Aerolineas Argentinas Bagage et bagage à main

What is Aerolineas Argentinas policy on hand baggage?

When flying with Aerolineas Argentinas, the carry-on allowance depends on the fare purchased:

  • PROMO fare for domestic flights within Argentina – only one personal item.
  • All other fares – one piece of hand baggage plus one personal item.

The carry-on allowance is subject to weight and size restrictions as follows:

Hand Baggage Maximum Weight Maximum size
Carry-on bag Domestic flights, Economy Class – 5 kg (11 lbs)
Domestic flights, Club Economy Class – 10 kg (22 lbs)
International flights, all classes – 10 kg (22 lbs)
55 x 35 x 25 cm
(22 x 14 x 10 in)
Personal item 3 kg 40 x 30 x 15 cm

Other items that you may carry on board are a coat, an umbrella, a small camera, a walking stick. Infants have no carry-on allowance, but a stroller, a baby walker or a folding baby chair are accepted free of charge in the passenger cabin, subject to space availability.

What is Aerolineas Argentinas policy on checked baggage?

Aerolineas Argentina determines the free baggage allowance based on the Piece System:

Free Baggage Allowance
Route Economy Business
Promo Base Plus Flex
Air Shuttle*
Club Economy / Club Condor /
Promo Club Condor
Domestic No allowance 1 x 15 kg 2 x 15 kg each 2 x 23 kg each
Colombia No allowance 1 x 20 kg 2 x 20 kg each 2 x 20 kg each
Dominican Republic No allowance 1 x 20 kg 2 x 20 kg each 3 x 20 kg each
Regional** No allowance 1 x 23 kg 2 x 23 kg each 2 x 23 kg each
Mexico No allowance 1 x 23 kg 2 x 23 kg each 3 x 23 kg each
The US No allowance 1 x  23 kg 2 x 23 kg each 2 x 23 kg each 3 x 23 kg each
Europe No allowance 1 x 23 kg 2 x 23 kg each 3 x 23 kg each***
*Buenos Aires – Córdoba / Mendoza
**Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay.
***Exception – Europe Promo Club Condor – 2 x 23 kg each.

The maximum size per piece of checked baggage is 158 cm (sum of all dimensions) for all travel classes.

Excess Baggage Fees

If your baggage exceeds the allowed weight, size or quantity, you will have to pay excess baggage fees that will depend on the route:

Excess Baggage Fees – Additional Piece
Route 1st Additional Piece 2nd+ Additional Pieces
Advance purchase* At the airport Advance purchase* At the airport
Domestic within Argentina ARS 749 ARS 1700 ARS 999 ARS 2100
Argentina, Regional** ↔ Regional** USD 20 USD 40 USD 40 USD 80
Argentina, Regional** ↔ Colombia, Peru USD 30 USD 60 USD 50 USD 100
South America*** ↔ Dominican Republic, Mexico USD 50 USD 90 USD 70 USD 110
South America*** ↔ the US USD 120 USD 150 USD 120 USD 150
South America*** ↔ Europe USD/EUR 60 USD/EUR 80 USD/EUR 100 USD/EUR 120
*Advance purchase of additional pieces of baggage is available up to 3 hours before departure, online, through Aerolineas Argentina Contact Center or commercial offices.
**Regional – Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay.
***South America – Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay.

The maximum weight allowed per piece of checked baggage is 32 kg, except 23 kg within Argentina and between Argentina and Chile.

Excess Baggage Fees – Overweight or Oversized Piece
Route Overweight Piece Oversized Piece
16-23 kg 23-32 kg 158-300 cm
Domestic within Argentina* ARS 850 ARS 2300
Argentina, Regional* ↔ Regional** USD 60 USD 100
Argentina, Regional ↔ Colombia, Peru USD 70 USD 100
South America ↔ Dominican Republic, Mexico USD 80 USD 120
South America ↔ the US USD 100 USD 150
South America ↔ Europe USD/EUR 100 USD/EUR 150
*On domestic flights within Argentina and flights between Argentina and Chile, the maximum weight per piece is 23 kg.

Sports Equipment

The following sports equipment is considered special baggage and accepted upon the payment of the applicable special baggage fee: bicycle, boogie boarding, bodyboarding, fishing, golf, hunting firearms, kitesurfing, sandboarding, scuba diving, snow skiing, snowboarding, surfboard not exceeding 300 cm long, water skiing, wakeboarding.

Route Special Baggage Fee
Domestic within Argentina* ARS 800
South America ↔ South America USD 50
South America ↔ International USD/EUR 100

Other sports equipment, not specified above, may be carried as regular checked baggage. Canoes, kayaks, hang gliders, kitesurfing equipment, oars, pole vaults, spears, and windsurfing equipment are not accepted and must be sent via Aerolíneas Cargo.

Baggage Service

In case of damaged baggage, passengers must present themselves at the Aerolineas Argentinas baggage claim counter and fill a form to declare the missing or damaged content and its value. This constitutes a formal complaint and must be resolved within 30 days. The claim must be made before leaving the airport. If the passenger leaves the airport and then presents the claim, proof that the damage or pilferage occurred during the flight must be made.

If your baggage is lost or delayed, you must make a claim at the airport Baggage Services office in the baggage claim area and then use Aerolineas Argentinas Baggage Tracer at no cost.

More information here >>