Air Canada Airlines

Important Information

Online check-in & baggage payment

Within 24 hrs of scheduled departure flight; then simply drop off bags at “Baggage Drop” or curbside check-in station within 6 hrs of departure. Higher fees apply for Airport check-in.

Carry-on Baggage Rules & Fees

Your carry-on bag must fit easily in the Carry-on Baggage Check near check-in counters & at the gate. Approximate dimensions: 22x14x9 in. or 56x36x23 cm or a linear dimension of 114cm/45in. Oversized bags which do not fit into the overhead bins of the airplane will incur a fee. You can also carry on board one of these items: (a) a purse, briefcase, camera bag or diaper bag; OR (b) one laptop computer (must be carried on); OR (c) one item of similar or smaller size of (a) or (b). You are also allowed to bring onboard: a jacket (or an umbrella - check first); food & drink purchased past security checkpoint; duty-free items; strollers, child restraint seats, or assistive devices (wheelchairs or crutches). All carry-on items must fit into the overhead bin or under the seat in front of you.

Checked Baggage Rules & Fees

All overweight/oversized charges are per piece.

BAGGAGE RULES & FEES BY DESTINATION

  • Destination Between Canada & the U.S. (incl. Hawaii)
  • Linear dimensions/weight 62in/157cm; 50lb/23kg
  • Regular size & weight fees 1 bag free, 2d bag $30; each add’l bag $100
  • Overweight fees $75 for 23-32kg/50-70lb
  • Oversized fees $75 for 169-292cm/63-115 in; Overweight & oversized: only one fee
  • Executive Class & Executive Executive Class & Executive
  • Super Elite & Elite Super Elite & Elite
  • Star Alliance Gold Star Alliance Gold
  • Prestige Star Alliance Silver Prestige Star Alliance Silver
  • Destination Between Canada & the U.S. and Europe
  • Linear dimensions/weight 158cm/62in; 23kg/50lb
  • Regular size & weight fees 1 bag free; 2d bag $50 each way
  • Overweight fees $100 for 23-32kg/50-70lb*
  • Oversized fees $100 for160-292cm/63-115 in; fee.*(Overweight & oversized: only one fee)
  • Executive Class & Executive First Executive Class & Executive First
  • Destination Canada and Mexico, Costa Rica & the Caribbean
  • Linear dimensions/weight 158cm/62in; 23 kg/50lb
  • Regular size & weight fees 1 bag free; 2d bag $20 each way
  • Overweight fees Not available
  • Oversized fees Not available
  • Executive Class & Executive First Executive Class & Executive First
  • Destination To India & Brazil
  • Linear dimensions/weight 158cm/62in; 2kg/50lb-for India; 32kg/70 lb Brazil*
  • Regular size & weight fees 1 bag free, 2d bag $50 for Canada-India travels; only 2 bags for Brazil travel
  • Overweight fees $100 for 50-70 lb; each add’l bag $225 for India*; no info on Brazil
  • Oversized fees $100 for 23-32 kg for India*; no info on Brazil.
  • Executive Class & Executive Executive Class & Executive
  • Destination To all other Points, except India & Brazil
  • Linear dimensions/weight 158cm/62in; 2kg/50lb
  • Regular size & weight fees 2 bags free
  • Overweight fees $100 for 50-70lb; each add'l bag $225*
  • Oversized fees $100 for 23-32kg.* Ovweight/oversized - only one fee
  • Executive Class & Executive Executive Class & Executive
  • Destination Within Canada
  • Linear dimensions/weight 62in/157cm; 50lb/23kg
  • Regular size & weight fees 1 bag free; 2d bag $20 each way; each add'l bag $100
  • Overweight fees $75 for 23-32kg/50-70lb;*
  • Oversized fees $75 for 160-292cm/63-115in. Overweight & oversized - only one fee*
  • Executive Class & Executive First (EC&EF) Executive Class & Executive First (EC&EF)

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