Overview

Air Transat is a Canadian low cost leisure airline, established in the year 1987, headquartered in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. The company flies to 63 destinations across 30 countries, has its hubs in Montréal-Trudeau and Toronto-Pearson. It is operated and owned by Transat A.T. Inc.

Information

Garnering complete baggage information and policy followed by an airline is imperative to ensure no rules are being broken that could lead to extra fine for the passenger. Thus we have accumulated below all the basic baggage policy followed by Air Transat:

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  1. Dimensions - 51cm x 40cm x 23cm,
  2. Weight – 10 Kg (Economy Fare), 10 Kg (Option Fare) and 15 Kg (Club Fare

Checked Baggage: 

  1. Dimensions – 158 cm (Length + Breath + Height),

Weight:

  • Economy Fare –  2 Checked-in Luggage of 23 kg each at a charge of $25 for first and $35 for second.
  • Option Fare – 2 Checked-in Luggage of 23 kg each
  • Club Fare – 2 Checked-in Luggage of 23 kg each. 

Weight dimensions limits

  • Weight- 15kg
  • Dimension- 115 cm

Checked Baggage: 

  • Weight: 23 kg. 
  • In hold: 158 cm.

Infant Passenger Baggage Allowance:

  • Entitled to 5 kg checked luggage each

Charges

$200 for every additional baggage having weight of maximum 23 kg per every passenger. 

Special baggage

Special Charges are levied for special baggage like sports equipments and bicycles. Also, registration and approval is required.

Travelling pet

Must be Accompanied by a certificate of good health, and that your pet is transported in an approved pet carrier or cargo crate. Except for in-service dogs, having proper certified documents, no other pets are allowed in cabin in case of allergies for any passengers. CAD $150 is charged per animal for each way.

Baggage children

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  1. Dimensions - 51cm x 40cm x 23cm,
  2. Weight – 10 Kg (Economy Fare), 10 Kg (Option Fare) and 15 Kg (Club Fare

Checked Baggage: 

  1. Dimensions – 158 cm (Length + Breath + Height), Or

Weight:

  • Economy Fare –  2 Checked-in Luggage of 23 kg each at a charge of $25 for first and $35 for second.
  • Option Fare – 2 Checked-in Luggage of 23 kg each
  • Club Fare – 2 Checked-in Luggage of 23 kg each.

Damage

In case of any damaged, missing or delayed baggage, passenger is required to immediately get in touch with proper authorities of Air Transat once the flight lands. It is required for the passenger to fill out lost or damaged baggage claim to ensure proper process is followed to locate the baggage. A period of 5 days is taken by the airline to locate the baggage, on failure of which the passenger can fill out a claim form within 30 days of their arrival.

Restricted items

  • Knives,
  • Acids, cell battery liquid,
  • Scissors,
  • Radioactive materials,
  • Compressed gases,
  • Hoverboards, electric bicycles,
  • Camping equipment,
  • Balance wheels, mini-segways
  • Flammable liquids and solids,
  • Explosives and flares,
  • Matches; firearms