Questions tagged [luggage]

Number of bags, cases and containers which hold a traveller's articles during transit. Prefer a more specific tag (see `tag info`) where relevant.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
5 views

Can I bring Philippine mangoes into France via checked-in luggage?

Can I bring Philippine mangoes to France without fuss (i.e. no need for some authority to inspect it) via checked-in luggage? If so, what is the maximum weight that I can bring? I did my due diligence ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
58 views

Carrying multivitamins and health supplements from India to UK in check-in baggage

I had bought a year's stock of multivitamins and health supplements (Fish oil capsules, Coronil, etc.) in Jan 22. All are in their original packages. I would be going from India to UK via Dubai/Abu ...
user avatar
  • 9
-1 votes
0 answers
104 views

Shifting Baggage of around 40 kg to UK from India

I want to take baggage of around 40 kg from India to UK. Is there any airline that can allow that much check-in baggage? If not, which airlines charge very less for extra check-in baggage? Thanks, ...
user avatar
  • 9
1 vote
2 answers
190 views

Does every airport have a luggage locker?

It may sound like a silly question but does every airport have a luggage locker? I want to travel to Alicante (Spain) and I am wondering if there is any luggage locker where my notebook can fit. I ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
138 views

BOS>DOH>MEL>ADL, baggage and customs questions

I'm an American citizen without much experience traveling internationally. I have a long international flight originating in Boston, USA, going through Doha, Qatar to Melbourne, Australia then to ...
user avatar
-5 votes
1 answer
121 views

Where can I see how long it took for checked-in luggage to be made available at the baggage reclaim area for past flights?

I'd like to estimate how long it will take me to leave the airport. If I have checked-in luggage and the immigration is smooth or absent (e.g., domestic flights), the bottleneck is typically waiting ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
106 views

Can I bring a suitcase on the Intercity train from Amsterdam to Groningen?

I'm traveling to the Netherlands this summer for a week, and I'll be landing at the Amsterdam Airport. To go to Groningen, I'd have to take the Intercity train for 2 hours. Should I buy the tickets in ...
user avatar
12 votes
2 answers
8k views

Can I travel with a suitcase full of condoms?

Let’s say I want to bring only thousands of condoms in my suitcase when traveling. Doesn’t matter if it’s with me on the plane or sent separately. Will I get in trouble for being suspected of ...
user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
182 views

International travel with IC (integrated circuit) chips

I will so travel with some ICs to Europe from the USA soon. I am going to Europe for a research visit and I need those ICs there. I am not sure if this will create some problems for me during security ...
user avatar
  • 206
1 vote
1 answer
181 views

Sending unaccompanied bag from one German City to Another by Train

I will fly in internationally to Frankfurt and then to Stuttgart via Deutsche Bahn. Then after a few days in Stuttgart I have to fly from Stuttgart to Berlin for a short business meeting and then to ...
user avatar
  • 2,026
1 vote
1 answer
349 views

What's Singapore Airlines' recheck luggage policy for international transit/stopover/layover at Singapore Changi Airport?

Assume a multi-city flight between 3 airports was purchased on https://www.singaporeair.com with an international transit/stopover/layover at Singapore Changi Airport of x hours. What's Singapore ...
user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
433 views

Can I bring 10 Wrist watches in my carryon for a US domestic flight?

I am traveling from Fort Myers Florida to Chicago Illinois. I have approximately 10 collector wrist watches in cases. Can they be put in my carry-on bag with me on the plane?
user avatar
  • 31
18 votes
6 answers
4k views

How to prevent damp items from getting gross in luggage

I occasionally travel for the weekend to a location 3 hours away by car. I have some toiletry items that I've often had to pack lightly damp, and despite me trying to take them out right when I arrive ...
user avatar
  • 291
8 votes
1 answer
294 views

Can I take an ant on a plane from Albania to a EU country?

This might be a weird question, but as an antkeeper I'm curious about any rules regarding bringing ants on a plane. In this particular case: on a flight from Albania to Belgium, but any broader answer ...
user avatar
  • 191
20 votes
1 answer
2k views

Is there a limit as to what distance airlines deliver delayed baggage?

Suppose I've self-arranged a connection through a given airport (connecting journey ticketed separately), and have checked baggage with me. I've made sure to do the usual things when booking a self-...
user avatar
  • 3,107
-1 votes
2 answers
65 views

Domestic to International Flight bag transfer. Delta to Neos

I have a flight from Cleveland (Delta) to JFK. Then JFK to Milan Italy. How does 2 check in bags work from Delta to Neos? What is the weight limit and what is the cost over 50 lbs? Do I have to go ...
user avatar
  • 1
2 votes
2 answers
187 views

Delayed baggage is here but not available to pick up

I just flew Milan (MXP) - Paris (CDG) - Boston (BOS) with Air France and once landed in BOS, I got the news that my baggage "didn't make it" and that I should have claimed a missing baggage ...
user avatar
  • 161
-5 votes
1 answer
214 views

Can't passengers of a car going through a Sentri lane bring their own luggage?

I read on https://expediteq.com/index.php?option=com_sppagebuilder&view=page&id=18 (mirror): A car can only use the SENTRI lane if all passengers (including children and infants) have a valid ...
user avatar
21 votes
4 answers
5k views

Accidentally left luggage abroad, and it's going to get shipped to me by a friend. Do I need to pay customs on getting my stuff back?

I spent some times in America in November but unfortunately, because of some logistical troubles (involving a forgetful friend), I had to leave without my main luggage. I'm hoping to get reunited with ...
user avatar
  • 373
8 votes
1 answer
3k views

Could you theoretically gate check a large suitcase instead of checking it normally?

Some US airlines will gate check carry-on luggage, either when they run out of overhead compartment space or when some bags are too large. In theory, would it be possible to bring a large suitcase (...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
121 views

How does the "delivery of baggage in connection" work with VivaAerobús?

I saw a "delivery of baggage in connection" desk with VivaAerobús at MEX airport. How does it work? Is it to retrieve one's checked in luggage during a layover or stopover? If so, does one ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
47 views

Where is the oversize baggage drop off at Milano Malpensa airport?

Flying from Milano Malpensa with oversize baggage, where do I drop that off?
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
104 views

Carrying disinfecting wipes in checked in luggage?

Is is allowed to carry disinfecting wipes (Clorox, Walmart brands) in checked-in luggage of international air travel originating from the US? There is an article about sanitizers, but it doesn't ...
user avatar
  • 123
0 votes
1 answer
66 views

Limit of electronics items to carry from HK via flight?

What is the limit on electronics items (laptops and tablets) that I can carry on a flight from Hong Kong? Can someone give me an approximate idea about the cost of excess luggage charge in HK?
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
83 views

Transfer of baggage Turkish airlines to Oman Air - LGW to HYD

Our family (2 adults and 3 children) are travelling from London Gatwick via Turkish Airlines, we transit at Istanbul and take a connecting flight to Muscat. Our stay at Muscat is only 2 hours and 10 ...
user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
1 answer
66 views

Checking luggage through from domestic flight (AA) to international flight (PAL) but separate tickets

I am flying from Las Vegas via American Airlines to Los Angeles to connect to Philippine airlines. I have separate tickets. Can I check my luggage through to my final destination if the tickets are ...
user avatar
  • 1
10 votes
1 answer
815 views

Amtrak: checking bags before the station opens

I have a 4:32am train from a station that opens at 4am. I wish to check my bags, and the train and station ostensibly support this; however, Amtrak's stated policy is that bags must be checked at ...
user avatar
  • 209
1 vote
1 answer
85 views

Monitor in Checked Luggage - Damage by Vibration/Shaking? [duplicate]

I'm about to travel with a 27" Monitor in it's original packing. I don't have any fears of it hitting another hard object and breaking that way, but I wonder if it can be damaged "by its own ...
user avatar
6 votes
1 answer
510 views

Luggage limit when travelling between Krakow and Warsaw by train

I am a student studying in Kraków for long time. My studies have now finished and I will be returning to my country. I have 4 big pieces of luggage (80 cm longest dimension). Is it permitted to use ...
user avatar
2 votes
3 answers
247 views

Bringing my video game on an international flight

I read the questions on this website about video games but I'm still confused, it is my first time dealing with this kind of stuff. I live in Brazil and I'm planning to fly to California - Los angeles....
user avatar
  • 21
2 votes
1 answer
110 views

How can I know with Aegean Airlines if I have Economy Light or Economy ComfortFlex fare?

I bought my tickets from Heraklion (HER) to Bilbao (BIO) with EDreams. I have three flights HER-ATH, ATH-FRA and FRA-BIO, and my first two are with Aegean Airlines. The only information I have is that ...
user avatar
  • 21
2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Can I bring hair treatment products and shampoo/conditioner over 100ml in my checked luggage?

Okay so I'm sorry if it's a dumb question but I've never been in a plane before and I'm LOST. I just wonder if I can take my treatment hair products and my shampoo/conditioner OVER 100ml in my checked ...
user avatar
  • 45
0 votes
1 answer
87 views

How to ship luggage from EWR to a local address in NJ

I want to know if there are any luggage shipping services at EWR that, upon flight arrival, could ship a few suitcases to a local address?
user avatar
  • 191
3 votes
0 answers
96 views

Baggage carousel for checked-in luggage tagged outside EU at Manises/Valencia Airport

Soon I will be travelling from New Delhi, India (non-EU) to Valencia, Spain (Schengen + EU). As there are no direct flights, I will be connecting either through Frankfurt, Germany (Via Lufthansa) or ...
user avatar
17 votes
3 answers
7k views

Can I pack a gas engine in my check-in luggage

I'm flying from New York (back) to Israel, and I'm wondering if it would be possible to pack a gas engine - new, in its original packaging in my check-in luggage. Here's what it looks like As far as ...
user avatar
  • 273
1 vote
1 answer
360 views

Will Flydubai check your luggage through an Emirates flight on separate tickets?

I have two separate tickets - one on Flydubai to Terminal 3 and then another one from the same terminal on Emirates. Will Flydubai agree to check my luggage through to Emirates? The Emirates pages on ...
user avatar
  • 79k
3 votes
1 answer
614 views

Connecting flight and checked luggage with Iberia

Next week I will fly by plane for the first time. I have checked baggage in my itinerary and it says it applies to PRG - SDR. However, there is a transfer in madrid. The itinerary says I should arrive ...
user avatar
  • 133
7 votes
7 answers
3k views

When packing a stack of folded t-shirts in a suitcase, how to reduce the likelihood that they unfold?

When packing a stack of folded t-shirts in a suitcase, how to reduce the likelihood that they unfold? Assume the suitcase will go on a car ride or take the plane.
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
106 views

I want to upgrade to first class but the middle flight cannot be upgraded

Right now I have a planned trip from Chicago to Colombia with stop in Miami in Main Cabin (American Airlines). I want to upgrade to business/first class but, it adds me one more stop in Atlanta. The ...
user avatar
  • 101
1 vote
0 answers
28 views

What is Emirates airline current checked in baggage allowance from USA to Iran?

I’m planning a trip to Iran in December with Emirates airlines and would like to get a ticket online; however I’m so confused about the checked baggages allowance. Some agencies say I can take 3 ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
301 views

Can I use plastic bag as a personal item

I am allowed to bring 1 carry-on luggage up to 7 kg and 1 personal item up to 5 kg. My carry-on luggage (backpack) will weight around 8 kg, which seems to violate the limit. Can I take 1 plastic bag (...
user avatar
39 votes
15 answers
9k views

How do you prevent somebody from stealing your luggage when traveling by air?

I've basically never flown. So I'm asking as somebody who has near-zero experience with airports. Especially modern ones. I very much worry that, after my luggage is "checked in" and ...
user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
392 views

Excess baggage on Vistara (or another airline) + KLM?

I have a single ticket from Kolkata, India to Amsterdam. The first part consists of a domestic flight with Vistara from Kolkata to Delhi and the next is with KLM from Delhi to Amsterdam. I was told by ...
user avatar
  • 87
2 votes
1 answer
190 views

Re-dropping off claimed baggage after international flight layover at SFO

I'll be travelling to Austin from Surat (India) via San Francisco. The itinerary is as follows Ticket 1: Surat <--> New Delhi - Air India New Delhi <--> San Francisco - ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
381 views

Baggage Allowance on connecting Delta Airlines flight

I am planning to book an international flight from Ahmedabad, India to Pittsburgh, US in the second week of August 2021. My planned itinerary is (not yet booked): Air India 532: Ahmedabad to New Delhi ...
user avatar
6 votes
2 answers
5k views

Can I split my 30kg check-in luggage into multiple suitcases?

I am travelling with Turkish Airlines, from Berlin to Istanbul, and I am allowed 30kg of luggage or check-in. However, in the booking it doesn't mention the number of luggage items that I am allowed. ...
user avatar
  • 1,489
1 vote
2 answers
240 views

What's the best way to take my PC and videogames to another country?

I have a gaming PC and a PS5 (also a Nintendo Switch, PSVita, Nintendo 3DS, but they're not a problem, I believe) and want to take all of them with me. About the PC: Leave the case here, disassemble, ...
user avatar
11 votes
5 answers
8k views

What happens if I bring 100+ of the same item in my luggage with the intention of selling?

Let's suppose I am going on a trip, and Victoria's Secret is on sale, so I buy tons of perfumes and take them to a country where they will be twice or three times the price I paid for them. If the ...
user avatar
16 votes
7 answers
6k views

Traveling with 24inch monitor

I bought a BenQ GL2480 monitor, which is a 24 LED MONITOR. Is putting it in my normal suitcase and covering it with some kind of protection a good idea? What if my suitcase gets scanned in the airport,...
user avatar
  • 161
0 votes
0 answers
80 views

Curb protectors on back of rolling luggage

I bought new luggage with wheels recently and realized that the two rubberized skids/glides/protectors that were attached vertically on my old luggage are not on my new luggage. I am trying to find ...
user avatar

1
2 3 4 5
28