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Baggage Allowance for Air Arabia

Baggage Allowance for Air Arabia

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About Air Arabia

Air Arabia is the first and largest Middle East and North Africa's low-cost Emirati airline. It was established on the 3rd of February 2003, with a headquarter in the A1 Building Sharjah Freight Center, Sharjah International Airport. Air Arabia operates flights to over 170 destinations in the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, and Europe.


About Air Arabia

Checked Baggage

The following table entails the minimum fees for one-way flights for 1 passenger. 

Origin Country

Baggage Allowance

# of Pieces

Fees Starting from



20 KG

30 KG 

1 piece

AED 15

30 KG

40 KG

2 pieces

AED 20



20 KG

30 KG

1 piece

EGP 70

EGP 100

30 KG

40 KG

2 pieces

EGP 120



15 KG

20 KG

30 KG

40 KG

EUR 25

EUR 30

EUR 54

EUR 79

Air Arabia offers pre-book for checked baggage allowance online or via the call center, sales offices, or travel partners.

Excess Baggage

Baggage allowance purchase at the airport is only available for 20 KG. Any additional weight will be subject to excess baggage rates.
Please note that the maximum weight allowed per 1 piece of baggage is 32 kg, with total dimensions of 160 cms (W+D+L).

Hand baggage

  • Air Arabia offers a hand baggage allowance of 10 Kg, with total dimensions of 55cm x 40cm x 20cm (22in x 16in x 8in).
  • Infants below 2 years old are allowed 1 standard-sized bag 

Restrictions Imposed on Liquids are as Follows:

  • Liquids, pastes, or gels must be kept in individual containers of a maximum of 100ml.
  • Liquid containers must be put in a transparent, re-sealable 1 litre plastic bag, measuring 20cm x 20cm and completely sealed. 
  • For passengers transferring through the Middle East, liquid containers must be packed in a Secure Tamper-Evident Bag (STEB).

All the above restrictions apply to the departing airports of the Middle East, Europe, and North Africa. Liquids that don’t meet the criteria will be disposed at the airport security stations. 

Restricted Items for Both Check & Hand Baggages

  • Flammable, non-flammable, and poisonous gases: Butane, aqualung cylinders, oxygen, propane, etc
  • Flammable solids & liquids: Lighters, heater fuels, paint, and matches
  • Explosives & firearms: Handguns, automatic weapons, munitions, and ammunition
  • Infectious substances: Bacteria and viruses
  • Poisonous substances: Insecticides, weed killers, arsenic, and cyanide
  • Corrosives mercury: Acids, alkalis, and wet-cell batteries
  • Radioactive material, organic peroxides, and oxidising materials, 
  • Cooking oils
  • Striking matches and cigarette lighters

For more information, check Air Arabia official website.

FAQs for Air Arabia

  • Does Air Arabia allow web check-in?

    Yes, Air Arabia allows web check-in.

  • Does Air Arabia provide online seat selection?

    Yes, Air Arabia offers online seat selection at a nominal fee or free. It depends on your flight booking.

  • Can I cancel my flight on Air Arabia?

    Almosafer would help you with cancellations. Make sure to check our cancellation policy before making any changes. Furthermore, Cancellation information can be found via your booking details.

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  • Does Air Arabia offer priority boarding?

    Air Arabia provide priority boarding to business and first-class passengers, passengers with frequent flyer status or loyalty program members, and passengers with disabilities or special needs.

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