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Carry-On Allowance5 / 10
Checked Bag Allowance7 / 10
Excess Baggage Fees7 / 10
Overall Grade6.3 / 10
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Air Niugini Carry On 2011 - Cabin Bag Size & Weight Limit

Cabin baggage is limited to 5kgs (11lbs) per person.

On Air Niugini International and Domestic Flights each passenger may carry, in addition to the free allowance, the undermentioned articles only when retained in the passengers' custody, except items and that may be carried in the passenger baggage and cargo compartments of the aircraft.

A lady's handbag, lady's pocket book or lady's purse which is appropriate to normal travelling dress and is not being used as a container for the transportation of articles that would otherwise be regarded as baggage;
An overcoat, wrap or blanket;
A small camera or pair of binoculars;
A reasonable amount of reading matter for the flight;
Infant's food for consumption on flight;
Infant's basket, and
A fully collapsible invalid's wheelchair and braces or other prosthetic device for the passengers use; provided that the passenger is dependent upon them.

Any item that purports to be a specified article listed above, but does not visibly conform to the description set out must be weighed and such weight included in the total baggage weight.

All other articles including overnight bags, briefcase, typewriter, personal radios, ladies vanity or cosmetic cases, hat boxes, infant collapsible pram, wheelchairs, heavy cameras and reading matter which cannot reasonably be read during the flight, must be weighed with the baggage and subjected to normal rules.

Carry-On Security Rules

TSA - (USA): TSA Carry-On Regulations and TSA 3-1-1 Carry-On Liquids Rules

CATSA - (Canada): CATSA Carry-On Prohibited Items and CATSA Carry-On Liquids and Gel Restrictions

E-Cigarettes / Vape: TSA Rules for Flying with Electronic Cigarettes and Vape Pens 2023

Guns / Firearms: How to Fly with a Gun - TSA Rules 2023

Bluetooth Headphones: Using Bluetooth Headphones on an Airplane

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Air Niugini Checked Baggage Fees 2011 - Checked Bag Weight & Size Limits

International flights - Business Class: 30kgs (66lbs) per person, Economy Class: 20kgs (44lbs) per person

Domestic flights - Business Class: 20kgs per person, Economy Class: 16kgs per person

To/From USA - 2 pieces (the sum of the three dimensions, shall not exceed 158cm (62 in) per piece. Weight Allowance: 32Kgs (70lbs) each piece.

*Note: Infants - Under 2 years of age for Papua New Guinea domestic and international travel.

Allowance for Scuba Divers
Air Niugini offers the following baggage allowance for scuba divers;
International flights - 20kgs (44lbs) plus an additional 15kgs (33lbs) per person
Domestic flights - 16kgs (35lbs) plus an additional 15kgs (33lbs) per person
Air Niugini honours the International allowance for International passengers in direct transit on same day to a domestic port in PNG.

Useful Links

Linear Dimensions: What are Linear Dimensions?

Piece vs Weight: What is Piece Concept vs Weight Concept

Packing List: Travel Packing Checklist 2023

Marijuana / Cannabis: Rules for Flying with Marijuana / Cannabis in 2023

Delayed/Cancelled Flights: How to Claim Compensation for Flight Delays

Guns / Firearms: How to Fly with a Gun - TSA Rules 2023

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Air Niugini Overweight Baggage Fee 2011 - Extra Bag Fee - Oversize Baggage

Additional baggage may be carried at a fixed baggage rate per kilogram in excess. An excess fee will be collected for each kilogram of baggage over the designated free baggage allowance and for each piece that is overweight.

Please be aware that Storage limitations apply on some Air Niugini operated services.

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Air Niugini Sports Equipment Policies 2011

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Last Updated: 04 Aug 2011
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