Emirates to allow extra baggage of up to 15kgs on certain flights

The allowance is for economy class passengers on certain flights



Dubai airline Emirates is allowing extra baggage of up to 15kgs for economy class passengers on certain flights as part of a new promotion.

The extra baggage offer is in addition to the existing free baggage allowance of 30kgs, but will only be applicable to tickets purchased in UAE for travel starting in Dubai.

It is also valid for sale until September 30, 2017 and travel until December 13, 2017. Certain other conditions also apply.

Passengers flying to the following cities will have extra baggage allowance of 15kgs: Abidjan, Accra, Dakar, Entebbe, Harare, Luanda, Lagos, Lusaka, Manila, Cairo, Casablanca, Nairobi, Addis Ababa, Algiers Guangzhou and Dar Es Salaam.

Meanwhile, the airline will allow an additional 10kgs per passenger on flights to Amman, Islamabad, Kabul, Khartoum, Lahore, Multan, Sialkot, Tunisia and Peshawar.

It will also allow for 10kgs extra baggage on select flights to certain other cities.

DestinationExtra Checked Baggage AllowanceTotal Baggage AllowanceApplicable Flights 
Abidjan, Accra, Dakar, Entebbe, Harare, Luanda, Lagos, Lusaka, Manila, Cairo, Casablanca, Nairobi, Addis Ababa, Algiers Guangzhou and Dar Es Salaam15kg45kgAll Emirates flights
Amman, Islamabad, Kabul, , Khartoum, Lahore, Multan, Sialkot, Tunisia and Peshawar10kg40kgAll Emirates flights
Karachi10kg40kgEK604/600/606
Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong10kg40kgEK584/586/7018/7020/ 7022/7014/7016/7024
Mumbai10kg40kgEK500/502/508
Kochi10kg40kgEK532
Delhi10kg40kgEK512/514
Hyderabad10kg40kgEK528
Chennai10kg40kgEK546
Jakarta10kg40kgEK368/369
Cebu, Clark10kg40kgEK338
Beijing15kg45kgEK308/309
Colombo10kg40kgEK654

 

The airline also confirmed that Skywards members will receive even more extra baggage allowance when travelling to these destinations.

Skywards Member TierExtra Checked Baggage Allowance
Silver Member12kg
Gold Member16kg
Platinum Member20kg