Baggage Rules, Limits, & Fees for Icelandair
When planning your trip with Icelandair, it is important to familiarize yourself with the baggage rules, limits, and fees to ensure a smooth and hassle-free journey. Understanding these regulations will help you avoid any surprises or additional costs at the airport. Here is an overview of the baggage policies for Icelandair.
For your carry-on bags, Icelandair allows each passenger to bring one standard-sized carry-on bag and one personal item onboard. The carry-on bag must not exceed the dimensions of 21.6 x 15.7 x 7.8 inches (55 x 40 x 20 cm) and should weigh no more than 22 pounds (10 kg). The personal item, such as a handbag or laptop bag, should fit under the seat in front of you.
Icelandair offers different baggage allowances based on the fare type and destination. For Economy Standard and Economy Light fares on domestic flights within Iceland, no checked baggage is included. However, you have the option to purchase additional baggage allowance if needed. For international flights, Economy Light fares do not include any checked baggage, while Economy Standard fares include one checked bag weighing up to 50 pounds (23 kg). Business Class passengers are allowed two checked bags with a maximum weight of 70 pounds (32 kg) each.
Extra, Oversized, and Special Items
If you plan to travel with extra, oversized, or special items, such as sporting equipment or musical instruments, Icelandair has specific guidelines and fees. Additional charges may apply depending on the size, weight, and type of the item. It is recommended to contact Icelandair directly to inquire about the specific requirements and fees for your particular item.
Note that air carriers often change the details of these rules and requirements, so be sure to check directly with Icelandair on the day you are flying for the most accurate and up-to-date information. This will help you avoid any inconvenience or unexpected charges related to your baggage.
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