Travel Update

Changes to checked baggage policy

June 15, 2012 - Air Canada is revising its checked baggage policy for customers with an Economy Class ticket issued on or after June 15, 2012, as follows:

  • Check one free bag and a 2nd bag for $100 CAD/USD (per direction) when you travel between the United States and the United Kingdom.

Other recent changes

  • Air Canada revised its checked baggage policy for customers with an Economy Class ticket issued on or after June 1, 2012, as follows:
  • Check one bag free and a second bag for $100 CAD/USD (per direction) when you travel between Canada/the United States and:
    • Europe (except the U.K.),
    • Egypt, Malawi, Morocco and Zambia
    • the Middle East (except Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates)

The checked baggage policy for customers with an Economy Class ticket issued on/after May 18, 2012 was also revised as follows:

  • Check 2 bags free when you travel between Canada/the United States and:
    • Africa (except Egypt, Malawi, Morocco and Zambia)
    • India,
    • Qatar,
    • Saudi Arabia,
    • Turkey and
    • the United Arab Emirates.

We invite you to view our complete checked baggage policy for any exceptions and other important details.

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