China Airlines

Important Information

Carry-on Baggage Rules & Fees

1. You can bring onboard one or two carry-on bags, depending on your class of travel, a personal item, a special item, and/or a ‘block-seat cabin bag’. The size & weight of each carry-on bag for all classes cannot exceed 56x36x23cm or 22x14x9in. and 7kg/15lb and must fit under the seat or in the overhead bin. (A test unit at either check-in counter or boarding lounge will determine if bag meets requirements.) If your cabin bags are overweight or oversized, they will be checked, put in the cargo hold, and excess baggage fees collected. 2. Economy class passengers are allowed1 carry-on bag; Business Class: 1 carry-on bag & 1 garment bag (folded up to 20cm thick); First Class: 2 carry-on bags, plus 1 garment bag (folded up to 20cm thick). 3. In addition, all classes can bring onboard the following personal items: handbag/purse, overcoat, wrap or blanket; small camera and/or binoculars; reasonable number of duty-free items, umbrella, laptop computer, infant’s onboard needs; food for onboard consumption. 4. Assistive devices, a child safety seat, baby bassinet & collapsible stroller are allowed. 5. ‘Block-Set Cabin Baggage is baggage too bulky, valuable or fragile to store in the baggage hold of the carrier and cannot exceed 75kg. Packed properly so as not to insure any passengers, it must fit into the extra seat you purchase for it; it not, you will need to purchase two seats for it. Object must be properly secured by seat belt & situated in the same cabin as owner – preferably next to owner.


  • Destination All Other Destinations (Weight Concept applies)
  • Linear dimensions/weight
  • Regular size & weight fees Economy: up to 20kg/44lb free
  • Overweight fees
  • Oversized fees
  • Destination To/From U.S.A. and Canada (Piece Concept applies)
  • Linear dimensions/weight 158cm/62in and 23kg/50lb
  • Regular size & weight fees Economy: First bag free.
  • Overweight fees
  • Oversized fees

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