants in all classes are allowed one piece of baggage of up to 10 kg/22 lb.
  • A piece of baggage weighing more than 32 kg/71 lb will not be allowed. This rule is applicable across the Air India network.

    

Weight and piece concept for baggage allowance

Cabin ClassBaggage DimensionsBaggage Weight 
First and BusinessThe sum of length, breadth, and height of each piece must not exceed or 158 cm/62 inThe weight of each piece must not exceed 32 kg/70 pounds.
EconomyThe total combined dimensions (length + breadth + height) of both pieces should not exceed 273 cm/107 in.The weight of each piece must not exceed 23 kg/50 pounds.

 

Additional allowance for Flying Returns members

Flying Returns members can bring additional baggage on flights operated by Air India and Star Alliance member airlines. The additional allowance is based on the tier status of Flying Returns members for weight concept and piece concept sectors.

Flying Returns TierPiece Concept FlightsWeight Concept flights
Platinum (Star Gold) One piece upto 23 kg20 kg/44 lb
Gold (Star Gold) One piece upto 23 kg20 kg/44 lb 
Silver 10 kg/22lb
RedNilNil

Terms and conditions apply. Extra baggage allowance and lounge access is subject to change as per government directive.

Points to remember:

  • Baggage allowance cannot be increased on partner or codeshare flights, including those marketed by Air India and operated by a partner airline, or vice versa. 
  • Silver members are eligible for additional baggage allowance on flights operated by Air India only, whereas Gold and Platinum members (corresponding to Star Gold) are eligible for additional baggage allowance on Star Alliance flights as well.
  • Lithium battery powered self-balancing devices are banned and cannot be carried in passenger baggage. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is banned and cannot be carried in checked or hand baggage. Power banks cannot be carried in checked baggage but can be carried in hand baggage.
  • Power banks should be packed in the carry-on bags alone.