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Free Baggage



Weight Concept
Any point excluding United States of America and Canada The free baggage allowance for checked baggage is as follows:


Adults
  • 40 kgs ( 88 lb ) for passengers paying a First Class fare.
  • 30 kgs ( 66 lb ) for passengers paying an Business Class fare.
  • 20 kgs ( 44 lb ) for passengers paying an Economy Class fare.

Children - Over two Years of age
Same as adults.

Infants
Infants traveling at 10% of the adult fare and not entitled to a seat shall only be allowed one checked baggage , Plus one fully collapsible child's stroller /pushchair or infants carrying basket or infants car seat, which may be carried in the passenger cabin subject to the availability of space provided that such maximum dimensions (the sum of the three dimensions of all such carry on items) shall not exceed 115 cm (45"). The free maximum weight for infant checked baggage should not exceed 10 kgs (22 lbs). Provided the free baggage allowance will be honored for passengers holding tickets issued in Kuwait and traveled from Kuwait for one way and return journeys. For tickets issued outside Kuwait please follow the National Carrier Practice

Free baggage allowance (piece concept) shall be:
Whenever passenger journey originates or terminates in USA/Canada Kuwait Airways shall apply the Piece Concept on its routes whenever/wherever the baggage is through checked to final destination. However if the baggage is not through checked and the passenger breaks his, he will be entitled for piece concept free allowance as long as he does not exceed the free allowance.

Adults
First Class Passengers:
2 checked bags (pieces), of which the total sum of the 3 dimensions (Width + length + height) shall not exceed 158 cm (62") for each bag piece.

Oasis/Business Class Passengers:
Same as First Class passengers.

Economy Class Passengers:
2 checked bags (pieces), of which the total sum of the 3 dimensions shall not exceed 158 cm (62") ; provided that the addition of such two sums shall not exceed 273 cm (107") e.g., ( if one piece measures 158 cm, the second one should not exceed 115 cm )

Children
Same as adults.

Infants:
For infants traveling at 10% of the adult fare and not entitled to a seat shall only be allowed one checked bag (piece), the total sum of the 3 dimensions should not exceed 115 cm (45"), Plus one fully collapsible child's stroller/pushchair or infants carrying basket or infants car seat, which may be carried in the passenger cabin subject to the availability of space.

Note:
For handling purposes the maximum weight of any checked baggage (piece) of the free baggage allowance as set out above shall not exceed 32 kgs (70 lbs) for First Class and Oasis/Business Class Passengers and 23 Kgs (50 lbs) for Economy Class Travelers. Only for Infant checked baggage the free weight should not exceed 10 kgs (22 lbs). Provided the free baggage allowance will be honored for passengers holding tickets issued in Kuwait and traveled from Kuwait for one way and return journeys. For tickets issued outside Kuwait please follow the National Carrier Practice.

We understand that there are different baggage rules that may apply to your journey and they have become increasingly complex in recent years. Together with our airline partners, we are making an effort to apply baggage rules consistently so that you know what to expect when travelling.

If you are travelling solely on (Kuwait Airways) for the duration of your journey, please familiarize yourself with our baggage rules, available at Kuwait Airways.

If your journey involves multiple airline partners, please be aware that baggage rules may vary. In some cases, the baggage rules that apply for your journey may be those of our partner airlines. Please contact your travel agent or our sales and reservations offices worldwide for further advice.

Free Carry-on Baggage

In addition to the free baggage allowance, the following personal effects may be carried by each passenger free of charge (always refer to the ticket condition of carriage) One or Two Items Only:

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Allowable items in UK

  • One Carry-on baggage must be safely stowed in the aircraft cabin. This general rule limits baggage to that which will fit in an overhead compartment or under the seat in front of the passenger. The maximum size is usually 23 x 36 x 56 cm (115 cm total) or 9 x 14 x 22" (45" total)and the maximum weight is 7 kilograms. Carry-on items must remain with the passenger at all times and are the responsibility of the passenger. Please refer to baggage free allowance for other size limitation of Carry-on baggage like Garment Bag or Suit Pack.
  • One overcoat, wrap or blanket.
  • One umbrella or walking stick.
  • One small camera and/or one pair of binoculars.
  • A reasonable amount of reading matter for the flight.
  • Infant's food for consumption in flight.
  • One Infant's carrying basket.
  • One fully collapsible stroller or push chair.
  • One fully collapsible wheelchair and/or one pair of crutches and or braces or their prosthetic device for the passenger's use.
  • A lady's handbag, pocketbook or purse, which is appropriate to normal traveling dress and is not being used as a container for the transportation of articles which would otherwise be regarded as baggage.
  • A small laptop in a reasonable laptop bag.

Note:

  • During the flight the above carry on items shall be kept in passenger's own custody.
  • Any additional items, other than those specified in above, shall be weighed with the rest of the baggage and should the allowance be exceeded, it is subject to an excess baggage charge.

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We apologise for the mishandling of your baggage and understand that this will be inconvenient for you. Please be assured that we will do all possible to assist you through this experience.

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Baggage Tracing Information

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Exp: ATLXS13166
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Your baggage details have been entered into our worldwide computerized baggage tracing system.

If any of your information has changed or if, after reviewing your file you have corrections, it would be appreciated if you would notify us immediately so we can update your file accordingly. It would also be most helpful if you would ensure your name, address and bag type details are correct.

This will help us in returning your baggage to you quickly.

We will advise you once your baggage has been received and arrange a convenient time for delivery.