Hand Luggage Size and Weight Guide

When looking for a specific airlines hand luggage size, searching through policies can be a great place to start, but we're often greeted with a wealth of complex information, which can make it confusing.

We've brought the most important hand luggage and cabin baggage information together in one place, allowing you to quickly check the exact sizes of the hand luggage you're able to carry on board a flight.

Our sortable table features all major and budget airlines - giving you the ability to sort by baggage size, weight and airline - showing precisely which airlines will give you the most luggage allowance and value for money.

To get started, simply click the column headings and away you go!

Airline

Hand Luggage Size

Hand Luggage Capacity

Hand Luggage Weight

Hold Luggage Weight

Luggage Policy

Airline

Size

Capacity

Weight

Hold
Luggage

Baggage
Policy

Airline

Airline

Size

Capacity

Weight

Hold Luggage

Aer Lingus

Airline: Aer Lingus*

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:24cm

Capacity: 52.8L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Air Berlin

Airline: Air Berlin*

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:23cm

Capacity: 50.6L

Weight: 8kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

American Airlines

Airline: American Airlines*

Size: H:56 x W:35 x D:23cm

Capacity: 45.1L

Weight: No Limit

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

bmi

Airline: bmi

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:23cm

Capacity: 50.6L

Weight: 12kg

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

British Airways

Airline: British Airways*

Size: H:56 x W:45 x D:25cm

Capacity: 63.0L

Weight: 23kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

EasyJet

Airline: EasyJet

Size: H:56 x W:45 x D:25cm

Capacity: 63.0L

Weight: No Limit

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Emirates

Airline: Emirates

Size: H:55 x W:38 x D:20cm

Capacity: 41.8L

Weight: 7kg

Hold Luggage: 30kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Etihad

Airline: Etihad Airways

Size: H:40 x W:50 x D:25cm

Capacity: 50.0L

Weight: 7kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Flybe

Airline: Flybe

Size: H:55 x W:35 x D:20cm

Capacity: 38.5L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Eurowings

Airline: Eurowings

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:23cm

Capacity: 50.6L

Weight: 8kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Airline: Jet2

Size: H:56 x W:45 x D:25cm

Capacity: 63.0L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 22kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

KLM

Airline: KLM*

Size: H:55 x W:25 x D:35 cm

Capacity: 48.1L

Weight: 12kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Lufthansa

Airline: Lufthansa*

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:23cm

Capacity: 50.6L

Weight: 8kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Monarch

Airline: Monarch

Size: H:56 x W:40 x D:25cm

Capacity: 56.0L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Qantas

Airline: Qantas

Size: H:56 x W:36 x D:23cm

Capacity: 46.4L

Weight: 7kg

Hold Luggage: 30kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

RyanAir

Airline: RyanAir*

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:20cm

Capacity: 44.0L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Singapore Airlines

Airline: Singapore Airlines

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:20cm*

Capacity: 44.0L

Weight: 7kg

Hold Luggage: 30kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Thomas Cook

Airline: Thomas Cook

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:20cm

Capacity: 44.0L

Weight: 6kg

Hold Luggage: 15kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Thomson

Airline: Thomson

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:20cm

Capacity: 44.0L

Weight: 5kg

Hold Luggage: 15kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Virgin

Airline: Virgin Atlantic

Size: H:56 x W:36 x D:23cm

Capacity: 46.4L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Vueling

Airline: Vueling

Size: H:55 x W:40 x D:20cm

Capacity: 44.0L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 23kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Wizz Air

Airline: Wizz Air*

Size: H:42 x W:32 x D:25cm

Capacity: 33.6L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 32kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

Wow Air

Airline: Wow Air

Size: H:42 x W:32 x D:25cm

Capacity: 33.6L

Weight: 10kg

Hold Luggage: 20kg

Baggage Policy: Baggage Policy

*Further information is available for these airlines. Please click the baggage policy link for full details.

The above table allows airlines to be organised alphabetically, by hand luggage size and by weight, as well as letting you check hold luggage weights for each airline. Additional baggage policy links to each airline can be found in the right hand column, should you need extra information on specific items.

The tool is updated on a regular basis to ensure that you have the most relevant hand luggage information for your holiday, as soon as we receive it.

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Disclaimer: Although we endeavour to provide the most accurate data for the hand luggage guide, we always recommend checking with your airline provider for full details and changes. Expedia do not accept any responsibility for charges and restrictions by the airline.