Baggage

Your baggage allowance includes checked baggage, depending on your fare.
 

Checked-in baggage

freigepaeck.jpgThe number of checked baggage items varies according to the fare booked. A piece of baggage may weigh up to 23 kg. The dimensions should not exceed the standard dimensions. Our Service Centre is happy to answer your questions if you have baggage of unusual dimensions.
 

Find out » about airberlin's fares and the respective baggage conditions. You  can also view your free baggage allowance at any time during the booking process or after booking. 

The free baggage allowance for children up to 11 years of age includes a checked bag weighing up to 23 kg (except JustFly fares).
We carry buggies/prams, children's car seats and travel cots free of charge.
 

Carry-On Baggage

handgepaeck-masse.jpgOn each flight, you can take one item of hand baggage into the cabin, which may weigh up to 8 kg (or 10 kg including laptop). The dimensions may not exceed 55 cm x 40 cm x 23 cm. Please check the size of your hand baggage in the racks provided at check-in.

In addition one of the following items (max. 40 cm x 30 cm x 10 cm; 2 kg) may be taken into the cabin free of charge:

  • a laptop case
  • a lady’s handbag, a lady’s purse or a gentlemen’s handbag

 

Please note the EU cabin baggage regulations » for liquids:
  

  • liquid_handluggage.gifIndividual liquid containers must not contain more than 100 ml
  • You may transport a maximum of 10 containers in your hand baggage
  • Any liquids must be carried in a transparent, re-sealable plastic bag that holds a maximum of 1 litre

Passengers travelling FlyFlex or Business Class, and holders of a topbonus Gold or Platinum Card may carry a second item of hand baggage.

In addition, the following items may be taken aboard if the passenger is dependent on them:

  • a wheelchair (to be left at the gate)
  • a pair of crutches and/or splints, other prostheses
  • a doctor's bag

We recommend that you carry valuables, medication, perishable or fragile items in your hand baggage. Please read our rules » on which items may only be carried in your hand baggage.

You will find information about limitations of liability in our Terms and Conditions ».
 

Please note:

Since the space for hand baggage on board is limited, it may occur that in cases of heavy loading, you are asked for your safety to hand in your hand baggage for storage in the cargo hold.

The approved hand baggage allowance is subject to the provisions of the operating carrier, if one or more of your flights is operated by an airberlin partner.