KLM 2024 Baggage Allowance

If you’re travelling with KLM on an upcoming flight, here’s everything you need to know about KLM baggage allowance, restrictions, fees and charges.

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KLM 2024 Baggage Allowance

If you’re travelling with KLM on an upcoming flight, here’s everything you need to know about your baggage allowance and fees. Your baggage allowance with KLM is determined by your cabin class. 

KLM Carry-on Baggage

Passengers travelling in Economy class are permitted to carry one piece of hand luggage not exceeding 55 x 35 x 25cm, and a personal item not exceeding 40 x 30 x 15cm with a combined weight of 12KG

Passengers travelling in Premium Comfort class are permitted to carry two pieces of hand luggage not exceeding 55 x 35 x 25cm, and a personal item not exceeding 40 x 30 x 15cm with a combined weight of 12KG

Passengers travelling in Business class are permitted to carry two pieces of hand luggage not exceeding 55 x 35 x 25cm, and a personal item not exceeding 40 x 30 x 15cm with a combined weight of 18KG.

KLM Baggage Allowance
Economy Class on European and intercontinental flightsBusiness Class on European and intercontinental flights
Number of Bags:- 1 item of hand baggage
- 1 Personal Bag
- 2 items of hand baggage
- 1 Personal Bag
Size Dimensions:Hand Baggage: Max. 55 x 35 x 25 cm
Personal Bag: Max 40 x 30 x 15 cm
- Hand Baggage: Max 55 x 35 x 25 cm
- Personal Bag: Max 40 x 30 x 15 cm
Combined Max Weight:12 kg18 kg

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KLM Checked Baggage

Just like hand luggage, the checked luggage allowances depends on your ticket type purchased.

Economy Class on European and intercontinental flightsBusiness Class on European and intercontinental flights
Number of Bags:- 1 item of check-in baggage- 2 items of check-in baggage
Size dimensions:- max. 158 cm (L+ H+W)- max. 158 cm (L+ H+W)
Max Weight:- 23 kg (Combined)- 32 kg (Each)

Please note: If you’re travelling as a Blue Silver, Gold and Platinum member or a SkyTeam Elite/ Elite Plus member, you are allowed 1 extra item of check-in baggage of the dimensions stated above.

Children’s Baggage

If the child travelling will be in their own seat, hand baggage and checked in baggage are the same as an adult (Shown in the tables above).

However, if you are travelling with a child under two years of age you can bring on the following:

Number of Bags:- 1 item of hand baggage with baby care items
- 1 item of check-in baggage
Size Dimensions:Hand Luggage : max. 55 x 35 x 25 cm.
Max Weight:Hand Luggage : 12 kg
Checked Luggage: 10 kg

KLM Excess Baggage

When travelling with KLM Airlines, you will have to pay excess baggage fees if your baggage is overweight. This differs depending on your route of travel and number of bags you are travelling with. For information on excess baggage fees at KLM click here.

KLM Special Baggage

Because of limited space on KLM aircraft’s, you need to reserve for the transportation of some types of special baggage as early as possible – no later than 48 hours before departure. It is also extremely important to ensure that your reservation is confirmed before departure to ensure that you can take your special baggage with you. For the full list of requirements and regulations of exceptional baggage, click here to find out more.

KLM At-a-glance

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is the flag carrier of The Netherlands, and is also the World’s oldest airline, having been flying since 1919. Operating mainly from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, KLM uses multiple aircrafts including Airbus, Embraer, and Boeing. KLM is a member of the Sky Team Airline alliance alongside multiple other airlines.

Flying Since
Flying Since
1919
Airline Code
Airline Code
KL
Main Hub
Main Hub
Amsterdam Schiphol
Frequent Flyer
Frequent Flyer Program
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