Sri Lanka Airways Baggage Information

Checked Baggage Allowance

Weight Policy for Free Baggage

For routing excluding destined to / from North, Central and South America


Cabin ClassMaximum WeightDimension
Business Class40kg158cm/ 62 inch
Economy Class30kg158cm/ 62 inch
Infant -All classes10kg115 cm/ 45 inch

# There can be a change on weight on dimension depending on routes.


Piece Policy for Free Baggage

For routing destined to/from North, Central and South America


ClassDimensionNo of PiecesMaximum Weight per piece
Business Class158cm/ 62 inch232 kg each
Economy Class158cm/ 62 inch223 kg each
Infant -All classes158cm/ 62 inch123Kg


Hand Luggage

Cabin ClassMaximum WeightMaximum Pieces
Business Class7kg2
Economy Class7kg1


Hand baggage dimension must not be more than 56 x 36 x 23 cm (22 x 14 x 9 inches) or a total of 115cm (l+h+w).

Passengers who are travelling with infants are allowed to extra 5kg with dimension of 56cm x 36cm x 23cm (115cm).


Excess Baggage Charge

If passengers exceed the weight of baggage then a charge must be paid.

OriginDestinationCharge per KG in USD
Sri LankaSouth Asian Sub-Continent10
Sri LankaSouth East Asia15
Sri LankaJapan and Korea40
Sri LankaEurope30
Sri LankaMiddle East15
Sri LankaSouth West Pacific45
Sri LankaAfrica25
SASCSri Lanka10
SASCSouth Asian Sub-Continent12
SASCSouth East Asia15
SASCJapan and Korea30
SASCMiddle East12
SASCSouth West Pacific45
SEASri Lanka15
SEASouth Asian Sub-Continent15
SEASouth East Asia10
SEAJapan and Korea15
SEAMiddle East25
SEASouth West Pacific30
KoreaSri Lanka40
KoreaSouth Asian Sub-Continent35
KoreaSouth East Asia15
KoreaMiddle East30
KoreaSouth West Pacific35
EuropeSri Lanka25
EuropeSouth Asian Sub-Continent25
EuropeSouth East Asia45
EuropeJapan and Korea60
EuropeMiddle East25
EuropeSouth West Pacific65
Middle EastSri Lanka15
Middle EastSouth Asian Sub-Continent15
Middle EastSouth East Asia25
Middle EastJapan and Korea30
Middle EastEurope25
Middle EastSouth West Pacific45
Middle EastAfrica30
AfricaSri Lanka25
AfricaSouth Asian Sub-Continent25
AfricaSouth East Asia45
AfricaJapan and Korea50
AfricaMiddle East30
AfricaSouth West Pacific65
SWPSri Lanka35
SWPSouth Asian Sub-Continent35
SWPSouth East Asia35
SWPJapan and Korea35
SWPMiddle East45


OriginDestinationCharge per KG in JPY
JapanSri Lanka3100
JapanSouth Asian Sub-Continent3100
JapanSouth East Asia2000
JapanMiddle East5000
JapanSouth West Pacific5000

Area Definitions

SASC – India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Maldives,
Middle East – Bahrain, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, United Arab Emirates,
South East Asia (SEA ) – Cambodia, China, Hong Kong SAR, Indonesia,Kazakhstan,Malaysia,Philippines ,Singapore,Taiwan,Thailand,Vietnam
South West Pacific (SWP) – Australia, New Zealand
Europe – Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic,Denmark,Estonia,Finland,France, Germany,Greece,Hungary,Ireland,Italy, Latvia,Lithuania, Luxembourg,Netherlands, Norway,Poland,Portugal,Romania,Russia, Slovenia,Spain,Sweden,Switzerland,Turkey, United Kingdom, Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia
Africa – South Africa and Seychelles

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