Overview

Air India Express is a low cost Indian airline company, established in the year 2005, headquartered in Kochi, Kerala, India. The company flies to 30 destinations and operates around 550 flights per week to all destinations including Southeast and Middle East Asia, has its hubs in Calicut International Airport. It is operated under Air India Express Limited and is a totally owned subsidiary of Air India (Flag Carrier Airlines of India).

Information

Baggage being very important, you must keep it in mind prior to travel. To avoid unforeseen anomalies therefore, you need to know certain stuffs before flight. Here, given below; are certain information you need to know.

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  • Dimensions - 55cm x 40cm x 20cm, Or
  • Weight – 7 Kg

Checked Baggage: 

  • Dimensions – 62 inches (Length + Breath + Height), Or 158 cm
  • Weight – 32 Kg

Weight dimensions limits

  • Weight- 7kg
  • Dimension- 115 cm

Checked Baggage: 

  • Weight: 32kg. 
  • In hold: 158 cm.

Infant Passenger Baggage Allowance:

  • Entitled to 10 kg checked luggage each

Charges

For every additional kilo of excess baggage a set amount of fine has to be paid (which is generally levied at prevailing rates). 

Special baggage

 Special Charges are levied. Also, registration and approval is required.

Travelling pet

Air India Express does not cater for traveling of pets on any of its flights. In case of service dogs travel, passenger needs to connect with the airline directly for permission. 

Baggage children

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  • Dimensions - 55cm x 40cm x 20cm, Or
  • Weight – 7 Kg

Checked Baggage: 

  • Dimensions – 62 inches (Length + Breath + Height), Or 158 cm
  • Weight – 32 Kg

Damage

Air India Express accepts no accountability for the damage/loss unless the items are identified and has, in writing, accepted them for carriage. The airline is limited to bear US $ 20 or equivalent in the currency of the country it has landed, only if the loss or damaged baggage has been reported to concerned person, before leaving the customs enclosure and if the same is not found within 7 days of reporting the lost baggage.

Restricted items

  • knives,
  • scissors,
  • Metals with pointed tips,
  • compressed gases,
  • Realistic copy of toy guns,
  • camping equipment,
  • Ice axes / ice picks,
  • flammable liquids and solids,
  • Utility knives,
  • matches; firearms,
  • Razor blades,
  • Sport equipment like baseball bats, bow and arrow etc.
  • Brass knuckles, Pepper spray, screwdrivers, hammers and drills,
  • Pellet guns, parts of guns and firearms,
  • Martial art weapons, Nunchakus, night sticks
  • Oxidizing Materials like bleach powder
  • Radio Active materials
  • Corrosives like acid or alkalies,
  • Infectious materials like live virus etc.