Choosing your carry-on can be hard, especially when you’re worried about sticking to airline baggage allowances. Sometimes working out exactly what you’re allowed to take on board with you can be a little tricky, that is why we have put together this simple chart full of the worlds most recognisable airlines and there maximum dimensions and weight allowances.

AIRLINE MAX. DIMENSIONS MAX. WEIGHT
Aegean Airlines 56 x 45 x 25 cm 8 kg
Aer Lingus 55 x 40 x 24 cm 10 kg
Aeroflot 55 x 40 x 20 cm 10 kg
Aerolineas Argentinas 55 x 35 x 25 cm 10 kg (international flights)
5 kg (domestic flights)
Aeromexico 56 x 36 x 23 cm 10 kg
Air Canada 55 x 40 x 23 cm 10 kg
Air Caraïbes 55 x 40 x 20 cm 12 kg
Air Europa 55 x 35 x 25 cm 10 kg
Air France 55 x 35 x 25 cm 12 kg
Air India 55 x 40 x 20 cm 8 kg
Air New Zealand (max. 118 cm) 7 kg
Air Transat 51 x 40 x 23 cm 10 kg
Airberlin 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
Alitalia 55 x 35 x 25 cm 8 kg
All Nippon Airways 55 x 40 x 25 cm 10 kg
American Airlines 56 x 36 x 23 cm
Arkia 55 x 40 x 20 cm 7 kg
Asiana Airlines 55 x 40 x 20 cm 10 kg
Austrian Airlines 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
Blue1 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
BMI 55 x 40 x 23 cm 12 kg
British Airways 56 x 45 x 25 cm 23 kg
Brussels Airlines 55 x 40 x 23 cm 12 kg
Cathay Pacific 56 x 36 x 23 cm 7 kg
Cebu Pacific 56 x 35 x 23 cm 7 kg
China Airlines 56 x 36 x 23 cm 7 kg
Condor 55 x 40 x 20 cm 6 kg
Corsair 55 x 40 x 20 cm 12 kg
Czech Airlines 55 x 45 x 25 cm 8 kg (tarief standaard)
12 kg (tarief flexi)
Delta Airlines 56 x 35 x 23 cm
Easy Jet 56 x 45 x 25 cm
EL-AL Israel Airlines LTD. 56 x 45 x 25 cm 8 kg
Emirates 55 x 38 x 20 cm 7 kg
Ethiopian 55 x 40 x 23 cm 7 kg
Etihad Airways 50 x 40 x 21 cm 7 kg
Finnair 56 x 45 x 25 cm 8 kg
Flybe 55 x 35 x 20 cm 10 kg
Germania 55 x 40 x 20 cm 6 kg
EUROWINGS 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
HOP! 55 x 35 x 25 cm 12 kg
Iberia 56 x 45 x 25 cm 10 kg
Israir 50 x 40 x 20 cm 8 kg
Japan Airlines 55 x 40 x 25 cm 10 kg
Jet Airways 55 x 35 x 25 cm 7 kg
Jet2 56 x 45 x 25 cm 10 kg
KLM 55 x 35 x 25 cm 12 kg
Korean Air 55 x 40 x 20 cm 12 kg
LAN 45 x 35 x 25 cm 8 kg
LOT 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
Lufthansa 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
Malaysia Airlines 55 x 35 x 25 cm 7 kg
Monarch 56 x 40 x 25 cm 10 kg
Norwegian 55 x 40 x 23 cm 10 kg
8 kg (to/from Dubai)
Olympic Airlines 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
Philippine Airlines (max. 115 cm) 7 kg
Qantas 56 x 36 x 23 cm 7 kg
Qatar Airways 50 x 37 x 25 cm 7 kg
Ryanair 55 x 40 x 20 cm 10 kg
Scandinavian Airlines 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
Singapore Airlines (max. 115 cm) 7 kg
South African Airways 56 x 36 x 23 cm 8 kg
Swiss International Airlines 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
TAM 55 x 35 x 25 cm 8 kg
Tap Air Portugal 55 x 40 x 20 cm 8 kg
Thai Airways 56 x 45 x 25 cm 7 kg
Thomas Cook 55 x 40 x 20 cm 6 kg
Thomson 55 x 40 x 20 cm 5 kg
Transavia 55 x 40 x 25 cm 10 kg
TUI 55 x 40 x 20 cm 6 kg
TUI Fly 55 x 40 x 20 cm 6 kg
Tunis air (max. 115 cm) 8 kg
Turkish Airlines 55 x 40 x 23 cm 8 kg
United Airlines 56 x 35 x 22 cm
US Airways 56 x 36 x 23 cm
Vietnam Airlines 56 x 36 x 23 cm 7 kg
Virgin Atlantic 56 x 36 x 23 cm 10 kg
Vueling 55 x 40 x 20 cm 10 kg
Wizz Air 42 x 32 x 25 cm
XL Airways 55 x 35 x 25 cm 5 kg

 

For any that are not on the list you can search their website or contact the airline directly to find out their baggage allowances. We highly reccomend you find both the carry-on and checked baggage allowances before flying and purchase a luggage scale to ensure you’re always within the weight allowances before you’ve even left the house!

*Please note these stats are for economy only.