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Air New Zealand Baggage Allowance

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Wondering about the baggage policy of Air New Zealand? Flying to New Zealand inspired by the slogan the official airline of Middle-Earth or by the première of Hobbit? Read on.

Air New Zealand – hand baggage allowance

The general rule is that passengers may bring on board one piece of cabin baggage weighing up to 7 kg and not exceeding 118 cm however a different size limitation applies to flights labelled as Link: 105 cm.

In addition to the above, one is allowed to carry onto the plane a personal item such as a thin laptop satchel, goods purchased in duty free shops or a handbag.

Air New Zealand – check-baggage allowance

When travelling in Economy the following allowance applies:

destinations allowance
standard long-haul flights 2 items, weighing up to 23kg
smart saver domestic 1 item, weighing up to 23kg
Australia, Pacific Islands, Bali 1 item, weighing up to 23kg

Important: Remember that the above applies to flights operated by Air New Zealand. If it's not the case with your flight, check your allowance with the carrier operating the flight. Furthermore, bear in mind that flights to/from US are subject to US regulations whereby the airline operating the first segment will determine the baggage allowance.


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