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Excess Baggage

For Baggage allowance/rates for Domestic travel on Evacuation flights into India, refer to http://www.airindia.in/COVID-19-UPDATED.htm

Domestic

Should your baggage exceed the limitations of the Free Baggage allowance, an excess baggage charge needs to be paid.

For Domestic sectors within India, the excess baggage rate is INR 600 plus applicable GST per kg. per coupon including Alliance Air.

Weight Concept

From / To India
India INR 600/kg/sector

Excess Baggage Rates are in provided in USD and hence rates would be applicable in USD or its equivalent in local currency.

GST rates will be applicable on the value reflected on all Excess Baggage tickets (EBTs), issued in India, except from the exempted airports.

Airports exempted from GST

Passengers originating or terminating in an airport located in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura or Bagdogra in West Bengal. The exemption therefore applies to/from the following airports: Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Lilabari, Silchar, Tezpur, Imphal, Shillong, Aizawl, Dimapur, Agartala, Bagdogra

Currency in USD per kg
From / To India Band 1 Band 2 Band 3 Band 4
India - 10 15 20 30
Band 1 10 20 25 30 45
Band 2 15 25 35 40 50
Band 3 20 30 40 45 55
Band 4 30 45 50 55 -
Band 5 USD 16/kgs
Band 6 USD 10/kgs
Band 1 Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar
Band 2 UAE, Oman,Bahrain, Kuwait,Saudi Arabia, Iraq
Band 3 Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong SAR-China, China, Republic of Korea, Africa, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philipines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Russia
Band 4 Australia
Band 5 Hong Kong to Republic of Korea/Japan & v.v.
Band 6 Within same country except India

International

Weight Concept

Currency in USD per kg
From / To India Band 1 Band 2 Band 3
India - 15 20 40
Band 1 15 20 30 45
Band 2 20 30 45 55
Band 3 40 45 55 -
Band 4 USD 12/kgs
Band 5 USD 10/kgs
Band 6 USD 35/kg
Band 7 BETWEEN UAE AND INDIA Slab based
If the Excess Baggage is between 0-5 kgs Flat rate of USD 40
If the Excess Baggage is >5Kgs and <=10 Kgs Flat rate of USD 60
If the excess Bagagge is >10Kgs Flat rate of USD 15/kg
BETWEEN BAHRAIN/ KUWAIT AND INDIA Slab based
If the Excess Baggage is between 0-5 kgs Flat rate of USD 25
If the Excess Baggage is >5Kgs and <=10 Kgs
If the excess Bagagge is >10Kgs
Flat rate of USD 45

USD 15/kg
BETWEEN SAUDI ARABIA/ OMAN/ IRAQ /DOHA AND INDIA Flat rate
Flat rate of USD 15/kg
From / To UAE, Oman,Bahrain,
Kuwait,Saudi Arabia, Iraq
Band 1 Band 2 & PVG Band 3
UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Doha,
Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq
25 35 40 50
From / To Band 1 UAE, Oman,Bahrain, Band 2 Band 3
PVG 30 40 50 60
Band 1 Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar
Band 2 Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong ,Republic Of Korea, Africa, Taiwan,Indonesia, Malaysia, Philipines,Vietnam,Cambodia,Russia
Band 3 Australia, Newzealand, Fiji
Band 4 Hong Kong to Republic of Korea/ Japan & v.v.
Band 5 Within same country except India
Band 6 Between India and Shanghai
Band 7 Between UAE, Oman,Bahrain, Kuwait,Saudi Arabia, Iraq and India

Excess Baggage Rates are provided in USD and hence rates would be applicable in USD or its equivalent in local currency.

* Permissible Checked In Baggage is 23 Kgs. For any baggage which is between 23 Kgs to 32 Kgs Over Weight Charges will apply.

** If an Extra Piece between 0 to 23 Kgs is carried over and above the Checked In Baggage allowance Extra Piece Charges will apply.

Piece Concept

Piece Concept Bands

Band 1 Northern/Southern/ Central America
Band 2 Australia, Newzealand, Fiji
Band 3 UK,EUROPE, ISRAEL, Africa
Band 4 Japan
Band 5 Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong SAR-China, China,Republic Of Korea,UAE, Oman,Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Taiwan,Indonesia, Malaysia, Philipines,Vietnam,Cambodia,Russia
Band 6 Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka,Myanmar
Band 7 Within Same Country & also between/Within UK,EUROPE, ISRAEL, AFRICA
Effective from 01APR2019, for travel in Economy Classon sector India to Newark (EWR) and Interior part of USA and Canada over EWR and Newark (EWR) to India, the Free Baggage Allowance has already been revised from 2 (Two)pieces to 1(One) piece. EBG rates on this route stands revised effec. 01 Apr. 2019 as under:
The revised Excess Baggage Charges for first Excess baggage(i.e. for second check-in baggage) on India to Newark (EWR) & Interior part of USA and Canada over EWR and Newark (EWR) to India route are as follows
Extra Piece (0-23 Kgs) USD 50
Overweight :More than 23Kgs upto 32Kgs (Single Piece) USD 50
Oversize :158 cm to 203 cm(Single Piece) USD 50
Excess Baggage allowance in Economy Class for Second piece for travel between India and Newark (EWR)/SAARC and Newark (EWR) for tickets issued on or after 01st September 2019 upto 02nd January 2020 and Interior parts of USA and Canada over Newark (EWR) on Air India operated flights.
Baggage Extra Piece (0-23 Kgs) - USD 100Overweight: More than 23Kgs upto
Excess Baggage Charges (Per piece) for Second check-in Baggage 32Kgs (Single Piece) - USD 100Oversize :158 cm to 203 cm (Single Piece) - USD 100

Note: For 3rd piece (or 2nd piece Excess baggage) onward, the standard excess baggage charges will be applicable

For tickets issued on or after 03rd January 2020 and travel from 01st February 2020, the excess baggage charges for Newark will be same as other cities to USA

Currency in USD

* Extra Piece (0 ~ 23 Kg)
From/To INDIA Band 1 Band 2 Band 3 Band 4 Band 5 Band 6
INDIA - 240 200 180 160 130 100
Band 1 240 - 340 200 300 280 260
Band 2 200 340 - 300 - 260 240
Band 3 180 200 300 - 280 240 220
Band 4 160 300 - 280 - 220 200
Band 5 130 280 260 240 220 120 -
Band 6 100 260 240 220 200 - -
Band 7 50
** OVERWEIGHT: More than 23Kgs upto 32Kgs (single pc)
From/To INDIA Band 1 Band 2 Band 3 Band 4 Band 5 Band 6
INDIA - 130 110 100 90 70 50
Band 1 130 - 180 110 160 150 140
Band 2 110 180 - 160 - 140 130
Band 3 100 110 160 - 150 130 120
Band 4 90 160 - 150 - 120 110
Band 5 70 150 140 130 120 90 -
Band 6 50 140 130 120 110 - -
Band 7 40
Oversize : 158 ~ 203 cm ( Single pc)
From/To INDIA Band 1 Band 2 Band 3 Band 4 Band 5 Band 6
INDIA - 130 110 100 90 70 50
Band 1 130 - 180 110 160 150 140
Band 2 110 180 - 160 - 140 130
Band 3 100 110 160 - 150 130 120
Band 4 90 160 - 150 - 120 110
Band 5 70 150 140 130 120 90 -
Band 6 50 140 130 120 110 - -
Band 7 40
Applicability of Charges
Additional Piece(upto 23kgs) Excess Weight(upto 32kgs) Excess Size(above 158cms/60inches
&upto 203cms/80inches
Pieces allowed free
Pieces in addition to the free allowance

Oversize Baggage Fee Between India and USA/Canada

Description Charges
Part of FBA and excess weight upto 32kgs USD 130
Part of FBA and oversize upto 203cms/80inch USD 130
Excess Piece USD 240
Excess Piece and Weight(32Kgs) USD 370
Excess Piece and Size(upto 203cms/80inches USD 370
Excess Piece and Weight(upto 32kgs) and
Size(upto 203cms/80inches)
USD 500
Part of FBA and Excess Size above
203cms/80inches
USD 720
Excess Piece and Excess Size above
203cms/80inches
USD 960

Note: Baggage exceeding 203 cms/80 inches will only be carried as accompanied baggage if prior handling arrangements have been made with the carrier's local office.
TV can be included as a part of FBA and for Excess Piece and Size

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