AirAsia Berhad, is located near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is a low-cost Malaysian airline and the major airline company in Malaysia, considering both, fleet size & destinations. Air Asia operates to more than 165 destinations over 25 countries. The Company was founded on 20th December,1993.


Air Asia family longs to serve its customers better. Since baggage is an essential part of travelling, we at Air Asia wish to keep you updated with all the baggage information you need to know.

Down below are the points you need to keep an eye on:

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  • Dimensions - 56 cm x 45 cm x 25 cm,
  • Weight – 8 Kg

Checked Baggage: 

Let us keep you informed on what you can bring with you on-flight

Weight dimensions limits

Economy Passengers:

There is no free baggage allowance for checked bags.

Business Passengers:

  1. Baggage Allowance: 47 lb/20 kg
  2. Maximum Dimensions: 62 linear inches/158 cm 

 Infant Passenger Baggage Allowance:

Infants are not given any free baggage-allowance, since they are not allocated seats. However, we permit baby buggies/strollers/prams, etc. to be carried free of cost.


Baggage Charge for International:

  • 20kg, 25kg, 30kg and 40kg

Baggage Charge for Regional/Domestic Flights:

  • 15kg, 20kg, 25kg, 30kg and 40kg

Excess Baggage Charges:

 The rate is dependant on the airport from which you fly.

Special baggage

Special Charges are incurred if you’re carrying Special Baggage. Following are the different Special Baggage accepted by the airline:

Sports Equipment:

  • Weight – 23kg
  • Example: surfboards, bicycles, skis/snowboards, cricket equipment, and diving gear,

Musical Instruments:

  • 75kg (Dimensions: H 103cm x W 41cm x D 41cm)

Travelling pet

  • We do not allow pets on board our flights. This also includes guide/assistance dogs. 
  • Air Asia does not permit pets on board

Baggage children

( 2 to 12 years old): 75kg (Dimensions: H 103cm x W 41cm x D 41cm)


If your luggage is damaged and you find it thus at arrival, speak to a member of the staff at the information desk as soon you arrive at the airport. You can also contact us by calling us.

Restricted items

These items are permitted but need documentations and fall under restricted category:

  • hockey and lacrosse sticks, paddles etc
  • rifles and shotguns etc
  • ice skates, knives etc.