IMPORTANT CARRY ON LUGGAGE INFORMATION FOR ECONOMY CLASS PASSENGERS.
Please use the carry on luggage test units at check-in to ensure you comply with this requirement.
|Class||Check-in luggage||Cabin luggage||Dimensions of cabin luggage|
|Business||30kgs||2 Pieces not exceeding 7 kgs||115cm=56(L)+36(H)+23cm(depth)|
|Economy||23kgs||1 piece not exceeding 7 kgs||105cm=48(L)+34(H)+23cm(depth)|
|20kgs Noumea||1 piece not exceeding 7 kgs||105cm=48(L)+34(H)+23cm (depth)|
|30kgs Nadi Suva||1 piece not exceeding 7 kgs||105cm=48(L)+34(H) +23cm (depth)|
Baggage for children travelling in business or economy class are
entitled to the same baggage allowance as above. Infants are
entitled to 10kg for checked-in luggage.
If travelling with friends or relatives you can all pool your baggage allowance together and will all need to check-in together at the airport.
Please ensure that you are familiar with Airport
security check point rules and restrictions on carrying: Liquids,
Aerosols and Gels or LAGS. Refer to the following links for more
> Australian Department of Transport
> New Zealand Aviation Security Service
NB. Vanuatu follows the Australian rules, please apply these.
Ensure that your baggage is clearly labelled with your name both inside and outside your baggage.
Excess baggage charges will apply when a traveller's checked-in baggage exceeds the free allowance set by Air Vanuatu. Remember if you are travelling with friends or as a group you can pool your baggage allowance, however you must check-in at the same time.
If your checked-in baggage exceeds you baggage allowance you will be charged for excess baggage at the following rate:
|Departing From||Charge per Kilo|
|Vanuatu||VT 700 / per kilo|
|Brisbane||AUD10.00 / per kilo|
|Melbourne||AUD10.00 / per kilo|
|Sydney||AUD10.00 / per kilo|
|Auckland||NZD13.00 / per kilo|
|Noumea||XPF10.00 / per kilo|
|Nadi & Suva||FJD10.00 / per kilo|
Domestic checked baggage allowances
Travel originates or terminates:
|In Vanuatu, not in conjunction with International travel||10KGS|
|From or to Australia & New Zealand, using an Air Vanuatu or Qantas International flights, travelling on ATR-72 operated flights only between Port Vila, Santo and Tanna v.v. ** A 10KG allowance applies to all other aircraft types.||23KGS|
|From or to Australia & New Zealand, using any other international flight||10KGS|
|From or to New Caledonia, Fiji, using an Air Vanuatu International flight travelling on ATR-72 operated flights only between Port Vila, Santo and Tanna v.v ** A 10KG allowance applies to all other aircraft types.||20KGS|
|From or to New Caledonia, Fiji , using any other international flight||10KGS|
**To qualify, domestic and international flights must be reserved as a single transaction. Separate bookings will not permit the increased allowance on domestic ATR72 operated domestic flights** Call Air Vanuatu for your multi sector booking.
Domestic carry on luggage is strictly 5kgs per passenger.