Etihad Baggage Allowance and Information

Etihad is the second-largest airline of the United Arab Emirates that operates more than 1000 flights per week and its head office is in Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi. The main base of this airline is Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Are you desiring to have a booking at Etihad Airways? Some passengers who want to have a booking but the low-down baggage policy. But, for this, we should have a proper understanding of the Etihad Airways baggage allowance rules. Let us have a look at the baggage allowance policy:


Understanding of the Etihad Airways baggage Allowance Rules:

If you are traveling in the economy class, then the baggage policy will be:

  • 1 cabin bag with the maximum weight of 7 kg and the maximum dimensions will be 50cm x 40cm x 25cm.
  • 1 personal item that can fit under the seat that is in front of you and the maximum weight should be 5 kg. it can be a laptop bag, handbag, or duty free purchase.

If the passenger is traveling in business or first class:

  • 2 cabin bags with a maximum weight of 12 kg and a maximum dimension of 50cm x 40cm x 25cm that includes wheels and handles.
  • 1 personal item of weight 5 kg.
  • There are certain items that can be exempted from the oversized baggage fee:

However, the weight must fall within the checked baggage allowance that is stated on your tickets, otherwise excess baggage fees would have been charged. The sports equipment to which it is applied are:

  • Golf clubs
  • Scuba diving equipment
  • Skis, poles, and ski boots
  • Bikes


Etihad Baggage for Kids Policy:

  • A passenger traveling to USA and Canada: 1 bag (up to 23 kg)
  • A passenger traveling to other destinations: up to 10 kg
  • If the passengers are traveling with infants or children up to 11 years, then they will be permitted to check in a pushchair, one stroller, carrycot, or approved car seat per infant/child as checked baggage.


Etihad Airways Customer Service can also be contacted if the passenger has any issues regarding the policies and the services.