Emirates’ passengers who travel with additional
baggage can now enjoy a discount when they plan ahead.
has launched a new pre-paid additional baggage tool on its website
offering a discount that represents a 15% reduction on standard
“Advance planning can make a journey more
enjoyable and hassle-free. Now passengers with additional baggage
can also save money when they pay for the extra weight in advance
of their trip. We encourage passengers to weigh their suitcases,
and check the website for details on costs of additional weight,”
said Russell Sheldon, Senior Vice President, Network Passenger
Sales & Development, Emirates.
Emirates customers departing from
most Emirates airports will be able to purchase discounted
additional baggage online. Ticketed customers may
log-in to ‘Manage a Booking’ within 24 hours of
departure to purchase selected amounts of additional baggage.
routes that charge for additional baggage by weight, customers may
purchase 5, 10, 15, 20 or 25 kilos. The customer must purchase one
of these five amounts to suit the additional weight they wish to
For routes that charge by the piece, customers may purchase
one, two or three additional bags of up to 32 kilos each.
Purchases are non-refundable and
non-transferrable, and must be made between 24 hours and 90
minutes prior to flight departure. Adults and children only
qualify, not infants. Only one online purchase of additional
baggage per passenger per continuous journey is permitted.
Purchase is not available for departures from select cities and
other terms and conditions apply.
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