Overview

Air Algérie is the national airline of Algeria, established on 15 March 1947, headquartered in Algiers, Algeria. The company flies to 69 destinations, has its hub in Houari Boumediene Airport.

Information

From Carry-On Baggage to Pet Policy, baggage-related information is one of the most essential information you will need before flying. Since we at Air Algerie, desire to give you a seamless and hassle-free service, we have listed below are certain baggage-related information which you need to keep an eye on:

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  • Dimensions - 30 Cm height, 40 Cm width and 20 Cm thickness
  • Weight – 1free cabin bag of 10 Kg maximum weight and 5 Kg for ATR aircrafts.

Checked Baggage: 

  • Dimensions – 158 cm.
  • Weight – 32 Kg

Weight dimensions limits

Hand Baggage

  • Dimensions - 30 Cm height, 40 Cm width and 20 Cm thickness
  • Weight – 1free cabin bag of 10 Kg maximum weight and 5 Kg for ATR aircrafts.

Checked Baggage

  • Dimensions – 158 cm.
  • Weight – 32 Kg

Infant Passenger Baggage Allowance:

  • Weight- 10 Kg.
  • Frequent flyers are permitted to an extra allowance offered differing from a card level to another

Charges

Baggage Charge for International:

  • Charges are incurred if exceeds size and weight limits.

Baggage Charge for Regional/Domestic Flights:

Excess baggage fee of $5.50 (Inclusive GST) will be charged for each extra kilogram in excess of the limit of 15kg or $16.50 per piece if the size-limit 140 cm.

Domestic:

  • Baggage Policy for First Class:

First – 40 kg

  • Baggage Policy for Business Class:

Business – 30 kg 

  • Baggage Policy for Economy Class:

Economy – 20 kg

International:

  • Africa (except Morocco and Tunisia): all classes – 40 kg.
  • Europe, Morocco, Turkey, Tunisia:
  1. Economy – 30 kg.
  2. Business & First – 40 kg.

Piece Concept – Amman Beijing, Cairo, Dubai, Montreal:

  • Economy – 2 pieces of checked baggage up to 23 kg each.
  • Business & First – 3 pieces of checked baggage up to 23 kg each.

Excess Baggage Charges:

  • Excess baggage fee of $5.50 (Inclusive GST) will be charged for each extra kilogram in excess of the limit of 15kg or $16.50 per piece if the size-limit 140 cm.

Special baggage

Special Charges are incurred. Registration & approval required.

  • Bicycles:

The Handlebars have to be turned lengthwise along the frame, pedals other important parts must be taken separately and pressure of the tires decreased.

  • Musical Instruments:

Must not exceed 23 Kg and dimensions must be up to 158 Cm.

Travelling pet

  • Pets Allowed in cabin – dog, cat, bird or other domestic animal. 
  • To find out rules & measures associated with your pet transportation, call us at the time of booking or contact us at our Call-center
  • Charges: Algeria – China: 15 000 DZD, China – Algeria: 1 300 CNY, China - Africa 1 700 CNY / 78 000 MRO / 130 000 XOF.
  • To be accepted for transportation, you must provide proper pet-support & must have an up-to-date record of vaccination

Baggage children

  • Weight- 10 Kg.

Damage

  • Lost Damage:
    1. Before leaving the arrival airport, contact Air Algerie
    2. If within 2 days, your luggage it is not found, you may submit a written claim.
  •  Missing Items:
    1. Provide all required documents & fill appropriate form to help in the search operation
    2. Must be declared within 03 days after the aforesaid flight.

Restricted items

  • Samsung “Galaxy Note 7” handsets
  • electronic cigarette