Tag Archives: Luggage

Hand luggage rules: Latest travel update on banned items from cabin baggage

Hand-luggage-only passengers are increasing in number as cheap airlines offer no-frill tickets. This means not being allowed a bag in the hold without paying an additional fee. Britons instead cram everything they need for their holiday into one small suitcase to take into the cabin. Yet recent rules have changed regarding what is allowed into the cabin and what is ...

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British Airways: How much hand luggage can be taken onboard a flight for free?

British Airways flights could soon tackle the budget airline market as IAG introduce their new routes from Vienna with low-cost airline LEVEL. Low-cost airlines also offer no-frills tickets to keep costs low, meaning they often remove additional extras such as meals and hand luggage. Ryanair and Wizz Air are two airlines who have recently introduced new cabin baggage rules – ...

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Hand luggage rules: Which UK airline allows the most bags in the cabin for free?

Hand luggage rules can become confusing for passengers who fly with different airlines when travelling abroad. Some offer free baggage in the cabin, while other airlines do not. Airlines may also have different measurement restrictions, as well as weight restrictions for cabin bags. Which UK airlines offer passengers the most hand luggage, both weight and size, for free? Express.co.uk investigates ...

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Ryanair flights: Hand luggage costs increase AGAIN for passengers

Ryanair has been accused of increasing hand luggage fares again, just months after first introducing them, by consumer site Which?. The budget airline announced in January hand luggage was only permitted for passengers who purchased priority boarding for a flat-rate fee of £5. Passengers who pay the priority fee are allowed two pieces of hand luggage and to board the ...

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Virgin Atlantic baggage allowance: How much luggage can you take? New changes explained

Virgin Atlantic announced a change to their economy fare travellers to lower prices. Earlier this year, the airline announced “economy light” fares would mean that cabin bags would no longer be included. Instead, it would be a hand luggage only ticket, like many airlines now offer, to offer “Virgin Atlantic’s lowest fare”. Seat reservations will also not be included in ...

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EasyJet baggage allowance: THIS much hand luggage can be taken onboard for free

easyJet, the low-cost British carrier, was established in 1995 and has since offered cheap tickets for passengers to travel across Europe. With some flights under £30 one way, many choose the affordable airline for their holiday as it became the second-largest airline in Europe (behind Ryanair) in 2014. Yet the airline manages to keep the fares low by using additional ...

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American Airlines passenger horrified to find DEAD rat in luggage and warned of ‘plague'

Merry Cannon and her two children had been scheduled to fly with American Airlines from Fayetteville, Arkansas to Chicago for a connecting flight to Germany and later France, according to news.com.au. However, after a series of cancellations and delays, the family’s luggage got lost in transit and Ms Cannon revealed they were forced to wait “four or five days” to be ...

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