Does Philippine Airline Have Free Baggage? from Sherra Finale's blog

Philippine Airlines offers the safest flight services to passengers at affordable airfare. The airline is the Pasay, Philippines-based flag carrier, which manages airline services on various continents and countries worldwide. Sometimes after booking the flight tickets, the customer might need to add excess baggage fur the travel date, and the query might arise: Does Philippine airline have free baggage? The customers must know about the baggage policy of the airlines and also about other rules and regulations of the airlines. To know about the free bags, you can read the steps mentioned below here:

1.For Domestic flights: If you are traveling in economy class, the limits must be within 10 kg for Econo Saver, 20 kilograms of Econo Value and econo flex, and 25 kg for premium economy. If the bookings are with business class, the baggage weight must be within 30 kg. 

2.For the Basco in economy class, the passenger will be allowed to take free baggage for up to the weight of 10 kg only. There will be no extra amount. 

The details for the international flights are provided in the blog below. 

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How many kilos of free baggage is allowed by Philippine Airlines?

The check-in baggage will be allowed for free only if the size of the baggage is within the specified limits of 32 kilograms. The airlines will charge no additional fees if the weight and size of the bag are within the limits. While check-in, if the luggage weight size exceeds the, it will be considered oversized baggage, and the passenger needs to collect the Excess Baggage Charge (EBC). 

What is the total baggage allowance in Philippine Airlines?

Before boarding the flight, the customers must calculate the bags' weight. You can read the significant information below:

1.Size for Check-in baggage: The total check-in baggage limit allowed by the airlines must be 62 in. (length + width + height) (158 cms). 

2.Checked baggage limits: For checked baggage, the single piece of the bag must be within 32 kg (70 lbs). If the size exceeds the limits, then airlines will charge extra fees from the customers. 

3.For carry-on baggage: The limits for the carry-on bag prescribed by the airlines must be within the maximum dimension of 56 cm * 36 cm * 23 cm (22 in * 14 in * 9 in). And the maximum weight the airline allows is 7 kgs (15 lbs). For every excess dimension, there will be further additional charges, which customers will have to pay. 

4.If the traveler is carrying any bag and the weight of the baggage exceeds 32 kg, then it must be repacked because the airlines will not accept it as a carriage. 

How much weight we can carry in international flight to Philippines?

If you have booked flight tickets for international destinations, you must carry the bags per the limits prescribed in the airlines' baggage policy. YOu can see the details related to baggage allowed for international flights here below:

The permitted baggage by the airlines is two pieces. 

For each piece of luggage, the maximum dimensions the airlines allow are 62 in / 158 cm. 

The weight allowed for each piece of luggage is 70lb / 32kg. 

If the weight crosses the limits, you will have to pay extra baggage fees. 

How to get connected with Philippine Airlines by using the Phone number? 

If the customer still faces any issues related to the baggage, then they must connect with the Philippine Airlines Customer Service team and get all their issues resolved directly. They can choose to get in touch by using the Phone call option. Follow the steps: 

Call at +1 (800) 435-9725.

Hear the IVR Commands and choose a number. 

Touch 1 for bookings. 

Touch 2 to cancel the flight. 

Touch 3 for baggage-related issues. 

Touch 4 if there are medical emergencies. 

What are the Fees for Excess Baggage? 

The fee for the entire ticket in one flight journey is USD 5.00 (per extra kilogram). The customer must pay for the "Excess baggage charge" (EBC). 

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