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2017 Wizz Air Baggage Allowance & Excess Baggage Fees

Review Wizz Air baggage allowances and charges before you travel.

wizz air hand luggage

Wizz Air allows passengers to carry EITHER one small item of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 42 x 32 x 25 cm, free of charge

OR a larger item of hand luggage with maximum dimensions of 56 x 45 x 25 cm for a fee of €10 - €20 depending on route, if purchased online or €35 if purchased at the airport.

Passengers with priority boarding are also allowed a small personal item of 40 x 30 x 18 cm.

After 29th October 2017, the Wizz Air baggage allowance will change to one item of hand luggage measuring no more than 55 x 40 x 23 cm and weighing max. 10 kg. Priority passengers will still also be able to bring a personal item of 40 x 30 x 18 cm on board.

if your bag is oversized

If a cabin bag exceeds permitted dimensions, the item will be checked into the hold and a fee of €55 will be applied.

children's hand luggage

Extra items that are permitted in addition to your one item of hand luggage include a foldable baby carriage or a small crib.

wizz air hold luggage

Passengers can check up to 6 pieces of luggage into the hold. Bags must weigh no more than 32 kg and measure no more than 1.499 m wide x 1.194 m high x 1.715 m long.

Fees are charged for hold luggage. These vary according to the date of travel, where the baggage allowance is purchased, and the weight of the bag.

High season*:

The fee for a 20 kg hold bag is between €26 and €55

The fee for a 32 kg bag is between €31 and €68

Low season**:

The fee for a 20 kg hold bag is between €16 and €45

The fee for a 32 kg bag is between €21 and €58

The cost of paying to check a bag at the airport, rather than pre-purchasing a baggage allowance, is €55.

*High season: 20 May – 1 October 2017, 09 December 2017 – 07 January 2018, 23 March – 15 April 2018 and 19 May –30 September 2018
**Low season: period excluding high season.

wizz air Excess baggage

If you have pre-paid for a 20 kg bag, but your bag is found to be over this weight at the airport, you will be charged €20. 

children's luggage

Infants do not receive a baggage allowance, except for a pushchair/ car seat, free of charge.

exceptional items

Sporting equipment is subject to an additional fee of €30, per item, one way, online or via telephone or €60, per item, one way, at the airport.

Disclaimer - Information gathered from these webpages on 22.08.2017:

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