Cabin Baggage Allowances Germany

Hand & Cabin Baggage Rules – Germany

Here is our comparison guide to carry-on baggage allowances for the major airline carriers based in Germany. These allowances cover cabin baggage only, and apply to the individual airline. For those flying with code-share partners the rules of the respective partner apply.

Air Berlin Hand Baggage RulesAir Berlin Cabin Baggage Allowances

Air Berlin has a cabin baggage allowance of one item per adult passenger. Dimensions must be no more than 55x40x20 cm and the weigh no more than 6 kg, or 8 kg if containing a laptop.

Air Berlin business class passengers are allowed a second bag – max 6 kg only, except on flights to and from Canada and the United States.

Germanwings Hand Baggage RulesGermanwings Cabin Baggage Allowances

Germanwings passengers are allowed 1 item of cabin hand baggage with maximum dimensions of 55x40x20 cm and not exceeding 8 kg.

For those just taking foldable suit bags/carriers, the size permitted is a maximum of 57x54x15 cm.

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Lufthansa Cabin Baggage RulesLufthansa Cabin Baggage Allowances

Lufthansa passengers flying Economy Class may take 1 piece of cabin/hand luggage. Lufthansa First and Business Class you may take 2 pieces of hand luggage.

For all classes the sizes must be no larger than 55x40x23 cm with a maximum weight of 8 kg. However, foldable garment bags / suit carriers are allowed up to a size of 57x54x15 cm, but each will count as 1 item of hand luggage.

Note: On regional flights by small aircraft and those with destinations to countries with restrictive regulations, First and Business class passengers may have to check their second flight bag.

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Please remember to check with your airline before you travel as rules, allowances and regulations change, sometimes with little or no notice.

By comparison, for other UK and European airline cabin baggage allowances see our quick guides to

KLM – Arkefly – Transavia – KLM Cityhopper – Air France – Corsairfly – XL Airways France – Ryanair – easyJet – BMI – Flybe – Aer Lingus