Knowing the Air India baggage allowance before taking the Air India flight is always an extra advantage for the passengers. Passengers must remember that the carry-on baggage in Air India should not exceed a maximum weight of 8 kgs and dimensions of 55cms x 40cms x 20cms.
In addition to one piece of cabin baggage or package, passengers are also be permitted to carry lady's handbag, an overcoat or wrap, a rug or a blanket, a camera or a pair or binoculars, reasonable amount of reading material for the flight, infant's feed for consumption during the flight and infant's carrying basket if you are flying with an infant. You may also carry collapsible wheelchair or pair of crutches or braces for passenger's use if you are dependent on these, a gift item purchased from the Airport duty free shop, walking stick, umbrella (Folding type), feeding bottle, shaving kit (excluding razor blade and straight razors), medicines required during flight, laptops and cell phones. However, carrying all these items is subjected to the security regulation.
Air India baggage allowance from UK to India (except Amritsar) for a passenger in first class is 60 kgs, in executive class, it is 50 kgs and in economy class, Air India luggage allowance is 46 kgs. Further, those, who are flying to Amritsar, India, can carry 60 kgs of check-in baggage in their first class booking, 50 kgs for executive class and 28 kgs for economy class. The checked in baggage allowance for infants is 10 Kgs. Excess baggage will be charged as per the rule. Passengers, who are flying with Air India, must remember that the weight of one-piece bag must not exceed 32 kgs as per EU regulation.
The above-mentioned Air India baggage allowance is applicable for tickets, which are issued from London as a through fare (i.e. point to point) to India including domestic points via Mumbai or Delhi on AI/IC. The allowance is not valid for separate sector fares used for travel on domestic India routes.
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