TUI Baggage Allowance

TUI Airways 2019 Baggage Allowance

Travelling with TUI Airways? Find out everything you need to know about TUI Airways baggage allowance, restrictions, fees and charges.

Note: The baggage allowance will depend on whether the booking is for a package holiday or a flight only booking.


Package Holidays

Hand Luggage: 1 piece of hand luggage, 5 kg, 55 x 40 x 20 cm.

On some holidays, you are entitled to 7 kg.

This will be clearly shown whilst you are booking.

Checked-in Luggage: 15 kg.

On certain types of holidays, you have a bigger allowance of 20 kg.

This will be clearly shown whilst you are booking.


Flight Only Bookings

Hand Luggage: 1 piece of hand luggage, 5 kg, free of charge, 55 x 40 x  20 cm.

Things like laptops, handbags and items bought at the airport must fit within your 1 piece of hand luggage. You must be able to lift this hang luggage into the overhead storage.

Checked-in Luggage: You can book for checked-in luggage for an extra charge through the Flight Extras website.


Premium Club: You have the option of upgrading to Premium Club and you’ll receive a luggage allowance of 23 kg as well as 7 kg hand luggage.


Infants: under 2 years old, get a 10 kg luggage allowance. A pushchair can be carried on board free of charge.


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TUI Excess Luggage

Please refer to the Flight Extras website for the exact charges for upgrading from the standard luggage allowance.


TUI Larger Items

Sports Equipment:

You will need to call 0203 451 2695 at least 2 months before you travel to pre-book the equipment onto the flight. If the booking is not confirmed, the airline may refuse to carry your equipment at the airport.

Diving Equipment:

If you’re carrying diving equipment, and a diving certificate is shown at check-in, you will be entitled to an extra 5 kg luggage allowance fee. If more allowance is required, please check it in for an extra charge.

Musical Instruments:

If your instrument is larger than the maximum hand luggage dimensions (55 x 40 x  20 cm), you’ll need to check it in for an extra charge.


TUI Airways Excess Luggage

If your luggage is heavier than your luggage allowance when you check in, you’ll need to pay an excess luggage charge, as outlined below:

Short haul flights: £13 or €17 per kilogram.

Mid haul flights: £15 or €19 per kilogram.

Long haul flights: £18 or $27 per kilogram.

Charges may vary depending on the season you’re travelling in.

If you’re paying by credit card, you’ll also need to pay a credit card fee.

 

Uni Baggage – Airline Baggage Alternative

Instead of having to worry about collecting your baggage at the carousel and the inflexibility of having to calling 2 months prior to your travels and paying expensive excess baggage fees at the airport – use Uni Baggage instead! All luggage is usually delivered within 2-3 working days, giving you a greater flexibility when travelling.

Uni Baggage provides a great low cost alternative to airline baggage, with a low cost, fast and convenient luggage shipping service which allows you to travel hands-free! It means you’ll save yourself a lot of time at the airport when you don’t have to check-in your bags, no waiting around at luggage carousels on the other side and ultimately, one less thing to worry about whilst you travel. To give you that extra peace of mind, Uni Baggage offers £100 free compensation cover on every single shipment and we have a dedicated customer support team should you have any questions or concerns.

Book online and Uni Baggage will collect your luggage and deliver it quickly and safely to where it needs to go. As well as providing a reliable door to door service, Uni Baggage offers luggage tracking, SMS and email notifications the entire way through. Uni Baggage ships to 200+ countries worldwide. To find out more, visit our luggage shipping page.

Learn more:

Airline Baggage Information

Easyjet Baggage Allowance

Ryanair Baggage Allowance

Aer Lingus Baggage Allowance

Luggage Shipping


Content is based on information gathered from the following sources on 01/08/18:
https://www.tui.co.uk/
https://www.tui.co.uk/destinations/info/luggage-allowance