Hand luggage is the luggage you can take with you into the cabin of the aircraft.
Hand luggage suitable for placing in the closed overhead rack or under the passenger seat whose maximum dimensions cannot exceed 115cm: 55x40x20cm. With the following weight restrictions:
- Economy Class: 1 piece up to 8 Kg
- Executive Class: 2 pieces with a combined total weight of 16 Kg
No. Carrying hand luggage is free of charge on TAP/Portugália flights.
This is luggage that is transported in the hold of the aircraft.
It will depend on your flight ticket conditions. You can use the luggage allowance simulator to find out how much free checked luggage you can take. In accordance with International Occupational Health and Safety Standards, TAP does not carry bags or other pieces of luggage weighing more than 32 kg. Bags/volumes weighing more that 32kg must be carried as cargo. For more information click here.
No. The transport of checked luggage, although limited and varying according to cabin and destination, is free of charge in flights operated by TAP/Portugália. To find out how much checked luggage you can carry, please use our simulator.
It will depend on your ticket. For detailed information on the luggage allowance for your flight/route in Economy Class, please use our simulator.
It will depend on your ticket. For detailed information on the luggage allowance for your flight/route in Executive Class, please use our simulator.
The piece concept is based on the number of pieces of luggage that passengers are allowed to carry.
The weight concept is based on the total weight of luggage that passengers are allowed to carry.
TAP currently uses the piece concept on all operating flights. The same applies to Portugália flights.
To pre-book your extra luggage, you must contact our Contact Center. To verify if you have excess luggage, please use this calculator.
To find out the cost of your extra luggage, please use this calculator.
If you haven’t purchased it in advance, you can pay for extra luggage at the airport on the day of the flight.
If you’re travelling with a child over 2 years old, he will be given the same baggage allowance as an adult. For babies under 2, you may take 10 kg of luggage in the hold of the aircraft. Please read all special conditions for travelling with children and babies here.
Yes. One extra piece of checked luggage is allowed for:
- Silver Clients from the Victoria miles programme
- Gold Clients from the Victoria miles programme
- Star Alliance Gold clients