African Express Airways was founded in the year 1986. It is the headquartered in Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya and flies to 30 destinations all across the world.


The Baggage is an integral part of your travel, and is very important a part for your trip. Since we want your trip to go well, we have decided to provide you with all the information pertaining to Baggage information.  

Checked Baggage: 

  • Weight- 20 kg

Infant Passenger Baggage Allowance:

  • Number- 1 piece of luggage besides the stroller or bassinet.
  • Weight- 20 kg
  • Dimensions- max 55x35x25 cm in size.

Weight dimensions limits

Checked Baggage: 

  • Weight- 20 kg


Baggage Charge for International Flights:

  • 24-45 kg: $18, 33-45 kg: $5

Baggage Charge for Regional/Domestic Flights:

  • 24-45 kg: $18, 33-45 kg: $5


Special baggage

Special Charges are incurred, approval and registration required. While booking tickets, you must by all means, register special baggage.


Travelling pet

  • You will need a standard airline pet carrier for your pet. 
  • Your must have certificates of good health.

Baggage children

  • Weight- 20 kg
  • Dimensions- max 55x35x25 cm in size.


In case of damaged or misplaced checked-in luggage, we implore you to contact the office of baggage-inquiry at the airport. After having shown the boarding pass, identity document and baggage check, you will have to fill up a form and identify all the details.

Restricted items

  • Stun guns
  • Airboards
  • Bows & arrows
  • Crossbows
  • E-Skates 
  • Oxboards
  • Hoverboards.