Unaccompanied Baggage

Send Your Extra Luggage as Cargo

Unaccompanied Baggage service

Planning a move to a different country? We suggest our unaccompanied baggage service. It allows you to travel light and ensures your excess baggage reaches your destination without any hiccups.


Unaccompanied baggage should include personal apparel and articles you own, such as:

  • Musical instruments
  • Portable typewriters
  • Portable sports equipment 

Items that should be excluded from unaccompanied baggage include:

  • Machinery
  • Machine or spare parts
  • Money
  • Securities
  • Jewellery and watches
  • Plated wares
  • Furs
  • Films and cameras
  • Tickets
  • Documents
  • Liquors and perfumes
  • Articles of household furnishing
  • Merchandise and salesman samples

Cargo will be carried between origin and destination for which the passenger holds a ticket. To ensure smooth baggage shipment, it should be delivered to an IATA-accredited cargo agent by the date of departure. /When using this service, you will be required to

  • Make a declaration of all baggage contents.
  • Complete all documentation required for dispatch and customs.
  • Cover all additional charges for collection, delivery, and customs.
  • Clear customs personally or have an agent in place.

Note: Air India will determine which flight carries the unaccompanied baggage.