Carry on baggage

Carry on baggage
Last update: 07 Mar 2019
Carry on baggage

Baggage type: Carry on

Travel class: Business Class

Max allowed size (Height x Length x Width):
55 x 40 x 23cm / 21,5 x 16 x 9in

Height: 55cm / 21,5 in

Length: 40cm / 16in

Width: 23cm / 9in

Max allowed weight: 7kg / 15,4lbs

Number of baggages: 2


For Economy Class passengers an allowance is one bag up to 7kg, linear dimenesion the same as Business Class.

All Classes passengers may have one additional item. Personal items list, whose passengers can carry on board with carry-on baggage:

  • A lady handbag, pocket book or purse, which is appropriate to normal traveling 
    dress and is not being used as a container for the transportation of articles, 
    which would otherwise be regarded as baggage.
  • Laptop
  • An overcoat, wrap or blanket.
  • A small camera and/or a pair of binoculars.
  • A reasonable amount of reading material for the flight.
  • Infant’s food for consumption in flight.
  • Infant’s carrying basket.
Full baggage policy on the official Ethiopian Airlines site »

Checked baggage

Checked baggage, limits, allowance, flights
Last update: 13 Oct 2016
Checked baggage

Baggage type: Checked Baggage

Travel class: Business Class

Max total allowed size (Height + Length + Width):
not exceed total 62in / 158cm with handles & wheels

Max allowed weight: 32kg / 70 lb

Number of baggages: 1


Economy Class passengers allowed up to 23kg / 50lbs weight checked baggage.

Number of checked baggage depend on flight destination. All detailed baggage allowances list You can find on Official Ethiopian site »

Full baggage policy on the official Ethiopian Airlines site »

Claim Information

Claim Information
Last update: 13 Oct 2016

Detailed Lost or Damaged Baggage information on Official Ethiopian airlines site »

More About Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines
Last update: 25 Oct 2016

Ethiopian Airlines has a long history that it was founded in 1945. Since then, the airline grew expanding its network offering services to as many as 80 destinations across Asia, Africa, Americas, and Europe. It also offers cargo flight services to as many as 17 destinations in Africa, Middle East and Asia. The airline has its operating base located on the grounds of the Bole International Airport and it operates a fleet of 63 Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier Dash and McDonnell Douglas aircraft.

Over the years of flying passengers, the airline has introduced many programs and awards to its guests along with extraordinary services. The hostile environment and excellent services provided attract customers all over the world. The airline is known for its loyalty program ShebaMiles to frequent travelers, who can enjoy scores of benefits. To join the program, the applicant needs to fill in all the details in the application form that is available as paper form or e-form according to the passengers' need. Personal information like the first and last name and contact number provided should match with the passport details. Once you are registered for this program, you can get a temporary membership card number. This card number has your full name details and your account number. You can accrue several miles through this card number.

With the ShebaMiles program, you can earn miles with much ease just by booking car rentals, by staying at their service partner hotels, or by shopping on board. The miles are increased automatically when each time you use the service program. The frequent flyers are rewarded with bonus miles and they are valid only for the selected flights. These miles are valid for three consecutive years accounted from the start of your program. Members are informed duly upon the expiration of their miles. Miles are not awarded for the passengers who cancelled their journey. Upon a successful journey with the airline, you can get the extra miles added and the same will be reflected in your account on the 5th day from the date of your journey.

The airline also offers well-connected cargo network. On the website you can track the cargo just by entering AWB (Airway bill number). The airline handles perishable shipments with all kinds of export and import of goods and animals. It is specialized in shipping horticulture products, live animals, mails and couriers, and dangerous goods, which are handled in separated sections allotted based on the category.

Ethiopian Airlines offers all the information about flights and tickets on its official website. You can find details for flight schedules, flight status, baggage allowance, baggage essentials and restrictions, travel information, in-flight menu, check-in options, and onboard facilities with a few mouse clicks. So, get ready to experience a great flight journey in this African airline.

Once you buy tickets of this airline, you will be able to avail the Ethiopian airlines baggage allowance which allows customers to carry in the flight's cargo a specific pre-defined weight of baggage without any extra cost, as a minimum cost is inclusive in the price of the ticket which you will buy. You can book confirm flights with them any time you want and avail a large range of deals that they offer.

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