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Air Canada: baggage allowance

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In today's post we present the baggage allowance of Air Canada.

Air Canada a founding member of Star Alliance and one of the largest passenger airlines worldwide.

Air Canada: carry-on baggage

The carry-on baggage allowance is pretty generous. One is allowed to carry onto the airplane what follows:

  • standard item which cannot exceed 23 cm x 40 cm x 55 cm/9 in x 15.5 in x 21.5 in including wheels and handles. The maximum allowed weight is 10 kg/22 lb
  • personal article weighing up to 10 kg/22 lb and not exceeding 16 cm x 33 cm x 43 cm/6 in x 13 in x 17 in.
  • items of clothing (e.g. a coat), small pieces of electronic equipment (e.g. a mobile phone) or infant care items
  • special equipment such as mobility aids
A good tip! Find out more about Air Canada

Air Canada: checked baggage

The amount of luggage you can transport in the plane hold depends on the route.

route allowance
within Canada 1 bag 23 kg/50 lb, 158 cm/62 in
Canada – US 1st bag 23 kg/50 lb, 158 cm/62 in CAD/$25 (per direction)
Canada & Mexico – Costa Rica – the Caribbean – Bermuda 1 bag 23 kg/50 lb, 158 cm/62 in
other routes 1 bag 23 kg/50 lb

The exceptions here are e.g. flights to/from Japan or Brazil: 2 bags included. As for the flights to Brazil, maximum weight per piece is 32 kg/70 lb.


  • Andtea

    about 1 year ago

    Can I take a tv that's i in a box under the plane an what are the steps to take and the cost

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