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Wizz Air Luggage Allowance & Excess Baggage Fees

Review Wizz Air luggage allowances and charges before travelling.

wizz air carry-on baggage

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

OR a larger cabin bag 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.

if your bag is oversized

If a small bag is found to exceed permitted dimensions at the gate, a larger cabin bag fee of €35 will be charged. If a larger cabin bag exceeds permitted dimensions, the item will be checked into the hold and a fee of €50 (£36.50) will be applied.

children's luggage

Extra items that are permitted in addition to your one carry-on bag include a foldable baby carriage or a small crib.

wizz air checked-in baggage

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 checked bags. These vary according to date of travel, where the baggage allowance is purchased and the weight of the bag.

The first 3 pieces of luggage can be purchased online, and any further bags (up to 6 in total) must be purchased at the airport.

The following table shows the cost of purchasing checked baggage allowance. Prices are given per bag, one way.

Booking Location:  Online, Mobile App,  Airport up to 3 hours before departure

Season:                    Low season*

Fee for 23 kg:            €15-€38, depending on route

Fee for 32 kg:            €25-€48

Season:                    High season*

Fee for 23 kg:            €25-€48

Fee for 32 kg:            €35-€55

Booking location:    Airport

Season:                    All year

Fee for 23 kg:            €50

Fee for 32 kg:            €75

*High season: 12 December 2015 – 10 January 2016, 19 March 2016 – 10 April 2016 and 04 June 2016 – 25 September 2016 
Low season: period excluding high season.

wizz air Excess baggage

If you have pre-paid for a 23 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 (£24), per item, one way, online or via telephone or €60 (£51), per item, one way, at the airport.

Please note: Wizz Air provide varying information regarding their baggage fees.  At SendMyBag we have attempted to represent these to the best of our ability. We recommend that you check baggage fees directly with Wizz Air before you book your flight.

Disclaimer - Information gathered from these webpages on 19.01.2016:


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