Air Canada Baggage

Carry-On Allowance: 1 Bag + 1 Personal Item

Each passenger is allowed to carry on, one bag, and one personal item such as a purse or briefcase. Assistive devices and outer garments do not count as personal items. All carry-on luggage must fit in the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you and adhere to the following requirements:

  • Maximum Dimensions of Carry-on Luggage: 21.5 in x 15.5 in x 9 in/55 cm x 40 cm x 23 cm (length x width x height)
  • Maximum Weight of Carry-on Luggage: 22 lb/10 kg
  • Maximum Dimensions of Personal Item: 17 in x 13 in x 6 in/43 cm x 33 cm x 16 cm (length x width x height)
  • Maximum Weight of Personal Item: 22 lb/10 kg

REMINDER: Bulkhead seats do not have underseat storage during take-off and landing. Read Bulkheads Explained

Checked Baggage Allowance

Checked baggage allowance depends on a passenger's fare, destination, date of travel and frequent flyer status. Check on Air Canada's siteto determine your complimentary baggage allowance.

Excess, Overweight, Oversize Baggage Fees

If you have more bags than the permitted allowance or your bags exceed the weight or linear restrictions, you will be charged additional fees. Contact Air Canada directly, or visit Air Canada's Excess Baggage Information Page for more information.

Sports Equipment

Visit Air Canada's Sports Equipment portion of the website for information on specific items.

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