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Caribbean Airlines Baggage Report Card

Carry-On Allowance8 / 10
Checked Bag Allowance7 / 10
Excess Baggage Fees5 / 10
Overall Grade6.7 / 10
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Caribbean Airlines Pet Policies

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Caribbean Airlines Carry On 2022 - Cabin Bag Size & Weight Limit

1 piece of carry-on baggage is allowed for all Caribbean Airlines flights

- One standard sized bag - maximum weight 10kgs (22lbs). Maximum Dimensions: L 22”x W 14” x H 9” (56cm x 35cm x 23cm) including wheels, handles and expandable pockets.

- In addition, one laptop sized bag, handbag or briefcase not exceeding L 13” x W 17” x H 6” (33cm x 43cm x 15cm).

- Your carry-on baggage must be able to fit under your seat and or in the overhead compartment; if not then your carry-on will be checked-in.

Extra, heavy and oversized carry-on bags are subject to carry-on bag fees. These bags will be tagged, placed in the baggage hold of the aircraft, and delivered to baggage claim at your destination.

Extra Carry-On Bag: $100 USD
Overweight Carry-On Bag: $50 USD
Oversized Carry-On Bag: $50 USD

Travelling with Infants on Caribbean Airlines
Passengers travelling with infants are also permitted one collapsible stroller/push chair, an infant carrying basket, or a car seat may be carried onboard subject to the availability of space.

Using another carrier and connecting to a Caribbean Airlines flight
If your journey involves another carrier, you should check your carry-on allowance with the airline/airport before travelling. However when connecting to Caribbean Airlines, our carry-on allowances will apply.

Special needs passengers
Passengers with special service needs may travel with their own mobility aids such as wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, scooters or any other special equipment required for their comfort or convenience in connection with their journey. If these cannot be carried in the passenger cabin they shall be loaded in the aircraft hold. These mobility aids are accepted free of charge.

Passengers may transport drones in their carry-on luggage only (luggage must conform to weight and size allowances).

Note: Passengers should ensure they are familiar with the laws regarding use of drones in the country they are entering.

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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Caribbean Airlines Checked Baggage Fees 2022 - Checked Bag Weight & Size Limits

Caribbean Airlines has adjusted it's fare classes and baggage fees for the following fare levels: Lite, Classic, Flex, Biz, Biz Flex. Be sure to check the new rules for all Caribbean Airlines Baggage Allowances in 2022

Caribbean Airlines Domestic Baggage Allowance 2022
Flights between Trinidad and Tobago - Economy Flex
1st Bag - Free (Maximum weight 23 kg / 50 lbs)
2nd Bag - TDD 3.00 / KG
All other baggage - TDD 3.00 / KG


Caribbean Airlines International Checked Baggage Fees and Allowances 2022
Each bag may weigh up to a maximum of 23 kg / 50 lbs, with maximum size of 157cm in Linear Dimensions (L+W+H).

Caribbean Airlines Lite Fare
1st Bag - $30 USD / $40 CAD
2nd Bag - $40 USD / $55 CAD
3rd Bag - $150 USD / $200 CAD
4th Bag - $175 USD / $235 CAD

Caribbean Airlines Classic Fare
1st Bag - Free
2nd Bag - $40 USD / $55 CAD
3rd Bag - $150 USD / $200 CAD
4th Bag - $175 USD / $235 CAD

Caribbean Miles Members in Executive Gold, Gold, and Silver levels, as well as Tertiary Level Students, are allowed a 2nd bag free of charge with a Classic Fare.

Caribbean Airlines Flex Fare
1st Bag - Free
2nd Bag - Free
3rd Bag - $150 USD / $200 CAD
4th Bag - $175 USD / $235 CAD

Caribbean Airlines Biz Fare
1st Bag - Free
2nd Bag - Free
3rd Bag - $150 USD / $200 CAD
4th Bag - $175 USD / $235 CAD

Caribbean Airlines Biz-Flex Fare
1st Bag - Free
2nd Bag - Free
3rd Bag - Free
4th Bag - $175 USD / $235 CAD

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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Caribbean Airlines Overweight Baggage Fee 2022 - Extra Bag Fee - Oversize Baggage

All baggage exceeding 23kg / 50 lbs on Caribbean Airlines will be charged an overweight baggage fee. Items in excess of 32 kg (70 lb) will not be accepted as checked baggage and may be transported via Caribbean Airlines Cargo.

No Excess Baggage shall be accepted during Embargo Periods (June 01-September 30, and Dec 01-Jan 31). During these travel periods, excess baggage pieces, excess weight or boxes will not be accepted when checking in for Caribbean Airlines flights between Grenada and North America (USA or Canada).

Another note, you may not bring any excess baggage on flights to/from Caracas, Venezuela, it will not be accepted.

Caribbean Airlines Excess Baggage Fees International Flights 2022
3rd Bag - $150 USD / $200 CAD
4th Bag - $175 USD / $235 CAD
Overweight Baggage Fee (between 23-32 kg / 50-70 lbs)- $75 USD / $90 CAD
Oversize Bag (over 157 cm): $75 USD / $90 CAD
Travelling Pet as Checked Baggage: $100 USD / $120 CAD

Caribbean Airlines Domestic Flights Excess Baggage Fees 2022 (Between Trinidad and Tobago)
Additional Bags: TTD 3.00 per Kilogram
Extra Weight (over 23 kg): TTD 3.00 per Kilogram
Oversize Bag: $75 USD
Travelling Pet as Checked Baggage: TTD 3.00 per Kilogram

Last Updated: 01 Mar 2022
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