China Southern Airlines has increased its free,
checked baggage allowances on a range of international and Chinese
domestic air routes.
Initially until 31 October, Economy Class
passengers using published airfares on the Sydney-Guangzhou and
Melbourne-Guangzhou routes will be entitled to check in up to 30
kilograms of luggage free of charge, while Premium Business Class
passengers on the same routes will be able to check in 40
kilograms without fees.
Chinese passport holders travelling on student
visas between Australia and China will be entitled to 40 kilograms
when travelling in Economy Class, recognising that they may be
travelling to Australia for an extended period of study, or
returning during a break or at the end of their course.
The new Economy and Premium Business Class
limits each represent an increase of 10 Kilograms per passenger.
China Southern is also increasing checked
baggage allowances on a range of other key international routes
including Amsterdam, Paris, Dubai and Los Angeles.
Additionally, where passengers fly on an
international sector with China Southern, then continue on a
domestic China flight with the airline, the baggage allowance will
be the same on the internal routes as it is on the originating
The new baggage allowances apply only for China
Southern Airlines flights (CZ) only, cannot be combined with
flights on other carriers and must be endorsed on the ticket at
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