Ural Airlines: Pet Policy

What methods of transport does Ural Airlines (U6) provide for my pet?

  • Travel in the passenger cabin.
  • Checked as baggage.

Does my pet qualify for travel in the Ural Airlines (U6) passenger cabin?

Animals are eligible for transportation in cabin providing that they are transported in cages/transport containers with an adult. Several animals of the same species can be transported in one transport container. Total weight of a transport container with animals should not exceed 8 kg. The dimensions of a cage/transport container should be no more than 45x35x25 cm. Total weight with cage up to 8 kg.

Eligible for transporting in cabin:

  • Cats
  • Dogs
  • Parrots
  • Canaries

It is forbidden to let the pet out of the transport container in any area of the aircraft, or to feed the pet during the flight.

Can I purchase a seat for my pet?


Does my pet qualify for travel on Ural Airlines (U6) as checked baggage?

  • A cage/travel container should be made of plastic, glass fiber, metal, welded wire mesh or wood, solid fabric.
  • The dimensions of a cage/transport container should not exceed 45x35x25 cm.
  • A cage /transport container should be of sufficient size to allow an animal to stand up and turn 360 degrees.
  • A cage /transport container should be clean, without unpleasant odor, and spacious for your pet. It should be equipped with ventilation openings, secure lock to prevent accidental opening.
  • The bottom of a cage /transport container should be solid, waterproof, and should be covered with a non-toxic absorbent material. The container bottom should have boards to avoid any spillage of absorbent material.

What documentation is required for transporting a pet on Air North (4N)?

For flights within Russia:

  • Veterinary vaccination certificate or pet passport

For flights beyond Russia:

  • International veterinary certificate, issued based on a veterinary certificate and registered at Veterinary Service at a checkpoint of crossing border
  • Certificate of a breed value of an exporting animal

Documents required by veterinary authorities of the country of arrival or transit*

*For passengers flying to Israel with animals it is required to have a “Permit to Import” from Veterinary Control Service of the airport Ben-Gurion. To import animals to other countries passenger should familiarize themselves and take into account the regulations of importing animals to a country of visit.

Are there any other restrictions for transporting a pet on Ural Airlines (U6)?

Please visit Ural Airlines' (U6) site for further information.

Service animals traveling on Ural Airlines (U6).

Please contact a representative at Ural Airlines' (U6) directly for detailed information about traveling with a service animal.