Philippine Airlines: Pet Policy

What methods of transport does Philippine Airlines provide for my pet?

Pets can be checked as baggage in pressurized and temperature controlled area of the aircraft.

Does my pet qualify for travel as checked baggage?

Pets such as dogs, cats, and birds, if and when they are acceptable for carriage as baggage should:

  • Be placed in a secure and leak-proof container
  • Have valid vaccination certificates and exit and/or entry permits.
  • Be accompanied by passengers at least 12 years old.

What are the fees associated with pet transport?

Pets accepted as baggage are assessed a fee equivalent to actual gross weight multiplied by the prevailing excess baggage rate.

How do I reserve a spot for my pet?

An inquiry with the Philippine Airlines reservations office must be made at least 48 hours before scheduled flight about acceptance of pets as baggage from specific airport of origin.

Please contact Philippine Airlines directly for information about traveling with a service animal.

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