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Icelandair baggage

Pack your bags! But not before checking out your Icelandair baggage allowance. Icelandair baggage restrictions limit the size, weight and number of checked and carry-on items and advise you about any excess or overweight baggage fees that may apply. Stay informed with the most up-to-date Icelandair baggage policy for a seamless flight.

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  • Departs October 3, 2018
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Icelandair Carry-on Baggage

For onboard comfort, Icelandair allows guests in any class of service the option of bringing a bag or two along with them in the cabin. All passengers must adhere to the Icelandair carry-on rules that limit both size and weight of their items as outlined below. In all cases, your carry-on bag's total dimensions (length+width+height) cannot exceed 115cm/45in.

Saga Class (Business Class)2 bags10kg/22lbs per bag
Economy Comfort2 bags10kg/22lbs per bag
Economy Standard1 bag10kg/22lbs
Economy Light1 bag10kg/22lbs

In addition to the above, all guests in any class of service are allowed a small personal item, such as a duty free purchase, a purse or briefcase, camera or laptop bag and an umbrella or overcoat.

Children (2-11yrs) with a reserved seat have the same carry-on baggage allowance as adult travellers. Infants on lap (under 2yrs) do not have an allowance of their own.

Please note that the above policy applies to Icelandair operated flights only. If you are travelling on a codeshare flight operated by another carrier, please refer to the baggage policy of the operating airline.

Icelandair Checked Baggage

Did you know that your Icelandair checked baggage allowance is determined by the type of cabin you are travelling in as well as the ticket type purchased? Please review the restrictions outlined below for the allowance that applies to you.

In all cases, each checked bag's total dimensions (length+width+height) cannot exceed 158cm/62in.

Saga Class (Business Class)2 bags32kg/70lbs per bag
Economy Comfort2 bags23kg/50lbs per bag
Economy Standard1 bag23kg/50lbs
Economy LightNo checked baggage

Children (2-11yrs) with a reserved seat have the same carry-on baggage allowance as adult travellers, based on the ticket type and class of service. In addition, a stroller (folding) is allowed free of charge. Infants on lap (under 2yrs) are allowed 1 checked bag weighing no more than 23kg/50lbs, as well as a stroller (folding) and a car seat or carrying basket.

Please note that the above policy applies to Icelandair operated flights only. If you are travelling on a codeshare flight operated by another carrier, please refer to the baggage policy of the operating airline as it may differ from that of Icelandair.

Icelandair Frequent Flyer Baggage Benefits

Icelandair frequent flyers holding Saga Gold or Saga Silver status are allowed 1 additional checked bag (weight depends on cabin type).

Premium and Business Icelandair American Express card holders (issued in Iceland) are allowed 1 additional checked bag weighing no more than 23kg/50lbs.

For those who are both Saga Gold or Saga Silver frequent flyers as well as Icelandair American Express card holders, only 1 additional bag is allowed (offers are not combinable).

Icelandair Excess Baggage Fees

For any bags in excess of the Icelandair free baggage allowance, be it by weight, size or as an extra bag, the following excess baggage fees apply. Please note that prices below are for one way travel and are charged in the local currency of the country you are departing from.

Between Canada/USA and Iceland
Extra Bagup to 23kg/50lbs$92CAD/64EUR
Heavy Bagbetween 23kg/50lbs and 32kg/70lbs$77CAD/54EUR
Between Canada/USA and Europe
Extra Bagup to 23kg/50lbs$126CAD/88EUR
Heavy Bagbetween 23kg/50lbs and 32kg/70lbs$106CAD/74EUR
Between Iceland and Europe
Extra Bagup to 23kg/50lbs$78CAD/55EUR
Heavy Bagbetween 23kg/50lbs and 32kg/70lbs$67CAD/47EUR

For fees and procedures associated with items such as sporting equipment, weapons, musical instruments and animals in hold, please refer to the detailed Icelandair Baggage Policy.

Extra bags and heavy bags are charged per flight segment (per leg) when travelling with a stopover in Reykjavik, Iceland.

If you've purchased your ticket from Icelandair directly, extra bags, golf & ski equipment can be purchased online. (20% discount when pre-purchased!)

Heavy bags and weapons are only payable at airport check-in.

Please note that this excess baggage policy applies to Icelandair operated flights only. If you are travelling on a codeshare flight operated by another carrier on any portion of your trip, please refer to the baggage policy of the operating airline as it may differ from that of Icelandair.