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Luggage Size Guide

Please note that these are suggested sizes only, based on our experience.

Traveling for:

Recommended Capacity:

Typical height of case: (or longest side)


15 to 30 litres 

55cm or smaller 


30 to 60 litres 

55cm to 63cm case

One to two week - single person 

60 to 80 litres 

63cm to 70cm case

One to two week - family 

80 to 110 litres 

75cm to 80cm case

Long-haul / ski 

110 litre plus 

80cm plus


Cabin/Carry-On Baggage Allowance

One cabin bag per passenger* weighing up to 10kg with maximum dimensions of 55cm x 40cm x 20cm, plus 1 small bag up to 35 x 20 x 20 cms. Due to cabin space limitations only 90 cabin bags (55 x 40 x 20 cms) can be carried in the cabin, any remainder will be carried free of charge in the aircraft hold. 

The good news is that all passengers can bring a second piece of hand luggage on-board with them. The second piece of cabin luggage can have the maximum dimensions of 35 x 20 x 20cm.

Cabin/Carry-On Baggage Allowance

Aer Lingus flights (Shorthaul and Longhaul)

Baggage is restricted to one piece per passenger.
The maximum dimensions for a cabin bag are: 55cm x 40cm x 24cm or 22in x 16in x 9.5in. Baggage dimensions shall be measured at the longest point, including the wheels and handles.
Baggage must weigh under 10 kgs/22lbs and be small enough to fit in overhead bins or under your seat.

Plus one small personal item (not applicable for Aer Lingus Regional):Small handbag, laptop, duty free or baby changing bag which must be placed under the seat in front.  Max size 25cm H (10”) x 33cm W (13”) x20cm D(8”)

Aer Lingus Regional (Operated by Aer Arann) Max weight 7kg max size 48cm H  x 33cm W  x 20cm D


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