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China Southern Airlines Baggage Allowance

Table of Contents
1. Carry-on Baggage (domestic and international)
2. Check-in Baggage (domestic and international)
3. Excess Baggage Charges (domestic and international)
4. Special Allowances (Sky Pearl, Sky Team, Students, Labourers, Seamen)

Carry-on baggage allowance

China Southern Airlines allows free carry-on or hand baggage in domestic and international flights depending upon the class of travel. 

Types Travel classes Max. Pieces Max Size per Piece
Domestic flights First Class 2PC, upto 5 kg each L+B+H lupto 115 cm. (45 in)
Business Class 1PC, upto 5 kg
Premium Economy Class
Economy Class
International / regional flights: First Class 2PC, upto 5 kg each
Business Class 1PC, upto 5 kg
Premium Economy Class
Economy Class

In case the hand luggage exceeds the weight, quantity or dimension, it will be taken as a check-in baggage.

Besides, one of the personal items, such as coat, shawl, or rug; small sized camera, binoculars, hand bag are also allowed on-board. Infant food, stroller or baby basket is allowed for infants. Mobility assistive device and other equipment for special needs passengers can also be carried on board. 

In case of carriage of lithium-ion batteries, it is their rating which determines how will these will carried. For batteries of less than 100 kWh, you are allowed to carry 2 such pcs in your carry baggage and does not have to be declared at the airport. For batteries of power 100-160 kWh, there is a need for prior declaration and approval before boarding. Batteries of rating more than 116 cms have to be transported as cargo.

Liquids are not allowed in more than 100 ml quantity in cabin.

Check-in Baggage Allowance

Domestic (within mainland China)

Cabin  Max Weight
Economy Class 20kg
Business Class 30kg
First Class 40kg
Infant 10kg.


International Baggage Allowance

Checked baggage allowance and excess baggage charges on China Southern is dependent on sector of travel and cabin class of travel. For this purpose the international countries have been divided into 3 different zones.

Zone 1: journeys between Japan, Americas, Southwest Pacific, United Arab Emirates (Note 1), Kenya and China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan); Japan, South Korea, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Central & Western Asia, Europe (except Russia), Africa, Middle East, America, and routes originating from Russia to China (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan)

Cabin Allowance Maximum Dimensions per Piece
First  3 pcs, per pc 32KG L+W+H≤158CM
Business  2 pcs, per pc 32KG
Premium Economy, Economy  2 pcs, per pc 23KG
child and infant with seat Same baggage allowance as of an adult + pushchair or stroller
infant taking no seat 1 pcs/10 kg L+W+H≤115 cm.

Flights between Urumqui and Dubai allow 1 pcs of 23 kg in Economy and 1 pcs of 32 kg in Premium Economy. Rest is same as in Table above.

Zone 2: journeys between Central & Western Asia (Uzbekistan/ Tajikistan/ Kazakhstan/ Kyrgyzstan/ Turkmenistan/ Iran/ Pakistan/ Azerbaijan/ Georgia, etc), Turkey and China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan), routes originating from China (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) to Russia, and routes originating from Singapore to China (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan)

Classes Max. Weight/ Piece and Max no of Pieces Max. Dimensions per Piece
First Class 3 pieces/each pieces 32KG L+W+H≤158CM
Business Class 2 pieces/each pieces 32KG
Premium Economy Class/Economy Class 1 pieces/32KG
child and infant with seat They have the same basic baggage allowance of an adult
infant taking no seat 1 pieces/10KG L+W+H≤115CM

Zone 3: Other

Classes Max Weight per pc and Max no of pcs Max size per pc
First Class 3 pcs/each pcs 32KG L+W+H≤158CM
Business Class 2 pcs/each pcs 32KG
Premium Economy Class 1 pcs/32KG
Economy Class 1 pcs/23KG
child and infant with seat They have the same basic baggage allowance of an adult
infant taking no seat 1 pcs/10KG L+W+H≤ 115 cm.

Excess Baggage Charges

Within Mainland China

For travelling on domestic flights within the mainland China, you are charged at per kg rate which is determined on the basis of 1.5% of full adult one-way economy class ticket price. This ticket price is the one which is applicable on day of billing. In case there is no direct flight fare being published, the fare of different segments are added and then the per kg rate is calculated.

International Travel

For international flights, the charges are determined on the basis of excess weight, number of pcs and size of luggage. The following charges apply for tickets bought on or after 18 Mar, 2019.

Zone 1: Journeys between China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan), South Asia, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, Central and Western Asia and the Americas, Africa.

TYPE BAGGAGE SPECIFICATION FEE
WEIGHT DIMENSION(L+W+H) (CNY OR EQUIVALENT)
1st Additional Bag ≤23KG ≤158cm 1380/pc
2nd Additional Bag ≤23KG ≤158cm 2000/pc
Oversized - 159cm-203cm 1000
Excess Weight 23-28KG - 500
28-32KG - 1000
32-45KG - 3000

Zone 2: Journeys between China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan), Southeast Asia, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Central and Western Asia, South Asia, Europe, Russia (including both European and Asian parts), Middle East and Japan, Turkey, Middle East, Australia, New Zealand.

TYPE BAGGAGE SPECIFICATION FEE
WEIGHT (L+W+H) (CNY OR EQUIVALENT)
1st additional bag ≤23KG ≤158cm 1100/pc
2nd additional bag ≤23KG ≤158cm 2000/pc
OVERSIZED - 159cm-203cm 1000
Overweight 23-28KG - 500
28-32KG - 1000

Zone 3: Journeys between China (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) and Central and Western Asia, Europe, Russia (including both European and Asian parts), South Korea, Southeast Asia, South Asia and the journeys unspecified above. 

TYPE BAGGAGE SPECIFICATION FEE
WEIGHT (L+W+H) (CNY OR EQUIVALENT)
1st additional bag ≤23KG ≤158cm 800/pc
2nd additional bag ≤23KG ≤158cm 1300/pc
OVERSIZED - 159cm-203cm 1000
Overweight 23-28KG - 300
28-32KG - 700

China Southern Special Allowances

Special Check-in Baggage Allowances for Sky Pearl and Sky Team members, Overseas students, Seamen, Labourers.

Sky Pearl Gold Card member?SKYTEAM ELITE PLUS Each check- in baggage (piece system) is 20 kg (weight system) heavier than general standard.
Sky Pearl Silver Card member?SKYTEAM ELITE Each check- in baggage (piece system) is 10 kg (weight system) heavier than general standard.
Students\Seamen\laborer One Additional baggage for international and regional journeys
 

Overseas students are those who have not yet attained the age of 30 and are enrolled in regular schools in places not of their nationality. They shall have bought Economy or Premium Economy tickets. Passport, Valid ID and admission letter is to be provided at the time of buying tickets. The routes for which this special allowance would be applicable are:

(1) Routes between China Mainland and Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, Taiwan
(2) Routes between Europe and Australia, New Zealand 
(3) Routes between China (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) and Singapore
(4) Routes between China (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) and Australia, New Zealand, North America, Europe, Africa, Central & Western Asia, South Korea

Labourers working in another country other than that of their country of nationality,  are required to present passport and employment visa at the time of ticket purchase and attached to the finance coupon. They must have bought Economy or Premium Economy tickets. It is applicable for following routes:

(1) Routes between China (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) and Central & Western Asia (except Tajikistan), South Korea, Southeast Asia, South Asia (except Bangladesh), 
(2) Routes between South Korea and Central & Western Asia, South Asia

Peter

Posted on 03-Dec-2019
I have two questions....the first is I am flying to Australia from Shanghai, it states 2x 23kg but I only want to take 1 suitcase. Can I take 1 case at 30kg instead or will I be charged excess even though I can take more ? Secondly I am moving countries, if I have 2x 23kg allowance can one of these be used to transport my dog ? Thank you

Admin Reply :

If you take 1 bag of 30 kg instead of allowance of 2 bags of 23 kg each, you will be charged for excess baggage.  Carriage of pets is dealt with separately.

Komal Saxena

Posted on 29-Nov-2019
I am flying China southern and I am allowed 23 kg (2 pc each) + 7 kg (cabin). I have a guitar with me. Can I carry the cabin bag plus the guitar?

Admin Reply :

If guitar is of size as mentioned in cabin baggage allowance, it can be taken as a part of cabin bag but if the size is more, you will have to buy a seat to take it in cabin, else take it in check-in luggage.

Jean King-Smith

Posted on 15-Nov-2019
I am flying Sydney to Astana in Kazakhstan, I understand I will have 2 x 23 kg bag allowance. I also with to bring a bicycle. Is the size of the box for the bicycle still totalling 158 cm? Or is it 203 cm? Do I need to pay additional for the bike if the box is over 158 cm? Is this per leg (3), or per direction e.g. Sydney to Astana, and Astana to Sydney?

Admin Reply :

The size of each checkin bag shall be less than 158 cm linear dimensions. If this can be carried within free allowance limits, there shall not be a need to pay for it. However, we still advise you to confirm it with the airport office of the airline.

Kalem talao

Posted on 05-Nov-2019
Am flying London to Manila how many bag for check in allow thank

Admin Reply :

You have not mentioned the cabin class of travel. If it is economy, you are allowed 2 bags of 23 kg each per passenger (adult or child) in check-in luggage. Cabin baggage allowance is of 1 pcs of 5 kg per passenger.

Nancy

Posted on 29-Jul-2019
Can i carry a gold chain with a pendant in my hand luggage via traveling from India to South Korea for free?

Admin Reply :

Yes, it has to be taken in hand baggage.

Cindy Ormaza

Posted on 13-Jul-2019
From Beijing to Amsterdam how many bags, final destination is Quito, Ecuador with KLM. Also I am planning to bring 4 bags how much excess do i have to pay?

Admin Reply :

This is a connecting flight of China Southern. You have not mentioned the fare type booked. 

Ravi

Posted on 29-Jun-2019
How much charge per kg

Admin Reply :

Please mention the query.

junebday

Posted on 28-Jun-2019
I am flying Brisbane to China to Amsterdam to Dublin all flights by KLM. and Southern China Airways. What carry on baggage can I take? Is it 12 kg or 5 kg ??thanks

Admin Reply :

You have to tell us which is the first carrier and which is the second carrier.

Dhaarna

Posted on 26-Jun-2019
Hello. I am planning to travel from New Delhi to New zealand in an economy class. Could you just confirm me the luggage allowance? And i want to carry laptop with me so can i carry another backpack for that? Is that allowed?

Admin Reply :

Cabin allowance is  of 5 kg and check in allowance is of 2 bags of 23 kg each in economy class ticket. Please also check you airline ticket as the allowance is given on ticket. Backpack will be taken as another cabin baggage. We suggest that you take only cabin bag and one standard laptop bag..

Poonam

Posted on 21-Jun-2019
Hi what luggage quantity allowed from new Delhi to Vancouver Canada

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is the free allownace in check in for the economy class travelers. 1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg is the free allowance for hand baggage. 

Muhammad Israr

Posted on 20-Jun-2019
Hello dear admin ! I am student going to Islamabad from Shijiazhuang through Urumqi rout, could you please tell me how much weight and number of luggage are allowed in China Southern Airline ? As I was booking the ticket from CTRIP.COM, and there they mentioned that one luggage of 23 kg is allowed, and student can apply for the second luggage of 23 kg , how I can apply for the second luggage ? or I don't need to apply for second luggage ?

Admin Reply :

Students are allowed to take one additional check in baggage. For this they need to apply. Students have to provide to the agency where they booked tickets, the following docs: Tickets, passport copies, student card, school admission. 

Alice

Posted on 20-Jun-2019
Hi! I’m a student. I‘m travelling to Jakarta from Berlin via Amsterdam and Guangzhou, and return from Jakarta to Berlin via Guangzhou and Amsterdam as well. Could you please confirm the baggage allowance for each trip for economy class? Thanks.

Admin Reply :

Sorry for the earlier reply. It was for China Eastern. For China Southern, and for your route where KLM is expected to be a codeshare partner, the allowance of respective airlines will apply. So, KLM might allow 1 check in bag of 23 kg, China Southern will allow 2 bags of 23 k each for economy class travelers. 

Maxi

Posted on 19-Jun-2019
Hello, How many litter alcohol limit is in china southern airlines ?!

Admin Reply :

No clarity about this from airline. Please check with the local airline office directly. Generally, airlines do not mind your taking 2 bottles of liquor in check in baggage in sealed condition and upon declarations. 

Kashish

Posted on 18-Jun-2019
Is student in international flights allow one extra luggage

Admin Reply :

Yes, one extra check in baggage is allowed for students.

Kashish

Posted on 17-Jun-2019
I am a student. I am travelling to Melbourne from New Delhi on 22.06.19. Pls. tell me how much weight as carry on luggage i can carry.

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg is check in baggage allowance for economy and premium economy passenger. 10 kg in cabin baggage allowed. 

Irene Koh

Posted on 12-Jun-2019
My tomorrow's flight from Singapore back to Guanzhou. How many checked baggage & hand-carry baggage is allowed?

Admin Reply :

Sorry for late reply. 2 bags of 23 kg each can be taken in economy class for free. 1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg is also free.

Bijay

Posted on 11-Jun-2019
Lost my loggage from gounzeu my loggage no cz149224123

Admin Reply :

Please check with the airline directly or lodge a complaint both with the airline, airport authorities and local police.

Haiman Sharma

Posted on 08-Jun-2019
I’ve a flight on 15 June 2019 to Vancouver (YVR). How much luggage is allowed to me?

Admin Reply :

From/to USA or Canada, allowance is 2 bags of 23 kg each per passenger in check in baggage for economy class travelers. Cabin allowance is of 5 kg for economy class travelers.

Yash

Posted on 07-Jun-2019
I have a flight from Haungzhou to Guangzhou,then Delhi,How many luggages are allowed for 1 adult and a child

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is the check in baggage allowance for adults and children more than 2 years of age. Size has to be up to 158 cm in sum of dimensions (l+b+h).Cabin allowance is of 1 bag of up to 5 kg.

buvesh chadha

Posted on 02-Jun-2019
i have a flight on 26 june from delhi to melbourne.i want to ask that how much baggage is allowed?

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is free check-in allowance. 1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg is also free per passenger

Yunisha

Posted on 31-May-2019
Hello,I am travelling from kathmandu,nepal to australia uh have mentioned about two luggage each carrying 23kg but i heard from one travel agency about 7kg additional hand carry bag which is allowed to take during my flight is it true??

Admin Reply :

Allowance for cabin baggage is 5 kg as well along with the check in baggage allowance of 2 bags of 23 kg each.

JOYKUTTY KOCHUMMEN

Posted on 25-May-2019
I am traveling from Auckland to New Delhi via Guangzhou by economy class. What is the baggage allowance. Is it 2x 23 kg.Shall I carry a small laptop in addition to carry bag allowance of 5 kg.

Admin Reply :

Has the ticket been booked on or before 20 May, 2019? Allowance rules have changed for tickets booked on or after this date. 

Kiran

Posted on 24-May-2019
Travelling from Delhi to San franciso via guangzhou and coming back the same route. Economy class. What is the check-in baggage quantity?

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is the allowance in check in baggage

Shipra chaudhary

Posted on 18-May-2019
Hii I am traveling from Delhi to San Francisco via Sanghai. Can u plz tell me that can I carry sweets in my carry on baggage

Admin Reply :

It is better to take in check-in baggage.

Shermine How

Posted on 17-May-2019
Hi, I am flying from Singapore to Vancouver via Guangzhou and back from Vancouver to Singapore via Guangzhou as well. Could you please confirm the baggage allowance for each trip?

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is the check in baggage allowance per passenger. Cabin allowance is 1 pcs of 5 kg.

Susana Genese

Posted on 15-May-2019
Hi i am travelling from Kathmandu to Philippines. Could you please confirm with the baggage allowance? Thank you

Admin Reply :

You have not mentioned the fare type or cabin class booked. However, it could be 20 kg for economy, 

Kim

Posted on 15-May-2019
We are travelling to Bangkok from London Heathrow can put hair straighteners and a travel iron in my hand luggage we are flying China southern thank you

Admin Reply :

No. These items have  to be checked in.

Reson

Posted on 11-May-2019
I am flying from Japan to Nepal using China Southern Airlines economy class Via Guangzhou. Could you please confirm with the the baggage allowance ?

Admin Reply :

It will be 2 bags of 23 kg each in check in because Japan is involved in the route itinerary you are flying on. Cabin baggage allowance is 1 pcs of 5 kg. This is for economy class. If you are flying any other class please let us know.

trang

Posted on 27-Dec-2018
Hi, I am flying from Hanoi (Vietnam) to Glasgow ( the UK) and transit in Guangzhou and Amsterdam. Could you pls confirm with the the bag allowance? Thanks

Admin Reply :

1 check in bag of 23 kg is the allowance

Lucas Leong

Posted on 21-Dec-2018
We are flying from Kuala Lumpur to Harbin via Guangzhou. Can i confirm the baggage allowance?

Admin Reply :

It is 1 check in bag of 23 kg per adult or child passenger and 1 cabin bag of 5 kg in economy class travel.  

Grace

Posted on 20-Dec-2018
How will I pay my excess luggage ? Do I pay it when I check in on the check in counter? ...

Admin Reply :

Yes, you can pay at the check in counter. 

Sam

Posted on 19-Dec-2018
Travelling from Canada to Sri Lanka. Would a bag of 50.4lb charged excess baggage ?

Admin Reply :

yes, it can be charged. Airlines are looking for ways to make more money. 

Anne

Posted on 17-Dec-2018
How much will I pay in usd for my third luggage for 15 kls.in Economy class flying from Philippines to jfk ...thank you.

Admin Reply :

CNY 1000/piece. Please convert to local currency for estimated rate. Else, contact the local airline office. 

Grace

Posted on 13-Dec-2018
How much will I pay in euro for my second luggage for 23 kls.in Economy class flying from Italy to Philippines ...thank you.

Admin Reply :

You will have to convert the CNY price in to Euro to get an estimate of the amount you will have to pay. Charge in CNY for an additional bag of up to 23 kg is CNY 450. Comes to about 55-60 Euro. 

Annika

Posted on 11-Dec-2018
Hi, travelling from Sydney to Stockholm and on ticket it says Baggage : 02P, are you able to tell me what the allowance is please. We are traveling Economy

Admin Reply :

It is 2 bags of 23 kg each in check in. 1 cabin bag of 5 kg is also free per person. 

Sanjay Shahi

Posted on 11-Dec-2018
Hi, im traveling from Nepal to Australia, and I was wondering if it is okay to have a carry on baggage of exactly 115cm/45inch total (22x14x9 inches).

Admin Reply :

yes, that is fine. Weight limits shall also be observed. 

NEHA TYAGI

Posted on 11-Dec-2018
HI I AM TRAVELLING FRON NEW DELHI TO AUCKLAND VIA GUANGZHOU. HOW MUCH WEIGHT AM I ALLOWED INCLUDED THE CABIN BAGGAGE. ?

Admin Reply :

Cabin allownace is of 5 kg in hand. 

Boris

Posted on 08-Dec-2018
Hi, I travel from Belgrade (Serbia) to Anshan (China) via Amsterdam and Beijing, with economy class. How much luggage am I allowed to take? Thank you.

Admin Reply :

1 bag of 23 kg and 158 cm sum of dimensions is the free check in baggage allowance on Europe routes. 1 cabin bag of 5 kg weight and 115 sum of three dimensions (l+b+h) is also allowed. 

Grace

Posted on 07-Dec-2018
Hello I just want to know how many luggage can we take from Italy to Philippines thank you ..

Admin Reply :

If flying economy, free allowance is 1 bag of 23 kg in check in and 1 cabin bag of max 5 kg weight per adult or child passenger. If flying any other class, please let us know. 

Grace

Posted on 07-Dec-2018
I just want to ask the luggage allowance from Europe to Philippines in Economy ..thank you.

Admin Reply :

1 check in bag of 23 kg is the check in baggage allownce for flights on Europe-Philippines route. 1 cabin bag of 5 kg is the allowance for it. 

May Calanuga

Posted on 07-Dec-2018
Hi, I am travelling from Frankfurt to Philippines with an economy ticket. May I ask may check-in baggage allowance? Also, I understand I will have a 5kg cabin allowance but can I also have another personal bag? If so,is there any specific weight for it? Thanks.

Admin Reply :

1 check-in bag of 23 kg is the permitted allowance on this route in economy class. You can also have one personal item. This items could be any of those mentioned in the content above. No specific weight limit mentioned for it.

Anish KC

Posted on 05-Dec-2018
I am travelling from LAX-KTM Nepal next week. Can I take 2 luggages? USA to Nepal.

Admin Reply :

Yes, 2 bags of 23 kg each is the check in baggage allowance for our route.

Elza Harja

Posted on 04-Dec-2018
I am traveling economy class Shanghai - Amsterdam - Riga on 6th of December. I understand that I have one 23kg check-in baggage and one 5kg carry on baggage, and laptop can be taken seperately. I have bought a folding bed with metal construction for my dog that doesn't fit into my suitcase. It comes in a bag and the dimensions are 90x20x10 cm, weight is 3.2kg. What should I do? Will I need to pay CYN 450 for it as an extra check-in baggage? Also, I am an international student studying in Shanghai, going home (Riga), but I already bought the ticket without specifying it. Can I still ask for extra free baggage allowance and give my 90x20x10 cm bag as the second baggage?

Admin Reply :

Yes, it is an excess piece of check in baggage but it might not entail the given charges. You are entitled to the extra baggage allowance of 1 check in bag being a foreign student and going from the country of your school to the country of your nationality.

This can be availed only when you have given an application in this respect to the airline or the agency directly under the airline at the time of booking and also provided the relevant docs (such as passport, visa and student ID). If you have not done at the time of ticket booking, then you shall call the airline to know whether this can be done at the time of check-in. 

 

Will

Posted on 04-Dec-2018
Hi. I travel from Auckland, New Zealand, to Paris, France. How much luggage am I allowed to take? Thank you

Admin Reply :

IF you are flying economy class, it allows 2 bags of 23 kg each per adult or child passenger. Cabin allowance of 5 kg is also permitted+ a personal item. 

Ingga

Posted on 04-Dec-2018
We are travelling from Calgary Alberta Canada to Phils..Economy flight..I just want to make sure how many luggages can we take and what the exact weight.And also the handcarry......Thank you

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is the check in baggage allownace and each bag shall not be more than 158 cm in sum of dimensions. The cabin bag allowance is 5 kg per person and sum of dimensions shall not exceed 115 cm. This is for per adult or child passenger and for economy class travel. 

Tracey Whitelaw

Posted on 03-Dec-2018
Hi, my daughter and I are flying from Manchester to Brisbane via Amsterdam and Guangzhou. What is our checked in baggage allowance please?

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each are allowed free per passenger (adult or child). 

Julieann. Brennan

Posted on 30-Nov-2018
Can you confirm that from Edinburgh to Brisbane the checked in luggage is 2 x bags 23kgs each plus one carry on bag in the cabin . Flight leaving 5.50am 2 dec 2018

Admin Reply :

1 bag of 23 kg is the international check in baggage allowance limit. 1 cabin bag of 5 kg is also allowed free in economy class travel. 

Imelda Paningbatan

Posted on 30-Nov-2018
How many check in baggages do I have to bring and what is the weight...also carry on bag weight allowance.

Admin Reply :

You have not mentioned the route of flight and the cabin class you want to travel in. 

Melda

Posted on 30-Nov-2018
I am traveling from San Francisco to manila how many check in and carry on baggages should I bring and how much it weighs?

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each is the allowance for check in (size 158 cm in sum of dimensions). 1 cabin bag of up to 10 kg is free allowance.

Shadd

Posted on 29-Nov-2018
Hi! I will be traveling from Manila to Bergen next month stopping over Guangzhou and Amsterdam, i bought my ticket online at tripair.com and they said my ticket is allowed 12kg for my carry on luggage but on CSair website i'm only allowed 5kg. Which should i follow? my ticket or the airlines?

Admin Reply :

Sometimes the agencies might not have the baggage allowances configured correctly into their systems. They are more concerned with booking tickets and cancellations, then baggage allowances. We would suggest that you go by the airline website information. For further confirmation, please get in touch with the airline local office. 

Faiz

Posted on 10-Oct-2018
Good afternoon my name Rukhsar I miss my Luggageis almost one week I don’t know what should I do Can you help me out

Admin Reply :

Please report the same to airline and follow up. 

Sammy

Posted on 10-Oct-2018
I’m flying Bangkok to Cancun and I’m confused on the weight of the free checked-in luggage that I am allowed? It only mentions 5kg carry on luggage on my ticket ?

Admin Reply :

What is mentioned on ticket is the cabin baggage allowance. The check in baggage allowance is 2 bags of 23 kg each. 

Len

Posted on 07-Oct-2018
I will be travelling from Manila to Lax on October 19 I only have one check in luggage but it weighs about 35kgs. Is that acceptable ?

Admin Reply :

No check in bag shall be more than 32 kg at maximum. For your route, the single check in bag,  if more than 23 kg, will entail payment of excess baggage charges. 

Nancy

Posted on 04-Oct-2018
I am travelling from New Zealand to Amsterdam The Netherlands. How many items can I take on my travels and how much are the suitcas (es) allowed to weigh ?

Admin Reply :

Your allowance is 2 bags of 23 kg each in check-in. 

Mizan

Posted on 04-Oct-2018
I will travel from zhengzhou to Guangzhou to Dhaka on 20th November’18 In economy class. How much luggage Weight I will get.

Admin Reply :

1 check in bag of up to 23 kg and 1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg are allowed for free. 

CHRISTOPHER CARTER

Posted on 01-Oct-2018
Is it permitted and ok to bring a small foldable bicycle with battery to check in and have loaded in the storage of the airplane? I want to take my small E-bike to London on the "checked" luggage. The size of my bike is 750mm wide, 650mm tall, and the bicycle weight is approximately 23kg.

Admin Reply :

The bike can be carried in check in if it is within the permitted check in baggage allowance limits by size and weight. You have not mentioned the origin place of your itinerary. If the battery is removable, it needs to be taken in cabin with proper insulation. If it is not removable, then it has to properly insulated. However, the airline personnel at airport have the right to refuse the carriage. 

sarina

Posted on 29-Sep-2018
I am going Nepal. So I can carry 2 luggage of 23kg each right? and handbag of 5kgs.

Admin Reply :

What is the origin destination and class of travel?

Tracy

Posted on 26-Sep-2018
Hello I’m flying from Vancouver to Guangzhou in October. I need to know how many check in and carry on I can take with me. Thanks

Admin Reply :

One small correction. It is 2 bags of max  23 kg each is free allowance from Canada and cabin bag of 5 kg is hand baggage allowance. 

joao rodrigues

Posted on 19-Sep-2018
Hello, I am flying to Europe/GerMANY from guangzhou with economy status how much luggages i am allowed? Can I buy one more luggage space?

Admin Reply :

Max 1 pc of check in baggage of up to 23 kg. 

Zeb

Posted on 16-Sep-2018
hi,, i want to know about zone 2 baggage policy, can i carry 32kg weight in two luggage means 16kg in each, kindly guide,,

Admin Reply :

If you exceed the free allowance of number of check in bags, you will have to pay for it. So, we do not advice for splitting it into 2 bags of 16 kg each

Anha

Posted on 15-Sep-2018
Please advise me the weight of free check in luggage from Melbourne to Delhi and Delhi to Melbourne on Economy class.

Admin Reply :

2 bags of 23 kg each are allowed free per passenger both ways. 1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg is also free per passenger. 

Rachna Verma

Posted on 13-Sep-2018
Hi, I am travelling to India through airlines stoppage at Ghonzou,please let me know the allowed weight.

Admin Reply :

What is the place of origin of flight and cabin class of travel?

KAREN MITCHELLE FERRER

Posted on 12-Sep-2018
How about my laptop with built-in battery and its charger, will it be included in the 5kg cabin bagage?? Or can I carry it separately.. Can I also have 1 bag for my personal belongings and is that for free?

Admin Reply :

Laptop can be carried separately. 1 personal item can be carried and it shall not be a bag. 

Elurit

Posted on 12-Sep-2018
How much is per kg extra luggage in Southern China traveling from New York to Delhi?

Admin Reply :

2bags of 23 kg each in check in baggage in economy. 

Thomas Youngman

Posted on 12-Sep-2018
Hi, I am flying from flying from Taipei to Christchurch with Southern China Airlines. I need to take a surfboard bag with me. Can I include this in my hold baggage allowance please as a normal oversized item of baggage or do I need to book it in? Thank you!

Admin Reply :

It will not be a part of the free check in baggage allowance. Charges have to be paid. 

KarenBaudel

Posted on 10-Sep-2018
hello...i will be travelling on sept.18,2018 via southern china airlines..economy class.. (manila to guangzhou then guangzhou to nepal)..i just want to know how many kilograms for my checked-in baggage and how many kilograms for my hand carry baggage? i will bring my laptop but the battery is built-in,im thinking of putting it in my hand carry baggage will it be okay or i need to just carry it on board..i also need to have 1 handbag for my personal things like makeup and some stuffs...what can you advise me..thank you

Admin Reply :

1 check in bag of 23 kg weight is free allowance for economy class travellers on this route. 1 cabin baggage of 5 kg weight is free allowance per passenger. 

Christine Hart

Posted on 10-Sep-2018
My grandson is travelling to Bali with the airline in October. He is taking part in a wakeboard competition. He obviously needs to take his equipment as luggage and I am concerned that there may be a problem at check-ins. He has travelled with the board before and weight is about 20kg with clothing inside, but obviously is slightly longer than a normal suitcase. On other occasions he has not been charged extra and it has just been put on the oversize belt at the airport. I have read the luggage allowances but cannot make any sense of them, please can you advise so I know what I need to do for him. Kind regards Christine Hart

Admin Reply :

You have not mentioned the place of origin of the flight. We are assuming this is an international flight to Bali. These equipments are not considered as a part of the check in baggage allowance and he might have to pay for it. Sum of dimensions of the wakeboard shall not be more than 300 cm. 

Thomas Youngman

Posted on 10-Sep-2018
Hi, We are flying from Taipai Christchurch New Zealand via Guangzhou. Am I correct in saying we have 23 Kg per bag? We also have a surfboard bag that is 7 foot / 213.36 CM. Can we include this as oversize baggage as part of our allowance please?

Admin Reply :

Are you flying from Taipei to Christchurch? Or, from Christchurch to which destination? Please mention route clearly.

Tristan John De Guzman

Posted on 09-Sep-2018
Hi, im traveling from adelaide to philippines via guanzhou, am i allowed to have 1 paperbag with 1 pair of new shoe on it + my 5kg backpack as my carry on luggage? Thanks

Admin Reply :

Shoes have to go in check in baggage. 

Jean

Posted on 05-Sep-2018
We are flying from Sydney Australia to Beijing via Guangzhou. On our departure we fly from Shanghai via Shenzen. What is the baggage allowance per person?

Admin Reply :

Allowance is 2 bags of 23 kg each in check in and 1 cabin bag of up to 5kg per passenger in economy class. If you are travelling in another class please let us know.

Muhammadkamran Khan

Posted on 04-Sep-2018
I am going from Lahore to Guangzhou And Then from Guangzhou to Wuhan,32kg is allowed in baggage And how many kg weight weight I can Take in Hand carry Without Laptop bag

Admin Reply :

1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg for economy and business class passengers. 2 cabin bags of 5 kg each for First Class passengers. 

Saurabh

Posted on 02-Sep-2018
I am a student travelling from New Delhi to Wuhan. Can I carry additional baggage in check-in ? If yes then how much kg is allowed?

Admin Reply :

Additional baggage is always taken in check in. Your allowance is 1 check in bag of 23 kg. And, being a student you can take one more. 

Peter John Warren

Posted on 01-Sep-2018
To whom it may concern, I would like to bring some friends in America some special, Chinese Gift Matches. These are non-strike-anywhere matches. Can I bring these in my carry on bag? I understand that they can not be placed in checked baggage. Peace, Peter

Admin Reply :

Not allowed in cabin baggage. 

Nicky

Posted on 24-Aug-2018
Hello!!!!i wanna fly from Guangzhou to nanjing (a domestic flight).Am I allowed 20kg for check in and 5kg in cabin plus extra laptop?is it okay to put any tiny thing else in laptop bag or not?does also morning flight normally have some delays?cz I m a bit confused about kg and punctuality.

Admin Reply :

Yes, you are right. It is 20 kg weight in check in baggage and 1 cabin bag of 5kg. Laptop can be carried in addition to cabin baggage. It is not advised to keep other items in laptop bag. You have to observe right times. 

Krishna Ghimire

Posted on 24-Aug-2018
I am travelling from Changsha - Baiyun - Kathmandu in economy class ticket. What is the weight and size limit of carry-on and checked-in baggage?

Admin Reply :

1 bag of 5 kg of linear dimensions 115 cm in cabin, and, 1 bag of up to 23 kg of linear dimensions 158 cm in check in is the free allowance per passenger for Economy class travellers. 

Anna

Posted on 20-Aug-2018
Hi, I'm going to Australia with your airlines and I am really confused if it comes to baggage. How many I can take and how many kg it should be? Thank you.

Admin Reply :

What is the point of origin and cabin class of travel?

azhar ahmad

Posted on 19-Aug-2018
I will be flying from san Francisco to new delhi via economy ticket. I have 2 luggage bags of 23 kgs each . Am I allowed 1 check-in bag + 1 laptop bag? Also apart from check-in bag & laptop bag, Can I carry my DSLR camera in a camera bag with me?

Admin Reply :

Check in allowance is 2 bags of 23 kg each and 1 cabin bag of up to 5 kg weight + 1 personal item (which can be laptop). DSLR can also be carried in cabin but batteries have to be removed and packed separately in cabin baggage. 

Lisa

Posted on 18-Aug-2018
Hi, im flying to Vancouver from Jakarta with transit in Guangzhou , as i need to carry my laptop + handbag & few more other valuable items which may possibly exceed the allowance of 5kg. Is that possible or will it be strictly not more than 5kg in total carry on? What’s the total free allowance weight possible for carry on and will there be any extra charge per kg incase it exceed of the 5kg mentioned?

Admin Reply :

If you exceed the cabin baggage allowance, you might be asked to transfer some items to check-in baggage. 

S. Bhathal

Posted on 18-Aug-2018
Travelling new Delhi to lax via Guangzhou. Want to know the fee for each excess kg over the allowed 23 kg per pc allowance.

Admin Reply :

Approximately CNY 1000 (use currency converter to know amount in USD or INR) would be charged if weight of one check in bag is more than 23 kg but less than 32 kg. 

Tanya

Posted on 06-Aug-2018
We are flying Brisbane to London via guangzhou returning same way economy tickets, do we get 2 x checked baggage of 23kg and 1 carry on each?

Admin Reply :

Yes, you are right. It is  2 pcs of 23 kg each in check in and 1 cabin baggage per adult or child passenger. 

Ena

Posted on 03-Aug-2018
Good day. I am flying to Manila from LAX via Guangzhou (CSA328 and 3091). please can you confirm that i can, free of charge, 2 x23kg checked in and 1 5kg carry on? i have an economy ticket. thank you.

Admin Reply :

Yes, you are right in this baggage assessment

Jeffrey Chen

Posted on 03-Aug-2018
We are flying from Brisbane to Beijing via Guangshou - and it seems we are allowed 2 bags of 23 kg of baggage. But after our 14 day China Tour where we end up in Chongqing, we will be flying from Chongqing to Shanghai where we board a cruise ship to return to Australia. Are we now only allowed 1 bag of 20 kg for our trip from Chongqing to Shanghai?

Admin Reply :

Yes, it will be 20 kg. This is what even the airline officials here tell us. We would request you to make an enquiry with the local airport office as well to confirm further. 

Janet Sampang

Posted on 02-Aug-2018
Im traveling from Edmonton Alberta to Phillippines,i hace 2free box of 23kg...f i add 1 more box with 23kg or more,how much is the charge? Tnx

Admin Reply :

It is 1000 CNY/pcs in economy and premium economy class for 1 extra check-in bag of 23 kg. You can convert CNY to CAD. 

For Business and First class passengers, the fee is CNY 1000/pc for 1 extra check-in bag of 32 kg. 

shwehile

Posted on 02-Aug-2018
how much money does China southern airlines charge for per kg to reach Delhi

Admin Reply :

What is the point of origin of flight?

Chris

Posted on 09-Aug-2017
Im going from london to manila by southern china airlines. Would i be right in thinking i only get 23 kg free baggage with economy class?.

Admin Reply :

yes, you are right that it is 1 bag of 23 kg in check in baggage. 

Stella Marie Wingo

Posted on 05-Aug-2017
I'm going to travel from Atlanta to Philippines. I have 2 free luggage that will weight 23kg. each. I would like to add another luggage that will weight 23kg or less. How much would it cost?

Admin Reply :

1000 CNY/pc would be charged for third check in bag of 23 kg. 

Stella Marie Wingo

Posted on 05-Aug-2017
I'm going to travel from Atlanta to Philippines. I have 2 free luggage that will weight 23kg. each. I would like to add another luggage that will weight 23kg or less. How much would it cost?

Admin Reply :

 USD165 would be charged for carrying an extra piece. 

potenciano rafael

Posted on 25-Jul-2017
what is CYN? and what is the equivalent of 1000CYN to US dollars. and what is really the allowed wiegth limit in US lbs. for carry on baggage and check inn baggage ? My flieght is on wednesday @ 11pm for the philippines. i don"t see philippines in your list of traveled countries.

Admin Reply :

It is Chinese Yuan, currency of China. 1000 CYN=148 US dollars.

You have not mentioned the point of origin of flight.


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