Overview

Compañía Panameña de Aviación is commonly called "Copa Airlines", established on 21 June 1944, and commenced business on 15 August 1947, is headquartered in Panama City, Panama. The company flies to 74 destinations, has its hubs in Tocumen International & El Dorado International AirpoAirport (Panama City).

Information

To ease your check-in experience prior to flight, you need to know the Baggage Policy. We at Copa; have decided to give you a full-fledged disclosure of our baggage policy. From Carry-On Baggage to Pet Policy, down below are the points you need to keep an eye on:

Carry-On Baggage/Hand Baggage

  • Number-1
  • Dimensions - 46 linear inches (115 cm)
  • Weight – 10 kg (22 lb)

Checked Baggage:  

  • Dimensions – 62 combined linear inches (158 cm) (height + length + width)
  • Weight – 32 Kgs( Bahamas and Cuba)

Weight dimensions limits

Hand Baggage

  • Number-1
  • Dimensions - 46 linear inches (115 cm)
  • Weight – 10 kg (22 lb)

Checked Baggage:  

  • Dimensions – 62 combined linear inches (158 cm) (height + length + width)
  • Weight – 32 Kgs( Bahamas and Cuba)

Infant Passenger Baggage Allowance:

  • Only 1 lap child per adult.

Charges

Baggage Charge for International:

  • São Paulo, Brazil (GRU)-US $75,00
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG)-US $75,00 etc.

Baggage Charge for Regional/Domestic Flights:

  • Baggage Charge for Domestic Flights-US $30,00

Excess Baggage Charges:

  • Baggage Charge for Domestic Flights-US $30,00
  • São Paulo, Brazil (GRU)-US $75,00
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG)-US $75,00 etc.

Special baggage

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

Bicycles:

  • Charges – US $100

Skiing equipment

  • Charges – US $100

Travelling pet

International Flights-

  • The cost is US$125 per cage or container Domestic Flights

Domestic Flights-

  • The cost is US$25 per cage or container.

Note: Pets not allowed in the Business Class or as checked/cargo baggage. 

Baggage children

Baggage for Children:

  • Same as adults 

Damage

  • To claim a lost luggage report within 21 Days
  • The claim must be presented inside the customs office at your destination.

Restricted items

  • Medications
  • Fireworks
  • Sprays (Division 2.2)