Air Transat 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 laptop bag, handbag, 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. You must be able to lift your carry-on into the overhead storage without assistance. All carry-on bags must adhere to the following requirements:

  • Maximum Dimensions of Carry-on Luggage: 9 in x 16 in x 20 in (23 cm x 40 cm x 51 cm)
  • Maximum Weight of Carry-on Luggage: 10 kg (22 lb) in Economy Class and 15 kg (33 lb) in Club Class

REMINDER: Bulkhead seats do not have underseat storage during take-off and landing.
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Checked Baggage Allowance

Each bag must adhere to the below requirements:

  • Maximum Dimensions: 62 linear inches/158 cm (length + width + height)
  • Maximum Weight: 44 lb/20 kg

Overweight Baggage Fees

Should passengers exceed their baggage allowance, they will have to pay excess baggage fees at Air Transat counters in the amount of $15 CA ($15 USD) on flights to and from the South/Haiti/Florida per kilogram, per flight segment, or $75 CA per bag each way and for all other destinations. 1 additional bag ouside of baggage allowance is $100 CA, and the second additional bag is $200 CA.

Bags weighing more than 44 lb may not be accepted.

Sports Equipment

Air Transat offers transportation of several sports equipment items for no charge. For a full list of which items are permitted, please visit Air Transat's Baggage Grid .

Disclaimer: The information on this page is true and correct at the time of publication. Because airlines reserve the right to change policies at any time, see airtransat.com for official and up-to-date baggage restrictions.

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