More Expensive Than The Flight

Inform first low cost airlines-duty is 40 euros for a kilo of excess baggage? The tough price war under the low cost carriers entail not only affordable prices for passengers. Unpleasant surprises can threaten at the baggage drop-off. The flight Portal shows what travellers ensure, in order to avoid unnecessary costs. Since no lump-sum claims can be made, all passengers should familiarise yourself thoroughly before traveling their airline luggage requirements. Usually the fare but is closely linked with the permitted quantity of luggage. In business class, usually 30 kg free baggage allowance are allowed, while the boundary in economy class 20 kg. For low cost carriers the trend is even to admit even no free baggage allowance.

At Germanwings, for example, 20 kilograms baggage cost five euros. Ryanair requires already ten euros for 15 kilograms. Air travellers are well advised with excess baggage, if they sign this prior to departure with the airline. Usually they fall additional costs from then lower than on the switch. Similarly strict conditions apply to hand luggage in the air rights. So, dimensions 55 x 40 x 20 cm are generally the maximum limit for carry-on. While there are usually two pieces of hand luggage allowed in business class, passengers in economy class may be usually only a bag into the cabin. Strictly to observe the rules on liquids in hand baggage.

These must be packaged in containers containing 100 ml. The creams and liquids must be packed in a separate, completely transparent plastic bag. The differences in the conditions of carriage of sports equipment are the greatest. Some airlines asking for no money, other in turn 300 euro for surfboards. So anyone who wants to take his bike or skis with you on holiday, should consult beforehand in any case. More information:…/ I pack my case… Contact: Tilo Summer University of first media GmbH barefoot streets 11 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59