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Flybe 2017 Baggage Allowance & Excess Luggage Fees

Here you will find all you need to know about Flybe's baggage size restrictions, checked baggage fees and excess baggage charges.

what is flybe's carry on allowance?

On flights to/from the UK or Ireland, Flybe’s baggage allowance permits passengers to travel with one larger item of luggage in the cabin, plus one smaller item. The larger item must measure no more than 55 x 35 x 20 cm, including the bag’s handles and wheels, and must not exceed 10 kg in weight. The smaller item must be able to fit under the seat in front.

If a carry-on bag exceeds the dimensions or weight permitted by flybe’s carry-on allowance, it will be placed in the hold, and the customer will have to pay standard airport charges for hold luggage.

what if my bag is overweight/ oversized?

A £50 fee will be charged for any bag that is overweight/ oversized and that must be checked in at the departure gate.

what is flybe's checked in baggage allowance?

The amount charged by Flybe for checking baggage into the hold depends on a passenger’s ticket type. Standard ‘Just Fly’ customers must pay to check hold luggage, with the following options available if booking online (prices are higher if booking via telephone or at the airport):

Small, 15 kg (one item): £18.50

Standard, 20 kg (one item): £19.00 (£40 at the airport)

Extra, 23 kg (one item): £24.00

2 items of hold luggage up to combined weight of 40 kg: £49.00

Prices are for a one-way journey.

‘Get More’ customers can check in one item of luggage with a maximum weight of 20 kg, free of charge.

‘All In’ customers are allowed to check in two items of hold luggage free of charge, as long as these items have a combined weight of no more than 40 kg.

what luggage can children bring?

Flybe’s hold baggage allowance does not extend to infants; however unaccompanied minors may carry one item of hold luggage free of charge.

what are flybe's excess baggage fees?

Excess baggage charges apply to all ticket types. These stand at £15 per kg.

what if i have exceptional items?

Exceptional baggage items, such as bicycles, surf boards or musical instruments, must be booked on board via the Flybe contact centre, or at the airport. The fee is £30 per item and items can only be checked subject to space being available.

Other airline baggage allowances:

EasyJet baggage allowance

Ryanair baggage allowance

Monarch baggage allowance

Stobart baggage allowance

Disclaimer - Information gathered from these webpages on 11/04/2017:


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